‘CHIDO’ by Munashe, An African Folktale About Love

14th February 2020 BY Kevin Mwenye

Love is one roller coaster filled with ups and downs, joy and sadness and a lot of other dynamics which we can not dwell on because there is no formula with and when it comes to this verb. In ‘CHIDO‘, Munashe orates his own experience with Love in one masterpiece of a song, as he flexed his rap muscles in…

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“Destination” Sets Tone For Hillzy’s New LA Beginnings

13th February 2020 BY Kevin Mwenye

Hillzy was and has always been dubbed to be a ticking time bomb in the Zimbabwean/African Music fraternity causing major waves using the internet to capture fans with a strategy that started off with covers, to him shaking heads with his own hit songs. Now after scooping some rewards at the Changamire and AFRIMA awards he is on his way…

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Our Morning With River Wild Safaris

3rd February 2020 BY Ivis

So this Christmas I was in Victoria Falls aka one of the Wonders of the World and I had the opportunity to go on a game drive. Which can I say was one of the most amazing experiences of my entire life, I learnt so much and literally could not think of a better way to end my year. For…

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Zimbabwe’s Frya Hits Home-run with New Visuals – Sammy Sosa

27th January 2020 BY Kevin Mwenye

Frya, a South African based Zimbabwean female vocalist and artist dropped visuals for her single “ Sammy Sosa “ . They’re top tier with a colorful, vibrant theme and captivating dance scenes that compliment the single. Produced by Mr Kamera who features in the visuals too, the track Sammy Sosa brings out some Zimbabwean flavor in the strings making it…

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River Wild Safari’s; The Only Tour Provider You Need!

27th January 2020 BY Ivis

If you have never been to Victoria Falls, I suggest that you add it to your travel/ bucket list TODAY. I kid you not, it is one of the most beautiful places I have ever seen in my entire life (and I have been to a lot of places in my lifetime). One of the most important things that I…

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CheckOutAfrica Selects: 10 Must-Hear Oliver Mtukudzi Songs

3rd February 2019 BY checkoutafrica

Having released over 60 albums, there is no childhood or household in Africa, especially in Zimbabwe that didn’t enjoy the timeless sounds of the amazing Oliver Mtukudzi. Having worked with every notable name in music, including the likes of his dear friend Hugh Masekela, Ringo Madlingozi, Joss Stone and Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Tuku has songs that relate to every stage…

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To Hell and Back with Simba Chakauya

12th July 2018 BY Rutendo Chabikwa

Is there such a thing as a common “human experience”? From the biology of our bodies, to our communities’ social structures, to our minds philosophical ideologies, and even the metaphysical stirs of our spirts – all these constitute the human experience. While we encounter these differently, the question whether or not there is something relatable to each one of us…

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The Spirit of Anti-Littering

4th June 2018 BY Dan Tafara Dandadzi

As we are fast approaching the hotly contested 2018 general elections in Zimbabwe, it brings me to wonder whether our local politicians are really concerned or aware of the realities of local governance in Zimbabwe. Everywhere you go, you are met with Waste littered anywhere and everywhere the eye can see. It is not surprising to see waste dumped or…

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Were missionaries good or bad for Africa?

10th May 2018 BY Andile Hadebe

Growing up in a Zimbabwean Christian home, I always found it daunting to question the real intentions of missionaries in Zimbabwe. It always seemed like they gave a lot and in return I just had to be grateful and not question their intentions. Like come on, they introduced me to Jesus, “the centre of my life”. How dare I question…

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