…to represent Masvingo province at nationals
CHIREDZI - The Dzimbahwe Traditional Dance Group last Sunday scooped first prize of the Chibuku Neshamwari 2018 provincial dance festival and will represent Masvingo Province on August 4 in Mutare for the national competitions.
Chibuku neshamwari last weekend celebrated its 55 years in style at the biggest beer garden in Zimbabwe, Chigarapasi, where ten traditional dance groups showcased their cultural dances.
The groups included Dzimbahwe Traditional Dance group, Muchongovoyo dance group, Bira Dancers from Hippo Valley Estates and Chigarapasi Traditional Dance group among others.
All ten dance groups managed to showcase their cultural talents in form of Hoko of the Xangani culture, Majukwa, Bira and Muchongoyo among others.
Dzimbahwe Dance group put up a good show and their efforts paid as they bagged $500 as the first prize and a China trip.
Muchongoyo Dance Group came second and bagged $300 while Bira dancers came third and got $150.
The hosting group, Chigarapasi Traditional Dance Group came forth.
Each participating team was given $100 for attending the festival.