Articles tagged 'bba'

BBA star Wendall sued by his mother 29 January 2017 HARARE - Fiormer Big Brother Africa (BBA) winner Wendall Parson is facing two lawsuits after he failed to pay back money owed to his mother and another relative amounting to $83 000. Wendall’s mother Gillian Jackson has approached the High Court, claiming the former Big Brother star failed to ...
Ex-BBA star Jerome Arab bounces back 10 January 2017 HARARE - Since he left the Big Brother Africa (BBA) two years ago, Jerome “JJ” Arab has largely stayed away from the limelight until recently. Late last year, JJ resurfaced doing some gigs in Zambia alongside Zambian songstress Namvula Rennie and Zimbabwean singer, songwriter and saxophonist V...
Will Butterphly, JJ land the big one? 7 December 2014 HARARE - Tonight one lucky contestant will go home $300 000 dollars richer from the Big Brother Africa (BBA) House. Africa’s most popular reality show, which this year has been titled “Big Brother Hotshots”, has reached an exciting finale in which the remaining eight housemates are battling it...
Butterphly survives axe 11 November 2014 HARARE - Big Brother Hotshots Zimbabwe representative DJ Butterphly, who had been heavily tipped to make an early exit from the reality show on Sunday, survived the axe after securing support from two countries. Zimbabwe and Malawi united forces to save her despite her unpopularity with fellow...
Butterphly off to a poor start 7 October 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe's Big Brother Hotshot representative — Butterphly — has every reason to have butterflies in the stomach. The Hararian had the worst possible start to her journey in the Big Brother Hotshots which kicked-off on Sunday. Butterphly got 44,4 percent from the audience vote foll...
Zim singer breaks into BBA 24 September 2014 HARARE - Jerome “JJ” Arab, 23, who was among six fake housemates on Big Brother Africa (BBA), last year, is Zimbabwe’s second representative in this year’s edition of Africa’s most popular reality show. JJ, who will join PowerFM DJ Butterphly Phunk in the race to land the $300 000 top prize, a...
Maneta joins top SA soapie 11 September 2014 HARARE - Former Big Brother Africa (BBA) housemate, Maneta Mazanhi, has landed a role in popular South African soapie Isidingo. The Bulawayo-born beauty believes breaking into Isidingo will propel her fledgling acting career to new heights. “I am an actress by profession and I have been exp...
Musicians jostle for Big Brother Africa slot 24 June 2014 HARARE - A number of artistes are yearning for a chance to represent Zimbabwe in this year’s edition of Big Brother Africa (BBA) reality TV show. This year’s BBA auditions are pencilled for July 12 and 13 at Meikles Hotel in Harare. More artistes have indicated their willingness to represent ...
When soccer takes centre stage 16 June 2014 HARARE - The current Brazil World Cup tournament will affect the social life of many Zimbabwean households, for better or for worse, depending on which side you are on. Every four years, Zimbabweans go crazy when it is time for the soccer World Cup, with life literally changing. For a whole mo...
Dillish wins BBA $300k prize 27 August 2013 HARARE - This year's season of the Big Brother Africa reality TV show came to an end on Sunday with Namibia's Dillish bagging the $300 000 prize, a surprise win. Cleo was announced the first runner-up of the show. But Zimbabwe did not walk away entirely empty handed as Elikem said he would ...
Hakeem relives BBA experience 28 July 2013 HARARE - Munyaradzi Hakeem Mandaza s selection as one of Zimbabwe s representatives on this year s Big Brother Africa the Chase took many by surprise. Daily News on Sunday s Tarisai Machakaire (TM) recently had a chat with the handsome ex-BBA housemate. Below are excerpts of the interview: TM: Wh...
Big Brother loses the plot 28 July 2013 HARARE - Big Brother Africa (BBA) is on course from being the hottest reality show in Africa to a scripted fraud. BBA The chase has thrown out the reality aspect of the show by including the Emerald housemates who are obviously playing to the whims of Big Brother. BBA the Chase is a far cry fr...
BBA star Wendall sues for breach of contract 20 March 2013 HARARE - The High Court is still to hear a case in which Big Brother Africa star Wendall Parson is demanding payment from an airline after a premature collapse of a deal which was meant to benefit children. Parson filed a lawsuit against Matipedza Karase and Nu-Aero (Pty) Ltd, trading as Fresh Ai...