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Saxophonist Vee Mukarati in Harare. (Photo: Bongani Kumbula)

Party Dark: Harare Continues To Dance Amidst Worsening Power Cuts

Yael Even Or reports on Zimbabwe's increasing power cuts and nightlife from Harare.

Power cuts have become so common in Zimbabwe in recent months that saxophonist Vee Mukarati didn't even realize the party he was playing at last month had gone totally dark. Neither did any of the other people moving along to his music. "It's like trying to do gigs on Mars," he told me after the gig.

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