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The Korean Ambassador to Zimbabwe, Mr Yong-kyu Kwon has handed over television programmes to the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) which are set to give viewers a wide selection of entertainment...Read more

ZBC receives TV programmes from South Korea

29 August 2014 | 2348 Views
The Korean Ambassador to Zimbabwe, Mr Yong-kyu Kwon has handed over television programmes to the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) which are set to give viewers a wide selection of entertainment...

by Staff Reporter

Viewers slam 'sub-standard' ZBCtv program

27 August 2014 | 2656 Views
VARIOUS ZBCtv viewers have castigated the Starbrite talent search show producers for producing a sub-standard show. The show, an equivalent to South African and American Idols, seeks to identi...

by Staff reporter

New TV channels after digitilisation

23 August 2014 | 1936 Views
BROADCASTING Authority of Zimbabwe (Baz) chairman Dr Tafataona Mahoso has said the country will only start inviting applications for television licences after the country has successfully migrated fro...

by Staff reporter

SABC threatens to fire Generations actors

18 August 2014 | 2280 Views
The SABC has threatened to fire all of the striking Generations actors on Monday, after having given them a second ultimatum to show up for filming on Monday or all be fired.The Generatio...

by Staff reporter

'Unhealthy working relationship amongst Generations actors'

18 August 2014 | 2784 Views
According to the SABC, Generations actors who are on strike will be axed if they don't report for duty.SABC spin doctor, Kaizer Kganyago, said the actors will find themselves on the streets if...

by Staff reporter

Generations actors refused to return to work

15 August 2014 | 5765 Views
Cape Town - The SABC is silent as the public broadcaster's biggest money spinner, Generations on SABC1, was forced to shut down production entirely as the cast refused to return to work.MMSV P...

by Thinus Ferreira

Zimbabwe will require 3 million Set To Boxes for digitalisation

15 August 2014 | 1701 Views
Zimbabwe will require at least three million Set Top Box (STB) to enable households to be able to watch digitalised content when the country migrates from analogue to digital, the Information and...

by Peter Matambanadzo

3500 viewers tuned in to watch ZIWA Live on Zimbo LIVE TV

09 August 2014 | 3643 Views
For the Zimbabwe International Women's Awards organisers there surely is a lot to be excited about. Their event was sold out but there is more. The ZIWA Awards team worked in partnership with Zimb...

by Staff Reporter

Police summon producer of Vapostori film

07 August 2014 | 5090 Views
Police have allegedly summoned theatre producer Silvanos Mudzvova over the launch of his KuMasowe play DVD scheduled for Thursday in Harare.Although police were not immediately available ...

by Staff reporter

Muvhango viewers angry at iconic character's departure

03 August 2014 | 8642 Views
Muvhango viewers are angry and they want Ndivhuho Mutsila, who played Albert Mukwevho back.Angry viewer, Vhonani Makhari, posted on Facebook: "We want Albert back on our screens or else this M...

by Staff reporter

Born to Bulawayo parents, 11-year-old star shines in UK talent show

18 July 2014 | 6827 Views
SHE has battled serious ill health since she was just three days old and has already had four open heart surgeries for a cyanotic defect. But 11 year-old Tamara Msimanga is not letting her health cha...

by Staff Reporter

Big Bother Africa finalists off to South Africa

15 July 2014 | 6311 Views
Five finalists who auditioned to represent Zimbabwe in Big Brother Africa Season 9 are set to leave for South Africa this week where two housemates will be selected.The auditions held at the M...

by Tafadzwa Zimoyo

Celebs jostle for Big Brother

08 July 2014 | 4709 Views
As Big Brother auditions gather momentum aspiring housemates that include musicians, socialites and fashionistas have gone all out to ensure they grab as much attention as possible.Word doing ...

by Tafadzwa Zimoyo

Big Brother Africa gets closer

08 July 2014 | 2092 Views
The ninth edition of Africa's biggest reality series Big Brother Africa kicks off in September and already fans are asking: Who will the new housemates be? Who will find their names and their faces gr...

by MNet

Miss Zimbabwe crowned - Video

15 June 2014 | 8578 Views
University of Zimbabwe law student Thabiso Phiri, 22, was crowned Miss Zimbabwe at a function held at Mabvazuva Village (formerly Caravan Park) in Msasa, Harare.Tendai Hunda was crowned firs...

by Mafu Sithabile

General Chiwenga's sweet 16 at Miss Zimbabwe pageant 2014

14 June 2014 | 29130 Views
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fz6b397KEWA...

by Staff reporter

New local soap 'Wenera' to hit small screens

13 June 2014 | 3155 Views
Zimbabwe's first high definition soap titled "Wenera" is set to hit local television screens in September. The soap which began shooting earlier this year was created by renowned filmmaker Edm...

