Society

4 weeks ago | January 27, 2019

My times with Samanyanga

Garikai Mazara My first meeting with Oliver Mtukudzi wasn’t exactly physical — it was, naturally, through radio. And it ...

Fiyo: The community that natured young Oliver

The Highfield community where the late Oliver “Tuku” Mtukudzi grew up says the legendary jazz icon who passed away on ...

Tuku grabs world headlines

THE death of Oliver Mtukudzi grabbed newspaper headlines around the world befittingly demonstrating the global influence ...

1 month ago | January 20, 2019

Up close with Bishop Mutamiri. . . Anglican turns new leaf

BISHOP Farai Mutamiri was early this month consecrated as the new Bishop of the Anglican Church’s diocese of Harare, ...

Behold, the new city cometh!

Once complete, the new Parliament Building, which is currently under construction in Mt Hampden, some 20 kilometres ...

Pros & cons of shifting power from Hre

As 2018 slowly wound to a close, President Emmerson Mnangagwa, in keeping with his conviction to turn Zimbabwe into a ...

T Freddy: A music-mad prophet

OVER the years, the Zimbabwean experience with most prophets has shown that they are not super human — they get angry, ...

Star FM Music Awards are here

DESPITE the senseless violence that rocked the country, particularly in Harare and Bulawayo, prejudicing the showbiz ...

Chinese branded culture: Lessons for Zim

CHINESE people are masters when it comes to preserving their culture. In my ten-month stay in China where I travelled to ...

1 month ago | January 13, 2019

King 98 in Davido’s orbit

The name King 98 or his music do not ring a bell to many, except for a few music-heads out there, . Yet, this ...

Locals catch on flair for travel

Efforts by tourism players to entice locals to various tourist resorts seem to have paid off as witnessed at the ...

Cyber bullying: A growing menace

It is common nowadays for those that use social media platforms to wake up and discover unusual posts on their accounts.

Of prophets, stampedes and rituals

STAMPEDES and death seem to be claiming a spot on the itinerary of rising charismatic prophets who have become major ...

Rest Camp: Perfect for visitors on budget

VICTORIA Falls is without doubt one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. But it also appears to be ...