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The story of legendary King Shaka Zulu makes it on to Netflix as film earns ...

Independent online (SA) 13 Aug 2022
“I want people to appreciate an African story, told 100% by an African without external influence.”The award-winning animation film, which began streaming on global giant streaming service company, Netflix at the beginning of the month, is a short animation film about the great Zulu king Shaka and his empire.

Women’s Arts Festival

Independent online (SA) 06 Aug 2022
The festival offers events and productions across all venues in the Playhouse complex ... Tickets are R90 ... Nguni Shades-themed “My African Dream” celebrates the spirit of ubuntu and showcases elegant African fashion, while Hlengiwe Dube, specialist author of the culture and language of Zulu beadwork, will show her work.

Nude sculpture with a snake that stood at a former Confederate site has been removed

The Grio 05 Aug 2022
Simone Leigh’s “Sentinel” statue, part of an international fest that included artists of the African diaspora, will be returned to her ... Leigh’s black, bronze sculpture, a nude woman’s form with a cupped head, may be an allusion to the ceremonial spoons of the southern African indigenous nation, the Zulu.

LOOK: Qwabe twins get tongues wagging with wedding snaps

Independent online (SA) 05 Aug 2022
The Qwabe twins shot to fame when they auditioned for the reality competition and reached the Top 10 before their dramatic exit after one of the twins (Virginia) was eliminated ... The caption read ... A few days ago, the twins posted a clip of Big >Zulu accompanied by an audio to a song they are collaborating on with the South African rapper ... .

Lindiwe Zulu reiterates ANC’s firm stance on One China Policy

Independent online (SA) 02 Aug 2022
Lindiwe Zulu, chairperson for the African National Congress’s Subcommittee on International Relations, briefed the media at the 6 th ANC National Policy Conference on 30 July ... We make it very clear that ANC stands very firm on One China Policy,” Zulu said ... Xi made the remarks during his phone conversation with South African President Cyril Ramaphosa.

How US foreign aid could save more lives

Vox 01 Aug 2022
(To be sure, these problems exist across international granting organizations, and both small organizations and USAID administrators have acknowledged the high barriers to entry and importance of greater inclusion .) Eliya Zulu, executive director of the African Institute for ...

South Africa: 82 suspects arrested after a mass rape

Free West Media 31 Jul 2022
“Zama-zama” is a local South African Zulu language term which means “to try again” or “take a chance.” The term actually refers to illegal miners who work in discontinued mines ... Members of Krugersdorp Sector 9 Community Policing Forum (CPF), a civilian body, have compelled the South African Police Service (SAPS) to arrest zama-zama’s.

Festival where books are not for the birds

Independent online (SA) 30 Jul 2022
One of the highlights will be a talk by Prof Noleen Turner, an avid bird watcher and retired professor of African Languages at UKZN. She will speak on her two books on the Zulu names of birds ‒ Amagana Ezinyoni ‒ the Zulu names of birds and The Birds of KwaZulu-Natal and Their Zulu Names.

The most striking uniforms at Commonwealth Games 2022: from Tonga to South Africa

The National 29 Jul 2022
Working with a team of young designers such as Sandile Sikhakhane, Mbali Zulu, Sipho Lushaba and Nompumelelo Mjadu, the uniforms were created to showcase "all things South African", including the discovery of diamonds, South African royalty and the colours of the country's flag, the countries sports federation said ... ....

What Taiwan Can Learn from Mandela

Bitter Winter English 27 Jul 2022
The South African leader admitted his mistakes and learned from his errors—something that seems more difficult in the Taiwanese context ... Many South African Communists had attacked the Zulu chief Mangosuthu Buthelezi as a traitor of the anti-apartheid cause for his staunch anti-Communism and moderate attitudes.

No arrests in R89.5m cybercrime fraud from Sassa funds

Independent online (SA) 26 Jul 2022
Cape Town - No arrests have been made in connection with the R89.5million stolen in a cybercrime fraud from the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) accounts in Postbank last year. This was revealed by Social Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu when she was responding to parliamentary questions from IFP MP Liezl van der Merwe.

Assays reveal multiple high-grade zones at Premier’s Zulu project

Mining Weekly 26 Jul 2022
Diversified explorer and developer Premier African Minerals reports that recent drilling at its ...

Akon Brings Jollof, Music & Food Festival To Atlanta

Vibe Magazine 24 Jul 2022
E Cool, Kash, Fly, Vque, Mix Masta Chu, Chicca, Smashkash, Sam Q, Nani, Shine the Best, Mix Masta Zulu and Dancer Vybz. “We wanted to highlight the power of the West African culture through the Atlanta Jollof and Music Festival,” said Akon ... The festival is inspired by African culture, music, and food.

Grammy award-winning composer Mthandeni Mvelase has died

Independent online (SA) 22 Jul 2022
Multi-instrumentalist and composer Mthandeni Mvelase, the man behind the soundtrack of the long-running South African TV series “Muvhango”, has died ... His crowning moment came in 2018 when he won a Grammy award for production work on Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s album, “Shaka Zulu Revisited.

Khatron Ke Khiladi 12: After Mr. Faisu & Nishant Bhat, Rubina Dilaik shares a fun ...

Pinkvilla 22 Jul 2022
rubina_with_africans_main.jpg ... But, along with the daring stunts, the contestants are also seen having fun in Cape Town ... She recently shared a video on her Instagram handle, grooving on an Afro dance number with some African locals. In the video, Rubina is seen jumping with joy along with two Africans, and in the caption, she wrote, “Zulu” ... Mr.

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