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Thickleeyonce takes aim at beauty industry for selling ‘unattainable perfection’
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Thickleeyonce takes aim at beauty industry for selling ‘unattainable perfection’

South African model and body positivity activist Lesego “Thickleeyonce” Legobane recently had her followers shouting “yes” and “amen” on her Instagram when she took aim at the beauty industry and its “impossible” beauty standards. The star took to her social media to share the latest campaign she’s a part of with Dove to help create awareness around the effects of unattainable beauty standards. The model posted several "raw" and retouched pictures of herself to illustrate her points about what society has normalised as "Instagram worthy", or beautiful, versus the pictures people are most likely to hide. Thickleeyonce relayed her personal journey with self-love in the face of industry-fueled beauty standards. "I’ve been sharing my photographs on Instagram for 10 years and so...
Modiehi Thulo’s Message To Birthday Girl ‘Boity’
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Modiehi Thulo’s Message To Birthday Girl ‘Boity’

Today marks the birthday of one of the sweetest and most-loved stars in the South African entertainment industry Boity Thulo – she turns 31-years-old. Her beloved mother, Modiehi Thulo took to Instagram to pen a heartfelt message to her daughter which had us in our feels. “Happy Blessed and Blissful Birthday to this little Queen of my heart. May this day be nothing short of all the joy in the world, the most amazing love, warmth, embrace and care. You deserve every ounce of happiness today and always. I love you ngwanake Boity,” she shared. Boity's rumoured Bae also wished her a happy birthday and shares some snaps we've never seen before. Boity has always been a firm believer in manifestation and so far it’s worked wonders for her. Sharing her plans for the rest of the...
‘I’m no gospel artist and I don’t wish to be’ — Kelly Khumalo hits back at criticism
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‘I’m no gospel artist and I don’t wish to be’ — Kelly Khumalo hits back at criticism

South African singer, Kelly Khumalo has hit back at gospel fans who have criticised the star and her relationship with Christianity. In a lengthy Instagram post, the star took aim at the “Judge Judys” or gatekeepers of the gospel genre. “Those of you who call yourselves Christians, stop! Because you don’t even know what you go to church for. ‘Our God, Our God’, Gha! Sies! The very same God you’re talking about is the one that blesses me on a daily basis because he knows exactly who I am. I don’t try and put up a front,” said Kelly. She went on to remind fans that she wasn’t a gospel artist and asked haters to do her a favour by hitting that unfollow button. “I’m no gospel artist and I don’t wish to be. I’m perfect as I am. If you have a problem as a fan it is very simple, f...
‘I am Alive” – Singer Yvonne Chaka Chaka Reacts after a GoFundMe Page was Created for her ”Burial ”
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‘I am Alive” – Singer Yvonne Chaka Chaka Reacts after a GoFundMe Page was Created for her ”Burial ”

South African music star, Yvonne Chaka Chaka has reacted to an unknown social media user posting her obituary on the internet and starting a GoFundMe page for her “burial”. Yvonne Chaka Chaka who debunked news of her death, told her followers that a ''fool''  posted her obituary, implying she had died and asked people to contribute towards her burial costs. She also revealed that she has reported the incident to security agents. She tweeted; Some FOOL posted my Obituary and even asked people to contribute in a go fund me acc. For my burial. How mean can you be. So to the Devil I am alive and kicking I am going nowhere.thank you all for the love and support. Don’t fund Evil he asked for some go fund. We need to find this devil ...
Update: South African Police Arrest 15-year-old School Girl for Assaulting Pupil who later Committed Suicide
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Update: South African Police Arrest 15-year-old School Girl for Assaulting Pupil who later Committed Suicide

South African Police have arrested a15-year-old school girl for allegedly assaulting a learner who later died in apparent suicide. LIB reported that 15-year-old Lufuno Mavhunga committed suicide after she was bullied and assaulted outside her school premises on Monday. A video showing the pupil being repeatedly slapped in the face has caused outrage, with social media users calling for action, using the hashtag #JusticeForLufuno. Police spokesperson, Brigadier Motlafela Mojapelo, who confirmed the development in a statement on Wednesday, April 14, said the arrested child will be dealt with in accordance with the Child Justice Act. According to the spokesman, Lufuno Mavhunga reportedly went home in the afternoon following the incident, locked herself in her room and cons...
15-year-old South African girl allegedly commits suicide after being bullied at school
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15-year-old South African girl allegedly commits suicide after being bullied at school

