Zimbabwe’s top music producers Dj Fantan, real name Arnold Kamudyariwa, Levels (Tafadzwa Kadzimwe) and Dhama aka Simbarashe Chanachimwe today appeared before Harare provincial magistrate charged with contravening Covid-19 regulations. They pleaded guilty.
It is the State case that the trio organised a New Year’s eve super spreader in Mbare, just close to Matapi police station. The bash was attended by thousands of revelers in contravention of Covid-19 regulations that do not allow a gathering of more than 30 people.
Harare provincial magistrate Vongai Guuriro remanded the trio in custody. They will be sentenced tomorrow morning.
The music producers are responsible for producing and promoting the bulk of Zim Dancehall artistes. The genre is the fastest growing in the country’s music industry.