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Minister of ICT says Zimbabwean government will consult citizens if need to regulate social media arises

He also pointed out how the government has no intentions of regulating social media but it would consult citizens should the need to do so arise.

Here’s the Zimbabwean government’s warning against social media abuse

POTRAZ’s statement echoes the sentiments shared by the Minister of ICT, Supa Mandiwanzira, who has warned Zimbabweans against social media abuse.

Government warns Zimbabweans on use of social media

The Zimbabwean government has warned citizens who use social media to promote civil unrest, despondency and violence that they will be arrested and dealt with.

WhatsApp access restored in Zimbabwe after 4 hour disruption

After a service disruption on several networks in Zimbabwe that lasted for 4 hours WhatsApp is back online. WhatsApp users on Econet, NetOne, TelOne and other internet providers have confirmed that their WhatsApp connectivity was restored around 11:30 AM. During that period people were forced to use VPN access and other tools like Messenger to maintain […]

Roundup video: Kwese TV NBA deal, Messenger calling, Social media ban scare

We’re introducing a new news format for those of you that prefer quick brief video on the go whether that’s on WhatsApp, Facebook or YouTube. It’s a quick 2 minute summary of the most interesting tech news plus our quick take on it. We’re working on the frequency and it will all depend on the takeup. So, […]