Matamba Closely Following Developments at Shamba Technologies

June 20, 2014 Comments Off on Matamba Closely Following Developments at Shamba Technologies

Matamba Energy, a subsidiary of Matamba Anonaka Technology Holdings has entered discussions with start-up Shamba Technologies for the introduction of their products into Southern Africa. Shamba are in a post product development fund raising stage to produce the first commercial production run of their scalable domestic solar power solution and you can read all about […]

Top 5 venture capital firms targeting Africa

May 13, 2014 Comments Off on Top 5 venture capital firms targeting Africa

Start-ups continue to mushroom across Africa’s fertile business and ICT landscape. Few of these would be in a position to move past the initial startup phase were it not for the involvement of venture capitalists. But, this is very much a mutually-beneficial situation – VCs want to partner with companies that have the capacity to […]

Top 10 Venture Capitalists in Africa

May 12, 2014 Comments Off on Top 10 Venture Capitalists in Africa

Many companies in Africa are just starting up and showing very high potential for growth and profitability. The problem is that they lack the capital to get established. This is where venture capitalists come in. These institutions provide financial as well as logistical capital to early stage, high-potential, high-risk but high growth startup companies. The […]

Starfish Mobile And Econet Zimbabwe Introduce SHASHA SMS Subscription Services

May 12, 2014 Comments Off on Starfish Mobile And Econet Zimbabwe Introduce SHASHA SMS Subscription Services

Starfish Mobile announced today that it has launched its new SMS based subscription services in conjunction with Econet Zimbabwe under the exciting new mobile brand, SHASHA. The first service to be launched is the SHASHA Football Teams service, where fans can subscribe to receive daily updates, team news and match scores for their favourite English […]

Matamba Anonaka Technology Holdings Announces Launch of Toshiba Audio Visual Distribution Business

November 6, 2013 Comments Off on Matamba Anonaka Technology Holdings Announces Launch of Toshiba Audio Visual Distribution Business

Matamba Anonaka Technology Holdings is pleased to announce that it has acquired a significant stake in the newly appointed Toshiba Audio Visual Distributor in Zimbabwe, Goodbook Investments (Pvt) Ltd. The new distribution business has already pre-sold its first full container load of High Definition LED Televisions, and is working on the financing for additional stock […]

Is Zim ready for a 4th mobile network?

June 13, 2012 Comments Off on Is Zim ready for a 4th mobile network?

We recently caught up with Geoff Goss a VC with Matamba Anonaka about whether he was still pursuing his initiative to establish an MVNO (Mobile virtual Network operator) in Zimbabwe. Goss a serial entrepreneur in the IT industry has been involved with Compaq Zimbabwe, Sophos and Celsys is clearly eying his next opportunity to establish […]

Google’s sub-Saharan Africa Head of Communications speaks at Deloitte event in Harare

March 9, 2012 Comments Off on Google’s sub-Saharan Africa Head of Communications speaks at Deloitte event in Harare

Two days ago we had the opportunity to attend an event organised by Deloitte Consulting in Harare called “The List”. It’s basically a monthly networking event whose purpose is to link the future leaders of Zimbabwe’s top 100 local and international organisations. Usually, there’s a high profile Zimbabwean business person speaking at these events. Business […]

Matamba Anonaka Technology Holdings Subsidiary (Starfish Mobile) Launches Gikko Mobile Content Services With Telecel Zimbabwe

February 14, 2012 Comments Off on Matamba Anonaka Technology Holdings Subsidiary (Starfish Mobile) Launches Gikko Mobile Content Services With Telecel Zimbabwe

Matamba Anonaka Technology Holdings announced today that it launched its first wave of Gikko branded SMS based content services in conjunction with Telecel Zimbabwe. The first services launched allow Telecel users to request SMS content from a variety of categories including love and flirt texts, bible verses and inspirational messages. The second wave, expected towards […]

EuroMoney Zimbabwe Investment Conference 21-22 March, Harare

February 8, 2012 Comments Off on EuroMoney Zimbabwe Investment Conference 21-22 March, Harare

Matamba Anonaka Technology Holdings is proud to be speaking at the Zimbabwe Investment Conference 2012. This is the second time the conference is being held in Zimbabwe and is an ideal opportunity for Zimbabwean business leaders to meet and interact with senior investment managers with a specific interest in entering or expanding their investments in […]

Private Equity World Africa, 19-21 March, One Whitehall Place, London, UK

February 8, 2012 Comments Off on Private Equity World Africa, 19-21 March, One Whitehall Place, London, UK

Matamba Anonaka Technology Holdings is proud to be speaking at Private Equity World Africa. Private Equity World Africa is a two day conference dedicated to identifying the most exciting private equity opportunities on the continent. It brings together leading LPs and GPs to discuss opportunities presented by Africa’s emerging middle class, real estate, financial services, […]