Tawanda Karombo

South Africans enjoy highest quality digital experience

Research including Digital Quality of Life Index 2020, released by SurfSharks, expounds on factors and influences.
Aug 12, 2020

Zimbabwe’s worsening situation piles on pressure for telcos

Shortage of forex, inflation among the growing list of challenges.

#ZimbabweanLivesMatter emerges as citizens protest Mnangagwa govt

Zimbabweans flock to social media in response to latest State-of-the-Nation address.

Court stays EcoCash search warrant

As telcos, businesses continue to battle COVID-19 infections.

Network outage irks Econet subscribers

Zimbabwe mobile operator restores data and voice services, blames ‘technical glitch’.

Zimbabwe takes aim at Stock Exchange, mobile money

Trade suspended on ZSE and ban imposed on mobile based monetary platforms.

Coronavirus, schools re-opening top SA’s online searches

Research from Upstream for March and May 2020 reflect on key topics.
Jun 15, 2020

Telekom Networks Malawi interim profit plunges 20%

Local telecommunication firms cut transaction fees for mobile money in April in a bid to ease the burden on subscribers amid COVID-19.
Jun 11, 2020

Online offerings gain ground in battle for subscribers in Zimbabwe

Power outages and complaints over programming have cost MultiChoice subscribers.
Jun 10, 2020

Zimbabwe records drop in internet subscriptions

Recent regulator report offers insight into active internet subscriptions.
Jun 9, 2020

COVID-19’s US$2.6-bn impact on e-transactions in Africa

Research shows that the overall value of transactions is expected to be lower compared to that of 2019.