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Greener Journal of Social Sciences

Vol. 9(1), pp. 01-11, 2019

ISSN: 2276-7800

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A framework for Promoting Good governance of Stakeholders in Zimbabwe local authorities: The case of Harare Municipality


Dr. Faitira Manuere1*; Nelia Eta Marima1; Simon Muzviyo2


1Chinhoyi University of Technology, Department of entrepreneurship and business management

2Harare Municipality-Zimbabwe






Article No.: 010719005

Type: Research

DOI: 10.15580/GJSS.2019.1.010719005



The purpose of this study was to present a framework for promoting good governance of stakeholders in urban municipalities in Zimbabwe. Numerous studies have been done to investigate the quality of service delivery in urban municipalities. Studies on promoting good governance in Zimbabwe urban municipalities are rare. Therefore this study was an attempt to fill this gap in literature. To that end the quantitative approach was adopted. The survey research design was also used. The purposive sampling method was used to select a sample of 480 research participants. The questionnaire approach was used to collect data from the research participants. Data was analysed using frequency tables and pie charts. The results showed that local authorities in Zimbabwe are facing a mammoth task in promoting good governance in their constituencies. This study recommends that appropriate models of governance be utilized in order to satisfy the needs of Harare residence.


Submitted: 07/01/2019

Accepted:  11/01/2019

Published: 03/02/2019


*Corresponding Author

Dr. Faitira Manuere

E-mail: manuerefaitira@



stakeholders; Harare residence; frequency tables; local authorities; good governance



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Cite this Article: Manuere F; Marima NE; Muzviyo S (2019). A framework for Promoting Good governance of Stakeholders in Zimbabwe local authorities: The case of Harare Municipality. Greener Journal of Social Sciences, 9(1): 01-11,

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