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Diaspora Insurance Golf tournament: A tradition of excellence and community support

By Diaspora Insurance News DIASPORA Insurance is, for the third consecutive year, sponsoring Bushwackers Golf Society’s annual tournament at the prestigious Brampton Heath Golf Club in Northamptonshire this weekend. Confirmation of the sponsorship cements a partnership “that has resonated beyond the fairways and into the hearts of the local community”. “The Bushwackers, a tight-knit group of golf enthusiasts, have carved out a reputation for excellence on the course,” the society said in a statemen ahead of the tournament. “With past champions like Tendi Manjonjori (erstwhile BW member) and Adventure Musarurwa, who claimed victory in the inaugural event at the Belfry… Read More
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UK: Winky D among top acts for Zimfest 2024 as Diaspora Insurance confirms partnership

By Diaspora Insurance News BIRMINGHAM: The annual Zimfest returns next month for a milestone weekend celebration with an exhilarating line-up of artists as festival marks its silver jubilee. Diaspora Insurance has confirmed its partnership with the festival which will take place over two days from 27-28 July at the picturesque Hertfordshire Showgrounds in St Albans. Formerly known as Zimfest Live, the event has dropped the ‘Live’ from its name, marking a new era while continuing its tradition of celebrating Zimbabwean music and culture. This year’s lineup will feature diverse acts, including, Winky D, Saintfloew, Feli Nandi, EXQ, Enzo Ishall, Shinsoman… Read More
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Methodists celebrate 21 years in the UK; Church commends Diaspora Insurance partnership

By Diaspora Insurance News UNITED KINGDOM: The Methodist Church Zimbabwe Fellowship UK’s (MCZF UK) has commended Diaspora Insurance for supporting the church’s recent 21st anniversary celebrations. Civic and Methodist Church leaders recently joined over 450 delegates who gathered in resort city of Blackpool to celebrate the milestone. High profile guests at the four-day celebrations included the Mayor of Blackpool Councillor Peter Hunter and the Deputy Lord Lieutenant of Lancashire, Brigadier (Retd) Peter Rafferty MDE DL. Also present was the Vice President of the Methodist Church, Deacon Kerry Scarlett and the Methodist Church in Zimbabwe Presiding Bishop Revd George Mawire. National… Read More
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Diaspora Insurance CEO, Jeff Madzingo commends tournament organisers for bringing together scattered Africans

UK: ORGANISERS of a weekend golf tournament held in Northampton last season, have been commended for bringing Zimbabwean diasporans together, thereby helping keep them connected to their heritage. The tournament, which drew more than 50 participants and was jointly organised by Zambezi Golf Society and Bushwackers, was held at the Collingtree Park Gold Club with Diaspora Insurance as the flagship sponsor. “As diasporans, we are a scattered community and in that scattered-ness we lose not just our voice but also our identity,” said Diaspora Insurance CEO Jeff Madzingo. He said events such as the gold tournament help to keep diasporans… Read More
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Supporting Africa Heritage Expo in Switzerland & Africa Day Events in the UK

By Diaspora Insurance News Diaspora Insurance is one of the key partners for the Africa Heritage Expo to be held this weekend  in Zurich, Switzerland as one of a number of events commemorating Africa Day across Europe and the United Kingdom (UK). May 25 was set as Africa Day to commemorate the historic founding in 1963, of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU), precursor to today’s African Union (AU). The day is aimed at celebrating the successes and progress made across the 54-country continent which has a diverse population of over 1.2 billion people who speak more than 3,000 languages.… Read More
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Navigating Grief: Dos and Don’ts for Supporting a Mourning Loved One

Losing a loved one is an incredibly difficult experience, and knowing how to support someone who is grieving can be challenging. During times of loss, the words we choose to express our sympathy and comfort can make a significant difference in the grieving process. In this article, we’ll explore what to say (and what not to say) to someone who is mourning the loss of a loved one, while also highlighting the importance of being prepared with solutions like the Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan, a funeral insurance policy that provides financial assistance during times of bereavement. What to Say: “I’m… Read More
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Zim Achievers Awards: Recognizing Excellence as Nutty O Nominated

By Diaspora Insurance News UNITED KINGDOM: Award winning dancehall star Nutty O’s star continues to rise as he is set to be honoured at the Zimbabwe Achievers Awards (Z.A.A) United Kingdom Edition on Saturday in Birmingham. The music star is one of selected personalities to be honoured at the prestigious annual event, which also revealed financial and risk solutions company Diaspora Insurance as the sponsors of the honorary awards category. Commending nominees for the awards, Diaspora Insurance CEO Jeff MAdzingo said; “A heartfelt thank you to organizers of the Zimbabwe Achievers Awards. “Diaspora Insurance is deeply honoured to be a… Read More
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Restoring Dignity: Crowdfunding in African Communities Reconsidered

In the aftermath of loss, when grief weighs heavily and hearts ache with the absence of loved ones, the financial strain of arranging a farewell shouldn’t compound the pain. Yet, amidst life’s uncertainties, many resort to platforms like GoFundMe for funeral funds. However, a poignant truth emerges: dignity shouldn’t be sacrificed in desperate pleas for assistance when viable alternatives like the Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan offer a more dignified solution. The Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan stands as a beacon of reassurance in the face of life’s cruel inevitability. Offering up to £20,000 or $20,000 within 24 hours of a loved… Read More
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Vibrant Scenes at Diaspora Insurance Stand during Bobi Wine London Show

By Diaspora Insurance News Diaspora Insurance was one of the main partners for Bobi Wine’s ‘Return of the Gladiator’ show which was held in London last weekend. Thousands of fans turned up for the show and the Ugandan musician-cum-politician lived up to their expectations. The Diaspora Insurance stand at the venue – the Intercontinental hotel at the O2 – was a hive of activity as many people enquired about the company’s bespoke Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan as well as the recently launched group schemes. Below are some images from the event:  … Read More
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Initiating Discussions: How to Approach the Topic of Burial Wishes

Starting a conversation about your burial wishes can be challenging especially in African homes where it is considered taboo to talk about death. Talking about death is usually associated with fast-forwarding the death. However, it is important for your loved ones to understand your preferences. This is more so where there are likely to be diverse preferences among those who would make decisions about your burial. Questions like, would you want a burial or a cremation? Would you want to be buried abroad or in your country of birth? Issues of do you want an extravagant or a simple burial?… Read More
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