The cat with nine lives, DJ Mawelewele is back!

Entertainment: 07 May 2021

Last Saturday (1 May) was a special day to remember for local radio lovers when famous presenter Mulalo Masindi (38), better known as DJ Mawelewele, returned to the airwaves after almost two months of being “in the wilderness”.  The prolific radio presenter parted ways with Vhembe FM in February after he accused the radio management of discriminating against and firing him because he had disclosed his positive Covid-19 status.

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Koketso talks to people, using her writing skills

Entertainment: 06 May 2021 By Tshifhiwa Mukwevho

Koketso Nyathi (20), a woman born and raised in Zimbabwe and who now resides in Musina, realised in high school that she was able to express herself better through writing, rather than speaking directly to people, and now she has finished her first very novel.

Lady-T is truly passionate about radio

Entertainment: 02 May 2021 By Tshifhiwa Mukwevho

If Tendani “Lady-T” Mushasha could be reincarnated, she would probably return to earth as a radio. That is how passionate this Vhembe FM radio presenter, newsreader and producer is about her job and entertaining her listeners. She practically lives, eats, and breathes radio and cannot even begin to imagine being separated from it.

Godfather of woodcarving remains optimistic

Entertainment: 01 May 2021 By Tshifhiwa Mukwevho

Despite endless challenges brought on by the Covid-19 pandemic, which had left so many artists unable to make a living, internationally acclaimed local artist Thomas Kubayi remains optimistic that the arts and crafts industry will pick up again.

Another inspiring read by award-winning author

Entertainment: 30 April 2021 By Tshifhiwa Mukwevho

The award-winning Tshivenḓa author, Khalirendwe Nekhavhambe, an avid promoter of literature written in indigenous languages, has published yet another inspiring book, titled Ndi Zwa Mulovha.

Queen of Tshivenda Afro Jazz releases new album

Entertainment: 30 April 2021

Tshivenda Afro Jazz music lovers woke up to a distinctive, captivating, and gorgeous sound last Friday when their cherished and undisputed queen of Tshivenda Afro Jazz, Malondolo, released her new album, titled Tshifhinga.

Zex Mr Pain bounces back with new album

Entertainment: 29 April 2021 By Tshifhiwa Mukwevho

Mpho Maguwelele (24), also known as Zex Mr Pain in the music fraternity, has made a booming comeback with his most recent six-track album, which promises to set music platforms ablaze.

Pilato uses his art to express the pandemic

Entertainment: 25 April 2021 By Tshifhiwa Mukwevho

Pilato Bulala, an accomplished artist famous for fashioning iron matter into creative pieces of art, takes heed of certain elements that affect society when it comes to his art.

Sheila inherits stories from her late grannie

Entertainment: 25 April 2021 By Tshifhiwa Mukwevho

Sheila Mathevula, known as “Sheila De Poetic Queen” from Bungeni village, has been making waves on social media as well as community radio stations with her activities as stage poet and writing mentor.


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SPCA Golf day
Start: 08 May
Conway Rugby Day
Start: 15 May
Gospel Konsert met Danie Botha
Where: Munnikstraat 70
Start: 22 May  (18:00 PM)
Skaapkopgilde Vergader
Where: Dopperkerk
Start: 28 May
Where: Northgate Lodge
Start: 29 May  (17:30 PM)

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