Articles tagged 'zifm'

Media groups fume over radio licencing 24 July 2016 HARARE - The government's announcement that it will suspend licencing of prospective radio stations has triggered outpouring anger from media groups which see this as a plot to further cement Zanu PF's control of the broadcasting services sector. Information, Media and Broadcasting Services mi...
ZiFM Stereo nominated for African gospel awards 27 May 2016 HARARE - ZiFM Stereo, Zimbabwe's first privately-owned radio station has been nominated for the Trumpet Africa Gospel Music Awards (Tagma) for its Sunday gospel programme Get Lifted hosted by Samantha Rusare. The inaugural Tagma awards will be held in South Africa at the Pretoria State Theatre...
ZiFM duo fire salvo at Zimdancehall 5 November 2014 HARARE - Tinashe “Captain Awesome” Tangwanda (28) and Alexis “Lexy-Alexis” Ndingindwayo (26), co-presenters of The Heartbeat on ZiFM, say Zimdancehall will only reach higher echelons if it ceases to be repetitive. The eloquent duo, who took over The Heartbeat show from Marc Mandisoul and V Can...
ZiFM named among Top 20 in Africa 15 August 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe’s first privately-owned radio station, ZiFM Stereo was yesterday rated among the best 20 radio stations in Africa. This is according to Network Africa; a United Kingdom-based international online news and entertainment publication. Network Africa’s chief editor, Joachim Mb...
Zimura hails Star FM, ZiFM 8 July 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe Music Rights Association (Zimura) has said two new local radio stations are showing goodwill in their payment of royalties to artistes even under tough economic times. Zimura’s finance officer William Nanaire said Star FM and ZiFM were trying their best to meet their end of t...
ZiFM, Zimura in payment deal 3 December 2013 HARARE - Zimbabwe Music Rights Association (Zimura) has finally managed to reach an agreement with local commercial station ZiFM following the signing of a contract on November 22. Zimura director Polisile Ncube said as an organisation they were pleased with the outcome. “We signed the cont...
Mandiwanzira bids farewell to ZiFM 23 October 2013 HARARE - Supa Mandiwanzira, deputy minister of Media, Information and Broadcasting Services, signed off at ZiFM yesterday with an emotional farewell filled with tributes from his famous staff, which left them close to tears. The London City University graduate and former Al Jazeera English Zim...
Tino goes the Pokello way 16 September 2013 HARARE - Last week Zimbabwe saw the launch of another ''burgeoning'' young porn star, yes, our own troubled sister — Tino Katsande, a former television star and DJ. The Zii FM DJ was in the news lately when she was beaten up by her hubby in a sorry case that ended up in the courts. After th...
ZiFM goes nationwide 'in 36 months' 10 February 2013 HARARE - Journalist-cum-businessman Supa Mandiwanzira has disassociated his radio station ZiFM from any political party saying it was a professional broadcaster which has no bias whatsoever. The parliamentary portfolio committee on Media, Information and Communication Technology toured the statio...