'Zimbabwe's Power Supply Not Guaranteed'

The minister of energy and power development says he cannot guarantee the nation of adequate power - which will also affect the implementation of Zim-Asset, a key driver of ICT and economic development in the country.

  • Zimbabwe:   Power Supply Not Guaranteed - Govt

    The Herald, 18 March 2014

    Energy and Power Development Minister Dzikamai Mavhaire says he cannot guarantee the nation of adequate power supplies to ensure successful implementation of Zim-Asset, especially… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Zesa Holdings Loses Millions

    The Herald, 18 March 2014

    Zesa Enterprises is losing millions of dollars in storage and insurance costs after it took delivery of transformers worth US$16 million it had not ordered from an Indian supplier.… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Zesa in U.S$183 Million Scandal

    Financial Gazette, 13 March 2014

    GOVERNMENT'S designated procurement agency, the State Procurement Board (SPB) and the Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) -- a subsidiary of ZESA Holdings -- have been drawn into a… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Zesa in U.S $6 Million Scandal

    Financial Gazette, 6 March 2014

    AN executive with power utility, ZESA Holdings, is embroiled in a multi-million dollar scandal in which he allegedly authorised a company called Revma to supply a prepaid billing… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Power Thefts Cost Zesa U.S $10 Million

    The Herald, 3 March 2014

    Zesa Holdings could be losing more than US$10 million in potential revenue monthly due to electricity thefts by a syndicate involving its employees. It has also emerged that the… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Mavhaire, Zesa Clash

    The Herald, 26 February 2014

    Energy and Power Development Minister Dzikamai Mavhaire and Zesa Holdings management are at loggerheads over whether to continue installing pre-paid meters on domestic premises or… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   ZESA to Install 500 000 Pre-Paid Meters

    The Herald, 24 February 2014

    POWER utility ZESA Holdings is targeting to install 500 000 pre-paid meters by next month to complete the first phase of the project. ZESA spokesman Mr Fullard Gwasira said the… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   No to Tariff Hike, Residents Tell Zesa

    New Zimbabwe, 12 February 2014

    LOCAL government lobby group, the Combined Harare Residents Association (CHRA), has demanded that the ZESA put off plans for a tariff hike and address alleged corruption at the… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Zesa Tariff Hike May Be Justified

    The Herald, 7 February 2014

    No one likes increases in the cost of essential services, and ZESA's request for a 5 percent tariff rise is not going to boost the popularity of the utility, already at a pretty… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Zesa Unit Faces U.S $11 Million Lawsuit

    The Herald, 5 February 2014

    Zesa Holdings subsidiary, Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company, is being sued for US$11 million by a local private firm over alleged breach of contract.Sixth… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Zesa Gets U.S $35 Million for Pre-Paid Meters

    The Herald, 23 January 2014

    POWER utility Zesa Holdings has secured an additional US$35 million from regional bank, African Export and Import Bank, to complete the installation of prepaid meters across the… Read more »


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