Category: Science and Technology

Marvel Studios

Marvel Studios Pop-Up Channel on DStv Premium

After the success of a series of pop-up channels on DStv’s Premium Bouquet, it’s time for another entertainment boost with the 10-day screening of a host of action...

Peter Takunda Nyambuya with his teacher Mr. Pedzisai

DStv Eutelsat Star Award winners named

Winners of the national stage of the DStv Eutelsat Star Awards competition for 2017 have been named, with students from schools across Zimbabwe winning accolades for...

Dr Celia L Gregson (second from left), stresses a point while other researchers look on at a meeting held at BRTI in Harare

HIV affecting the way skeletons grow – Research

By Byron Mutingwende   A recently completed study on Zimbabwean children who have had HIV infection since birth has shown that the pandemic affects the way the...

NBSZ call for blood donations during Easter holidays

NBSZ in another saga, another level: Externaliser or not?

By Farai Chirimumimba I am trying to find the politest word to describe the alleged externalisation of US$ 112,817 by National Blood Service of Zimbabwe (NBSZ) through...

Temba Mliswa (L) introduces Munyaradzi Musariri, Special Olympics Zimbabwe Professional Golfer at the Norton Country Club

Mliswa champions development of structured, standardised grassroots sporting activities

By Byron Mutingwende   Temba Mliswa, the Member of the House of Assembly for Norton Constituency is spearheading the revival of the nearly dysfunctional Norton...

Shumon Yoshiara, JICA Zimbabwe Resident Representative

JICA developing Zimbabweans’ human resources capacities

By Byron Mutingwende   The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is helping training Zimbabweans to improve their human resources capacities.  ...

Mr. Darlington Mandivenga, CEO of Econet's Cassava Fintech Group

EcoSure set for extraordinary growth

When most people think about the success of mobile money in Zimbabwe, they immediately think of EcoCash.   But Darlington Mandivenga, the CEO of Econet’s Cassava...

Dialysis machine

Dialysis unaffordable for most people, says Kidney Association

Kidney disease can affect anyone but only those with access to considerable financial resources or with medical aid cover are currently able to afford dialysis,...

Albert Chikondo, Senior Principal Director in the Office of the President and Cabinet (standing left) and George Kembo, FNC Director

Zimbabwe launches research and academia platform for scaling up nutrition

By Byron Mutingwende   Zimbabwe has launched a research and academia platform for scaling up nutrition in order to accelerate the achievement of national social and...

Douglas Mboweni, CEO of Econet Zimbabwe

Econet maintains growth trajectory, picks up more customers, revenue

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe grew its revenue market share to 84.2% in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2017, up from 81.6% in Q3 of the same year, according to the Postal and...