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July 20, 2018 11:31 AM Nigeria captures Boko Haram fighters who abducted Chibok girls

Nigerian police have arrested eight members of the armed group Boko Haram who were involved in the 2014 abduction of more than 276 schoolgirls from the town of Chibok, an official said. The men “confessed to having participated actively in the kidnapping of the Chibok schoolgirls,” police commissioner Damian Chukwu told journalists on Wednesday in the northern 5

July 18, 2018 1:50 AM CR7’s jerseys selling like hot cakes

Italian soccer giants Juventus have sold an astonishing 520 000 Cristiano Ronaldo shirts in 24 hours on the first day of his official unveiling. In comparison the reigning Italian champions sold 850 000 shirts for the whole of the 2016/2017 season. Brazilian superstar Neymar after completing his record-breaking move to PSG sold 10 000 shirts on his first 43

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 15

July 11, 2018 5:51 PM Cardi B and Offset announce the birth of their daughter

Cardi B has announced the arrival of her first child – daughter Kulture Kiari Cephus. The rapper, 25, shared the news on Instagram alongside a photo of herself heavily pregnant surrounded by flowers. The Bodak Yellow star told fans her daughter was born four days ago on 7 July. Her husband, Migos rapper Offset – who she secretly married in September 26

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 21

July 11, 2018 3:40 AM Mobile penetration declines – Nehanda Radio

Zimbabwe’s mobile penetration rate declined by 18,1 percent to 84,6 percent in the first quarter of 2018 from 102,7 percent recorded in previous comparable period, latest data show. Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) director general Gift Machengete attributed the slump to a 16,8 percent decrease in active mobile 31

July 3, 2018 1:45 PM TelOne revenue surges to $117m

State-owned integrated telecommunications firm, TelOne, revenues increased to $117 million last year driven by growth in broadband income. According to the company’s financial results for 2017, total revenues jumped by three percent from $14 million in 2016 despite a decline in voice revenue. TelOne chairperson Juliet Machoba said the company expects 35

July 3, 2018 9:35 AM LeBron James joins LA Lakers

New deal gives him $38.5 million a year…He will take about $2.2 million a month…Or a cool $106 600 every day from Lakers Basketball star LeBron James has joined Los Angeles Lakers in a four-year deal worth $154m (£116m). The 33-year-old, who has played in eight consecutive NBA finals, moves to the Lakers from Cleveland Cavaliers. James, who became a free agent 31

July 2, 2018 5:33 PM Cadence Minerals agrees to invest in Zulu lithium project

LONDON — A British company, Cadence Minerals, has signed a conditional heads of terms agreement to acquire up to a 30% stake in Zulu Lithium Mauritius Limited (Mauco), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Premier African Minerals. Under the agreement, Cadence will invest up to $5,1m in Mauco, the parent company of Zulu Lithium (Private) Ltd, which owns the Zulu Lithium 29

July 2, 2018 10:04 AM Zanu PF’s 4,5 million jobs lie

CLAIM: “In the 2013 People’s Election Manifesto, Zanu PF promised to create 2,2 million jobs. Over the past five years, 4,5 million people have been gainfully employed in new jobs in both the informal and formal sectors, with agriculture, mining and manufacturing contributing over 80%.” — Zanu PF 2018 Election Manifesto, page 54. Zimbabwe’s jobs data has long been a subject 20