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Zim journos visit Chinese culture studios

Wadzanai Mhombera in Zhejiang, China The Chinese people have invested in the preservation of their culture through the construction of a world studio and cinema to showcase Chinese ancient dynasties and history. Zimbabwean journalists attending a seminar for journalists and editors were taken on a tour of the Hengdian World Studios in China’s Zhejiang Province. The studios are used by the Chinese film industry to produce soap operas and films depicting ancient China. When the Zimbabwean contingent arrived at the studios, a film production was underway and the team witnessed some of the rehearsals. The Zimbabwean contingent later also...

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Musicians urged to build up society

A call has been made for musicians to compose constructive music lyrics that build up the society. This comes at the backdrop of an era where some musicians are said to be composing what is termed “bubblegum music.” In a bid to address the nature of music and its role in building a nation, a philosopher who is the director for registry and accreditation for the Zimbabwe Council of Higher Education Dr Augustine Tirivangana urged artists to be conscious of how their products are packaged as it shapes the opinion of the public. Zimbabwe Music Rights Association executive director,...

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Cultural diversity hailed

Traditional dishes, music and dance characterised the 12th edition of the Zimbabwe Staff College Culture Day celebrations held in Harare. More than seven countries participated at the event. Speaking to the ZBC News, Brigadier General Josphat Kudumba, who is the Commandant Zimbabwe Staff College said cultural diversity is one of the major drivers of development, while Mt Pleasant National Assembly member, Cde Jason Pasadi said culture unites people and Africans are identified by their culture. “Bridging the gap between cultures is necessary for the attainment of peace, stability and development,” said Brigadier General Kudumba. Acceptance and recognition of cultural diversity through innovative use of media and information communication technologies (ICTs) have been identified as key to peace, respect and mutual understanding in various...

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ZBC’s Nokhuthaba Nkomo ties the knot

ZBC’s picture editor Nokhuthaba Nkomo has tied the knot with her long-time sweetheart Mcedisi Nyathi at a colourful reception held in Sunninghill suburb in Bulawayo. It was all smiles as one of ZBC’s family Nokhuthaba and her darling walked down the aisle to show the whole country of their affection under oath. The bride and the groom had to entertain their audience with one or two dancing moves with the assistance of their bridesmaids as a gesture of their gratitude to those who witnessed their holy matrimony.  Not to be outdone were Nokhuthaba’s workmates who were to be joined...

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SA rapper Cassper Nyovest jets in

South African rapper Refiloe Maele Phoolo popularly known in the music circles as Cassper Nyovest has arrived in the country this morning ahead of his two shows. Nyovest will peform this Friday (today) in Bulawayo at Large City Hall before his grand concert on Saturday (tomorrow) at Glamis Arena in the capital. Speaking after his arrival Nyovest said Zimbabweans must look forward to a more energetic and exciting show. The artist is in the country as part of Impala car rental’s 10th anniversary celebrations, said the company’s director Thompson Dondo. Some of the artists set to perform at the...

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