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June 17, 2018 7:14 PM Shoko Fest moves to the ghetto

Organisers of the annual urban culture fiesta, Shoko Festival, will this year make Peace in the Hood their main event following a slump in attendance at most of last year’s scheduled events at the Zimbabwe Museum of Human Sciences grounds. This will be the first time in the festival’s existence to take the main event, which usual features a foreign hip-hop 14

June 17, 2018 3:00 AM MultiChoice Zim brings World Cup cheer to St Joseph’s

MULTICHOICE Zimbabwe on Thursday brought smiles to St Joseph’s Home for Boys in the capital after they donated decoders and provided full installation for the home to facilitate the broadcast of the ongoing 2018 FIFA World Cup soccer tournament in Russia. For a month it is going to be a feast of football to its fanatics and the boys at St Joseph’s Home will not be left out from following 19

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 15

June 8, 2018 11:14 AM Young Zim filmmaker eyes Hollywood

Young and ambitious are words that best describe 19-year-old filmmaker and actor Daniel Lasker who has his eyes set on breaking into the Hollywood film industry. But first, Lasker – who added another feather to his cap by winning the Roil Bulawayo Arts Awards (RBAA) for the Outstanding Film Director and Outstanding Film (for The Walk) – wants to help build 2

April 30, 2018 1:55 PM Zim eyes Gulf tourism market

Zimbabwe is a little-known tourism destination in the affluent Gulf region, and the country targets to grow arrivals from the market four-fold by 2020, Tourism minister Prisca Mupfumira has said. The Gulf — whose member nations are among the wealthiest in the world on a per capita basis — is a key tourism source market, with six oil-rich countries — the United 40

April 24, 2018 6:13 AM Zim ref rejects bribery attempt

ZIFA yesterday heaped praise on top Zimbabwean referee Norman Matemera after he upheld integrity in rejecting a $10 000 bribery attempt by Equatorial Guinea outfit Desportivo Niefang to influence the result of their decisive CAF Confederation Cup play-off tie against Cote d’Ivoire’s Williamsville Athletic Club last Wednesday. Matemera, who took charge 41

April 21, 2018 11:59 AM The Elders push for free, fair Zim polls

Former UN secretary-general Kofi Annan, former US President Jimmy Carter and other prominent figures have encouraged all political actors in Zimbabwe to deliver integrity and transparency across the country’s transition, including a level playing field ahead of the upcoming elections. Annan, Carter and Nelson Mandela’s wife, Graca Machel, are part of a group 34

April 10, 2018 3:12 PM Tuku scoops two Zim Achievers Awards

Zimbabwe music star Oliver “Tuku” Mtukudzi scooped two awards at the Zimbabwe Achievers Awards (ZAA) in Sandton, South Africa over the weekend. Tuku was honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award, which was also given to the late South African jazz legend Hugh Masekela. In another category where he was battling it out with Mukudzei “Jah Prayzah” Mukombe 27

April 9, 2018 11:02 AM Mai Patai takes new album across Zim

The wait is over! Popular Gweru gospel musician Respina Patai, who alongside her husband Ephraim hogged the gospel music limelight with the song Mazambara, is back with a bang. Mai Patai relaunched her career in style when she released her seventh album, titled Punish the Devil, recently in Gweru at an event that was graced by another Gweru-bred musician 25

April 7, 2018 2:14 AM R2 million Zim Open launched

The 2018 Old Mutual Zimbabwe Open was launched at Royal Harare yesterday, with Old Mutual being the title with the sponsorship package having been increased from R1,8 million to R2 million. A big field is expected to tee off in one of the best five tournaments in Africa at Royal Harare. Old Mutual will have partners like Sahwira Events Management, ZOL, Golden 22