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DA have unveiled new billboard that bashes the ANC for load shedding

‘The ANC have killed the lights’: New DA billboard throws shade

DA have unveiled new billboard that bashes the ANC for load shedding
Man asks to be his bride’s child’s stepdad, gives Mzansi the feels

Man asks to be his bride’s child’s stepdad, gives Mzansi the feels

A video shared on Twitter of a man 'proposing' to his bride's child, asking to be her stepfather, has left many South Africans in tears of joy. Some social media users, however, were concerned for the biological father's feelings.

Man asks to be his bride’s child’s stepdad, gives Mzansi the feels
‘It’s her choice’: Mzansi reacts to model who changed her skin colour

Mzansi can’t agree on white model who changed her skin to black

A picture that Briefly.co.za shared that showed a white woman who claims she ‘feels black’ and has subsequently changed her skin colour to match her identity has left Mzansi in shock. Here's what readers had to say on the matter.

Mzansi can’t agree on white model who changed her skin to black
You’re fired: 5 SA Celebs who lost their jobs but kept going

5 Stars who were fired from their jobs and bounced right back

From being fired for dishonesty to finding out your bosses want to replace you; these 5 fabulous Mzansi celebs all experienced difficult dismissals from their jobs but didn’t let that get in the way of their dreams.

5 Stars who were fired from their jobs and bounced right back
T.I. vs. Floyd Mayweather: Gucci ‘blackface’ jersey sparks beef

T.I. vs. Floyd Mayweather: Gucci ‘blackface’ jersey sparks beef

A new garmant from Gucci has sparked beef between T.I. and Floyd Mayweather. Gucci's 'blackface' jersey has caused many to boycott the brand, but Mayweather dismissed the protest. T.I. clapped back with an epic diss track.

T.I. vs. Floyd Mayweather: Gucci ‘blackface’ jersey sparks beef
President Cyril Ramaphosa will be African Union chair for 2020

President Cyril Ramaphosa will be African Union chair for 2020

Current South African president Cyril Ramaphosa has been chosen as African Union chairperson for 2020. The position is currently held by Egypt president Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, who is chair for 2019. The term runs for one year.

President Cyril Ramaphosa will be African Union chair for 2020
Criminals escape from holding cell, cops say ‘we don’t know how’

Criminals escape from holding cell, cops say ‘we don’t know how’

The Limpopo SAPS are currently on a manhunt for 6 criminals who managed to escape Letsitele prison, located just outside of Tzaneen, Limpopo. The police are also trying to work out how the prisoners escaped the holding cell.

Criminals escape from holding cell, cops say ‘we don’t know how’
Meet the black woman who invented central heating, Alice Parker

Meet the black woman who invented central heating, Alice Parker

Young black female inventor Alice Parker came up with a concept that revolutionised central heating in 1919. This was an indispensible contribution to central heating as we know it today and changed many people's lives.

Meet the black woman who invented central heating, Alice Parker
The hashtag making Mzansi laugh and cry: #BlackPeopleHaveThisThing

The hashtag making Mzansi laugh and cry: #BlackPeopleHaveThisThing

The #BlackPeopleHaveThisThing hashtag has taken Mzansi by storm and is really showing us the good and bad side of social media, with some Tweets throwing so much shade that the online community is left speechless.

The hashtag making Mzansi laugh and cry: #BlackPeopleHaveThisThing
Oros Mampofu and his baby-mama show Mzansi their dance moves

Oros Mampofu and his baby-mama show Mzansi their dance moves

Oros Mampofu has shared a video on Instagram of him and his baby-mama, Bianca, showing off their best dances moves. Bianca is 6 weeks pregnant in the clip and fans are obsessed with the cute couple's fancy footwork.

Oros Mampofu and his baby-mama show Mzansi their dance moves
Gail and Kabelo Mabalane celebrate 6 blissful years of marriage

Gail and Kabelo Mabalane celebrate 6 blissful years of marriage

SA celeb couple Gail and Kabelo Mabalane have just celebrated their 6 year wedding anniversary and are as in love as ever. The couple shared a gorgeous shot of their wedding day on Instagram and fans loved the romantic caption.

Gail and Kabelo Mabalane celebrate 6 blissful years of marriage
Sangoma claims MP didn’t pay for mhuti, takes court action

Sangoma claims MP didn’t pay for mhuti, takes court action

Sangoma Damiano Akuze is insisting that Ugandan Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga pay him Shs204,5 million (over R730 000) for work done almost three decades ago and claims his muthi is the reason for Kadaga's success.

