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Entertainment Reporter. Former President of the United States Barack Obama released his coveted favourite songs of 2020 and it includes local artists. Announcing some of his favourite songs for the year on Saturday evening, He said: "Here are some of my favourite songs of the year. As usual, I had…
Entertainment Reporter. Highly acclaimed celebrity chef, Siba Mtongana, is set to open her first Cape Town restaurant at Sun International’s 5-star Table Bay hotel in the V&A Waterfront. Diners can look forward to fine dining the "Sibalicious" way which will start as a pop-up with a special menu from Monday,…
Entertainment Reporter. Photo Credit: Getty Images. Vanessa Bryant is lashing back at her mother -- claiming Sofia Laine only filed a lawsuit against her to "extort a financial windfall from our family." Laine sued Vanessa earlier this week -- claiming Kobe Bryant had promised to take care of her for…
Entertainment Reporter. Lockdown trends on Showmax: At the start of the national COVID lockdown in March, South Africans were suddenly confined to their homes, which had a dramatic impact on viewers choosing to stream entertainment on Showmax. Here are some interesting insights we uncovered: Big increase in lockdown streaming -…
Entertainment Reporter. Photo Credit: Idols South Africa. Zama Khumalo has won Idols SA 2020 and cried tears of joy as Proverb announced that she had sang her way to becoming the 16th winner of 'Idols SA'. Zama walks away with a cool R1 million, a recording deal from Kalawa Jazmee,…
Entertainment Reporter. File Photo. GQ South Africa, in association with Hennessy V.S.O.P. Privilège and proud partners BOSS Parfums and Lexus, announced the winners of the Men of the Year awards on Saturday, 12 December at a prestigious awards ceremony held at Hotel Sky in Sandton. A brand property produced by…
Entertainment Reporter. The Durban FilmMart Institute has opened the call for project submissions for the 2021 Durban FilmMart (DFM). "Our vision is to stimulate the growth of the African film industry through the development of film projects, and to network African filmmakers within the continent, and the rest of the…
Entertainment Reporter. Photo Credit: Ditiro Selepe. Hosted by hip hop superstar Khuli Chana 'The Originators' an eight part series got a resounding positive nod from viewers and will return for a second season in 2021. Profiling hip hop royalty like Kwesta, Nadia Nakai, PH and A-Reece, the programme gave audiences…
Entertainment Reporter. Local brewers and mixologists are capitalising on the opportunity which South Africa’s rich plant life presents by developing unique beverages for local and international markets, enhancing sensory experiences for tourists and locals alike. Thirty-five-year-old entrepreneur, Apiwe Nxusani-Mawela from Roodepoort is one of SA’s first black female brew-masters who…
Entertainment Reporter. Joburg Festival of Lights goers will this week be treated to the most dynamic atmosphere of illuminated pathways, fairy light tunnel creating a wonderland into the Festival Lawn with kiddies rides and Dance and rhythm from local talented group, Art of Dance. The group is no stranger to…
Entertainment Reporter. South African musician Master KG won an award for the best international song at the NRJ Music Awards, which honours the best in the French and worldwide music industry. Master KG’s Jerusalema remix featuring Nomcebo Zikode and Burna Boy edged out the likes of Blinding Lights (The Weeknd),…
Staff Reporter. File Photo. This festive season, Openview turns up the volume with two new pop-up music video channels, premiering on Friday, 4 December. SA Hits will have its home on channel 135 of the Openview Free-To-Air satellite platform. The channel will be a dedicated and dance-inducing mash-up of proudly…
Staff Reporter. Photo Credit: Word of Mouth Pictures. Muvhango actress Regina Nesengani has graduated with a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in languages, linguistic and literature. The actress, who is popularly known as Vho-Masindi in Muvhango, wrote her thesis in Tshivenda and focused on women abuse through dialogue on drama books…
Entertainment reporter. A stellar array of iconic South African artists is giving voice to the global refugee crisis with a second part of award-winning Concert for Refugees to be held virtually on December 10th, 2020 at 19h30 (SAST). As an effort to create awareness about the challenges of the refugees…
