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ExQ, Nutty O in court over fake COVID-19 certificates

The two former members of the Military Touch Movement (MTM) had to brave the cold while behind bars over the weekend.Contemporary musicians ExQ and Nutty OExQ, real name Enock Munhenga and Nutty O, real name Carrington Simbarashe Chiwadzwa, are expected to appear in court today for bail ruling after they were arrested for possessing fake COVID-19 certificates on Friday.The two ...

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Chirisa To Star In New Hollywood Series

A Zimbabwean, United Sates-based actor Arnold Tongai Chirisa takes up domination in the Hollywood film industry, having been roped into the forthcoming limited series Women of the Movement scheduled to premiere on American Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) during the 2021 television season. Women of the Movement is an American six-episode historical drama limited television series inspired by the book Emmett Till: ...

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Outcry Over Mbuya Nehanda’s Statue

Pictures of the new Mbuya Nehanda statue that have been circulating on social media have been received with mixed feelings. Many of the Zimbabweans have expressed their disappointment at the, “updated version”, of the heroine. On Monday, President Emmerson Mnangagwa visited the Nyati Gallery near the Snake Park in Harare to take a first look at the statue of First ...

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Gringo succumbs to stage 4 cancer.

Legendary comedian Lazarus “Gringo” Boora (47) has succumbed to stage 4 stomach cancer. According to family members, Gringo was battling intestine obstruction and had a sitting discomfort, backache, hearing and talking difficulties. Last year the actor underwent surgery for an appendix rupture before he relocated to his rural home in Rusape. was admitted at Westview Clinic in Harare on Thursday. ...

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Nigerian businessman gives cheer to the blind and disabled every Friday.

It’s all smiles ,every Friday since last year,for more than 70 members of society including the blind and people living with disability in Harare as a local businessman donates bread to them every end of the week. Mr Oscar, who owns different phone accessories in town, who is also a pastor,believes that he could make a difference with the small ...

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Harare Mayor Jacob Mafume Recalled

After only 19 days in office Harare Mayor Jacob Mafume has been recalled by his party, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). The occurrence was announced in a letter to the Minister of Local Government, July Moyo by PDP secretary-general Benjamin Rukanda who said Mafume has ceased to represent the interests of the party. Reads the letter in part: “Following the ...

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Harare Vendors Waging Crackdown  With Harare City Council While the Zimbabwean government has begun easing some lock down measures to allow commerce and industry to slowly restart, the informal sector is still prohibited from operating.A number of vendors have started flocking back into the Central Business District in a clear violation of its regulations. Harare street vendors have turned a ...

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