Delegates attending an ITU Conference in Geneva, Switzerland

Zimbabwe has announced Dr Cosmos Zavazava as its candidate for the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Development Bureau Directorship post.

The elections for the post are set for Dubai next year.

The Minister of Information, Media and Broadcasting Services, Dr Christopher Mushowe, who is also attending , said though it might be early days, the Zimbabwean candidate has a huge support from members of the ITU considering his vast experience in the telecommunication technology.

Dr Mushowe further noted that Dr Zavazava has experience in designing and implementing ICT projects for both sustainable development and public safety for ITU member states.