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August 19, 2018 2:37 PM MDC leader ropes in Mandela’s lawyer

A top South African advocate has been drafted into MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa’s legal team to fight the opposition party’s Constitutional Court (Con-Court) challenge to be heard on Wednesday. Advocate Jeremy Gauntlett, who was the lawyer for South Africa’s first black president, Nelson Mandela, joins Chamisa’s backroom strategists, with his lead advocate 68

July 12, 2018 1:56 PM I’m the child on MDC symbol: Petina Gappah

Prominent Zimbabwean lawyer and author Petina Gappah who is based in Europe says she is the child inserted on the Thokozani Khupe-led MDC party’s symbol. Gappah, while claiming to be the child in the symbol said she would not be voting for the party. She wrote on her Facebook account, sarcastically under the picture of the symbol: “Imagine my shock when I saw the new MDC logo only to behold 44

May 13, 2018 3:35 PM Dr Dre loses trademark battle with a gynaecologist called Dr Drai

Hip-hop star Dr Dre has lost a long-running trademark dispute against a gynaecologist with a similar name. The case was first lodged in 2015, when Pennsylvania-based gynaecologist Draion M Burch tried to trademark the name Dr Drai. Dr Dre objected, saying the similarity could cause “confusion”, especially as his near-namesake wanted to sell audio books 64

March 15, 2018 9:45 AM Mtukudzi fans blast Mutamba

Oliver Mtukudzi’s fans took to social media to attack journalist Shepherd Mutamba, the author of Tuku Backstage books saying the publications are a case of sour grapes considering that the two used to have a master and employee relationship for over five years. A fan by the name Nicki Minaj simply said: “a clear case of sour grapes.” One Edzo said; “I seriously 59

March 7, 2018 6:52 AM Explosive book on Tuku set for release

Journalist and author Shepherd Mutamba who wrote the book Tuku Backstage, Oliver Mtukudzi’s tell-all biography, first published in 2015, has written a second edition to be published in Zimbabwe on Monday next week. The new book, printed on gloss paper, is full colour throughout with 188 pictures, nearly all of them unseen before. An additional 11 chapters 60

February 12, 2018 3:12 PM Standing your ground: Establishing your voice at workplace

Have you ever had one of those days at work where you decided you have had enough? Holding our tongue is usually the solution to keeping our jobs, but next time ask yourself this, “What if I speak up?” One of the most important aspects of being a good leader and a good employee is the ability to be strong and stand your ground in the workplace. We have all experienced 45

January 29, 2018 7:19 AM VP Chiwenga hails Chinotimba

Vice President Retired General Constantino Chiwenga has commended Buhera South Legislator Joseph Chinotimba for turning his gift of humour into a job opportunity. Speaking at the book launch of “Masasi aChinoz” in Harare last Friday, VP Chiwenga said the author of the book, Chenjerai Mhondera took advantage of Cde Chinoz’s talent — as Chinotimba is known 72

December 3, 2017 9:36 AM Mnangagwa's path to power is strewn with dead bodies, broken bones and souls

Blessing-Miles Tendi, Associate Professor in African Politics at the Oxford University and author of Ashes & Fire: Life of Solomon Mujuru (Rex Nhongo) [Forthcoming], says Mnangagwa's path to power is strewn with dead bodies, broken bones and souls. Tendi argues that Zimbabwe's problems are multifaceted and a simplistic focus on the economy and elections 77

October 25, 2017 4:01 PM Charlamagne Tha God Clarifies Why He Called Out Chris Brown

Chris Brown rarely does press but he took the time to chat with radio veteran Angie Martinez Monday (Oct. 23) about a bevy of topics including trying to shoot his shot with Jennifer Lopez. Brown was scheduled to stop by The Breakfast Club later that day, but didn’t and instead took to Instagram to apologize for his absence. Charlamagne called out Brown 119

October 23, 2017 2:05 PM Cristiano Ronaldo tops the Forbes’ Rich List

LONDON — Cristiano Ronaldo is the richest sports personality in the world, according to the latest Forbes’ Rich List. The Real Madrid striker has earned an incredible £70 million in the last year, along with picking up another Champions League medal and becoming the inaugural winner of The Best Fifa Men’s Player award. In fact, such is the Portuguese 119