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Sewege rehabilitation kicks off in Mbare..

Harare City Council has started the rehabilitation of sewage pipes in Mbare as it moves to address some of the causes of the Cholera pandemic.

Last updated 6/19/2023 7:54:04 AM
City of Harare commemorates World Bicycle Day

City of Harare has held World Bicycle Day commemorations aimed at rethinking mobility and making streets safer for every cyclist, pedestrian and motor...

Last updated 6/19/2023 7:49:51 AM
Council promotes culture

City of Harare is providing Community Halls and Community Centres for Arts groups as a way of promoting cultural diversity, Acting Housing and Communi...

Last updated 6/19/2023 7:48:17 AM
Council targets litterbugs

Mayor Jacob Mafume has urged the city’s municipal police to intensify enforcement of the Harare (Anti-litter) by-Laws contained in Statutory Instrumen...

Last updated 5/30/2023 9:06:24 AM
City of Harare takes clean-up campaign to Borrowdale

City of Harare held a clean-up campaign in Helensvale, Borrowdale which was spearheaded by Borrowdale District Office.

Last updated 5/30/2023 9:04:43 AM
Shun corruption, Mayor tells City cops

Mayor Jacob Mafume has urged Municipal police officers to shun corruption and respect human rights in the enforcement of by-laws.

Last updated 5/30/2023 9:03:28 AM
Council promotes physical health

Harare City Council has embarked on a Zumba body fitness programme aimed at raising awareness for physical health.

Last updated 5/30/2023 9:01:54 AM
City of Harare encourages children to fight cholera

City of Harare held a catch them young programme at Budiriro 5 Council Primary School aimed at encouraging children to take preventive measures agains...

Last updated 5/30/2023 8:59:59 AM
City rolls out Polio vaccination

City of Harare Health Services Department has embarked on a massive Polio SIA vaccination programme aimed at combating the deadly child killer disease...

Last updated 5/30/2023 8:58:44 AM
Council employs raft of measures to combat Cholera

Council is implementing a cocktail of measures including stopping water rationing in the western suburbs and clearing sewer blockages in all hot spots...

Last updated 5/23/2023 7:52:06 AM
Council upgrades Mbare sewer system

Harare City Council is carrying out a sewer pipeline replacement project in Mbare in an effort to minimize sewer blockages in the area.

Last updated 5/23/2023 7:50:28 AM
Harare must work, Mayor

City of Harare has introduced community based refuse collection as a way of improving waste management.

Last updated 5/23/2023 7:48:58 AM
Council tighten screws on corruption

Mayor Councillor Jacob Mafume says Harare City council is committed to fighting corruption as it benefits a few individuals at the expense of resident...

Last updated 5/23/2023 7:47:05 AM
Council prioritizes supply of adequate water to residents

Council is implementing a raft of measures which include negotiating with chemical suppliers and introducing new technology with a view to ensure that...

Last updated 5/23/2023 7:45:04 AM
Junior Councillors leading by example

Harare City Junior Council has held a clean-up campaign in the Central Business District.

Last updated 5/8/2023 7:41:18 AM
Council serving war vets to get their stands

Plans to allocate stands to war veterans who are still serving in council are at an advanced stage with city fathers set to sit next week to finalise ...

Last updated 5/8/2023 7:38:52 AM
Cholera cases now 13

There are now 13 confirmed cholera cases in Harare and 44 suspected as at May 5, 2023.

Last updated 5/8/2023 7:35:33 AM
Council records an increase in markets revenue

Council has recorded a significant increase in revenue collected from the informal sector during the first quarter of 2023 with the City set to invest...

Last updated 5/8/2023 7:33:51 AM
Mayoress Mafume donates to the less privileged

Mayoress Elizabeth Mafume on behalf of Mayor's Cheer Fund board donated 100 boxes each of instant noodles from Nestlea to various children's homes.

Last updated 5/8/2023 7:17:23 AM
Mabvuku Poly Clinic conducts urban voucher programme

The urban voucher programme being carried out at Mabvuku Poly Clinic since November 2021 is aimed at increasing maternal health access to the disadvan...

Last updated 4/14/2023 9:53:33 AM