Sangoma claims MP didn’t pay for mhuti, takes court action
Bushiri arrested but ECG church services will continue

Bushiri arrested but ECG church services will continue

Controversial leader of the Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) church, Shepard Bushiri, was arrested by the Hawks on Friday, as well as his wife, Mary Bushiri. However, ECG church services will be running as usual from today.

Bushiri arrested but ECG church services will continue
To weave or not to weave: Beautiful woman asks social media

To weave or not to weave: Beautiful woman asks social media

Twitter user @MsMabala called on social media users yesterday to help her decide whether or not she should ditch her weave. We found that most commenters preferred Mabala's natural look, but many struggled to decide.

To weave or not to weave: Beautiful woman asks social media
Young mother defies odds, graduates from high school at age 15

Young mother defies odds, graduates from high school at age 15

Young Louisiana mother Ronjanae Howard’s life was turned upside-down when she fell pregnant at 12 years old, but she didn't let that stop her and has inspired teens around the globe by graduating high school at only 15.

Young mother defies odds, graduates from high school at age 15
6 Pictures of Ntando Kunene-Mthethwa's gorgeous pregnancy looks

6 Pictures of Ntando Kunene-Mthethwa's gorgeous pregnancy looks

Ex-Miss SA Ntando Kunene-Mthethwa has been warming hearts across Mzansi with her effortless pregnancy fashion looks on her Instagram, sharing pictures of her glam outfits that are, of course, paired with the cutest baby bump.

6 Pictures of Ntando Kunene-Mthethwa's gorgeous pregnancy looks
Cape Town fires: Carol Bouwer forced to evacuate

Cape Town fires: Carol Bouwer forced to evacuate

This week much-loved SA TV star and media personality Carol Bouwer shared footage of firefighting helicopters and told fans how she had to evacuate her home in Cape Town. Fans offered up their support and sent prayers for rain.

Cape Town fires: Carol Bouwer forced to evacuate
Bushiri to appear in court on Monday for fraud and money laundering

Bushiri to appear in court on Monday for fraud and money laundering

Prophet Sheperd Bushiri, who was arrested on Friday on charges of fraud and money laundering, will be appearing in court this Monday. Many have been protesting the controversial pastor since an incident in December left 3 dead.

Bushiri to appear in court on Monday for fraud and money laundering
Criminals caught on video, shock SA with brazen hijacking

Criminals caught on video, shock SA with brazen hijacking

Intelligence Bureau SA posted video footage yesterday of a violent hijacking that took place in Gauteng. SA residents were shocked by the brazen criminals' behaviour and the video left many feeling anxious about crime.

Criminals caught on video, shock SA with brazen hijacking
Mzansi touched by Tweet about teacher retiring after 37 years

Mzansi touched by Tweet about teacher retiring after 37 years

Sibongile Mafu posted an image on Twitter on Thursday of a Whatsapp message exchange between her and her mother, who is retiring after 37 years of teaching. Mafu's mom's sweet response warmed hearts across Mzansi.

Mzansi touched by Tweet about teacher retiring after 37 years
AKA channels Zodwa Wabantu with his vosho but fans aren’t convinced

AKA channels Zodwa Wabantu with his vosho but fans aren’t convinced

AKA shared his #powerballdancechallenge vosho video on his Instagram this week, channelling vosho-queen Zodwa Wabantu. Little did AKA know that he would become laughing stock for many fans because of his moves!

AKA channels Zodwa Wabantu with his vosho but fans aren’t convinced
Tobeka inspires: a family that trains together stays healthy together

Tobeka inspires: a family that trains together stays healthy together

Former president Jacob Zuma’s wife Tobeka Madiba-Zuma has captured hearts across Mzansi this week with her family fitness pictures on Instagram, showing her and her three children hitting the gym for a family workout session.

Tobeka inspires: a family that trains together stays healthy together
Bosasa paid for home upgrades for Mokonyane, Myeni, Mantashe and more

Bosasa paid for home upgrades for Mokonyane, Myeni, Mantashe and more

Witness Richard Le Roux of GTS, a division of Bosasa, told commission of inquiry into state capture on Thursday how the company worked on the homes of Mokonyane, Myeni, Mantashe and more. The work was all paid for by Bosasa.

Bosasa paid for home upgrades for Mokonyane, Myeni, Mantashe and more
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