• Tag: Johannesburg
    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 »

    Unhappy FNB customer creates billboard calling them a Rotten Bank [pic]
    Posted by on Nov 19th, 2014

    Last week an unhappy Cell C customer made headlines after creating a huge billboard sized banner calling them ‘the most useless service provider in SA’ and it seems like he may have gotten the idea… Read More »

    White Lies: Farewell To The Fairground live at Glastonbury 2014 [video]
    Posted by on Nov 7th, 2014

    The Friday Morning Music post today comes courtesy of the White Lies because i just heard they are gonna play a once off-gig in Johannesburg in November. The White Lies are a post-punk band from… Read More »

    SA police robbed and locked in their own police van in broad daylight [video]
    Posted by on Nov 5th, 2014

    I’m tempted to start this paragraph by saying ‘only in South Africa’, but it has happened before so not a new thing. Still mindblowing though to watch criminals brazenly lock SA police officers in their… Read More »