Africa

Zimbabwe’s First Lady, Auxillia Mnangagwa Appointed Ambassador

The Health and Child Care ministry has appointed First Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa as ambassador for child and maternal health in recognition of her work in advocating for access to health for women and children. Speaking during the conferment ceremony in Harare yesterday, Health and Child Care minister David Parirenyatwa applauded the First Lady for her dedication towards improving lives of marginalised […]

International

History made as Donald Trump finally meets Kim Jung-un, says ‘The fact that I am having a meeting with North Korea is a major loss for the losers and haters’

US President, Donald Trump is holding a history-making summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un in Singapore where he has said ‘it’s an honor’ that he expects will blossom into ‘a terrific relationship’ with the longtime U.S. antagonist. He also told reporters after a working lunch that he had a ‘really fantastic meeting’ with Kim and […]

Politics & Policy

He Is Back: ‘panic’ As Mugabe Appears To Back New Zimbabwe Opposition

Zimbabwe’s ex-leader Robert Mugabe sent shockwaves through the party he dominated for decades when he posed with the retired general who will take on the ruling Zanu-PF in this year’s election. Mugabe grinned broadly in the posed photo, standing beside brigadier general Ambrose Mutinhiri, the leader of opposition party the National Patriotic Front (NPF), which […]

Business & Economy

ZIMBABWE GETS ITS FIRST BILLIONAIRE

Telecom tycoon Strive Masiyiwa has become Zimbabwe’s first billionaire. According to a report by Forbes, Masiyiwa, 57 is now worth $1.7 billion. Masiyiwa controls Econet Group, a Zimbabwe-listed mobile phone company that also has investments in financial services, insurance, e-commerce, renewable energy, education, Coca-Cola bottling, hospitality and payment gateway solutions. Econet also has a Pay television outfit, Kwesé TV, […]

Sport

Success Stories

His mother was a petty trader, now 26-year-old Bamai Namata is on Forbes Africa 30 Under 30 list

Bamai Namata is a 26-year-old Cameroonian and founder of Maibeta. He noticed a problem anyone living on the continent has experienced in some capacity – the difficulty in finding trained technicians available at your hour of need. In response, he developed Maibeta.com, a digital on-demand service platform connecting people to professional technicians for repairs, maintenance and […]