Articles by Bernard Chiguvare

Magistrates court currently convening in a car park

Labour department closed the court building after contractor failed to complete refurbishments


Brief | 6 August 2021

Undocumented immigrants left out of vaccination programme

Electronic Vaccination Data System only accepts documented immigrants


News | 19 July 2021

Desperate Zimbabweans living on the streets of Musina say municipality makes their hard lives worse

“I thought I had grabbed a way of living … but I now live by scavenging from bins”


News | 1 July 2021

Limpopo villagers have to buy their drinking water

Taps stopped working in Mabendenge five years ago


Brief | 24 June 2021

Limpopo community health workers demand permanent jobs

They also say they lack protective gear for Covid-19


Brief | 8 June 2021

Protesters shut down dam in Limpopo

Villagers say they live metres from the dam but their water supply is intermittent


Brief | 2 June 2021

78-year-old Limpopo granny says she doubts she’ll ever see her promised house

Councillor says construction will start “soon”


Brief | 12 May 2021

Parents demand brick and mortar classrooms for rural Limpopo school

The provincial education department says construction will start during the 2022/23 financial year


Brief | 10 May 2021

Villagers march to Makhado to demand services and job opportunities

Mayor acknowledges that there are service challenges


Brief | 16 April 2021

Equal Education demands audit of school feeding programmes in Limpopo

Activists say there are still learners in Mashashane, Polokwane not getting meals when they’re not at school


News | 23 March 2021

Limpopo learners sit at home because of a shortage of teachers

School battling to accommodate children


Brief | 11 March 2021

Children’s shelter faces closure after department stops funding

“We have no option but to go out in the streets begging” says a 20-year-old living at the shelter


News | 2 March 2021

Market stalls built by municipality left to rot for years

Giyani hawkers want to know why stalls were never allocated


Brief | 23 February 2021

Some schools still not feeding learners

The national feeding scheme was meant to recommence on 27 January

By and

News | 9 February 2021

Doris Mathebula walks 12km a day to fetch water because the municipal boreholes don’t work

Limpopo villagers say Mopani District Municipality has failed them


News | 1 February 2021

Families affected by dam construction are unhappy with state’s compensation

Water and Sanitation department says offers were fair


News | 19 January 2021