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South African Truck Drivers Embarks On Strike Over Hiring Foreign Nationals.

South African Truck Drivers Embarks On Strike Over Hiring Foreign Nationals.
South African Truck Drivers Embarks On Strike Over Hiring Foreign Nationals.

Truck Drivers to embark on a nationwide shutdown tomorrow. A nationwide strike against all trucking companies to remove non-South African drivers and replace them with local drivers. While some South Africans trend #WeStandWithSATruckDrivers on social media. They said they obeyed the nationwide strike call in order to halt the movement of Trucks around the country […]

Mary Twala, Somizi Mhlongo Mother Passes On At 80.

Mary Twala, Somizi Mhlongo Mother Passes On At 80.
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South African legendary actress and the mother of Media personality Somizi Mhlongo Mary Twala has died at the age of 80. Twala died on Saturday 4th July, 2020 at the Netcare Park Lane Private Hospital around 11am. Her son, Somizi confirmed the death of his mother via social media, in an emotional filled message stating […]

Mampintsha & Babes Wodumo Shoots Music Video For New Single, “Elamonti”

Mampintsha & Babes Wodumo Shoots Music Video For New Single, “Elamonti”
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Controversial music couple, Babes Wodumo Mampintsha were captured shooting the video for their new single, “Elamonti.” The couple who are infamous for their fights and quarrels are also known for their good music. They are behind so many hits and as such when they drop a new number, their fans are ready to consume. Mampintsha […]

Implications of Boycott of Tobacco in South Africa.

Implications of Boycott of Tobacco in South Africa.
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The illegal exchange cigarettes in South Africa is presently going full speed ahead after the offer of tobacco was prohibited toward the finish of March as a component of exacting estimates forced to slow the spread of coronavirus, as the News’s Pumza Fihlani reports. Though once Michelle could go to her nearby shop in South […]

Breaking: President Buhari appoints Prof. Agboola Gambari as the new Chief of Staff.

Breaking: President Buhari appoints Prof. Agboola Gambari as the new Chief of Staff.
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President Buhari appoints Professor Agboola Ibrahim Gambari has been appointed as the new chief of staff to President Muhammadu Buhari. Prof. Gambari, a Nigerian scholar, diplomat, and an indigene of Kwara State was appointed to replace the late Abba Kyari on Tuesday, May 12. Mallam Abba Kyari was the Chief of Staff to President Buhari […]

AIG Police Withdraws Nigerian Billionaire, E-Money’s police escorts

AIG Police Withdraws Nigerian Billionaire, E-Money’s police escorts
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The Nigerian Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has withdrawn the security details of the CEO Of Five Star and the younger brother of Kcee and has ordered the probe of the Chairman, Five Star Group, Emeka Okonkwo aka E-Money, over his flamboyant lifestyle and flagrant abuse of police escorts. Emeka Okonkwo was alleged said to […]

SA Lockdown: Court battle over tobacco ban on hold.

SA Lockdown: Court battle over tobacco ban on hold.
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Ban on Tobacco has sparked reactions from The Fair-trade Independent Tobacco Association who are heading to court to declare the decision null and void. The association is demanded nullification of the decision on the ban on the sale of tobacco by the government that has banned the sale of tobacco under level four lockdown to […]

Ramaphosa: Coronavirus with us for a year or more to come, and is the new daily reality.

Ramaphosa: Coronavirus with us for a year or more to come, and is the new daily reality.
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In his weekly letter to the nation, the president says that as the lockdown is gradually eased, we will have to remain extra cautious while accepting the ‘reality’ that infections will rise. This week, the president Cyril Ramaphos has said in his weekly letter that the focus on beating Covid-19 will now have to shift […]

Employees can now check UIF COVID-19 relief benefit status.

