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Local school sports news platform, SSN introduces mobile app

School Sports Network (SSN), the news platform that focuses on local schools sports has launched a mobile app top complement its news service.

Soccer 24 launches Zim soccer app providing latest league scores & team info

Soccer 24, the platform dedicated to local football recently launched its own App which shares the latest local soccer results, news and team information. here’s a look at what the app can really do.

Conversations with Zimbabwean startups: Footballzone & getting local soccer online

We had a quick chat with Godwin Thierry Chaparaushe, the founder and CEO of local startup Footballzone and he shared his own insights on running a Zimbabwean startup.

TelOne & Huawei deals, MTN & zero-rated VOD, Footballzone, Telecel promos: Podcast

Here’s the latest episode of the podcast which touches on TelOne and its deal with Huawei, FrontRow, the VOD service for MTN which is now being offered through zero-rated data, the latest Telecel promo and the Footballzone Magazine App.

Soccer 24 team introduces Footballzone magazine- a digital platform for Zim soccer

Soccer 24 has introduced a monthly football magazine called Footballzone. This magazine is supposed to bring fans closer to Zimbabwean football through content which includes exclusive interviews player profiles, and special club features, with some inside perspectives from football stakeholders.

Dembare wins the league again…and there still isn’t any Dynamos website

In case you hadn’t heard or if you missed out on the noise in the streets on Sunday, Dynamos Football Club won another league title thanks to a victory over How Mine and ZPC’s fall to Caps United at Gwanzura Stadium. On one side of the street you had Caps United fans celebrating, somewhat reluctantly, […]

ZOL Startup Challenge: One year later for Footballzone

It’s already been a year since the 2012 ZOL Startup Challenge and what a year it has been for Footballzone, the company behind Zimbabwe’s leading soccer website Soccer24. Every startup needs a big break that transforms an idea or innovation to the next level and ours was the 2012 ZOL Startup Challenge where we came […]

And this year’s winner of the ZOL Jumpstart Challenge is….

We’re just from the ZOL Jumpstart Challenge finals where 6 startups battled it out for top spot of winner of the 2012 challenge. The winner of the challenge is Remote Livestock Marketing System (RLMS) an online livestock sales startup. RLMS allows its customers to buy livestock without having to be physically present. The founder of […]

ZOL Jumpstart Challenge finalist profile: FootballZone

This short series of 6 articles will cover the profiles of each of the six finalists that made it into the finals of this year’s ZOL Jumpstart Challenge to be held this Friday, 14 September. FootballZone has been featured here on Techzim before. Unlike the rest of the entrants, FootballZone is not based in Zimbabwe’s […]

Footballzone bringing local football to a browser near you

The advent of the Internet has brought about a Gutenbergian revolution to the world of publishing of which the whole blogging phenomenon bears witness. Sports like a myriad other interest areas has seen an explosion in sports blogs. If you are interested in Zimbabwe football there is a glaring vacuum in football content. If you […]