Zinara targets 14 additional tollgates

via Bulawayo24 NEWS | Zinara targets 14 additional tollgates 23 June 2014

Government will this year commission 14 additional tollgates on highways across the country under a broad fund raising initiative for road upgrades and construction.

A senior official in the Ministry of transport said the decision was made following indications that revenue was not being optimised on particular highways.

The source said the plan is already underwear and points have since been identified.

Official data shows that single tollgate rakes in between $1,2 million and $1,5 million per year.

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    Russell Moyo 7 years ago

    14 more Zanu Pf officials have been identified as the next beneficiaries of the party’s rewards program, hence the need to create steady income streams for the them.

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    Nobody could seriously think that any of the money raised will ever be spent on road repairs.

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    zanupf fear me 7 years ago

    To upgrade the criminal Robert mpofu bank account. This is a tollgate juice card maputi economy

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    Reverend 7 years ago

    Would that be soiled “underwear”???

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    John Thomas 7 years ago

    Bearing in mind the state of the roads these tolls are simple theft.

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    munzwa 7 years ago

    not for the benefit of our roads but just to pay the civil service.

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    Agree with all comments – just another tax. No sign of any improvements over the years since the tolls were introduced. Hopeless.