A 15-year-old South African schoolgirl has reportedly committed suicide after she was bullied by fellow pupil at school. Lufuno Mavhungu Tshirenzheni from the Thulamela Municipality, Limpopo, allegedly committed suicide by overdosing on pills on Monday, April 12, Limpopo provincial police said. In the video which went viral on social media on Tuesday April 13, the grade 10 pupil from Mbilwi Secondary School in the Vhembe East education district is seen being confronted by two other girls. One of them signals the other to move while she got closer to the victim to slap her countless times. The victim grabs the pupil who was assaulting her in an attempt to block the blows. Other pupils can be heard in the background cheering the alleged perpetrator, who is also in grade 10. ...
15-year-old South African girl allegedly commits suicide after being bullied at school
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15-year-old South African girl allegedly commits suicide after being bullied at school

A 15-year-old South African schoolgirl has reportedly committed suicide after she was bullied by fellow pupil at school. Lufuno Mavhungu Tshirenzheni from the Thulamela Municipality, Limpopo, allegedly committed suicide by overdosing on pills on Monday, April 12, Limpopo provincial police said. In the video which went viral on social media on Tuesday April 13, the grade 10 pupil from Mbilwi Secondary School in the Vhembe East education district is seen being confronted by two other girls. One of them signals the other to move while she got closer to the victim to slap her countless times. The victim grabs the pupil who was assaulting her in an attempt to block the blows. Other pupils can be heard in the background cheering the alleged perpetrator, who is also in grade 1...
Man Allegedly Kills Woman and her 13-year-old Daughter in South Africa
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Man Allegedly Kills Woman and her 13-year-old Daughter in South Africa

A 41-year-old South African man has been accused of killing a woman and her daughter and stuffing their bodies into a suitcase. The suspect, Sthembiso Lamula made his first appearance in the Pinetown magistrate’s court on April  9, 2021, where he faced two counts of murder and kidnapping. He was remanded in police custody and will appear in court again on Friday, April 16. According to SAPS spokesperson Col Thembeka Mbele, on October 6 last year the police in KwaDabeka, west of Durban, were alerted to a harrowing scene near the Umgeni River. "On arrival the police found the bodies of two female victims packed in a big suitcase and dumped. The bodies were later identified as 36-year-old mother Simangele Simamane and her daughter, Sbongakonke Mthembu, 13. The victims had multipl...
South African rapper AKA’s fiancée, Nelli Tembe dies after reportedly jumping off 10th floor of hotel building
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South African rapper AKA’s fiancée, Nelli Tembe dies after reportedly jumping off 10th floor of hotel building

Nelli Tembe, the fiancée of popular South African hip hop artist, AKA, has died after she reportedly jumped out from the tenth floor of a hotel in the early hours of Sunday, April 11. The police said they are investigating the death of the 22-year-old lady which occurred at the five-star Pepperclub Hotel in central Cape Town. The details around the incident are still sketchy, but Western Cape SA Police spokesperson, Captain Fredierick  van Wyk said crime-scene experts were looking for clues at the hotel. "Cape Town Central police are investigating an inquest case after an incident at a hotel this morning at about 7.45am on the corners of Loop and Bloem streets, Cape Town CBD, where the body of a 22-year-old woman was found deceased," he said in a statement. AKA's pu...
I’ll Stop Making Music When I Make $1 billion – Rapper Nasty C
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I’ll Stop Making Music When I Make $1 billion – Rapper Nasty C

South African superstar rapper, Nasty C  has said that he will stop making music when he makes $1 billion (R14.5 billion). In an interview with Sizwe Dhlomo, the rapper talked about how his approach to music has changed and how he thinks he could have done better in his rap career. The 24-year-old also talked about his plans for the future. Nasty C said; “I can’t tell you but I have it all figured out. I am going to go to this place that I love, it’s so left, nobody would actually just move there or even retire there, but I am going to retire there. “I am open about it, a billion, I want to say dollars. God forbid it doesn’t happen. “At 35 I drop all this sh** and I start focusing on something else. So if I am not a billionaire at 35, hopefully, I am in a 100s, in dollars....
It’s a Demonstration of God’s Power – Pastor Who Sits and allegedly farts on congregants’ faces says after being called out
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It’s a Demonstration of God’s Power – Pastor Who Sits and allegedly farts on congregants’ faces says after being called out

A South African pastor who was called out for sitting on people’s faces and farting on them as a blessed healing ritual, has defended himself. The Pastor from Giyani, Limpopo gained viral attention after his photo made rounds on social media. In the viral photos shared online, Pastor Christ Penelope of Seven Fold Holy Spirit Ministries was seen sitting on his congregants' faces and allegedly farting on them. It was learnt that some of the congregants line up for the "sacred fart", with some believing that they will be rich after the ritual. It was also alleged that some wait for up to two months to make the list. Pastor Penelope however defended himself by saying that his unique style of healing was copied from Jesus. The cleric who denied farting on his members, further s...
Supermodel, Sarah Lange reveals how she made her first million
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Supermodel, Sarah Lange reveals how she made her first million

