South African Teen Tennis Star Wins Debut Match at Roland Garros

NOBANTU SHABANGU South Africa’s 17-year-old tennis star, Khololwam Montsi, has won his first match at Roland Garros Junior Championships. South African has found new hope in teen tennis sensation Khololwam Montsi. The 17-year-old has won his debut match at Roland Garros Junior Championships…

More and more South African stars shine overseas in music and film

by Nokwanda Ncwane South Africa is one of the leading countries in Africa to produce actors and actresses who become stars who shine in Hollywood. Lately Mzansi is also slowly but surely also adding musicians to the list of international…

South African short film wins Audience Award for iamAfrica competition

In addition to receiving the Jury Award at the ‘Shnit Worldwide Shortfilmfestival’ in Cape Town last year, South African short film, The Letter Reader has now also received an Audience Award for the iamAfrica Short Film Competition – a collaborative initiative between…

South African Airways needs government loan guarantee or risks liquidation: board member

by Emma Rumney JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South African Airways (SAA) needs a government guarantee to help it secure bank funding otherwise the carrier is at risk of entering liquidation, board member Martin Kingston said on Wednesday, as a crippling strike…

South African Airways workers to begin strike Friday

By Agencies Employees at South African Airways (SAA) will go on strike on Friday over the airline’s plan to cut more than 900 jobs, the workers’ union has said. “We are left with no choice but to resort to this…