Bronwyn Barnard

Bronwyn Barnard

Fool me once: Saftu not supporting Ramaphosa’s first 100 days in office

Fool me once: Saftu not supporting Ramaphosa’s first 100 days in office

President’s Top 5: Zuma and Ramaphosa similarities of their first 100 days
Young boy's future at medical school hangs on fundraising efforts

A bleak future as no bursary awarded to top student with 8 distinctions

A 2017 Grade 12 student who graduate with 8 distinctions and an over 90% average was not offered a bursary for his medical degree. The son of a domestic worker, he has no means to pay for his own degree and is now stuck

A bleak future as no bursary awarded to top student with 8 distinctions
South African women trying to survive with no pension, food or electricity

South African women trying to survive with no pension, food or electricity

One good-hearted stranger has shown true kindness by reaching out to help a complete stranger who is in desperate need. Her Tweet was a call to action, rallying Shouth Africans to help her provide for one old lady with no pension

South African women trying to survive with no pension, food or electricity
Mamiki from Mzanzi Magic is racking up fans votes – for being annoying

Mzanzi Magic Mamiki is irritating fans of the show, leaving them undecided

Mzanzi Magic's Mamiki has only been around for a short while but she has already made a major impact on viewers of the show - and it's not a positive impact. This character, and her actress have set the stage to annoy continually

Mzanzi Magic Mamiki is irritating fans of the show, leaving them undecided
Nonhle Thema focuses on new marriage, says she’s over the famous life

Former Channel O presenter Nonhle Thema got married… a year ago

Actress Nonhla Thema is living the life of wedded bliss. This lovely lady has been married - yes you heard right - for a little over a year and says she couldn't be happier. She is also so happy to be out of the public arena

Former Channel O presenter Nonhle Thema got married… a year ago
Temba Nolutshungu: “SA doesn’t understand the can of worms it is opening

Temba Nolutshungu: “SA doesn’t understand the can of worms it is opening

Temba Nolutshungu, director of the Free Market Foundation, is no stranger to conflict and struggles in South Africa. He dealt with his own share of problems under the apartheid regime and he spoke out now on land expropriation

Temba Nolutshungu: “SA doesn’t understand the can of worms it is opening
Chaos as Ramadaan turns into a dramatic punch-up at a Mosque in Overport

Chaos as Ramadaan turns into a dramatic punch-up at a Mosque in Overport

This Mosque saw a different take on Ramadan as a group of about 50 worshipers got into a brawl with each. other. The shame-faced group have since apologized for their behaviour, but not before it was all caught on camera

Chaos as Ramadaan turns into a dramatic punch-up at a Mosque in Overport
College shows they’re litt as they get jiggy because… well just because

College shows they’re litt as they get jiggy because… well just because

These graduates are showing off in style with a dance routine that, when you watch it, just makes you want to smile. The clip has spread like wildfire across Twitter as people just can't seem to get enough of this feel-good moment

College shows they’re litt as they get jiggy because… well just because
Edward Zuma coughs up after hate speech incident

Edward Zuma’s potty mouth sees him paying the piper

Edward Zuma landed himself in hot water when he let his mouth get the better of him. His angry tirade, documented in a letter, has seen him having to cough up R60 000 as a penalty for what has been deemed hate speech

Edward Zuma’s potty mouth sees him paying the piper
Twitter video urges men in South Africa to think twice about abusing women

“The only place a woman should feel unsafe is at the zoo with wild animals”

South Africa is plagued by abuse, especially abuse against women and children. The situation is dire. Now two men have made a video encouraging men against abuse and urging them to help make women feel safe again

“The only place a woman should feel unsafe is at the zoo with wild animals”
Leenta Nel: Could my sister’s son really have murdered his whole family

Leenta Nel: Could my sister’s son really have murdered his whole family

We have heard about the van Breda case for a while now, but here's a new perspective. Van Breda's aunt has spoken out about how she is dealing with what her nephew has done. She says she is struggling to process it

Leenta Nel: Could my sister’s son really have murdered his whole family
Introducing: Pharell Williams and Akon on DJ Black Coffee’s new album

Pharell Williams and Akon to collab on DJ Black Coffee’s new album

There is some serious talent involved in DJ Black Coffee's new album. The artist announced that Pharrell Williams and Akon will be collabing on the album. He also announced he hopes to release it by August this year

