COVID-19 Can Be Beat By Revisiting The One Health Concept

FOR this world to revolve on its axis flawlessly without any glitches, it needs One Mind, a United Force, caring for it and nature within as God intended. The word care is similar to that of nurse, and tend. It took many generations to be reminded of the need to do as tasked in the beginning. Lest I digress further, what I am talking about is the One Health Concept. As we care or nurse or tend for human health so should we for the environment and animals. We all…

Canada Based Zimbabwean Activates Youth Platform To Tackle Coronavirus

A Canada based Zimbabwean has created an online platform meant to connect Zimbabwean youths in the diaspora especially at a time when the world is battling coronavirus disease codenamed COVID-19. Mike Taurai Viriri  the brainchild of a platform called Zim Youth Connect initiative of connecting Zimbabwean youths globally for developmental ideas such as Social, education, culture, creativity, arts and other opportunities. Mike roped in his younger brother Malcolm Viriri aka Major and Ngoni Mashoko all based in Canada,and his father, the Ndiwe wandidoda hitmaker Tinos Viriri better known on the…

Prince K Musarurwa Of Runonzi Rudo Fame Dies

AFROFUSION crooner Prince Kudakwashe Musarurwa has died. He was 31. He hogged the limelight with the smash hit Runonzi rudo featuring his niece Pamhidzai Tracy Mbirimi aka Pah Chihera. Musarurwa passed on after a long battle with lung cancer at Chinhoyi Provincial Hospital. “Words fail me at this present moment and time but I feel I owe it to my sekuru and best friend to be strong and announce the sad passing after battling cancer. Nhasi Rima rauya pamusoro pedu semhuri….ko pasina imimi sekuru vaOnyi, ndinozove chii. Shamwari….Handina mashoko asi…

Dobba Don’s ‘Crystal Meth’ Video A Marketing Gimmick For His New Song

By Kudakwashe Pembere IT’S no secret that the local music industry is as cut throat as any on the globe. Artists have to be genuinely innovative in their marketing campaigns to acquire the fame or fortune desired. But in Zimbabwe, musicians are struggling to attain or maintain both. It would be amiss if I said I didn’t see this coming! I would really be lying. Three days ago, I posted on my facebook account that Dobba Don’s video was probably a marketing gimmick. That is no longer an assumption but…

Envisioning Africa Without Negativity Through Vimbai Zimuto’s Eyes

By DJ Slice AKA Tinos Viriri With her self-continuous-expressions, about a week ago, Vimbai Zimuto posted a heartwarming image. Donning an African attire walking on barefoot, she is flanked by a white lion and a white lioness. In this image, I see a woman celebrating not only her African culture but the nature of a woman. It is a multi-billion dollar image not in Zim dollar terms but the UNITED dollar as she shows her cunning that she has nerves of steel. Born and reared in Chitungwiza in October 1983,…

Highest Score Review: A video that scored lowest with audience

GREETINGS from the Undertaker its been a while as I have been busy digging up as much graves as I can. Part of the job hey. Sojourning on the streets of social media, catching my eye was the latest video by none other than controversial dancehall artist Enzo Ishall There are some justifiable lyrics and others which are not. Singing gibberish beyond Jamaican patois, worse yet a foreign language or ‘in tongues’ in his new song ‘Highest Score’. Jamaican Patois stole the minds of many a Zimbabweans from time immemorial…

#Review: Jehovah by Trevor D ft Dhadza D

IN this sweltering heat with a life clouded by social, economic and political hardships, nothing is as effective as gospel reggae. Dancehallreggaeworld.com says Christian Reggae Music or Christian Music Reggae is one of the fastest growing sub-genre of Reggae music emulating out of Jamaica and the Caribbean cementing its roots in the world of music today. This genre started back in the early 1990s and it is continuing to grow in popularity with an increasing number of artists and fans alike. Even though in Jamaica some of the songs are…

Vanhu Avantu Group Drops Pan-African Song

A collective of Zimbabwean producers and musicians have teamed up for the song OMG which celebrates being African. Given the diversity of Africa The song rides on a South African House beat with the artists singing in various African languages and even patois. “Our influence is street party vibe or get the crowd going with whistles and big drums and percussions with shout outs. Its ‘organised chaos that’s Vanhu Avantu,” said one of the artist Kelvin Zengeni. He further explains, “Vanhu avantu means people in Bantu languages.we are many. We…

Mitambo International Theatre Festival Ready To Roar

ALL is set for the Mitambo International Theatre Festival to be held from October 8 to October 12, 2019. The festival organisers, the Zimbabwe Theatre Academy say Botswana, Canada, Egypt, India, Israel, Iran, Macedonia, Mozambique, Nigeria, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, Trinidad, United Kingdom, Uganda, United States of America will participate at the event themed Emerge. “This year’s inaugural edition has been themed Emerge to capture the coming to life of theatre. As a discipline that appears to have been in the fog because of society’s perceptions, we as Mitambo International…