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October 17, 2018 9:16 PM David Haye signs deal to promote former heavyweight rival Dereck Chisora

British heavyweight Dereck Chisora has partnered with David Haye in a management deal six years after they were involved in a brawl in Munich. The pair drew criticism for a fight at a news conference after Chisora’s 2012 defeat by Vitali Klitschko. But Haye, 38, now believes he can “maximise” the 34-year-old’s potential in a management capacity 14

October 15, 2018 8:13 AM Chisora front-runner for rematch

Promoter Eddie Hearn says Dereck Chisora is “still the front-runner” to face Dillian Whyte in a heavyweight boxing fight on December 22, despite Luis Ortiz putting his name forward. The British rivals are currently in negotiations for a fight and Zimbabwe-born Chisora revealed earlier last week that he is confident a heavyweight rematch can soon be agreed 7

October 11, 2018 3:21 AM Somalia’s al-Shabab says it has killed British spy

Somali militant group al-Shabab says it has killed five men it accuses of spying – one of them for the UK. According to a jihadi website, he had admitted giving information to British intelligence services about al-Shabab supporters living in the UK. The five men, aged between 22 and 36, were shot dead in a public execution on Tuesday in an area under 21

October 10, 2018 9:41 AM Vodafone’s Martin Freeman break-up advert banned

A Vodafone advert starring Martin Freeman, in which the actor seems to be breaking up with his partner but is really trying to leave the phone firm, has been banned for being misleading. The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) said the advert implied it was possible for customers to leave a contract at any time. However, people are only allowed to quit during 14

October 4, 2018 2:44 PM Roki speaks on ‘Let her go’ song

Musician Rockford “Roki” Josphat, has explained the inspiration behind his latest release Let her go, which is somewhat a cover of British musician Passenger’s hit song that was released in 2012 and goes by the same title. His version, however, talks about getting to a point of regret and moving on from relationships after they have failed. “It’s a copy written 16

September 20, 2018 3:34 AM Local movie ‘Escape’ at European festival

Highly publicised award-wining movie “Escape” yesterday got a slot at Gdynia Film Festival in Poland. The Noir Fairytale movie initially premièred at the Zimbabwe International Film Festival (ZIIF) last year, earning nine nominations and finally winning two awards for Best Actor and Actress which went to Eddie Sandifolo and Nothando Nobengula. The movie 9

September 13, 2018 8:50 AM UK based health professionals set for 8-day visit to Zimbabwe…. training exchange

A group of 26 health professionals from the United Kingdom, (13 Zimbabweans, 10 British and 3 other nationalities) will be in Zimbabwe for an 8-day visit beginning 23 September ending 2 October. The Zimbabwe Life Project, a voluntary group of National Health Service (NHS) professionals is made up of 19 nurses, 2 psychiatrists, 3 therapists and 2 social 5

August 13, 2018 8:19 AM Sir William Nicholson painting bought for £165k is ‘fake’

A painting bought for £165,000, and thought to have been painted by British artist Sir William Nicholson, could be nearly worthless after an art expert cast doubt on its authenticity. The still life of a glass jug and pears was examined on the BBC’s Fake of Fortune? programme. An expert said there was not enough evidence to confirm who painted it. However 24

July 30, 2018 11:11 AM Musicians at war with Zimura, ZBC?

There is a different war currently going on between the Zimbabwe Musicians’ Union (Zimu), Trade Union for the Music Arts Industry (Tumai) and Creative Arts Union (CAU) on one side and the Zimbabwe Music Rights Association (Zimura) and national broadcaster ZBC on the other side. It’s a war about royalties. Music composers in this country throng Zimura 46

July 19, 2018 8:53 AM Donel to release first single

Zimbabwean-born singer and The Voice UK finalist Donel Mangena, who narrowly missed out on winning the British television talent show earlier this year, is set to release his first single titled, Bang Like A Drum, tomorrow. The 16-year-old singer has been pushing boundaries since reaching the finals on The Voice UK, performing at the Queen’s birthday 26