President officially commissions Jahunda Community Information Centre
The President of the Republic of Zimbabwe, His Excellency, Cde. Robert Mugabe officially opened Jahunda Community Information Centre on the 12th of August 2017 in Gwanda. The colourful ceremony was graced by senior government officials, political and traditional leaders, Zimpost partners, Captains of industry and Zimbabweans from all walks of life.
The Community Information Centre (CIC) is a one stop ICT shop which offers the following services:
- Internet surfing
- Laminating and
The modern ICT trends have ushered in global society which is interdependent, interacts and communicate instantly via the internet.
Zimpost, under guidance from the Ministry of Information Communication Technology (ICT), Postal and Courier Services and funded by Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ) is setting up CICs in all districts.
Setting up of the CICs is meant to bridge the digital divide between the urban and the rural communities as most people in cities have access to computers whilst the majority in the rural have limited access to the available technology.
CICs are giving more and more Zimbabweans access to global information, markets, global news.