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December 8, 2018 5:17 PM PSL must embrace electronic voting

The annual Soccer Star of the Year banquet was held last night in Harare where the who is who of Zimbabwean football was in attendance to witness the crowning of the biggest individual award on the local scene. Yesterday’s ceremony was a culmination of the process that was started last week when over 90 selectors and a panel of experts met at a Harare 9

December 6, 2018 5:01 AM Panama awards $1.4 bn bridge project to Chinese group

The government of Panama awarded Tuesday a Chinese consortium a $1.4 billion contract to build a bridge over the Panama Canal, a day after a visit by President Xi Jinping. That tour was part of China’s efforts to extend its political and economic influence in Latin America. “Panama is moving ahead in its relations with China and without a doubt this project 14

November 28, 2018 4:14 AM Takesure Zamar wins SA Crown Gospel Award

South Africa-based Zimbabwean gospel musician, Takesure Zamar Ncube, at the weekend scooped an SABC Crown Gospel Award for being the best gospel artiste on the continent. The awards ceremony that took place on Sunday at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli ICC in Durban saw Zamar being awarded with the “Best of Africa” gong. South African gospel musician, Dumi Mkokstad 15

November 24, 2018 8:10 AM Ammara Brown’s moment of truth

Next Friday, Ammara Brown will be put to the test when she hosts her first mega concert in Harare at what might be a turning point in her career as she is on a quest to penetrate the African market. To help achieve her goal, Ammara an Idols East Africa runner up — has invited Nigeria’s Mr Eazi with whom she collaborated with on track Svoto to share 17

November 22, 2018 7:48 AM Russian military intelligence chief Igor Korobov dies aged 62

The head of Russian military intelligence agency GRU, General Igor Korobov, has died at the age of 62, Russia’s defence ministry says. General Korobov, who took up the post in 2016, is said to have died after “a serious and long illness” on Wednesday. The GRU was this year linked to a nerve agent attack in Britain on ex-Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter 20

November 19, 2018 3:47 AM Comic pastor longs for TV space

Fast-rising comedian, the Comic Pastor says he turned to online platforms for his comedy skits after noticing that ZBCtv was not accommodating the genre which has become his great source of income. Through platforms such as PO Box TV, the Comic Pastor, real name Prosper Ngomashi, has been making people laugh for the past five years and has won awards 14

November 1, 2018 10:17 AM Standard Bank scoops 13 awards

Standard Bank Group, Africa’s leading bank by assets and parent company to Stanbic Bank Zimbabwe, has been recognised for its work across Africa, scooping 13 awards from Global Finance at this year’s annual SIBOS conference, hosted in Sydney. “We are delighted to receive these awards from such a prestigious publication. They provide further confirmation 27

October 23, 2018 6:48 PM Zamar Ncube up for continental gong

Gospel sensation Takesure Zamar-Ncube has been nominated for the Best of Africa Gospel in this year’s edition of SABC Crown Gospel Awards. Zamar-Ncube’s song — Ngidinga Wena — was nominated in the same category with Use Me by Ttshepo Lesole from Botswana, Winner Man by Godwin Omighale from Nigeria and God of Wonders by Ayo Solanke from Nigeria 13

October 19, 2018 4:28 AM Liquid appoints Makamure new regional CEO

Leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, has appointed Mr Wellington Makamure as the new Regional CEO of Southern Africa, placing him in charge of four key markets in the region. Mr Makamure will be directly responsible for the leadership, strategic and operational management of Liquid Telecom’s wholesale, enterprise and retail businesses throughout 13

October 16, 2018 11:02 AM Ammara ecstatic about AFRIMMA award

Songbird Ammara Brown, who scooped the Best Female Artiste (Southern Africa) Award at the fifth edition of the African Muzic Magazine Awards, (AFRIMMA) that were held in Texas last week is on cloud nine. Ammara, who competed against some household names in the region, among them Shekinah, Babes Wodumo, Mampi, Cleo Ice Queen and Busiswa said she was caught 16