Articles containing the tag ‘radio
By Staff Writer On Monday, October 22nd, 2018

Linda Sibiya May Return to Ukhozi FM Following Withdrawal of Fraud Case

There is a possibility of Linda “Mr Magic” Sibiya returning to Ukhozi FM in the near future following the withdrawal of his fraud case against Edcon last month. Sibiya was fired in 2014 after being ... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018

SATMA Awards 2018 Winners

Below is a comprehensive list of winners of the 13th South African Traditional Music Achievement (SATMA) Awards which were held at the Mmabatho Convention Centre in the North West Province during the weekend of... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Sunday, May 15th, 2016

South African Musicians Welcome the SABC’s 90% Local Music Decision

Earlier this week the SABC announced that as of the 12th of May, its radio stations, which command millions of listeners, will play 90% local music. “Following extensive and successful engagements with so... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Friday, December 11th, 2015

Shadrack Ngema to be Laid to Rest on Saturday

Former radio announcer and actor Bhekinkosi Shadrack Ngema, who died from a heart attack last week, will be laid to rest on Saturday (12 December 2015) at Ndwedwe, north of Durban. His funeral service will be h... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Sunday, December 6th, 2015

Shadrack Ngema Dies at the Age of 65

Veteran actor and retired broadcaster Bhekinkosi Shadrack Ngema has died at the age of 65. He died on Saturday, 05 December 2015, at Mshiyeni Hospital in Umlazi from a heart-related illness. In a telephone inte... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015

Woman Mauled to Death by Lion at Joburg Zoo

It is being reported that an American tourist who was on holiday in South Africa has been mauled to death by a lion following unsafe practices when she and her family were game viewing at a lion park in Johanne... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Thursday, February 26th, 2015

Saba Mbixane Dies at the Age of 54 Following a Motorbike Accident

Popular Umhlobo Wenene FM DJ Saba Mbixane (54) has died after being involved in a motorbike accident earlier this month in his hometown of Mount Frere, Eastern Cape. It is reported that Mbixane sustained critic... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

Linda Sibiya Expected to Join Vuma FM in July

Linda “Mr Magic” Sibiya’s fans will be thrilled to hear that the popular radio DJ might be back on the air waves in two weeks’ time. Last week, on the 12th, Isolezwe Newspaper reported t... Read more »
By Ntokozo Sindane On Sunday, August 11th, 2013

SANDU Investigates Case of Soldier Who Froze to Death at Army Base

The army is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a military recruit at an Oudtshoorn military base. The body of the soldier was found at his station on Thursday morning. The cause of death a... Read more »
By Liso Donaldson On Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

I’m not crazy I’m just a little unwell

With great power comes great responsibility, said by someone in one of the Spiderman movies. I’d like to know what comes with great age. Not that I’m implying that 20 something or even 30 something is a ‘... Read more »