Articles tagged 'vic falls'

Mayor seeks city status for Vic Falls 18 September 2017 HARARE - Victoria Falls is seeking city status, with a formal motion seeking city designation by the current mayor being put before Local Government minister Saviour Kasukuwere. Victoria Falls mayor Sifiso Mpofu said city status was one of the town's main priorities and there was no good reaso...
Zim sees tourist arrivals up 24 June 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe expects tourist arrivals to increase in 2017 to 2,2 million, Parliament's Budget Office has said, helping the recovery of a fragile economy as the country enjoys a third straight record year for tourism boom. Tourism is an important component of the Zimbabwean economy and a k...
Guspy Warrior set to rock Vic Falls 23 June 2017 HARARE - Veteran Zimdancehall musician Guspy Warrior will use the Victoria Falls concert tomorrow to celebrate the Linkage awards nomination as Africa Best Dancehall musician. Guspy Warrior will share the stage with equally talented artiste King Shaddy at the official opening of The New Victor...
Kenya Airways eyes Victoria Falls route 18 February 2017 HARARE - Kenya Airways has set its eyes on the Victoria Falls route as the regional airline expands its footprint across the continent. The latest development comes following the completion of Victoria Falls International Airport's multi-million dollar facelift and expansion. The airport's ...
Victoria Falls no place for the poor 17 April 2016 HARARE - So what is your idea of a holiday in Victoria Falls? Bungee jumping on the famous Victoria Falls Bridge, a helicopter ride and maybe water rafting in the mighty Zambezi River, well it is easier said than done as the charges are far beyond the reach of many. Take this family of seven,...
First Lady steals show in Vic Falls 12 December 2015 VICTORIA FALLS - First  Lady Grace Mugabe (pictured) was the runaway star at the official opening of the post-congress Zanu PF's conference yesterday — with wild cheering and whistling punctuating the air each time her name was mentioned. Even though the increasingly influential women's le...
Mugabe cautions army, police, CIO 12 December 2015 HARARE - In a sensational pronouncement, President Robert Mugabe yesterday warned the army, the police and the Central Intelligence Organisation (CIO) against participating and meddling in the post-congress Zanu PF's seemingly unstoppable factional and succession wars. Contrary to expectatio...
Rugby icons to illuminate Vic Falls 21 February 2015 HARARE - An illustrious cast of rugby icons are set to roll back the years when they descend on the resort town of Victoria Falls for a one-off match between Zimbabwe rugby legends and former Springbok stars. The match will take place on March 28 with organisers expecting to draw a large crowd...
Vic Falls touriststo get bottled water 17 September 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe will hand out cold bottled water to international visitors at Victoria Falls Airport. The initiative, dubbed “Zimbabwean welcome”, is aimed at making visitors, who sometimes face long queues at immigration, more comfortable. Tour operator Blessing Munyenyiwa, who spearhead...