Entertainment Reporter. There are two parts to being a good saver. The first part is being a practical conscience spender; the second about being focused on your long-term goals, says Old Mutual. At first glance, saying that being a good saver depends on being an effective spender may not make…
File Photo. The music fraternity, family and friends will pay their respects to late kwaito artist, Mshoza at her memorial service in Newtown on Wednesday. Nomasonto Maswanganyi, popularly known as Mshoza, died last week aged 37. Her death has been described as a huge loss to the industry and nation.…
Entertainment Reporter. Photo Credit:Getty Images. Comedian, actor and one of South Africa biggest international entertainment exports of the 21st century, Trevor Noah, has been announced as the host of the 63rd Grammy Awards in 2021. Noah, who currently hosts The Daily Show, will host the awards on Sunday, 31st January.…
Entertainment Reporter. Ster-Kinekor is super-excited to bring back the drive-in option to offer families a great outdoor movie experience from the comfort of your vehicle. The first Ster-Kinekor drive-in experience, in partnership with V&A Waterfront will kick off on Friday, 27th November at 19:00 with the screening of the new…
By Lehlohonolo Lehana. Boniswa Pezisa, Net#work BBDO's Group Chief Executive is this year's Loeries Hall of Fame inductee. The Hall of Fame was introduced by the Loeries in 2008 to recognise dedicated individuals who have contributed to the building and elevation of the creative and brand communications industry. "Boniswa is…
Staff Reporter. E.tv is today announcing its decision to conclude production on its long-running daily drama Rhythm City. The show will air its last episode on 16 July 2021 at 7:00 PM, marking the end of an era for the much-loved daily. Rhythm City has been a compelling offering that…
Staff Writer. Chicken Licken's Managing Director & Chief Marketer, Chantal Sombonos-Van Tonder, has made Loeries history by being the first second generation award winner of the coveted Marketing Leadership Award, an honour her late father George Sombonos received in 2013. The award was introduced by the Loeries in 2007, to…
Staff Writer. Hungani and Stephanie Ndlovu/Photo File: Instagram. E.tv has noted with concern the circulation of misleading media reports about the reasons for Hungani Ndlovu's temporary exit from popular daily drama Scandal! The channel, together with Ochre Media, refute the claims made that Hungani was fired from the show for…
Staff Reporter. Having to adapt to the new norm,organizers of the annual Joburg Film Festival together with partners NFVF and GFC today announced that the 2020 edition of the festival will be staged as a two-day event later this month in the city of gold. The Joburg Film Festival historically…
Staff Reporter. Two gifted young creatives, Tshepo Tumahole, a copywriter at Joe Public and Jarryd Duthoit, a finishing artist at Left Post Productions, have been awarded the 2020 Loeries Brand South Africa Young Creatives Award. Open to those 27 years and under, the award recognises the top young creatives in…
TruthTV offers subscribers the opportunity to enjoy hand-picked, carefully curated content that will engage, inspire and draw families closer to God. Parents who care about their family’s faith are in a challenging position, with more content choices than they’ve ever had, but fewer options that reflect their values. The sheer…
Staff Reporter. Arts Alive Virtual Festival 2020, a project of the City of Joburg enters its final month of Festivities, which continues to be an exciting and uplifting festival of cultural events. Given the unprecedented times we face, presenting both virtual and live cultural events - within the protocols of…
The Time is Now to find the best voices in Africa. Online entries to Old Mutual Amazing Voices Season 2 opened on 28 October 2020 with a grand prize of US$100 000 up for grabs. This Pan-African acapella singing competition is searching for talented unsigned singing groups from Nigeria, Ghana,…
Festival of Lights at Joburg Zoo. Joburg Theatre in association with the City of Johannesburg entities: Joburg City Parks and Zoo and City Power are excited to present the second annual Festival of Lights commencing from 22 November 2020 – 3 January 2021. The Festival marks its second year on…