by Entertainment reporter

Coke on the Beat returns on ZTV

11 June 2014 | 3679 Views
Coke On The Beat returns on ZBC TV after a 10 -year hiatus.The sponsors said they have resuscitated the programme due to public demand.Musician Cynthia Mare has landed the role of ...

by Staff reporter

Tuku not one of the Wealthiest African musician for 2014

04 May 2014 | 8111 Views
African musicians are fast becoming internationally sought after and here is the full list of the Wealthiest African Artist as stated by source MTV Base.1. Youssou N'Dour - The Senegalese ...

by Arts reporter

Hifa 'Switches On'

29 April 2014 | 3320 Views
The stage is set for the Harare International Festival of the Arts (Hifa) which roars into life today in Harare with several local and international performances lined up. Running under the th...

by Melissa Mpofu

Big Brother Mzansi winner speaks on shower sex

10 April 2014 | 11461 Views
JOHANNESBURG - After having unprotected sex twice on the show, Big Brother Mzanzi Secrets winner Mandla Hlatshwayo says he wishes he had been more responsible and used condoms.Hlatshwayo and L...

by The Star

'Zimbabwe will meet digitalisation deadline'

27 March 2014 | 4421 Views
Government says it is confident that it will meet the June 2015 international digital migration deadline.With the struggling national broadcaster ZBC having missed the 2012 Southern African De...

by Staff reporter

ZBC start live broadcasts of Parliamentary sessions

20 March 2014 | 4596 Views
THE ZBC's SFM radio station yesterday started live broadcasts of Parliamentary proceedings, a historical feat that is likely to liven up debates in the House.Previously, live coverage of Par...

by Staff reporter

Zimbabwe comedy to feature on Mzansi Magic

13 March 2014 | 3717 Views
Zimbabwe's comedy industry continues to break new ground with the latest being able to secure a prime slot to be aired on Mzansi Magic.Titled Zim Comedy Live, the programme will feature Zimbab...

by Problem Masau

Gotv subscribers surrender decoders

07 March 2014 | 6942 Views
Scores of people thronged Multichoice offices in Avondale yesterday to surrender their non-functioning GOtv decoders. Queues of people with the decoders formed at the offices following an ann...

by Brenda Phiri

DSTV subscribers can use telecash to pay subscriptions

06 March 2014 | 3094 Views
Telecash customers can pay their DSTV subscriptions from their mobile phone, following an agreement between Telecel and MultiChoice.Telecash, which is Telecel's mobile wallet, can be used ...

by MHPR

DStv subscription fees increased

04 March 2014 | 19351 Views
MultiChoice will increase the monthly cost of its various DStv bouquets from April with the satellite pay-TV platform's most expensive offering, DStv Premium, set to rise from R625 to R665, but wit...

by Channel24

ŒWe will not negotiate with anyone - ­ al-Shabab

24 February 2014 | 2966 Views
al-Shabab spokesperson:  • threatens government employees and Turkish nationals • denies al-Shabab has been ...

by Kevin Kriedemann & Joy Sapieka

'BOStv abused licence,' says BAZ

21 February 2014 | 6317 Views
The Broadcasting Authority of Zimbabwe has said BOStv was operating illegally as a free-to-air TV channel, and must be incorporated into the MYTV bouquet on a subscription basis as authorised by t...

by Staff reporter

ZBC to miss 2015 digitalisation deadline

17 February 2014 | 2504 Views
STRUGGLING broadcaster, Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC), will not be able to meet the international digitalisation deadline of 2015 if government does not avail funds, Parliament heard last we...

by Staff reporter

GOtv goes off air

13 February 2014 | 4252 Views
Multichoce's low-income pay television service GOtv has inexplicably gone offline leaving subscribers groping in the dark over the fate of the channel launched last year.The station debuted in...

by Staff reporter

Zim to get more television stations by June 2015

07 February 2014 | 4575 Views
The Ministry of Information, Media and Broadcasting Services has revealed that Zimbabwe will have more television stations by June 2015 after the change from analogue to digital systems.The t...

by Staff reporter

MDC-T pushes for Parly TV, radio coverage

07 February 2014 | 4673 Views
Nelson Chamisa, the Kuwadzana East MDC MP, yesterday tabled a motion in Parliament pushing for radio and television coverage of parliamentary proceedings.The motion was seconded by James Mar...

by Staff reporter

Broken Families: A Western Saharan man becomes a leader for his people.s struggle for justice

28 January 2014 | 3789 Views
Broken Families,  premiering on Sunday, 2 February 2014 on Al Jazeera English, follows Western Saharan community leader and activist Brahim Dahane as he seeks justice for his community against a...

by Kevin Kriedemann & Joy Sapieka

Makosi's talk show lights up Zimbabwe television

24 January 2014 | 4475 Views
Lately, local television has been hit by a lack of well defined locally produced lifestyle talk shows.Several socialites have attempted to produce talk shows but could not stand the heat....

