NetOne donates to ZRP

NetOne donates to ZRP
Published: 21 February 2019 (3203 Views)
Zimbabwe's second largest mobile network provider NetOne has signed a donation agreement with the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) traffic department in a bid to decongest the capital city.

The signing ceremony was held at Moris Deport in Harare yesterday where NetOne donated 4 motor bikes, 217 reflective jackets, 31 rain suits and whistles valued at $65 000.The ceremony was held under the theme "Safe Cities Partnership".

Speaking at the ceremony NetOne board chairman James Prince Mutizwa said the company selected 28 prime intersections experiencing high traffic volumes throughout Harare's Central Business District (CBD).

"As NetOne we have selected 28 prime intersections, experiencing high traffic volumes, throughout the CBD. This marks the initial phase of our Safe Cities Partnership, with ZRP traffic section," Mutizwa said.

The 28 intersections identified for safe cities partnership deployment include JasonMoyo/Chinhoyi, Jason Moyo/Leopold Takawira, Jaison Moyo/ Kaguvi, Jason Moyo/kaguvi, Jason Moyo/MbuyaNehanda, JaisonMoyo/Rotten Row, Jaison Moyo/Simon Muzenda, Julius Nyerere /Robert Mugabe, Julius Nyerere /Jaison Moyo Julius Nyerere/Samora Machel, Samora Machel/Seventh, Samora Michael /Sam Mujoma, Samora Machel /Simon Muzenda, Samora Machel/ Leopild Takawira, Samora Michael /Chinhoyi, Samora Machel/Rotten raw, Samora Machel/Rekai Tangwena, Samora Machel/Bishol gaul, Rorbert Mugabe/ Simon Bizeki, Robert Mugabe/ Chinhoyi, Robert Mugabe/ Simon Muzenda, Seventh street/ Tongogara Avenue, Prince Edward /Tongora Avenue, Sam Munjoma/ Tongogara Avenue, Rotten Row/Crisps (Mupedzanhamo), Seke road/Crisps (Cocacola) and Herbert Chitepo/Simon Muzenda.

Mutizwa said the donation is a initial move which is about capacitating the traffic police so that they are physically available in the CBD and decongest the traffic.

"This is phase one which entails capacitating the traffic police so that they are physically available to man and ensure smooth flow of traffic across all 28 intersections. I am delighted to be handing over the equipment for this   phase of the Safe Cities Parternship, which comprises of four motorbikes, 217 reflective jackets, 231 rain suits and whistles to capacitate the ZRP Traffic police," he said.

ZRP deputy commissioner-general operations Learn Ncube expressed gratitude in signing the agreement saying the contract will help in easing up traffic problems in Harare.

"As ZRP we are deeply gratified   with the donation worth $65 000 and the contract signed between ZRP and NetOne will surely relates to easing up traffic problems, this will enhance our capacity to decongest the city", Ncube said.  

Ncube called on all stakeholders to the police to emulate what NetOne did before urging the police officers to deliver to the best of their expectations.

"The fight to decongest traffic requires a collective will to curb traffic jams    from all stakeholders, we hope other stakeholders emulate what NetOne has done. To the officers l say you should deliver to the best of your expectations."

 He also castigated the spouting taxis affectionately known as mushika-shika for contributing much to the decongestion of traffic in the CBD.

- Simbarashe Sithole

Tags: NetOne, donates, ZRP,
 0

You May Like These Videos

Comments

There are no comments.

Latest stories

Toddler drowns

by Staff Reporter | 20 August 2019 | 17 Views

Egyptian diplomat sues hubby's small house in Zimbabwe

by Staff Reporter | 20 August 2019 | 15 Views

Zimbabwe lags behind on fiscal transparency: US

by Staff Reporter | 20 August 2019 | 13 Views

Intra-party violence rocks Zanu-PF

by Staff Reporter | 20 August 2019 | 13 Views

Govt floats $60m Treasury Bills

by Staff Reporter | 20 August 2019 | 13 Views

Zimbabwe targets Japan for investment

by Staff Reporter | 20 August 2019 | 13 Views

Facilitate Gukurahundi apology, Mudenda urges NPRC

by Staff Reporter | 20 August 2019 | 11 Views

Mliswa praises ZNA efforts

by Staff Reporter | 20 August 2019 | 12 Views

Defiance Campaign for Mthwakazi

by Thulani Nkala | 20 August 2019 | 16 Views

Forex black market becomes unpopular

by Staff Reporter | 20 August 2019 | 15 Views

Former minister court case postponed

by Staff Reporter | 20 August 2019 | 14 Views

Mnangagwa beware, people will come for you

by Zanda Shumba | 20 August 2019 | 19 Views

June O-Level pass rate drops

by Staff Reporter | 20 August 2019 | 13 Views

Mnangagwa posters defaced in Marondera

by Staff Reporter | 20 August 2019 | 6 Views

Headmaster breaks pupil's arm

by Staff Reporter | 20 August 2019 | 13 Views

Mnangagwa intensifying crackdown against the opposition

by Staff reporter | 19 August 2019 | 174 Views

Mphoko now a fugitive, Zimbabwe genocide perpetrators still free

by Staff reporter | 19 August 2019 | 140 Views

Antipas appointed Warriors caretaker head coach

by Staff reporter | 19 August 2019 | 96 Views

Mphoko flees poisonous injection

by Staff reporter | 19 August 2019 | 230 Views

Chamisa plans to meet Putin over Zimbabwe crisis

by Sputnik | 19 August 2019 | 161 Views

BREAKING: Long convoy of army, police trucks seen in Bulawayo

by Staff Reporter | 19 August 2019 | 142 Views

MDC Alliance now a terrorist group

by Staff Reporter | 19 August 2019 | 147 Views

'Army rigged Jonathan Moyo in 2013 elections'

by Mandla Ndlovu | 19 August 2019 | 152 Views

MOPA Bill outlaws protests

by Darlington Nyambiya | 19 August 2019 | 111 Views

Zimbabwe troops and police deployed in force

by AFP | 19 August 2019 | 124 Views

FULL TEXT: Phelekezela Mphoko speaks on corruption charges against him

by Phelekezela Mphoko | 19 August 2019 | 140 Views

Kambarami abducted, dreadlock shaved off using glass

by Mandla Ndlovu | 19 August 2019 | 184 Views

Mudenda calls for Gukurahundi public apology

by Staff reporter | 19 August 2019 | 119 Views

Mnangagwa in show of force to thwart MDC Bulawayo demo

by Staff reporter | 19 August 2019 | 124 Views

BREAKING: Mphoko on the run

by Staff reporter | 19 August 2019 | 109 Views

Thabitha Khumalo and crew gets $200 bail each

by Staff reporter | 19 August 2019 | 90 Views

Chief Ndiweni appeals against jail sentence

by Staff reporter | 19 August 2019 | 106 Views

BREAKING: Bulawayo magistrate quashes MDC Alliance demo appeal

by Staff reporter | 19 August 2019 | 81 Views

Top 10 teaching sites for kids

by Staff Writer | 19 August 2019 | 97 Views

An open letter to Magistrate Gladmore Mushove

by MLF | 19 August 2019 | 126 Views

Harare CID officers deployed to Bulawayo to thwart MDC demo

by Staff reporter | 19 August 2019 | 72 Views