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First coronavirus case confirmed in South Africa

First coronavirus case confirmed in South Africa

A 38-year-old man has tested positive for the (COVID-19) virus in KwaZulu-Natal.

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Nirbhaya's Rapists To Be Hanged On March 3 At 6 AM, Court Issues Fresh Death Warrants. Finally, Justice In Sight

Nirbhaya's Rapists To Be Hanged On March 3 At 6 AM, Court Issues Fresh Death Warrants. Finally, Justice In Sight

A Delhi court today issued fresh death warrants for the four death row convicts in the Nirbhaya gang rape and murder case. The four convicts will now be hanged on March 3 at 6:00 am, after repeated delays.

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The City of Joburg creates Agri resource centers for informal rural settlements

The City of Joburg creates Agri resource centers for informal rural settlements

The City of Joburg on twitter, Monday, Morning announced, that it has created a few agricultural help centers to provide communities that farm as livelihood with access to land, tractor services and business developments.

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We cried, we smiled, we danced

We cried, we smiled, we danced

Refilwe Sedumedi is an authentication mark of hope and strength to many vulnerable women in the community of Diepsloot.

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Women in mobile film making are honored for their creative work

Women in mobile film making are honored for their creative work

With the Fourth Industrial Revolution swiftly finding its way within the borders of many townships across South Africa, women have seemingly grabbed the system by its balls mostly to their advantage.

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Nondumiso Sibiya scoops the Fair lady rising star award

Nondumiso Sibiya scoops the Fair lady rising star award

With the women’s month almost over the hill, Nondomiso Sibiya has raised the bar for young women all around South Africa by scooping the Fair lady rising star award at Fairlady Magazine Santam on Friday.

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We are in the world where the economy is about knowledge

We are in the world where the economy is about knowledge

The former human settlements minister Tokyo Sexwale made a surprise visit on Thursday, for a Mandela day event held at Father Louis Blondel center, where he motivated the young people to follow their entrepreneurial dreams, as well as exchanging creative knowledge among themselves.

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King Durrie falls victim to car theft and promises R2500 for help..

King Durrie falls victim to car theft and promises R2500 for help..

A Diepsloot rapper Wise Ngwenya has promised to reward R2500 to anyone who can help retrieve his stolen belongings.

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A Seshego prosecutor face dungeon.

A Seshego prosecutor face dungeon.

The Hawks Serious Corruption Investigation team arrested a Seshego District Court prosecutor on Friday for alleged corruption, extortion and defeating the ends of justice in Limpopo.

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Eskom demands cool drinks from residents to connect them to electricity. - Counselor Maboke.

Eskom demands cool drinks from residents to connect them to electricity. - Counselor Maboke.

The Diepsloot ward 113 counselor, Abraham Maboke slammed the Eskom officials on Thursday, for helping the residents with illegal connections of electricity in some parts of Diepsloot.

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Twitter goes mad at Ramaphosa's 447, 000 houses.

Twitter goes mad at Ramaphosa's 447, 000 houses.

Twitter came out gun blazing on Thursday, against President Cyril Ramaphosa’s tweet, that the government has built 447,000 new houses for South Africans across the country, providing more than 1.5 million people with a proper roof over their head.

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Minister Naledi Pandor is high in Education after receiving her PhD.

Minister Naledi Pandor is high in Education after receiving her PhD.

The Minister of Higher Education and Training, Grace Naledi Pandor received her PhD in Education from the University of Pretoria on Tuesday.

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SPORTS


Chiefs boss Kaizer Motaung welcomes tough punishment handed to Moses Mabhida hooligans

Chiefs boss Kaizer Motaung welcomes tough punishment handed to Moses Mabhida hooligans

Kaizer Motaung has welcomed the punishment handed out to some of the hooligans who were responsible for the violent scenes that erupted at Moses Mabhida Stadium after a Nedbank Cup semifinal match between his club Kaizer Chiefs and Free State Stars last year.

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Swallows legend Andries 'Chaka Chaka' Mpondo grateful for learning opportunity

Swallows legend Andries 'Chaka Chaka' Mpondo grateful for learning opportunity

Many professional footballers often fall on hard times at the end of their careers but the Betway has introduced the groundbreaking 12th Man programme to empower them with much needed skills to be employable or run their own businesses.

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Solskjaer named permanent Man Utd manager

Solskjaer named permanent Man Utd manager

Manchester United appointed Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as the club's permanent manager on a three-year contract on Thursday, following a highly successful caretaker spell in charge.

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Steve Komphela's Bloemfontein Celtic inflict pain on Orlando Pirates

Steve Komphela's Bloemfontein Celtic inflict pain on Orlando Pirates

Bloemfontein Celtic delivered a strong first half performance to beat Orlando Pirates 1-0 in an exciting Absa Premiership clash played at the Free State Stadium in Bloemfontein on Sunday afternoon.

