WATCH: Makamba says EDHasMyVote

BUSINESSMAN and Telecel Zimbabwe chairman, Dr James Makamba, has showered praises on President Mnangagwa for championing economic reforms, which have laid a solid foundation for national development.I...

By Staff reporter | Published: 14 June 2018


'Makamba remains in charge of Telecel'

AS the Telecel Zimbabwe ownership wrangle rages on co-founder, Dr James Makamba, has refuted media reports that he has exited the country's third largest mobile network operator, saying he remains in ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 13 June 2018


Telecel saga continues, Makamba hangs to shares

A RENEWED ownership wrangle has erupted over the country's third-largest mobile network operator, Telecel Zimbabwe, following the return of self-exiled businessman and co-founder James Makamba after...

By Ngoni Shenjere | Published: 12 June 2018


Makamba booted out

An extraordinary general meeting of Telecel Zimbabwe on Thursday finalised Makamba's exit after decades as chairman.New chairman Gerald Mlotshwa said it was a relief to put "legacy issues" to bed."We ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 11 June 2018


ABSA bank set to seize James Makamba's mansion

Top Mugabe ally owes Absa $4.5-million for home loan, credit cards and car paymentsJames Makamba's sprawling Johannesburg property could soon be confiscated by Absa bank to recover a $4.5-million (R59...

By Staff reporter | Published: 11 June 2018


Makamba a wanted man

Businessman Mr James Makamba still has a warrant of arrest hanging around his neck - 13 years after skipping the border over externalisation charges. The Sunday Mail Business established that the Hara...

By Staff reporter | Published: 04 June 2018


Makamba faces the boot

Telecel Zimbabwe will convene an extra ordinary general meeting by next Friday to effect the removal of James Makamba as a shareholder and director of the country's second largest mobile firm. The dev...

By Staff reporter | Published: 01 June 2018


Telecel saga takes new twist

The topsy-turvy 40 percent ownership saga of Telecel Zimbabwe's shares, which are held by Empowerment Corporation (EC) has taken a new twist amid claims and counterclaims between the local grouping's ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 28 May 2018


James Makamba dribbles Mlotshwa, partners

Another bruising battle is looming at Telecel Zimbabwe (Private) Limited (Telecel) as company chairman James Makamba has furtively sought to eject one of his Empowerment Corporation (EC) partners and ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 24 May 2018


Makamba Busha hits campaign trail

South African-based businessman Joseph Makamba Busha has hit the campaign trail, expressing confidence that his FreeZim Congress will give mainstream parties a good run for their money in the forthcom...

By Staff reporter | Published: 13 May 2018


Makamba, Mnangagwa fall out

It never rains but it pours for businessman, James Makamba.Less than five months following his return to his motherland, analysts fear that Makamba could be contemplating going into self-imposed exile...

By Staff reporter | Published: 06 May 2018


Makamba comeback ends in shame

Businessman James Makamba made a triumphant return to Zimbabwe last year after years in exile and the crowning glory would have been him being allowed to stand on a Zanu-PF ticket in the upcoming elec...

By Staff reporter | Published: 25 April 2018


James Makamba exposed in leaked audio

Businessman James Makamba, who ended 12 years of self-imposed exile four months ago, has been exposed for plotting to bring down Information Communication Technologies (ICT) and Cyber Security ministe...

By Staff reporter | Published: 23 April 2018


SA-based mogul eyes Zimbabwe State House

If business success was the only pre-requisite for leading a country, Joseph Makamba Busha of the FreeZim Congress (FZC), would be certain to be the next resident of State House.Of all the dozens of c...

By Staff rpeorter | Published: 23 April 2018


Makamba on the ropes

Brainworks Capital founder and former director George Manyere has moved to claim $2,75 million owed by businessman Dr James Makamba's investment vehicle Kestrel Corporation, which was securitised by s...

By Staff reporter | Published: 17 April 2018


Makamba, Mnangagwa's son-in law bury hatchet

PROMINENT Lawyer Gerald Mlotshwa and businessman James Makamba are said to have resolved their differences over the Empowerment Corporation (EC) 40% shareholding in Telecel Zimbabwe which a cabinet mi...

By Staff reporter | Published: 13 April 2018


Mnangagwa's son-in law was acting as a proxy

A RENEWED ownership wrangle has erupted over the country's third-largest mobile network operator, Telecel Zimbabwe, following the return of self-exiled businessman and co-founder James Makamba after 1...

By Staff reporter | Published: 29 March 2018


James Makamba in trouble

A war veterans group - Magamba Echimurenga Housing Trust (Magamba) - has dragged businessman James Makamba and nine other entities to the High Court demanding an order barring the tycoon from continui...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 March 2018


Makamba exits Telecel

Self-exiled businessman James Makamba (right) has sold his stake in Empowerment Corporation, a 40 percent shareholder in Telecel Zimbabwe to a local consortium for an undisclosed amount.However, with ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 04 August 2017


Makamba calls off Brainworks deal

Empowerment Corporation (Private) Limited (EC) shareholders have "buried the hatchet", with company chairman James Makamba calling off a Friday extraordinary general meeting (EGM) and subsequent deal ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 07 June 2015

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