Pharell Williams and Akon to collab on DJ Black Coffee’s new album
Local band Mi Casa are going global after signing with SONY/ATV

Local band Mi Casa are going global after signing with SONY/ATV

Talented trio Mi Casa have announced they are going global after signing a deal with SONY and ATV. The three can't wait to start their travels and believe that is long as they remember their roots as a band, they will be sucessful

Local band Mi Casa are going global after signing with SONY/ATV
What’s Bongi Ndaba got to say about soapie #Uzalo and other matters

Inside the head of Bongi Ndaba, the head scriptwriter for soapie #Uzalo

Head scriptwriter for #Uzalo, Bongi Ndaba chatted in an interview recently about her life and achievements. She is well-respected in the South African entertainment industry. She chatted about which is better: TV / film or theater

Inside the head of Bongi Ndaba, the head scriptwriter for soapie #Uzalo
Presidents Trump and Ramaphosa in a standoff predicted to worsen going forward

Presidents Trump and Ramaphosa in a standoff predicted to worsen going forward

Ramaphosa is not making any bones about his lack of support for the Trump administrations latest decisions. The SA president is letting his feelings be known despite the consequences this could evoke from the States

Presidents Trump and Ramaphosa in a standoff predicted to worsen going forward
Sssh! Don’t tell anyone, Dineo Moeketsi’s super-secret wedding plans are out

Sssh! Don’t tell anyone, Dineo Moeketsi’s super-secret wedding plans are out

There is nothing like a bit of wedding planning to get peeps smiling and happy.Dineo Moeketsi’s decision to keep her nuptial plans on the down-low has cheated us out of this happiness, but a source has decided to share

Sssh! Don’t tell anyone, Dineo Moeketsi’s super-secret wedding plans are out
Mokwena says he is quite at home at Pirates

Mokwena says he is quite at home at Pirates

Rulani Mokwena has shrugged off rumours that other clubs are showing an interest in him. He has said he is more than happy at Orlando Pirates and that he is looking forward to a long and happy future with the club.

Mokwena says he is quite at home at Pirates
"ANC is led by cowards," says Shivambu

EFF’s deputy calls ANC a group of cowards

EFF's Floyd Shivambu made himself heard in parliament today when he accused the African National Congress (ANC) of being cowards. He was speaking out in concern over the National Treasury's budget vote and fund allocation

EFF’s deputy calls ANC a group of cowards
Maimane cautions SA to remember Ramaphosa’s roots

Maimane cautions SA to remember Ramaphosa’s roots

In his review of President Ramaphosa's first 100 days in office, Musi Maimane has stated that the new President's progress has been less than overwhelming and that better progress is required. He reminded SA of Ramaphosa's roots

Maimane cautions SA to remember Ramaphosa’s roots
Tembeka Ngcukaitobi: ANC has the power to act on land reform

Tembeka Ngcukaitobi: ANC has the power to act on land reform

Tembeka Ngcukaitobi, author of The Land is Ours recently spoke up about land reform and the government's role in defining the way forward. In his insightful interviews, he broke down responsibility and the way forward

Tembeka Ngcukaitobi: ANC has the power to act on land reform
Some of the world’s richest kids: Who do you think they are?

Mirror, mirror on the wall, who's the richest kid of all

We are seeing more and more kids who are being brought up in an affluent lifestyle. But there are those who are still 100 steps ahead of the rest. We take a look at some of the richest kids in the world and see what they're worth

Mirror, mirror on the wall, who's the richest kid of all
Taiwanese company comes knocking, but Guptas are not home

Taiwanese company comes knocking, but Guptas are not home

The Gupta family is allegedly involved in yet another dodgy deal, this time with a Taiwanese company who claims the family's computer company owes them R15 million. However, the company appears to have ceased to exist in SA

Taiwanese company comes knocking, but Guptas are not home
Downs star Mabunda believes his success is all thanks to a prophet who prayed for him

Downs star credits prophet for his soccer success

Tiyani Mabunda praises prophet for the success in his career. He believes it was the prayers of the prophet that turned his struggling career of two-years-ago around and helped him to become the success he is today

Downs star credits prophet for his soccer success
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