Articles tagged 'coca cola'

Zim livid as Coca-Cola reduces sugar content in iconic local drink 15 June 2018 HARARE - There has been an outcry in Zimbabwe after the Coca-Cola Company changed the ingredients of the country's iconic drink Mazoe. Over the last few weeks social media has been abuzz with complaints, as Zimbabweans registered their displeasure with the taste of Mazoe products bottled by Co...
Coca-Cola partners Hac in Bonaqua Marathon 26 April 2018 HARARE - Beverage company Coca-Cola has partnered with Harare Athletics Club (Hac) in seeing the birth of the inaugural Bonaqua Marathon which is set for Old Georgians Sports Club this Sunday. Bonaqua is brand of Coca-Cola which produces bottled mineral water. The race has a total prize fun...
Winky D, Shumba pocket $4 500 each 2 January 2018 HARARE - Gospel music star Blessing Shumba and Zimdancehall icon Winky D pocketed $4 500 apiece on New Year's Eve after claiming first and second position on the 2017 Coca-Cola Radio Zimbabwe Top 50 and Coca-Cola 2017 ZTV Top 50 Videos respectively. Shumba's hit Changa Chajaira earned $2 500 a...
Jah Prayzah stumbles again 2 January 2018 HARARE - Jah Prayzah, clearly Zimbabwe's hottest musician at the moment, surprisingly got lowly positions 45 and 50 on the 2017 Coca-Cola Radio Zimbabwe Top 50. Kutonga Kwaro, the title track of Jah Prayzah's latest album which has dominated the airwaves and dance floors since veteran national...
Jah Prayzah tipped to win Coca-Cola top 50 31 December 2017 HARARE - As the curtain comes down in 2017, Jah Prayzah has been tipped to dominate tonight's Coca-Cola Radio Zimbabwe Top 50, following the success and popularity of his latest 14-track studio offering Kutonga Kwaro. With a $2 500 cap, the Coca-Cola Top 50 programme, which will run today from...
'Copa tour a success' 11 October 2017 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Copa Coca-Cola Under-15 girls dream team coach Yeukai Chiruvu has described their maiden global camp in South Africa as an important step in the young football players' careers. The Under-15 girls and boys teams returned home from their regional tour in Durban, South Afri...
2017 Copa Coca-Cola launched 25 May 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe's school football should adopt a tracking system to ensure players who excel at age-grade tournaments are monitored, National Association for Secondary School Heads (Nash) president Johnson Madhuku has said. “As Nash we should have a database of such players and a tracking sy...
Victory not UFIC-inspired: Zhakata 22 January 2017 HARARE - Zora star Leonard Zhakata (pictured below) has poured cold water on reports that he walked away with $6 000 after claiming the top three positions on the 2016 Radio Zimbabwe Coca-Cola Top 50 due to the influence of popular preacher Emmanuel Makandiwa. Some music fans and critics alike...
Zora star Zhakata rules 2 January 2017 HARARE - When Zora music star Leonard Zhakata scooped the top Coca-Cola accolades in 2015 with songs Dhonza Makomborero and Dollar Boy from his album Zvangu Zvaita there were a lot of doubters but the diminutive singer has done it again by topping both the Radio Zimbabwe Coca-Cola Top 50 and Nati...
Coca-Cola Dream Team off to SA 10 October 2016 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Under-16 Copa Coca-Cola Dream Team is scheduled to leave the country on Monday for South Africa for a five-day regional training camp at the University of Pretoria High Performance Centre. The team was selected by sports writers and former football players during the Copa...
Rujeko dominate Copa Dream Team 26 July 2016 HARARE - Newly crowned Copa Coca-Cola champions Rujeko High School provided the highest number of players to this year's 20-member Dream Team. The outstanding players selected into the Dream Team will attend the Copa Coca-Cola regional camp to be held in South Africa later this year.   The ...
Rujeko, Chidyamakono win Copa Coca-Cola crowns 26 July 2016 GWANDA - Rujeko High and Chidyamakono were crowned the winners of the 28th edition of the Copa Coca-Cola football tournament in the boys' Under-16 and girls' Under-17 categories yesterday. For Rujeko, it was a sweet victory as they lost last year's final to Dewure on penalties at Barbourfields...
