Events & Show-Biz

Did Ed Sheeran commit ‘poverty tourism’ in charity film?

Ed Sheeran has won huge success this year, but a more dubious honour has just come his way. The UK singer’s short film for the British charity Comic Relief has been handed a “Rusty Radiator” award, given to the “most offensive and stereotypical fundraising video of the year”. It shows Mr Sheeran travelling to Liberia, and meeting two young boys ...

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Mugabe sons launch entertainment company

TripLife Entertainment, a promotions company reportedly owned by former president Robert Mugabe’s sons; Robert Jnr and Chatunga was officially launched at Harem Nightclub in Johannesburg, South Africa on Saturday. Harem Nightclub, located in the posh suburb of Rosebank in Johannesburg, is touted as Africa’s best night club. After the no-show of Nigerian star Tekno, who was supposed to perform at ...

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Zodwa Wabantu cancels Zimbabwean tour

South African socialite Zodwa Wabantu has cancelled her three day Zimbabwean tour at the 11th hour without giving reason. Zodwa Wabantu was supposed to grace Private Lounge in Harare on Friday, Mutare at Club 263 on Saturday and finally in Bulawayo at Club Connect on Sunday. Her cancellation comes after she postponed her Bulawayo show that was supposed to be ...

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Harare International Airport becomes Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport

All is now set for the renaming of Harare International Airport to Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport tomorrow (Thursday) with the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructural Development calling on all progressive Zimbabweans to throng the venue to witness this historic event. The Minister of Transport and Infrastructural Development Dr Joram Gumbo accompanied by Air Zimbabwe Chief Operations Officer Captain Simba ...

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Madlela mourns man who died dancing to his song

RHUMBA musician Madlela S’khobokhobo has mourned the 60-year-old man Mangangi Mathe, who collapsed and died in Sizinda, Bulawayo last Saturday, reportedly after dancing to his hit track Ngamnanka uSaMamoe. Madlela who thrilled thousands at the Youth Interface Rally at White City Stadium on the same day, said he was devastated by the news. Tragedy struck during the Zimbabwe Boxing Federation ...

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South African Elephant Baker Wins ‘Cake Oscar’

South African master baker Dot Klerck is flying the flag high for South African wildlife conservation after winning the Best Showpiece award at the international 2017 Cake Master Awards for her life-size elephant and calf cake. The Awards, also known as the ‘Cake Oscars’, took place in Birmingham in the UK on 4 November this year, where Klerck’s ultra-realistic elephant ...

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Zodwa Wabantu returns to Bulawayo

SA entertainer, Zodwa Wabantu who stirred controversy two months ago after she was barred from attending the Harare International Carnival as her act was deemed indecent, is returning to Bulawayo on Thursday for yet another appearance at Club Connect where she dazzled many in August. This time around, the dancer who has risen to stardom because of her racy dance ...

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Increasing human rights violations a concern – PDP

Attempts to quash political dissent witnessed in the past few weeks concerns the People’s Democratic Party. In the past few weeks the state has demonstrated its unrepentant disrespect of human rights. They have banned opposition rallies, arrested activists on trumped up charges connected to organising political activity. One such recent example is that of the arrest of Adv Fadzai Mahere ...

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Jah Prayzah exposed!

Musician Jah Prayzah owed his late bouncer Crispen Nyemba three months’ salary, a family relative has revealed. Tamburai Nyemba brother and family spokesperson said Cris revealed to the family shortly after he left the Third Generation Band that he was owed money by the lanky crooner. “Cris told me, his wife and the whole family that he was owed three ...

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Jah Prayzah wanted VIP treatment at funeral

Revelations emerging are that the prominent musician, Jah Prayzah was allegedly attacked at the grave yard yesterday because ‘showed no concern for a bouncer who protected him for a long time’, Zimbuzz reported. According to another bouncer believed to have been close to the late Crispen Nyemba “Jah Prayzah was attacked and chased away from Chris’ funeral is because he ...

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