Presidential borehole scheme heads to Mat South

PGI recently installed approximately 100 boreholes in Buhera ahead of this year’s Independence Day celebrations at Murambinda growth point.
By Julia Ndlela May. 21, 2024

Gwanda disconnects water over ballooning debts

In a notice on Thursday this week, Gwanda town clerk Priscilla Nkala said the council would disconnect ratepayers owing the local authority.
By Silas Nkala May. 18, 2024

Zinwa resumes water production at Dande River

Zinwa head for communication and marketing, Marjorie Munyonga, confirmed the developments in a written statement to NewsDay recently.
By Nhau Mangirazi May. 13, 2024

Major water crisis looms in urban areas: Zinwa

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has since declared the drought a state of national disaster, saying government required  at least US$2 billion to feed food insecure families.
By Lorraine Muromo May. 8, 2024

Major river cyanide poisoning crisis deepens

The cyanide spillage has affected plot holders that use Dande River for their horticulture and other farming chores ,including domestic consumption.
By Nhau Mangirazi Apr. 28, 2024

EditorialComment: Cyanide disaster sign of big problem

The incident at Eureka mine raises a pertinent issue about the Ministry of Mines and Mining Development’s capacity to enforce standards in mining operations.
By The Standard Apr. 28, 2024

Hwange wants Zinwa to hand over water reticulation services

HLB argues the Zinwa must hand-over the water and sewerage management to it in line with the Urban Councils Act, which vests the management of the services in local authorities.
By Sharon Sibindi Mar. 31, 2024

Zinwa concerned over depleting water table

Water levels are also depleting due to a prolonged dry spell.
By Lorraine Muromo Feb. 28, 2024

Water crisis haunts Binga South villagers

Lubimbi said water shortages had also led to some young girls being sexually abused during the search for water.
By Patricia Sibanda Feb. 2, 2024