Articles tagged 'pretty xaba'

Retracing late actress Xaba's footsteps 14 December 2014 HARARE - Late actress Pretty Xaba, who succumbed to oesophageal cancer in India on December 6, was buried in Musengezi on Saturday. The ex-Studio 263 passed away in New Dehli at the BLK Super Speciality Hospital where she was receiving treatment. In honour of the late actress, we re-run a n...
Veteran actress Xaba's burial set for today 13 December 2014 HARARE - Late actress Pretty Xaba, who succumbed to oesophageal cancer in India on December 6, will be buried in Musengezi today. Pretty, who rose to national stardom as Mai Muwengwa in Zimbabwe's first soapie Studio 263, passed away in New Dehli at the BLK Super Speciality Hospital where she ...
The earth takes back its gift 12 December 2014 HARARE - My first encounter with Pretty Xaba was way back when I was a Theatre Arts student at the University of Zimbabwe. In partial fulfilment of the Theatre in Society component, we were tasked to go out to work with a community group of our choice. Together with Evans Mawonera, who used...
Pretty Xaba's body arrives today 11 December 2014 HARARE - Brighton Musiiwa, Stark Meditrip’s representative in Zimbabwe, yesterday said the body of former Studio 263 actress Pretty Xaba is scheduled to arrive in Zimbabwe this evening. Musiiwa, whose company organised Xaba’s treatment at BLK Super Speciality Hospital in New Dehli in India, sa...
$7k needed to fly Xaba back 9 December 2014 HARARE - Over $7 000 is needed to repatriate the body of the late actress Pretty Xaba who succumbed to oesophageal cancer on Saturday in India, the ex-Studio 263 actress’ family has said. Ruth Xaba, a family spokesperson, told the Daily News that the amount would be used to bring back the body...
Artists mourn Xaba 8 December 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe's arts industry has once again lost a talented actress in Pretty Xaba before she had fully made her contribution to the sector. Artistes expressed shock at her death and yesterday, there was an outpouring of grief while condolences from the showbiz industry poured in from all...
Pretty Xaba dies 7 December 2014 HARARE - Former Studio 263 actress Pretty Xaba, pictured, passed away yesterday at BLK Super Speciality Hospital in New Delhi India where she had gone to seek medical treatment for cancer of the oesophagus. Coordinator of the Let's Help Pretty Xaba campaign, Tawonga Mafundikwa confirmed the de...
Xaba not coming back soon 20 November 2014 HARARE - Tavonga Mafundikwa, the co-ordinator of the Let’s Help Pretty Xaba Campaign, says former Studio 263 actress Pretty Xaba who is currently in India for cancer treatment will not be coming home anytime soon. Xaba was diagnosed with cancer of the oesophagus in September and is being treat...
Artists should take insurance policies 19 October 2014 HARARE - When Cell Insurance launched the Celebrity Funeral Cover Plan in 2010 specifically meant for artists, only 53 managed to pay the required once-off payment. Established through a partnership between National Arts Council of Zimbabwe (Nacz) and Cell Funeral, membership to the scheme was...
Xaba's Indian trip delayed 13 October 2014 HARARE - It is one problem after the other for ailing actress — Pretty Xaba — who urgently needs surgery to heal a cancer related condition. The former Studio 263 actress, for three weeks, has been battling financial obstacles and just when she thought she had cleared the final hurdle another ...
Magaya gives actress $18 000 for surgery 7 October 2014 HARARE - Prophetic Healing and Deliverance Ministries (PHD) leader Walter Magaya yesterday gave ailing former Studio 263 actress Pretty Xaba $18 000 to undergo emergency surgery in India. Xaba, who played the role of Mai Muwengwa in the first local soap, was diagnosed with cancer of the oesoph...
Magaya pledges $20 000 for actress' surgery 4 October 2014 HARARE - Walter Magaya, leader of the Prophetic Healing and Deliverance Ministries (PHD), has pledged $20 000 towards the treatment of ailing former Studio 263 actress, Pretty Xaba. Xaba urgently needs to undergo surgery after being diagnosed with cancer of the oesophagus. She needs $10 000...
Artistes to hold Pretty Xaba benefit concert 22 September 2014 HARARE - Some of Zimbabwe’s leading artistes will converge at the Book Café tomorrow to take part in a benefit concert which seeks to raise funds for ex-Studio 263 actress Pretty Xaba who was recently diagnosed with cancer. Xaba, who rose to national prominence playing the role of Mai Muwengwa...
Actress looks to India for cancer treatment 17 September 2014 HARARE - Former Studio 263 actress, Pretty Xaba, who was recently diagnosed with cancer, is exploring possibilities of getting treatment in India. Xaba, who rose to national prominence playing the role of Mai Muwengwa in Zimbabwe’s first soapie, is currently waiting for the results of an analy...