File Photo. Master KG ended South Africa’s seven-year losing streak at the MTV Europe Music Awards (EMAs) last night, upsetting Nigeria’s long reign. The Jerusalema hitmaker was named the best African act, snatching the award from fellow SA duo Kabza De Small and DJ Maphorisa as well as Nigerian megastar…
CHASING THE SUN | Docuseries Two years before captain Siya Kolisi raised the Webb Ellis Cup at the 2019 Rugby World Cup final in Tokyo, South Africa lost 57-0 to New Zealand – the heaviest defeat in their history. Chasing the Sun is the five-part docu-series of how Kolisi, coach…
Working for a lifetime is about building a future for your family; drawing up a will is about leaving a legacy so that your efforts to build savings, assets and wealth benefit the people you choose after you have gone, says Old Mutual. Speaking on the sidelines of the October…
In an age of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, the world is shifting in how it consumes content. Traditional media, most notably newspapers and books, are making way for online options – from e-novels and online newspapers to apps, streaming, Netflix and more. Yet, when presented with a concept that began…
Rešoketšwe is a chemical engineer, writer and enthusiastic (novice) pizza maker. Her poems have been shortlisted for the Sol Plaatje EU Poetry Anthology; she won the 2019 Writivism Short Story Prize and, most recently, the 2019/2020 Dinaane Debut Fiction Award. She lives in Cape Town, where she is completing her…
The 23rd Annual BASA Awards, partnered by Hollard, are once again shining a spotlight on indelible business and arts partnerships in seven categories. Every year is a celebration of the power of these collaborations but, as BASA CEO Ashraf Johaardien notes, this year they are more important than ever: “As…
As PJ Powers sang the national athem for assembled guests, newly crowned Miss South Africa, Shudufhadzo Musida and hotel manager Nico Myburgh officially opened the doors to Sun International's Table Bay hotel in the V&A Waterfront on 30 October. The luxurious 5-star hotel becomes the last property in the group…
File Photo. In this astonishing corruption memoir, former Bosasa Chief Operating Officer and whistleblower Angelo Agrizzi rips open a legacy of secrecy to expose two decades of untold greed, politicking, corruption, racism, bribery, and deep state capture. Inside the Belly of the Beast is a mind-blowing exploration of the fraudulent…
For the past 7 years Concerts SA has supported music touring across the southern African region. This year, with the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic necessitating a lockdown of live music and activities, the impact on musicians' ability to earn an income has been devastating. Alternative sources of income needed…
Shudufhadzo Musida has been crowned Miss South Africa 2020. The 24-year-old from Limpopo beat 15 other contestants from across the country to scoop the prestigious crown. Musida walks away with a lucrative R3-million prize package. A Mercedes-Benz C200 Cabriolet will make sure that Musida gets around in style for the…
Katlego Maboe. Picture: @katlegomaboe/Twitter. TV presenter Katlego Maboe has been suspended from the SABC 3 Expresso breakfast show pending an investigation into allegations of Gender Based Violence. This comes after a video of a heated argument between him and his partner Monique Muller surfaced on social media in the early…
By Jacob Mawela. Erstwhile South African Public Protector and now Chair in Social Justice at Stellenbosch University,Professor Thuli Madonsela momentarily switched focus from dealing with mainly adult matters, by dropping her first ever children’s book titled, Melo’s Kingdom, at a launch held at Inanda Club in Sandown on Thursday 22…
Veteran actor Siyabonga Thwala has officially wrapped up shooting on the hit telenovela Isibaya. He shot his last scene on Wednesday after being on the telenovela for eight years. The cast members showered their now former co-star with gifts and well-wishes for his future endeavours. Producer Desiree Markgraaff handed Siyabonga…
By Rehana Rossouw. Do we want him as our next president? Having stolen the aspirations of millions of people, Jacob Zuma enabled state pillage estimated to be in the region of R1.5 trillion.Pliant politicians, hangers-on, connected families and assorted others were rewarded with high office, tenders and parastals. Fred Daniel,…
