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July 23, 2018 3:15 PM Mahachi speaks on Zim Peace Festival

Award-winning gospel musician Tatenda Mahachi says he is delighted to be among the country’s crème de la crème of local musicians that are billed to perform at the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA)-organised gospel concert dubbed the Zimbabwe Peace Festival. Mahachi is among a strong line-up of gospel singers, including Baba Manyeruke, Baba naMai Charamba 21

July 22, 2018 4:18 AM Fastjet pledges to help revive Bulawayo

BUDGET airline fastjet says it wants to play a bigger role in reviving tourism in Matabeleland after launching a Harare-Bulawayo service on Friday. The airline, which already has flights between Harare, Victoria Falls and Johannesburg, came in as a direct competitor to Air Zimbabwe, which had monopolised the route for many years. “Bulawayo has so much to offer 21

July 18, 2018 3:02 AM Miss Zim, Miss Tourism finals on same day

The country’s two flagship beauty pageants, Miss World Zimbabwe and Miss Tourism Zimbabwe (MTZ), will be held on the same day, September 8. As MTZ has been on overdrive preparing for the national pageant that will be held in Bulawayo, Miss World Zimbabwe has been holding auditions for aspiring models for the pageant whose finale will be in Harare 42

July 15, 2018 3:01 AM I wanted the crown: Miss Tourism Byo

When Anelisiwe Ndebele (pictured) entered the Miss Tourism Zimbabwe Bulawayo finals, she had the crown in her mind and on the night of July 7, the gods smiled on her as she cat-walked on the ramp. Ndebele was crowned Miss Tourism Bulawayo, winning prize money amounting to $2 000 and a ticket to represent the province in the national finals set for the city on September 19

July 5, 2018 1:48 AM Harare International Carnival invites artistes to register

The Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) has called on all artistes wishing to participate at the forthcoming Harare International Carnival (HIC) to register with them through their respective provincial offices. The carnival will be held from July 17 to 21. Last year’s carnival saw a number of groups from different countries including the Samba Queens from Brazil 56

June 24, 2018 2:19 AM Masvingo model gunning for the top

Anew chapter of her life has been opened and she is aiming for greater heights. Recently-crowned Miss Masvingo Tourism second princess Faith Dube is considering signing up with top modelling agencies, including Bulawayo-based Fingers Modelling Agency and Zim Top Models in Harare. Fingers Modelling Agency and Zim Top Models are some of the top agencies 28

June 22, 2018 6:26 AM Bossolona!…‘Highlanders coaches to be attached at Barcelona’

Highlanders chairman Kenneth Mhlophe has hailed the Government’s pledge to send his first team coaches for a 10-day attachment at Spanish giants Barcelona at the end of the season. Bosso won the #VisitZimbabwe exhibition game curtain raiser against Dynamos on Wednesday and their technical staff will travel to Spain with the Harare side’s coaches, courtesy 36

June 20, 2018 11:55 AM Mugabe ‘rushed’ to Singapore amid ‘sudden health deterioration’

Zimbabwean former president Robert Mugabe was reportedly “rushed” out of the country after his health “suddenly deteriorated” two weeks ago. The privately-owned NewsDay quoted a highly placed source as confirming that the veteran politician was flown to Singapore for medical check-ups. “He (Mugabe) slipped out of the country two weeks ago after his blood 35

June 11, 2018 2:48 PM Stella Chiweshe’s daughter named tourism ambassador

German-based mbira diva Stella Chiweshe’s daughter Virginia Mukwesha was on Friday appointed tourism ambassador by the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA). She was appointed at an event which was held at a Harare hotel. ZTA chief executive Karikoga Kaseke said Mukwesha’s appointment came after serious considerations. “Mukwesha has performed in German-speaking 38

June 10, 2018 4:25 PM Mutsata crowned Miss Tourism Zim Midlands

Twenty-three-year-old Zvishavane model Ashleigh Mutsata was recently crowned Miss Tourism Zimbabwe Midlands 2018 after shrugging off the challenge of 12 other contestants at the provincial preliminaries of the Miss Tourism Zimbabwe pageant held at Cathedral Hall in Gweru. Another 23-year-old, Agatha Kulingah of Gweru, was crowned first princess while 26