Tag: south africa

Measles Outbreak in South Africa

South Africa has been put on high alert for a measles outbreak, with a number of cases reported from five provinces since the start of this year. The most common symptoms include: * A high temperature, sore eyes (conjunctivitis), and a…

South Africa Wins Miss World Title!!

Miss South Africa, Rolene Strauss wins The Miss World Title!! Edina Kulcsar of Hungary was runner-up, while the United States’ Elizabeth Safrit was third. But the night was as much about Young as the new winner, with the reigning beauty…

Roxi Wardman Wins Masterchef!

Durban Does it Again!! Roxi presented individual little boboties with traditional yellow rice and date and apricot chutneys as well as two sambals: quince, and onion and carrot. The second round was a Dessert Mystery Box containing butter, self-raising flour,…

PRASA Launches New Long Haul Trains

KZN Engineer Designs World Class Locomotives! “If it can be done for Europe, it can be done for Africa.” The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) has unveiled the high-powered Afro 4000-series diesel locomotive, which it says will improve the…

"Incredible" says John Legend In Durban!

John Legend Thinks That The Night He Spent Performing In Durban Was “Incredible” Durban You Were Awesome!! Last night over 16 000 people packed the Moses Mabhida Stadium to capacity to watch the legendary John Legend perform his Durban leg…

New York Salutes South Africa

New York Salutes South Africa In A Celebration Of Our Culture South Africa’s hottest export, our culture and art talent will be housed at two of the worlds most well known theatres in New York. The famed Apollo Theater and…

Throwback Thursday – Cell Phones Through The Ages

Throwback Thursday – The Evolution Of the Cell Phone This week’s Throwback Thursday pays homage to something  that is such a huge part of our everyday lives, our cellular phone. 2014 marks 20 years that cell phones have been available…

Cronut Fever Hits Durban!

Remo’s Head Baker, the First to Make Cronuts in South Africa! Local, talented Durbanite Venessa Smith is the Head Baker at Remo’s and is proudly, the first Baker in South Africa to make cronuts. If you don’t know what a…

Nat Nakasa – Finally Home in Durban

The Story of a 50 year Journey to return home to Durban. Journalist Nat Nakasa’s family say they’re relieved to be able to rebury him 50 years after trying to get his remains transported back to South Africa from the…

Oscar: Guilty of Culpable Homicide

Guilty of Culpabale Homicide – Oscar’s Sentencing is on 13 October Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of culpable homicide for shooting his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp dead on Valentine’s Day 2013. The Olympic star faces up to 15 years in…

Oscar Not Guilty of Murder!!!

The Verdict is In – Oscar is NOT Guilty of Murder!!! After 41 days of tears, drama, anguish and at times gruesome testimony in the Pretoria High Court, Oscar Pistorius, the South African double amputee who became one of the…

Apple iPhone 6, 6 Plus and Watch is here!

All you need to know about the iPhone 6. Apple has laid to rest months of speculation by unveiling not one but two models of iPhone 6 – one larger than the other, but both significantly bigger than the existing…

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