Music

"Most local productions are junk," says Radio Zimbabwe station manager in scathing analysis

“Most local productions are junk,” says Radio Zimbabwe station manager in scathing analysis

By Pride Sakupwanya GOVERNMENT came up with a deliberate policy to support indigenous content in the early, to mid 2000s; a 75% local content policy on both radio and television productions. The same policy however did not apply to show promoters who continued to favour international artists, an approach to music that ...

Film

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Danai Gurira on Her High-Stakes Turn as Richard III

By vogue.com When Danai Gurira was 12, growing up in Harare, Zimbabwe, she auditioned before her seventh-​grade class for the lead role in a play titled My Uncle Grey Bhonzo. She recited her lines and then, before taking his turn and without explanation, the boy she was up against forfeited ...

Fashion

UK: Zim-born Birmingham model hits back at concerns for her kids over raunchy pictures online

UK: Zim-born Birmingham model hits back at concerns for her kids over raunchy pictures online

By birminghammail.co.uk A Birmingham-based model has spoken out over a backlash to her racy social media posts. Victoria Blue, who hails from Zimbabwe, moved to the UK in 2004. She lived in Yorkshire until moving to Birmingham. Now aged 28, Victoria often posts raunchy pictures wearing raunchy lingerie on her Facebook and ...