Diaspora – Nehanda Radio http://nehandaradio.com Zimbabwe News and Internet Radio Thu, 18 Jan 2018 14:12:13 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.2 http://nehandaradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cropped-Nehanda-Radio-Favicon-512-32x32.jpg Diaspora – Nehanda Radio http://nehandaradio.com 32 32 CSO plans Gukurahundi demo at UK embassy http://nehandaradio.com/2018/01/15/cso-plans-gukurahundi-demo-uk-embassy/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/01/15/cso-plans-gukurahundi-demo-uk-embassy/#comments Mon, 15 Jan 2018 13:18:34 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=164283 Mthwakazi youths protesting against President Emmerson Mnangagwa in Bulawayo

A local civil rights group has announced plans to stage a demonstration in the United Kingdom on February 10, to ratchet up pressure on President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s administration to address the emotive Gukurahundi massacres.

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Impala takes artistes to UK http://nehandaradio.com/2018/01/12/impala-takes-artistes-uk/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/01/12/impala-takes-artistes-uk/#comments Fri, 12 Jan 2018 19:10:58 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=163965 Oliver Mtukudzi on Nehanda TV

Music superstar Oliver “Tuku” Mtukudzi will share the stage with fellow Zimbabwean artistes Winky D, Andy Muridzo and Sam Dondo as well as South African giants Mafikizolo in the United Kingdom (UK) in March.

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Bulawayo boy strikes gold in the UK http://nehandaradio.com/2018/01/08/bulawayo-boy-strikes-gold-uk/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/01/08/bulawayo-boy-strikes-gold-uk/#comments Mon, 08 Jan 2018 03:44:43 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=163461

A 16-year-old Zimbabwean boy based in the United Kingdom has struck gold after popular artiste Will.I.Am from the group Black Eyed Peas offered him a recording contract

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SA-based man loses R130 000 to thieves http://nehandaradio.com/2018/01/08/sa-based-man-loses-r130-000-thieves/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/01/08/sa-based-man-loses-r130-000-thieves/#respond Mon, 08 Jan 2018 01:12:14 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=163407 File picture of Injiva coming back to Zimbabwe from South Africa

A South Africa-based Zimbabwean could not enjoy the fruits of his labour during the festive season after he lost over R130 000 to thieves who broke into his car in Zvishavane.

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ZAA UK and South Africa call for nominations http://nehandaradio.com/2018/01/06/zaa-uk-south-africa-call-nominations/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/01/06/zaa-uk-south-africa-call-nominations/#respond Sat, 06 Jan 2018 20:03:29 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=163340 Conrad Mwanza the founder and Executive Chairman of the Zimbabwe Achievers Awards (ZAA)

The Zimbabwe Achievers Awards (ZAA) International has commenced its 2018 campaigns for its UK and South Africa Editions. (ZAA) UK returns for its 8th Anniversary with organisers calling on the public to nominate prospective recipients for this year's honours while South Africa has been growing strong and plans are underway for its 4th Edition.

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Olinda, Tytan wedding preps in top gear http://nehandaradio.com/2018/01/05/olinda-tytan-wedding-preps-top-gear/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/01/05/olinda-tytan-wedding-preps-top-gear/#comments Fri, 05 Jan 2018 08:47:32 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=163211

It appears wedding preparations between Olinda Chapel and rapper Tytan Skhokho (real name Njabulo Mayibongwe Nkomo) are in full swing if recent posts by both parties on social media are anything to go by with sources saying the wedding has been scheduled for England.

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Dubai based socialite home sick http://nehandaradio.com/2018/01/03/dubai-based-socialite-home-sick/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/01/03/dubai-based-socialite-home-sick/#comments Wed, 03 Jan 2018 17:01:59 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=163050

Dubai based socialite and businesswoman Memory Mukwaira who has been in Dubai for the past year says she is home sick.

