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  1. Zambia to Join Zambezi Watercourse Commission

    The Zambian government is now prepared to join the Zambezi Watercourse Commission (ZAMCOM), Zambian Energy Minister Yamfwa Mukanga announced last week. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/14/2013 - 10:15

  2. Zimbabwe Again Delays Completion of Gwayi-Shangani Dam

    Zimbabwe’s Water Resources and Development Ministry on March 21 announced that the $122 million USD Gwayi-Shangani Dam project will be further delayed. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/27/2013 - 10:18

  3. Zimbabwe River, Reservoir Levels Increasing


    Local Press Report - 01/24/2013 - 10:02

  4. Chinese Coal Mining Threatens Zimbabwe's Zambezi Water Project

    The environmental practices of Chinese coal companies are threatening the future of Zimbabwe’s National Zambezi Water Project, according to Zimbabwean officials. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:14

  5. Zimbabwe’s Gwayi-Shangani Dam Threatened by Ministry Differences

    Discrepancies between the policies of the water and mining ministries are jeopardizing the future of the Gwayi-Shangani Dam project in southern Zimbabwe. The Water Ministry said last week that mining activities along the Gwayi-Shangani catchment area must ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/24/2012 - 11:29

  6. China, Other Water Sector Funders Set Strict Conditions for Zimbabwe’s Cities

    Zimbabwe’s water sector, which like most of the country’s institutions depends heavily on international funding, faces a serious challenge as its funding partners have started setting stricter conditions before they will release money. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/22/2012 - 09:39

  7. Zimbabwe to Start Building Gwayi-Shangani Dam This Month, Chinese Funding Secured

    16 Apr 2012- 10:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZIMBABWE, HARARE Work on the long-stalled Gwayi-Shangani Dam will begin in late April, now that the government finally secured funding from China to carry out the massive water project. Water Resources Develop ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:16

  8. Zimbabwe Gets $800 Million USD From China for Zambezi Water Pipeline

    3 Apr 2012- 09:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZIMBABWE, HARARE China is providing $800 million USD to Zimbabwe for the Zambezi Water Project, which would connect the country’s arid southern region to the Zambezi River, Water Resources Minister Sam Sipepa N ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:24

  9. Riparian States to Draw Water From the Zambezi River

    10 Oct 2011- 17:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZIMBABWE, HARARE The Zambezi River’s riparian states have finally ratified a treaty that allows them to harness resources from the giant watercourse, in a move that will see Zimbabwe realize its long-standing ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:42

  10. China to Lend Zimbabwe $1.6 Billion USD for Zambezi Water Project

    25 Jul 2011- 15:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZIMBABWE, HARARE  Zimbabwe’s Water Ministry announced that the Chinese government was providing a $1.6 billion USD loan for work on the long-stalled National Matebeleland Zambezi Water Project (NMZWP). The pro ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:50

  11. Zimbabwe, Botswana in Row Over Zambezi Water

    22 Mar 2011- 17:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZIMBABWE, HARARE A dispute has erupted between Zimbabwe and Botswana after Harare snubbed Gaborone’s proposal to draw water from the upper sections of the Zambezi River. Zimbabwe has failed to make progress wi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 15:09

  12. Zambia Calls for Greater Cooperation Over Zambezi River Basin

    21 Feb 2011- 14:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia The Zambian government has called for closer cooperation among countries that share the Zambezi River Basin for efficient water use. Southern Province Permanent Secretary Gladys Kristafor said t ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2013 - 16:43

  13. Government Orders Audit of National Matabeleland Zambezi Water Project

    15 Mar 2010- 14:46 by Local Press Report HARARE The Herald (Zimbabwe) The government ordered an audit of the National Matabeleland Zambezi Water Project (NMZWP) 's activities, Water Resources Development and Management Minister Samuel Sipepa Nkomo an ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 23:00

  14. Zimbabwe Wants to Divert Water From Zambezi

    8 Feb 2010- 13:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZIMBABWE, HARARE T he Zimbabwean government announced earlier this month that it is looking to gain agreement from the Southern African Development Community (SADC) riparian countries to divert water from the Z ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2011 - 23:00

  15. Government Launches Investigation Into Matabeleland Zambezi Water Project

    18 Jan 2010- 13:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZIMBABWE, HARARE The government is launching an investigation this month into how funds meant for the Matabeleland Zambezi Water Project (MZWP) were used. The Matabeleland Zambezi Water Trust (MZWT), the curre ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2011 - 22:00