1943 – Bulawayo Attains City Status
Bulawayo – City Status
4th November, 1943
The Municipality of Bulawayo became the City of Bulawayo under Proclamation 21 on the 4th November, 1943. Under the same proclamation, the Municipal Council of Bulawayo became the City Council of Bulawayo.
Each year in November the City of Bulawayo celebrates the declaration of the City during the month of November.
- James Gavin