Infrastructure TRANSPORT

Ensure toll fees (income) from ZINARA are put to proper use

In progress
May 2019

ZINARA Top Bosses In Stampede Resignation May 12, 2019

ZINARA acting CEO Mathlene Mujokoro and audit manager Shadreck Matengabadza have resigned. 19 ZINARA employees were arrested for fraud cases involving more than US$210 000.

May 2019

Mnangagwa crack unit probes Zinara May 03, 2019

The Special Anti-Corruption Unit in President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s office has opened a fresh probe into Zimbabwe National Road Administration (Zinara) senior managers over multi-million dollar vehicle insurance tender fraud, it has emerged.

Apr 2019

New board brings sanity at Zinara April 15, 2019

Normalcy has returned at the ZINARA after the new board led by Engineer Michael Madanha stamped its authority and ordered the road fund to stop implementing road projects, which is a preserve of local authorities.

Apr 2019

Govt gets tough on Zinara April 04, 2019

Government will not hesitate to cancel all existing fraudulent joint venture deals between the Zimbabwe National Roads Administration (Zinara) and any private firms as efforts to cleanse the organisation of maladministration gather pace.

Apr 2019

Zinara pays US$589k to non-existent firm April 02, 2019

Zinara paid out over half a million United States dollars to a non-existent company between 2012 and 2013 under its “special projects arrangement”, investigations have revealed. An audit by Grant Thornton shows that cumulatively, Zinara paid Bermipools US$589 748, 94 in two years.

Mar 2019

Zinara under fire over huge wage bill March 26, 2019

Zinara was yesterday put under scrutiny in Parliament over revelations by Auditor-General Mildred Chiri that the road agency was paying employees hefty salaries in contravention of stipulated limits. The officials were asked to explain why they had failed to comply with the 2,5% of revenue statutory limit on wages, with salaries taking up to 11% of the revenue.

Mar 2019

Zinara gets tough on road contractors March 11, 2019

Zinara will set up a committee to monitor contractors and roads rehabilitation work to ensure that the country gets quality roads. Zinara board chairperson, Michael Madanha said incompetent contractors will be compelled to redo the roads at their own expense.

Oct 2018

Govt set to transform ZINARA October 16, 2018

The Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure Development says it is geared at ensuring that the Zimbabwe National Road Administration (ZINARA) is transformed into an efficient institution with sound corporate governance structures. The process of identifying the new board of directors for ZINARA has started.

Jun 2018

Zinara fires CEO June 23, 2018

Zinara wielded the axe on chief executive officer Nancy Masiyiwa-Chamisa on Thursday as the corruption scandal rocking the parastatal reached tipping point.