Robbers ransack ATM at Cape Town mall after breaking in through roof of building

Robbers are believed to have escaped with hundreds of thousands of rand after they ransacked an ATM in a Cape Town mall.No arrests have been made.The robbers gained access to the machine at Nyanga Junction in Manenberg at the start of the weekend.”The incident was discovered on Saturday morning,” police spokesperson Colonel Andrè Traut said.”Some of…

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Lil Peep’s Everybody’s Everything Doc Is An Emotional Journey — Here’s What We Learned

Everybodys Everything, the illuminating new documentary out today (November 15), is the story of Lil Peep as a revolutionary musician, human, and web of connections. The ascent of the genre-blurring rapper born Gustav Elijah Ahr from 2015 to 2017, is only par…

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Hulu’s Dollface Questions The Dated Concept Of ‘Mr. Right’

When youre comfortable in a relationship, you dont really think about whats going to happen when it ends. You dont think about the events youre missing out on while watching reality TV with your boyfriend, or the people youre neglecting as you fantasize about…

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They Went Viral With A Campaign Rap — Now James Mathew And Ify White-Thorpe Have Big Plans For Harvard

By Lauren Rearick Local elections have the power to captivate millions of people, even those who may not be eligible to cast their ballot. Take Harvard University’s 2019 undergraduate student government election as a prime example: Thanks to a now-viral camp…

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Bop Shop: Songs From Khalid, Luke Combs, Jessie Ware, Ratboys, And More

The search for the ever-elusive “bop” is difficult. Playlists and streaming-service recommendations can only do so much. They often leave a lingering question: Are these songs really good, or are they just new?Enter Bop Shop, a hand-picked selection of songs …

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Taylor Swift’s Old Record Label Shot Back At Her Claims — So Her Publicist Came With Receipts

Chapter 2 of Taylor Swift’s fight for musical freedom is officially upon us. And now, her former label and current publicist are weighing in. ICYMI, Swift took to social media on November 14 to specifically call out industry executive Scooter Braun and Big M…

BURNA BOY TO DONATE EARNINGS FROM SOUTH AFRICA ANTI-XENOPHOBIA CONCERT TO ATTACK VICTIMS

Award-winning Afrobeats star Burna Boy is scheduled to headline a concert in South Africa, just two months after he vowed

Bondholders aren’t convinced Eskom’s new CEO is best pick

Bond investors aren’t showing much faith in Eskom’s new boss.Yields on the state electricity company’s 2021 dollar bonds jumped the most in more than three months after the appointment of Andre de Ruyter as chief executive officer on Monday. The premium of two-year over 10-year dollar yields narrowed, suggesting investors are concerned De Ruyter won’t…

Robbers ransack ATM at Cape Town mall after breaking in through roof of building

Robbers are believed to have escaped with hundreds of thousands of rand after they ransacked an ATM in a Cape Town mall.No arrests have been made.The robbers gained access to the machine at Nyanga Junction in Manenberg at the start of the weekend.”The incident was discovered on Saturday morning,” police spokesperson Colonel Andrè Traut said.”Some of…

Shattered and heartbroken: Tributes pour in for top state advocate Ferreira-Watt

There has been an outpouring of tributes from fellow professionals and the South African art community for slain senior state advocate Addelaid Ferreira-Watt, who was shot and killed in a suspected accident in a regional court in Ixopo, KwaZulu-Natal on Tuesday. Ferreira-Watt, 51, was hit in her hip when a weapon – believed to be…

Prominent police union leader arrested for alleged murder, kidnapping plot

A prominent Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (Popcru) executive and an alleged accomplice have been arrested in connection with a conspiracy to kidnap and murder senior Popcru officials, the Hawks say.The two men were arrested on Tuesday and were expected to appear in the Kempton Park Magistrate’s Court, according to Colonel Katlego Mogale.The arrests…

SA v England: Should we worry about KG?

