Defiant Gonyeti strikes again

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By PRECIOUS CHIDA Top comedienne Samantha “Gonyeti” Kureya of Bustop TV fame yesterday said nothing was going to stop her from producing more hilarious and satirical skits despite her recent abduction by suspected State security agents. Popular comedian Samantha Kureya, popularly known as Gonyeti (Picture by Bustop TV) The jester told NewsDay Life & Style yesterday following last week’s release of a skit in which she mimics former First Lady Grace Mugabe, that no amount of intimidation was going to stop her. “We tell the stories of Zimbabwe and Zimbabweans.…

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Gonyeti speaks out on abduction, torture

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BY WINSTONE ANTONIO Top comedienne Samantha “Gonyeti” Kureya of the Bustop TV fame yesterday said the men who abducted her from her home in Mufakose, Harare and assaulted her before abandoning her in Crowborough North Phase 4, warned her against mocking the government through her comedy skits. The bruised Gonyeti told NewsDay Life & Style from her hospital bed at a local health facility that the six men, who abducted and assaulted her with sjamboks after arriving at her home in an Isuzu twin cab truck and another car, said…

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Comedian Gonyeti ‘severely beaten’ after abduction by armed and masked men

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HARARE – Comedian Samantha Kureya, popularly known as Gonyeti, was abducted by masked men from her home on Wednesday night, badly beaten and dumped, a media rights group said. The Media Institute for Southern Africa (MISA) said Gonyeti had been located in Crowbrough North in Harare early Thursday and had been taken to Marimba Police Station. “Unfortunately, she was severely beaten and the extent of injuries is yet to be ascertained. This unwarranted and illegal abduction is just shameful and totally uncalled for,” MISA said. Last week, rights groups and…

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Comedians come under siege

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On Mar 4, 2019 38,417 0 By Blessing Masakadza The creative sector seems to be under siege if reports of the arrest of Bustop TV’s comediennes Gonyeti and Magi is anything to go by. Bustop TV personalities Magi and Gonyeti on set The two were fined $20 each for allegedly wearing clothes resembling police uniforms in a 2016 skit titled Order and Law Special Unity which centred on alleged police brutality in the country. Police spokesperson Charity Charamba denied that they were arrested for a challenge that was done in…

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Bustop TV partners with Kwese iflix

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On Dec 17, 2018 19,977 0 By Tonderai Zvimba Online production company Bustop TV which specialises in comic skits has partnered with online content provider Kwese Iflix to come up with a comedy TV series Comic Tick that is already available on the Kwese platform. Bustop TV crew of comedians Comic Tick features Zimbabwe’s finest stand-up comedians. The first season has 10 episodes and features stand-up comedians Doc Vikela, Mandla Da Comedian and C’skhanyiso Dat Guy among others. In each episode, viewers will get to know more about these comedians…

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I’m proud of my body: Gonyeti

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By Blessing Masakadza Bustop TV comedienne Samantha Kureya, popularly known as Gonyeti, says she is not bothered by people mocking her weight. Samantha “Gonyeti” Kureya Gonyeti said she is proud of her looks and that body shaming will not stop her from pursuing her dreams. “Being a plus size does not mean I’m disabled or I cannot do anything in life. I’m good as I am. I’m a proud plus size woman, chidhunda. Related Articles “I’m proud of who I am, I was born that way and I have to love…

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