How did you make your first million Naira or dollars? This sets you thinking... Right? Well, a South African influencer shared how she made her first millions and it got tongues wagging. In a Q&A on her Instagram page, South-African socialite Sarah Langa revealed she made her first million from divorce. @Sarahlanga was asked how she made her first million and her abrupt answer was "I got divorced". See screenshot of her post below: Her answer got tongues racing. See reactions below:   Dabo Williams wrote: Divorce has been a business for some women right from time....... Annabelle said, "@least, she was sincere abt it Woman shrugging not like all those yeye motivational speakers".    
South African Man Stabbed and Scalded with Boiling Water after his Girlfriend became Violent when he said he was done with the Relationship
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South African Man Stabbed and Scalded with Boiling Water after his Girlfriend became Violent when he said he was done with the Relationship

A South African man took to Twitter to show the injuries inflicted on him by his girlfriend after he said during an argument that he was done with the relationship. He said she stabbed him and poured hot water on him. Narrating what transpired, the man said his girlfriend gained entrance into his house while he was at the gym and boiled hot water. When he returned, she reboiled the water then started an argument with him. He said the argument was a continuation of the argument they had the night before. When he told her he's "done", he said she poured water on him, went to grab a knife with which she stabbed him, then locked him inside, leaving with his keys so he won't be able to get medical care. He asked his followers for advice on how to handle the situation. ...
”I Got Divorced”- South African Influencer, Sarah Langa Reveals how she Made her First Million
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”I Got Divorced”- South African Influencer, Sarah Langa Reveals how she Made her First Million

South African social media influencer, Sarah Langa, has revealed that she made her first million cash by getting a divorce from her ex-husband, Jehan Mackay. Mackay and Sarah got married in 2017. After two years and ten months of marriage, Mackay filed for divorce in September 2019. He reportedly became irritated with Langa’s obsession with social media which she used to build her career before meeting him. Recently their divorce was finalized. She has since moved on and seems to have publicly declared a relationship with American actor and model, Redaric Williams. In a Question and Answer session with her followers on Saturday, March 6, Langa revealed that her divorce earned her her first million.  
Bonang Matheba tells fans TV and radio are on hold as she focus in the alcohol world
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Bonang Matheba tells fans TV and radio are on hold as she focus in the alcohol world

South African Media personality and entrepreneur, Bonang Matheba has told fans TV and radio have taken a back seat for now as she is too busy collecting coins in the alcohol industry. While she remains one of the most loved TV and radio presenters in Mzansi, Bonang has let her career as a broadcaster take a back seat as she focuses on growing her business empire. Her fans love that the entrepreneur bug has bit Queen B hard, but not a day goes by without them asking Bonang when she plans to return to the small screen or the airwaves. On Tuesday, Bonang replied to one fan and explained while she understands her fans miss her, she always finds it hard to give a direct answer to when she will return to broadcasting because her “wine life” is a big deal. “I never know how to respon...
Lady Shares Aftermath of Rubbing her Period Blood on her Face
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Lady Shares Aftermath of Rubbing her Period Blood on her Face

A South African lady has shared the aftermath of rubbing her period blood on her face. @Tashimkhabela stated that period blood is good for the skin and went ahead to share a photo of the blood on her face. Apparently period blood is good for clear skin.  has anyone tried it? Update: There’s blood on my face. it dried fast. It actually has no weird smell. Apparently I’m supposed to leave it on for 15-20 minutes.
SA Rapper AKA Engaged to Nelli Tembe; Shares Photos of her Engagement Ring
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SA Rapper AKA Engaged to Nelli Tembe; Shares Photos of her Engagement Ring

South African rapper, AKA, appears to have confirmed he's engaged after sharing two posts of his girlfriend's hand with an engagement ring on it. He first took to his feed to share a captionless photo of Nelli's hand with an engagement ring on her ring finger. Nelli also took to her Instagram Stories to share the same photo and she wrote: "I'm happy." AKA then reshared her post alongside a few words for the naysayers. He wrote: "LOL, you hunnies sayin' it will end in tears. Learn a thing or two because JOKES on you lovies for being fuckin' trolls. Happy frikken Monday." He also shared the news on Twitter and people commented, sympathising with his former girlfriends, Bonang Matheba and DJ Zinhle who share shares a baby with.
Only illiterate South African women marry Nigerians – South African woman
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Only illiterate South African women marry Nigerians – South African woman