Cape Town – Time is beginning to run just a little short for Kagiso Rabada, the virtually undisputed jewel in South Africa’s bowling crown, to rediscover his famed, most lethal form for the glamour four-Test home summer series against England.It is perhaps no help collectively that the current crop of Proteas players, struggling to an…

Guptas gave Themba Maseko an ultimatum, deliver or be removed

ANC veteran Reverend Frank Chikane told the state capture inquiry that he was shocked when the Guptas told former Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) director general (DG) Themba Maseko that he would be removed from his position if he failed to deliver what they wanted. Chikane was testifying before inquiry chairperson Deputy Chief Justice…

Lil Peep’s Everybody’s Everything Doc Is An Emotional Journey — Here’s What We Learned

Everybodys Everything, the illuminating new documentary out today (November 15), is the story of Lil Peep as a revolutionary musician, human, and web of connections. The ascent of the genre-blurring rapper born Gustav Elijah Ahr from 2015 to 2017, is only par…

Hulu’s Dollface Questions The Dated Concept Of ‘Mr. Right’

When youre comfortable in a relationship, you dont really think about whats going to happen when it ends. You dont think about the events youre missing out on while watching reality TV with your boyfriend, or the people youre neglecting as you fantasize about…

They Went Viral With A Campaign Rap — Now James Mathew And Ify White-Thorpe Have Big Plans For Harvard

By Lauren Rearick Local elections have the power to captivate millions of people, even those who may not be eligible to cast their ballot. Take Harvard University’s 2019 undergraduate student government election as a prime example: Thanks to a now-viral camp…

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Bop Shop: Songs From Khalid, Luke Combs, Jessie Ware, Ratboys, And More

The search for the ever-elusive “bop” is difficult. Playlists and streaming-service recommendations can only do so much. They often leave a lingering question: Are these songs really good, or are they just new?Enter Bop Shop, a hand-picked selection of songs …

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Taylor Swift’s Old Record Label Shot Back At Her Claims — So Her Publicist Came With Receipts

Chapter 2 of Taylor Swift’s fight for musical freedom is officially upon us. And now, her former label and current publicist are weighing in. ICYMI, Swift took to social media on November 14 to specifically call out industry executive Scooter Braun and Big M…

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BURNA BOY TO DONATE EARNINGS FROM SOUTH AFRICA ANTI-XENOPHOBIA CONCERT TO ATTACK VICTIMS

Award-winning Afrobeats star Burna Boy is scheduled to headline a concert in South Africa, just two months after he vowed

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COMMUTERS, TAXI DRIVERS COMPLAIN ABOUT DRUGS, ROBBERIES IN MARABASTAD ‘WAR ZONE’

Pretoria – For many commuters in Marabastad the drug ridden inner city is a journey fraught with danger. Commuter, taxi

INCOME INEQUALITY WORSENS FOR BLACK AFRICANS, IMPROVES FOR WHITES AND INDIANS

Black African-headed households have the lowest level of access to medical aid cover and earn the lowest wages when employed,

CONSULAR URGES NIGERIANS ABROAD TO BEHAVE WITHIN CONFINES OF HOST’S LAWS

He spoke about efforts between Nigeria and South Africa to strengthen their relations. Nigeria Consul General in Johannesburg, Godwin Adama,

PROF. SAMUEL LERE AMUSAN TO GIVE INAUGURAL LECTURE AT NWU

The Executive Dean of the Faculty of Humanities, Prof Pamela Maseko will host Prof. Amusan’s lecture on Feeding the people,

MAN ATTEMPTS SELLING HIS THREE-YEAR-OLD SON FOR 5 MILLION NAIRA

A 42-year-old man identified as Ayuba John have been arrested by Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) officials after

RENEWED VIOLENCE IN SOUTH AFRICA

Many Nigerians were distressed again over the recent reports of renewed South African violent attacks on Nigerians and Nigerian-owned businesses




Bondholders aren’t convinced Eskom’s new CEO is best pick

Bond investors aren’t showing much faith in Eskom’s new boss.Yields on the state electricity company’s 2021 dollar bonds jumped the most in more than three months after the appointment of Andre de Ruyter as chief executive officer on Monday. The premium of two-year over 10-year dollar yields narrowed, suggesting investors are concerned De Ruyter won’t…

RETRENCHMENTS LOOM AT SAA

JOHANNESBURG – South African Airways (SAA) has informed its more than 5,000 employees that it’s restructuring. It is estimated that

NEW VISA CHANGES COMING TO SOUTH AFRICA THIS MONTH – HERE’S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

South Africa will pilot its new e-visa system in the coming weeks as it aims to attract investors and people

NIGERIANS STILL PAY MORE FOR U.S. VISA

With effect from August 29, Comptroller-General of Nigeria Immigration Service Muhammad Babandede ought to have decreased Nigeria’s visa charges to

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BEING LESBIAN IN NIGERIA: ‘UNDER THE RAINBOW’ DOCCIE TELLS THE HUMAN STORY

Queer Nigerians exist and are as complex and human as everybody else. This is the message behind Pamela Adie’s documentary

XENOPHOBIA: APOLOGIES SHOULD BE ON PEOPLE TO PEOPLE BASIS — NUSA PRESIDENT

• Unlike Other Nationals, Nigerians In South Africa Are Not United Mr. Adetola Olubajo is the President of Nigerian Union

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CAN THE POSTPONEMENT OF THE NIGERIAN ELECTIONS BE JUSTIFIED?

