Wine contributed R35bn to SA economy in 2013!

Fine wine shows make a crucial contribution to the regional economy by driving excellence in the industry and raising the profile of local wines locally and internationally. That’s the view of Izak Odendaal, an investment strategist at Old Mutual Wealth. He believes that by encouraging dynamism, competition and rigour in wine making, fine wine shows […]

Ericsson signs a deal with Smile networks!

The first of its kind 4G/LTE managed services contract signed in Sub-Saharan Africa will enable Ericsson to provide a fully managed end-to-end service that includes network operations, performance, optimization, field support and maintenance for Smile’s LTE networks. Tom Allen, Group COO of Smile Communications said: “We regard Ericsson as more than a vendor, we are […]

The Jolie factor brings Jozi to a halt!

The Jolie factor brings Jozi to a halt!

Angelina Jolie will be speaking on a panel at the Sandton Convention Centre on violence against women in conflict. She has been invited by AU Commission head Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma. The actress, who is a special envoy of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, says there’s a global epidemic of violence against women which can […]

Strike affects MTN Marathon!

This was confirmed by the tele-communications giant, through a media release, indicating security risks. “MTN has the best interests of its stakeholders and the participants at heart and will not put their lives at risk. The current atmosphere is not conducive for the comraderies and festive spirit that this race is renowned for. We regret […]

Legend has it that education is the key to success!

With the month of June declared Youth Month, the Gauteng Provincial government has activities planned, including a school public speaking competition for learners within the province, whose topic is “Youth in Contemporary Post-Apartheid South Africa” and issues they face, amongst others. The two-day gathering begins today at Boksburg Recreational Hall. From June 5, all identified […]

Ezenkosi back at PSL!

Ezenkosi back at PSL!

Cosmos were promoted ahead of Black Leopards, after both sides finished on seven points, however Cosmos had the superior goal difference. According to the club owner Ephraim Jomo “Matsilele Black Prince” Sono, they promise to stay in the elite league. “Now, we know what to expect at PSL, and going back to where we come […]

Its WAR: Lidoda Duvha vs Ezenkosi!

Ezinkosi will lock horns against Lidoda Duvha in the PSL and NFD relegation/promotion playoffs encounter at Vaal University of Technology stadium. The “Black Prince of Soweto” believes his team will be more motivated by their supporters who are most likely to fill up the stadium to its capacity. Sono, 59, also hinted that they have […]

Xenophobic Comedy for the stressed!

Xenophobic Comedy for the stressed!

Parkers has been hailed as a comedy venue for years’. Headlined by Donovan Goliath, Mpho Popps, Tall As Mo, Simba King, Kagiso Lediga, Lihle Lindz Msimang and Eureka Nkese, it will be MCd by the one and only Free State born Chris “Mapyne” Mapane. Due to unrest that crippled the economy of the country as […]

Africa Day celebrated!

Africa Day celebrated!

“We are Africa: Opening the doors of learning and culture from Cape to Cairo” has kicked off in song and dance at the University of Pretoria on Sunday ahead of Africa Day on May 25. President Jacob Zuma, AU Chair Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, International Relations Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane were among the high profile delegates who […]

Young boy survives car hijack!

Young boy survives car hijack!

The boy, whose name is known by Eyewitness News, was stabbed several times after his father was hijacked in Sunward Park last night. The man was approached by three men who threw him out of his car before speeding off while his child was still inside. The five-year-old was later found near a rubbish dump […]

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