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Papa Wemba collapsed and died on stage while performing at a music festival in Ivory Coast on April 24.
Papa Wemba collapsed and died on stage while performing at a music festival in Ivory Coast on April 24.

Congo bids last farewell to music legend Papa Wemba

Thursday 5 May 2016 16:36

Sixty seven-year-old Wemba, born Jules Shungu Wembadio Pene Kikumba in Lubefu collapsed and died on stage while performing at a music festival in Ivory Coast on April 24.

Congo bids last farewell to music legend Papa Wemba

Thursday 5 May 2016 16:36

Sixty seven-year-old Wemba, born Jules Shungu Wembadio Pene Kikumba in Lubefu collapsed and died on stage while performing at a music festival in Ivory Coast on April 24.

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Jackson pregnant at age 49

Thursday 5 May 2016 10:43

Janet Jackson is pregnant with her and husband Wissam Al Mana's first child.

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Pre-production on Pistorius, Steenkamp film has begun

Thursday 5 May 2016 09:40

Pre-production on a South African documentary film about Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp has begun.

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Govt establishes fund to aid SA filmmakers

Thursday 5 May 2016 06:54

Jacob Zuma says government has established the Black Emerging Filmmakers Fund which aims to assist in bridging the inequality gap for filmmakers in SA.

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Local film festival to be screened in Nelson Mandela Bay

Wednesday 4 May 2016 21:19

In a first for Nelson Mandela Bay, a series of films and documentaries will be screened free of charge over the next few weeks.

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Mtubatuba man begins his 10-day walk for social justice

Wednesday 4 May 2016 17:55

A Mtubatuba man began a ten day 224 km walk from his rural home to the city of Durban, on Wednesday.

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Lennon's lyrics, Cobain's letter and Gaga's piano up for auction

Wednesday 4 May 2016 07:34

Hundreds of items belonging to rock musicians, from guitars and drum kits to suits and fan correspondence, will be offered by Julien's Auctions for sale on May 21 in New York.

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SA journalists have something to celebrate: Sanef

Tuesday 3 May 2016 10:47

Sanef says on World Press Freedom Day the fundamental principles of media freedom are celebrated and evaluations are made of the role of media freedom in countries throughout the world.

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Celebrities and elite unleash tech-themed outfits at Met Gala

Tuesday 3 May 2016 06:44

Celebrities and the elite unleashed tech-themed haute couture at the Met Gala on Monday night in New York.

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Wits starts identifying victims of Limpopo crash

Tuesday 3 May 2016 05:31

Wits University management says it has begun the process of identifying the seven students that died in a crash on the N1 near the Nyl Toll Plaza in Limpopo on Monday.

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