The Minister of Transport and Infrastructural Development Dr Joram Macdonald Gumbo has launched the upgraded highway code in the capital today.

Stakeholders in the transport business and government officials attended the launch.

Dr Gumbo said the upgraded highway code is in line with regional standards considering the wide consultations which have been made.

The Transport Minister commended the Traffic Safety Council of Zimbabwe for inclusive consultations to enable the upgrading of the highway code.

Dr Gumbo directed road authorities to ensure that they erect the new signs and signals as per the SADC manual.