Discover the Stories Behind the Data

HURUmap Zimbabwe helps storytellers and campaigners use data to add context and depth to stories.

How It Works

Find Facts

Population and financial figures are broken down by category: Elections, Demographics, Service Delivery, Economics, and Education.


Our library of charts gives you insight into data from places you research. Look for them on profile pages. You can embed the charts on your own site.

Get Context

Pre-computed statistics are presented alongside each data point so you can see how each place fits into a large context.

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Story Showcase

Explore how people are using HURUmap Zimbabwe to improve their storytelling.

Render to Caesar! Churches in Byo owe council $2.7m

By Tanaka Mrewa

Churches in Bulawayo owe a combined $2.7 million in unpaid bills to the Bulawayo City Council (BCC), with council officials urging the churches to be faithful in paying their debt.

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Cowdray Park to get more schools

By Tanaka Mrewa

The Bulawayo City Council (BCC) is working on a project to build more schools in Cowdray Park, as the available schools cannot meet the demand.

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Bulawayo top 10 best performing primary schools

By Lungile Ngwenya

The province recorded an overall 86.9% pass rate double the national pass rate which is 44.73%. 54 out of 124 schools on Bulawayo attained at least 80%.

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