Employees can now check UIF COVID-19 relief benefit status.
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The issue between employee and employer association has generated a lot of controversies, leading to ”UIF” Unemployment Insurance FundCOVID 19 payment. According to the Labour Minister, Thulas Nxesi ”billions of rand has been paid out to companies to help employees”. The Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) has paid over R9-billion for its COVID-19 Relief Benefit. Nxesi […]

Zweli Mkhize dismissed rumours that 23 of Cuban doctors tested positive

Zweli Mkhize dismissed rumours that 23 of Cuban doctors tested positive
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Minister of Health Dr. Zweli Mkhize has dismissed the reports circulating around social media suggesting that 23 of Cuban doctors have tested positive for COVID 19. Health Minister, Zweli Mkhize described the report as unfounded and has urged the people to show support to the doctors and nurses who are in the line of duty. […]

Madagascar to continue selling COVID-19 herbal ‘treatment’

Madagascar to continue selling COVID-19 herbal ‘treatment’

Despite warning from World Health Organisation, Madagascar is going ahead with the sale of its controversial herbal remedy for COVID-19 on sale. You may recall that the World Health Organization had warned that the tonic is not yet proven. The country’s self-proclaimed coronavirus cure has already been ordered by several countries including Tanzania, Liberia and […]

Wike Declares PDP Youth Leader Wanted

Wike Declares PDP Youth Leader Wanted
Wike Declares PDP Youth Leader Wanted

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has declared the PDP Youth Leader wanted, and has also ordered the demolishing of hotels for flouting the State lock-down orders. Rivers state government under the leadership of Governor Wike has announced plans to demolish Prudent Hotel, Alode, Eleme and Etemeteh Hotel, Onne. According to a statement, the Rivers state […]

Cubana Chief Priest Endorses Prophet Chukwuemeka Odumeje AKA Indaboski Bahose

Cubana Chief Priest Endorses Prophet Chukwuemeka Odumeje AKA Indaboski Bahose
Cubana Chief Priest Endorses Prophet Chukwuemeka Odumeje AKA Indaboski Bahose

Popular show promoter and entrepreneur, Cubana Chief Priest has endorsed clergyman, Prophet Chukwuemeka Odumeje the lion himself popularly known as Indaboski. Pastor Odumeje, the lion himself has gone viral on social media in recent days for his statements on Coronavirus, the clergyman have raised eyebrows on social media with his comments on the deadly virus […]

COVID-19: We’re Under Pressure to Announce False Cases – Kogi Govt. Cries Out

COVID-19: We’re Under Pressure to Announce False Cases – Kogi Govt. Cries Out
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The Kogi State Commissioner for Health, Dr Saka Haruna, has said that the state is under increasing pressure to declare that it has COVID-19 cases when there is none. The commissioner made the claims in a statement on Thursday. He, however, said the state would not succumb to the external pressure. The statement followed a […]

I snitched, ratted, the king of New York, the biggest musician on the planet! 6ix9ine brags.

I snitched, ratted, the king of New York, the biggest musician on the planet! 6ix9ine brags.
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New York-based artist Daniel Hernandez, known professionally as 6ix9ine or Tekashi69, is an American rapper. His music has been marked by an aggressive style of rapping, 6ix9 brags about his snitching skills, numbers, money, cars, jewelry and calls out some hood n**as on his Instagram. The New York artist, who has been out of jail took […]

9,420 COVID-19 infections, 186 deaths in SA

Health workers fill out documents before performing tests for COVID-19 coronavirus on other health workers at the screening and testing tents set up at the Charlotte Maxeke Hospital in Johannesburg, on April 15, 2020. JOHANNESBURG – The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa has risen to 9,420. Eight more South Africans have died […]

Andile Mchunu found dead, killers arrested, #RIPBoBo

Andile Mchunu found dead, killers arrested, #RIPBoBo
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Andile Mchunu reportedly dead After Viral Assault following a #JusticeForBobo call on social media, police arrest the perpetrators. The 16 year old boy was beaten to a pulp by group of men for allegedly stealing Alcohol and Money. The incident was videod nd uploaded on internet. In the circulated video Bobo was seen begging for mercy […]

WHO warns against Madagascar’s Coronavirus Organic Medicine.

