24 April

South African history: What happened on 24 April?

By Hennely Nel 24-04-23 09:25

Take a look at what happened on this day, 24 April in history. From a variety of achievements and milestones throughout human history, to groundbreaking inventions and events that shaped the world we live in today. Here is a look at some of the most notable events that happened on this day ON THIS DAY: 24 […]

World Travel Market puts African tourism on the map

World Travel Market puts African tourism on the map

By Fazila Olla 04-04-23 11:19

World Travel Market Africa (WTM), the continent’s leading and only B2B exhibition for both inbound and outbound travel and tourism markets, kicked off at the CTICC on Monday. More than 7 000 delegates from over 100 countries, including tourism industry professionals, exhibitors, buyers and media, are currently in Cape Town for three days of trade, […]

KFC Award

South African franchisee wins international award for best customer experience

By Jenni Baxter 22-03-23 16:33

We all know South African hospitality is world class, and now a South African fast-food franchisee has won an award to prove it! The Pretoria-based franchisee, Gunret Foods, has won the Award for Distinctive and Delightful Customer Experience at this year’s KFC International Franchise Convention which was held in Singapore. The South African franchisee came out […]

The Cape Town Carnival street extravaganza is back

Cape Town Carnival street extravaganza is back

By Fazila Olla 15-03-23 11:57

The Cape Town Carnival, one of the Mother City’s most popular street festivals, returns to its classic format for the first time in four years. Join thousands in celebrating diversity, culture, the arts, and community at the extravaganza. More than 1 600 performers are set to take centre stage at the Cape Town Carnival’s first street […]

South Africans invited to join André de Ruyter conversation on Zoom

South Africans invited to join André de Ruyter conversation on Zoom

By Jenni Baxter 27-02-23 12:17

With all eyes on André de Ruyter at the moment, South Africans around the world have the opportunity next week to join a zoom session live with the former group chief executive of Eskom. UPDATE: Unfortunately the event has been cancelled. Organisers said: “Given the developments over the past week, Andre de Ruyter is no longer […]

Anel and James Alexander host special needs benefit concert

South Africans in Hollywood Host Concert for Special Children and Families

By SAPeople 12-12-20 15:21

Well-known South African actors and filmmakers Anel and James Alexander will be hosting a beautiful benefit show, all the way from their home in Hollywood! Local and international artists like Rubber Duc, Nathan Smith, Ziya, Christiaan Baartman, Sincerely Anne, Petronel Baard, Brad + Nicole (from the USA) and Stefan Jansen have given up their time, […]

Cape Town Sevens

Pandemic Causes Cancellation Of Cape Town Rugby Sevens

By Guest Contributor 29-07-20 13:34

The Cape Town leg of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series – provisionally scheduled for 4-6 December this year – has been cancelled due to the ongoing and dynamic global nature of the COVID-19 pandemic, World Rugby announced on Wednesday. The Dubai leg of the Series – with which the Cape Town event is paired […]

Sir Mo Farah

Mo Farah Adds Sparkle To Cape Town Marathon Virtual Race Run

By Guest Contributor 26-07-20 14:12

Olympic gold medallist Sir Mo Farah will compete in the 10km Cape Town Marathon Virtual Race Run in the United Kingdom, scheduled for 18 October. The coronavirus pandemic led to the launch of the virtual event and while Cape Town Marathon participants may miss out on the spectacle, the virtual race promises to take all […]

dog walk cape town

Over 300 Paws are Taking to the Sea Point Promenade

By SAPeople Contributor 04-03-20 14:34

Humans and four-legged friends are invited to strut their stuff along the fifth annual Paws on the Promenade – a dog walk fundraiser by the Mdzananda Animal Clinic, Khayelitsha, in partnership with Vondi’s Holistic Pet Nutrition. The dog walk will take place on Sunday the 15th of March at 9am. Starting at the Mouille Point […]

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