A South African woman identified as Sia Johnson Maq Johnson has said that only illiterate and desperate South African women marry Nigerians and men from other African countries. The woman made the statement after one McDalason Njoku asked South African women married to Nigerians if they would be willing to relocate with their husbands to Nigeria if need be. Sia Johnson wrote: “I’m smelling slavery lah. As far as I know working Class and financial stable South African Women they don’t have anything to do with “national foreigners” . Beside they rather go for Whites and even settle down in their countries. Only illiterate and desperate women can relocate to any African country where rest Africans running to SA due to economy crisis.” she wrote. She further said that African f...
Emeka Ike Celebrates His South African Wife, Yolanda On Her Birthday
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Emeka Ike Celebrates His South African Wife, Yolanda On Her Birthday

Veteran Nollywood actor, Emeka Ike has taken to his Instagram handle to celebrate his South African wife, Yolanda on her birthday. The actor shared a series of photos of his wife and thanked her for bringing peace to his life. He wrote; " ... YOU hv become my friend, a homie, my love, my partner, my wife and a mother to my children. Thank you for the "peace" HAPPY BIRTHDAY Yolanda lke...more grace"
South African jazz legend, Jonas Gwangwa dies at the age of 83
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South African jazz legend, Jonas Gwangwa dies at the age of 83

Jonas Gwangwa, a South African musician and anti-apartheid icon is dead at the age of 83.   Gwangwa's death was announced in a statement published on the website of the presidency of the Republic of South Africa. The statement from South African President Cyril Ramaphosa read;   "A giant of our revolutionary cultural movement and our democratic creative industries has been called to rest. "The trombone that boomed with boldness and bravery, and equally warmed our hearts with mellow melody has lost its life force."   Born in Soweto in 1937, Gwangwa mastered the trombone in his youth, and in the late '50s was a founding member of the pivotal South African group the Jazz Epistles.   The ensemble also featured future legends like pianist Abdullah Ibra...
Indian Man Spent 72 Hours With 72 Venomous Snakes To Prove A Point
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Indian Man Spent 72 Hours With 72 Venomous Snakes To Prove A Point

The Story of a Man Who Spent 72 Hours with 72 Venomous Snakes To Prove They Only Bite if Provoked Respected Indian herpetologist Neelam Kumar Khaire has a very interesting record to his name. In his youth, this reptile lover spent 72 hours in an enclosure with 72 venomous snakes for company. He proved that the snakes only bite when provoked, and set a Guinness record in the process. Khaire’s legendary feat dates back to 1980, when the then 28-year-old receptionist at a hotel in Pune decided to challenge the record set by South African Peter Snyemaris, a year before. Snyemaris had spent 50 hours with 18 venomous and six semi-poisonous snakes in Johannesburg, South Africa, but Neelam believed that an Indian deserved the world record more, seeing as India was known as a land of snakes...
NCDC Denies South African Side, Celtic, Visa To Arrive Port Harcourt For CAF
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NCDC Denies South African Side, Celtic, Visa To Arrive Port Harcourt For CAF

The NFF have written to CAF for the game to be postponed or played in another country. CAF insisting Celtic be granted a waiver to enter Nigeria despite the health authorities placing travel bans on SA and the UK. SA has a new variant/strain of the Covid 19 virus. Rivers risk being kicked out if the game fails to hold in Port Harcourt on wednesday
I’m In Church And I Forgot My Underwear – South African Slay Queen
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I’m In Church And I Forgot My Underwear – South African Slay Queen

A young and rather stunning young lady has drawn so much attention to herself after posting what can only be described as a thirst trap on twitter. Although her caption is seemingly true, she got many man drooling,. Known simply as Wandz, the middle-aged looking lady dropped on twitter two photos of herself, saying she had forgotten to wear her underpants before stepping out to church in a tight mini skirt and an armless white crop top. This obviously called the attention of many, some said her dressing was an intentional plot to confuse well meaning Christian men and even disrupt the flow of the spirit of God in church. Another added that they believe she even sat in front for her evil agendas to be achieved. Literally she was tagged a Jezebel for her dressing. I'm in chur...
A HIV positive Nurse reveals how she’s been keeping her partner safe
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A HIV positive Nurse reveals how she’s been keeping her partner safe

A South African nurse who is HIV positive, has revealed how she's been keeping her partner safe from the virus.   According to Angela Motsusi, HIV patients who take their ARVs daily, attend all clinic appointments and do blood checks as scheduled are safe of have sex with a negative partner.   She wrote;   Living testimonies of #UequalsU , it's simple really, if you are HIV positive, take your ARVs daily and attend all your clinic appointments and do blood checks as scheduled, by taking your treatment everyday you will be virally suppressed and with a sustained, suppressed viral load you CANNOT sexually transmit HIV to your partner, I am positive and he is negative. #normalizinghivchallenge #uequalsusouthafrica  
Kamene Goro opens up about her first heartbreak
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Kamene Goro opens up about her first heartbreak