Le Petit Chef is making un grand return to the sanitized tabletops of the luxurious Beverley Hills Hotel to once again take up the journey of Marco Polo with those fans who were abandoned at the beginning of South Africa’s lockdown. We are excited to announce that the spontaneous, nomadic…
The Showmax Original Skemerdans is currently in production in Cape Town. The Cape Flats neo-noir is expected to launch on Showmax in 2021. After the murder of owner Glenn Fortune, The Oasis jazz club becomes the centre of a power struggle between two brothers, a scorned widow and an organised…
Succeeding in the music business is like personal relationships; the more time and effort you invest in it, the more successful you will be, says South African music legend and Academy Award nominee Caiphus Semenya. Speaking in the final episode of the Old Mutual AMPD Live series and the AMPD…
DStv Media Sales will be supporting the Loeries Creative Week 2020 in its mission to back the creative ecosystem. In keeping with the Loeries commitment to 'Reward, Recognise, Inspire and Foster Creative Excellence', we will be adding to the already phenomenal speaker line-up by bringing creative strategist Rani Bisal to…
The City of Cape Town has cancelled the annual Festive Lights Switch-on event for 2020. “In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and the extension of the National Disaster Management Act restrictions on the number of people allowed at public gatherings, it was important to pause the event for the safety…
ALEX RIDER S1 | First on Showmax | Binge now. When Alex Rider learns that his Uncle Ian was killed in the line of duty as a British spy – and not a car accident like he's been told – everything changes for this otherwise normal teen.Alex is approached by…
The annual Nozincwadi Storytelling Festival which is a flagship event of Dr Gcina Mhlophe internationally respected story-teller, activist, poet, playwright and director amongst her many talents will be held in two cities this year, in Pietermaritzburg and Durban. Currently in its 12th year, the Nozincwadi Storytelling Festival hosted by Gcinamasiko…
Made in South Africa – A Black Woman’s Stories of Rage, Resistance and Progress, is a vibrant collection of essays in which Lwando Xaso examines with incisive clarity some of the events that have shaped her experience of South Africa – a country with huge potential but weighed down by…
Image@XoliZondi. October is the e.tv birthday month that keeps on giving. Next week, viewers can look forward to seeing Xoli Zamisa-Zondi on Durban-based hit drama, Imbewu. Xoli will be playing Violet Vilakazi, wife to heart-throb and MaZulu’s new love interest Menzi Vilakazi, played by Muzi Mthabela. Violet finds her way…
The South African State Theatre is excited to announce that it is ready to welcome back audiences, starting with performances by the heritage enthusiast and revered musician Mbuso Khoza and band, LIVE in ‘AN EVENING OF FOLKLORE’ concert on the nights of 30 and 31 October 2020. The theatre’s decision…
Amapiano undoubtedly continues to be one of Africa’s most prolific genres. Rooted in the Kwaito era the genre is seeing exciting cross-regional and diaspora experiments and collaborations, which have sprung up from Lagos, Accra, Johannesburg, London and New York signalling this genre is far from over. Rather it seems to…
This October, e.tv viewers will be spoiled for choice when it comes to matrimonial bliss that's bursting at the seams with controversy. Couples embroiled in entanglements finally say their I DO's during the biggest hour in television when Sabelo marries Sindiswa on Rhythm City and on Scandal!, Simo marries Grace.…
Arts Alive Virtual Festival 2020, a project of the City of Joburg, has had a fantastic launch with a series of great virtual concerts and events including the annual 28thedition of Jazz on the Lake on September 13th. The virtual Jazz on the Lake concert attracted over 40 000 views…
This October, Rhythm City welcomes a young face to its roster of talent. Bohlokwa Mpiti will make his debut on the hit youth drama playing the character of Zak, the love child between Ziyanda and Khulekani. Zak was conceived during a brief secret love affair before Khulekani met his wife,…
JOHN WICK: CHAPTER 3 – PARABELLUM | Action. John Wick is on the run after killing a member of the international assassins' guild, and, with a $14-million price tag on his head, he is the target of hitmen and women everywhere... John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum was the 27th …
