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NAMA 2022 To Celebrate Local And Foreign-based Artists

Organisers of the National Arts Merit Awards (NAMA) have announced that the 20th edition of the country’s biggest awards ceremony will be themed Zimbabwe and Beyond #AmaLevels. Billed for February 2022, the 20th NAMA organised by , National Arts Council of Zimbabwe (NACZ) and Jacaranda Culture and Media Corporation (JCMC) will celebrate artists who are […]

Caledonia To Acquire Maligreen Mining Claims

New York stock exchange listed Caledonia Mining Corporation has spread its wings from its Gwanda-based Blanket mine after agreeing to purchase Maligreen project owned by Pan African Mining (Private) Limited. Maligreen project is located in the Gweru mining district, Midlands. The gold producing company is set to acquire the claims from the privately-owned Zimbabwean company […]

Seh Calaz Unfazed By Backlash Over ED Birthday Wish

Zimdancehall chanter, Seh Calaz has refused to be moved by the overwhelming backlash he received on social media after wishing President Emmerson Mnangagwa a happy birthday yesterday. As Mnangagwa turned 79 yesterday, Calaz took to social media to wish him a happy birthday in a social media post that attracted over 13 000 reactions. “Emmerson […]

Enzo Ishall Pens A Note In Memory Of Souljah Love

Embattled Zimdancehall chanter, Enzo Ishall has penned a heartfelt note to the late musical genius, Souljah Love who succumbed to diabetes earlier this year. Taking to social media, Enzo, who has been making waves following his announcement that he will be resigning from music due to some personal woes, said the late singer played a […]

Shoko Festival Partners Dutch Embassy For Epic Spoken Word Showdown

Longest running urban culture fete, Shoko Festival has partnered with the Netherlands Embassy in Harare through a Holland–Zimbabwe collaboration in Lost – Spoken Word Journey which is set for Tuesday 21 September. In a never-seen before creative collaboration between leading Dutch spoken word artist, Smita James and top Zimbabwean poet Shaldo, the poets will collaborate […]

Two Hackathon Challenges To Celebrate POTRAZ At 20

The Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (POTRAZ) is set to run two Hackathon Challenges in September and October 2021 as part of its 20th anniversary commemorations, the parastatal has said. The two events, which will be conducted virtually in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, will be held under the theme “#POTRAZ@20Challenge”. The first Hackathon will […]

Macheso Endorses Killer T’s Album

Sungura maestro, Alick Macheso has endorsed Killer T’s latest 17-track offering, Inzwai Kuchemawo Mambo, which was released earlier this week. In a video clip circulating on social media, Macheso is captured urging the Ngoma Ndaimba singer to continue working hard and ignore naysayers. “I’m listening to your album and I feel it was done really […]

Tocky Vibes, Voltz JT To Headline Shoko Festival 2021

Contemporary musicians Tocky Vibes, Feli Nandi, Voltz JT and Van Choga are set to grace this year’s edition of Shoko Festival which will be running from the 20th – 25th September 2021. Running under the theme, “Shoko Universe”, the festival will be a completely virtual with all shows streamed online on the Shoko Facebook and […]

85 Percent Increase In Veld Fire Incidences

The 2021 fire season has destroyed a total  408 366.7 hectares of land representing an 84.97% increase during the same period in 2020 when 220 778.79 hectares were burnt from the recorded 395 veld fire incidences. The veld fire season which spans from the 31st of July to the 31st of October is a period […]

Fungisai, Winnie Mashaba In Amapiano Collaboration

Veteran gospel musician, Fungisai  Zvakavapano Mashavave has revealed that she will soon be releasing a song featuring South African music legend, Dr. Winnie Mashaba. Taking to social media, Fungisai broke the news yesterday in a video together with Winnie and South Africa-based Mr Brown. “Hey guys we are working from OpenMic Studios and we are […]