David O’Sullivan from KayaFM speaks to Adetunji Omotola from Nigeria regarding the postponed elections in Nigeria. The Nigerian Independent National

GETTOCHILD – BIRTHDAY WISH (FEAT. SOUL MECHANIC)

GettoChild released a smashing new hit ‘Birthday Wish’ with Soul Mechanic. It’s a very smooth vibe with a blend of

WATCH: FEMI KOYA – IBA

Iba mean homage in Yoruba language, Femi koya pays homage to God and all musical giants who through their music

THE SONG ‘THE BLOOD OF JESUS’ WAS GOTTEN FROM THE SCRIPTURE – TONEE JENDU

Tonee Jendu, one of Nigeria’s fast-growing gospel artist recently released the blood of Jesus music video. We decided to chat

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FEMI KOYA DROPS HIGHLY ANTICIPATED MUSIC VIDEO FOR LERATO

The most anticipated video of the year’Lerato’ by Femi Koya was released today. This is everyone’s favorite from the village

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OLOKUN – ‘THE BIG CITY’ TO BE RELEASED SOON

Olokun- The Big City, produced by OneJohn5Four Film with  Alex One Touch as the director of photography. A creative production

KUNLE AYO – HAPPY TO KNOW YOU

This is a celebratory song that is inspired by African guitar legend, Jimmy Dludlu, who i had the privilege of

ASA AND MR EAZI TO HEADLINE THE BASSLINE FEST AT THE CONSTITUTION HILL

The two Nigeria’s stars Asa and Mr Eazi are the headline acts at the bassline fest at constitution hill on May 25. 2019. Bassline Fest is set to raise the bar this year with a thrilling musical experience showcasing African music, culture, and diversity. Under a 25-year celebratory theme, the Bassline fest will not only celebrate Africa day, but a

FELA KUTI AND THE KALAKUTA QUEENS PREMIERES TONIGHT IN PRETORIA

Pretoria – The cast members of Fela and the Kalakuta Queens are ready to dish it out hot, hot, hot to South Africans when the musical premieres at the South African State Theatre tonight. The cast, from Nigeria, touched down in the country on Sunday and have been hard at work rehearsing all week. The musical will make the theatre

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CLEOPATRA MBALI MASINGA FEELS COMPELLED TO CREATE AWARENESS AND COMPASSION FOR DISPLACED WOMEN AND CHILDREN AROUND THE WORLD

As an immigrant from South Africa who is grateful for Canada’s safety and respect of human rights, Cleopatra Mbali Masinga feels compelled to create awareness and compassion for displaced women and children around the world. Cleopatra Mbali Masinga may be in Newmarket, but she has her mind on the other side of the world, where women in refugee camps face

‘HOW AFRICAN LEADERS CAN TACKLE XENOPHOBIC ATTACKS’

As African leaders settle down to address the recurrent xenophobic and Afrophobic attacks in South Africa which have claimed the

NIGERIA AND SOUTH AFRICA HAVE NO OTHER CHOICE BUT TO COLLABORATE

Nigeria and South Africa have no other choice but to collaborate. President Muhammadu Buhari could not have timed his visit

SCAPEGOATING ILLEGAL AFRICAN IMMIGRANTS AS CRIMINALS ADDS FUEL TO THE XENOPHOBIA FIRE

The crucial fuel to anti-African immigrant sentiment, and hence of xenophobia, is the language of illegality which serves to scapegoat

WE ARE APPEASING FOREIGN INTERESTS AT OUR EXPENSE

As the president of the Republic of South Africa, who is empowered by our Constitution to be ultimately responsible for

SOUTH AFRICANS PREFER THEIR CHILDREN TO BE TAUGHT IN ENGLISH

English is only one of 11 official languages spoken in South Africa. It’s currently the preferred language of education and

SOUTH AFRICANS NEED TO FACE SOME HARSH TRUTHS

South Africans need to take a long, hard look at themselves and stop blaming foreigners for their country’s woes, says