• Tag: Johannesburg
    Here’s Jeremy Clarkson making the Oscar Pistorius joke at Top Gear Live in Johannesburg [video]
    Posted by on Jun 30th, 2015

    It’s been a good few days that Jeremy Clarkson and his pals finished doing the Top Gear Live show in Johannesburg and you may have read that there was drama with them making a few… Read More »

    Two stowaways held onto the undercarriage of a plane from South Africa to London
    Posted by on Jun 19th, 2015

    Two people have made a crazy trip from South Africa to London by holding onto the undercarriage of a British Airways flight. The two men are believed to have snuck onto the BA flight from… Read More »

    Lion kills US woman at Johannesburg Lion Park after climbing through open window
    Posted by on Jun 1st, 2015

    A lion at the Johannesburg Lion Park has mauled a US woman to death and seriously injured another after the tourists apparently left the window of their vehicle open. According to the park’s operations manager… Read More »

    Pharrell Williams is coming to perform two concerts in SA in September
    Posted by on May 25th, 2015

    You Pharrell Williams fans will be stoked to hear that the singer is coming to perform in SA in September later this year. Big Concerts in partnership with Woolworths have announced that Grammy award winning… Read More »

    New e-Toll rules: if you don’t pay your outstanding e-toll fees you won’t get a car licence
    Posted by on May 20th, 2015

    Some rather bleak news for you Joburg folks. Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa announced today that Sanral will be linking their database with the that of vehicle registrations so basically if you don’t pay your e-Toll fees… Read More »

    Forget load shedding, they are now bringing in ‘load limiting’
    Posted by on Apr 15th, 2015

    Yes we all familiar with load shedding due to Eskom’s power problems, but have you heard of ‘load limiting’? Well best you get familiar with the term because you may be experiencing it soon. Load… Read More »

    Joburg couple move to US and open several restaurants copying SA brands [pics]
    Posted by on Mar 13th, 2015

    Ya hey…it’s not uncommon to find knock-off clothing coming from China where famous brands are copied with not-so-subtle name changes hey, but it doesn’t happen in the restaurant business very often. Well leave it to… Read More »

    SA police officer filmed asking motorist for a R200 bribe [video]
    Posted by on Jan 6th, 2015

    Into our first week of 2015 and clearly the South African police force did not put ‘be less corrupt’ on their new years resolution lists. Here’s one SAPS officer being filmed asking for R200 to… Read More »

    Comedy Central pulls ‘Santa Isn’t Real’ billboard in Johannesburg [pic]
    Posted by on Dec 12th, 2014

    A DStv billboard for Comedy Central has been removed after several complaints by residents saying it wasn’t funny at all. The billboard in Fourways, Johannesburg, was slammed for saying ‘Santa Isn’t Real’. Way to go… Read More »

    Joburg named the 2nd most inspiring city in the world for 2014
    Posted by on Nov 21st, 2014

    No jokes. It’s not often the folks up north get some bragging rights, but Johannesburg has been named as the second most inspiring city in the world for 2014 according to the Good City Index.… Read More »