Maryn Blignaut

Maryn Blignaut

It's the battle of the fans: BForce and Somgaga's fans clash over #DStvMVCA

It's the battle of the fans: BForce and Somgaga's fans clash over #DStvMVCA

It's the battle of the fans: BForce and Somgaga's fans clash over #DStvMVCA
Meet Daniel Singh, 1 of the youngest authors in South Africa

Meet Daniel Singh, 1 of the youngest authors in South Africa

At only 8-years-old, Daniel Singh is already a published author, making him one of the youngest writers in South Africa and Africa. The grade 3 pupil also plans to publish his second book soon and his third book is also finished.

Meet Daniel Singh, 1 of the youngest authors in South Africa
He stole her heart, then her car: Woman tells how her lover scammed her

He stole her heart, then her car: Woman tells how her lover scammed her

A Johannesburg woman fell for the wrong man and it ended up costing her more than she could of known. After dating a 'charming' stranger for just over a month, the man made off with the car she used to do business with.

He stole her heart, then her car: Woman tells how her lover scammed her
Taxpayers lost faith in SARS system: 3 possible ways to make it less corrupt

Taxpayers lost faith in SARS system: 3 possible ways to make it less corrupt

Over R1.5 billion is still owed to the national fiscus due to people no longer having faith in the South African Revenue Service (SARS). According to the acting commissioner, South Africans have stopped paying their taxes.

Taxpayers lost faith in SARS system: 3 possible ways to make it less corrupt
Man, 27, fakes his own death to stop his wife from asking more money

Man, 27, fakes his own death to stop his wife from asking more money

A 27-year-old man named Danny Gonzalez, who resides in America, faked his own death because his wife would not stop asking for more money. He went as far as to send her a photo of himself covered with a white sheet.

Man, 27, fakes his own death to stop his wife from asking more money
Meet Tammy Hembrow, the sexy fitness model who is worth millions

Meet Tammy Hembrow, the sexy fitness model who is worth millions

Expensive cars, luxury trips and super famous friends- these are all things fitness model Tammy Hembrow enjoys in her lavish lifestyle. So, Briefly took a look at the 24-year-old mom of two, who is worth millions.

Meet Tammy Hembrow, the sexy fitness model who is worth millions
Malcolm X to bless gogo with R10k after she was humiliated by viral video

Malcolm X to bless gogo with R10k after she was humiliated by viral video

A video went viral recently, which showed an elderly lady eating her ice cream with bread. Malcolm X felt the footage humiliated the lady and it led to him tracking her down to donate R10 000 to her so that she can buy groceries.

Malcolm X to bless gogo with R10k after she was humiliated by viral video
Video of adorable little boy doing the vosho gives tweeps the feels

Video of adorable little boy doing the vosho gives tweeps the feels

Social media users were left shook over a video of a toddler busting a move. The video, which was shared by DJ Fresh on Monday, stole the hearts of tweeps and the little guy's dance moves are way better than most adults'.

Video of adorable little boy doing the vosho gives tweeps the feels
Man appeals for job on side of road, so Twitter decides to help him

Man appeals for job on side of road, so Twitter decides to help him

A photo of a young South African, with two higher education qualifications, standing on the streets with a sign looking for a job, has taken social media by storm. Soon tweeps offered Khosi Pearl Lepule their help and advice.

Man appeals for job on side of road, so Twitter decides to help him
Will the real DA leaders please stand up? 6 jaw-dropping reactions to Trump tweet

Will the real DA leaders please stand up? 6 jaw-dropping reactions to Trump tweet

Social media users were left dumbfounded after Helen Zille and Herman Mashaba made quite controversial tweets on social media recently. So, Briefly.co.za decided to gather six jaw-dropping responses to the DA members' tweets.

Will the real DA leaders please stand up? 6 jaw-dropping reactions to Trump tweet
Who should take Shaun Abrahams' place as NPA head?

Who should take Shaun Abrahams' place as NPA head?

Not long after the court ruled Shaun Abrahams' appointment as the National Prosecuting Authority head was unlawful, South Africans took to social media to discuss who would be the best candidate to replace him.

Who should take Shaun Abrahams' place as NPA head?
Photos of world's most expensive home, which is selling for over R7.2 billion

Photos of world's most expensive home, which is selling for over R7.2 billion

Nile Niami, former producer turned property development tycoon, built the world's most expensive house, which is called 'The one'. The massive 20 bedroom house retails for $500 000 000, which estimates more than R7.2 billion.

