Articles tagged 'karikoga kaseke'

ZTA chief fumes at hotel price of orange juice 25 October 2018 HARARE - Business came to a standstill at a Harare hotel yesterday after Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) chief executive officer Karikoga Kaseke was told that a less-than-400ml glass of orange juice had outrageously spiked to $10. The Daily News crew was at the hotel conducting other business...
'ZTA is like a car without steering wheel' 14 October 2018 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) is the face of the country, facilitating travel and tourism. It plays a big role in facilitating the entry and stay of visitors in the country. One man and ZTA chief executive Karikoga Kaseke has been at the helm of the authority for 13 years an...
ZTA ropes in West African nation for carnival 27 June 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA), organisers of the annual event Harare International Carnival (Hic), will be partnering a West African nation for this year's festival, the Daily News can reveal. The carnival will allow those in the capital to party on the streets for a week before th...
European soccer legends head to Zim 5 May 2018 HARARE - After successfully luring Barcelona Legends to the country, government has inked another landmark deal with the World Class Legends Company that will see European Legends coming to Harare. Last year Barcelona legends squad made up of yesteryear heroes such as Deco, Simão Sabrosa (Port...
Zim eyes Gulf tourism market 30 April 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe is a little-known tourism destination in the affluent Gulf region, and the country targets to grow arrivals from the market four-fold by 2020, Tourism minister Prisca Mupfumira has said. The Gulf — whose member nations are among the wealthiest in the world on a per capita bas...
Zim tourist arrivals jump 56pc 22 April 2018 HARARE - Our news editor Gift Phiri talks to Zimbabwe Tourism Authority CEO Karikoga Kaseke about the tourism spin-offs from the China State visit that he embarked on in a delegation led by President Emmerson Mnangagwa. Find below excerpts of the interview. Q: An online newspaper has reported ...
Nigerian tour agents to explore Zim 12 March 2018 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) in conjunction with Kenyan Airways and the tourism industry will be hosting a group of high profile tour agents from Nigeria on a familiarisation tour of Zimbabwe. Seven tour operators participate in this familiarisation and will tour Matopos, Hwan...
Zim fails to shine in Madrid 22 January 2018 MADRID - Zimbabwe's exhibition stand ranked lowly compared to African and global counterparts at the just-ended 2018 International Tourism Fair (Fitur), with the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) citing poor funding towards preparations. This year, Zimbabwe exhibited at the Fair — which attract...
Carnival, Hifa major attractions for 2018 9 January 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) chief executive Karikoga Kaseke, whose organisation runs the annual Harare International Carnival, has promised a bigger edition later this year. Thousands of excited fans thronged the event in September last year. “The Harare International Carnival...
I am scared of Mugabe: Zodwa 12 November 2017 HARARE - Controversial South African socialite Zodwa Wabantu says she called off her three-city tour of Zimbabwe which was set for this weekend because of her fear of President Robert Mugabe. Zodwa was scheduled to make an appearance at Private Lounge Harare last night before heading to the re...
Zodwa cancels Zim tour 10 November 2017 HARARE - Controversial socialite Zodwa Wabantu will disppoint her multitudes of fans after she cancelled her Zimbabwe tour which was suppossed to kick start tomorrow and end on Sunday in Bulawayo. The diva has cancelled the shows; Private lounge Harare today, Club 263 Mutare tomorrow and Club ...
Zodwa's second Zim coming 6 October 2017 HARARE - Controversial South African socialite Zodwa Wabantu, who sensationally called off a tour of Zimbabwe last month, may finally come to the country as part of DJ Tira's entourage. DJ Tira, who manages Zodwa Wabantu's affairs, is scheduled to perform at Club Connect in Bulawayo on October...
Zodwa controversy boosted Carnival: Kaseke 21 September 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA), which organised the recently held Harare International Carnival, has attributed the big turnout partly to controversial South African socialite Zodwa Wabantu. ZTA chief executive Karikoga Kaseke told journalists in Harare on Monday that thousands of p...
Zodwa's no-panties trademark divides nation 7 September 2017 HARARE - Zimbabweans recently woke up to a panties debate involving South African socialite Zodwa Wabantu that has roped in Cabinet ministers, the Censorship Board of Zimbabwe and the country's Tourism ministry. The debate was triggered by an invitation extended to Zodwa by the Zimbabwe Touris...
Govt okays Zodwa visit 5 September 2017 HARARE - South African socialite Zodwa Wabantu will not be stopped from coming to Zimbabwe despite a ban imposed on her by the Board of Censors, government disclosed yesterday. This comes after the Board of Censors barred Zodwa from participating in the ongoing Harare International Carnival on...
I'm coming to Zim: Zodwa 4 September 2017 HARARE - South African socialite Zodwa Wabantu insists that her visit to Zimbabwe is still on as her contract with the tour promoter has not been cancelled. The Board of Censors banned Zodwa from participating in the Harare International Carnival on the basis that her signature look — short dr...
Zodwa ban — Too much censorship emerging in Zim 4 September 2017 HARARE - The Aeneas Chigwedere-led Board of Censors has unleashed controversy by banning South African socialite Zodwa Wabantu from performing at the Harare International Carnival. Apparently, the board —whose vision is to be the best providers of moral guidance and advisers to the public on e...
Zodwa ban: Nhira attacked 31 August 2017 HARARE - Local actress Anne Nhira, popular for starring in the local soapie Studio263 as Vimbai Jari, is under fire for attempting to block South African dancer and socialite Zodwa Wabantu from participating at this year's edition of Harare International Carnival. The carnival is scheduled for...
No directive to stop Zodwa: Kaseke 31 August 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) has sensationally said they are not aware that there is a directive to stop South African socialite Zodwa Wabantu from attending the Harare International Carnival. A letter from acting Tourism minister Patrick Zhuwao (see page 18) circulating on social...
'Zim women fancy half-clad Samba girls too' 14 August 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) chief executive officer Karikoga Kaseke says indications from the last Harare International Carnival show that both women and men are equally interested in half-clad Samba girls. The Harare International Carnival is organised by ZTA as part of efforts ...
Mzembi must know when to talk 18 July 2017 HARARE - The public quarrelling between Tourism and Hospitality minister Walter Mzembi and Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) chief executive Karikoga Kaseke — over the sponsorship of Harare International Carnival — highlights the endemic culture of domineering and overbearing arrogance by politici...
Mzembi, Kaseke feud deepens 14 July 2017 HARARE - As the conflict between Tourism and Hospitality Industry minister Walter Mzembi and Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) chief executive officer Karikoga Kaseke escalates, the ZTA boss said yesterday he is seeking legal opinion whether to refer their dispute to the courts. This comes afte...
Tiff over command tourism 7 July 2017 HARARE - Tourism and Hospitality Industry minister Walter Mzembi and the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) chief executive, Karikoga Kaseke,  have differed sharply over plans to launch the Command Tourism programme. The two have had well-publicised differences in the past. In the latest clas...
Mandiwanzira buys Seh Calaz DVD for $2 500 27 May 2017 HARARE - Information Communication Technology Supa Mandiwanzira bought a copy of Zimdancehall star Seh Calaz's DVD for $2 500 on Wednesday night at The Volt. Mandiwanzira, who was the guest of honour at the launch of a compilation of 15 videos by the Mumota Murikubvira hit-maker, said the whop...
ZTA appeals to international media 17 June 2016 BULAWAYO - Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) has said the international media should not be alarmist about the situation in Zimbabwe, hence challenged those attending the ongoing Sanganai/Hlanganani Tourism Expo to give an independent assessment during their stay in the country. ZTA chief execu...