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Nicki Minaj pics cause Crocs sales to spike: "They better send her a cheque"
Nicki Minaj recent pics caused Crocs sales to spike. The US superstar's fans have bought the pink shoes in numbers after their fave posted wearing the shoes.
DJ Khaled gets bashed online for posting twerking video during Ramadan
DJ Khaled got dragged on social media for posting a video of women twerking in bikinis during Ramadan. Muslims were angry at the DJ for being disrespectful.
Tiffany Haddish reportedly the favourite to take over from Ellen DeGeneres
Tiffany Haddish is reportedly the favourite to take over from Ellen DeGeneres when her show comes to an end. A source said the actress has humour and empathy.
Jay Z becomes 1st rapper inducted into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Jay-Z has become the very first rapper to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. The rapper has won Grammys and was named hip-hop's first billionaire.
Strength of a woman: Young mom vents about struggles with breastfeeding twins
When Lola Marie gave birth to twin daughters four and a half months ago, nothing would have prepared her psychologically for the exhaustion from breastfeeding.
Mathias Edor: Meet the 25-year-old doctor, author of 7 books & founder of a church
Dr Mathias Edor graduated as a medical doctor from the University of Ghana. He is the founder of Fruitful Hill Church at Legon. He also authored seven books.
Elizabeth Amoaa: Meet the lady who has 2 female reproductive organs
Elizabeth Amoaa was born different with 2 wombs, 2 cervixes & 2 vaginal canals. Her story was featured on Born Different and British Army Wives network event.
TV Host Ellen DeGeneres to end her talk show after 19 seasons
The news comes several weeks after it was reported that Ellen lost exactly one million viewers despite having apologised following claims of toxic workplace.
Wayne Rooney opens up on why he hated playing as striker for Manchester United
Former Man United forward Wayne Rooney recently opened up candidly on why he despised playing as a lone striker during his successful days at Old Trafford.
Mendy ahead of Ter Stegen, Alisson in top 10 best goalkeepers in the world
Edouard Mendy in 5th is also labelled a relative bargain at £22 million as the Senegal stopper is lauded for his performances on the big occasion this season.
Cristiano Ronaldo spotted hanging with Juve president at Ferrari's Formula 1 headquarters
Cristiano Ronaldo missed training on Monday morning with Juventus and instead visited the Ferrari factory in Maranello with Andrea Agnelli and John Elkann.
Photos of traditional wedding go viral, Xhosa attire lights up social media
A lady with the Twitter handle Ichumile Gqada took to the platform to share photos from her traditional wedding. Many were impressed with the couple's attire.
'African' statue unveiled in New York sparks culture debate, video goes viral
A new 7.5m-tall statue that was recently been unveiled in New York in honour of the African culture has got many people talking. Many have frowned at the piece.
Amazon clamps down on Chinese products, suspends merchants for fake reviews
Amazon has hit hard on some Chinese products listed on its online store by some merchants. The Asian sellers reportedly created fake reviews for influence.
Man builds house with 13 000kg of plastic waste, photo shows incredible result
A house built from plastic waste has got many people talking on Facebook as they wanted know how safe it is to live in such a building in the case of fire.
Dream job indeed: Company advertises vacancies for sleeping role, pay is R20k
A US-based company, Eachnight, said it's hiring five successful professional nappers to test sleep theories behind the pros and cons of napping for 30 days.
Lindani Myeni’s lawyer lashes out at Honolulu police for negligence
Latest media reports on the shooting of South African rugby player, Lindani Myeni, say that Honolulu police didn't follow due protocol when approaching Myeni.
Bathong Phumi: Angry wife confronts 'friend' for having affair with her husband
A clip has been circulating on social media sites of an angry wife confronting her friend who was having an affair with her husband. Many shared their thoughts.
International Nurses Day: Mzansi celebrates brave caregivers on the frontline
This International Nurse's Day, SA started celebrating our brave frontline workers with some much-deserved social media love, using the hashtag #NursesDay2021.
Couples who brick lay together stay together: Skilful couple inspires Mzansi
Maya and Lerato Lubisi are a team to be reckoned with. The couple do bricklaying together to save money, time and to be in each other's company more often.
Drake gets labelled Artist of the Decade by 'Billboard', fans react and compare
Drake has been named the Artist of the Decade by Billboard and fans have been reacting to the news on social media. The rapper is being seen for his talent.
Business news: Saudi power company to build R11.6 billion solar tower in South Africa
ACWA Power of Saudi Arabia is developing a R11.6 billion 100MW solar project in South Africa. Absa has teamed up with Cape Town Metro Rail to make it happen.