Sungura clash billed for end of August

By Patience Nyagato SUNGURA music enthusiasts are in for a treat, with a show featuring the country’s top Sungura musicians billed for the end of the month. An array of…

Mafikizolo to headline Heroes gala

By Fungai Jachi TOP South African Afro-pop music duo, Mafikizolo, will be the major draw card at tonight’s Heroes Gala, with the outfit promising fans an electric performance. Speaking soon…

Cont Mhlanga laid to rest

By Yolanda Moyo REVERED arts guru, Cont Mhlanga, has been laid to rest at his rural home in Mqoqi Village, Lupane. “Umkhulu lumsebenzi (we have a huge task at hand),…

John Chibadura’s legacy lives on

By Colette Musanyera IT is 23 years after the death of one of Zimbabwe’s greatest musicians, John Chibadura. Known as Mr Chitungwiza, Chibadura was also one of the best Sungura…

Bulawayo describes Mhlanga as a community champion

By Yolanda Moyo The people of Bulawayo have described the late playwright, Cont Mhlanga as a giant in the arts industry, whose shoes will be difficult to fill. ZBC News…

Heroes of Faith Concert set for Heroes Day

By Colette Musanyera GOSPEL music fans are in for a special treat on Heroes Day with a music show dubbed ‘Heroes of Faith Concert’ set for Harare on Monday. An…

State-assisted funeral for Cont Mhlanga

By Idah Mhetu PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has granted a State-assisted funeral for veteran playwright, actor and theatre director, Cont Mhlanga. Mhlanga (64) succumbed to pneumonia yesterday morning at the United…

Reverend Toggy Chivaviro wins global award

By Colette Musanyera United States-based Reverend Toggy Chivaviro is making headlines on the international scene after being honoured by the Los Angeles based Intercontinental Music Awards. Chivaviro received an award…

Legendary arts and creative director Cont Mhlanga dies

By Yolanda Moyo VETERAN playwright, film maker and theatre director Cont Mhlanga has died. He was 64. The sad news was confirmed by National Arts Council of Zimbabwe (NACZ) Executive…

Ntepe-Manama community radio almost ready to be on air

By Providence Maraneli The Manama Community has described the installation of studio equipment for Ntepe Manama Community Radio as government’s commitment towards access to information across the country. There is…