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Old Mutual wades into Zimbabwe fintech space with O’mari

The unveiling of O’mari platform has heightened fintech competition in Zimbabwe, a market that is dominated by Econet’s EcoCash, and Innbucks.
Tawanda Karombo
1:30
Apr 28, 2023

Free-falling Zimbabwe currency prompts telecom tariff hikes

The regulator approved an industry-wide 50 percent tariff increase in February and another 50 percent effective April 1, 2023 for telecom products and services.
1:40
Jan 23, 2023

StarLink relief for Zimbabwe’s frustrated internet users

ISPs brace for competition as users expect faster, more reliable internet connectivity later this year.
1:20
Jul 5, 2022

NetOne network upgrade debacle piles on PR pressure

Zimbabwe MNO forced to issue numerous statements to explain network service outages.
1:50
Apr 14, 2022

Ballooning inflation bursts Zimbabwe’s mobile telecommunications bubble

Industry regulator releases report documenting impact of economic challenges on mobile telecommunications.
2:10
Nov 26, 2021

Zimbabwe changes tax regulation on data, smartphones

Government looks to generate more revenue from employees that work from home.
1:10
Sep 23, 2021

Zimbabwe advances on US$71m mobile broadband project

Collaboration between Huawei and NetOne officially enters third phase.
3:20
Aug 5, 2021

Wallet-agnostic Swish Pay commercially available in Zambia

Platform pilot test in January, now rolled out by NetOne Group.
1:20
Apr 12, 2021

Mobile money fuelled expansion strategy pays off for NetOne

Zimbabwe telecommunications company confirms increase OneMoney subscribers.
2:30
Sep 16, 2020

Drop in subscriber numbers leaves Zim telcos scrambling

Companies may have to ramp up promotional activities as consumers continue to feel the economic pinch.
2:20
Aug 12, 2020

Zimbabwe’s worsening situation piles on pressure for telcos

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