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CABS, ZymPay in Diaspora mortgage deal http://nehandaradio.com/2017/12/29/cabs-zympay-diaspora-mortgage-deal/ http://nehandaradio.com/2017/12/29/cabs-zympay-diaspora-mortgage-deal/#respond Fri, 29 Dec 2017 19:24:37 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=162734

Cross border bill payment business ZymPay has entered in a strategic partnership with Central Africa Building Society (CABS) in Zimbabwe to facilitate payments from their Diaspora mortgage customers.

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Zimbabwean family stranded in Bangkok airport for months http://nehandaradio.com/2017/12/29/zimbabwean-family-stranded-bangkok-airport-months/ http://nehandaradio.com/2017/12/29/zimbabwean-family-stranded-bangkok-airport-months/#comments Fri, 29 Dec 2017 13:27:37 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=162670

No-one really enjoys a long airport stopover, but for one Zimbabwean family, Bangkok's main airport has been home for nearly three months.

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SA based Zimbabweans blast ZIMRA http://nehandaradio.com/2017/12/29/latest-sa-based-zimbabweans-blast-zimra/ http://nehandaradio.com/2017/12/29/latest-sa-based-zimbabweans-blast-zimra/#comments Fri, 29 Dec 2017 12:59:26 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=162662

Zimbabweans based in South Africa have raised concerns over the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority’s (Zimra) random variation of the validity of Temporary Import Permits (TIP) for those driving foreign registered vehicles into the country.

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SA cops round up illegal immigrants http://nehandaradio.com/2017/12/28/sa-cops-round-illegal-immigrants/ http://nehandaradio.com/2017/12/28/sa-cops-round-illegal-immigrants/#comments Thu, 28 Dec 2017 05:42:14 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=162545

South African police have arrested over 150 people, among them Zimbabweans, for violating immigration laws.

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Zim-SA Forum to invest $800m http://nehandaradio.com/2017/12/28/zim-sa-forum-invest-800/ http://nehandaradio.com/2017/12/28/zim-sa-forum-invest-800/#comments Thu, 28 Dec 2017 04:23:57 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=162518 Transport and Infrastructural Development Minister Dr Joram Gumbo discusses Air ZImbabwe operations with the airline’s Acting CEO Mr Edmund Makona during a familiarisation tour in Harare yesterday. Looking on is Airzim Technical Operations Acting Director Mr Joseph Marowa. — (Picture by John Manzongo)

Diasporans, through the Zimbabwe-South Africa (Zim-SA) Forum, plan to invest about $800 million in the country, targeting agriculture, aviation and mining sectors.

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Tragedy befalls family on Zim holiday http://nehandaradio.com/2017/12/23/tragedy-befalls-family-zim-holiday/ http://nehandaradio.com/2017/12/23/tragedy-befalls-family-zim-holiday/#comments Sat, 23 Dec 2017 16:40:01 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=162370

Tragedy has befallen a Zimbabwean family after it was involved in an accident that killed a woman and her 18 months-old daughter, leaving her husband and son hospitalised after they returned home for the holiday from Australia where they are based.

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Botswana restarts train to Zimbabwe http://nehandaradio.com/2017/12/21/botswana-restarts-train-zimbabwe/ http://nehandaradio.com/2017/12/21/botswana-restarts-train-zimbabwe/#comments Thu, 21 Dec 2017 17:42:03 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=162212

An express train run by Botswana Railways has restarted its service between the border town of Francistown and Zimbabwe’s second city of Bulawayo.

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Zimbabwean national arrested for possession of ivory worth R500 000 in Johannesburg http://nehandaradio.com/2017/12/21/zimbabwean-national-arrested-possession-ivory-worth-r500-000-johannesburg/ http://nehandaradio.com/2017/12/21/zimbabwean-national-arrested-possession-ivory-worth-r500-000-johannesburg/#comments Thu, 21 Dec 2017 17:25:27 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=162203 Ivory smuggling

A Zimbabwean national has been arrested in Malvern, Johannesburg, for being in possession of ivory worth half a million-rand.

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