Thu, Apr 15, 2021

my octupus teacher wins bafta award

WATCH Tearful, Excited Speech for My Octopus Teacher’s BAFTA Win

South Africa's  beloved My Octopus Teacher won one of the most coveted prizes at the BAFTA Film Awards 2021 in London on Sunday... scooping...

South African Director’s Movie “Love and Monsters” Gets Oscar Nomination

The South African film director Michael Matthews, who directed the critically praised "Five Fingers for Marseilles," has seen his first film for Hollywood, the...
Chad-le-Clos-and-Ethan-du-Preez TSA

Chad Le Clos Sees Off Teen to Win at National Championships

South African swimming champion Chad le Clos has won the battle of the ages, claiming the men’s 200m butterfly title at the National Championships...
Honeymoon Couple Rescued in Beetle with Lions 2 Metres Away, in Kgalagadi

Honeymoon Couple Rescued in Beetle with Lions 2 Metres Away, in...

A romantic honeymoon in Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park in the Kalahari, South Africa, nearly turned into a heart-stopping disaster when the newly wed couple's gorgeous...

3 South African TV Shows Head to International Market Event

The Showmax series "DAM" as well as two M-Net crime series, "Lioness" and "Legacy," will be presented at next week's international TV marketplace in...
rollout vaccines

Second Phase of Mass Vaccination to Begin on 17 May

Health Minister, Dr Zweli Mkhize, has announced that the second phase of South Africa's vaccination rollout will begin on 17 May. This, he said, is...
Campaign Launched to Award Black South African WW2 Soldier a Victoria Cross Medal

Campaign Launched for Black South African WW2 Soldier to Receive Victoria...

A British man has launched a petition to allow a black South African hero from World War II to finally - and posthumously -...
South Africa Signs Deal with Pfizer for 20 Million Vaccines

South Africa Signs Deal with Pfizer for 20 Million Vaccines

South Africa has signed a deal for the procurement of 20 million doses of Pfizer vaccines. According to the announcement made by Health Minister, Dr...
SAHPRA registers the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine

SA Registers Johnson & Johnson Vaccine, While AstraZeneca Doubt Persists

The South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA) says it has registered the COVID-19 Johnson & Johnson vaccine, known as Janssen, with conditions. “This registration...
Mongooses Rescued After 'Hitching' a Ride to Pretoria

WATCH 30 Mongooses Rescued After ‘Hitching’ a 170km Ride to Pretoria

Thirty Banded Mongooses that inadvertently 'hitched' a ride from Mabula Game Lodge for 170km to a house in Silverlakes, Pretoria, have been successfully rescued...