Articles tagged 'harare international carnival'

ZTA cancels Harare International Carnival 23 November 2018 HARARE - The crippling economic conditions bedevilling Zimbabwe have resulted in the cancellation of one of the biggest events on the tourism and entertainment calendars, the Harare International Carnival. Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) announced the deferment of the carnival citing problems...
Harare Carnival set for July 1 June 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA), organisers of the annual event Harare International Carnival (Hic), have revealed that this year’s edition will be held in July from 17 to 21. Godfrey Koti, the ZTA head of corporate affairs said more details about the event will be revealed in due co...
Harare carnival preps gather momentum 23 August 2017 HARARE - Preparations for this year’s edition of Harare International Carnival are at an advanced stage as yesterday organisers of the event — Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) —  held a meeting with stakeholders for an update. The event is slated for September 2 to 9. “The meeting was meant...
Foreign artistes for carnival 19 July 2017 HARARE - Bigtime Strategic Group, the South Africa-based company at the centre of the row between tourism minister Walter Mzembi and Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) chief executive officer Karikoga Kaseke, will bring eight top artistes to this year’s Harare International Carnival. Kaseke, who...
Harare carnival launched 11 July 2017 HARARE - Government of Zimbabwe takes full cognisance of the benefits derived from the Harare International Carnival, hence has already allocated adequate resources to ensure the successful staging of an excellent event. Deputy Minister of Tourism and Hospitality, A Ndhlovu told thousands of p...
Carnival set for early 2017 20 December 2016 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) says the Harare International Carnival (HIC) will be held between March and April next year. ZTA head of corporate affairs Sugar Chagonda told the Daily News that the carnival, which was launched three years ago, has moved to a more relevant period...
Busy Signal confirms Zim tour 9 October 2015 HARARE - Jamaican dancehall star Busy Signal has confirmed his Harare International Carnival (HIC) show on October 24 at Glamis Arena. The Dreams of Brighter Days singer, whose real name is Glendale Goshia Gordon, confirmed the upcoming concert via video on social networks. “This is Busy Si...
All set for Samba Night 6 October 2015 HARARE - The ongoing Harare International Carnival will go a gear up at the Private Lounge tomorrow night where 12 Brazilian dancers will showcase the samba dance which incorporates elements of many different South American dances. Dubbed “Samba Night,” the event is expected to feature Brazili...
Harare International Carnival kicks-off 19 September 2015 HARARE - The Harare International Carnival (Carnival) kicks-off today with a Jazz Festival at the Spook House in Msasa. The line-up is intriguing with continental and local musicians taking part. Spokesperson for the festival, Munyaradzi Simango said they are bringing back the glory days of...
Busy Signal set for Harare 7 September 2015 HARARE - Jamaican star Busy Signal is headed for the Harare International Carnival's after party scheduled for October 31 at the Glamis Arena. The Jamaican dancehall reggae artist is popular in Zimbabwe and has had fans anticipating his debut show in the country. Some of his popular songs in t...
Miss Carnival pageant hangs in the balance 4 September 2015 HARARE - This year’s Miss Carnival will not take place amid funding and planning concerns. Miss Carnival is part of the Harare International Carnival (HIC) which has been slated for mid-September and early October. Although there has not been an official comment on Miss Carnival from the Zi...
'Carnival brings happiness' 27 May 2014 HARARE - The pursuit of happiness is collective and despite varied circumstances, the majority’s happiness should be upheld with one of the ways being through the Harare International Carnival. The Carnival commenced on May 16 and ended on Saturday with one of the biggest parties, the Carnival...
Trinidad and Tobago steals thunder at Harare carnival 26 May 2014 HARARE - Trinidad and Tobago demonstrated why their carnival is often described as the greatest show on earth with a stunning presentation that was adjudged to be the best of this year’s Harare International Carnival. The spectacularly dressed winners from the West Indies, dazzled the adjudica...
Carnival rocks Harare 25 May 2014 HARARE - Harare came to a standstill yesterday as Red Fox Sound hogged the limelight at the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA)-organised Harare International Carnival street party. The Red Fox stand, located along Harare's First Street was packed and around sunset as the carnival came to a clima...
Let us use the carnival profitably 23 May 2014 HARARE - The Harare International Carnival, which will reach a climax tomorrow with a colourful street party in the Zimbabwean capital city, needs serious investment and planning for it to become a genuine destination-marketing tool. While organisers of the carnival have to be lauded for putti...
Triple treat at Carnival 16 May 2014 HARARE - Music lovers are in for a treat at the Harare International Carnival pencilled for May 16-25. The carnival will see different musical groups showcasing their talent. The event will be split into the Sungura Night, Carnival Gospel Concert, Zim dancehall all slotted for Harare, and t...
Carnivals: A time to get crazy 11 March 2014 HARARE - AMBA nights are everyone’s dream and I cannot wait for the Harare International Carnival which will bring the dance extravaganza to the capital city in May. For most Zimbabweans, the samba dance is synonymous with the Brazilians and it is a plus that the South American nationals are c...
21 countries for Harare International Carnival 6 March 2014 HARARE - A record 21 countries from around the globe have confirmed their participation in this year’s Harare International Carnival slated for May 16 to 25. Harare International Carnival is the brainchild of the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA ). ZTA communications manager, Sugar Chagonda ...