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South Africa: Textile Artist Lizette Chirrime Launches Fashion Line in Cape Town

March 1, 2024 | Source: AllAfrica News: Arts, Culture and Entertainment

[allAfrica] Cape Town — Renowned Mozambican abstract textile artist Lizette Chirrime is showing her first artistic fashion line in Cape Town, South Africa, as the first presentation by Art Africa of their Community Residency program.

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Africa: Cine Africa – the Kitchen, the Grenfell Tower Disaster, and the Windrush Scandal

March 1, 2024 | Source: Afropop

[Afropop] On June 14, 2017, 72 residents perished in the Grenfell Tower disaster in London. Grenfell Tower was a “council house,” one of Britain’s federal government-funded buildings based on laws stretching back to 1875, meant largely for the working …

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South Africa: Media Statement – Police Committee Welcomes Arrest of Suspects Linked to Rapper Aka’s Murder

February 29, 2024 | Source: AllAfrica News: Arts, Culture and Entertainment

[Parliament of South Africa] Parliament, Wednesday, 28 February 2024 – The Portfolio Committee on Police today welcomed the meticulous work by members of the South African Police Service that has led to the arrest of seven suspects linked to the murder…

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South Africa: Six Arrested, Including Alleged ‘Mastermind’, for Murder of Rapper Aka – Police Minister Cele

February 29, 2024 | Source: AllAfrica News: Arts, Culture and Entertainment

[Daily Maverick] The six suspects were due to appear in court on Thursday. The award-winning rapper and his former manager were gunned down on Florida Road, Durban, in February 2023.

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South Africa: State Opposes Bail for AKA, Tibz Murder Accused in Durban Court

February 29, 2024 | Source: AllAfrica News: Arts, Culture and Entertainment

[allAfrica] In a high-profile case, the State has declared its intention to oppose bail for the seven men accused of murdering renowned rapper Kiernan “AKA” Forbes and his friend, Tebello “Tibz” Motsoane, reports News24.

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Zimbabwe: Tahle We Dzinza Responds to Backlash Over ‘Undeserved’ NAMA

February 29, 2024 | Source: AllAfrica News: Arts, Culture and Entertainment

[New Zimbabwe] LOCAL artist Tahle We Dzinza has responded to the backlash she has received after her “unpublished” music video won the Outstanding Video of the Year award at the recently held National Arts Merit Awards (NAMA).

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Zimbabwe: ‘Haarore’ Model Denied Bail, to Remain in Custody Until Trial Begins

February 29, 2024 | Source: AllAfrica News: Arts, Culture and Entertainment

[New Zimbabwe] Model M’diwa Mliswa Chanetsa arrested on drug charges will remain behind bars after a Harare magistrate denied her bail.

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Zimbabwe: All Eyes On Nokutenda At Miss World Pageant, but . . .

February 29, 2024 | Source: AllAfrica News: Arts, Culture and Entertainment

[The Herald] Forget about the scandals, hullabaloo, nepotism and confusion at the local pageantry. All eyes are now on Nokutenda Marumbwa at the Miss World show in India.

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Zimbabwe: Tahle Wedzinza – Bold or Integrity Over Nama Win?

February 29, 2024 | Source: AllAfrica News: Arts, Culture and Entertainment

[The Herald] Tafadzwa Zimoyo Entertainment Editor

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Zimbabwe: Reggae World Mourns Morgan Heritage Lead Singer

February 28, 2024 | Source: AllAfrica News: Arts, Culture and Entertainment

[The Herald] Kingston. — The reggae world is in mourning following the passing of Peter Anthony Morgan, the lead singer of the beloved reggae band Morgan Heritage, at the age of 46.

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