McSharry appointed Jamboo CEO

Speaking to Standard Style, McSharry said he was ready for the new challenges with Jambo and believes they would become a trusted digital solutions provider to the African diaspora.
By Takemore Mazuruse Feb. 18, 2024

The changing remittance economy in Zim

Remittances also flow internally within the country, from people working in town in government jobs or in businesses of different sorts.
By Ian Scoones Feb. 4, 2024

Zim remittances rise 8%

Diaspora remittances — money sent by a person in a foreign land to his or her home country — have become one of  the biggest foreign currency sources for Zimbabwe after exports.
By Mthandazo Nyoni Jan. 5, 2024

We are not spying on diasporas: Govt

In a statement dated December 6, government said the collection of such data through the recently introduced exit cards was a standard practice and did not violate citizens’ right to privacy.
By Sharon Buwerimwe Dec. 8, 2023

How Africa can make the most of diaspora finance

After ensuring that families are fed, remittances are used mostly to fund health and education expenses.
By Tsitsi Masiyiwa Nov. 11, 2023

Diaspora remittances hit US$1,17b mark

Diaspora remittances — money sent by a person in a foreign land to his or her home country—have become one the biggest foreign currency sources for Zimbabwe after exports
By Mthandazo Nyoni Nov. 5, 2023

Letters: Zim suffers brain drain due to fragile political environment, faltering economy

Independent estimates, however, show that over three million Zimbabweans are living abroad and citizens continue to leave the country.
By Amh Voices Aug. 24, 2023

Zanu PF can be defeated if the Zim diaspora returns home to vote

Zimbabweans themselves can cause the democratic change they want to bring prosperity back to their country, which was once known as the breadbasket of Africa.
By Stevens Mokgalapa Aug. 11, 2023

The case for the Zim diaspora vote.

A transparent exercise by our embassies to ascertain the exact number of Zimbabweans abroad would be a good starting point.
By Trevor Ncube Jul. 28, 2023