Batoka Gorge Hydroelectric Project

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    Zimbabwe-Zambia Batoka Gorge hydro project delayed further

    THE developers of a US$4 billion hydropower plant on the Zambia-Zimbabwe border delayed the project until next year because of the coronavirus pandemic.Pre-construction work on the Batoka Gorge project has been suspended for several months because of the virus and funding is still being secured, Zambezi River Authority spokesman Fitzgerald Muchindu said in an emailed response to questions.Work on the…

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    Zimbabwe, Zambia to share equally jobs in Batoka project

    THE Zambezi River Authority (ZRA) on Tuesday said that it will give equal job opportunities to citizens of Zimbabwe and Zambia when construction of the 4.5-billion-U.S. dollar Batoka Gorge Hydro-Electric Scheme (BGHES) begins. The announcement was made following reports that some unscrupulous individuals in Zimbabwe had started “recruiting” personnel for the forthcoming work at a fee. ZRA chief executive officer…

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