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Check out all recent Mzansi stories and trending local news in South Africa.

Calls to remove apartheid-era statues divides South Africans
President Cyril Ramaphosa earlier this month called for the removal of apartheid era statues. The DA condemned this movement, saying that it should not be done.
Andile Lungisa chooses to remain in jail despite getting bail
The ANC's Andile Lungisa was granted bail of R10 000 by the High Court of the Eastern Cape in Makhanda. Lungisa decided remain in jail to complete programmes.
A-Reece opens up about jealousy among black people, Mzansi reacts
A-Reece has opened up about jealousy among black people. The rapper is preparing to drop his highly anticipated album titled Paradise 2 before the end of 2020.
Tbo Touch issues warning to South African women over human trafficking
Tbo Touch has issued a stern warning to South African women over human trafficking. The topic has been trending on social media for the whole of this week.
Exclusive: Young SA writer, 24, gets published in the UK and USA
A young South African man, Given Rapula, aka "g. l. rapula", might only be 24 years old but he has already published two books and is set to release the third.
Mzansi unites to pay fees of student who hails from poor background
A medicine student took to social media to call on South Africans for help with her tuition fees. Kind Saffas immediately showed support through various means.
Shane Eagle reveals his favourite Mzansi rapper, his fans agree
Shane Eagle has revealed his favourite Mzansi rapper and his fans agree. The Paris hitmaker shared that K.O is his favourite hip hop artist in South Africa.
BI makes McDonald's staffs' day after buying them food on Heritage Day
BI Phakathi has once again proved to be a big blessing. In his recent FB video, he shared how he made the staff at McDonald's day after buying them some lunch.
Jerusalema Challenge gone wrong: Dog hilariously crashes Saffas' dance
A hilarious video has surfaced on Twitter showing South Africans attempting and failing to do the Jerusalema Challenge - all because a dog showed up to join.
Somizi Mhlongo's knee likened to Julius Malema's face, SA in stitches
Somizi Mhlongo's knee has been likened to EFF leader Julius Malema's face. The star shared pics of his Mpumalanga trip and Mzansi dragged him for his knee.
DStv has confirmed they replaced Absa as official PSL sponsors
The Premier Soccer League games officially have a new sponsor, DStv. The satellite TV service owned by Multichoice will be replacing ABSA, reported Irwin Khoza.
Q&A: Influencer and musician Daniel Marven spills the tea on life
Social media influencer and musician, Daniel Marven had a Q&A session with Briefly.co.za earlier. He let us in on his life, love and choice of career path.
Dad celebrates Heritage Day in khaki, SA loves it: "Jan van Madondo"
A father, Dhlamini Madondo, celebrated Heritage Day on Thursday by dressing up in khaki clothes. South Africans loved it and had the most amazing reactions.
King Monada busts a move, hops out of moving car to get down
King Monada recently hopped out of a moving car to groove. The musician knows how to enjoy himself. The star was dancing to DJ Vitoto's track titled Banjuka.
Stunning couple gets engaged and shares photos online: SA reacts
Tumelo Mphai (DJ Melzi) has announced his engagement through pics online. @djmelzi shared the stunning pics to Twitter and tweeps had different responses.
Mzansi men flood pretty woman's post after she asks for a date online
A local woman has taken to Twitter to find a date. Accompanied by her request were two stunning pictures of herself. Local men filled up the comments section.
Teko Modise accused of failing to pay daughter's R31k school fees
Teko Modise, 37, has been accused of falling behind on his duties as a dad. The former footballer allegedly owes his daughter's private school R31 000 in fees.
Princess Eugenie is pregnant with her 1st child due early next year
Princess Eugenie and husband Jack Brooksbank are expecting their first child next year. The Princess is 10th in line to the throne, making her unborn baby 11th.
Mzansi woman starts successful car restoration business with R2k loan
SA woman called Nosipho Kholutsoane served up all sorts of inspiration and motivation after the story of how she managed to start a car restoration business.
DJ Tira warns his fans of scammer using his snap on WhatsApp
DJ Tira has warned his fans of a scammer using his snap on WhatsApp. The musician's fans believe that the imposter is a human trafficker who should be traced.
Dad dresses up as princess to make daughter happy: Internet reacts
A young dad shared images of him and his daughter clad in matching princess dresses. @DoeyJean shared the images to Twitter and the internet is living for it.
Andile Lungisa granted R10 000 bail by High Court: Release imminent
Jailed ANC Councillor Andile Lungisa has been granted bail by the High Court pending the outcome of his application for leave to appeal in Constitutional Court.