Policy

Zimbabwe Gets Its First Billionaire

Zimbabwe Gets Its First Billionaire

Telecom tycoon Strive Masiyiwa has become Zimbabwe’s first billionaire. According to a report by Forbes, Masiyiwa, 57 is now worth $1.7 billion. Masiyiwa controls Econet Group, a Zimbabwe-listed mobile phone company that also has investments in financial services, insurance, e-commerce, renewable energy, education, Coca-Cola bottling, hospitality and payment gateway solutions. Econet also has a […]

Mnangagwa to visit China

Mnangagwa to visit China

Chinese President Xi Jinping has invited President Emmerson Mnangagwa to visit China to discuss future developmental projects of the two countries, and there are indications that he will oblige to make it his first visit outside Africa. This was revealed by Chinese Ambassador to Zimbabwe Mr Huang Ping after paying […]

US ‘cautiously considering re-engaging Zimbabwe’ after Mugabe ouster

US ‘cautiously considering re-engaging Zimbabwe’ after Mugabe ouster

The United States is “cautiously considering re-engaging Zimbabwe, following the resignation of former President Robert Mugabe” in November, a report has said. Voice of America reported on Wednesday that the US, remained sceptical of how relations would improve, given that the southern African country’s new leader Emmerson Mnangagwa was a close […]