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Chikapa’s death hard to contend with

Chikapa’s death hard to contend with

After a lengthy battle with lung cancer, “Chikapa” was certified dead by family at the Nelspruit Hospital on Wednesday morning. Family spokesperson Paul Nkanyane confirmed Phiri’s death and said that the star died at around 3:30 am surrounded by family and friends. The Order of Ikhamanga recipient (the highest award presented by President JG Zuma) […]

SA Wheelchair Tennis Open draws fair spectators at Soweto

SA Wheelchair Tennis Open draws fair spectators at Soweto

Hailing respectively from Newcastle [KZN] and Seshego [Limpopo], the duo household names, veterans of 5 Paralympics among them, triumphed to amass a total amount of R34 084. Very much the drawcards coming into the tournament Sithole and Montjane, graduates of special needs schools [Soshanguve Philadelphia Secondary School and Helena Franz] – the two lived up to […]

The fun-packed Craven Week returns to Jozi

The fun-packed Craven Week returns to Jozi

It takes place at St Stithians College from July 17 to 22 2017. The tourney is synonymous with showcasing the best of South African up-and-coming youth rugby talent, and is the platform for both national and provincial scouts to identify South Africa’s future rugby heroes. This is where under 18s provincial rugby teams do battle, […]

Black owned AVATAR secures deal with Chevron

Black owned AVATAR secures deal with Chevron

In addition to partnering with the business of the oil major, the agency has secured access to funding from Chevron South Africa to expand its business. Chevron South Africa’s executive chairman Shashi Rabbipal said in a statement that interest-free unsecured financing has been provided to AVATAR as part of its Enterprise and Supplier Development (E&SD) […]

MANGERmanje food portal in Braam awesome

MANGERmanje food portal in Braam awesome

Brunch (breakfast & lunch) is the new trend on the global culinary scene and caters for diners from students to corporate staff. Says Hardy McQueen from MANGERmanje who is bringing brunch to Braamfontein: “We have our pulse on what is happening in food trends globally and wanted to transport these experiences to a local audience.” […]

Pearl Thusi support hubby’s decision to dump SABC

Pearl Thusi support hubby’s decision to dump SABC

This follows the never ending rumblings between the well-rounded sports presenter Marawa and SABC that had to do with contents on his popular daily sport show on Metro FM- 083 with Marawa. In accepting his decision, SABC said:” SABC Sport has accepted his decision to repudiate his contract with the SABC‚ which he entered into […]

RAF appoints interim CE

RAF appoints interim CE

Jabavu, who is the current chief operating officer at the organization was appointed by the board and sanctioned by minister of Transport Joe Maswanganyi. She takes over the reins from Dr Eugene Watson, whose five-year term has come to an end. “The appointment of Jabavu is with effect from 1 July, 2017, and she will […]

Sony unleash Xperia XZ device

Sony unleash Xperia XZ device

Confirmed to arrive in South Africa this month (July) by Sony SA, the devices includes Xperia XZ Premium, XA1 Ultra and L1. Xperia XZ Premium has been voted the Best Smartphone of 2017 at the annual Global Mobile Awards recently. This is part of Sony Mobile’s re-affirmation in this tightly contested market by unveiling unique […]

‘Petrolheads’ gearing up for the Wesbank Motoring Extravaganza

‘Petrolheads’ gearing up for the Wesbank Motoring Extravaganza

This means that this year’s programme will range from test drives and interactive motoring to a 4×4 experience, super cars and pit access to elite classics and motorsport legends. “Never has a motoring event in South Africa offered such a wide range of activities and areas of interest as the upcoming event,” said Konstantin von […]

City Power boss fired

City Power boss fired

This was the undertaking by City of Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba, on Monday. The Board would ordinarily institute a disciplinary hearing, however Xulu’s contract will expire in August and as such the city would not be able to complete a disciplinary hearing, Mashaba said. Xulu was hence released from all his contractual agreements. “This decision […]