Monday, June 18, 2018
Arts Correspondent The Harare International Festival of the Arts recently held a Press conference on their 6-day annual festival and workshop programme at the National Gallery of Zimbabwe. HIFA showcases the very best of local, regional and international arts and through theatre, dance, music, circus, street performance, fashion, spoken word...
Chipo Sabeta Playing golf is great fun, but also offers a wide range of mental and physical benefits. The health benefits of golf are far greater than most of us seem to believe, and may have a much greater and broader impact on our well being than we may have realised. Golf...
Chipo Sabeta The Castle Lager Premier League roars to life, with some mouth-watering fixtures lined up for this weekend. The Premier Soccer League has also promised to safeguard chief sponsor Delta Corporation’s image this season, through a range of measures including eliminating hooliganism. Delta Corporation through its Castle Lager brand has been...
Tiger Woods is looking forward to continuing his impressive progress as he bids for an unprecedented ninth victory at the Arnold Palmer Invitational this week. Woods finished just a shot behind Paul Casey at the Valspar Championship in Tampa in just his fourth full-field PGA Tour start since returning to...
Chipo Sabeta Bulawayo Mining Company (“BMC”), the holding company of How Mine and the principal sponsor of How Mine Football Club, says it has shifted focus in terms of corporate social responsibility (CSR) from football to other critical community initiatives such as health and developing public infrastructure. The football club, sponsored...
Chipo Sabeta Retired swimming sensation, Kirsty Coventry’s recent appointment proves that sport is a big industry during and after an active career. This follows Coventry’s recent appointment as the incoming Chair of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Athletes’ Commission. She was unanimously elected to the Executive Board replacing outgoing Chair, Angela Ruggiero,...
Mugove Chigada Golf professionals are often enraged when a fan turns heckler. Yet, with how golf has evolved, there is nothing top players can do about the atmosphere now created at major events. Anything can happen at critical moments. And when Justin Thomas was disturbed at the Honda Classic recently, he was...
Chipo Sabeta Corporates are now frequently investing a significant amount of money towards sponsoring sporting clubs. Now, the questions is: How much value is generated from sponsoring the World Cup soccer tournament or superstars such as Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo? Or, how much do companies benefit from sponsorship deals? While experts...
Chipo Sabeta State-owned mobile network provider, NetOne, is targeting to boost its active subscriber base by leveraging on Zimbabwe’s extensive football supporter base. This comes as the company recently unveiled a $1 million package for the country’s three biggest football teams, Dynamos, Caps United and Highlanders. The sponsorship package fits into the...
Mugove Chigada Psychologist Bob Rotella was spot on when he concluded that golf is a game of confidence. Zimbabwean golfer Greg Bentley needed that badly at the Cape Town Open qualifiers on February 19. He got it in style to end his bad spell. Golfers will always have different approaches when their...