by Staff reporter

MultiChoice launches new channel

14 January 2014 | 4995 Views
MultiChoice Africa is launching an educational channel, Channel ED to support learners and educational efforts. Channel ED will join the DStv family of channels today. It airs on DStv channel...

by Staff reporter

Meet the Tuaregs - Expelled from Libya, then hijacked by al-Qaeda in Mali and Niger

09 January 2014 | 4028 Views
Award-winning Al Jazeera filmmaker May Welsh captures the complex conflict and events in Mali and Niger, as seen unfolding from within the Tuareg communityOrphans of The Sahara is a documentar...

by Kevin Kriedemann & Joy Sapieka

Film series to showcase the beauty of Swaziland

04 January 2014 | 3437 Views
Mbabane - The beauty of Swaziland is set to be on the radar internationally. This follows the pioneering of a project that aims to showcase the untold sto...

by Moyo Roy

DStv cuts off Obert Mpofu's Allied Bank

12 December 2013 | 5282 Views
DSTV has temporarily discontinued troubled Allied Bank as one of its payment points as the financial institution grapples with a severe liquidity crunch which has hit the banking sector.The Al...

by Staff reporter

ZBH managers' perks slashed by 40%

10 December 2013 | 4112 Views
Zimbabwe Broadcasting Holdings' management has resolved to slash their hefty salaries by almost half in order to address the adverse inequalities between shopfloor workers and management salaries....

by Staff reporter

Thabo Mbeki on Al Jazeera: Justice cannot trump peace

25 November 2013 | 4253 Views
On Saturday's Talk To Al Jazeera, former South African President Thabo Mbeki explained to Mike Hanna why he is critical of the International Criminal Court (ICC) and efforts to impose justice on Afric...

by Kevin Kriedemann & Joy Sapieka

Al Jazeera's 101 East reveals Madagascar's illegal wildlife trade

20 November 2013 | 2555 Views
Convicted smuggler Anson Wong is discovered still operating his multi-million dollar illegal business, having been helped by Madagascan presidential candidate's son Malaysia, 17 November ...

by Al Jazeera

The divorced Casablanca wedding camerawoman

13 November 2013 | 4280 Views
Al Jazeera screens award-winning Moroccan documentary  Casablanca Camerawoman premieres on Wednesday, 13 November 2013 at 20:00 GMT on Witness, Al...

by Kevin Kriedemann & Joy Sapieka

Generations cast resumes production

06 November 2013 | 4934 Views
Generations on SABC1 will resume production on Wednesday following five and a half weeks during which South Africa's biggest TV show and most watched soap didn't film any episodes due to a collective ...

by Thinus Ferreira

12 Generations cast members refuse to sign new contracts

01 November 2013 | 14591 Views
Twelve Generations cast members - Sophie Ndaba (Queen), Katlego Danke (Dineo), Anga Makubalo (MJ), Menzi Ngubane (Sibusiso), Zenande Mfenyana (Noluntu), Mandla Gaduka (Choppa), Winnie Modise (Khethi...

by Staff reporter

South2North discusses ethical leadership with The Elders

31 October 2013 | 2433 Views
This Friday on Al Jazeera's talk show South2North, Redi Tlhabi discusses ethical leadership in the 21st century with The Elders, a group of independent global leaders working together for peace, j...

by Kevin Kriedemann & Joy Sapieka

Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith on 'trial separation'

30 October 2013 | 7024 Views
Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith's marriage is rumoured to be over after a claim made on Monday maintained they were on "trial separation".The Hollywood pair have not been photographed togeth...

by Staff Reporter

Graduation day for trainee anti-poaching rangers on Wildlife Warzone

22 October 2013 | 2873 Views
Graduation day comes early on Monday's episode of Wildlife Warzone, which premieres on Al Jazeera English on Monday, 28 October 2013 at 22:30GMT. Of the nine anti-poaching trainees who b...

by Kevin Kriedemann & Joy Sapieka

Geldof to youth: 'Your generation will fail too'

18 October 2013 | 3039 Views
Geldof: Africa needs aid, debt cancellation, Western and Chinese investment, and mobile phonesDays after declaring his own generation had "failed," roc...

by Kevin Kriedemann & Joy Sapieka

South2North's Redi Tlhabi talks to Ian Rankin and Kenyan crime novelist Mukoma Wa Ngugi

04 October 2013 | 2424 Views
Today on Al Jazeera's talk show South2North, Redi Tlhabi chats to three crime novelists: Professor Mukoma Wa Ngugi, the Kenyan-raised, American-based author of Black Star Nairobi; Professor Shamini F...

by Kevin Kriedemann & Joy Sapieka
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