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Zayn is highlighting his Desi roots and we’re loving it

Zayn Malik has always been our fav brown boy in a band. But he broke Directioners' hearts in March 2015 when he announced that...

Nigeria’s World Cup Kit Is Fire!

On Wednesday night, Nike unveiled the 2018 World Cup kits for the England and Nigerian team, joining the nineteen out of the 32 teams...

These African athletes are making history at the Winter Olympics

The 2018 Winter Olympics Games will be taking place from the 9th till the 25th of February in Pyeongchang, South Korea, where temperatures are...

John Kani on what Black Panther means for Africa

During an interview at the US premiere of Black Panther, the legendary South African actor John Kani - who plays King T’Challa in Marvel’s...

Gift Ngoepe On His Incredible Journey To The MLB – And...

Mpho Gift Ngoepe made history by being the first black South African to play in the Major League Baseball (MLB). He recently moved from...

Sleigh queens: meet the Nigerian bobsled team making history

Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga are three names you need to know as of right now. They are the three members of...

Ten reasons SA doesn’t suck right now – November edition

November has been one helluva month, and most of us are looking forward to recovering over December. The Fees Commission released its disappointing results,...

South African matrics finish school on a heartwarming note

Matric learners are recognising the financial constraints amongst their peers and are selflessly donating their schooling belongings to relieve this. The last of the...

Major League’s Gift Ngoepe wants to put African baseball on the...

In April, this year, South Africans were hastily Googling things like "getting a single in the first at-bat" and other baseball-related terms when it...

This ex-convict needs help to keep vulnerable young people out of...

Bennett Mahlangu is a 41-year-old ex-convict from Vlakfontein, in the south of Johannesburg. Mahlangu was arrested when he was 18 for murder and housebreaking...

Ten reasons South Africa doesn’t suck right now – October edition

This year has been a lot, and most of us are already counting down until it ends. But October wasn’t all bad despite the...

Ten reasons South Africa doesn’t suck right now – September 2017...

This year keeps getting more and more extra. This month, Heritage Day was a reminder that the Rainbow Nation is a lie, Dr Makhosi Khoza...

Durban’s Top Hotspots For Foodies

Warm, friendly Durban is a popular holiday destination. With its unique blend of cultures and traditions, its food scene is not to...

5 South African parks you should check out this National Parks...

Get ready to be a tourist in your own country. September 18-22 is South Africa National Parks Week because heritage. For this week, 19...

The EFF Are Showing Us Academic Flames

#BlackExcellence was in full force at the graduation ceremony of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) commander-in-chief Julius Malema on Wednesday. Juju was...

Ten reasons South Africa doesn’t suck right now – August 2017...

2017 continues to do the most: storms are wreaking havoc across the world, poverty stays ruining South African lives and Marikana Day came and...

Winter has come to South Africa and it’s beautiful!

Just when we thought winter was nearing its end, it’s snowing in many parts of South Africa. Temperatures dipped as a cold front swept...

Ten reasons South Africa doesn’t suck right now – July 2017...

This year keeps getting more and more extra. This July, South Africans have faced more racism in our schools, xenophobic building raids which left...

Animated Film Fosters Hair Love For Black Girls And Their Dads

When the internet identifies with a project, amazing things happen. A filmmaker in the United States is getting a lot of love - and...

QUIZ: Are you smarter than a six-year-old?

A group of grade R pupils from Elijah Mgijima Primary School in Alice, Eastern Cape, lit up social media this week  with their knowledge...
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