Africa Entertainment In The News

Metrofile to buy Kenyan records management company

JOHANNESBURG, December 11–  South Africa’s information management firm Metrofile said on Monday it had concluded a deal to acquire the entire issued share capital of Kenya’s G4S Secure Data Solutions, the largest records company in East Africa, for approximately R281.4 million.   “The transaction is a strategic move which will increase Metrofile’s footprint in Africa […]

Entertainment In The News South Africa

Torrential rains wash out the greatest annual gospel concert in SA

Solly Makganoto   Multi-Award winning gospel artists, Benjamin Dube, Dr Tumi and Winnie Mashaba failed to perform at the annual Praise and Worship Gospel Concert in Burgersfort, Limpopo on Saturday, 25 November due to severe weather conditions. Event organiser Bruce Kgapane profusely apologised to fans for the eventual cancellation of the concert, citing that everyone’s […]

Entertainment In The News South Africa

Female SA celebrity cast in new block buster She is King

JOHANNESBURG, November 28 – The queen of bling Khanyi Mbau, award-winning actor and choreographer Khabonina Qubeka, rising Idols star Gugu Zulu, and up-coming rapper Mandisa Nduna are among the South Africans named to star in ‘She is King’, the new film by Gersh Kgamedi. “The film is filled with remarkable female characters across different generations because […]

Entertainment Lead South Africa

Congratulations pour in for new Miss Universe Nel-Peters

JOHANNESBURG, November 27 – Messages of congratulations continue to pour in for Miss South Africa Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters after she won the 66th Miss Universe pageant at Planet Hollywood hotel-casino in Las Vegas latte Sunday (early Monday morning South African time).     Nel-Peters became only the second South African to win the title after Margaret Gardiner, who triumphed in 1978. […]