'White Rhodesians' Own 90% of Zimbabwe's Masvingo - Report
The city of Masvingo's council has blamed the lack of infrastructural development on white ownership of commercial buildings. The owners, who live outside the country, are reportedly only receiving rentals from tenants without refurbishing the buildings. Masvingo, then known as Fort Victoria in the 1800s was one of the first white settlements established by the Pioneer Column as a link between Salisbury, now Harare, and South Africa.
New Zimbabwe, 28 March 2017
MASVINGO city council is failing to enforce sprucing up of buildings in the Central Business District (CBD) to meet world class standards as 90 percent of the properties are owned… Read more »
News24Wire, 23 February 2017
Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe says he's worried that whites "have taken over once again" - especially on some farms. Read more »