Fire Destroys Isidingo Set


The set of popular SABC3 soapIsidingo was destroyed on Wednesday night when a massive fire ripped through the studio in Auckland Park, Johannesburg, causing tens of millions of rands worth of damage. I’ve noticed how whenever someone is on leave they say they’re ‘in CapeTown’. I guess they’ll all come to CapeTown now! Could be […]

Cape Town Wants Its Stadium To Go Commercial


There are reports that the City of Cape Town has an application that means nightclubs and offices and shops might be set up in the Stadium precinct. The City of Cape Town wants to convert its stadium into a hub of commercial activity to make the R4.5bn building sustainable, it was reported on Wednesday. The […]

The ANC video the SABC do not want you to see


Solidarity has made a video highlighting what it says is the ANC con job on the negotiated peace agreement that gave rise to the South African constitution as we know it. Solidarity claims that the New ANC is reneging on the deal made by their predecesors by wanting to change our constitution. The SABC is […]

Jackie Selebi Still Getting State Pension and Medical Aid


Corruption-convicted former police commissioner, Jackie Selebi, is still receiving a state pension and medical aid, according to a report on Thursday. Police Minister  revealed this while responding to a written question from the Democratic Alliance in Parliament, The Star newspaper reported. More

Tiger Bites Childs Finger Off


A father from Rustenburg in North West is considering legal action after a Bengal tiger bit off part of his child’s finger, according to a report on Thursday. The tip of eight-year-old Karla Malan’s pinkie could not be found after a tiger nipped it off at the Predator’s Rock Bush Lodge, on a guided tour […]

The Zuma Penis Painting That Wasn’t Taken to court

HARD-HITTING: Ayanda Mabulu’s Ngcono Ihlwempu Kunesibhanxo Sesityebi (Better Poor Than A Rich Puppet) at the Worldart gallery.

So after all this back and forth wrangling over the right of an artist to show someones penis was discussed at a party I was at recently, it was brought to my attention that there is another Zuma penis painting by Ayanda Mabulu that has not had the misfortune of being hauled through the courts. […]

City Press Removes Spear Image out of Fear


Ferial Hafferjee has admitted in a recent editorial that fear has played a significant role in her decision to stand down the image of The Spear of the nation painting by Brett Murray. This in a country where freedom of speech and expression is supposedly entrenched in our constittution. This is the full editorial: The […]

Lady Gaga Called a ‘Kafir’ – Pic


Lady Gaga’s June 3 concert in Jakarta has been canceled following heightening protests and threats of violence. She has been labeled a ‘kafir,’ which is the arabic word from which it is speculated South Africa’s own ‘K’ word with two fs was derived (

Zuma Painting Defaced – Actual Video


Three people were being held on Tuesday for alleged offences relating to a painting depicting President Jacob Zuma with exposed private parts in a Johannesburg gallery. Two of them allegedly defaced the picture with red and black paint, obscuring the face and waist of the figure. A third was arrested for apparently trying to spray […]

Guilty – Terre’Blanche Murder Verdict


Farmworker Chris Mahlangu was convicted of the 2010 murder of rightwing leader Eugene Terre’Blanche, with his teenage co-accused Patrick Ndlovu being acquitted. Ndlovu was found guilty of house-breaking with intent to steal. More

Eugene Terre’Blanche Murder Verdict Expected Today


Judgment in the trial of murdered rightwing leader Eugene Terre’Blanche will begin in the High Court sitting in Ventersdorp on Tuesday. Chris Mahlangu and a teenager are charged with beating Terre’Blanche to death in his farmhouse outside Ventersdorp, in the North West, on 3 April 2010. More

Man Faces Disciplinary Action For Jessica Leandra Rape Tweet


There was a big furore this week on twitter when some angry young man abused SA racist tweet model Jessica Leandra with some seriously choice words. Well I can report now that an employee at security company Bidvest Magnum faces disciplinary action for posting alleged hate speech on Twitter, the company said on Wednesday. This […]

Schoolboy rugby player raped on tour


A 16-year-old boy from Tygerberg, Cape Town, was sexually assaulted on a school rugby tour, but authorities did nothing,

Sexwale affidavit on Mdluli stolen


One of the documents taken in a robbery at advocate Muzi Sikhakhane’s home in Northcliff, Joburg, was an affidavit penned by Tokyo Sexwale which accused crime intelligence boss Richard Mdluli of abusing state resources. The affidavit, which was to have been handed in to Public Protector Thuli Madonsela, called on her to probe Mdluli’s use […]

Zuma’s son couldn’t even pay for his wedding ring


President Jacob Zuma’s son Edward spared no cost for a lavish wedding party last year but he had to borrow a stainless steel ring for the ceremony because he had no money to pay for the one he had ordered. This after reports have surfaced that he didn’t even pay for his wedding. Mercury sources […]

Zuma’s son sued for R1.5m over wedding bill – with Video


President Jacob Zuma’s son is being sued for R1.5m for failing to pay a Durban wedding co-ordinating company, according to a newspaper report on Tuesday.

Edward Zuma married Phumelele Shange in October last year. Their reception for 500 guests was held at the Tala Game Reserve near Camperdown, The Mercury reported.

Awesome Video Of the Full Moon Hike On Lions Head


This last week the Internet was abuzz with pics and references to the Moon being really big and full. Well I was over on and I saw this really cool video taken from a helicopter of the full moon hike on Lions Head that is definately worth a share. Joe SocialI’m writing this cos […]

Win with Zone Radio and The Red Shed this Mothers Day


Thousands Of Rands Worth Of Prizes To Be Won. Enter This Competition On Zone Radio. The Red Shed Craft Market Mothers Day Promotion. With Mothers Day on the horizon, a number of the businesses located in The Red Shed at the V&A Waterfront have teamed together to offer Zone Radio listeners the chance to win […]

Another Day Another Racist Model Tweet


Another SA model is in hot water after she responded to the k-word tweet saga by saying she wished all white people were dead, a report has said. According to Die Burger, Tshidi Thamana (@tshiditee) tweeted on Friday: “Dear Mr Peter Mokaba… I wish All White People were killed when you sang ‘KIll The Boer’ […]

Cape Town Man Lives For 3 Years Without Money


My friend Adin, the NoMoney Guy, in celebration of his 3 year No Moneyversary, recently sent me this update on how things are going for him. I am currently suffering from Afrika Burn withdrawal after experiencing the time of my life in the desert. If you haven’t been to one yet you simply HAVE to […]

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