Today Bulawayo Vendors and Traders Association (BVTA) in partnership with Vendors Initiative for Socio – Economic Transformation conducted a market tour in 3 marketplaces in Bulawayo. The aim of this tour was to monitor adherence to COVID-19 protocols and to assess the current state of markets since the outbreak of the pandemic. A debrief was done a Tower Block before embarking to the tour. Amidst was the Honorable Mayor Cllr Mlandu Ncube, Cllr Rodney Jele, Streetwise Informal Traders representative, council officials and informal traders.
Markets that were visited are Highlanders, Nkulumane Sekusile and Malaleni.