Last Friday UNICEF, ZiFM Stereo and Econet wireless launched the Internet of Good Things (IoGT) in a virtual live show, The Herald reports. The virtual show featured Jah Prayzah, Gemma Griffiths, Tamy Moyo, Long John, Nutty O and Asaph and it was streamed live on Econet and UNICEF Facebook Pages.
UNICEF in a statement about the event said:
While Zimbabwe has high mobile penetration, access to data is a challenge for many. The impacts on all people, particularly women and children across Zimbabwe from the rapidly escalating global COVID-19 pandemic are unprecedented and far reaching, and access to factual information is vita
The (IoGT) initiative according to the publication will see:
The IoGT features mobile-packaged content from UNICEF and partners designed to make life-saving and life-improving information available for free, even on low-end devices and basic web-enabled mobile phones.