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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Malema Used Like a Condom


Expelled ANC Youth League president Julius Malema has claimed the ANC used him for its own purposes before throwing him away, it was reported on Thursday. eNews reported that Malema told a Friends of the Youth League gathering in Mthatha in the Eastern Cape that he had been mistreated by the ANC’s leadership. “Those of […]

It’s Official – Table Mountain is One of the New Seven Wonders of Nature


Table Mountain’s status as one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature has become official after an international audit confirmed the result of a global voting process. The New7Wonders Foundation based in Switzerland has confirmed that Table Mountain’s “provisional” status after international voting closed on 11 November 2011 has been changed to “official”. The results […]

The Uni-Brow Party – In And Around Your Face

uni-Bert & Ernie

You all remember my friend the Loose Wheel? She left the b-e-a-utiful shores of Cape Town to go see if the grass really is greener on the other side. Well? Is it greener??!! Apparently it is…cause she is now getting married to the hottest afrikaans boy that side of the boerewors curtain. ( I’m her […]

ANC To Scrap E Tolls

Under pressure from its allies and the court, the ANC is likely to scrap the controversial Gauteng e-toll project. However, it seems there is no consensus regarding the alternative funding model, with some in Luthuli House considering tapping into government pension funds to sustain the most contentious project since the arms deal. However, bureaucrats said […]

SA To Move To Smart Card IDs

A pilot project to replace identity documents with smartcards will start in about six months, Home Affairs Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zumasaid on Wednesday. Dlamini-Zuma, who showed off her own smartcard to journalists ahead of her budget speech in Parliament, said the cards would go a long way towards stamping out corruption in the home affairs department. […]

Jammie Strike At UCT

On this morning of the 25th April the shuttle service for UCT went on strike If you are at UCT you might have realised that no one has come to pick you up to attend your classes. Guess it’s time for all the lazy students to get walking and get some blood flowing into your […]

Julius Malema Finally Booted Out Of ANC

ANC Youth League president Julius Malema has been expelled from the ruling party, its National Disciplinary Committee of Appeal announced, confirming the NDC’s sanction. Read more

A Witness Has Been Shot Dead At The Cape High Court


This just in. Don’t know the details more than this but here is a pic posted by a mate of mine on Facebook. Joe SocialI’m writing this cos I have a lot to say and sometimes I can’t sleep unless I write it. Then its gone from my head. I am a blogger, and a […]

SABC Messes Up Survivor – Again

SABC3 has spoilt Survivor and outraged viewers once again after playing an on-screen “spoiler” promo where the popular contestant Brett Clouser is already seen sitting in the tribal council jury. The problem is that as far as viewers are concerned – and as SABC3 has shown in the latest episode with just two Mondays still […]

Signal Hill Is Burning

Signal Hill Fire

There is a fire on Signal Hill. Click through for images. Joe SocialI’m writing this cos I have a lot to say and sometimes I can’t sleep unless I write it. Then its gone from my head. I am a blogger, and a property dude. I “entrepreneur” the shit out of things. I run on […]

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