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Expedite the revamping of the railways infrastructure including the signals among others targeting the main railway routes.

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Cancellation of the deal with Transnet JV to recapitalise the National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ)



Oct. 17, 2019

Zimbabwe has cancelled a deal struck with South African logistics group Transnet and its partner to recapitalise state-owned National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ), citing a failure to meet timelines and funding issues, a government official said. The joint venture of Transnet and Diaspora Infrastructure Development Group (DIDG), a consortium of Zimbabwean investors living abroad, won the bid to recapitalise the financially struggling NRZ with $400 million in August 2017. Nick Mangwana, permanent secretary in the information ministry, said the consortium had missed several timelines to provide proof of funding.

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Improving Inter-city Rail and Road Transport


Dec. 9, 2021

The government is availing more buses and commuter trains and locomotives for the mass mass transportationn system in Bulawayo and Harare in joint venture between the National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) and ZUPCO