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Commissioning of ZUPCO Buses
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His Excellency, President Dr. ED Mnangagwa at the Official Ground-breaking of The Cyber City in Mt Hampden
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New Parliament Completed
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  • Ministry honours Retired Employees
    The Ministry of Local Government and Public Works has honoured its former employees with certificates and a borehole each as part of a gesture to appreciate their time in service. Six of the retirees were presented with the certificates at a colourful ceremony held at the Ministry headquarters in Harare on Friday. Those who received...
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  • Traditional leaders key in Fight against GBV
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  • Local Gvnt PS appointed into UN (CERF) Advisory Group
    Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Local Government and Public Works Mr Zvinechimwe Churu has been appointed into the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) Advisory Group. In a statement on 30 September 2022, UN CERF announced that United Nations Secretary General Mr General António Guterres appointed Mr Churu to be part of the eight new...
  • Cyber City Project Kickstarts
    President Emmerson Mnangagwa (Front) at the official groundbreaking ceremony of a new infrastructure development project named “Cyber City” in Mount Hampden, Mashonaland West Province, Zimbabwe, on July 20, 2022. The Cyber City, which will be constructed on 2.5 million square meters of land, will see the construction of cutting-edge office spaces, high-end residential spaces, shopping...