Economy INDIGENIZATION AND ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT

Creation of supporting infrastructure for modern vending stalls in all major towns

In progress
Oct 2018

Build vendors toilets, Govt orders council

www.herald.co.zw October 19, 2018

GOVERNMENT has directed Harare City Council to urgently construct adequate ablution facilities at the new Coca Cola Corner vending site in Harare to cater for nearly 2 000 vendors who were moved from the central business district (CBD). Over 1 000 vendors are occupying the open space and adequate toilets are required as a matter of urgency to prevent a cholera outbreak.

Sep 2018

Police enforce vending ban

www.herald.co.zw September 17, 2018

A SMALL group of illegal vendors yesterday engaged in running battles with the police as they refused to leave the streets as part of Government efforts to contain the cholera outbreak, which has so far killed 30 people. The Harare City Council had on Friday appealed to the illegal vendors to vacate the Central Business District.