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MUREWA RURAL DISTRICT COUNCIL

About Company

About Murewa RDC Murewa Rural District Council is a quasi-governmental institution located on the 86km peg on Harare Nyamapanda road in Mashonaland East Province. The Local Authority’s reason for existence is service delivery in the nation state’s statecraft business hence the need to fit its strategies with the Central Government’s strategy (ZIMASSET-2014 2018) in delivering social services, infrastructure development and food security. The district according to the 2012 census has a population of 93 367 males and 101 718 females bringing about a total of 195 085 people. It has 28 wards which are wholly communal and two wards which are Growth Points and it falls under region 2a and 2b with commercial farming areas, A1 farming areas, A2 farming areas and communal farmers. The head-office is located at Murewa Growth Point while there is a sub office at Macheke Growth Point. The economy of the district is primarily agrarian with potential for mining especially black granite, gold and tantalite. The district boasts of a rich cultural heritage being home to the world acclaimed Jerusarema Mbende dance and various heritage sites. There is a dearth of skilled and qualified manpower and a well developed transport and communications network. Murewa Rural District council consists of 30 Councillors who form the policy making body operating through the Committee system. There are seven main departments namely: Administration, Human Resources & Social Services, Engineering, Finance, Internal Audit, Gender, Environment & District Aids departments. All these departments are headed by the Chief Executive Officer.

Head Office

Our Office Location 235 Murewa Township, Murewa, Zimbabwe