History & Culture

Speak Afrikaans? Here Are 10 Facts That Make You A True Afrikaner

At the south-most point of the African continent lies the Boers who are popularly known as Afrikaners. They speak Afrikaans, a language that has been considered most beautiful and easy to learn by most of its admirers. It is a...

Popular Afrikaans Names and their Meanings

Afrikaans is one of the native languages of South Africa that is, however, spoken mostly by the Dutch settlers in the country. The language is made up of both Bantu, Malay, Portuguese and Khoisan languages, but an estimated 90...

How Johannesburg Became The Most Unfriendly City In The World

Johannesburg, also known as the City of Gold, Jo'burg, eGoli, or Jozi, is the largest city in South Africa. In a recent survey conducted by Conde Nast Traveler magazine in August 2014, Johannesburg was named world's unfriendliest city. Despite...

Interesting Details About South African Xenophobic Attack: Causes And Casualties

With South Africa, there is always an issue to contend with. From apartheid to democracy and now its xenophobia. Before 1994, foreigners faced violence and discrimination especially from the institutionalized racism of apartheid. At the end of apartheid, we expected...

15 South African Slang Phrases Really Need To Know

If you are travelling to South Africa, or you are just interested in knowing a little more about the land of Mandela, it is important to acquaint yourself with some of the commonest slang terms and phrases the people...

30 Things That Annoy South Africans the Most

Either stressed or offended, South Africans are kind of programmed every day with plenty opportunities to get angry. Anger is never without a reason, anybody can get angry as it's increasingly quite easier to be annoyed. However, being angered for...

Remembering Steve Bantu Biko: Here’s Malema’s Touching Tribute + 10 Lesser-Known Facts

Every year on 12th September, South Africa commemorates the death of Steve Bantu Biko, who died naked on a mat, on a stone floor prison cell after he was tortured by bloodthirsty apartheid police. It's more than 40 years since...

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The 20 Richest Musicians in South Africa and their Net Worth

It is never unusual to find people wondering who the richest musicians in South Africa might be. This is...

Meet All of Benjamin Dube’s Sons From Buhle to Mthokozisi

Benjamin Dube is a reputable gospel singer whose music ministry has been a blessing not only to people but...

20 South Africa’s Biggest and Most Shocking Celebrity Breakups

When celebrities start dating, it is always full of so much love and romance at the beginning. The whole...

The Gist On Nasty C’s Net Worth and The Cars He Drives

Nasty C's net worth and the cars he drives are borne out of the accomplished South African rapper's greatness...

How to Login to Showmax, Link to Your TV or Activate it on DStv Premium

With the variety of amazing South African TV series, movies, and other entertainment channels available on the platform, there...

Exploring Nomcebo Zikode’s Biography and Age Milestones

Before now, the name of Nomcebo Zikode may not ring any bell even in some parts of South Africa. However, thanks to her involvement...

Dissecting Yolanda Mvelase’s Age and The Love Story That Made Her Kwesta’s Wife

Everyone loves to hear a good love story, especially, one with a happy ending which seems to be the case for -year-old Yolanda Mvelase...

Sordid Details Of Thabile Dube’s Time as Benjamin Dube’s Wife

Thabile Dube is a beautiful, vibrant, and hard-working woman who is best considered the Dube ministry's first lady. She used to be a huge...

Revelations About Busiswa’s Child, Baby Daddy and Physical Abuse Scandal

In 2019, Busiswa Gqulu, and her baby daddy, Katlego Mlangeni, were in the news but not for a good reason. There were stories about...

A Full Look At Nomcebo Zikode’s New Songs and Musical Career So Far

Nomcebo Zikode is one South African musician who has held the world spellbound with her strong musical sense, especially in the viral song Jerusalama,...