The Minister of Local Government, Public Works and National Housing,
Saviour Kasukuwere today suspended all the 25 councillors of
Chitungwiza Municipality. The councillors have been suspended on
allegations of corruption, abuse of office and dereliction of duty
among other various offences. The Minister used the Local Government
Laws Amendment Act to suspend the said councillors.
Information at hand now points that the Minister has since appointed a
commission to be led by Mr Madzudzo Pawadyira and others including the
District Administrator for Chitungwiza, Ms Chisango and a Mabhiza, a
former councillor in Chitungwiza and businessman.
More details are to follow…..