How Chikune became a successful singer

How Chikune became a successful singer

  By Pinehas Nakaziko Namibian Afro jazz and award-winning songstress Colleen ‘Chikune’ Tjikune became the talk of the town after scooping an international accolades as Best Female Southern Africa in the African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) recently, just a few months after winning as the Best Female Artist of Year in the Namibia Annual Music […]

The Dogg and Fresh Family in Facebook spat

The Dogg and Fresh Family in Facebook spat

Selma Neshiko _______________ Mshasho kwaito star Martin Morocky – better known as The Dogg – has been trading words on Facebook with members of a kwaito and dance group based in Ongwediva, called Fresh Family, over the ownership of an album Fresh Family claims is being withheld by The Dogg. The Fresh Family, which at […]

Ongwediva council uplifts youths

Ongwediva council uplifts youths

The Ongwediva Town Council recently extended a hand of assistance to youth and learners in the town. The council availed N$5 000 worth of gardening tools to the Efidi Lomulunga Active Youth Group. The Control Primary School received a set of 19 chairs worth N$2 500 while Omusheshe Combined School received a box of much-needed […]

Ras to bring the house down tonight

Ras to bring the house down tonight

Tonight Afro-Reggae singer and songwriter, Ras Sheehama, is celebrating his 50th birthday with a concert at the Warehouse Theatre in Windhoek. His birthday was actually yesterday – he was born on 29 July 1966 in Ombalantu, northern Namibia. Dubbed ‘Celebrate the Legend’ the concert will feature Big Ben, Tequila, Elemotho, Hishishi Papa, Castro, Slickartie, Miss […]

Zola’s seven-year secret

Zola’s seven-year secret

Controversial kwaito artist and TV presenter Bonginkosi “Zola 7” Dlamini has been hiding a big secret for the past seven years. Sunday World exclusively learned this week that the artist has allegedly been married to a Soweto woman for almost 10 years but has never lived with her in the same house. Zola (38) has […]

Key to represent Namibia at Miss Global 2016

Key to represent Namibia at Miss Global 2016

Local beauty, Ester “Key” Haikola, has been selected as the only Namibian to represent the country at the Miss Global International this year. The pageant is scheduled to take place in the Philippines at the International Convention Centre in Manila, from September 10 to 24. “Based on your exceptional application and your high potential to […]

Windhoek too expensive for NAMAs 2017

Windhoek too expensive for NAMAs 2017

Windhoek residents should not be surprised if Namibia’s glittering music event for next year, the Namibia Music Awards (NAMAs), is again hosted in a different town other than Windhoek. This is because venues in Windhoek are becoming too expensive. Even the Ramatex building, where the NAMAs were first held in 2012 and again this year, […]

South African label MNE scouts Namibian talent

South African label MNE scouts Namibian talent

  Flabba Rimosco of Mabala Noise Entertainment (MNE) said the label is open for collaborations with Namibian artists. Rimosco was in the country to meet with Namibian artists. He says he was impressed by their humanity and has hopes of working with them. MNE is the record label that is the success force behind artists such […]

Good news…

Good news…

Musician and owner of Dylan’s, Tony Fourie, yesterday confirmed to New Era Weekend that a line-up of mouth-watering live music will rock his club tonight, all night.

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