Articles Posted on October 7th, 2011

  • Summer Beer Festival promises fireworks

    Summer Beer Festival promises fireworks

    THE biggest-ever reggae fiesta on Zimbabwean soil in recent years has been confirmed. Already nicknamed the Lion Lager Reggae Festival, in reference to Delta Beverages’ obsession with Jamaican reggae artistes, the Summer Beer Festival promises fireworks. All three artistes — Beres Hammond, Cocoa Tea and Fantan Moja — are bringing their full bands, with Beres [...]

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    New-born baby butchered to conceal affair

    A MWENEZI man impregnated his uncle’s wife before conniving with her to callously murder the baby and bury it in a shallow grave to conceal their relationship. Philip Tsumere (32) of Number 202 National Railways of Zimbabwe flats, Rutenga in Mwenezi, stabbed the baby several times to the point of almost slitting the throat with [...]

  • Dhewa develops brain tumour

    Dhewa moved to private hospital

    HARARE – Top sungura musician Tongai “Dhewa” Moyo whose health deteriorated last week is expected to receive the long-awaited medication between today and tomorrow as doctors move to stabilise his condition. Moyo is set to receive the drug Rituximab, which was recommended by his doctors. The drug, which Moyo sourced from the United Kingdom, is [...]

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    Dyer, Owiyo coming for solo festival Steve Dyer and Oliver Mtukudzi

    SOUTH Africa’s international jazz artist Steve Dyer and Suzanna Owiyo from Kenya will perform at the Spar Solo Festival to be held at Pakare Paye Arts Centre in Norton later this year. The festival will see a host of other local musicians parting with their bands to do solo acts. It would be the first [...]