Articles tagged 'gift machengete'

Potraz establishes 147 community centres 27 August 2018 HARARE - The Postal and Telecommunications Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) says it has to date trained over 9 000 people in information communication technology (ICT) efficiency after setting up 146 Community Information Centres (CICs) around the country. The move is aimed at improving ICT pene...
'Prioritise ICTs on foreign currency access' 25 July 2018 HARARE - The Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) has appealed to be “notched up the priority list” by policy makers to access foreign currency for the effective network expansion, upgrades and maintenance. Potraz director-general Gift Machengete on Monday to...
Potraz connects marginalised border town 24 July 2018 HARARE - The Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (Potraz) yesterday unveiled a base station in Maitengwe, Matabeleland South, in a development that will see people living in the border area being connected to local mobile network operators. People in Maitengwe have been relying ...
Mobile penetration declines 10 July 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe's mobile penetration rate declined by 18,1 percent to 84,6 percent in the first quarter of 2018 from 102,7 percent recorded in previous comparable period, latest data show. Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) director general Gift Machenget...
Zim telecoms quality and services improve 29 January 2018 HARARE – Zimbabwe’s telecommunications quality and services has improved in the last few years due to infrastructure and network upgrades, the sector’s regulator has said. The Postal and Telecommunication Regulatory Authority official Shingirai Marufu said the country now has one of the highes...
Potraz trains 8 000 in ICTs 22 January 2018 HARARE - The Postal and Telecommunications Regulator of Zimbabwe (Potraz) said it has trained over 8 000 people in information and communication technologies (ICTs) in the last six months. Potraz director general Gift Machengete said evidence from other countries show that ICTs can contribute ...
New era dawns at Potraz 20 January 2018 HARARE - The Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) director general Gift Machengete has promised to transform the once opaque organisation into a transparent one. Machengete, who was addressing journalists at a Potraz media engagement forum in Kadoma yesterday...