Mbongeni Ngema Dies in Car Accident

Legendary playwright, actor and singer-songwriter Mbongeni Ngema has died after being involved in a car accident. This is according to a statement that was released by his family on Wednesday, 27 December 2023. The statement reads as follows: “It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of our beloved brother, father, husband and a patriot, Mbongeni Ngema. “Ngema was killed in a head-on car accident whilst returning from attending a funeral in Lusi... Read more »
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By Staff Writer On Tuesday, December 12th, 2023

Zahara Dies at 36 Following Illness

Award-winning singer-songwriter Bulelwa Mkutukana, popularly known as Zahara, has passed away at the age of 36, three weeks after being admitted to hospital in Johannesburg for a yet to be disclosed medical con... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Friday, November 24th, 2023

Oscar Pistorius Granted Parole

South African former Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius will soon be a free man after being granted parole by the Correctional Supervision and Parole Board on Friday, 24 November 2023. According to a statement... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Friday, November 10th, 2023

Ukhozi FM Presenter Irvin Sihlophe Dies at 42 After Suffering Major Stroke

Ukhozi FM listeners are reeling in shock following the news of the passing of the station’s long-serving presenter Xolile Irvin Sihlophe, also known as “DJ Amen”. According to the station̵... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Friday, November 3rd, 2023

Ngizwe Mchunu Acquitted of All Charges by the Randburg Court

Former Ukhozi FM presenter Ngizwe Mlando Mchunu has been acquitted of all charges by the Randburg Magistrate’s Court. Mchunu was facing charges of inciting public unrest and contravening covid-19 regulations ... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Wednesday, October 18th, 2023

Linda Sibiya Joins EFF Two Days After Adv. Busisiwe Mkhwebane

Former Ukhozi FM presenter Linda “Mr Magic” Sibiya has ditched the ANC and joined Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) ahead of the 2024 elections. The announcement was made on Twitter (X) on Wednesday m... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Tuesday, September 26th, 2023

Zoleka Mandela Dies at 43 After Long Cancer Battle

Author and activist Zoleka Mandela has passed away at the age of 43 following a long battle with cancer. According to a statement released by her family on Tuesday morning, the granddaughter of Nelson Mandela a... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Tuesday, September 5th, 2023

King Bhaka Predicts Impending Death of Prominent Person in KZN

Controversial traditional healer Zamokwakhe “King Bhaka” Nzama has predicted that a prominent KwaZulu-Natal public figure will die in the near future. In a YouTube video posted two weeks ago, Nzama,... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Monday, June 19th, 2023

Sbu Buthelezi Agrees to Pay Back Investors After Being Apprehended by Isikebhe

Former Ukhozi FM presenter Sbu Buthelezi has allegedly agreed to pay back the money he owes his clients after being apprehended and confronted by members of Isikebhe Community Forum at his home in Nquthu. Ilang... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Sunday, June 11th, 2023

The Top 20 Comrades Marathon 2023 Winners

The 96th Comrades Marathon has come and gone. The race, which was a down-run, was won by South African runner Tete Dijana for the second year in a row, with a record-breaking time of 05:13:58. Piet Wiersma (Net... Read more »