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Mukoko hitmaker Tytan to co-host Miss World Zim UK with Olinda in July

By Tidi Kwidini

Multi-talented singer/songwriter and producer Njabulo Nkomo, better known as Tytan has been announced as the host for this year’s Miss World Zimbabwe UK beauty pageant taking place in London on the 1st of July.

Njabulo Tytan Nkomo

The award-winning artist will co-host with businesswoman Olinda Chapel.  He is also scheduled to perform and will serenade guests with tracks from his latest self-titled EP, Tytan.

Pageant Director Chiedza Ziyambe said that the team were over the moon by the  recent development and that Tytan would appeal to the audience.

“Tytan is a vibrant, talented and charismatic young man and I am confident that he and Olinda will bring wit, charm, chemistry and undeniable presence to the pageant,” said Ziyambe.

In the last two years Tytan has been making waves on the music scene with his afro/urban contemporary songs and refreshing music videos that have shown the extent of his artistry and musicianship.

Tytan said that he was honoured to have been approached to host the prestigious beauty pageant next month.

“I am humbled and truly looking forward to hosting Miss World Zim UK with the wonderful Olinda Chapel,  and celebrating the remarkable work that this year’s finalists are doing and aspire to do,” said Tytan.

“It is inspiring to see young women who are passionate, intelligent, and who are working towards fulfilling their dreams  – demonstrating what beauty with a purpose means to them.

I wish all the finalists the very best as they progress,” he added.

Olinda said: “ l am honoured to be hosting Miss World Zimbabwe UK.  Initiatives like this, that empower and give young girls the opportunity to discover their true purpose is amazing and, on the 1st of July we will celebrate the journey of these young girls and ultimately, witness the life-changing result of the winner.”

Riding on the success of his critically acclaimed single, Mukoko, featuring Ammara Brown, Tytan has gone on to release other singles that include I dondi KeyaHandirare and Bho,all of which have received rotational airtime on local radio stations.

To date, Mukoko has over 1.7million Youtube views and has even featured on music platforms like MTV Base Africa and Trace Africa.

Nkomo recently released his highly anticipated music video Ndipe Mwoyo. Directed and produced by BegottenSun, the video chronicles the story of a nurse who falls in love with her patient.

Musician Adrian Tate is also set to perform on the night.

The former Soul Afrika group member, who has carved a solo career for himself,recently released his EP alongside Tytan and, has dubbed it as his comeback.

The pageant this year will be held at the prestigious De Vere Grand Connaught rooms. Situated on the Great Queen Street, it connects Covent Garden with Holborn in the West End of London.

The iconic venue has been home to a number of high profile events dating back to 1775. It was once home to the original Freemasons’ Tavern before becoming a hotel in 1909.

Meanwhile, tickets for the Miss World Zimbabwe UK event are now on sale, with standard tickets available for £35. VIP tickets, which will guarantee guests front row seats, as well as a meal are available for £60 and can be purchased from the website at http://zimbabwefashionshowcase.com/miss-world-zim-uk/

The profiles of this year’s finalists are now live and can be viewed on the website.They highlight stories of their modelling careers,future aspirations and philanthropic work.

The winner, 1st and 2nd runners up, will be flown to Zimbabwe to compete for the Miss Zimbabwe 2017 title mid July, with the overall winner being entered into the Miss World competition to be held in September.

The Miss World Zimbabwe UK campaign,which is running under the theme, Proud to be Zimbabwean,  is a celebration of Zimbabwe, its culture and of women.

For more information, visit http://zimbabwefashionshowcase.com/miss-world-zim-uk/

  • Mfana iCamba uyu take take nemarejects ana olinda mahure ayoo

    • Don’t be jealous 🤣

    • Olinda is a desperate bitch nd psycho who defaulted her medication.hapana jealous apa

    • you guys: who said they are dating?? hosting a pegeant together doesnt imply vanodanana, even.if they do how about we all do a module called business management (and we mind our own business)😏

  • weldon tytan

  • At least no dancehall noise

    • IMI MOYO

    • those men who are saying Olinda and Tytan what what let’s be honest if they were given a chance by Olinda wouldn’t they grab it?

  • Pamberi naye

  • #teamskhokho.

  • Kkkkkk so music is not paying in zim zvekut ma vafana vakushandisa music kuwana ma sugar mhamha akaita sana Olinda,kana usina mari unoitwa yese yese and this olinda bitch anozviti ane mari,hw much is she worth,,saka shasha iyi saw the opportunity after stunner aramba hure akati ombomunyaradza,Tytan soon we will see you pa mavedio uchikandirwa hembe panze kkkkk

  • Lumfana ngumthwakazi yekani umona azidlele insimbi elahlile uSitana livila voxo eliphila ngabafazi

  • mabhero anetsa sure Tytan atora girlfriend rakewo remubhero .But dai atsvagawo zvakanaka not muBipolar Olinda

  • Kamupfanha apa kari kutonodya muriwo waOlinda

  • mufanha arikungodawo mari apa.

  • tytan usangotore zvasiwa nevamwe vana stunner mabhuru enyika aya tichakuona wakukosora hu handsome hwapera,,Olinda akutsvaga ma ben10 ekudyisa bag ozokumerura kana waporonga,,,ukundirwadza Tytan use ur brains I don’t even think kti ur mom is proud of taking Olinda as a daughter in law

  • you are next on olindas victim list

  • nice to see Zimbabweans supporting their own artists, he will be a great host.

  • He is just co- hosting guys nothing else

    • yes: my sentiments as well, co-hosting miss-zim/uk not cohosting in bed,,,,,some pple ayaaas

  • live your life Tytann.. vanhu havana chakanaka ita yawaita shaaa we all live once …

  • Good luck

  • Kwaaaa siyayi mwana azviwanira go tytan goooooooo

  • Bata bhebhi mushe ugare nayee bhoooooo

  • Olinda is too fat to host miss world ,find somebody better.

  • Hapana asingadi Olinda apa plus these guyz arent dating at all.nxaaa

  • Tytan and Olinda we support you don’t listen to some of these nonetites with nothing better to do than slender other people on social media to boost their wounded broke ass egos.