Voter registration machines breakdown

VOTER registration in Bulawayo which kicked off on Monday was marred by technological glitches with the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) machines failing to indicate some of the polling centre names. The hiccups forced Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) staffers to manually write the polling centre names on registration slips, resulting in the More...

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Strive Masiyiwa
By reporter263 On Monday, September 18th, 2017

Econet Wireless sued for $870k over business concept

LOCAL businessman, Ignatius Munengwa, has sued, Econet Wireless (Private) Ltd demanding $870 375 damages for alleged theft of his panic button business concept by the mobile telecommunications provider.   Munengwa More...

abuse of Zimdef funds by Higher and Tertiary Education, Science andTechnology Development Minister Professor Jonathan Moyo
By reporter263 On Sunday, September 17th, 2017

Jonathan Moyo’s email hacked

Higher Education minister Jonathan Moyo’s email was hacked yesterday, with the politician who is locked in a bitter wrangle with Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa saying he had lodged a complaint with the police. Moyo More...

By reporter263 On Sunday, September 17th, 2017

Kwese TV off again

Kwese TV has suspended broadcasting in Zimbabwe following an appeal to the Supreme Court by the Broadcasting Authority of Zimbabwe (BAZ) challenging the initial High Court ruling which had ruled in favour of Dr More...

By reporter263 On Sunday, September 17th, 2017

Zimbabwe : WhatsApp abusers face 10 years in jail

INDIVIDUALS and companies that will abuse social media to threaten, intimidate, harass, incite people to cause violence and transmit nude and intimate pictures will be jailed for between five and 10 years According More...

By reporter263 On Thursday, September 14th, 2017

Zimbabwe opens first GMO testing lab

ZIMBABWE’S National Biotechnology Authority (NBA) on Wednesday opened the country’s first laboratory to test imports for Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs). The southern African nation has maintained a More...

By reporter263 On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

BAZ appeals against Kwese TV licencing

THE Broadcasting Authority of Zimbabwe (BAZ) has approached the Supreme Court challenging a High Court decision to overturn a ban it had placed on Econet boss Strive Masiyiwa’s Kwese TV. BY CHARLES LAITON Independent More...

Econet Wireless boss Strive Masiyiwa
By reporter263 On Friday, September 8th, 2017

Kwese TV back in Zimbabwe after court victory

After the disaster that followed Kwese TV’s launch last month which saw the service being banned after a day,  the TV company has been given green light to go ahead by a Zimbabwe court. Econet Wireless boss More...

Entrepreneur Strive Masiyiwa
By reporter263 On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

Strive Masiyiwa In Limbo After Court Withholds Ruling On Kwese TV

The High Court yesterday withheld ruling on whether an application by Econet Group’s pay television service, Kwese TV, in which it is challenging the Broadcasting Authority of Zimbabwe (Baz) over an operating More...

By reporter263 On Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

Zimbabwe Company Sued Over Slow Internet

AN internet service provider, Telecontract (Telco), has been ordered by the Supreme Court to pay its client $5 000 after it was dragged to court by a Harare transport company following a wrangle over installation More...