Econet Wireless is set to create employment opportunities in Bulawayo through the setting up the centre of its energy subsidiary in the city. This was revealed by Econet Energy CEO Norman Moyo who said:
… at the direction of the Group Chairman Mr Strive Masiyiwa, the company is setting up in Bulawayo to try and stimulate employment opportunities in Zimbabwe’s second largest city.
… the company launched in Zimbabwe last year, it has already developed hundreds of sites including base stations for Econet, offices and factories as well as a few homes.
Econet Energy has been operating as Distributed Power Africa since its launch in 2018. The company seeks to ensure that businesses and some homes have access to affordable and efficient green energy at zero startup cost.