AFRICA: music streamers to soon access Spotify as it launches in 39 nations

GLOBAL music streaming service, Spotify, is making a giant leap into Africa, with a launch into 39 more African nations in a matter of days. The countries involved are as…

Zim’s active bank accounts surpass 8 million

By ZBC Reporter Zimbabwe’s financial inclusion strategy is yielding positive results on the back of an improvement in the number of active bank accounts. The financial inclusion strategy introduced five…

RBZ: Rejection of $5 notes criminal

By ZBC Reporter The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe says all notes issued by the bank and in circulation are still legal tender. This comes as some unscrupulous business people are…

Government preparing for the opening of Schools

By ZBC Reporter Government is putting in place the necessary measures for the reopening of schools following the decline in Covid-19 cases over the past few weeks and the rolling…

Tiger Woods in surgery after car crash

TIGER Woods is in surgery after suffering “multiple leg injuries” in a car crash in Los Angeles, California. In a statement Woods’ agent Mark Steinberg said: “He is currently in…

Kelly Rowland releases ‘EP’ influenced by Afrobeat rhythms

KELLY Rowland, well known for her start as a member of Destiny’s Child, has released a new EP influenced by Afrobeats. The Grammy-award winning artist who has recently given birth…

‘Music and dance’ connect Ireland and Zimbabwe

By rte.ie A Zimbabwean man living in Northern Ireland is spending lockdown teaching online Irish dance classes. Cuthbert Tura Arutura, who lives in Ballygowan in Co Down, said there are similarities…

Daft Punk announce split after 28 years

Daft Punk, a duo that created most influential dance tracks of all time, have announced their retirement after 28 years in the music industry. The duo broke the news in…

National COVID-19 vaccination programme begins

By ZBC Reporters THE national vaccination programme has rolled into life across the country with senior medical practitioners taking the lead in the process where the government is targeting to…

British Airways resumes flights from Johannesburg to Harare

By ZBC Reporter BRITISH Airways (operated by Comair) has announced the reopening of bookings for daily regional flights between Johannesburg and Harare with one-way fares starting from R995, including taxes…