Contractor Defies Mnangagwa Decision to Cancel Highway Tender
Geiger International has announced that it won't cancel a contract to dualise the Beitbridge-Chirundu highway. President Mnangagwa announced during a visit to China that the Austrian contractor's tender to carry out one of the biggest road projects in the country since independence had been canceled because the firm was failing to deliver on time.
Zimbabwe Standard, 15 April 2018
The Austrian company contracted to dualise the Beitbridge-Chirundu highway has ignored President Emmerson Mnangagwa's move to cancel the contract and says it is already working on… Read more »
Construction work on the Beitbridge-Chirundu highway (file photo).
Kubatana.net, 7 April 2018
The withdrawal this week by the Emmerson Mnanagwa government of the tender awarded to Geiger International for the dualisation of the Beitbridge-Harare-Chirundu Highway must be… Read more »
The news of the death of 20 people who were burnt beyond recognition after a truck full of tyres swiped a side of a South African-bound cross-border bus has revived the desperate ... Read more »
A Chinese firm which won a tender to build Beitbridge-Chirundu road has been banned for tender rigging and fraud. Read more »