Entertainment News

  1. AKA revealed through his Instagram page that he has paid “lobola for his 21-year-old partner, Nelli Tembe. He posted pictures of what seemed to be his uncles, all suited up and another picture with Nelli and her all-women family members. On the Instagram post, Nelli commented “my husband” and AKA replied with “My Wife.Nguwo nguwo ngumendo!  

 

2. On the other hand, Sunday World reports that DJ Zinhle confirmed her romantic relationship with Black Motion member, Bongani Mahosana aka Murdah Bongz. DJ Zinhle referred is said to have referred to Murdah Bongz as “baby,” with a beaming smile during a speech, thanking all those who supported her throughout the making of a short film for her latest hit song, Indlovu ft. Loyiso. The couple was reportedly spotted locking lips; later; on their way to the parking lot. It is also alleged that they are spending more time at Zinhle’s house, and that Murdah Bongz is very fond of Kairo.

3. Babes Wodumo celebrated her 27th birthday last Friday, and twitter went abuzz with concerns from fans, after spotting snaps of Babes sipping champagne whilst her baby bump was clearly visible. There were some twitter users who felt that a little sip was ok, whilst others felt that no amount of alcoholic beverage is acceptable if Babes is indeed pregnant. Some were left wondering if Babes is pregnant or if she was just bloated on the day.

4. Precious Kofi is making her mark in the USA as she will be showcasing her artwork at the Boulder Arts Week in Colorado. She forms part of eight artists who were selected from over 110 contemporary artists. They will showcase at this year’s part-virtual and part-in-person Arts exhibition, which started on Friday 26 March, ending on Saturday 3 April 2021. Her exhibition titled ‘Touched, Embraced’ is inspired by the recent mass shooting that occurred in Boulder last week, claiming about 10 lives.

  1. A developing story via Daily Sun is that: some radio Djs from Ukhozi FM are unhappy about the official appointment of Sbongi Ngcobo as the station’s Business Manager. The DJs claim that they have been unhappy about Sbongi’s management style ever since she started acting on the role in the past two years. They were praying that she would not be permanently appointed. The SABC confirmed that its executive members were invited to a meeting to discuss the DJs’ grievances with regards to the appointment of Sbongi and that they are currently dealing with the matter.

6. Ngwako Malatji of Sunday world reported that your boy, T-bo Touch (real name, Thabo Molefe) is at the centre of drama that is unfolding at Soweto TV. The revered radio and TV personality has been removed as the CEO and Non-Executive Director of the station by the board’s chairperson, Tuis Jabulani Nkutha. It is alleged that the removal was influenced by the decision taken to reduce employees’ salaries as part of austerity measures implemented to save costs at the station

7. After 37 years of service, legendary broadcaster Noxolo Grootboom is retiring at SABC. Catch her reading IsiXhosa news for one last time on Tuesday, 30 March 2021 @7PM!

How was your weekend bangan’emakhaya?