Category: Science and Technology

Econet Wireless has proposed bundle price increases for data and SMS effective 15 October 2019

Econet bundle price for data, SMS increase: Keeping pace with rising inflation

Leading mobile network operator, Econet Wireless has announced yet another increase in bundle prices for data and SMS with effect from 15 October 2019 in what analysts...

The shareholders in handshake after the signing in Paris. From left to right: Erik Knive, CEO of SN Power; Alain Ebobissé, CEO of Africa50; Hassanein Hiridjee, CEO of Axian Group and Fabrice Monnaert,Major Projects Manager, Colas.

Africa50 in partnership to develop Volobe Hydropower Project in Madagascar

Africa50, Colas, Jovena and SN Power signed a shareholders’ agreement last Friday to develop the Volobe hydropower plant in Madagascar.   The project entails the...

Distributed Power Africa (DPA) this week unveiled a 1.2MW solar installation at Liquid Telecom’s Campus in Midrand, South Africa

DPA powers Liquid Telecom’s data centre in Midrand, South Africa

Distributed Power Africa (DPA) this week unveiled a 1.2MW solar installation at Liquid Telecom’s Campus in Midrand, South Africa – one of the renewable energy...

Energy crisis continuing as water levels in Kariba Dam are dwindling

MDC Official wants government to adopt multiple currencies to avert energy crisis

Hon. Jasmine Toffa, the MDC Secretary for Energy and Power has said her party notes with great concern the continuation of the escalating energy crisis in Zimbabwe which...

The Zimbabwe Fertiliser Company Blending Plant

New Fertiliser Blending Plant Commissioned

By Joyce Mukucha and Anyway Yotamu Driven by the commitment to play a pivotal role in the revival of the nation in the agriculture industry, the country’s largest...

Cassava Smartech introduced the Ecofarmer Equipment hire platform

Cassava unveils platform for hiring farming equipment

Cassava Smartech has introduced a new, EcoFarmer Equipment hire platform, that is set to transform agriculture in Zimbabwe by allowing farmers to hire farming equipment...

The Economic Commission for Africa has conceived the SDG7 Initiative for Africa

Angola, Senegal champion SDG7 Initiative for Africa for 10,000 MW of clean energy

On the margins of the United Nations Climate Action Summit convened by the Secretary-General, H.E. Mr Antonio Guterres to drum up support for climate action, a group of...

Agro-ecology is recognised worldwide as a system that enhances fertile landscapes

The attack on agro-ecology

By Sujatha Byravan Powerful lobbies with vested interests see agro-ecology as a threat to their influence on farming systems Agro-ecology is recognised worldwide as a...

NetOne has firmed up security at its base stations

NetOne tightens security on equipment

Mobile network operators are spending millions of dollars on replacing stolen batteries and on security following a spate of vandalism at their base stations. Tower...

Joseph Makamba Busha addressing students at the University of Zimbabwe

Leadership should provide solutions to societal challenges: JM Busha

By Byron Mutingwende   Prominent politician, philanthropist and businessman Mr. Joseph Makamba Busha has said leadership embraces provision of solutions to...