Category: Entertainment & Arts

Mhere releases 7th album titled ‘Panogara Nyasha’

Talented gospel musician Mathias Mhere has launched his 7th album titled ‘Panogara Nyasha’. Mhere proved he is a force to reckon with in the local gospel industry with his latest offering. The 10 track album features artists such as legendary Oliver Mtukudzi, Kudzi Nyakudya, Bethen Pasinawako and Olinda Marowa. Guest of honour at the event, Pastor Nelson Chamisa bemoaned the scourge of piracy that is threatening the growth of the local music industry. A number of artists who came to support the act spoke highly of the new album. Some of the songs which feature on the album include...

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Mukanya preaches gospel of unity

Legendary chimurenga music icon Thomas Tafirenyika ‘Mukanya’ Mapfumo who is in the country for the Big Bira concert scheduled for the 28th of this month has made a passionate plea for Zimbabweans to unite under the new dispensation and work towards economic recovery. Speaking at an extraordinary media briefing that was held in the capital this Friday, Mukanya known as the Lion of Zimbabwe said it is critical that Zimbabweans unite to build our economy. Oliver ‘Tuku’ Mtukudzi expressed his happiness over their reunion with the iconic Chimurenga music giant at the Big Bira concert and added that they...

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All is set for HIFA 2018

All is set for the Harare International Festival of Arts (HIFA) 18th edition scheduled from the 1st to the 6th of May. The festival which showcases local, regional and international arts and culture in a programme of theatre, dance and music is a great opportunity for the country to display its riches and attract investors. HIFA executive director Maria Wilson said Zimbabwe is open for business, so the idea is being open to each other as people from various countries are coming. Chairman of HIFA board trustees Muchadeyi Masundah said the carnival will raise the profile of the country...

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Davido finally lands in Harare

Nigerian star Davido landed in Harare this morning for a show set for this Saturday where he is expected to share the stage with a number of local artists which include Jah Prayzah. Award winning Nigerian star David Adeleke popularly known as Davido has jetted into the country ahead of his debut performance at the Big Fete dubbed the ‘30 billion concert’ to be held in the capital. Upon his arrival, Davido apologised for his prior cancelled shows and promised his fans a memorable performance as he came with his supporting band. The Nigerian star is known for his...

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BREAKING: Thomas Mapfumo arrives

There was near stampede at the Robert Mugabe International Airport when Chimurenga music guru, Thomas “Mukanya” Mapfumo landed last night for a musical show scheduled to take place on the 28th of this month. Zimbabweans from all walks of life thronged the airport to catch a glimpse of the musical icon’s historic return after many years in exile in the diaspora. The media had to hackle for an interview in the midst of the ecstatic fans. Mukanya said he is happy to be back home and to see his fellow friends still alive, adding that he was motivated to be...

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