DJ CLOCK’S TAKE ON THE CTWM FESTIVAL

by: Sinethemba Ndleleni - 24 July 2014

DJ CLOCK’S TAKE ON THE CTWM FESTIVAL

DJ Clock is still riding the “Pluto – Remember You” wave with Beatenberg which was the anthem last summer and is still heating up South African dancefloors. I sat down with the hitmaker before his highly anticipated  set at the Cape Town World Music Festival.   LIVE:What do you think of the festival so far?...

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ARMS DEAL WHISTLEBLOWER (DE LILLE) TO GIVE TESTIMONY

by: Aphiwe Pasiya - 24 July 2014

ARMS DEAL WHISTLEBLOWER (DE LILLE) TO GIVE TESTIMONY

Cape Town Mayor Patricia De Lille is due to appear before the Seriti Commission of inquiry in Pretoria today. De Lille is seen as the original whistleblower to the controversial arms deal, when she was still a Pan Africanist Congress member of Parliament. In 1999 the South African government signed huge deal contracts to buy...

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Al Jazeera Staffers: SA Journalism Point of View

by: Thapelo Mosiuoa - 24 July 2014

Al Jazeera Staffers: SA Journalism Point of View

Ever heard of Peter Greste, Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed? If not you’ve probably heard of their story. They are 3 of the 5 Al Jazeera journalists who were wrongfully tried and sentenced to 7-10 years in prison over allegations of “treason” by the Egypt government on Monday June 23rd 2014 while covering the aftermath of the...

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LWANDLE EVICTIONS MINISTERIAL INQUIRY WRAPS UP ORAL SUBMISSIONS

by: Ndimphiwe Gilili - 24 July 2014

LWANDLE EVICTIONS MINISTERIAL INQUIRY WRAPS UP ORAL SUBMISSIONS

The Ministry of Human Settlements-sanctioned enquiry into the recent eviction of destitute illegal residents on SANRAL-owned in Lwandle near Stellenbosch, Cape Town has come to the end of the first round of oral submissions. The first round of hearings focussed on the institutions and entities that had a direct role in the evictions. The second round...

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QUICK CHAT WITH BEATENBERG AT CTWMF2014

by: Sabelo Mkhabela - 23 July 2014

QUICK CHAT WITH BEATENBERG AT CTWMF2014

If you are in South Africa and haven’t heard the hit single “Pluto – Remember You” by Beatenberg, you must be living under a rock. The DJ Clock-featuring ubiquitous single broke the pop trio into the South African mainstream music scene. I had a quick chat with the guys prior to their Cape Town World...

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