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Broadcasting Services  |  Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation Calls For Govt Funding

The Chairperson of the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC), Dr Josaya Tai recently said that Zimbabwe’s Government should restore the grants that used to be extended to the ZBC if the entity is to effectively carry out its public broadcaster mandate. ...
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Broadcast Regulation  |  MISA Zimbabwe Calls For Reforms At ZBC

The Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA) Zimbabwe has called on the government to play its critical role in enforcing reforms at the national broadcaster, Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC). In its statement, MISA Zimbabwe said that the issue needs to ...
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DStv Concludes Assessment Of ZBC’s 24-Hour News Channel

It has been announced that MultiChoice (DStv) has concluded its assessment of the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation’s (ZBC) 24-hour-news channel which aims to increase access to Zimbabwe’s relevant news as well as government policy information. This was revealed by Zimbabwe’s Minister ...

Zimbabwe’s Information And Broadcasting Ministry Requires $691m

Zimbabwe’s Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services Ministry revealed that it needs $691,3 million for the 2020 fiscal year in order to fulfil its national mandate that includes modernising the media space and making sure that the local and international public ...

Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation Names New Acting CEO

Following Patrick Mavhura’s sudden release from his position as CEO of the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC), Wisdom Hombarume, who is currently the ZBC’s director of digital media and broadcasting technology, has been appointed as the acting CEO. The government-controlled TV ...

ZBC Signs Broadcast Content Partnership Agreement With Zimbabwe Prisons

The Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services (ZPCS) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) on a content partnership that is directed towards ensuring a more coordinated approach to the prison system’s offender rehabilitation and ...

Zimbabwe's ZBC Struggles To Pay For AFCON Rights -Reports

The Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation is reportedly battling to secure the €700 000 (about US$791 000) that is required to secure broadcast rights for the soccer tournament that just kicked off in Egypt. Zimbabwe’s national soccer team is part of this ...

Zimbabwean Government To Licence 24 TV Stations

Zimbabwe’s Secretary of Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services, Nick Mangwana has announced that Zimbabwe’s government is in the process of licensing 24 TV channels in order to increase access to information. Mangwana said that the channels would be open for ...

Zimbabwe’s ZBC-TV Launches New Local Talk Show ‘Own Your Image’

One of Zimbabwe’s top image consultants, Fungai Mtisi has launched her own talk show and says that this decision was inspired by United States media mogul, television producer, talk show host and philanthropist Oprah Winfrey. Mtisi noted that she plans ...

Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation Produces New TV Shows To Develop Industry

Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation has been producing fresh, new television productions that have all been funded by the Broadcasting Authority of Zimbabwe as part of the Zimbabwe Digital Broadcasting migration project. The programmes that range from dramas, game shows, soapies, music ...

ZBC Plans To Launch Security Service Channel During Digital Switchover

The Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) has announced its plans to introduce a security services channel as part of a line-up of programmes planned for digital television broadcasting. According to the CEO of ZBC, Patrick Mavhura, the security and other channels ...

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