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The all-new Suzuki Jimny now available in South Africa

Replacing its predecessor after a successful 20-year life cycle and with an international Good Design Award already perched on the mantelpiece, the all-new Suzuki Jimny is finally available in Mzansi. The 2018 Suzuki Jimny arrives here with the choice of two specification levels (GA and GLX), two transmission options (five speed manual and four speed automatic) and a host of made-for-adventure accessories. What is not optional, is the in-built off-road capability with ALLGRIP PRO mechanical shifting 4×2, 4×4 and 4×4 low range transfer case and the rigid ladder frame chassis.Read More


SHO MADJOZI SET TO SLAY AT ONE SOURCE LIVE …

What will the queen of Tsonga do Now? Still basking in the afterglow of her successful international music performances, the proudly pan-African Sho Madjozi has gathered an impressive list of nine artists who will collaborate to create magic with her on the Discovery Stage at the second One Source Live festival, at The Sheds at 1 Fox Street on 17 November. Taking collaborations to the next level, the feisty Sho Madjozi will compose three tracks with what will undoubtedly be a masterstroke of creative genius featuring producers Tboy da Flame,Read More


Tsogo Sun Entrepreneurs graduates celebrate living the legacy

Big achievements and lasting legacies dominated at the ‘Living the Legacy’ themed Tsogo Sun Entrepreneurs Graduation Ceremony on 31 October, when 33 entrepreneurs celebrated completing their first year, 13 graduated from second year to alumni status, and Lowe Furniture & Décor from Bloubosrand in Johannesburg won the 2018 Achiever Award. The ceremony, which was held at The Pivot at Montecasino (https://www.tsogosun.com/southern-sun-montecasino/meetings-events/the-pivot) with Rams Mabote, celebrity speaker, radio personality and entrepreneur as MC, commemorated 100 years since the birth of Nelson Mandela, and marked the dawn of a new chapter inRead More


Who will win the Idols Season 14?

The curtain on the 2018 Idols South Africa is about to come down and the Top 4 contestants. The show has won the2018 Sunday Times Generation Coolest Reality TV Shows. Season 14’s youngest contestant stepped into the Cape Town Audition room with the single-minded purpose of leaving with a Golden Ticket and now is in the Top 4. Not only did she succeed in winning the hearts of all four Judges but is proving to be one of fans favourite and despite all this, she had arranged for long-distance studiesRead More


THREE HUNDRED WOMEN GATHER TO TALK GENDER DISAPARITY AT THE JOBURG FILM FESTIVAL

Over 300 women are to gather at Constitutional Hill next month to discuss gender disparity in the film sector at the 2nd edition of the Joburg Film Festival. Taking place on Sunday, 11th November at the Constitution Hill in Braamfontein, the Joburg Film Festival will host over 300 women at a free film screening and panel discussion. The occasion is for women to engage around issues of gender inequality in the film, television and cultural landscape of South Africa. Festival Director Angie Mills, “The Joburg Film festival firmly stands alongsideRead More


Fighting hunger, growing hope for South Africa’s children South Africans commit to addressing the scourge of malnutrition

Good nutrition is the single most important factor in creating a better future for our children, yet so many children still go to bed hungry. With National Children’s Day on 3 November, its time turn the tide on the injustice of malnutrition that is robbing the next generation of their potential. In fact, in 2009, KFC took a bold leap of faith based on the belief that South Africans would be willing to donate R2 at the till to help fight childhood hunger. Since then, customers have answered the callRead More


AFRICA BOXING THRILLS THE KINGDOM OF eSWATINI

Africa Boxing 10, the third successful Africa Boxing event held at The Royal Swazi Spa in eSwatini took place on Friday the 2nd of November 2018. The event saw five bouts on the fight bill with Sabelo Ngebinyane taking the honors of the WBA Pan African Super Flyweight Title. The fight bills saw three pro debuts from Cecil Maluleke, Pieter de Klerk and Mbuso Rini. Maluleke fought de Klerk in round one, ending in a draw with neither showing enough stamina to produce a clear winner. Sanele Mhlungu took toRead More


Betway concludes successful SAFA D License coaching course in Mamelodi

The Betway-sponsored SAFA D License course was successfully concluded on Friday, 2 November at the Mamelodi Local Football Association in Pretoria. Working closely with the Mamelodi LFA, a total of 29 aspiring coaches completed the five-day course that was conducted by SAFA Instructors, Sundra Govinder and Jeff Mohloana. The entry-level coaching course, which gives the coaches an official license to coach grassroots football covered a variety of topics which included Nutrition, Basic Factors of Performance and Philosophy of grassroots football. Throughout the five days, a combination of theoretical and practicalRead More


2018 Old Mutual Soweto Marathon: A resounding success!

Ethiopian Sintayehu Legese Yinesu of the Nedbank Running Club was the first runner to cross the finish line of the 25th edition of the 2018 Old Mutual Soweto Marathon in an impressive time of 2:19:10, scooping the men’s title. But it was South African sweetheart Irvette Van Zyl of the Nedbank Running Club who stole the show, winning the women’s 42.2km marathon for the second year running and setting a new course record of 2:33:43. “The 25th edition of the Old Mutual Soweto Marathon was undoubtedly the best yet withRead More


2018 Old Mutual Soweto Marathon: now officially open!

the opening of the Expo at the FNB Stadium on Thursday morning, 1 November 2018. With 30 000 feet expected over the three-day duration, the Expo will be open from 10:00 – 19:00 on Thursday and Friday; and then on Saturday from 8:30– 16:00. “We’re once again delighted to welcome this year’s partners, spectators and most importantly runners,” says Soweto Marathon Chairman Sello Khunou. “The Soweto Marathon Trust in conjunction with the sponsors and partners of The People’s Race promise our best event yet come Sunday 6am. I personally wouldRead More