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  • Zambia bars Koffi Olomide

    July 16, 2018 3:30 PM 12

    Popular rhumba musician Koffi Olomide has been barred from entering Zambia because of the many criminal allegations against him in the southern African country, and France. They include allegations of assaulting a photojournalist in Zambia during a previous tour. He has also been accused of sexually assaulting his dancers, kidnapping them and employing

  • Anderson now top African tennis player

    July 16, 2018 3:09 PM 11

    South Africa’s Kevin Anderson has become the highest ranked African men’s singles player since the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) began their system in 1973 – by reaching number five in the latest world rankings. His latest position comes after he finished as Wimbledon runner-up on Sunday, losing in straight sets to Novak Djokovic in the final

  • Andy Muridzo court verdict set for July 27

    July 16, 2018 3:08 PM 11

    A magistrate court will deliver a verdict on July 27 in the trial of musician Andrew Ngwenya — popularly known as Andy Muridzo — charged over a hit-and-run accident that resulted in three cars being damaged. Ngwenya, 37, is answering to charges of contravening the Road Traffic Act. He drove without a driver’s licence and also faces charges of reckless

  • Man, lover team up to rob suitor

    July 16, 2018 12:10 AM 12

    A 24-year-old man from Dulivhadzimo Township in Beitbridge and his 22-year-old girlfriend have appeared in court for allegedly conniving to rob a rival suitor of R1 700 and $180, two cellphones and an assortment of clothes, all worth R3 730 at knife point. William Mapahura and Precious Mdau all of 4249 new medium-density, denied the charges when they appeared

  • Remembering Chris Matema – Nehanda Radio

    July 15, 2018 10:58 PM 12

    The name Crispen Matema is synonymous with Zimbabwean music. A five-time winner of Jazz Drummer of the Year award, Matema was one man who tirelessly worked to create a distinct Zimbabwe rhythm which now has many genres like Zimjazz, Sungura and Chimurenga among others. According to family sources, the late Matema aka “Mdara Dovi”, “Mazhambe” of the Soko Bvudzijena

  • Junior Sables upstage Namibia

    July 15, 2018 5:28 PM 11

    The Old Mutual Zimbabwe Under-18 rugby team capped off a memorable campaign at the 2018 Coca-Cola Academy Week after beating bitter rivals Namibia for the first time in 11 years in a superb all-round display at Paarl Gimnasium yesterday. Wing Pride Gadzikwa was the hero for the Zimbabwean schoolboys showing a clean pair of heels to score a try in each half after

  • MDC Alliance attracts mammoth crowd in Mutare

    July 15, 2018 4:07 PM 11

    With the terraces packed, more people were channelled onto the pitch but the gates had to be shut to allow the programme to go on without risking crowd trouble. “What overwhelmed me today is that from the formation of the party, we have never addressed such a packed stadium such that we start the programme with people still streaming in. “You did something

  • MDC Alliance invokes Sithole’s name in Chipinge

    July 15, 2018 3:47 PM 11

    HARARE – MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa is invoking the legend of Ndabaningi Sithole, the late Zanu Ndonga leader and religious leader from the United Methodist Church, to win the Chipinge vote. From recalling with nostalgia his visit to Sithole’s home with his late mentor Morgan Tsvangirai, to pledging to review the hero status of the late nationalist

  • Prince K dates Polish violinist

    July 15, 2018 3:57 AM 9

    Afro-jazz sensation Prince Kudakwashe Musarurwa, aka Prince K, says the music camps and festivals that he recently attended in the United Kingdom have opened new avenues for his career. Prince K recently participated at several UK music showcases, including the Ethno England Music Camp and Tandem Festival, which he believes will develop him into a great

  • Jah Prayzah for One Big Party

    July 15, 2018 3:55 AM 10

    Musician Jah Prayzah will for the second year running celebrate his birthday with his legions of followers when he performs at the One Big Party event at Padziva along Kirkman Road on July 28. Born Mukudzeyi Mukombe, Jah Prayzah was born on July 4, 1987 and it has become his tradition to celebrate his life among his followers, thanks to Jive Zimbabwe