Council Agrees Payment Plans with SMEs

By Correspondent The Marondera Municipality has agreed to meet and discuss lenient rates payment methods with SMEs who are struggling during Covid19 lockdown. Speaking at the Zimbabwe National Editors Forum dialogue discussing impacts of COVID-19 in Marondera Mayor Cllr Chengetai Murowa said there are going to engage informal sectors and SMEs representative. “We want to…

Isolation Centre Shut Down Over Tiles

By Staff Reporter Government has condemned Marondera council’s isolation centre over wood tiles saying the building is not conducive to receive Covid 19 patients despite the local authority having massively invested in it. Marondera Municipality had turned a worship centre popularly known as Farmer’s Hall in the CBD into an isolation centre before the Health and…

Council Losing ZW$100K Per Day

Staff Reporter  The cash strapped Municipality of Marondera is losing an estimated $100k in revenue due to the ongoing Covid 19 national lockdown. Despite the revenue collection offices being open at council chambers, the local authority has not been collecting meaningful revenue due to movement restrictions. Open Council Marondera is reliably informed that council collects…

34 Under Covid-19 Monitoring in Marondera

STAFF REPORTER MARONDERA– Thirty four (34) people in Marondera are under monitoring as a precautionary measure as officials seek to tighten monitoring systems against the Coronavirus pandemic. This was disclosed by the Provincial Medical Director (PMD) for Mashonaland East, Dr Simukai Zizhou (pictured) whilst presenting a report to the heads of government departments and ministries…