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Old Mutual Launches Innovation Hub for Young Entrepreneurs

Old Mutual, the nation’s leading financial services provider, has launched the Eight2Five Innovation Hub in partnership with Udugu Institute. The journey of The Hub started in 2016 with a vision to create a place where dreams and ideas would be realised. Today this vision has come true. The Hub will capacitate youth-run start-ups while increasing […]

Finance Minister’s Salary Utterances Heartless: ZCTU

Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) president Peter Mutasa has as heartless utterances by Finance and Economic Development Minister Professor Mthuli Ncube that Government is currently the highest paying employer in the country. The Minister was quoted as saying pay scales for public servants far outstrip what private sector players are giving their employees. In […]

TelOne Expands Nursery And Orchards Project

Government-owned telecommunications company TelOne has announced the expansion of its prisons tree nursery and orchard project which was launched last year at Chikurubi Prison farm. Speaking to journalists during a media tour at Chikubi Prison Farm today, TelOne Communications Head, Melody Harry said outside the obvious environmental benefit, the expansion will provide some financial gain […]

Opposition Party Pledges Fight Against Corruption

The Ideas Party Of Democracy has pledged to fight corruption if elected into power in the 2023 elections stating that all political leaders will be forced to declare their assets before assuming office. In an exclusive interview with 263Chat, the party’s Secretary for Administration, Vimbai Munhuru said her party represents the new type of politics […]

Youths Urged To Participate In Electoral Processes

The Election Resource Centre (ERC) says youth form a key part of the electoral process hence becomes vital that they participate to exercise their right to vote. In a statement, ERC said reiterated that youth must be made aware that the electoral process is ongoing and does not start on election day. The election watchdog […]

Rotary Club Harare Central Seeks To Build Business Linkages

The Rotary Club Harare Central will host a Business Showcase aimed at bringing businesses together and establish mutually beneficial relationships.  Rotary is a global network of volunteer leaders from different professions all over the world who offer humanitarian service to the communities they live in. Membership is over 1.2 million in over 200 countries worldwide. […]

Accident Exposes Illegal Chinese Mining Company Operations

The recent mining disaster at Premier Estate in Mutasa district, where at least ten artisanal miners are suspected to have been buried alive by a Chinese gold firm has lifted a lid on an illegal river bed gold mining by the Asian venture. Zhong Jin Investments, despite claiming that it is only carrying rehabilitation works […]

African Commission Chides Mnangagwa Over Chin’ono

The African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights (ACHPR) Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Expression and Access to Information in Africa, Commissioner Jamesina King has written to President Emmerson Mnangagwa regarding the arrest and detention of journalist Hopewell Chin’ono. The scribe is in police custody facing contempt of court after he allegedly breached his bail […]

Econet Offers Festive Cheer, Launches Massive Christmas Promotion

Mobile telecommunications giant Econet Wireless Zimbabwe has launched a ZW$10 million Christmas promotion that will see tens of thousands of subscribers walk away with an assortment of prizes, including refrigerators, TV sets, solar panels, data, airtime and many more. The special promotion, called “IKhisimusi sifikile Kisimusi yatosvika” (Christmas is Here!), is set to cheer millions […]