Media personality Kamene Goro has seen it all when it comes to love. Just a few years ago the lady was dumped by a South African man she had been seeing for years. The fella apparently changed his mind about settling down with Kamene Goro just a few weeks to their grand wedding. Of course, this did some damage to Miss Kamene Goro who now keeps her relationships on the low. The only boyfriend we saw her introduce to her fans is the South African man who dumped her; but before this turns out that Miss Goro had actually gone through a much worse situation. Speaking about this through the morning show, Kamene Goro went on to reveal that back in the day she got one of her boyfriend’s name tatted on her back. The lass went on to open up saying; 'There is one of my sister’s name and ...
Banyana star Seoposenwe opens Portuguese Liga BPI account in Sporting Braga win
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Banyana star Seoposenwe opens Portuguese Liga BPI account in Sporting Braga win

  The South African forward grabbed her maiden goal in the Portuguese top-flight in her fifth start for Miguel Santos' team   Jermaine Seoposenwe scored her first goal of the season for Sporting Braga as they thrashed Valadares Gaia 5-1 in Saturday's Portuguese Liga BPI game at Complexo Desportivo de Valadares. The Banyana Banyana striker was afforded her fifth start of the season by Miguel Santos since joining the club from Spanish outfit Real Betis and she finally broke her duck against Valadares. On a return from the break, Braga were eager to continue their impressive run following an 8-0 triumph at Gil Vicente in their last outing as Dolores Silva opened the scoring after just five minutes.
Nadia Nakai Goes Off At South African Men
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Nadia Nakai Goes Off At South African Men

South African-Zimbabwean rapper, Nadia Nakai, is amongst the thousands of women who are tired of the manipulation of men, so much so, that she felt the need to take it to the Twitter streets. The musician's anger began on Wednesday night, when she tweeted, “Some people are really evil Psychos!!!!! Tryna stay away from all the negative ish! Cos wow 2020 has been hectic on myself and my people.” Although she didn’t immediately elaborate on what went down, on Thursday, it looked like the situation had gotten worse. Nadia tweeted, “Narcissists are really amazing at acting like they did nothing wrong... wow... it has to be a form of mental illness I swear. I think it can also be link to a person’s self-worth, deep down they know they actually ain’t worth shit.” She still maintained her d...
Update: 3 men arrested for the shooting of Actress Thandeka Mdeliswa
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Update: 3 men arrested for the shooting of Actress Thandeka Mdeliswa

Three men have been arrested by the South African Police in connection to the shooting that led to the death of Actress, Thandeka Mdeliswa.   LIB reported earlier that the 34-year-old actress who played the role of Khanye Hlophe in SABC's Ikani, was shot outside her family home in Evander days ago.  The suspects fled, including the triggerman. The police launched a manhunt which culminated in their arrest.   Lt Gen Mondli Zuma, the provincial police commissioner of Mpumalanga said the arrested suspects aged 24, 27 and 29, will face charges of murder and unlawful possession of a firearm.   Zuma said; “We are glad that the suspects have been arrested, including the alleged murderer. “We also believe that at least the arrest will bring comfort to the family a...
South African soldier charged with attempted murder for ‘knowingly’ infecting girlfriend with HIV
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South African soldier charged with attempted murder for ‘knowingly’ infecting girlfriend with HIV

A Soldier in the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) has been charged with attempted murder for allegedly infecting his partner with HIV intentionally.   The 44-year-old staff sergeant stationed at the SANDF’s Special Forces Unit based in Phalaborwa, Limpopo was arraigned in court on Friday September 4.   News24 reported that the soldier who cannot be named to protect the identity of the victim, underwent compulsory regular medical examinations as a SANDF operative and these include HIV tests.   In October 2007, he tested positive for HIV at the SANDF sickbay in Phalaborwa. Further tests confirmed his positive status. In 2016, the accused became romantically involved with a corporal in the SA Air Force. The accused had consensual and unprotected in...
Actress Nomzamo Mbatha spills the tea on ‘Coming to America 2’ gig
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Actress Nomzamo Mbatha spills the tea on ‘Coming to America 2’ gig

US-based SA actress Nomzamo Mbatha, who is set to give the world more Mzansi magic when Coming to America 2 is released, has described the role as a dream come true. The star is living that A-lister life ever since she moved overseas last August after scoring a role in the sequel to the 1988 cult classic. She will be joining a star-studded international cast, including the original cast of Eddie Murphy (Prince Akeem), James Earl Jones (King Jaffe Joffer) and Arsenio Hall (Semmi). New cast members include Jermaine Fowler, Wesley Snipes, Tracy Morgan, Leslie Jones, KiKi Layne, Rick Ross, Teyana Taylor and Garcelle Beauvais. Speaking to True Love magazine recently, Nomzamo said she had been auditioning for several roles in the US last year, and received the call on her grandmoth...
5-year-old Girl brutally Raped and Murdered in South Africa
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5-year-old Girl brutally Raped and Murdered in South Africa

