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Advocate Fortune Chasi

ZERA Reverts To Weekly Review Of Fuel Price

The Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (ZERA) says it will revert to reviewing fuel prices on a weekly basis depending on the Reserve Bank foreign currency auction exchange rate. The authority has been reviewing fuel price on a monthly basis having abandoned the weekly reviews. Appearing before the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Mines and Energy, ZERA […]

ZESA Hikes Tarrifs by 227%

The Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority (ZESA) Friday announced new power tariffs for domestic users which will see low power users having to deal with a 227% hike. Low power users who are connected to the 200kWh/month will start paying t ZWL157 up from ZWL48 which translates to an average of US$0.12 per kWh up from […]

I’m Not Overambitious: Chasi

Energy and Power Development Minister, Advocate Fortune Chasi believes his hard work will eventually pay off but says he is not overambitious as he only wants to work for the betterment of the country. Chasi last week took a bold decision to dissolve the Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority (ZESA) board which he accused of being […]

Just In: No End In Sight For Fuel Blues

  Energy and Power Development Minister Advocate Fortune Chasi has warned fuel players that their licenses will be due for renewal in six months and their conduct during times of shortage will influence decisions that will be taken for or against them. He said there are some fuel players who are withholding fuel which has resulted […]

Mnangagwa Hands Chasi A Live Snake: Analysts

Analysts say last night’s appointment of Advocate Fortune Chasi as the new Minister of energy and Power Development will have an effect on the somewhat energetic and productive Mazowe South Member of Parliament. Chasi who served as deputy minister in the transport ministry, was promoted to the top job as Joram Gumbo, who many believe to […]

E-Provisional License Test To Curb Corruption At VID: Chasi

The Vehicle Inspection Department (VID) will soon introduce Electronic Provisional Driver’s License aptitude testing, a move seen as an attempt by the authorities to minimize human interface with the officials in a bid to curb cases of corruption. The automation of the Vehicle Inspection Department’s operations comes at a time when government is pushing for […]

New Transport Deputy Minister in Love With Drones

Newly sworn in Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure Development, Advocate Fortune Chasi has made a refreshing declaration that his ministry will look at every technology relating to transport and infrastructure development. Posting on Twitter, Chasi confessed his love for drones and other technologies which can be used to develop infrastructure and […]