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Africa Rising

Netflix’s Kings of Joburg

When Mogomotsi “Mo” Masire (Zolisa Xaluva) is released from prison, he is forced to choose between honouring his responsibilities to the Kings of Joburg or escaping a life of crime to be with the woman he loves. Mogomotsi is influenced by his brother, Simon “Vader” Masire (Shona Ferguson), who persuades him to rather honour his […]

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Africa Rising

Miss SA Top 5 Finalist : Thato Mosehle

Name: Thato Mosehle Region: Stilfontein, North West Province but I recently moved to Klerksdorp. Age: 25 (Born April 6, 1995) Occupation: Medical Doctor, currently completing my internship at the Klerksdorp-Tshepong Hospital complex. I obtained my MBCHB degree at the University of the Free State in 2018. I aspire to become an anaesthesiologist one day. I’m a part time make […]

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Africa Rising

Zozibini Tunzi in running for ’African Social Star of 2020’ honour at E! People’s Choice Awards

While Zozi (full name Zozibini) Tunzi is currently in New York, US, she was happy to jump onto a call to chat about being nominated in the “African Social Star of 2020” category for the upcoming E! People’s Choice Awards. She is in the running with social media star and model Karl Kugelmann; rapper, actress […]

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Africa Rising

SENEGAL: Akon City, the Green City Project is launched at a cost of $6 billion

Akon City is on track. The real estate project carried by the Senegalese-American RnB singer Akon was recently launched near Mbodième, a small coastal village in western Senegal. The artist recently held a press briefing in the Senegalese capital Dakar to announce the launch of this sustainable construction project inspired by Wakanda, the name of […]

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African Fashion

Mantsho x H&M: Making fashion history

Last year, Palesa Mokubung, founder and creative director of the local fashion label Mantsho, received a call that would change the trajectory of her business. Swedish giant retailer H&M wanted to partner with Mantsho to release a collection celebrating the elegance and vibrancy of Africa, with modern edgy designs created for the stylish confident woman […]