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January 8, 2019 6:19 PM Carl Joshua Ncube moves into a tent

It is no longer a case of what-you-see-is -what-you-get with Victoria Falls-based comedian Carl Joshua Ncube who has now moved from renting an apartment into camping in a tent as part of saving for his own house. “It’s really about my wife (Nelsy) and I and the choices we have made. I am just adjusting my life in preparation for the rocky road our economy 14

January 6, 2019 6:33 AM Diaspora-based artist sings on Zim problems

Diaspora-based Taffy Theman has lamented the suffering being experienced by Zimbabweans in a song titled Oneday. The song reflects on the troubles currently obtaining in Zimbabwe while also going back to Gukurahundi, Murambatsvina, the 2008 election violence where some women were raped, corruption, mismanagement of resources, and the recent army killings 11

November 30, 2018 9:04 AM Nyasha Diva tries hand at stand-up comedy

Television personality Nyasha Diva Mtamangira who is trying her hand at comedy, will tonight make her debut performance at the “Diva’s Comedy Night” taking place at Hope Centre (Next to Forestry Commission building) in Bulawayo. Stand-up comedy in Zimbabwe has been dominated by males but this seems to be changing as a lot of aspiring female comedians 8

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 19

October 26, 2018 3:47 PM HHP: A ‘giant gone too soon’

As news trickled in that South African hip hop artiste Hip Hop Pansula (HHP) had died on Wednesday, local artistes expressed shock over his sudden death. Most spoke about their heartbreak saying he had touched their lives through his music. HHP, real name Jabulani Tsambo, was discovered dead at his Johannesburg home by a helper and it is suspected that the Maftown 25

October 26, 2018 2:36 PM Comedian plans Mukadota icon revival

Comedian Carl Joshua Ncube says he wants to remake the iconic ZBCtv comedy drama series Mukadota that was a hit in the 80s. “This is still an idea that I want to bring to life. I want to reach out to ZBC so that we try to revive the iconic Mukadota into a film or a sitcom and even a comic book,” said the comedian. He said Mukadota was an iconic figure 18

October 19, 2018 5:44 AM Cal Vin to bare it all during roast

October 26 will see one of Bulawayo’s most decorated hip-hop artistes Cal Vin being roasted at the Thistle Room (former Walkers Pub & Grill) in Bulawayo at an event organised by Umahlekisa Comedy Club. Dubbed the ‘Roast of Cal Vin’, the event will see the rapper being raked over the coals by a wild panel of roasters consisting of noticeable names in the showbiz 14

October 4, 2018 7:45 AM Local comedians take act to Namibia

Stand-up comedians Mandla Da Comedian, Doc Vikela and Kadeem The Comic are set to make their debut performance in Windhoek, Namibia today. This will be Mandla Da Comedian’s first time to perform outside Zimbabwe alongside renowned stand-up comedian Doc Vikela and Kadeem The Comic at a comedy show dubbed the Zim Invasion. Speaking ahead of the event 18

September 28, 2018 9:06 AM Comic Pastor wants to crack ribs

Comedian Prosper “Comic Pastor” Ngomashi is set to leave Bulawayo in stitches at Intwasa’s Comedy Night 1 alongside Clive Chigubhu and Zwexy Mackena tonight. The show will be held at Divine Car Wash and entrance has been pegged at $5 from 7PM. The Comic Pastor promised to give the crowd a great performance with his thought-provoking jokes. “It’s always 17

August 17, 2018 4:38 PM Marabha bounces back – Nehanda Radio

Comedian Charles Merisi aka Marabha is back into the limelight thanks to his new skits doing rounds on social media sites. The 37-year-old actor rose to stardom during the days he acted alongside Freddy “Kapfupi” Manjalima and Rumbidzai Vingirai popularly known as Regina in street theatre productions such as Notorious Kapfupi that showed on ZTV on a weekly 35