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EMERGING inter-denominational gospel music outfit, Ghetto Praise, has released its debut 15-track album titled Ghetto Praise (Volume 1). New gospel outfit announces arrival : NewsDay…
02.23 / 23:42
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ZIMBABWE Publishing House chief executive officer, Blazio Tafireyi has urged authors to treat their works as a professional business and ensure that there are clear succession plans to ensure that their literary estate would be properly handled after their deaths. Writers urged to treat works as business : NewsDay…
02.23 / 23:42
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FORMER Big Brother Africa participant, Munya Chidzonga, has landed a cameo role — together with Kerina Carol Harrington and upcoming Tswana actress Bontle — in Season 5 of the top-rated local soap opera, Wenera, scheduled to start showing on March 13. Chidzonga for Wenera cameo role : NewsDay Zim…
02.23 / 23:42
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GOSPEL musician Togarepi Chivaviro has postponed the launch of his latest album Maranatha in Germiston, South Africa to Easter Monday as a way of supporting other musicians who are launching their albums in March. Chivaviro postpones SA album launch : NewsDay…
02.23 / 23:42
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MUSICIAN Ammara Brown, who walked away with the Outstanding Female Musician award at the recent National Arts Merit Awards ceremony, is expected to rock Mutare tomorrow alongside rapper Tehn Diamond, real name Tendai Nguni. Ammara Brown dates Tehn Diamond : NewsDay…
02.23 / 23:42
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We held a live Twitter Q&A with artist Olafur Eliasson ahead of his Design Indaba Conference talk. Here are his forceful and beautiful…
02.23 / 23:07
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Young Algerian designer touches on complex psychology with minimal…
02.23 / 23:07
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“The seed is a household object but at the same time it is a revolutionary s…
02.23 / 23:07
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Brazilian illustrator Hugo Canuto turned Yoruba African gods into western…
02.23 / 23:07
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Afrikaans singer Steve Hofmeyr (with the yellow t-shirt) in front of a statue of Paul Kruger at Church Square in Pretoria. Alon Skuy/The Times In the age of smartphones and social media, the spread of ideas as digital memes is global and unpredictable. This includes, for example, Islamic State (IS) recruiting followers from across the globe, to the nationalist and xenophobic ideas that were espoused respectively in the campaigns by Brexiteers to get the UK to leave the European Union and…