CORONAVIRUS: Zim Records 11 Confirmed Cases Including 3 Deaths- Live Updates

9/4/2020-11:08 Zimbabwe records 11 confirmed cases including 3 deaths. Coronavirus has infected more than 1.5 million people and killed over 88,000 worldwide https://twitter.com/MoHCCZim/status/1247956570341810178 8/4/2020-11:31 Zim Records Second Covid-19 death. Covid-19 has infected more...

Zimbabwe needs to adopt a rights based approach in regulation of the Internet-Misa

Report by Misa Zimbabwe has been in the process of aligning its laws with the 2013 Constitution resulting in the unbundling in 2019 of the Access to Information...

Google Consider Paying News Publishers for Content-WSJ

IN what could be a game changer in the news publishing industry-The Wall Street Journal reported that Google is considering paying publishers for their content. The discussion is...

Excessive Licence Fees by BAZ a Barrier to Entrants-MISA

IN a Statutory Instrument 27 of 2020- the Minister of Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services has, in terms of section 46 of the Broadcasting Services Act ,...

MAZ Statement on the Notice of Amendment to the Zimbabwe Media Commission (ZMC) Bill

The Media Alliance of Zimbabwe (MAZ) notes with concern the Notice of Amendment to the Zimbabwe Media Commission (ZMC) Bill (H.B. 8, 2019) as gazetted by the Ministry of...

Zimbabweans Call for an Improvement in the ICT Sector.

THE year 2019 was loaded with challenges on the economic and political front. This impacted heavily on ordinary citizens’ access to Information Communication Technologies. 2019 was characterised by...

The African Declaration on Internet Rights and Freedoms as a tool to promote Internet...

By MISA MISA Zimbabwe utilised the recently held Multi-stakeholder Internet Governance Conference to raise awareness about the African Declaration on Internet Rights and Freedoms (AfDec). AfDec elaborates “… on...

MISA Zimbabwe Convenes Regional Multi-stakeholder Internet Governance Conference

By MISA MISA Zimbabwe on 15 November 2019, held its annual Multi-stakeholder Internet Governance Conference in Harare, Zimbabwe under the theme: Getting everyone involved in the Internet Governance...

Internet Freedom and Access on the Decline in Zimbabwe-Misa

By Misa Zimbabwe Statistics from three publications released over the last few weeks paint a sober picture of internet access, use and freedom in Zimbabwe. A combination of factors...

ZMC Should Administer a Media Development Fund.

ZIMBABWE media has been reeling under a myriad of economic and political challenges for the last two decades. This is evidenced by the threats and arrests of...