Zimbabwe’s Central Bank wants to rein in cloud-driven Fintech

Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe plans to release guidelines for financial organisations in order to govern cloud migration, services and application.
Tawanda Karombo
Aug 17, 2022

Zimbabwe has two Fintechs ready to sandbox as country delves deeper into CBDC

RBZ Governor John Mangudya said the role of stakeholders in the CBDC journey is paramount.
Aug 15, 2022

Zimbabwe’s InnBucks makes a comeback

Suspended in April by regulators, the mobile money application has now confirmed to customers it is fully registered to operate.
Jul 21, 2022

Regulation is choking us says EcoCash

Mobile money platform slams tough measures and says these have impacted growth.
Jul 21, 2022

Liquidity crunch blocks Econet’s 5G pipeline

While the tech firm has upgraded sites, and network capacity, the investments are limited and impacted by liquidity crunch said Chairman James Myers.
Jul 18, 2022

African health-tech start-ups honoured with Kofi Annan Innovation Award

Start-ups from Kenya, Nigeria and Zimbabwe selected for best innovations in health-tech, each win €250,000.
Jul 14, 2022

Telco traffic monitoring system another tax burden says Econet

Econet Wireless bemoans new tax obligation, despite a surge in data and revenue income according to its latest results.
Jul 5, 2022

NetOne network upgrade debacle piles on PR pressure

Zimbabwe MNO forced to issue numerous statements to explain network service outages.
Jun 29, 2022

EcoCash pens deal to enable PayPal service in cash-strapped Zimbabwe

Locals can now use PayPal’s Xoom mobile payment service for remittances.

Fresh tech skills initiative to empower Zambia’s youth

Huawei Technologies and country’s government focus long-standing alliance on ICT training.
Jun 24, 2022

Operational constraints threaten to choke Zimbabwe’s TelOne

Company unable to secure a tariff review, amid hyper-inflationary environment and ongoing battle with theft, vandalism.
Jun 23, 2022

New-look BidBuddie platform looks to revolutionise Zimbabwe’s auction system

Vaya Technologies relaunches transformed virtual platform.
Jun 17, 2022

WorldRemit terminates direct bank transfers to Zimbabwe

Platform will no longer facilitate any new outbound transactions to-Zimbabwe with effect from 26 June 2022.