South Africans shocked by Boity’s alcohol prices

Tv presenter and rapper Boitumelo “Boity” Thulo has received backlash about the prices of her alcohol. Following in the footsteps of other female celebrities who are already making their marks in the alcohol business such as Khanyi Mbau, Bonang Matheba, Kelly Khumalo, and DJ Zinhle, Boity recently announced her new alcohol business venture BT Signature. […]

Video of South Africans wildly partying breaks social media – Watch

A clip of a big group of people partying their lives away was recently shared online by a Twitter user. In the clip, the partiers are dancing and singing without a single care in the world, blissfully unaware that they’re being recorded. South Africans have had a lot to say about the clip in the […]

South Africans raise close to R1.5 million for Dr Sindi van Zyl’s medical costs

South Africans have rallied together and raised around R1.5m for a well-known medical doctor and life coach, Sindi van Zyl. Van Zyl has been battling Covid-19-related complications in the hospital for weeks now. Last week, her husband, Marinus van Zyl, took to social media where he made an impassioned plea for assistance over the payment […]

ANC commemorates South African freedom fighter Solomon Mahlangu

The ANC is commemorating the life and times of struggle activist Solomon Kalushi Mahlangu.  He was convicted of common-purpose murder under the apartheid government and hanged in 1979. Tuesday’s commemoration will include a visit to Kgosi Mampuru Correctional Centre in Tshwane. In other news – Boity Thulo gives Ntsiki Mazwai a Taste of her own […]

More South Africans accounted for in Mozambique conflict

Several more South Africans caught up in the Mozambique conflict have been now been accounted for. The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) is in the country working to secure their safety. Hundreds of those displaced by the fighting are still sheltering in Pemba. French energy giant Total has reportedly shut its operations in the […]

SANDF deployed to Mozambique to repatriate South Africans

South Africa has deployed soldiers in Mozambique in a mission to rescue South Africans. This comes after the AU also called for action against the violence in Palma, following the attacks by insurgents. President Cyril Ramaphosa said yesterday troops were sent to the Cabo Delgado region, Mozambique, in a mission to rescue the country’s citizens […]

South African govt expresses willingness to assist Mozambique amid insurgencies

The South African government has expressed its willingness to assist Mozambique amid an insurgency in the north part of that country. This comes ahead of a meeting next week called by SADC to discuss the ongoing violence in the Cabo Delgado province. More than 8,000 people have been displaced and dozens killed in attacks carried […]

South Africans donate over R700 000 for Dr Sindi van Zyl’s Covid hospital bills

South Africans have come together yet again in their numbers to help Doctor Sindi Van Zyl. The loved doctor was diagnosed with Covid-19 at the beginning of the year and admitted to hospital in February due to trouble breathing. Six weeks later and she is still in the hospital. “Dr Sindi cannot breathe on her […]

Video: Security Guard hides from heavily armed robbers at ATM – South Africans react

South Africans were left divided after a video showing a security guard hiding behind a pillar as heavily armed robbers pounced a local ATM went viral. Little is known about the location but one can tell it’s somewhere in South Africa. Well, we can all agree that Life is greater than anything money can afford […]

Special COVID-19 lockdown rules for Easter weekend in South Africa

President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced changes to South Africa’s COVID-19 alert level 1 lockdown measures in preparation for the Easter period. The amendments come after warnings from scientists and government officials that the increase in gatherings which typically happened during the Easter weekend could lead to the third wave of COVID-19 infections. Speaking during a […]