Maryn Blignaut

Maryn Blignaut

Somizi pays honours the woman who changed his life for the better

Somizi pays honours the woman who changed his life for the better

Somizi pays tribute to the woman who changed his life for the better
Tweeps learn valuable lesson from #Yobe: Love isn't supposed to hurt

Tweeps react to #Yobe convict, who burnt down his bae's house after she threatened to leave

Social media users took to Twitter to react to a woman's heartbreaking story on Yobe. The beautiful lady, Ntombifuthi, suffered abuse at the hands of her ex-boyfriend, who had been convicted after he burnt down her house.

Tweeps react to #Yobe convict, who burnt down his bae's house after she threatened to leave
Skeem Saam fans are over Celia and Magongwa's evil ways

Skeem Saam fans are over Celia and Magongwa's evil ways

Skeem Saam fans are fed up with Celia and her hubby plotting ways to ruin other people's lives. And, they added they can now see where Rachel got her bad attitude from. It appears the apple does not fall far from the tree.

Skeem Saam fans are over Celia and Magongwa's evil ways
Best divorced couple: Woman supports her ex-husband after his mom and sister died

Woman drops everything to support her ex-husband after his mom and sister died

A medical student and self-taught make-up artist took to social media to share the inspirational story on how her mom did not hesitate to support her dad when his mother and sister died, despite the two of them being divorced.

Woman drops everything to support her ex-husband after his mom and sister died
Zimbabwe's president stops motorcade to queue for fried chicken

Presidents have to eat too: Emmerson Mnangagwa stops motorcade to queue for fried chicken

Zimbabwean president Emmerson Mnangagwa was photographed this past weekend where he stood in a queue to buy fried chicken. However, citizens from the neighbouring country were not buying it, adding it was a PR stunt.

Presidents have to eat too: Emmerson Mnangagwa stops motorcade to queue for fried chicken
Khanya Mkangisa’s birthday message to Thando Thabethe warms tweeps’ hearts

Khanya Mkangisa’s birthday message to Thando Thabethe warms tweeps’ hearts

Actress Thando Thabethe celebrated her 28th birthday on Monday, and her long-time friend, Khanya Mkangisa, took to social media to send her a sweet message. Meanwhile, Sbahle Mpisane also had her birthday on 18 June.

Khanya Mkangisa’s birthday message to Thando Thabethe warms tweeps’ hearts
Tweeps roasts 'football heavyweight' Fikile Mbalula: "He's a nobody that side"

Tweeps roasts 'football heavyweight' Fikile Mbalula: "He's a nobody that side"

Former SA police minister Fikile Mbalula took to social media to share a photo of himself with former footballer and French coach Arsène Wenger. Tweeps then poked fun at Mbaks, who also said he’s a football heavyweight.

Tweeps roasts 'football heavyweight' Fikile Mbalula: "He's a nobody that side"
Woman scammed by her Facebook lover: We spent the weekend together, then he stole my car

Woman scammed by her Facebook lover: We spent the weekend together, then he stole my car

A woman was scammed by a man she met on Facebook. The victim, who hails from Mbekwana village in Tzaneen, met a man on social media, but when they finally met he waited for just the right moment to steal her car.

Woman scammed by her Facebook lover: We spent the weekend together, then he stole my car
South Africans guessed it! Uzalo's Mastermind is Jessica Nkosi's baby daddy

South Africans guessed it! Uzalo's Mastermind is Jessica Nkosi's baby daddy

South Africans hit the nail on the head with their guess on who Jessica Nkosi’s baby daddy is. After her surprise announcement, Black Twitter thought Mastermind is her baby daddy and according to his mother, they were correct.

South Africans guessed it! Uzalo's Mastermind is Jessica Nkosi's baby daddy
The harsh responsibility of an ancestral gift: Baby Cele dreamt of her dad's death before it happened

Baby Cele's ancestral gift burdened her with predicting her dad's death

Baby Cele opened up about her ancestral gift, which at times can be scary. She said she dreamt of her father's death on the same day he actually died. But, aside from the scary parts, the actress appreciates her gift.

Baby Cele's ancestral gift burdened her with predicting her dad's death
This day in history: 105-years-ago black people received only 7% of the land

This day in history: Where black people settled themselves in SA 105-years-ago

"Today marks the 105th anniversary of the passing of The Natives Land Act of 1913 which was passed to segregate Africans to 7% of the land & give 80% of the fertile land to white people", Minister Nathi Mthethwa wrote.

This day in history: Where black people settled themselves in SA 105-years-ago
Siya Kolisi dedicates match against England to 7-year-old cancer fighter

Siya Kolisi dedicates match against England to 7-year-old cancer fighter

A seven-year-old boy, who suffers from leukaemia, led the Springboks out on the field on Saturday. And, Springbok captain Siya Kolisi said he had to make the day special for the little boy by giving a great performance.