Chinhoyi, Rujeko reach Copa final 24 July 2016 GWANDA - Mashonaland West's Chinhoyi High School powered their way into this year's final of the Copa Coca-Cola tournament after knocking out defending champions Dewure High following a penalty shootout here yesterday. Chinhoyi emerged 4-3 winners in the shootout after the game had finished go...
It's Copa Coca-Cola time again 23 July 2016 BULAWAYO – All the attention of local football enthusiasts will be in Matabeleland South this weekend when the 28th edition of the Copa Coca-Cola national finals roars to life at Gwanda High and Colleen Bawn schools. The two institutions host the group stages of the age-grade schools tournamen...
Pelandaba hosts Copa finals 21 July 2016 HARARE - Gwanda's Pelandaba Stadium will host this year's edition of the Copa Coca- Cola Boys Under-16 and Girls Under-17 football finals following the completion of the provincial stage a fortnight ago. In the boys' category, defending champions Dewure from Masvingo will be joined by provinci...
Coca-Cola launches global campaign 18 May 2016 HARARE - International beverages manufacturer Coca-Cola has launched its new global campaign, 'Taste the Feeling' in Zimbabwe. The campaign, which was launched last night, has set a new benchmark for the audaciously innovative world of event activation, Coca-Cola said. “Every day, millions ...
No woman musician in top 30 28 January 2016 HARARE - When Coca-Cola honoured local musicians who excelled in 2015 on Tuesday in Harare it was interesting to note that not even a single female musician made it into the top 30. Selmor Mtukudzi, daughter to megastar Oliver, told the Daily News that she suspected there was something wrong a...
Coca-Cola honours top artistes 27 January 2016 HARARE - It was all smiles yesterday at Mandel Training Centre in Harare as Coca-Cola honoured the three top local artistes from both radio and television for the year 2015. Apart from rewarding musicians with food hampers and cash prizes which ranged from $100 to $1 200, the bottling compa...
Chidyamakono ready to defend Copa title 16 July 2015 HARARE - Chidyamakono High school is looking to continue with their dominance in girls' football at the 2015 Copa Coca-Cola national tournament at Montrose Girls High in Bulawayo this weekend. The Masvingo-based school won the title in the previous two years. Last year, they retained the ti...
Gifford target Copa Coca-Cola title 15 July 2015 BULAWAYO - The 2015 Copa Coca-Cola national final hosts Gifford High are leaving no stone unturned as they hope to win the boys' title. The Bulawayo-based school hosts the tournament starting this Friday with all the provincial winners from across the country set to participate.  Gifford co...
Coca-Cola launches Novida 11 June 2015 HARARE – Coca-Cola has launched a new fruit flavoured light malt non-alcoholic beverage, Schweppes Novida, which is available in two flavours – pineapple and mandarin in a sleek 400 ml PET bottle. Takunda Jinda, Coca-Cola senior franchise brand manager, told delegates attending the product lau...
Coca-Cola honours Tuku 21 November 2014 HARARE - Delta Beverages honoured music superstar Oliver “Tuku” Mtukudzi on Wednesday at his Pakare Paye Arts Centre in Norton by presenting him with a pack of Coca-Cola pet drinks branded Tuku. Tuku’s honour by Delta Beverages, through the Coca-cola brand, is part of an ongoing Share a Coke C...
Chemhanza defend Copa Coca-Cola 21 July 2014 HARARE - Chemhanza High School successfully defended the Under-16 Copa Coca-Cola trophy after beating Oriel Boys High 2-0 in the final yesterday. Led by inspirational captain Tatenda Tumba, Chemhanza beat Mutare High 1-0 in the quarter-finals to storm into the semi-finals. They then beat Mz...
Coca-Cola Zim unveils World Cup competition 1 March 2014 HARARE - Coca-Cola Zimbabwe, the country’s largest soft drink manufacturer, this week launched its 2014 Football World Cup competition. Dubbed the “2014 World Cup Soccer Samba Promotion” the competition will run until May 31, just before the greatest sporting showpiece on earth explodes into l...
Delta wins appeal in landmark Supreme Court case 1 October 2013 HARARE - A bottling company has won a Supreme Court appeal against a $20 000 High Court award that had been granted in favour of a Harare resident. Onismo Rutsito, had filed a High Court lawsuit against Delta Beverages (Delta), claiming that he had consumed a contaminated Coca-Cola beverage. ...