A five-year-old South African girl was brutally raped and murdered on Sunday, June 21. Twitter user, @SiyaSitemela shared the heartbreaking news as she took to her page to mourn the brutal death of her niece. She wrote: 'My 10 y/o niece was Brutally raped and murdered earlier hrs of today . I just feel numb. RIP Mihle my beautiful angel.'
“You Have One Minute Remaining” – Meet The Beautiful MTN Staff Behind The Voice
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“You Have One Minute Remaining” – Meet The Beautiful MTN Staff Behind The Voice

Are you an Mtn customer and have been wondering the lady behind the nice voices who warns you, whenever your airtime is exhausted, or who tells you that your account balance is too low to make a call? the owner of the sweet voice has been Revealed and surpringly as many people would have thought that is a white woman, the lady behind the voice is an African. Kgomotso Christopher is a South African , and a talented voice artist who has one of the nicest customer care voice. Kgomotso Christopher is the Mtn staff behind the voices: “you have one minute remaining, and you have insufficient balance to complete this call” the word alot of people does not like hearing. Kgomotso Christopher is a graduate from Columbia University in new York, USA. she has been working for the mobile ...
South African man beaten by homophobes for being gay
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South African man beaten by homophobes for being gay

A South African gay man has shared photos of himself bleeding after an attack by suspected homphobes. According to @MasizoleSukwana, he wants to take up the case but he doesn't know those who attacked him and can't point at them in broad daylight. He tweeted;
Lady Recounts how her House was Fet on fire by her Ex-boyfriend for Ending their Relationship
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Lady Recounts how her House was Fet on fire by her Ex-boyfriend for Ending their Relationship

A South African lady has narrated how her house was set on fire by her ex-boyfriend for ending their relationship. According to @Monica40449774, her ex-boyfriend went on with the arson attack after driving over her and her mum multiple times. Sharing photos of injuries she sustained and aftermath of attack in their flat, the Twitter user said she is now left with nothing. She tweeted;   He drove over me & my mom multiple times and went to burn our flat and i have nothing left. This is all because, i ended the relationship
Zodwa Wabantu Dances Pantless On Instagram Live Again
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Zodwa Wabantu Dances Pantless On Instagram Live Again

Free-spirited, South African media personality, Zodwa Wabantu Who is known for not been afraid off flaunting her body on social media as left jaws on the floor in her latest Instagram post as she showed her fans how she cleans her house, and of course, she had to add a bit of spice to her cleaning, as she cleaned her house pantless. What a wow! In yet another video she uploaded to her Instagram page, she has again left so may jaws on the floor as she danced pantless in the video. According to the caption on the video, she claimed to be catching fun.
Super Eagles Goalkeeper to be Eligible for South African Citizenship
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Super Eagles Goalkeeper to be Eligible for South African Citizenship

Super Eagles goalkeeper, Daniel Akpeyi, will be eligible to apply for South African citizenship next season, SportingLife reports. Akpeyi arrived in the country in 2015, which means he would have completed a five-year stay in South Africa at the end of the current campaign. The 33-year-old signed for Chippa United from Warri Rovers, before joining Amakhosi in January 2018 after Itumeleng Khune got injured. Akpeyi managed to keep the No.1 shirt at the club, relegating Khune to the bench, especially this season. However, for the Soweto giants to use the space left in their foreign quota, they would have to win their appeal against the two-window transfer ban imposed by FIFA in February this year. With Akpeyi set to be registered as a local...
Citizens Have Right To Sue Govt Over Lockdown, South African President Tells
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Citizens Have Right To Sue Govt Over Lockdown, South African President Tells

As legal challenges to the South African government’s COVID-19 lockdown mount, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Monday he could not stop anyone taking them to court. “Since the start of this crisis, a number of people have exercised their right to approach the courts,” Ramaphosa wrote in his weekly letter to the nation, adding this was a normal tenet of constitutional democracy. Ramaphosa chose to address the issue as the country heads into its eighth week of lockdown and voices criticising the government’s measures grow louder. Although the country had more than 15,500 confirmed cases by Sunday, more than 7,000 have recovered and 264 have died. Many argue that the health services have had enough time to prepare for the “peak” of infections, expected from July. Of great...
Bafana Bafana Star Veldwijk Grabs late Winner on Debut for Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors
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Bafana Bafana Star Veldwijk Grabs late Winner on Debut for Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors

