Rutenga is where the Maputo railway line joins the Gweru Beitbridge line. It is also on the Masvingo Beitbridge highway, 150km south of Masvingo. The area is used for cattle ranching.

Location

Lat/Long: 21°15′S 30°44′E It is in Masvingo Province, Mwenezi District.

History

Rutenga is an irrigation enclave that uses water from Manyuchi Dam to irrigate sugar estates.

Other information

Further Reading

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  1. [Katherine Sayce (Ed), Tabex, Encyclopedia Zimbabwe], Tabex, Encyclopedia Zimbabwe, (Quest Publishing, Harare, 1987), Retrieved: 25 July 2019
  2. [Mary Akers (ed.), Encyclopaedia Rhodesia] (The College Press, Salisbury, 1973) Retrieved 8 August 2019"