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Why Gold Plated Roses Are Fast Becoming a Rising Unique Trend in Gift Giving

Gold plated roses are real roses which get cut using a special technique and are then preserved in a protective shield of gold. This increases the lifespan of those roses. The recent years have seen a significant rise in...

Sex Robots Facts: 7 Intriguing Things You Never Knew

It is believed that by 2050, sex robots would be very popular and they may even be fully accepted and integrated into the human society. For now, however, they remain distant. Interestingly, many companies are joining in the competition of...

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It’s been a tumultuous ride over here of late – with the economy taking a beating and echoes of corruption swirling around President Zuma. Whether the dumped motion of no confidence against Jacob Zuma will lead to more stability...

Does South Africa Have a Gambling Problem?

The answer to the question does South Africa have a gambling problem is both yes and no. Yes, South Africa has its share of problem gamblers, i.e. gamblers that suffer from addiction issues and who as a result gamble with...

5 Practical Ways To Survive A Zombie Apocalypse

With the direction the world is going today, everyone is talking about a possible 'end of the world', it may come as Armageddon, we might just end up killing each other or there's the chance that there might be...

Baccarat Games: Implications of Not Playing By the Rules

Baccarat is a simple popular casino game irrespective of how unorthodox the name sounds. It is nothing but a card game that is played with a typical 52-card deck. Needless to mention, it is an age-old casino game that...

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...

The Truth About Marikana Massacre: Everything You Need To Know

The Marikana Massacre is one of two of South Africa's most gruesome cases of its police using lethal force on civilians. The incident occurred between the dates of August 10 and September 20, 2012, when striking workers at a...

Behold! Top 12 Mzansi’s Sexiest According to Sowetan

As promised, Sowetan has revealed the much-awaited Top 12 Mzansi's Sexiest after putting into consideration votes from readers. Meanwhile, some of the chosen 12 have expressed their excitement with some sharing their idea of sexy. We figured you'll like to...

Sol Kerzner – Giving Accountants a Good Name

Accountants sometimes get a bad name. There is a stereotype that insists that they are fairly uninteresting individuals, not given to making much of a splash, let alone grabbing the headlines, or even - heaven forbid - taking the...

17 Cheap Holiday Destinations For South African Travellers

With the Rand in a not-so-great state at the moment and our politicians determined to fill their pockets and empty the treasury, personal treasuries have become well guarded nests to be carefully allocated to the most important things. South Africans...

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Meet Kaizer Chiefs New Signings for 2021/2022 Season

Kaizer Chiefs have been making impressive waves in the Premier Soccer League since its establishment on January 7th, 1970....

Uzalo Actors and their Ages

Uzalo holds the record as one of the most-watched (if not the most-watched) soap operas in South Africa. The...

Who Is Nonkanyiso Conco? Truths About Jacob Zuma’s Estranged Baby Mama

Nonkanyiso Conco is a South African businesswoman, reality TV star, philanthropist, and radio presenter. Though she has made a...

Vusi Thembekwayo’s Net Worth Sources and The Cars He Drives

With the aim to provide lasting solutions to Africa's economic issues, Vusi Thembekwayo has grown to become one of...

Who is Mxolisi Zuma? Meet Kate Mantsho and Jacob Zuma’s Son?

Mxolisi Zuma is a South African businessman and son of an influential politician in the country. His father Jacob...