In a tweet, Deputy Minister of Information, Publicity & Broadcasting Services Energy Mutodi admitted that the State broadcaster ZBC is a dead horse.
Mutodi added that it will take bold decisions to transform the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC). Said Mutodi:
For ZBC I agree it’s a dead horse. It will take bold decisions to transform ZBC.
The State broadcaster has been accused of being partisan and being the mouthpiece for the ruling Zanu-PF. A number of Zimbabweans view free-to-air channels while those who can afford, are subscribing to MultiChoice Zimbabwe, which offers its Digital Satellite Television (DSTV).
Energy Mutodi is a politician and current Deputy Minister of Information, Publicity & Broadcasting Services. He is also a business person, Rhumba musician and an academic. He rose to prominence in 2012 when he released his debut album Simbi Yamudhara. He was accused of swindling... Read More About Energy Mutodi
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