Weekly wrap: SA hearts broken for Uyinene, Bonang and Somizi had fun

Weekly wrap: SA hearts broken for Uyinene, Bonang and Somizi had fun

It has been a dark week for Mzansi - Uyinene Mrwetyana's death shocked the country to its core. On the flip side, Bonang Matheba and Somizi managed to distract us with their good vibes and a man shouting about chicken could get us to smile.

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1. Video of Uyinene laughing and enjoying life breaks Mzansi's hearts

On Tuesday, a woman, Asiphe Mdingi, posted a video of Uyinene on Twitter which shows her enjoying life, laughing and doing normal varsity girl things.

"Rest in peace beautiful, gorgeous Uyinene... Lala ngoxolo Mafu, Langa, Khuboni, Mambele....Yours is a sad reality we wake up to and sleep knowing that it could be me," she captioned the post.

The student's death has shocked the entire country and placed the treatment of women in the spotlight.

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2. Somizi posts throwback of him and dancing boy, fans help locate him

South African media personality, Somizi Mhlongo, was pleasantly surprised recently when fans helped him locate a young boy that he had met 4 years ago.

Somizi shared a throwback post on social media of him and the young boy dancing together and told fans that he wanted to know where the boy was now.

The Mzansi celeb also mentioned that he would have loved to have sent the boy to an arts academy.

3. Somizi expresses traditional wedding outfit needs with clip of Bonang

With Somizi and Mohale’s big day approaching, one thing many are asking is what the two will be wearing.

Somizi recently gave fans an explanation of exactly what he wants from this traditional wedding outfit. Fans have been waiting for Somizi and Mohale to tie the knot for what seems like forever.

Taking to social media with an on point clip of Queen B, Somizi explained both to his designer, Gert Johann Coetzee, and his fans, just what he wants from his traditional wedding outfit.

The man wants to feel fresh, young, hip, chic, comfortable, trendy and gorgeous. You know - everything he feels!

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4. Bonang Matheba loses it over Nicki Minaj's smashing new clothing line

After announcing that she will be retiring from the rap game, Nicki Minaj dropped another bomb on her fans on social media. She launched a new clothing line, Briefly.co.za learnt.

Nicki released a sneak peek of what's to come from her new #FendiPrintsOn range by Steven Kein for Elle on both her Instagram and Twitter accounts.

Her fans were thrilled with the lit designs, including Mzansi' media personality, Bonang Matheba. Bonang retweeted the post and wrote just one word, "Arg" which summed up her feelings pretty well, followed with crying and heart-shaped emojis.

5. ‘Who made this chicken?’: Clip of man shouting in restaurant goes viral

A clip of a man shouting about his meal in a restaurant has gone viral for all the right reasons. What seems to initially be a man starting a fight in the clip turns out to be a passionate declaration of love for his meal.

The man bravely stood up in a packed restaurant and shouted to the establishment’s chefs: “Who made this chicken?!”

The chefs, worried about the outburst, answered with a timid, “Why?” In the end, there was no need to fear, as the patron yelled to the cooks: “’Cause I love it!”

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Source: Briefly News

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