Photos of world's most expensive home, which is selling for over R7.2 billion
Man changes unemployed woman's life: "Thank you for giving me a chance"

Man changes unemployed woman's life: "Thank you for giving me a chance"

"Thank you for giving me a chance in life, thank you for believing in me!" these were the words of Mandisa Chamane Khawula, who thanked her hero, Mike Hall-Jones, after he changed her life forever when she lost all hope.

Man changes unemployed woman's life: "Thank you for giving me a chance"
Mosiuoa Lekota turns 70: 4 Quick facts about the Cope leader on his birthday

Mosiuoa Lekota turns 70: 4 Quick facts about the Cope leader on his birthday

On Monday, 13 August, the Congress of the People president celebrated his 70th birthday. So, in honour of his milestone birthday, Briefly.co.za decided to gather four facts about his life and career over the past seven decades.

Mosiuoa Lekota turns 70: 4 Quick facts about the Cope leader on his birthday
Korean choir stuns Spur staff and diners with amazing rendition of Lion King song

Korean choir stuns Spur staff and diners with amazing rendition of Lion King song

A video has gone viral on social media which showed a Korean putting on a show for a South African Spur's customers and staff. The talented group of people did a creative remake of the popular Lion King song with a djembe drum.

Korean choir stuns Spur staff and diners with amazing rendition of Lion King song
Meet SA's fittest firefighter: Single Baigum Abrahams, 23, wins toughest firefighter competition

Meet SA's fittest firefighter: Single Baigum Abrahams, 23, wins toughest firefighter competition

A 23-year-old mother of one won the fittest firefighters in the annual Toughest Firefighter Alive” competition. And what makes her so remarkable is she only trained seven days for the event, where others trained weeks beforehand.

Meet SA's fittest firefighter: Single Baigum Abrahams, 23, wins toughest firefighter competition
From unemployed to top performer: Determined man lands a job without an interview

From unemployed to top performer: Determined man lands a job without an interview

A man landed a job even after showing up late and not going for the interview at all. His story led to another social media user sharing a similar experience, only his story did not end with employment- but it worked out for him.

From unemployed to top performer: Determined man lands a job without an interview
Meet Zuko Mandlakazi, the inventor of a device that helps deaf people

Meet Zuko Mandlakazi, the inventor of a device that helps deaf people

Zuko Mandlakazi founded Senso, a wristband that helps deaf and hard-hearing people identify movements through vibrations and a LED light. Mandlakazi got the idea after seeing how his hard-hearing aunt struggled.

Meet Zuko Mandlakazi, the inventor of a device that helps deaf people
Jobless graduates break tweeps' hearts: "We are not lazy, we are unemployed

Jobless graduates break tweeps' hearts: "We are not lazy, we are unemployed

Unemployed graduates shared their stories and it gave tweeps the feels. Taking to the streets, educated young people sold fruits, water and cigarettes amongst other things to generate an income and it broke tweeps' hearts.

Jobless graduates break tweeps' hearts: "We are not lazy, we are unemployed
Is SA more fixated on teaching kids about apartheid than science and maths skills?

Is SA more fixated on teaching kids about apartheid than science and maths skills?

South Africans have taken to social media to accuse the African National Congress (ANC) of being so obsessed with socialism, that they focus more on teaching the youth about apartheid than mathematics and science.

Is SA more fixated on teaching kids about apartheid than science and maths skills?
The verdict is in: #FeesMustFall activist Bonginkosi Khanyile found guilty

The verdict is in: #FeesMustFall activist Bonginkosi Khanyile found guilty

On Monday, 13 August, the Durban Regional Court found #FeesMustFall activist Bonginkosi Khanyile guilty of four charges against him. The young EFF member is to return to court on 16 October to receive his sentencing.

The verdict is in: #FeesMustFall activist Bonginkosi Khanyile found guilty
SA man finally pops the question after 10-years and his proposal is breathtaking

SA man finally pops the question after 10-years and his proposal is breathtaking

A SA man finally popped the question after dating his girlfriend for more than a decade. However, he wanted to give her only the best so he jetted her off to Dubai and went down on one knee in the highest building in the world.

SA man finally pops the question after 10-years and his proposal is breathtaking
Bus driver fired for punching racist passenger who spat at him

Bus driver fired for punching racist passenger who spat at him

A bus driver was fired for losing his cool and punching a man who called him the N-word and then spat at him. According to the man, he was okay when the man used racial slurs but lost it when he spat at him, so he reacted.

Bus driver fired for punching racist passenger who spat at him
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