Carnival to celebrate new dispensation: Dr Kaseke

Carnival to celebrate new dispensation: Dr Kaseke

By Daniel Chigundu ZIMBABWE Tourism Authority (ZTA) chief executive Dr Karikoga Kaseke has said the 2018 edition of the prestigious Harare International Carnival will focus on celebrating the new dispensation. The new dispensation led by President Emmerson Mnangagwa came on 24 November last year following Operation Restore Legacy which ousted the Robert Mugabe led regime. Since President Mnangagwa came into power, the country has recorded commendable progress in terms of business owing to his mantra “Zimbabwe is open for business” which has caught the attention of the international investors. Tourism…

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Chief Musarurwa okays Zodwa …as Carnival Bira preps reach high levels

Chief Musarurwa okays Zodwa …as Carnival Bira preps reach high levels

By Daniel Chigundu CHIEF Musarurwa (Enos Musakwa) says there is nothing wrong for artists like Zodwa Wabantu to come and showcase their culture and way of life at the Harare International Carnival. There has been an outcry following the announcement by the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) that controversial South African socialite Zodwa Wabantu will be part of the performing artists at the Carnival street party. The issue was further worsened by South Africa based Zimbabwean actor Anne Nhira who wrote a letter to the tourism ministry requesting that Zodwa be…

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2016 Carnival dates announced

2016 Carnival dates announced

DATES to the 4th edition of the Harare international Carnival have been set amid indications of rejuvenated interest from both locals and international tourists towards the event. Addressing a Sanganai/Hlanganani media conference, ZTA Chief Executive Karikoga Kaseke hinted that the 2016 edition of the Harare International Carnival would be bigger and better as it had mutated into a brand that many want to associate with. “The 2016 edition of the Harare International Carnival will be held from the 15th to 18th of September 2016. The 2015 edition was a success…

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