Learn more about your finalists for ZIWA 2015 for the People’s Choice Award category:
Lilian Choruwa was born in Rimuka, Kadoma and grew up in Chitungwiza. She went to school in Mashonaland West where a lot of children of her age at the time did not attend school, as there simply weren’t enough available. Her late father was instrumental in establishing the Kabidza Primary School – and this is how she learnt the art of giving to the community. She is employed by…
Cecilia Kupera is a 19-year-old Journalism student at the University of Salford, UK.
She is the Founder and Chief Editor of Effuse Magazine that provides a platform for young people from different communities to come together and showcase their talents. Effuse Magazine was born out of Cecilia’s life experiences that spurred her to give a voice to those facing…
Kudzai Violet Gwara is the 23-year-old presenter of the 326 Express radio show at Star FM, Harare, Zimbabwe. She has been with station for the past 3 years. A ZAMPS Zimbabwe All Media Products Survey labeled her show as the ‘most listened to show on radio’.
Jenny Msonza, popularly known as Auntie Jenny, is a Jen of all trades and no stranger to many. She is a TV personality and host of the Real Talk Show with Auntie Jenny on Zimbo Live TV, a radio personality/DJ, an Agony Aunt, a Human Rights Defender, a Motivational Speaker, a Mentor, a Lawyer, a Mother and a Wife. Auntie Jenny works with the Zimbabwean community as a whole…
Sista Zai is a storyteller, educator and radio producer. With an academic background in Law and International Development, she combines her elite university education with radio production skills and over 30 years of experience as a performer and public speaker to produce art that entertains, educates, enlightens, provokes and inspires.
Voting is now live and will be close on 20 September 2015 so be sure to have your say by voting for your favourite ZIWA 2015 nominees. Winners will be announced at the ZIWA 2015 ceremony to be held in Birmingham UK on Oct 3, 2015.
Cast your vote at www.ziwaawards.com/voting/