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Progressive Forum distances itself from Jimmy Manyi

The Progressive Professionals Forum (PPF) has distanced itself from its president’s views on the Guptas, going as far as to say it would mobilise society against the infamous family. The PPF said that president Mzwanele “Jimmy” Manyi’s view of South Africans suffering from “Guptaphobia” did not represent the views of the organisation. Manyi is a former government [ANC] spokesperson and also the former host of a programme on the ANN7 television network owned by the Gupta family. He is an arch-

Sandy Mokoena (Bra Eddie)- Scandal! Actor Dies

ena best known as Bra Eddie in the soapie has died, age 68 Etv confirmed early this morning. He was the soapie’s longest standing member, since the soapie was first casted approximately 13 years ago. The sad and heart breaking news about his death spreads Thursday morning, as fans are sending their tributes on social media. Mokoena died Wednesday night in hospital due to natural causes. He’s been ill for months now. His family, colleagues and friends are left in shock by his saddened death.

Devastating crew strike ‘symptom of a deeper crisis’ at SAA

The Johannesburg Labour Court may have granted South African Airways (SAA) an interdict against the cabin crew strike, but not before thousands of passengers were left stranded at airports throughout the country. About 32 flights had to be cancelled. “SAA only told me today that my flights to Port Elizabeth had been cancelled and there won’t be any flights for the whole day. However, I don’t have any alternative plan for today but to wait until tomorrow,” said Ann Skelton, a passenger affected

SA Jazz Legend Ramapolo Hugh Masekela Dies

South Africa lose yet another music legend. The Jazz legend Hugh Ramopolo Masekela has died, at the age of 78. It seems like a black shadow is following South Africa, not so long we lost a beloved musician Robbie Malinga. Apparently, the trumpeter was suffering with prostate cancer, he’s been receiving treatment since 2008, when his doctor discovered a small speck on his bladder. The treatment appeared to be helpful and successful, as he had undergo surgery in March 2016 as the cancer had

Extremely Long Queues at UJ

By: Leon Ngomane Under this extremely hot sun, hundreds of students are queuing outside the University of Johannesburg to enquire whether they have been accepted to study their chosen courses or they should change to other courses depending on their marks. These long queues still persist even while the university has announced that it is not accepting walk-in students and that queries should be done online – on the given link. “We have set up a link on our website that can be accessed b

Never too early nor too late to follow your dreams

“Confidence does not come out of nowhere. It is a result of something…hours, days, weeks or years of constant work and dedication” said Roger Staubach. Emmanuel Mapalakanye best known by his stage name E-mag is an upcoming hip hop artist. He is very determined to serve, heal and entertain people through good music. E-mag is an example to our fellow mates that everything is possible only if you are devoted to what you want in life. He’s not just an artist, he is also an innovative entrepreneu

Listeriosis- Food Borne Disease Attack SA.

Approximately 67 people have died and about hundreds more have been infected with foodborne disease called Listeriosis. Scientists believe that the South Africa Listeriosis outbreak occurs to be the largest Listeriosis outbreaks in the world so far. The World Health Organisation (WHO) has reported nearly 750 cases of Listeriosis. However, an anonymous source believe that the South African government is withholding the information about this dangerous disease. Listeriosis is a serious, but

Township Hygiene and Entertainment

“We’re a debt-free township that strives to keep it together through entertainment and kasi business”, argued Sifiso Sithole best known by his stage name DJ Mafresh; a young driven businessman born in Duduza Eastrand Gauteng who later moved to Tembisa, Ivory Park where he’s recently residing and making the township interesting through music and offering a range of fashion accessories, mainly colourful “Happy” socks being top or the range product. On Saturday, 25 November Mafresh was hosting