Articles tagged 'johannesburg'

Selmor gets plum Joburg gig 29 December 2016 HARARE - Award-winning songstress Selmor Mtukudzi will perform at the annual Free City of Johannesburg Countdown Concert in Newtown's Mary Fitzgerald Square on New Year's Eve. The daughter of music legend Oliver Mtukudzi, who was signed up by South African Record Label, Gallo Records, will sha...
Chaos mars Jah Prayzah's Joburg concert 28 November 2016 JOHANNESBURG - Music star Jah Prayzah's sold-out show held at the Baseline in Johannesburg at the weekend was marred by chaos after non-ticket holders tried to force their way in. Security details had to resort to teargas to restore order at the club co-run by Zimbabwe-born artiste Jah Seed. ...
Sick Tsvangirai on the mend 20 May 2016 HARARE - Dogged opposition leader and former prime minister in the government of national unity, Morgan Tsvangirai, is recuperating in a Johannesburg hospital after undergoing a medical operation on Wednesday. MDC secretary-general Douglas Mwonzora confirmed to the Daily News yesterday that Ts...
Thabo Mbeki abandons motorcade in traffic jam 1 December 2013 JOHANNESBURG - Not even former president Thabo Mbeki could escape the traffic chaos gridlock that ensued in the Joburg city centre on Friday. Instead, the erstwhile statesman did the unthinkable. He walked. Mbeki walked through the city smiling and waving, leaving behind hundreds of motoris...
MDC Joburg endorses Tsvangirai 20 November 2013 HARARE - The Johannesburg district of Morgan Tsvangirai's MDC has rallied behind its party leader, rejecting a push for the 61-year-old ex-premier's ouster. Dlayila Omuhle, the newly-elected MDC Johannesburg chairperson, said in a press release that it was premature to remove Tsvangirai. “L...
Zim woman killed in SA love triangle 24 September 2013 JOHANNESBURG - The mystery surrounding the unidentified body of a woman found on the grounds of Legae Gardens block of flats in Newtown, Joburg, has been solved. It has been established that preliminary police investigations reveal the murder could be a result of a love triangle gone wrong. ...
AirZim resumes Joburg, Vic Falls flights 26 July 2013 HARARE - Air Zimbabwe (AirZim) has today resumed daily direct flights between Victoria Falls and Johannesburg as the national airline intensifies efforts to consolidate its market share. This comes as Zimbabwe is co-hosting United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO)'s 20th general assem...