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Why Would An Entrepreneur Report Econet To POTRAZ Over A ‘Stolen Idea’

We recently wrote an article on the entrepreneur who claims to have had his idea stolen by Econet. This is alleged to have happened a few years back but the issue was taken to court last year. The complainant Ignatius Munengwa has now taken the issue to POTRAZ. As reported by the Herald, Munengwa wrote […]

Entrepreneur Writes To Strive Masiyiwa And POTRAZ, Says Econet Stole His Idea

When startups pitch to big companies there is usually some fear on their end as they are afraid of getting their ideas stolen and them being left in the dust. One such person who claims they were affected by this is Ignatius Munengwa. He claims Econet stole an idea he pitched to them back in […]

Local startup Dream Big partners Zimpost network in NIDC project

Dream Big Technologies, a local startup that some of you might remember as a runner up at the ZOL Startup Challenge is not stopping at that one great startup idea. It’s already getting its hands involved in another project. This time its a countrywide initiative which involves collaboration with local post office entity Zimpost. By using the […]

Emerging Ideas hosts first Pitch Night for 2014: Picture highlights

Local business incubator Emerging Ideas played host to the first monthly Pitch Nights for 2014 yesterday evening at the Celebration Center in Harare. The Pitch Night is a platform were three entrepreneurs present their business ideas in four minutes before a crowd of like minded people. Yesterday’s event was well attended and three entrepreneurs presented […]