By Paidashe Mandivengerei LOCAL comedienne, Madam Boss has been nominated for the prestigious gong, 2021 People’s Choice Awards in the African Social Star category. The 47th edition of the People’s Choice Awards is set for December 7 at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California, USA. The pop culture awards ceremony will broadcast live simultaneously on
IOL CAPE TOWN– An investigative report released on Wednesday by Independent Media during a press conference revealed the decuplets were born. The media group presented key findings from some of the concurrent investigations it had instituted into the saga of the missing decuplets and the subsequent treatment of Sithole, including an investigation conducted by Advocate
By Leopold Munhende PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa is taking a bloated entourage of over 100 people to the 26th edition of the United Nations Climate Change conference in Glasgow, Scotland, including family members, friends and Zanu-PF youths who will enjoy a two-week long stay in the UK on taxpayer’s funds. This was revealed by Centre for
By Leopold Munhende WAR Veterans came out guns blazing against President Emmerson Mnangagwa, dismissing his “sanctions” mantra, giving examples of how his children were getting fatter by the day while theirs starved. They also expressly said they were not afraid to die for their cause. Having had their demonstration dramatically halted by anti-riot officers who
TimesLive FORMER police officer Nomia Rosemary Ndlovu, who was accused of killing her lover, sister, cousin, niece and two nephews to cash out on life and funeral policies, was on Friday found guilty of murder of all six victims. Ndlovu’s conviction was pronounced by judge Ramarumo Monama in the high court sitting in Palm Ridge
By Paidashe Mandivengerei POPULAR British rock band, Coldplay has collaborated with Zimbabwe’s My Tree Trust in a forestry project aimed at reducing carbon emissions. The collaboration comes ahead of the 26th edition of the UN Climate Change Conference (CO26) which will be held in Glasgow from October 31 to November 12. The CO26 summit brings together
Bloomberg ZIMBABWEAN authorities shut down a popular black-market currency-tracking platform, the latest action to try and stop an accelerating decline in its currency. The central bank ordered marketwatch.co.zw and other sites that publish parallel-market currency rate to shut down, Governor John Mangudya said in a phone interview on Tuesday. The website has been used by
Billboard ‘Ye’ appears to have a Japanese Yen symbol on the back of his head now. Kanye West debuted a complex new haircut to go with his now less-complicated government name on Monday (Oct. 18). The 44 year-old MC posted an Instagram image of the back of his head, which showed off a series of
By Mary Taruvinga SIXTEEN people arrested Saturday in Kuwadzana, Harare after they were caught having sex at a party which has been named ‘Sodom and Gomorrah’ have been released on free bail. The 10 men and six women appeared before Harare Magistrate Barbra Mateko. The 16 are; are Thokozani Tshuma, (24), Shylet Simba, Lucia Nyakutsikwa
By Staff Reporter THE Harare teacher, Talent Chingwaru, who was arrested last week for assaulting a student appeared in court Saturday and pleaded guilty to the charge. Chingwaru (29), a mathematics teacher at Harare Einstein Tuition Centre told Magistrate Judith Taruvinga he assaulted the student as he was emotionally stressed due to a disturbing toothache.
Agencies MICHIGAN State soccer senior forward Farai Mutatu’s life has been far from the cookie-cutter, white-picket-fence version. When Mutatu was about 6 years old, his father was offered the opportunity to pursue a chemistry degree at MSU. This meant Mutatu had to move away from his home, from what he knew and was comfortable with
By Paidashe Mandivengerei ZIMBABWEAN actor, Tongayi Chirisa is starring in the second season of Netflix sci-fi, Another Life. This is Chirisa’s debut appearance on Netflix. He was cast as Richard Ncube, a veteran with a keen interest in earth campaigns. Another Life is an American science fiction drama series created by Aaron Martin, which premiered on
By Paidashe Mandivengerei POLICE in Harare have arrested Micheal Freeman Chingwaru (39), a teacher at Einstein Tuition Centre for violently assaulting a student at the private school. The arrest follows a national public outcry after a video of Chingwaru physically assaulting an unidentified male student went viral on social media Thursday. In the video, captured in
By Felix Matasva CONTROVERSIAL prophet and socialite, Passion Java has endorsed Defence Minister Oppah Muchinguri’s visit to Mutasa district this coming Saturday. Muchinguri will be the guest-of-honour at the launch of the Nyanga-Mutasa district sports tournament, which will be held at Mutasa DC sports ground. Sports Minister Kirsty Coventry will also grace the event. Writing on
By Leopold Munhende TINATSWE Mhaka, a Harare-based gender activist has released a ‘Rape List’, naming and shaming several men for repeatedly raping women but going scot-free. The list, which has received traction on Twitter, according to Mhaka was compiled after the failure of the justice system and the police to bring the prosectors to book.
By Paidashe Mandivengerei MULTI-AWARD winning comedian, Long John real name Learnmore Jonasi has teamed up with American entertainer, Steve Harvey on a new series premiering this Friday. The new series dubbed The Comedian Explains is part of Steve Harvey’s reality television show, Feud Africa. Steve Harvey announced the development on his official Twitter page. He
The Guardian The dystopian South Korean drama Squid Game has become Netflix’s most popular series yet, drawing 111 million fans since its debut less than four weeks ago, the streaming service said Tuesday. The unprecedented global viral hit imagines a macabre world in which marginalised people are pitted against one another in traditional children’s games.
By Thandiwe Garusa ZIMBABWEANS have been left fuming over the recent acquittal of former Health and Child Care minister Obadiah Moyo who was facing corruption charges. Moyo was being accused of illegally approving tenders worth US$60 million in the procurement of covid-19 personal protective equipment and test kits. Journalist Hopewell Chin’ono, who was arrested for
By Bulawayo Correspondent ADULTEROUS men and women in Bulawayo have been hit below the pocket after city lodges increased their booking charges. A survey carried out by NewZimbabwe.com this week in the city revealed that most lodges where people book to engage in sex had increased their charges. Scores of clients at a popular lodge in
By Paidashe Mandivengerei THE host of the popular TV show ‘Closure DNA’ Global DNA Zimbabwe consultant, Tinashe Mugabe has rubbished claims he stole the paternity show concept from filmmaker Tanaka Dube. This comes after Dube came out guns blazing this week, accusing Mugabe of stealing his paternity show idea, ‘Baba Ndiani’ after the two met