WHO warns against Madagascar’s Coronavirus Organic Medicine.
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WHO warns against the use of unapproved Coronavirus treatment following the launch of Madagascar’s Coronavirus medicine, named COVID 19 Organics WHO on Thursday warned that the unapproved coronavirus as there are no published scientific researches of the herbal tea and that its effects have not been confirmed. The man who wrote Africa’s name on the […]

Covid-19 Updates: Symptoms and Risks Factors

Covid-19 Updates: Symptoms and Risks Factors
Coronavirus All you need to know, symptoms and risks

According to Worldometers at least 212 Countries and Territories around the world have reported a total of 3,836,819 confirmed cases of the coronavirus COVID-19 that originated from Wuhan, China, and a death toll of 265,366 deaths. The United States of America currently has the highest number of case and death toll so far with 1,263,243 […]

The Fix Scholarship

The Fix Scholarship
The Fix Scholarship

The Fix Scholarship Scholarship Name: The Fix Scholarship Category: Bursaries, Fellowships, Internships, Scholarships and Graduate Programmes Long Business Description: The Fix is a competitive scholarship for Social Entrepreneurs who are interested in pursuing entrepreneurial solutions for urgent social developmental challenges. Business Website Address: 

Lil Wayne’s Funeral to Drop Jan 31st 2020

Lil Wayne’s Funeral to Drop Jan 31st 2020
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Lil Wayne’s follow-up to “Tha Carter V” is coming soon. It appears that Lil Wayne’s highly-anticipated follow-up to Tha Carter V is finally going to be released. Funeral has been rumored to drop for a while and although it was initially expected last year, the official release date has now been slated for January 31st. […]

Golden Globe Nominations Have Been Revealed

Golden Globe Nominations Have Been Revealed
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Here are all the nominations for the 77th Golden Globe Awards. Television: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series — Musical or ComedyMichael Douglas (“The Kominsky Method”)Bill Hader (“Barry”)Ben Platt (“The Politician”)Paul Rudd (“Living with Yourself”)Ramy Youssef (“Ramy”) Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series — Musical or ComedyChristina Applegate (“Dead […]

Nasty C to Lose his stage name, ordered to pay R4.5 m!

Nasty C to Lose his stage name, ordered to pay R4.5 m!
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The Coolest kid in Africa, South African Hip-hop superstar and multi award-winning rapper Nsikayesizwe David Junior Ngcobo, known professionally as Nasty C and his former record label Mabala Noise are in a big legal battle with Freeworld Music As they have been ordered to pay R4.5-million in damages to another record label Freeworld Music for […]

South African Gospel singer and pastor Neyi Zimu dies at 49

South African Gospel singer and pastor Neyi Zimu dies at 49
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Popular Johannesburg – Gospel musician and pastor Neyi Zimu has died. The sad news comes shortly after his family disclosed that the singer was fighting a battle of survival against cancer and also undergoing chemotherapy. Neyi, was a resident pastor at the All Nation Revival Ministries. The news of his passing came shortly after his […]

HERE ARE YOUR 2020 GRAMMY NOMINEES

HERE ARE YOUR 2020 GRAMMY NOMINEES
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HERE ARE YOUR 2020 GRAMMY NOMINEES The 62nd GRAMMY Awards are right around the corner, airing Jan. 26 on CBS, but the nominations are here now! Last year we brought you a comprehensive nominations and a lot of reactions and controversies that trail the nomination. Find out who is nominated in each of the With […]

AKA rants on Twitter over his lost to Nasty C over Best Digital Sales Award.

AKA rants on Twitter over his lost to Nasty C over Best Digital Sales Award.
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AKA rants on Twitter over his lost to Nasty C on Best Digital Sales Award category in South Africa Hip Hop Awards. South African Hip hop Awards that was held last Wednesday witnessed many big South African artistes in attendance. A lot of artistes bagged award (s) from different categories, a lot went home empty […]

Idols SA Season 16 Audition Dates & Venues

Idols SA Season 16 Audition Dates & Venues
Idols SA Season Audition Dates Venues

Season 16 Audition Dates & Venues – Idols SA The curtain closes today on the 15th Season Idols SA. However, Idols SA will return for a new season in 2020. Below are the Audition dates and venues for those who are interested in participating in the next competition. Mzansi is a nation full mind blowing […]

Nicki Minaj Reveals She’s Officially Married Via Instagram

Nicki Minaj Reveals She’s Officially Married Via Instagram
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Nicki Minaj has revealed her Marital Status via Instagram Throughout 2019, there has been much speculation regarding Nicki Minaj’s marital status. The rapper seemed to fuel the rumors that she’d already tied the knot, especially after she changed her social media name to “Mrs. Petty.” There were reports that she’s acquired a marriage license; news […]