Image Supplied. Trevor Noah's Born a Crime was announced as the winner of this year's SA Book Awards at a virtual ceremony hosted by SABA (South African Booksellers Association), sponsored by Nielsen Book and supported by PASA (Publisher's Association of South Africa). This year marked the 20th anniversary of the…
As a musician that is used to performing live, do you want to present a professional high quality live-streamed or delayed-broadcast performance to be viewed across the world? If you do, consider applying to Concerts SA to help subsidise your live streaming effort. In the past years, Concerts SA has…
Spotify is thrilled to announce Nigerian artist and producer, Tems, who is said to be redefining the Nigerian music scene with her unique musical style, as its latest RADAR Africa artist. Tems is the third artist, following South African R&B singer Elaine and rapper Willy Cardiac, to join the global…
The Sun City September reopening celebration continued this Heritage Day with local Sun Vacation Club holidaymakers. The resort unlocked its doors, in a phased approach, from 02 September, following five months of lockdown. An array of entertainers roamed through the resort performing flash mob singing and dancing with the likes…
AMPD Studios Live by Old Mutual, an innovative new partnership between Old Mutual and HaveYouHeard, has secured an exclusive interview with South African jazz legend, Caiphus Semenya. The interview, which will be conducted by local pop icon Riky Rick, takes place on September 30th at 21h30 during the final episode…
File Photo. A song from South Africa that has gone around the world and been endorsed by presidents and priests has become the sound of the pandemic for millions across southern Africa. Last week the Jerusalema dance challenge was endorsed by President Cyril Ramaphosa ahead of the country’s plan to…
On Sunday 5th April this year at 6 pm, e.tv launched the first episode of the 26-episode series of Family Feud South Africa. The Family Feud format has been an instant success in SA and is now the No 1 watched TV show in South Africa, with over 2.2 million…
Music is an art form that transcends social, economic and geographical borders. Global streaming service,Spotify, who strive to promote discovery of culturally diverse music, has made it easy for music lovers around the world to access any track, artist and genre at any time by bringing-different cultural influences to a…
Photo Credit: Roy Esterhuysen. In a week, some of the most awarded individuals in the brand communication industry join the Loeries to begin judging thousands of entries submitted for 2020 in the hope of scooping Africa and the Middle East's highest creative accolade - a Loerie. More than 175 regional…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. Succession, Watchmen, and Schitt’s Creek may have been the major winners on Sunday at the 72nd Emmy Awards, but the biggest story was the ceremony itself. This year, the event happened, for the most part, online, with a virtual celebration of the industry amidst the pandemic. The…
He's the first voice you hear in The Lion King, a highlight of Hans Zimmer's Oscar-winning soundtrack. He's won a Grammy, been nominated for a Tony for his work on the highest-grossing Broadway production of all time, executive produced the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2010 FIFA World Cup,…
Pan Macmillan will be releasing Closing the Gap: The Fourth Industrial Revolution in Africa, by Professor Tshilidzi Marwala. Closing the Gap is an accessible overview of the fourth industrial revolution (4IR) and the impact it is set to have on various sectors in South Africa and Africa. It explores the…
Photo Credit:Sony. Six months after the kick-off of RADAR, Spotify's emerging artists program, and 2 billion+ streams later, Spotify is launching a global RADAR hub on-platform in order to celebrate a successful half-year of supporting up-and-coming artists from around the world. The centralised destination will be home to the extensive …
President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged South Africans to celebrate Heritage Day by reflecting on the country’s journey in the last six months in weathering the COVID-19 storm. He has also called on citizens to get their groove on by taking part in the Jerusalema global dance frenzy by duo Master…
