NetOne Backs Down & Reverses Astronomical Data Hike After Sanity Finally Prevails

NetOne Backs Down & Reverses Astronomical Data Hike After Sanity Finally Prevails     State-owned mobile network operator NetOne finally backed down and reversed its astronomical data hike on Friday that had left many Zimbabweans stunned. Zimbabweans were shocked to learn that following a review of data bundle prices, NetOne’s One-Fi bundles now ranged from …

Strive Masiyiwa Leaves Econet Wireless

  Image Credit:TechZim Strive Masiyiwa Leaves Econet Wireless  Zimbabwean billionaire, telecoms mogul and philanthropist Strive Masiyiwa has stepped down from the board of directors of Econet Wireless Zimbabwe Limited. Since the founding of the company, Masiyiwa had been on the board. Below is the announcement from Econet. The Board of Directors of Econet Wireless Zimbabwe …

Mthuli Ncube US$50 Cellphone Tax: Parliamentarians Reject Proposal

Mthuli Ncube US$50 Cellphone Tax: Parliamentarians Reject Proposal   Parliamentarians have rejected Minister of Finance and Economic Development Mthuli Ncube’s proposal to introduce a US$50 tax on imported cellphones. The minister announced the US$50 levy as part of the government’s revenue-enhancing measures during last week 2022 National Budget presentation. According to the Finance Minister, he …

Acie Lumumba Chronicles How His Business Collapsed…. Dishes Out Advice To Start-up Businesses

Acie Lumumba Chronicles How His Business Collapsed…..Dishes Out Advice To Start-up Businesses Acie Lumumba(File Image) Social media personality, political activist, and businessman Acie Lumumba took to social media to chronicle how his business collapsed and how he had to rebuild his business again. Acie Lumumba, real name William Gerald Mutumanje is the owner of Platinum …

RBZ Introduces New $50 Bank Note

RBZ Introduces New $50 Bank Note The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe has introduced a new $50 banknote, which goes into circulation tomorrow (Wednesday). RBZ Governor John Mangudya confirmed the development in a statement Tuesday. “The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (the Bank) wishes to advise the public that the ZW$50 banknote issued on 6 July 2021 …

“Drink Water”- Cristiano Ronaldo Coca-Cola Snub Causes Company To Lose $4 Billion In Market Value

“Drink Water”- Cristiano Ronaldo Coca-Cola Snub Causes Company To Lose $4 Billion In Market Value Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo’s Coca-Cola snub at Euro 2020 reportedly caused the soft drink company to lose $4 billion in market value. In the viral video which is currently trending online, Ronaldo who sat beside Portugal manager Fernando Santos ahead …

Zimbabwean Billionaire Strive Masiyiwa Named Among 2021 “World’s  50 Greatest Leaders”

Zimbabwean Billionaire Strive Masiyiwa Named Among 2021 “World’s  50 Greatest Leaders” File Image   Econet Wireless founder and Group Chairman, Dr. Strive Masiyiwa has been named among the ‘World’s 50 Greatest Leaders’ by the prestigious Fortune’s Magazine. The Zimbabwean billionaire, telecoms mogul and philanthropist  is number 48 on a list that also includes International tennis …

ZINARA Hikes Tollgate Fees, Introduces Foreign Currency Payments

ZINARA Hikes Tollgate Fees, Introduces Foreign Currency Payments ZINARA Hikes Tollgate Fees, Introduces Foreign Currency Payments   Motorists travelling on the country’s highways will now have to fork out extra monies after the Zimbabwe National Road Administration (ZINARA) hiked tollgate fees. ZINARA also introduced a dual pricing system whereby motorists will have an option to …

Steward Bank Launches AgroFuture

Steward Bank Launches AgroFuture Steward Bank chief executive officer Courage Mashavave(photo credit Herald) Steward Bank has in conjunction with businesses under Cassava Smartech Zimbabwe launched “AgroFuture,” an agribusiness product. The agribusiness product which is set to be delivered in partnership with Cassava entities Moovah, EcoCash, EcoFarmer EcoSure, and Vaya, will offer tailor-made solutions to specific …

Dubai Expo Postponed To 2021 Due To Covid-19

Dubai Expo Postponed To 2021 Due To Covid-19 The multi-billion-dollar innovation fair, the Dubai Expo 2020 has been postponed to October 2021 due to the global coronavirus pandemic. The expo was scheduled to run from October this year to April 2021 in the United Arab Emirates however due to Covid-19, it has been postponed by …