Statutory offence: should they have a place in Zimbabwe’s cyber law framework?

By Watmore Makokoba  Recently, Shadaya Tawona was recently convicted by a Harare magistrate on criminal insult after he retweeted a Tweet sent from an account purportedly belonging to Zimbabwe Electoral Commission Chairperson Priscilla Chigumba. Shadaya was charged and found guilty of contravening section 95 of the Criminal Law and Codification Act. Should this statutory offence have a place in […]

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Internet security; Beware, government is watching you!!

By Kalabash Contributor At a recently held Zimbabwe Internet Governance Forum(ZIGF) conference, delegates were taken aghast when a Potraz representative revealed that government does online surveillance. Mr Tichafa Mujuru of the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ) believes it will be folly for a government of this ‘day and age’ not to take […]

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Where does Zimbabwe stand on Cyber security?

“It is without a doubt that the Internet is now firmly embedded in the day to day lives of most Zimbabweans, making the protection and promotion of Internet freedoms more essential than ever” , Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA). By Watmore Makokoba   Internet penetration is moving at a faster rate in Zimbabwe even though […]

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Where does Zimbabwe stand on Cyber security?

“It is without a doubt that the Internet is now firmly embedded in the day to day lives of most Zimbabweans, making the protection and promotion of Internet freedoms more essential than ever” , Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA). By Watmore Makokoba   Internet penetration is moving at a faster rate in Zimbabwe even though […]

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Where does Zimbabwe stand on Cyber security?

“It is without a doubt that the Internet is now firmly embedded in the day to day lives of most Zimbabweans, making the protection and promotion of Internet freedoms more essential than ever” , Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA). By Watmore Makokoba   Internet penetration is moving at a faster rate in Zimbabwe even though […]

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Where does Zimbabwe stand on Cyber security?

“It is without a doubt that the Internet is now firmly embedded in the day to day lives of most Zimbabweans, making the protection and promotion of Internet freedoms more essential than ever” , Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA). By Watmore Makokoba   Internet penetration is moving at a faster rate in Zimbabwe even though […]

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Zimbabwe’s urgent need for data privacy laws

By Watmore Makokoba   The election campaign period has been an interesting period in Zimbabwe, a couple of incidences that happened namely leaking of personal data from the voters roll to some social media platforms and the  SMS campaign by Zanu PF using voters roll data made heads wage and placed a dent in the […]

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Zimbabwe’s urgent need for data privacy laws

By Watmore Makokoba   The election campaign period has been an interesting period in Zimbabwe, a couple of incidences that happened namely leaking of personal data from the voters roll to some social media platforms and the  SMS campaign by Zanu PF using voters roll data made heads wage and placed a dent in the […]

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The voter’s roll cant be bought like bread in a supermarket – Chigumba

By Kalabash Contributor A no-nonsense response by the Zimbabwe Elections Commission Chairperson Justice Chigumba about voters roll access soaked hopes from contesting political players especially the opposition. A few weeks to 2018 harmonised elections the Zimbabwe Elections Commission is still playing hide and seek with the voter’s role much to the chagrin of running candidates […]

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The voter’s roll cant be bought like bread in a supermarket – Chigumba

By Kalabash Contributor A no-nonsense response by the Zimbabwe Elections Commission Chairperson Justice Chigumba about voters roll access soaked hopes from contesting political players especially the opposition. A few weeks to 2018 harmonised elections the Zimbabwe Elections Commission is still playing hide and seek with the voter’s role much to the chagrin of running candidates […]

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