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21-Year-Old Creative To Officially Launch Own Animations

21-year-old creative, entrepreneur and founder of Kakic Universe multimedia production house, Kudakwashe Maxwell, will be making a debut launch of his content that includes animated films, documentaries, dramas among a host of his works on 1 June at Alliance Francais Old Mutual Theatre in the capital. Speaking to 263Chat, Maxwell was on cloud nine in anticipation […]

Vaya Logistics Set To Give Cassava On-Demand Services A Lift

Cassava Smartech Zimbabwe says its growing on-demand business is set for a boost with the coming on stream of fully-fledged logistics services. The listed tech giant’s CEO Mr Eddie Chibi said Cassava On Demand, which over the past six months has been offering Vaya Mobility services, had started rolling out Vaya Logistics services in earnest […]

Zhombe Finally Sees Light As POTRAZ Intensify Rural Connections

The Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ) has brought hope and put smiles to the faces of people in and around Zhombe who have been lagging behind of the ever ticking technological development clock by setting up a base station in addition to the toll free centres where people can access internet connectivity. […]

TelOne Partners Zollywood In New DEOD Local Catalogue

Local telecommunications service provider, TelOne has announced its first local content catalogue on the Digital Entertainment on Demand (DEOD) streaming platform to give an even better experience to the 20 000 subscribers since its launch in October last year. The local content that includes comedy-drama, Sabhuku Vharazipi, award-winning Neria among other latest releases by local aggregator and distributor, Zollywood, like The […]

POTRAZ Urges Distressed Citizens To Use Toll Free Services

Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ) has urged people in distressing situations to make use of toll free services to reach out for ambulance or police support. Addressing Silobela villagers where the telecommunications regulatory body recently held a consumer awareness campaign, POTRAZ public relations manager, George Manyaya said the toll free service would […]

Zim Entrepreneur Launches New Construction App

A Zimbabwean Entrepreneur, Terence Johane will next week launch a mobile application which will bring together all stakeholders in the construction industry for ease of doing business. In an interview with 263Chat, Johane who is an MBA student and a former employee in the construction industry said the application called ConHub will be a one […]

POTRAZ Commemorates World Consumer Rights Day

The Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ) has today commemorated the World Consumer Rights Day at Harare Gardens with the telecoms regulatory body saying they will not allow mobile network operators to wantonly increases tariffs without consideration. Speaking during the celebrations, POTRAZ Director Economic Tariffs and Competition Hilda Mutseyekwa said “As the regulator, […]

Liquid Telecom Strengthens Partnership With Microsoft

Business mogul Strive Masiyiwa’s trailblazing pan-African telecoms group, Liquid Telecom has strengthened its partnership with global tech giant Microsoft after expanding the accessibility of Microsoft Azure services across its inter-Africa network which spans over 70,000km stretching from Cape Town, South Africa to Cairo in Egypt. Liquid Telecom is the first African telecoms operator to attain […]

Data Charges Expected To Drop By 40%

The commissioning of National Backbone Optic Fibre Link connecting Harare, Bulawayo, Masvingo and Beitbridge will necessitate data charges to drop by 40%, Information Communication and Technology minister Kazembe Kazembe has said. Kazembe was addressing delegates who gathered for the commissioning of Telone Backbone Fibre Optic Links by President Emmerson Mnangagwa in Beitbridge yesterday. “The commissioning […]

ED To Commission TelOne’s Beitbridge Fibre Backbone Link

President Emmerson Mnangagwa will today officially commission TelOne fibre backbone links which connects Beitbridge to Bulawayo, Masvingo and Harare routes. TelOne rolled out the project two years ago under a National Broadband Project financed under the China Exim Bank loan facility which was implemented by Huawei Technologies. The project has seen TelOne strengthening its core […]