Oliver Mtukudzi has died

Zimbabwean music legend, Oliver Mtukudzi, has died. The 66-year-old music superstar, whose career took him to the international stage, has been battling illness for the past month. Although there is yet to be an official statement, sources said Tuku died this afternoon at the Avenues Clinic in Harare. With 66 albums to his name, the […]

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Van Wyk Mumba: man behind Selako Ntambe

“SELAKO NTAMBE” of Kitwe is one of Zambia’s leading and most consistent comedy outfits.  Here the group’s Director and funny man VAN WYK MUMBA shares their story and his views on the arts with The Independent Observer Arts Writer LEONARD KOLOKO. LK:     “Selako Ntambe!” – What an interesting name, how did it come about? VM:    […]

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