Siya Kolisi dedicates match against England to 7-year-old cancer fighter
Uzalo fans can expect a heated showdown between the show's 'baddies'

Uzalo fans can expect a heated showdown between the show's 'baddies'

Uzalo's stage is set for one heated showdown as Qhabanga Mhlongo, played by Siyabonga Shibe, plots to overthrow the church's pastor and assassinate his older brother. Mhlongo also has his rival, who stole his bae, at his mercy.

Uzalo fans can expect a heated showdown between the show's 'baddies'
Adorable 4-year-old Durban girl steals the hearts of South Africans with hilarious videos

Sassy 4-year-old Durban girl steals the hearts of South Africans with hilarious videos

An adorable four-year-old girl won the hearts of social media users with her ‘wisdom’ on everyday subjects such as work. At the beginning of 2018, her Facebook page reached 100 000 likes and she’s already gathered 20 000 more.

Sassy 4-year-old Durban girl steals the hearts of South Africans with hilarious videos
Tweeps left confused after Google's search for 'squatter camps in South Africa' shows white people

Tweeps left confused after Google's search for 'squatter camps in South Africa' shows white people

Tweeps were left confused after they found if one searches 'squater camps in SA' on Google, the results show mostly white people. It left tweeps asking "which South Africa is this?". But, some felt Google did nothing wrong.

Tweeps left confused after Google's search for 'squatter camps in South Africa' shows white people
Tweeps applaud #OurPerfectWedding bride who is not about the 'bekezela' life

Tweeps applaud #OurPerfectWedding bride who does not tolerate the 'bekezela' life

Black Twitter applauded an Our Perfect Wedding bride, who made it clear her life's motto is she lives only once (YOLO) and she is not going to waste it away by following the ukubekezela principle in her marriage.

Tweeps applaud #OurPerfectWedding bride who does not tolerate the 'bekezela' life
Thabo Mbeki celebrates his 76th birthday: 5 Facts about the former SA president

Thabo Mbeki celebrates his 76th birthday: 5 Facts about the former SA president

On Monday, 18 June, former SA president Thabo Mbeki celebrated his 76th birthday. So, in honour of the former head of state's birthday Briefly.co.za gathered five facts about his life, including his missing son.

Thabo Mbeki celebrates his 76th birthday: 5 Facts about the former SA president
Somizi says no to the killing of people living with albinism

Somizi says no to the killing of people living with albinism

Popular South African entertainer Somizi Mhlongo took to social media to share his support for people who live with albinism. Somizi called on others to do the same and to say no to the killing of people living with the disorder.

Somizi says no to the killing of people living with albinism
Woman rejects "hustla's love letter": If that's love, I don't want it

Woman rejects "hustla's love letter": If that's love, I don't want it

Female tweeps slammed Jay Z’s “love letter”, which suggests women should tolerate emotional abuse and cheating in the name of love. According to tweeps, they’re not willing to be collateral damage in relationships.

Woman rejects "hustla's love letter": If that's love, I don't want it
SA man gifts his single mom a luxury car for Father's Day

SA man gifts his single mom a luxury car for Father's Day

A tweep warmed the hearts of social media users when he shared the photos of his Father’s Day present to his mother. Veli Ngubane’s mother raised him on her own, so he honoured her by buying her a brand new BMW.

SA man gifts his single mom a luxury car for Father's Day
Woman meets her prince charming on a cruise she took following her divorce

Woman meets her prince charming on a cruise she took following her divorce

A woman, 47, met the love of her life the day she bumped into Brian Radebe on a cruise ship. She explained she and her daughters went on the vacation because her divorce from their father took a tall on the family.

Woman meets her prince charming on a cruise she took following her divorce
Black Twitter reacts to Jessica Nkosi's pregnancy: "Who is the father?"

Black Twitter reacts to Jessica Nkosi's pregnancy: "Who is the father?"

Social media users reacted to the surprising announcement Isibaya actress Jessica Nkosi made on Monday. The news, which has been dubbed the surprise of the week, saw a very pregnant Nkosi on the cover of True Love magazine.

Black Twitter reacts to Jessica Nkosi's pregnancy: "Who is the father?"
Proud to be black: Tweeps react to the 'powerful' sculpture of black slaves

Proud to be black: Tweeps react to the heartbreaking sculpture of black slaves

Social media users reacted to a video shared on Twitter which showcased the powerful sculpture of slavery in Alabama, US. "All I can say is this is so Powerful ‼️I have to go see this. I just got emotional while watching it."

Proud to be black: Tweeps react to the heartbreaking sculpture of black slaves
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