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Tocky Vibes UK tour suffers a further delay

The much anticipated Tocky Vibes UK Tour which was rescheduled for this weekend has suffered yet another postponement. The promoter and International Managers for the Tocky brand, Torro Entertainment have availed a press statement exclusively with ZimOnline News citing complications in dealing with a Work Permit processing agent despite all documentation and payments tendered to agent in good timing. Notwithstanding ...

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Attendance tally and publicity fiddle: Prophet Magaya probed

LOCAL editors have accused the founder and leader of Prophetic Hearing Deliverance (PHD) church Walter Magaya of bribing journalist to ensure positive coverage of his ‘Night of Turnaround’ prayer meeting held in the capital last Friday. Coverage of the event dominated the media last weekend with attendance figures variously cited in the hundreds of thousands the weekly Standard putting the ...

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City Sports ZimDancehall fiasco: ZRP responds

The Zimbabwe Republic Police has issued a formal press release with respect to the riot situation that erupted on Saturday at the City Sport arena where it was alleged were fatalities. In accounts collaborated by the police release, some names that were claimed of social media to have died on the event during the stampede, turned out in utter disgust ...

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Jah Prayzah unleashes KUMBUMURA MHUTE album in video

Multi talented and award winner musician Mukudzei Mukombe affectionately known as Jah Prayzah has unleashed videos of his latest album Kumbumura Mhute. The militant, tall and shy lyric ace whose songs made a reputation of deeper messages than his age has outclassed even himself with songs as Moyo Wakaoma (Hardened Heart) which graphically enact the horrors of child dumping and ...

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Magaya’s PHD All-Night attracts record attendance

The Prophetic Healing and Deliverance ministries’ all-night prayer held in Waterfalls on Friday could have pulled the largest crowd in the history of this country, estimated to have been over 300 000 people. According to some church officials, they had laid out 300 000 chairs but by the time the event started every chair had been occupied. The event which will ...

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Fungisai Mashavave debuts acting in Chinhoyi 7 movie

A BAG of hard-knuckle action with heart tearing twists synonymous with Hollywood action movies is an apt phrase to describe the Zimbabwean movie Chinhoyi 7 that is now at an advanced stage of production.The movie that tells the true story of the famous but historical Chinhoyi Battle where seven freedom fighters matched the well-resourced Rhodesian army and fought fiercely until ...

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Butterphly survives BB chop

by Mwatsara Chidziya: This week saw Zimbabwean representative in Big Brother Hotshots, Butterphly being put on the chopping block by her ‘friend’ Idris from Tanzania. She was up against Ellah of Uganda, Trezagah from Mozambique, Frankie from Rwanda, Permithius from Namibia and Nhlanhla from South Africa.Malawi, with whom Zimbabwe has built a strong alliance by voting for each other’s representatives whenever ...

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Cathrine Makaya dumps troubled Miss Zimbabwe title, rides solo

Miss Zimbabwe 2014 Catherine Makaya has denounced the Miss Zimbabwe Trust led by Mrs Marry Chiwenga, saying the team has negative energy and is impossible to work with. Makaya, who is expected to leave for the Miss World boot camp next Sunday, dumped Mrs Chiwenga and company, preferring to work with England-based Miss Zimbabwe Trust founding member Crispen Sachikonye instead. ...

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Overzealous ZRP teargas ZimDancehall event

Loyal ZimDancehall fans who had congregated a packed City Sports Centre in Harare for a Clash between Soul Jah Love and Seh Calaz received a wash far more than a good lyric ride or a can throw treat. In what no one could even imagine happening at such an event, ZRP police crew with probably next to none training or ability to ...

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“No Wahala” Afrobeats star jailed for Robbery

Emerging Afrobeats star Sona has been jailed for four years after being convicted for his part in the violent robbery of £5 000 from a pensioner. Sona, real name Daniel Emifeoluwa and accomplice Rishi Nankani received their respective four and six year prison sentences at Croydon Crown Court today. Ex-Carshalton Athletic player Rishi Nankani, 25, and student Daniel Emifeoluwa, 23, ...

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