MUTARE- Chipinge Town Council scored big at the 2021 Megafest Eastern Region Business Awards ceremony held at a local hotel in Mutare on Friday.
The annual business awards which were held under the theme, “Appreciating Business, Honouring Leaders”aimed to recognise professional players and organisations that did well in the province as well as to strengthen business management and upgrading of services in the province.
Chipinge Town Council walked away with the Urban Council of the year gold award .
The local authority got the award as a result of impressive service delivery efforts.The award is an indication that the council is moving in the right direction in restoring rate payers’ confidence in terms of service delivery.
Chipinge town council has embarked on a number of developmental projects.The local authority is building shades for vendors at Greenmarket. The local authority is also working on water pipelines in various suburbs which include Gaza A. They are also refilling CBD roads.
In in interview, Chipinge Town Council chairman Zivanai Nyakuchena said the award was motivating.
“We feel honoured and appreciated with the recognition.We are happy because we were selected amongst the best.We are aiming higher next time.We remain committed to contributing to the development of the agenda in the province, ” said Nyakuchena.