Category: Development

Steward Bank CEO Dr Lance Mambondiani presenting at the launch of Kashagi/Inyuku nano loans in Harare

Cassava SmarTech fintech businesses launch exciting new products

EcoCash, Steward Bank partner to offer hassle-free small loans Bank unveils instant *236# bank-account opening service Cassava SmarTech’s fintech businesses EcoCash...

Joyce Banya from WIPO addressing delegates

ARIPO Hosts 2 day Conference on Intellectual Property Management

By Miriam Zvomuya and Tendai Guvamombe African Regional Intellectual Property Organisation (ARIPO) in conjunction with the Japan Patent Office (JPO) and World...

President Mnangagwa with IFAD President Gilbert F. Houngbo

Climate change straining food production: IFAD President

People in rural areas who largely depend on agriculture for their livelihoods are grappling a changing climate and unpredictable weather that are putting an additional...

Stakeholders at EU project launch in Murehwa

EU steps up support for human rights, access to justice and citizen participation

The European Union has officially launched four new projects today that promote human rights, access to justice and citizen participation in policy dialogue for...

Food market in Harare

Questions that must be answered before poor countries import or export food

By Charles Dhewa In the absence of evidence-based agricultural policy formulation and implementation, most developing countries always rush to import food without...

Miss Tourism Zimbabwe queen, Tafadzwa Primrose Jaricha (L), drove away in Mercedes Benz C200 sponsored by Durban based businesswoman Dr Mercy Mafara. Mr Givemore Chidzidzi (R) ZTA Acting Chief Executive delivering the car

Miss Tourism Zimbabwe winners honoured

Miss Tourism Zimbabwe 2018 winners received their prizes at a colourful event held in the capital today.  The occasion was graced by sponsors, contestants’ family...

MPS and young women discuss ways of ending gender-based violence

Sisters with a voice call on Parliament to implement Child Marriage Law

By Nevson Mpofu. The Southern Africa Parliamentary Support Trust (SAPST), Parliament of Zimbabwe and Katswe Sisterhood came to the Legal rescue of five girls who had...

African Development Bankl

Africa Economic Conference 2018 focusses on Africa Visa Openness and integration

The annual Africa Economic Conference is the continent’s leading forum fostering dialogue and knowledge exchange in the search for solutions to the development...

Hubert Boulet, SWM Programme Coordinator, FAO Rome talking to Farai Mabeza, Spiked Online Media ©FAO/Leonard Makombe

Conserve natural habitats and wildlife: Hubert Boulet

Hubert Boulet is the Programme Coordinator of the Sustainable Wildlife Management (SWM) Programme at Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) HQ in Rome, which is...

Cassava SmarTech Zimbabwe CEO Mr Eddie Chibi

Cassava set to launch two new services this week

The innovation pipeline at Cassava SmarTech is now in overdrive as the company prepares to launch two more services this week. The technology and fintech company’s...