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Econet sued for $870 000 in alleged contractual breach

September 18, 2017 • Broadband, Business Intelligence, Cloud Computing, Companies, Enterprise Solution, Featured, Finance & Banks, Finance and Banking, Innovation, Mobile, Security, Software, Technology, TelecomsComments (0)

by ONAI MLAMBO HARARE – A local businessman has slapped Zimbabwe’s biggest mobile network operator, Econet Wireless, with a lawsuit of more than $870 000 after the firm allegedly stole his concept. Ignatius Munengwa is demanding damages claiming the operator appropriated his innovative concept conceived in 2011, enabling mobile phone subscribers to

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AfricaCom20: Sigital disruption equals digital democracy

September 15, 2017 • Breaking, Broadband, Business Intelligence, Cloud Computing, Companies, Enterprise Solution, Events, Featured, Innovation, Mobile, Mobile Banking, News, Security, Software, Technology, TelecomsComments (0)

CAPE TOWN – ACKNOWLEDGING the role financial technology is playing in redefining financial boundaries and opportunity, AfricaCom 2017 has added a specific track focusing on Africa’s financial digital fluency. A host of talks, presentations, case

Kwese TV to resume in Zimbabwe after court victory

September 11, 2017 • Companies, Editors Note, Enterprise Solution, Featured, Innovation, Mobile, Technology, TelecomsComments (0)

HARARE – PAY-per-view television channel, Kwese, is set to launch in Zimbabwe after local courts reversed a decision by the country’s broadcasting regulator to ban the channel. The court breakthrough is another victory by the country’s richest man and

Econet elevates Zimbabwean youth with virtual scheme

September 7, 2017 • Breaking, Broadband, Companies, Enterprise Solution, Featured, Mobile, Technology, TelecomsComments (0)

by MARCUS MUSHONGA HARARE – ABOUT 400 000 unemployed youths have benefitted from a youth empowerment club launched by the country’s leading mobile operator, Econet Wireless. A further 25 000 jobs for young people are set to be created in the coming