Social Media Happy Shot Elephant Crushed a Hunter to Death

A hunting expedition went seriously wrong in Zimbabwe on Friday when South African big game hunter Theunis Botha was crushed to death by a charging elephant, after it was shot by a fellow hunter. Botha, better known for his prowess as a leopard and lion hunter, led hunting excursions with his company Game and Hounds Safaris. The 51-year-old father More...

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By reporter263 On Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Man launches ‘Maths in Shona’ website

HARARE – A Harare man, Tofara Dube, has launched a website that provides mathematics tutorials in local languages. He said the move is part of efforts to assist students in easily grasping the subject’s More...

By reporter263 On Saturday, May 20th, 2017

Sweden drops rape probe against WikiLeaks’s Assange

SWEDISH prosecutors Friday dropped a seven-year rape investigation into Julian Assange, a legal victory for the WikiLeaks founder who has been holed up in the Ecuadoran embassy in London since 2012. But British More...

By Lex Vambe On Thursday, May 18th, 2017

Africom launches US$13m 4G wireless internet

Internet service provider, Africom has launched a US$13 million 4G wireless internet. Speaking at the launch ceremony held in Chitungiza today, the Acting Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Information Communication More...

By Lex Vambe On Monday, May 15th, 2017

Zimbabwe among countries hit by latest massive cyber-attack

By L.S.M Kabweza Zimbabwe is one of the countries targeted by the massive cyber-attack called WannaCry ransomware which has hit computers in 104 countries including the Russia, the UK, Ukraine and China. In the More...

By Lex Vambe On Monday, May 15th, 2017

ZIMRA launches cargo tracking system

The Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) has commissioned the cargo tracking system under the US$24 million capacity building for public and economic management project being financed by the African Development Bank More...

By Lex Vambe On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

Econet launches Wifi in kombis

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe has launched a new product, Wifi in Kombis, which is set to revolutionise urban public transport and bring real convenience to hundreds of thousands for commuters that use kombis.   Econet More...

By reporter263 On Saturday, May 6th, 2017

Picture: Twitter On Fire After Mugabe Was Caught Sleeping During WEF Forum In Durban

WEF Africa Forum: Twitter is currently having a field day with words and photos after Zimbabwe’s president Robert Mugabe was captured sleeping during the WEF. The 2017 WEF Africa holds at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli More...

By reporter263 On Friday, May 5th, 2017

Apple Posts Surprise Dip in iPhone Sales, Shares Fall

Apple Inc. reported a surprise fall in iPhone sales for its second quarter on Tuesday, indicating that customers may have held back purchases in anticipation of the 10th-anniversary edition of the company’s More...

By reporter263 On Thursday, May 4th, 2017

Of WhatsApp’s 2 hour outage, and the political power an app can have

WhatsApp is that kind of app that just works. Unless some government blocks it ofcourse. So it came as a shock for most people globally a few hours ago, when the app stopped working, that it could stop. In Zimbabwe, More...