Jacana Media is thrilled to announce the awarding of the Fage & Oliver African Studies Association UK Prize to Harris Dousemetzis for his extraordinary work,The Man Who Killed Apartheid: The Life of Dimitri Tsafendas. Chaired by Ray Bush, Professor of African Studies and Development Politics, University of Leeds, the jury…
Award-winning television journalist and news anchor Xoli Mngambi will be joining Newzroom Afrika from the 1st of October as the host of Newsfeed AM between 9am and midday, from Mondays to Thursdays. Mngambi is a highly regarded broadcaster whose reputation has been forged on the frontlines of momentous historical events…
There are only two episodes left of South Africa’s first season of Family Feud, which has kept viewers glued to their seats every Sunday since April. And the show is guaranteed to end on a high! This week, there is a battle of wits and a battle for laughs as…
The City of Johannesburg launched the 28th Edition of the Arts Alive International Arts Festival on the 09 September 2020 igniting excitement in the creative industries. This year the entire festival is going digital and will be presented to a virtual audience for the first time in its 28 year…
The provincial government of KwaZulu-Natal has set aside over R32 million to fund the film industry’s production and development projects, and a further R1.6 million to support local film festivals in 2020. The MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, Nomusa Dube-Ncube, said this is part of the implementation…
Do you want to change how women are portrayed in advertising? Gallo Images and the Loeries believe it is time to #GetReal through real stories from real women. Share a pic of yourself, or of a woman in advertising that you admire, along with a 250 word explanatory story to…
File Photo. TV personality Minnie Dlamini has confirmed that she is expecting her first child with her husband Quinton Jones. The couple, who married in July 2017, made the announcement on Dlamini’s various social media platforms. Dlamini shared a picture of herself on twitter in traditional wear cradling her baby…
As the countdown to 5 October continues, viewers can look forward to several enthusiastic soon-to-be trailblazers in the new medical romance drama Durban Gen. In the thrilling first episode, Generals can expect to see familiar faces such as Mxolisi "Zulu Boy" Majozi, playing fun and enthusiastic paramedic MacGyver, and Bhekisizwe…
Photo Credit: Vimeo/MotherToMother. "My son killed your daughter." So begins Sara de Gouveia's Mother To Mother, a 48-minute documentary about Sindiwe Magona's book exploring the death of 26-year-old Fulbright scholar Amy Biehl, who was killed in 1993 while working to organise South Africa's first democratic elections. Sindiwe was inspired to…
Do you ever wonder what your answers would be to some of the questions posed on Family Feud? Would you think of exercise as ‘something you do to sober up’? You never know what will come out of your mouth when under pressure and there is no right or wrong…
South African short film Living Proof recently won an award at international filmmaking competition the Musicbed Challenge. Living Proof is a 4-minute short film which was shot in one day and edited within a week, says Durban born filmmaker Mawande Kheswa who self-funded the project. The short film is based…
The Gcinamasiko Arts and Heritage Trust (GAHT) joins a global community to celebrate International Day of Literacy on 8 September 2020 by re-opening the doors of the Storytelling Tree on the Bluff Showgrounds as part its first live events within the National Regulations Level Lockdown of Covid 19 to celebrate…
Photo Credit:Getty Images. Pop singer Rihanna is recovering after a recent accident involving an electric scooter. According to People Magazine, the 32-year-old singer was photographed with bruises on her face when she was spotted in a car near a Los Angeles restaurant on Friday. Rihanna's representative told People Magazine in…
This year's Arts Alive will be like no other as we adjust to the new norm of living with a pandemic. With the arts sector being among the hardest hit by Covid-19, the City of Johannesburg feels music, dance and cultural expressions are what is needed to inspire hope and…
It’s all systems go for e.tv's latest local offering Durban Gen. The highly anticipated weekday medical drama will premiere on Monday, 5 October, at 6:30PM. The story of Durban Gen is set in the heart of Newlands East, a township in Durban, where the most prominent and recognizable academic public…
