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Teen author and musician Jess Robus publishes book of poetry A Few Slivers of Light
Teen author and musician Jess Robus publishes book of poetry A Few Slivers of Light

With a maturity that belies her 14 years, vibrant Jess Robus is already a singer, songwriter, debater and musical theatre aficionado...

2 hours ago

Banning African films like Rafiki and Inxeba doesn't diminish their influence
Banning African films like Rafiki and Inxeba doesn't diminish their influence

Social media and internet forums function as an important space of contestation for issues relating to queer identities. This is evident in reactions to two fairly recent queer-themed African films, one from South Africa - Inxeba/The Wound - and the other from Kenya - Rafiki...

By Gibson Ncube 4 hours ago

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#YouthMatters: General disappointment, anti-vaxxers, conspiracy theories and misinformation

The winter chills are settling in across the country, load shedding looms large and Malume Cyril called the dreaded family meeting and put us on Level 3. The third wave of Covid-19 has crashed upon us, we're wondering when we'll get vaccinated and a cousin on our family WhatsApp group has suddenly become an expert on nanotech overnight...

By Charles Siboto 1 day ago

Court orders NAC to fulfil R8m payment to National Arts Festival

The South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg has ordered that the National Arts Council (NAC) fulfil its payment of R8m to the National Arts Festival...

1 day ago

Aïcha Macky's Zinder wins the Adiaha Award at Encounters 2021

Nigerien filmmaker Aïcha Macky won the The Adiaha Award for her film Zinder. The Ladima Foundation presented Macky with the award at the 2021 Encounters South African International Documentary Festival...

1 day ago

UCook and Faithful to Nature acquire Granadilla Eats

Through the deal, UCook and Faithful to Nature will be able to offer locally-sourced fresh produce on a much larger, national scale...

1 day ago

Charting a course for the next 20 years of CyberCellar

Launched in 1998, wine merchant CyberCellar was among the crop of original online retailers that led the advent of e-commerce in South Africa...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 2 days ago

Triller announces special concert for World Music Day

Everyone's favourite AI-powered music video app and talent discovery platform, Triller, will be hosting a special concert to celebrate World Music Day on Monday, 21 June, the summer solstice in the northern hemisphere...

Issued by OnPoint PR 2 days ago

Stoli vodka returns to SA shelves after 2-year hiatus

Stoli Premium Vodka is back in South African after two years, and will now be imported and distributed by Firebrand Africa...

18 Jun 2021

Triggerfish-led African-created anthology animated series Kizazi Moto: Generation Fire to premiere on Disney+ in 2022

A 10-part anthology animated series, created by filmmakers from Zimbabwe, Uganda, South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya and Egypt, will premiere on Disney+ in late 2022...

18 Jun 2021

#OnTheBigScreen: The Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard

One film enters the South African box office this weekend: The Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard...

By Daniel Dercksen 18 Jun 2021

What to expect from the National Arts Festival's countrywide programme

The National Arts Festival's (NAF) countrywide programme kicks off today, 17 June 2021. As many people can't visit Makhanda during the Covid-19 pandemic, with the support of Standard Bank, the NAF will take the festival to Johannesburg, Cape Town, Gqeberha and Durban from 17 June until 4 July 2021, with a hybrid comedy show on 10 July.

17 Jun 2021

City of Johannesburg to host inaugural Aluta Nova Festival of Museums

The City of Johannesburg's Aluta Nova Festival of Museums will be held at The James Hall Museum of Transport on 26 June 2021 from 12pm to 6pm...

17 Jun 2021

Zara's latest store concept is coming to Cape Town

Zara is currently refurbishing its flagship store at Victoria Wharf Shopping Centre in Cape Town in order to make it the brand's newest concept store in South Africa...

15 Jun 2021

#MusicExchange: Gabrielle De Gama releases debut single, acts alongside Iain Glen from Game of Thrones

Talent is something that can be cultivated with passion, motivation, patience and practice. Armoured with all four, 14-year-old Gabrielle De Gama utilised lockdown as an opportunity to write and record her debut single, "Nasty". The song has a crucial message about bullying.

By Martin Myers 15 Jun 2021

SA State Theatre celebrates Youth Month with Youth Expressions Festival

In celebration of Youth Day and Youth Month, the South African State Theatre will host its annual Youth Expressions Festival (YEF) from 16 to 30 June.

15 Jun 2021

Krispy Kreme partners with Checkers and Spar

Krispy Kreme doughnuts will be available for delivery within 60 minutes through the Sixty60 app...

1 day ago

Turning waste to art: Experiences of Bita Mokhtar Masoumi

Iranian visual designer and contemporary artist Bita Mokhtar Masoumi has developed a unique way to turn what was once destined for the landfill into beautiful pieces of art...

By Craig Lebrau, Issued by Lebrau Press 2 days ago

New Triller Live Concert Series with superstars Meek Mill, Myke Towers and Lunay at boxing's biggest event of the year

Triller Fight Club announces that tickets are on sale for the Triller Fight Club Saturday, 19 June 2021 event, dubbed "Fight Club-Greatest Showman," which will mark the first time a world-class music festival line-up will perform a full concert prior to full boxing event...

Issued by OnPoint PR 14 Jun 2021

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