Masvingo Residents Bemoan Limited Access To IDs
A GROUP of about 20 residents associations has expressed concern over the continued lack of access to national registration documents at the Registry Offices. They say the impediment is a clear violation of the people’s right to vote in the upcoming by-elections. Local council and parliamentary by-elections are set forRead More
Let’s Talk About Nomination Processand Youth Participation
MURRA programs manager Rumbidzai Magurupira and ZESN programs officer Rekai Rusinga will be guest speakers on a Live Radio discussion on YAFM from 1200-1230hrs 19 January 2022 .
Residents outraged as council auctions bus for ZW$20 000
MASVINGO residents are up in arms with the city council after thelocal authority sold a functioning bus for a paltry ZW$20 000 at anauction which was held without their knowledge. The 75-seater AVM bus, which was used by the council to ferry workers towork was auctioned by a local auctioneerRead More
Murra will be live on Hevoi FM
Murra will be live on Hevoi FM @ 5:30pm to discuss the impact of covid-19 lockdown on residents.
MASVINGO COUNCIL CUTS DOWN RATES
By Tatenda Chitagu The Masvingo City Council, which had hiked charges by 400 percent in the new budget, has relented to pressure from residents and reduced the charges by 21 percent. Residents are however still not accepting the new charges, saying the local authority should reduce the hike by 200 percent. TheRead More
Update on Rate Hike Meeting Alert.
The meeting between our leadership and Masvingo City has come to an end. The two parties have PARTIALLY’ agreed on the need to cut cost and adjust the budget. The council has pledged to hold an special full council meeting by the end of this week to come up withRead More
Rate Hike Meeting Alert.
Residents Alert. April 21 This communications serves to inform our membership that your esteemed MURRA leadership and its legal advisers is currently holed up in a crucial meeting with City Council management to discuss the issue of unjustified rates hikes that saw current bills ballooning beyond the reach of manyRead More
Residents condemn looting of subsidised mealie-meal by police manning queues at retail shops.
by Murra information Residents condemn looting of subsidised mealie-meal by police manning queues at retail shops. MURRA would like to express concern over allegations by residents that some unscrupulous and rogue police officers manning mealie meal queues at Sisk and Yeukai business center abused their power of office to lootRead More
RESIDENTS TAKE COUNCIL TO COURT OVER WATER
Masvingo residents have filed an urgent High Court application in a bid to force the local authority to supply water to residential areas during the 21 day national lockdown. Masvingo United Residents and Ratepayers Alliance (MURRA) filed the papers citing Masvingo City Council, the Minister of Local Government, Minister ofRead More
Bad State of Mucheke River
Bad State of Mucheke River… .Masvingo journalists under Zimbabwe Union of Journalists(ZUJ), are currently touring the river with the assistance of Masvingo United Residents and Ratepayers Alliance, Mutirikwi Sub Catchment council and Environmental Management Agency. Journos came face to face with pollution in the rivers that feeds into Lake Mtrikwi,Read More