The South Africa international rose from the bench to make the difference in his maiden league appearance for his new team Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors forward Lars Veldwijk marked his K-League 1 debut with a stoppage-time which goal handed his side a 2-1 away win over Busan IPark at Busan Gudeok Stadium on Saturday. After missing Jeonbuk Motors’ season opener at home to Suwon Bluewings last weekend, Veldwijk finally made his K-League 1 bow, coming off the bench in the 58th minute to inspire his side to a crucial away victory. With football on hold in most parts of the world due to the coronavirus pandemic, the 28-year-old became the first South African to return to action, having made his official Jeonbuk Motors debut in the AFC Champions League vs Sydney FC on March 4 before footb...
Lockdown: Man Arrested For Attempting To Smuggle His Girlfriend In His Car Booth
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Lockdown: Man Arrested For Attempting To Smuggle His Girlfriend In His Car Booth

A South African man has been arrested by the police for trying to smuggle his girlfriend in the back of his car amidst a nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of COVID19. According to an official from the province of Gauteng, said the woman was found in the car booth during a stop and search at a roadblock in the province. The driver who did not have a permit, was headed to the Eastern Mpumalanga province. Authorities say the woman was also arrested for consenting to be smuggled South Africa government imposed a nationwide lockdown on March 24th for three weeks but the lockdown has been extended until the end of April.
Nigerian Man Allegedly Stabbed To Death By His Wife In Brazil
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Nigerian Man Allegedly Stabbed To Death By His Wife In Brazil

A Nigerian man has died a painful death after he was allegedly killed by his wife in Brazil. The man identified as Emeka Okoye, from Nnewi, Anambra State, was yesterday, allegedly stabbed to death by his South African wife in Brazil. A source in the know shared details of the encounter between the man and his wife and said: “Emeka was previously married to someone here in Nigeria but later chased her away with their 4 children. He subsequently proceeded to Brazil where he got married again to a South African lady called Elizabeth and he adopted her child. Yesterday, he got into an argument with her and hit her, then she took a knife and allegedly stabbed him several times. He was rushed to the hospital but didn’t survive.” The suspect has since been arrested. However, in...
Ubi Franklin Responds To Claims That He Is A Deadbeat Dad To His 4th Child
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Ubi Franklin Responds To Claims That He Is A Deadbeat Dad To His 4th Child

Music executive, Ubi Franklin has replied his South African baby mama, Nicola Siyo, over claims by her that he is a deadbeat dad to his son. Nicola, who welcomed their son in April 2019, revealed Ubi has never met their son but comes online to display affection for him. Ubi has now responded saying even as he is not physically with Nicola and her child, he always met his financial obligation to all his four children, including Shiloh, Nicola’s child. He added that he loves all his children but cannot be there with them physically because of work. Ubi’s other babymama, Sandra Iheuwa, also chimed in to defend him.  
He Doesn’t Even Know Our Son – Ubi Franklin Called Out By South African Baby Mama, Nicola Siyo For Wishing Her A Happy Birthday On Instagram
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He Doesn’t Even Know Our Son – Ubi Franklin Called Out By South African Baby Mama, Nicola Siyo For Wishing Her A Happy Birthday On Instagram

Ubi Franklin’s third baby mama, Nicola Siyo has called him out for wishing her a happy birthday on Instagram even though he has never met their son. The South African lady who described the father of 4 as an “Instagram daddy of the decade”, stated that public image does not raise children. Nicola also asked if he knows that their son is turning one, as she wondered what he will say on their son’s birthday. She wrote; Instagram daddy of the decade ubifranklintriplemg tell me, have you ever met this Shiloh you are busy posting? Do you know he is turning one? Public image does not raise children  
“We don’t have Rihanna money” to assist in fighting against COVID-19 – Casper Nyovest
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“We don’t have Rihanna money” to assist in fighting against COVID-19 – Casper Nyovest

South African rapper, Cassper Nyovest has shared his thoughts about the lockdown order effected by the South African government following increased cases of coronavirus in the country. Reacting to a tweet on Rihanna’s $5m donation to assist in coronavirus relief, the South African rapper stated that they don’t have “Rihanna money” and might go hungry if the lockdown order goes on for more than 3 months. Furthermore, Cassper Nyovest added that they really want to help in the fight against coronavirus, but don’t have any money to give. Taking to Twitter, Nyovest wrote in part: “We don’t have Rihanna money. Truth is, we don’t even know what we gone eat if the lockdown goes down for more than 3 months…”
South African Police Fire Rubber Bullets at Shoppers During Lockdown
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South African Police Fire Rubber Bullets at Shoppers During Lockdown

