IAAF’s Caster Semenya ruling suspended temporarily

IAAF’s Caster Semenya ruling suspended temporarily

South Africa’s gold medalist Caster Semenya and other female athletes can complete freely in 400m, 800m and 1,500m race as the IAAF’s Caster Semenya ruling suspended temporarily. Caster Semenya appealed against the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) decision to allow the IAAF to implement its policy to regulate female athlete’s testosterone level medical if they are above a certain level. On Monday the Federal Supreme Court of Switzerland has ordered the international athletics body IAAF to suspend it female eligibility regulations with immediate effect while Caster Semenya appeal is…

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Percy Tau obtains his BCom Degree

Percy Tau obtains his BCom Degree

Percy Tau obtains his BCom Degree. Bafana Bafana star Percy Tau has confirmed that he has obtained his Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of South Africa (UNISA). Percy Tau first revealed that he had completed his degree on the 23rd January 2019 with a post that reads “I’m very proud to have completed my degree. I know mama is very excited and can’t wait for my graduations. #BCom” Percy Tau is a Brighton & Hove Albion player who is currently on loan to Belgium side Royal Union Saint-Gilloise…

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Taboo tweet about banning Jub Jub

Taboo tweet about banning Jub Jub

Taboo tweet about banning Jub Jub from all their venues and social media rejoices. The tweet lead to #NoJubJubAllowed being on the trend list. However as this tweet gain attention on social media it was soon deleted. Cassper Nyovest even comment about the tweet and wrote “Hahaha…… Taboo just become South Africa’s favorite club!!!! Hahaha this is brilliant. Whoever who tweeted this deserves a bonus and a bottle of Ciroc.” When Taboo deleted the tweet Cassper Nyovest also expressed his disappointment and wrote “.@Taboo_jhb why did yall delete that tweet?…

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Ligwalagwala FM fire Khaya Angel over social media posts

Ligwalagwala FM fire Khaya Angel over social media posts. Khaya Matcheque (Khaya Angel) has been fired after the backlash from videos she posted on social media calling for men to give money to their wives or girlfriends. There was uproar on social media following her videos and even a march was supposedly planned. The march never materialised though. A SABC spokesperson Vuyo Mthembu said “The SABC can confirm that Matche-gue’s contract has been terminated. However, we will not go into the details of the matter as it is between the…

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Thuso Mbedu lands leading role in US series

Thuso Mbedu lands leading role in US series

Thuso Mbedu lands leading role in US series and we are all extremely excited for her. Thuso posted a Variety article that reported that she will play the lead role in Barry Jenkins’ Amazon series based on Colson Whitehead’s book titled “The Underground Railroad”. She will play the lead role Cora with Chase W. Dillon as Homer and Aaron Pierre as Caesar. The Underground Railroad will be an 11 episode series with each episode reported to be an hour long. She has made history as the first black South Africa…

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Ntando Duma claims Mampintsha hasn’t paid her

Ntando Duma claims Mampintsha hasn't paid her

Ntando Duma claims Mampintsha hasn’t paid her and has threatened to expose him if he doesn’t settle the amount owed to her. It seems like bad publicity is adding on top of more bad publicity for the West Ink owner Mampintsha this year. Entertainer and actress turn musician Ntando Duma has made claims that Mampintsha has not paid her for her collaboration on the song by Babes Wodumo “Jiva Phez’kombhede” that she featured on in 2017. According to the reports she claims she hasn’t even received a cent from the…

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Zahara’s unpaid debts

Zahara's unpaid debts

Zahara’s unpaid debts. Multi award winning singer/ songwriter Zahara is reportedly failing to fulfill her home loan and car loan payments. According a Sunday World article the singer may be on the cusp of losing both those assets. Zahara has a R1.9 million home loan with Nedbank for her house in the suburb of Little Falls, Johannesburg. She was approved for the home loan in 2012. According to the report her monthly instalment is about R18,000 and the artist is struggling to keep up with those payments. The total outstanding…

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Zahara to fight TS Records

Zahara to fight TS Records

Zahara to fight TS Records. Multi award winning singer and songwriter Bulelwa Mkutukana who is popularly known by her stage name Zahara says she is tired of being quiet about the music industry and record labels. In light of that it seems she has her sights set on her former record label TS Records that is owned by TK Nciza and Sbu Leope. Zahara has made allegations against TS Records claiming that she was underpaid for her live performances, underpaid for her record sales for her albums and also underpaid…

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What happened to DJ Clock

What happened to DJ Clock

Kholile Elvin Gumede who is better known as DJ Clock is a South African DJ, music producer and a businessman. He has won multiple awards in music industry with his platinum selling albums to his name. Some Background Prior to DJ Clock breaking in to the music industry he had a brief stint at a Music Production and DJ Training Project in Rosebank, Gauteng. It was only around 2007 that he started making strides in the music industry by producing for other artists. His first certified big hit song he…

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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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