What Happened to Uhuru

What Happened to Uhuru

Uhuru is a South African music group. The name Uhuru is a Swahili word that means “freedom.” Some Background Uhuru was initially made up of 4 group members. The group members are Maphorisa (Themba Sekowe), Mapiano (Nqobile Mahlanu), DJ Clap (Sihle Dlalisisa) and Xeli (Xelimpilo Simelane). Before signing with Kalawa, Mapiano, Maphorisa and Xeli were friends pushing contemporary African jazz. Mapiano, Maphorisa and Xeli originate from Soshanguwe in Pretoria. They met DJ Clap who was already at Kalawa and they formed the group Uhuru in 2012. The four of them…

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AKA wins Nickelodeon Kids Choice award

AKA wins Nickelodeon Kids Choice award

AKA wins Nickelodeon Kids Choice award this past weekend in Los Angeles (LA). Great end to his weekend after beginning it with the bitter news that he would have to leave his daughter Kairo behind due to visa issues. AKA was nominated alongside Siya Kolisi, Nomzamo Mbatha, Kagiso Rabada and Somizi in the Favourite SA Star category. AKA was the overall winner. AKA also made history as he became the first South African rapper to win the “Favourite SA Star award.” AKA took social media to express his gratitude. He…

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Libya vs South Africa (1-2) 2019 AFCON qualifier

Libya vs South Africa (1-2) 2019 AFCON qualifier

2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier between Libya and South Africa got underway last night at 19:00 South African time. At the beginning of the game both team had a very realistic chance of qualifying for the 2019 AFCON that will be held in Egypt in June this year. Libya had to win to qualify. South Africa needed just a draw to book a place in Egypt. Naturally a win would have been preferable. The first half saw Libya on the front foot most of the half. Libya had…

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Masechaba Ndlovu allegedly fired for Babes Wodumo interview

Masechaba Ndlovu allegedly fired for Babes Wodumo interview

Radio and television personality Masechaba Ndlovu has been allegedly fired from Metro FM. As a result at the end of this month when her contract expires at the radio station her services will not be renewed for another term. Many reports and rumours are attributing the reason behind her not returning to Metro FM the controversial interviews where she confronted Babes Wodumo about Mampintsha’s alleged abuse. This caused many Metro FM drive listeners to voice their distain at how she approached the matter. It is reported that Mampintsha laid a…

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Video of Mampintsha chased out of Cubana

Video of Mampintsha chased out of Cubana

Mandla Maphumulo who is known by his stage name Mampintsha has another video circulating on social media. A video of Mampintsha being ushered out of Pietermaritzburg’s Cubana in KwaZulu-Natal this past Saturday night. Reports claim that Mampintsha was not kicked out of the venue as many claim on social media. They confirmed that there was commotion outside the club when he arrived, but he was allowed to stay for a few drinks in a separate area. Mampintsha popularity has definitely declined since Babes Wodumo posted the assault video on her…

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SA actor Themba Ntuli ties the knot

SA actor Themba Ntuli ties the knot

South African beloved actor Thembalethu Ntuli (known as Themba Ntuli) who begun acting since primary has tied the knot. News and pictures of his lovely wedding day have melted the hearts of many. Congratulations are coming in from fans left, right and centre. 28 year old Themba Ntuli grew up in Ekhuruleni and is known best for his role as car guard Pule on E.TV soapie Rhythm City. He has had roles on B&B, Him, Her & the Guys, Shadow, Task Force and Those Who Can’t. Themba Ntuli has also…

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Percy Tau training with Witbank Spurs

Percy Tau training with Witbank Spurs

Bafana Bafana and Belgium side Royale Union Saint-Gilloise star Percy Tau has been reported to be training with a South African based team. Percy Tau is reported to be training with National First Division team Witbank Spurs FC for the past couple of days. Percy Tau did play on loan from Mamelodi Sundowns for Witbank Spurs in 2015-2016. He made 11 appearances and scored 3 goals during that loan spell. The reason for Tau training with Witbank Spurs is to keep fit before joining the Bafana Bafana squad that will take…

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Samora Mangesi victim of racist attack

Samora Mangesi victim of racist attack

Television presenter, actor, voice over artist and MC Samora Mangesi shares the racially motivated ordeal he went through last week Friday while trying to be a good Samaritan. Samora Mangesi took to his social media to describe how he was attacked and beaten unconscious while trying to help a group of white people whose car had overturned. He wrote “On Friday night I was the victim of a racially motivated attack. After stopping to check on a group of young white people whose car had overturned, they called my friends…

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Lasizwe accused copying content again

Lasizwe accused copying content again

Content creator and comedian Lasizwe Dambuza has been accused of copying content again. By now we have lost count, but it’s to be expected from Lasizwe. He does have a reality show called “Fake it, till you make it.” His latest copycat accusations come after Lasizwe posted a video titled “How VW Polo Drivers live in South Africa.” On a personal note I did find the video quite amusing. The car beeping sound he makes though. Social media users noticed that the video that Lasizwe posted was exactly the same…

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Leaked video of Itumeleng Khune drunk

Leaked video of Itumeleng Khune drunk

Video of Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune out at night have some fun is the latest to cause a stir on social media. In the video you see an allegedly drunk Itumeleng Khune asking for a speed point to swipe for the bus that is behind him in the video. His friends are heard shouting “bring the speed point.” Itumeleng Khune is currently out on injury and this video has divided social media users. Some are disappointed that such a public figure who many regard as a role model would…

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