Bra Boikie's death leaves a huge void

THE spear has fallen, signalling the end of an era as the South African TV, film and theatre industry bids farewell to the doyen of black performing arts, Boikie Mohlamme.  

Arthur and Kelly make sweet music

KWAITO king Arthur Mafokate and singer Kelly Khumalo are an item.  

Khanyi Dhlomo pays back R34.1 million NEF loan

Khanyi Dhlomo has paid back a R34.1 million NEF loan granted for the establishment of luxury boutique Luminance, the Sunday Times reported  

Lesotho PM flees to SA after coup

 Lesotho Prime Minister Tom Thabane confirmed that the military had seized power in a coup in the tiny kingdom and that he had fled to neighbouring South Africa in fear of his life.  

Thuli fears for her life

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela says she is deeply concerned about her safety and intends to approach the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) over the matter, reports the Sunday Independent.  

Comedian faces charges for being called k*****

Comedian Tol Ass Mo is facing charges of intimidation after a white man called him K****.  

Sello Maake is SA's highest paid actor – report

Actor Sello Maake Ka Ncube together with Jamie Bartlett and Moshidi Motshegwa are among the highest paid actors in South Africa, this is according to DRUM Magazine.  

Twitter war between Generations actor and Anele Mda

Gender activist Anele Mda and axed Generations actor Thami Mngqolo had a go at each other on Twitter earlier this week.  

Tbo Touch accused of Xenophobia

The presenter, known as Tbo Touch, apparently spoke about Nigerians and other artists who were late for appointments or did not turn up.  

‘You have one shot and it must be a kill shot’ – Shabangu to cops

Former mineral resources minister Susan Shabangu gave police a "licence to kill" at Marikana in August 2012, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard.  

Thuli Madonsela, ANC trade blows

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela shared her thoughts during ANC presser on her twitter page.  

Mariah Carey: Nick Cannon works too hard

Mariah Carey is reportedly ''heartbroken'' over her separation from Nick Cannon but blames his insistence on working so hard for their problems.  

Hlaudi is a pathetic liar: Mthethwa

 SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng is a liar, the general secretary of the Creative Workers Union of SA said.  

Dalinyebo takes his fight to court

The Mthatha High Court will next month hear Abathembu King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo's application to interdict President Jacob Zuma from removing him as a king.  

Nkandla committee hits deadlock

The first sitting of the new parliamentary committee on Nkandla hit a deadlock between the ANC and opposition on Friday, as the latter refused to elect a chairperson until the mandate is reworked to expressly include the public protector's findings.  

Bey-Jay divorce rumours a ''Jedi mind trick''

Beyonce Knowles' father Matthew has claimed his daughter and Jay Z's divorce rumours were a ''Jedi mind trick'' to ''ignite'' ticket sales.  

Mr and Mrs Pitt! Angelina and Brad's secret wedding

Mr and Mrs Pitt! Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt — one of Hollywood’s most famous and powerful supercouples — are now husband and wife.  

50 Cent bets Floyd Mayweather to read

Rapper 50 Cent is a beef stirrer. He has challenged boxer Floyd Mayweather to read one full page of a Harry Potter book “out loud.  

Shocking working conditions on Generations set

Besides being paid small change, Generations actors are also crying foul about terrible working conditions.  

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