Latest News for: Soweto life


From Kaizer Chiefs to Gayton McKenzie: Mzansi pays tribute to late Stanley ‘Screamer’ Tshabalala

Independent online (SA) 12 Jul 2024
Born in Orlando East, Soweto in 1949, Tshabalala started his sporting life as a boxer, but found his true passion in football ... and his life was central to the development of football in South Africa.

‘Even Jordan doesn’t have his face on a sneaker’: How Stan Smith became both a tennis ...

CNN 11 Jul 2024
“‘68 was a tumultuous year worldwide with the Vietnam War going on and people protesting, first equal rights and of course in South Africa, things were going on that made our inner-city areas look ...

Pan African upgrades full-year guidance buoyed by soaring gold price

Independent online (SA) 10 May 2024
... per month of feed material, compared to the current design capacity of 800 000 tons per month, resulting in a life-of-mine of 21 years for the combined Mogale and Soweto Cluster resources,” it said.

Dingaan Thobela, the Rose of Soweto, a champion till the bell - Andile Lungisa

Independent online (SA) 02 May 2024
Today, as we look back on the life and legacy of Dingaan the "Rose of Soweto" Thobela, let us remember not just the champion who reigned supreme in the ring, but the man who stood tall as a symbol of ...

World of Words: “Innards” dissects our discomfort with the past

Stanford Daily 30 Apr 2024
In “World of Words,” Breanna Burke reviews international books as a way to explore different cultures and perspectives on life ... Set in the city of Soweto, Makhene brings the historical setting of each story to life with a meticulous level of detail ... .

Foals’ Yannis Philippakis tells us about The Yaw and his record with Tony Allen: “Our ...

NME 16 Apr 2024
“I was just broken by the end of the tour, and the idea of schlepping my guitar and going to Paris for a session seemed insane, but I was encouraged to go and it changed my life. It was one of the best musical experiences of my life.”.

Elections 2024: Party leaders promise to crack whip on illegal immigration and porous borders, if elected

Independent online (SA) 31 Mar 2024
“Abahambe, Hambani,” these were some of the screams directed at foreign nationals from McKenzie during the party’s manifesto launch at Orlando Stadium in Soweto last year.

Rhulani Mokwena wants more from Thembinkosi Lorch after Nedbank Cup brace

Independent online (SA) 18 Mar 2024
𝐅𝐓 . 𝐒𝐮𝐧𝐝𝐨𝐰𝐧𝐬 2️⃣-0️⃣ 𝐌𝐚𝐫𝐢𝐭𝐳𝐛𝐮𝐫𝐠 𝐔𝐧𝐢𝐭𝐞𝐝 ... The 30-year-old has made a brilliant start to life as a Sundowns player since moving to the champions from Soweto giants Orlando Pirates half way through the season ... 𝐒𝐨𝐦𝐞𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐡𝐚𝐝 𝐭𝐨 𝐠𝐢𝐯𝐞 ⚽ ... IOL Sport .

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

This Day 17 Mar 2024
Life & Style .. A Soweto Love Story seems to be a delayed Christmas rom-com burst on the scene on February 14, with a rich ensemble cast and a love story for the ages ... A Soweto Love Story follows ...

Craig Urbani sings the praises of ‘The Sound of Music’

Independent online (SA) 23 Jan 2024
He explained ... I had so many people walking up to me saying ... He added ... Where ... This international production, celebrating the life of Princess Nandi of Elangeni, is a must-see at Soweto Theatre from January 25 to 28 ... Gibson Kente Theatre at Soweto Theatre ... .

Mbalula’s former spokesperson Ayanda Allie joins Build One South Africa

Independent online (SA) 16 Jan 2024
Allie has been appointed communications head and will also be a parliamentary candidate for the political outfit representing the Soweto constituency ... in Soweto ... Her work in Soweto has been admirable.

Garth Field gets to ‘Beat It’ as he channels the King of Pop in tribute show

Independent online (SA) 16 Jan 2024
I’ve been performing all my life since the tender age of 5 ... Field said ... This international production, celebrating the life of Princess Nandi of Elangeni, is a must-see at Soweto Theatre from January 25 to 28 ... Gibson Kente Theatre at Soweto Theatre ... .

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