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Portia Modise says Kaizer Chiefs fans should be patient with Giovanni Solinas.

Portia Modise says Kaizer Chiefs fans should be patient with Giovanni Solinas.

Banyana Banyana legend Portia Modise believes football club’s administrators have lost respect for the fans.

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CHIPPA UNITED RAID ORLANDO PIRATES’ PLAYERS CUPBOARD.

CHIPPA UNITED RAID ORLANDO PIRATES’ PLAYERS CUPBOARD.

Chippa United have signalled their intentions to challenge for Absa Premiership honours ahead of the 2018-19 campaign following the impressive signings of three former Orlando Pirates players.

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'Minus one problem! Hamba Kahle Simba' - Twitter reacts to Percy Tau's move to Brighton

'Minus one problem! Hamba Kahle Simba' - Twitter reacts to Percy Tau's move to Brighton

Mamelodi Sundowns teammates‚ opponents‚ SA football legends and fans have been quick to pay tribute on social media to Percy Tau’s much-anticipated move to English Premier League side Brighton and Hove Albion.

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CASTER SEMENYA TO RUN DOWN THE IAAF’S TESTOSTERONE REGULATIONS AND PROTECT THE RIGHTS OF WOMEN IN ATHLETICS.

CASTER SEMENYA TO RUN DOWN THE IAAF’S TESTOSTERONE REGULATIONS AND PROTECT THE RIGHTS OF WOMEN IN ATHLETICS.

The two-time Olympic Champion Caster Semenya is fazed by the IAAF and perceives its gender regulations as discriminatory and irrational.

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BRILLIANT KHUZWAYO BIDS FAREWELL TO KAIZER CHIEFS.

BRILLIANT KHUZWAYO BIDS FAREWELL TO KAIZER CHIEFS.

Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper Brilliant Khuzwayo has bid a farewell to his teammates after he parted ways with the Naturena club following a 2-1 victory over Ajax Cape Town at Cape Town Stadium on Saturday.

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LIFE IS GOOD FOR ORLANDO PIRATES

LIFE IS GOOD FOR ORLANDO PIRATES

Orlando Pirates have announced a new sponsorship deal with the Korean electronics giant LG.

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PSL GRANTS SUNDOWNS PERMISSION TO FACE SPANISH POWERHOUSES BARCELONA

PSL GRANTS SUNDOWNS PERMISSION TO FACE SPANISH POWERHOUSES BARCELONA

The Premier Soccer League (PSL) has granted Mamelodi Sundowns permission to host La Liga giants FC Barcelona in a high profile friendly match next week.

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MODISE HAPPY TO BE AT CAPE TOWN CITY.

MODISE HAPPY TO BE AT CAPE TOWN CITY.

Teko Modise is all of a tweeter at Cape Town City, the former Mamelodi Sundowns General said on twitter Monday.

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ENTERTAINMENT


5FM releases statement wishing Thando Thabethe 'well on her future

5FM releases statement wishing Thando Thabethe 'well on her future

Thando exclusively shared the news with Channel24 on Tuesday, saying: "We had to make a very difficult decision, something we've had to ponder over for many, many months.

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If you were not at Manyisa Place weekends, you are not the chosen one.

If you were not at Manyisa Place weekends, you are not the chosen one.

The objective of the show was to promote local talents including the young entrepreneurs from around Diepsloot to come and showcase their wares to the local people.

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King Durrie is unhappy with the artists he's working with

King Durrie is unhappy with the artists he's working with

Having worked with different artists from around Diepsloot in attempt to grow his career, Wiseman Ngwenya as known, says there has been some misunderstanding between him and other musicians that he is a little bit selfish.

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BlackDash Nthiola announces his departure from SlootFm

BlackDash Nthiola announces his departure from SlootFm

Following his successful four years as a radio presenter and producer at Sloot Fm, Blackdash Nthiola has finally left the community radio station, the local is ‘Lekker presenter’ announced on Wednesday.

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'Believe in me or not my journey continues.' Says Diebolic

'Believe in me or not my journey continues.' Says Diebolic

Honest Diebolic has finally received the recognition he deserves. This comes after the exhale hit maker’s mixtape, Passion & Pride got nominated for the mixtape of the year at the 011 awards 2019.

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KING DURRIE IS WORKING ON A NEW SINGLE.

KING DURRIE IS WORKING ON A NEW SINGLE.

King Durrie is apparently back in studio working on a new single that will definitely take South Africa by storm.

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THE REPERTOIRES FROM THE SPEECIES FINALLY HIT JUKEBOX.

THE REPERTOIRES FROM THE SPEECIES FINALLY HIT JUKEBOX.

After some strenuous work to get the album played in all corners of the country, the Endangered speecies have finally hit the jukebox.

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THE TAKOMA ACADEMY FROM USA TAKE A SHORT LEFT TO DIEPSLOOT.

