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South Africa: Deputy Minister Pam Tshwete meets community members in Doornbach and Joe Slovo informal settlements

Capital Ethiopia 05 Apr 2024
Accordingly, the Minister of Social Development, Lindiwe Zulu, who was also attending to fire victims indicated that the South African Social Security Agency was already on the ground to provide much-needed relief.

South Africa’s Ambitious Amapiano Hitmaker Tyla Makes Her Bid For Pop Superstardom

Stereogum 29 Mar 2024
The hypnotic “Getting Late,” featuring producer Kooldrink, got Tyla noticed on the South African scene and caught the attention of afrobeats curators, as well as Epic Records.

‘It’s sunny, with music bumping, and everyone in ripped clothing’: how Tyla set a new pop mood

The Observer 25 Mar 2024
This level of cut-through isn’t common for South African ... Water fused R&B, pop and amapiano – a South African genre forged from house, kwaito, Zulu rhythmic traditions and touches of jazz.

A Late Christmas Love Story… But Just in Time for Val Adesegun Ade-Martins

This Day 17 Mar 2024
This South African Netflix original film stars Lunga Shabalala, Duduzile Ngcobo playing Bongekile, and Sparky Xulu, among others ... Especially, the way South Africans speak Zulu and English in movies lends itself to naturalness.

The rockers putting their Blackness at the fore of hardcore and punk

The Observer 17 Mar 2024
... incorporated into their lyrics and aesthetics the theme of Black liberation, which Zulu frontman Anaiah Rasheed Muhammad defined as “pure freedom … for all Africans and Black people around the world”.

32 Amazing Movies Set In Africa

Cinema Blend 13 Mar 2024
In 1984, a little South African film took the United States by storm ... Paramount Pictures)Zulu. One of the most consequential battles in South African history is the Battle of Isandlwana, between British colonialists and the Zulu nation.

Sunday racing preview: Ed Watson Southwell tips

Sporting Life 09 Mar 2024
African Spirit, Bravo Zulu and Serengeti Sunrise are the three previous winners in the line-up ... If we’re stabbing in the dark in terms of their readiness for this assignment, then gut feeling tells me AFRICAN SPIRIT is the one with the most potential.

Jacob Zuma’s latest statements are ‘a form of populism’

Independent online (SA) 02 Mar 2024
More recently, the EFF and the African Transformation Movement supported him on a RET ticket and therefore a leftist ideology ... Over time, Zuma included in his personal value system a strong African nationalist or Zulu sentiment.

ANC tells youth its the R350 grant for now, as talks continue over basic income grant

Independent online (SA) 01 Mar 2024
The ANC’s NEC member Lindiwe Zulu says the process of transferring the R350 unemployment grant to a basic income grant has yet to be concluded. Zulu has also urged the public not to see the grant as an overall comprehensive social security.

‘Throw me something, mister!’ Mardi Gras reignites a homegrown passion for parties, parades

Lima Ohio 01 Mar 2024
By long tradition, the most prized throw in all of Mardi Gras is a coconut from Zulu. They are tossed out during the Mardi Gras morning parade put on by the Krewe of Zulu, which was founded by Black men and first rolled in 1909.

MSU African Society to celebrate humanity at Cultural Night on Sunday

Victoria Advocate 23 Feb 2024
This year’s theme is “Ubunbtu,” which comes from the Zulu and Xhosa languages of South Africa and means, “I am because you are,” said Ayomide Foluso, president of the MSU African Society.

FlySafair celebrates the love of flying and South Africa through art on new cabins interior designs

Independent online (SA) 21 Feb 2024
... tapped into her rich cultural heritage for her artwork, the inclusion of Zulu and Ndebele patterns, as well as elephants, which, to her, represent the resilience and humility of South African people.

FlySafair brings colour to their cabins with new interior designs that celebrate South Africa

Mail Guardian South Africa 20 Feb 2024
Sithebe’s piece for FlySafair draws on her passion for her heritage by including Zulu and Ndebele patterns, as well as elephants, which, to her, represent the resilience and humility of South African people.

Ladysmith Black Mambazo: ‘sheer joy and love’

Rutland Herald 17 Feb 2024
Joseph Shabalala was based on the melody of a Zulu wedding song. Along with “Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes,” both songs brought South African choral music to an international audience ... Songs from Our South African Church’,” Mazibuko said.