This week the competing families take turns to show their stuff and outdo each other. Watch how Zama steals the show and earns host Steve Harvey’s admiration as she saves the Bwali family from a couple of strikes, while the Ngubeni family teach him how to greet in Xitsonga and…
Photo Credit:Thulani Mbele. African streaming service Showmax has announced two new international co-productions: Jahmil XT Qubeka and Layla Swart's epic African mythology series Blood Psalms, with Canal+ International, and the Megan Fox action movie Rogue. This continues a move towards co-productions from Showmax's parent company, MultiChoice, which partnered with HBO…
The Guardian has dubbed it "the drama of the year so far." Vanity Fair calls it "the undisputed show of the summer." The Hollywood Reportercalls it "the most '2020' show of 2020." They're all talking about I May Destroy You, the hit HBO drama executive produced, written and co-directed by…
Chadwick Boseman in Black Panther (2018)Image Credit: Chadwick Boseman in Black Panther (2018). Chadwick Boseman, who played Black icons Jackie Robinson and James Brown before finding fame as Black Panther in the Marvel cinematic universe, died on Friday of cancer. He was 43. Boseman died at his home in the…
The second half of the hit Showmax Original reality series Life With Kelly Khumalo is now available to binge. In the seven new episodes now available, her vocal highness promises fans "more authenticity - and more smiles this time round. It's not necessarily a happy ending but you'll see a…
Photo Credit.Flickr.com. After 30 successful years at Talk Radio 702 and Eyewitness News (EWN), Aki Anastasiou is leaving Primedia Broadcasting. The award-winning Anastasiou dedicated his entire radio career to Talk Radio 702 - accomplishing many milestones and achievements along the way. He went on to revolutionise the way that traffic…
The Nubian Music Festival – one of the country’s largest annual cultural & lifestyle festivals, held annually at Hartbeespoort Dam in early summer – is presenting a livestream event in celebration of Women’s Month at Sun City on August 29, to be streamed live from 3pm. Bonang Matheba – who…
This heritage month, the South African State Theatre's (SAST) online programme presents season 05, which will be headlined by the award-winning Jazz music sensation, Zoë Modiga -in a virtual music concert- as well as the culture and heritage enthusiast, and revered musician Mbuso Khoza, performing Amahubo In Concert. Added to…
Photo Credit:Jonathan Ferreira. It is almost here! The much anticipated album from Nasty C, ‘A Zulu Man with Some Power’ is due for release on Friday, 28 August and will feature appearances by prominent artists such as T.I and No I.D, who produced Jay-Z’s album 4:44. Following his signing with…
Photo Credit: Mandy Wiener Facebook. Pan Macmillan will be publishing The Whistleblowers, the fifth book by best-selling author, Mandy Wiener. With corruption and fraud endemic in democratic South Africa, whistleblowers have played a pivotal role in bringing wrongdoing to light. They have provided an invaluable service to society through disclosures…
File Photo. Veteran broadcaster John Perlman joins talk radio station 702 in September to host the afternoon drive show. Perlman comes to 702 from Kaya FM, where his work garnered him numerous South Africa Radio Awards, including the News and Actuality Show of the Year award for 2020, and an…
File Photo. The Department of Transport has confirmed the postponement of this year’s IMO World Maritime Day Parallel Event (WMDPE), which was scheduled to take place in October. In a statement issued on Wednesday, the department said the postponement was due to travel restrictions as well as other health and…
As part of the SME outreach programme it launched during Level 5 of Lockdown, McCann1886 assisted a craft bar chain on the East Rand stay top of patrons’ minds with a number of engaging – and rather unusual – social media campaigns. Owned by Dax Menday, The Green Craft Bar…
Photo Credit:702 Twitter. Talk Radio Station 702 has announced that the station will be bidding farewell to well-known radio presenter Joanne Joseph on 28 August 2020. Joanne,who currently hosts The Afternoon Drive with Joanne Joseph from 15:00-18:00. Joanne joined 702 in May 2018, returning to her radio roots after a…
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