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August 30, 2018 9:06 AM Econet launches EcoFarmer club

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe yesterday launched the EcoFarmer Club, which offers farmers access to a bundle of services that include agricultural commodity prices, valuable farming tips, relevant local weather information and a mobile trading platform which links farmers to buyers. Speaking at the launch of the EcoFarmer Club in Harare yesterday, Econet 30

August 17, 2018 5:58 AM ‘Kwese Iflix now largest TV platform in Zim’

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe’s Kwese Iflix now ranks as one of the country’s largest television platform with more than 1,2 million active account holders. The figures were revealed by Econet Wireless Zimbabwe CEO Douglas Mboweni yesterday as he launched a new promotion aimed at pushing for even more customers. The platform took Zimbabwe by storm by broadcasting 21

July 24, 2018 3:25 PM ZSE surge persists as polls approach

The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) defied the edgy election mood last week, ending the session with the mainstream All Share Index soaring 2,75 percent to 117,29 points while the Industrials added 2,84 percent to 394,35 points which was 2,06 points shy of the year high of 396,41 points. Equities research firm EFE Securities said the 3,40 percent rise in the Top Ten Index 25

July 12, 2018 5:02 PM ‘Hackers downloaded voters’ personal data’

The Information Communication Technology (ICT) and Cyber Security ministry has said personalised, unsolicited campaign messages sent to potential voters’ mobile phones by the ruling party could have emanated from an unprotected voters’ roll published on the Internet. While the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) has staunchly denied surreptitiously leaking 19

July 12, 2018 2:13 PM Potraz in telemedicine initiative

Telecommunications regulator Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) is supporting local health facilities to access specialist services through its innovative tele-medicine programme, a Cabinet minister has said. Minister of Information Communication Technology and Cyber Security Supa Mandiwanzira told delegates and residents 21

July 11, 2018 10:22 AM Infrastructure investment sets building blocks for Econet’s digital transformation

A postal and telecommunications sector performance report has shown Econet Wireless leading in the information, communication technology (ICT) industry infrastructure investment. The report, unveiled by the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) on Monday reveals that as at the end of the March 2018, Econet had 52% market 25

June 29, 2018 3:02 AM Man (41) ‘robs’ dead best friend

A man from Bulawayo allegedly stole his late best friend’s sim card which was linked to his bank account and withdrew more than $2 000. Sevina Ncube (41) allegedly stole John Phiri’s sim card from his son Nkosiyapha Phiri (26) at the funeral wake where he was the master of ceremony. He allegedly withdrew $2 678 from his late friend’s bank account and bought 28

June 7, 2018 10:31 AM OneMoney reaches 1million subscribers

The country`s second largest mobile network service provider by subscriber base, NetOne, says up to one million subscribers are now transacting through its OneMoney mobile money platform. Chief executive officer, Mr Lazarus Muchenje, said the new product has the advantage of coming with a debit card, which gives customers convenience as it is linked 9

April 26, 2018 6:49 AM Teacher swindles beverage firm of $90K

A 54-year-old Gutu teacher and businessman allegedly swindled a Mpandawana-based beverages company of $90 000 through a well-planned Ecocash scam. Taitos Madzingo, a teacher at Mpandawana High School, used fake Ecocash transactions to defraud Hyper Distributors of Mpandawana Town of beverages for his Tiro Liquids Bottle Store. Madzingo allegedly edited 45

April 16, 2018 6:56 PM Econet gets licence to generate own power

Econet Wireless has obtained a licence to generate power to meet the electricity and energy needs at its Willowvale premises in Harare, according to a notice carried in the media. The Willowvale complex is a major hub for Econet’s switching and network operations infrastructure. The licence notice, which was issued on March 27, 2018 by the Zimbabwe Energy 52