History & Culture

Weekend Delight: 10 Roasted Chicken Recipes That Will Tune Your Culinary Skills

When it comes to recounting a well-spent weekend or holiday, it all begins with the dishes that were served. Food makes the weekend different from the normal weekdays and nothing commands culinary respect more than a well-roasted chicken for...

If You Used Any Of These 12 Cell Phones In SA, You Are Very Close To The Grave

The history of cell phones in South Africa dates back to very old times when mobile phones were some of the most expensive commodities in the technological market. In those early days, to own a Nokia 3310 was like...

5 Reasons Why Mandela Was Never A Christian Or Was He?

Mandela Was Never A Christian. How? We'll tell you; just read on. A few days ago the world celebrated the life of a man who illustrated to the world and South Africa the core values of leadership, love, respect and togetherness....

Top 10 Most Feared Crimes In South Africa

Crimes and criminals have confronted South Africa and South Africans with the perplexity of radical evil. Shocking crimes are being committed by the unscrupulous initiative of too many crooks and hoodlums, with the blessing of more gangsters, and amid the passive acquiescence...

How Ignorant Are South Africans About These Things In The Country?

According to the Ipsos MORI's "Perils of Perception 2015" survey, South Africans are the 8th most ignorant citizens of a country among other citizens across 33 countries. Don't be too hard on yourself, this is not in any way, saying you...

South African Time: How Much Do You Know?

You have always heard that time does not lie. Maybe that is true, but there are different times, based on the part of the world one is in. So also is the South African Time. While some countries share the...

South African Holidays: What Better Place To Be?

There is hardly a single place on earth that can give one any kind of holiday one wants, except South Africa. All one has to do is decide the kind of holiday one wants to have and when. Next...

Cape Town Time: What The Big Clock Says

The time right now in the capital city of South Africa may as well be different from yours. It could be the same, depending on where you are at the moment.  In fact, Cape Town Time is not necessarily...

Top South African Cuisine For A Yummy Experience

The sound of its music echoes from all parts of the world, its history is interesting, its people are beautiful and its culture is rich. That is South Africa for you. The country exhales richness and beauty in everything...

South African Capitals: Here’s What You Need To Know

Just like the famous lyrics in the musical world goes; “no one man should have all that power”, South African Capitals are shared between three cities. Unlike most countries in the world, South Africa has not one but three capitals. Pretoria,...

Port Elizabeth Map: A Friendly City Through The Lens

Port Elizabeth Map captures the geographical location of the city. It as well indicates the locations of other important parts of the South African port. This South Africa’s fifth largest city is known by many names. These names include “Algoa bay”,...

South African Rand: History, Interesting Facts And What You Need To Know

The South African Rand has been the topic of many recent discussions for all the wrong reasons. In a nutshell, it is widely predicted that the rand will further experience a downward slide against the dollar if the political...

Judas of South Africa: 10 People Considered To Be Betrayers

Jesus had a Judas, Caesar a Brutus, and there are as well Judas of South Africa. Or at least, that is how some people see it. While naturally some of these people have contributed to the growth of the...

Uzalo Sopie Facts You Need to Keep Track Of

Uzalo remains a name that sticks to millions of South African homes, if you must know why, this is because the fascinating and amazingly dramatic series has left many SA citizens glued to their Television. Uzalo is a telenovela that is broadcast...

Facts You Should Know About Azania: South Africa’s Proposed Name

In the midst of all the political and social upheaval impacting negatively on the nation's economy, comes a proposal from the Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa for South Africa's name to be exchanged with a new name -...

5 Things That Would’ve Made Christmas Merrier For South Africans

Let's start off with the Christmas message from the Presidency. By Presidency, we mean Cyril Ramaphosa. For reasons that are unknown to us, the President himself is yet to wish the country a merry Christmas. In his message, the...

9 Interesting Things You Should Know About South African Weather

Being a hot tourist destination ticket, different aspects of South Africa are usually put up for discussion. Topics along the lines of 'Where are the safest places to visit in South Africa’, ‘What are South Africa’s most historic sites’,...

10 Astonishing Things You Didn’t Know About Sarah Baartman

Saartjie Sarah Baartman also known as the `hottentot Venus’ was a famous khokhoi woman exhibited as a freak show attraction in Europe during the 19th century. Born to Khoisan family near the Gambtos River, she was orphaned during a commando...

South African Doomsday Plans: What You Need To Know

Have you ever considered what it would be like if the lights went out and there was no electricity indefinitely? Do you think you can survive without electricity for close to a month or more? Well from all the...

30 Photos That Prove South Africa Is The Craziest Place On Earth

South Africa can be a crazy place, just how crazy you may ask? Oftentimes when we think of South Africa as our beloved country, there are so many reasons to feel good about it. The rainbow nation is truly...

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Josef Zinnbauer – Life and Career Achievements of The Orlando Pirates Coach

When Josef Zinnbauer took over as the new coach of Orlando Pirates in 2019, there was no denying that...

How To Activate and RICA MTN SIM Card

MTN is the largest network provider in Africa and the ninth in the world. Despite having its origin in...

Age Milestones That Define Thando Thabethe And The Boyfriends She Has Had

The -year-old Thando Thabethe is one of the most popular and celebrated TV personalities in South Africa. Her career,...

Thembinkosi Lorch’s Troubled Relationship With Girlfriend Nokuphiwa Mathithibala That Got Him Arrested

The arrest of Thembinkosi Lorch, one of South Africa's biggest soccer players, by his girlfriend, Nokuphiwa Mathithibala, came as...

How To Check My MTN Number and the Self Service Numbers For Easy Access

There are many reasons some people find it difficult to memorize their MTN number. When people buy a new...

Inside Look at Benni McCarthy’s Life With Wife Stacey Munro and their Children

Sometimes, loss and disappointments only serve to open the doors for us to bigger things. This is always true in the story of those...

Benni McCarthy’s Net Worth, Career Salary and The Cars He Splurges On

Benni McCarthy is a legendary South African sportsman who has a net worth estimated at $16 million. He began his career as a footballer,...

30 Modern Traditional Dresses and Attires in South Africa

Like most African countries, South Africa is home to multiple cultures, traditions, food, and attires. From colorful beaded necklaces and bracelets to sparkling brightly...

20 Fashionable Xhosa Traditional Attires and Dresses for Elegant Ladies

The Xhosa people of South Africa have a rich culture, distinguished by traditional attires for body coverage and adornment. Their dressing is part of...

DJ Oskido Has Has Been Married Twice At His Age – All About His Current Wife Mathapelo

In the South African entertainment scene, DJ Oskido is one of the celebrities that everyone is interested in knowing everything about. The Kwaito pioneer,...