Entertainment In The News South Africa

Radio and television personality Redi Tlhabi joins SABC

JOHANNESBURG, October 3  – Former Talk Radio 702 presenter, Redi Tlhabi, is joining the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), the public broadcaster announced on Wednesday. “Thlabi is set to host a new current affairs show named Unfiltered, launching on Sunday,” said SABC spokesperson, Neo Momodu, in a statement. The show will air on 7 October at […]

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Radio station fires popular DJ for offensive language

OHANNESBURG, October 2  – Popular radio DJ Sasha Martinengo has been fired by Hot 91.9 FM for calling Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema a “monkey” on air. The station’s managing director Lloyd Madurai said the incident happened during a breakfast show at the Gauteng radio station early Tuesday, where Martinengo said ”And people […]

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American stand-up comedian and actor Dave Chappelle is coming to South Africa

Solly Makganoto American stand-up comedian and actor Dave Chappelle will be preforming in South Africa for the very first time. The announcement was made by Live Nation Comedy in association with Real Comedy on Tuesday. Chappelle will be performing in three cities: Cape Town on 27 November 2018 at the Grand Arena, GrandWest Durban on 4 December […]

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Bench warrant issued for TV personality Bonang Matheba

JOHANNESBURG, September 27 – The fraud case against television personality Bonang Matheba was postponed on Thursday at the Specialised Commercial Crimes Court due to her being out of the country, and a bench warrant has subsequently been issued. State prosecutor Duduzile Robertse said Matheba was served on September 10 and she only received the invite to […]