Articles tagged 'dudu manhenga'

Scores of artistes grace Zimura workshop 18 September 2018 HARARE - Scores of artistes gathered in Harare on Friday to celebrate The African Copyright and Collective Management Day, courtesy of the Zimbabwe Music Rights Association (Zimura) in conjunction with arts promotions organisation, Devine Assignments. The African Copyright and Collective Manag...
Zim celebs busy rocking to acquire driver's licences 24 March 2018 HARARE - One of the perks of celebrity life is driving expensive cars but many of Zimbabwe's famous do not own a driver's licence. It is little wonder why the country's courts are awash with celebrities, some who have never taken an official driving lesson as they have been too busy rocking an...
Dudu calls for new mindset 24 October 2014 HARARE - Jazz sensation Dudu Manhenga says the local arts industry is suffering much more from a deep-seated lack of appreciation by Zimbabweans than from the economic problems the country is going through. Dudu, who has just returned from a tour of Italy, told the Daily News on the sidelines ...
Dudu hogs Hifa limelight 4 May 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwean jazz star Dudu Manhenga gave a polished performance as a backing vocalist of award-winning Ivorian singer Dobet Gnahoré at the Harare International Festival of Arts (Hifa) on Thursday Night. Velvety-voiced Dudu was not meant to perform on the Telecel Main Stage this year bu...
Dudu evicted over rent arrears 30 March 2014 HARARE - Jazz sensation Dudu Manhenga has failed to pay $7 000 rent, forcing her to move out of an upmarket house, located in Harare’s Vainona suburb. The 33-year-old musician is currently out on bail pending an appeal against her sentence over culpable homicide relating to a 2010 accident tha...
Dudu Manhenga discovers she is sister to long-time drummer 17 November 2013 HARARE - For close to two years jazz musician Dudu Manhenga and Italy-based drummer Blessing “Bled” Chimanga performed in the same band without any clue that they were actually paternal cousins. The two musicians only discovered their relationship under dramatic circumstances early last year. ...
Dudu is also human 25 October 2013 EDITOR — I was happy that finally the High Court granted bail to jazz musician Duduzile Tracey Manhenga pending appeal of her sentence over culpable homicide. Dudu is not the first person to drive without a licence in Zimbabwe. Most people are driving without licences on our roads leading t...
Dudu Manhenga granted bail 23 October 2013 HARARE - The High Court has granted jazz artist Dudu Manhenga bail. The musician had been sentenced to two years in prison before suspension of six months on condition of good behaviour within five years of her release. She faced a further three months in prison for another charge of drivin...
Dudu Manhenga's bail application deferred 19 October 2013 HARARE - Jailed Afro-Jazz diva Dudu Tracy Manhenga's High Court bail application pending appeal has been deferred to Tuesday after State lawyers requested for the submission of transcribed records from the magistrates' courts, original notice of appeal and proper paging of the transcript. Manh...
Dudu Manhenga's bail application thrown out 15 October 2013 HARARE - Harare magistrate Blessing Murwisi yesterday dismissed convicted jazz musician Dudu Manhenga's bail application pending appeal. Manhenga was jailed for an effective one-and-half-years over a culpable homicide charge. Magistrate Murwisi dismissed her application on the basis there w...
Dudu pleads guilty 11 October 2013 HARARE - Jazz songstress Dudu Manhenga yesterday wept at the Harare Magistrates' Courts after pleading guilty to culpable homicide charges. Manhenga also pleaded guilty to charges of driving using a learner's licence without supervision. Charges against the songstress, who is a trainee past...
Dudu Manhenga trial date set 8 October 2013 HARARE - A trial date has been set for jazz star Dudu Manhenga, facing a culpable homicide charge after allegedly running over a cyclist. She faces another charge of driving without a licence. The imposing diva appeared yesterday at the Harare Magistrates' Courts, where her matter was de...
'Boys done by Girls' 12 September 2013 HARARE - Music lovers will be taken down memory lane tonight when Dudu Manhenga, her sister Zanele and Clare Nyakujara perform yesteryear hits by the Cool Crooners and Mbare Trio at Book Café. The trio, who perform under the name “Three generations”, will bring alive forgotten hits such as Bul...
Dudu set to launch jazz album in Mutare 20 May 2013 HARARE - Internationally-acclaimed jazz songstress Dudu Manhenga will launch her album For You at the Courthauld Theatre in Mutare this afternoon. The Mutare album launch is part of a national album launch tour which will take Dudu to other Zimbabwean cities. Last month Dudu hosted an event which...
Dudu breaks new ground 26 April 2013 HARARE - Trailblazing jazz artiste Dudu Manhenga, launched her first ever gospel album at the Book Café on Wednesday, and crafted seven packages which partners can invest in. Dudu has lined up four official launches of For You, her new gospel music album in Harare and three other cities wh...
Dudu's jazzy gospel offering 16 April 2013 HARARE - Celebrated Zimbabwe Jazz songstress Dudu Manhenga has come up with a praise and worship album that celebrates God s positive impact in the Bulawayo-born musician s life. The album titled For You, which is the songstress s fifth, will be launched next week on Wednesday in Harare at the Bo...