South African police enforcing a coronavirus lockdown on Saturday fired rubber bullets towards hundreds of shoppers queueing outside a supermarket in Johannesburg, an AFP photographer said. Between 200 and 300 people gathered outside a popular grocery store, Shoprite, early Saturday in Yeoville, a crime-prone area in Johannesburg’s gritty central business district on day two of a nationwide lockdown. But as they scrambled to secure their spots, many did not observe the recommended safe distance between them. Police arrived in 10 patrol vehicles and started firing rubber bullets towards the shoppers. Startled shoppers trampled on each other and a woman with a baby on her back fell to the ground. Later the police used whips to get the shoppers to observe social distancin...
South Africa Goes into Total Lockdown Amid Coronavirus Crisis
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South Africa Goes into Total Lockdown Amid Coronavirus Crisis

The South African Government has announced that the nation will be going into total lockdown from Thursday March 26, in a bid to curb the spread of coronavirus in the country. South African President Cyril Ramaphosa announced the measures after coronavirus cases in the country increased from 274 to 402 on Monday March 23. According to Ramaphosa, the stay-at-home order which will be effective till April 16 does not apply to essential services personnel, including police, health care workers and those involved in the supply of goods, including food. He said in his address to the nation; “We need to urgently and dramatically escalate our response. “The next few days are crucial. Without decisive action the number of people infected will rapidly increase. “This is extremely d...
Emeka Ike’s South African partner writes in Igbo to celebrate him on his 53rd birthday
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Emeka Ike’s South African partner writes in Igbo to celebrate him on his 53rd birthday

Emeka Ike just turned 53 and his South African partner took to Instagram to celebrate him.   Yolanda, who recently welcomed a daughter with Emeka Ike, shared a photo of the Nigerian actor with their child.   She went on to profess her love for him in three different languages, including in Igbo.   She wrote: "Wow 53 never looked this good  Happy birthday to my Zdaddy with the sugar, my rock ...Ezigbo dim Oma ahuru m gi na anya  @emekaikeofficial alles alles gute zum Geburtstag Schatz,"  
South Africa President Appoints Okonjo Iweala As Head Of Economic Advisory Council.
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South Africa President Appoints Okonjo Iweala As Head Of Economic Advisory Council.

The South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as the Head of the country’s Economic Advisory Council. Also, Okonjo Iweala reacting to the new wrote: “With President Ramaphosa, members of cabinet, and members of the Presidential Economic Advisory Council in Pretoria discussing sources of growth for the South African economy and win-win economic interactions with the continent.
Singer Zonke Hailed For Helping A Student Pay R30k Debt
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Singer Zonke Hailed For Helping A Student Pay R30k Debt

South African Afro-soul singer, Zonke Dikana is being hailed for showing some kindness towards a student who was in R30,000 debt. The student identified as Bubu Sithole, took to Twitter to share her ordeal after she was unable to register because she owed R29,000 in unpaid fees. In her tweet, she stated she had been rejected by NSFAS twice, and this was after she even provided proof that her mother had died and her father was living with a disability. Her tweet reads; “I’m currently packing my bags and going back home because I have outstanding fees and can’t register. I owe R29k and they want R17k for me to register provisionally. I was rejected by NSFAS twice in a row, even after I sent them my mother’s death certificate and my dad’s disability papers.” The celebrity r...
Musician Tresor hijacked, kidnapped and robbed in Joburg
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Musician Tresor hijacked, kidnapped and robbed in Joburg

South African award-winning musician, Tresor, was hijacked, kidnapped and robbed in Johannesburg on Thursday night. Tresor, whose real name is Mukengerwa Tresor Riziki, was hijacked and kidnapped in Linden. He was driving a white Range Rover Evoque with registration of DM 08 GP. The car has yet to be recovered. Taking to social media on Friday, Tresor, who was born in the DRC and made his break in South Africa a few years ago with hit songs such as Never Let Me Go and Remedy. He said he was with fellow musician Batundi when they were hijacked. He said the suspects held them hostage and only released them at about 8am at a hostel in Soweto. “The perpetrators held us at gunpoint, handcuffed us and kept us in the boot for hours on end as they cleaned out our bank accounts. ...
Boity reveals what fans can expect from her new reality show
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Boity reveals what fans can expect from her new reality show

South African Media personality and rapper Boity Thulo is about to let fans into her world. The star scored a new reality show on BET Africa, "Boity: Own Your Throne". The show will centre around Boity and the moves she is making in the entertainment industry, as well as her relationship with her mother and friends. Speaking on how her new show came about, Boity said that Viacom and Red Pepper approached her. “When I was first approached to do a reality show I said no and I was very sure of my answer but then the channel and production company were really convincing and after thinking about it for a month I decided to say yes”, she said. She is no stranger to the camera, having them follow you around all day is a different ball game and the star did have her reservations at fi...

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