“Victoria Falls is a must-visit destination” – Robert Bell

By Luckmore Safuli Entrepreneur and United States of America Ambassador of music and arts, Roberts ‘Kool’ Bell has expressed optimism about the positive prospects of the country’s tourism capital, Victoria…

Gwayi pottery: the resilience of an industry

Mhlomuli Ncube The local economy has a way of scoring big in the unnoticeable. In the corners where many never get to, success stories continue to be written almost in…

Mutare’s tallest person, Joseph Midzi, brings city to a standstill

Kenias Chivuzhe Business almost came to a standstill in Mutare as residents jostled to catch a glimpse of 23-year-old Joseph Midzi whose commanding height mesmerised them. Also known as Joe,…

Half a billion US dollars locked in ivory stockpile

By Theophilus Chuma AN estimated half a billion United States dollars remains locked as the nation sits on an ivory stockpile of one hundred and thirty tonnes, amid growing concern…

Zim-Kenya to deepen cooperation in travel and tourism

By ZBC Reporter Kenya and Zimbabwe are exploring ways of deepening cooperation in the travel and tourism sector under the bilateral trade agreement with focus on enhancing connectivity and promotion…

President Mnangagwa conducts ground-breaking for mega hotel, conference centre

President Mnangagwa has conducted a groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of Beethoven Hotel with 40 executive rooms and Harare hippodrome, a theatre centre in Braeside. The President was accompanied by…

Parliamentarians call for increased support towards conservation programmes

By ZBC Reporter THE Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Environment, Climate and Tourism has called for increased support towards the country’s conservation programmes in response to the negative impact of COVID-19…

Fastjet to increase Victoria Falls-Johannesburg flights

By Luckmore Safuli Regional and international airlines continue to show confidence in Zimbabwe’s tourism capital, Victoria Falls with some airlines resuming flights into the resort city while others are increasing…

Wildlife reliant communities struggle to shake off Covid-19 burden

By ZBC Reporter THE hunting industry and wildlife reliant communities are feeling the pinch of the COVID-19 pandemic as they struggle to recover from revenue losses that are threatening development…

Domestic tourists provide glimmer of hope for tourism industry

By ZBC Reporter HUNDREDS of domestic tourists have visited the UNESCO World Heritage site, the Victoria Falls Rainforest this Easter holiday, bringing a glimmer of hope to the embattled hospitality…