• Tag: SA
    Fifa executives accepted bribes to help secure the 2010 World Cup in SA
    Posted by on May 27th, 2015

    When news broke this morning of 7 senior FIFA officials being arrested in Switzerland on corruption, bribery, fraud and numerous other charges my first thought was that there must be several officials who handled the… 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 »

    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 »

    SA born Troye Sivan makes TIME magazine’s 25 Most Influential Teens of 2014
    Posted by on Oct 16th, 2014

    If you’re born in South Africa we can claim you right? Even if you now live in another country. Joburg born actor and internet sensation Troye Sivan has been named as one of the The… Read More »

    Petrol price in SA drops 67 cents per litre
    Posted by on Sep 3rd, 2014

    Didn’t think i’d ever be typing out a headline that included a decrease in the price of fuel in SA, but as today, August 3, the petrol price has dropped a rather significant 67 cents… Read More »

    Awesome 360 degree gigapixel panorama from the Red Bull X-Fighters in SA [pic]
    Posted by on Aug 25th, 2014

    Yes..you know how much i love these 360 degree ridiculously high resolution gigapixel panoramic images, but this is possibly the best one they have done so far. The Red Bull X-Fighters event took place in… Read More »

    Did local fashion guru Gavin Rajah copy this designer’s dress from 2013 [pics]
    Posted by on Jul 29th, 2014

    Local fashion folks have their haute couture panties in a bunch over allegations that SA fashion guru Gavin Rajah copied the dress design of Lebanese designer, Zuhair Murad. Now it’s not uncommon in the fashion… Read More »

    Check-in with Carl, the SA teen experiencing the World Cup 2014 with the COPA Coca-Cola programme
    Posted by on Jun 17th, 2014

    If you’ve been following my posts on Carl and his journey to the 2014 FIFA World Cup ™ and COPA Coca-Cola® Camp in Brazil, you would be well aware that by now he has already… Read More »

    PSA: new regulations for South Africans travelling abroad with kids
    Posted by on Jun 11th, 2014

    If you have kids and are planning to travel overseas then there are few new regulations you need to know about. The Department of Home Affairs has revised the regulations for South Africans travelling with… Read More »

    PSA: here are 6 new South African visa rule changes you need to know about
    Posted by on May 30th, 2014

    If you travel a lot then you will no doubt be familiar with the annoying visa requirements South Africans have to put up when visiting a foreign country. Foreigners though coming to our shores have… Read More »