KEY FACTS, GEOGRAPHIC AND DEMOGRAPHIC HIGHLIGHTS

 

  • 2016 winner of the Zimbabwe national chamber of commerce best urban local authority in service delivery and local governance- Manicaland province.
  • Geographical location which is attractive to investors.
  • Favourable weather for farming and agricultural processing.
  • Economic growth in the town hinges around mainly entrepreneurial activities.
  • Trading town between Zimbabwe and Mozambique in the south-eastern border
  • An urban population of about 28500 residents

 

SERVICE DELIVERY PROGRAME

 

Ø Construction Of Flea Market Stalls To Promote Indigenization And Entrepreneurship.

Ø Improvement And Rehabilitation Of Local Road Networks.

Ø Provision Of More Water To Residents Through Kabanga- Gaza Pipeline Project.

Ø Provision Of High, Medium And Low Density Residential Stands.

Ø Promotion Of Stakeholders’ Participation Through Public Private Partnerships.

Ø Installation Of Smart Prepaid Water Meters.

Ø Improvement Of Street And Traffic Lighting.

INDUSTRIAL OVERVIEW

Timber and agricultural products processing.

        Macadamia nuts

   Dairy products processing.

   Banana processing company.

  Tea and coffee production

 

Retailing and wholesaling.

 

Tourism.

 

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY AND PARTNERSHIP

 

Ø  Development of housing units, particularly flats for Chipinge residents;

Ø  Housing projects;

Ø  Street lighting;

Ø  Agro-processing industrial development (timber, tea, banana, coffee, macadamia, avocado pear, guava)

Ø  Institutional development (eg schools, hospitality industry)

Ø  Tourism conduit to Chimanimani and Chirinda Forest

INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT

 

Ø  Well-structured NSSA shopping complex.

Ø  Construction of a maternity ward at Gaza clinic and a polyclinic in Usanga.

Ø  Construction of a recreational park.

Ø  Completion of the Kabanga-Gaza pipeline