Eric Phiri

 

Cell C Launches UltraBonus That Triples Your Recharge Every Time

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UltraBonus, which is available from Thursday, 19 July, is in line with Cell C’s commitment to bring customers the best value for money. “We want to bring value to South Africans who are feeling the pinch of the increased cost of living. We decided to launch UltraBonus as our default prepaid tariff plan and believe this will go a long way in making the cost to stay connected more affordable. With all this great value, we believe our customers will be able to further stretch their hard-earned rands,” says CellRead More


CALLING ALL TOURISM, HOSPITALITY, WINE, FOOD AND MARKETING STUDENTS!

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Tourism, wine, food, hospitality and marketing communications students and trainees are urged to take advantage of a special student discount when registering to attend the third annual The Business of Wine & Food Tourism Conference, set to take place at the Spier wine estate close to Stellenbosch on 17 October. Student access costs R1 750 (excl. VAT) per person, compared to the normal price of R4 400 (excl. VAT) per delegate. This year’s impressive panel of local and international speakers will centre their particular topics on the theme of innovation.Read More


A Day In The Life Of A Student

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Student life is peppered with variety – this is something a lot of university and college learners battle with during their first year. This includes not having a fixed time schedule and being organised enough to get to lectures and tutorials on time. Of course, their lives are also filled to the brim with social activities and with many students living away from home for the first time, it’s hard for them to say no. But what does a day in the life of a student really look like andRead More


EXCITING ACTION-THRILLER FROM FIRST TIME DIRECTOR, STARRING JODIE FOSTER, ON THE WAY!

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Got hurt during a heist, battered during a bank robbery or shot pulling a shady job? Then make a reservation at ‘Hotel Artemis’ – a secret, members-only hospital for criminals. Set in riot-torn Los Angeles, first-time director Drew Pearce’s HOTEL ARTEMIS is an energetic action-thriller. Pearce, whose previous screenwriting credits include blockbusters like Iron Man 3 and Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation, was also responsible for writing the screenplay for this, his first original feature film, which opens at SA cinemas on the 3rd of August. Watch the trailer here:Read More


WORKING TOGETHER FOR A CLEAN COMMUNITY ON MANDELA DAY 2018

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Qhubeka joins Johannesburg Mayor, community volunteers, NGOs and businesses in a community clean-up and bicycle distribution event South Africa, 18 July 2018 – As South Africans come together to honour the late Tata Madiba on 18 July, when Mandela Day is commemorated each year, each person works to do good. In Orlando West in Soweto, a group of individuals and organisations are working to clean the neighbourhood, the Kliprivier river and an illegal dumping spot. Organised by the City of Johannesburg (Pikitup and the Department of Water and Sanitation) andRead More


DEFENDING CHAMPS EDGE KWA-ZULU NATAL IN THE SAB U21 NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

Gv general view of the Action during the 2018 SAB League National U21 Championships match between Northern Cape and KwaZulu Natal at King Zwelithini Stadium, Durban on 17 July 2018 ©Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

There is still plenty to play for in the SAB U21 National Championships, as Day 2 of the tournament brought plenty of twists and turns at the King Zwelithini Stadium. As expected, the first match of the day between the defending Champs, Gauteng and the home team Kwa-Zulu Natal kept spectators on their toes with end-to-end action from both sides. Kwa-Zulu Natal was the first to hit the back of the net and subsequently doubled their lead. Despite the Natal teams’ dominance, Gauteng was relentless in their pursuit for aRead More


DISTELL RELEASES LIMITED-EDITION GIFT PACKS TO COMMEMORATE MADIBA’S CENTENARY

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The Distell Group; Africa’s leading producer and marketer of a selection of top-quality spirits, wines, ciders and other ready-to-drink (RTD) beverages, sold across the world; is commemorating the 100-year legacy of former South African President, Nelson Mandela, by releasing a once-off, limited-edition gift pack comprising a 750ml bottle of Van Ryn’s 27-year-old potstill brandy, and a 750ml bottle of Bain’s 15-year-old single grain whisky. Only 2 000 of these special packs have been produced, intended as gifts for a hand-picked selection of prominent guests who attended the 16th Nelson MandelaRead More


Redbull Reign is back

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South Africa again joins in the action to find the world’s best 3-on-3 basketball team in 2018. The South African final takes place on 28 July at one of the most historic courts in the country in the shadows of the city’s famed Ponte Tower. The team who takes top honours on the day head to the World Finals in Washington later this year. Arguably the most exciting 3-on-3 streetball tournament in the world, Red Bull Reign’s cumulative scoring system sees teams of three play against each other in roundsRead More


Mark Nancarrow is the Official Bozza – Thank you for Answering the Call!

Mark Nancarrow  The MTN Bozza Winner during the Announcement of the Official Bozza of the Springboks Pic Sydney Mahlangu/BackpagePix

The BOZZA has been chosen. MTN and the Springboks called and the nation has answered by choosing Mark Nancarrow to be the Official Bozza – the exclusive “social media eyes and ears” of South Africa’s rugby-loving nation for the upcoming Castle Lager Rugby Championship in August 2018 until the 2019 World Cup in Japan. MTN SA, in collaboration with SA Rugby, launched a mission in May 2018 – a quest to find the perfect person to follow the Springbok rugby team around the world to give fans an exclusive insightRead More


Navigating the Global Village

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The advent of the internet was tantamount to all businesses putting up signs that said ‘open for business’ anywhere in the world. In the beginning, however, the problem was how to effectively show off your products or services to someone who was a million miles away? Technology quickly caught up to the needs of internet users and today there’s almost nothing that can’t be done online. This brings with it another set of challenges. Now that the world is used to getting any information with a mouse click, customers expectRead More