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By Leeroy K Willie From collecting bank notes in a commuter omnibus to no drugs, former Hwindi campaigns against substance abuse. The problem of drug abuse is taking a toll on communities across the country. While efforts have been made to combat the problem, the illicit drug trade continues to thrive, with devastating consequences for users and their families. In the dusty streets of Mabvuku, the rate at which youths are engaging in drug and substance abuse is alarming, and it has pushed a man who is a commuter omnibus conductor by profession to start an organization that fights the…

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Israeli assault attack on Rafah burns Palestinians alive At least 35,984 Palestinians have been killed. The bulk of them were children and women, with an additional 80,643 injured. Ambassador Tamer Almasri strongly condemns the burning alive of Palestinians in Rafah, Bureij Camp, and Jabalia on the 234th day of Israel’s onslaught in the Gaza Strip. Israeli colonial troops also carried out eight murders against families in the Gaza Strip in the last 24 hours, killing at least 81 Palestinians and injuring 223. The Israeli attacks came at a time when the International Court of Justice (ICJ) has ordered Israel, the…

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By Simbarashe Sithole Delta’s Carling Black Label National Tournament is being hosted by Guruve Hotel on June 1, 2024. People in Guruve are ecstatic about the event, as they held mock tournaments last weekend in preparation for the national event. About 13 teams from the Guruve Snooker League battled it out at the Guruve Hotel. ALSO READ: Former Cabinet Minister Ignatius Chombo Loses Farm Four teams yesterday gave people something to smile about as they watched them outshine each other. Highway topped the mock tournament, East 49 was second, Legends Village took third place, and matches took fourth place. Guruve hotel…

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By Simbarashe Sithole The Chitungwiza -born chanter Bassel “Hwindi President” Parehwa visited Mvurwi’s Mzansi lounge for the first time and left fans clamouring for more tunes. The Zimdancehall musician proved to be a genius on stage when he banged tune after tune. People around Mvurwi filled the leisure spot and supported the music promoter Blessing “Bango” Kamudyariwa who is giving Mvurwi town enough entertainment by bringing various artistes every week. Bango was delighted after Hwindi President met his legions of fans in the farming town. “It has always been my desire to bring Hwindi President to Mvurwi, the guy is…

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By Zandile Zaza Ndlovu Arts & Lifestyle Correspondent Miss Universe event, held yesterday, had all the ingredients of a superb show but failed to deliver due to poor communication, technical issues, and lack of show production expertise. The venue was beautifully decorated, and the ambiance was on point, but the audience was left confused and frustrated due to poor communication and technical glitches. The show started late, and the audience was left waiting for 30 minutes due to technical issues with the special projects videos. ALSO READ: Girlfest and Miss Universe Zimbabwe 2024 are topping this weekend’s gigs The MCs, Ruvheneko…

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Alick Macheso, the leader of Orchestra Mberikwazvo, is leading his group to Mvurwi on Friday for his yearly visit. Macheso typically travels to Mvurwi during the massive Shamwari Joe Hotel’s tobacco sales season. According to the band’s publicist Tich Makahamadze, the group is prepared to greet fans in Mvurwi and the neighboring territories. ALSO READ: Alick Macheso: Tears of Joy Unveiled “It is that time of the year when we visit Mvurwi to meet our fans as per our own norm every year,” Makahamadze stated. Owner of Shamwari Joe Barbra Mukombwe remarked that hosting Macheso is always a delight since…

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The Izodzo Choral group under Pastor Clyde Mutemachani on Friday virtually launched its fourth much-awaited ten track hymnal album titled “Ndichauya.” Mutemachani told Standard Style that his group has embraced technology as the best mechanism to reach wider audience. ALSO READ: Bango packs Mzansi lounge “As a group, we have realised the strength of cyberspace which has the propensity to reach widest audiences and therefore enabling our tireless efforts to receive or analyse feedback,” he said. The ten tracks include Handinonoke, Nzvimbo yakanaka, Ndomutenda, Wauya Mucheki, Vaigara vachinamata, Hakuzi kurema ft Kudzi Nyakudya, Muna vanhu venyu, Mbeuyezvibereko, Mudi weMweya and…

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Mvurwi based music promoter Blessing “Bango” Kamudyariwa proved to be a genius in the arts industry after packing his newly opened bar “Mzansi lounge” on Friday. Bango invited Zimdancehall chanters Ndunge yut and rising musician MuZimba who were supported by local artistes. Mzansi lounge was filled to capacity and the car park got smaller and revellers flocked the place. Speaking to this publication Bango said the response by revellers gave him strength to invite more artistes in Mvurwi. ALSO READ: Tocky Vibes Brings the Fire: “HOTCHILLI” Launch Rocks Saints ‘n’ Sinners “As Bango promotions we are motivated with the crowd…

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Bango Restores Former Glory Music promoter Blessing “Bango” Kamudyariwa is poised to revive entertainment in the farm town of Mvurwi. Bango has assumed control of Mzansi Bar, previously known for hosting various musicians under Prince Chipenda’s management. “We are now at Mzansi lounge and this Friday we are officially opening the place with Hwinza and it is a free show and people around Mvurwi should be ready for a music treat,” Bango said. ALSO READ: UK-Based ‘Free to Worship’ Group Jets in for Ezekiel Guti Day Celebrations In an interview with our publication, Bango revealed that he has taken charge…

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Muchato Cuthbert, a 49-year-old Gweru resident, was given a six-month prison sentence for setting fire to his neighbor’s apartment while looking for honey. If he returns $850 to the complainant, the entire sentence will be suspended. Cuthbert, who lives at 226 Mtapa Section 3, Gweru, entered a guilty plea to the charge on Friday in front of Gweru magistrate Nixon Mangoti. Cuthbert observed several bees at his neighbor’s house on March 16, the court heard, and he ignited a fire to drive the bees away and gather honey. But he was unable to put out the fire, which grew until…

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