THE TAKOMA ACADEMY FROM USA TAKE A SHORT LEFT TO DIEPSLOOT.

The Takoma Academy choral from Maryland, United States, decided to take a short left to Diepsloot, Sunday morning, to spend some collaborative time with various choirs from around the community at a One voice event held at the Father Louis Blondel centre, Diepsloot, Johannesburg. All thanks to the Wotif trust.

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KING DURRIE IS NOMINATED FOR THE BEST UPCOMING ARTIST AWARD AT THE LIVE YOUR DREAM SA AWARDS-DURBAN ICC.

KING DURRIE IS NOMINATED FOR THE BEST UPCOMING ARTIST AWARD AT THE LIVE YOUR DREAM SA AWARDS-DURBAN ICC.

Following his impressive work of years as a budding hiphop artist, King Durie has finally been nominated for the best upcoming artist award at the Live Your Dream SA awards that will take place in the Durban ICC, November this years.

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HHP WAS KILLED BY IGNORANCE.

HHP WAS KILLED BY IGNORANCE.

Hip-hop artists from around Diepsloot on Wednesday, bitterly reacted to the death of a hip-hop super star Jabulani Tsambo popularly known as HHP, who died from depression on Tuesday.

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AFTA MAKES HIMSELF CLEAR TO HIS DARK ENEMIES.

AFTA MAKES HIMSELF CLEAR TO HIS DARK ENEMIES.

Embattled by the dark forces of the underworld, cacophonies and things unseen. Afta must redeem himself from this evil and to do that, he has turned his affronts to his advantage.

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CANDICE MODISELLE BIDS FAREWELL TO YOTV LIVE.

CANDICE MODISELLE BIDS FAREWELL TO YOTV LIVE.

‘Bye bye Candice Modiselle.’ This was the feelings of many on twitter Thursday, as they bid Candice Modiselle farewell for leaving YouTV live on Friday, SABC 1.

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ARTS & CULTURE


FROM SOLUSI TO STRINGS. Part 1.

FROM SOLUSI TO STRINGS. Part 1.

Seated under the shade of an apricot tree alone, Tapiwa was strumming his guitar for a good jam that refused to birth. He had tried various strums to no avail hoping to strike a good note in the end.

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FROM SOLUSI TO STRINGS Part 2

FROM SOLUSI TO STRINGS Part 2

Coming to South Africa in 1999, Tapiwa had struggle to survive in the world, where he knew no one, instead he had found himself roughing it up in the streets of Youville for virtually a year before he’d met Mandla, who offered him a place to stay.

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FROM SOLUSI TO STRINGS

FROM SOLUSI TO STRINGS

‘A boy, 12, was shot dead, yesterday afternoon in Soweto, by a shop owner, when he tried to steal a chocolate.’ A newspaper read.

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CURTIE CHURCH IS AFTER THE BAD GUYS.

CURTIE CHURCH IS AFTER THE BAD GUYS.

Gunslingers have soft spot for three things, beautiful ladies, guns and money, but one thing they hate the most, is people who find fetish in hurting other people.

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LOVE IS EVERYTHING, EVERYTHING.

LOVE IS EVERYTHING, EVERYTHING.

This feels like being in love with someone in a glass, you can’t touch, kiss or smell her perfume or even worse, you don’t even know the colour of her eyes.

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FACE TO FACE WITH THAMI

FACE TO FACE WITH THAMI

Every fortnight, these very cops would come to his place to collect the money he’d made from selling their merchandise.

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PROFILE


RECYCLIST EAGER TO CREATE JOBS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE IN DIEPSLOOT COMMUNITY.

RECYCLIST EAGER TO CREATE JOBS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE IN DIEPSLOOT COMMUNITY.

Solly Jomo Mhlongo is a recyclist, passionate about his work, and one of his dreams is to keep our environment clean.

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MLILO PROMISES CLEANLINESS IN DIEPSLOOT PUBLIC FACILITIES

MLILO PROMISES CLEANLINESS IN DIEPSLOOT PUBLIC FACILITIES

A Diepsloot business woman and domestic worker for 8 years, says she is eager to keep the Diepsloot facilities clean at all times.

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RAND CHEF TO START A COOKING SCHOOL IN DIEPSLOOT

RAND CHEF TO START A COOKING SCHOOL IN DIEPSLOOT

Mr. P. Majola also went to the International hotel school and South African Chef Association to hone his cooking mastery

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‘WE ARRIVE ON TIME WHEN CALLED.’ SAYS ROBERT MLILO

‘WE ARRIVE ON TIME WHEN CALLED.’ SAYS ROBERT MLILO

The Irrigation Solutions And Dam Control (Pty, Ltd), promises a peace of mind to many homes struggling with leaking pipes and roof tops, shabby gardens and walls that need painting.

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