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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

Zimbabwe first lady sets social media ablaze

August 18, 2017 • Breaking, Business Intelligence, Cloud Computing, Enterprise Solution, Exclusive, Featured, Security, SoftwareComments (0)

JOHANNESBURG – SOCIAL media in South Africa and beyond is abuzz as controversy trails Zimbabwean First Lady Grace Mugabe, who is accused of assaulting a South African beauty queen. She (Grace Mugabe) has caused a cyber-storm and diplomatic unease

Finance houses losing millions to cyber crooks

April 12, 2017 • Breaking, Companies, Featured, Finance & Banks, Finance and Banking, Internet Banking, SecurityComments (0)

JOHANNESBURG – FINANCIAL firms are facing increasingly sophisticated threats globally with latest reports indicating the organisations face losses of about US$1 million on average per cyber security incident. The staggering figure is revealed as part