Tag: ICT Ministry Permanent Secretary

ICT Ministry Perm Sec weighs in on NetOne scandal

NetOne’s boardroom politics have been going on for the majority of the last 2 years. At present, two board members (Rangarirai Mavhunga & Susan Mutangadura) are being charged with perjury (lying under oath). The board members are accused of lying to the effect that they hadn’t been notified of the appointment of Douglas Mamvura as […]

Government Fears Congestion Of Spectrum, Considers Increasing It

The increase of Mobile Network Operators (MNOs), radio stations, tv stations etc. is giving goosebumps to the government fearing that the congestion of the available radio spectrum (spectrum) will have systematic problems in ICT. Spectrum relates to the radio frequencies allocated to the mobile industry and other sectors for communication over the airwaves. Speaking to […]

Unpaid mobile license fees: Telecel issues response

Today we picked up on a story in The Financial Gazette revealing that Telecel, the country’s second largest MNO has failed to pay up their operating license under the installment terms they agreed with the Ministry of Information, Communication Technology and Postal and Courier Services. Telecel is disputing these claims by indicating they have made […]

The ICT Ministry responds to ZTA website award issue

Earlier today, we published a story noting that the the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) received an award for a website that was down for more than a month (including the the time they received the award). The award is part of the ICT Ministry’s annual ICT Achievers Awards.