Category: People

  • how old is zakes bantwini

    Zakes Bantwini is a South African singer, songwriter and music producer who has been making music since the early 2000s. He is best known for his hit single “Clap Your Hands”, which was released in 2006. Bantwini was born in Umlazi, Durban in 1978. He grew up in a musical family and his father was […]

  • Miriam Makeba

    Miriam Makeba was born in Johannesburg (4 March 1932). Her mother was a Swazi sangoma and her father, who died when she was six, was Xhosa. Her professional career began in the 1950s with the Manhattan Brothers, before she formed her own group, The Skylarks, singing a blend of jazz and traditional melodies of South […]

  • how old is loyiso macdonald

    Loyiso Macdonald is a South African actor, presenter, and singer who was born on July 16, 1980, making him 37 years old. He is best known for his role as Simon in the popular South African soap opera Isibaya. Macdonald has also appeared in a number of other television shows and movies including the sitcoms […]

  • how to find relatives in south africa

    If you have relatives in South Africa, there are a few ways to find them. The first step is to try and find out if anyone in your family has been in contact with them recently. If you have an old address or phone number for them, try contacting them using that. You can also […]

  • Aloe

    Aloes are often grown as house plants or in conservatories in Britain.  The name aloe is probably derived from the Greek alsos or the Arabic alloeh or the Hebrew allal, and refers to the bitter juice from these plants. A few species are shown here. If we have attributed the wrong species name to any […]

  • How old is boohle

    South Africa is a country located at the southernmost tip of the African continent. It is bordered by Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, and Swaziland. South Africa has a population of over 52 million people, making it the 24th most populous country in the world. The official languages of South Africa are English, Afrikaans, Xhosa, Zulu, […]

  • Brenda Fassie

    Brenda Fassie (November 3, 1964 – May 9, 2004), was a legendary South African pop singer and widely considered the voice for disenfranchised blacks during apartheid. She was affectionately known as the Queen of African Pop. Brenda was born in Langa, Cape Town as the youngest of 9 children. She was named after Brenda Lee, […]

  • Olive Schreiner

    Olive Emilie Albertina Schreiner (1855 – 1920) was born the ninth of 12 children to Gottlob and Rebecca Schreiner. Her German father and English mother, both missionaries in South Africa, provided a household grounded in a strict Calvinist tradition. After studying at the Christian Brother’s school for three years in Cradock (Eastern Cape), Schreiner began […]

  • how many people die a year in south africa

    South Africa is a country with a lot to offer its visitors. From its stunning landscapes and vibrant culture, to its friendly people and fascinating history, there is something for everyone in South Africa. However, one of the most important things to know about South Africa is that it has a high rate of violent […]

  • how many whites murdered in south africa

    Since the end of apartheid in 1994, South Africa has been working hard to create a more just and equitable society. One of the key areas of focus has been on addressing the disparities in wealth and opportunity that exist between the white and black populations. While progress has been made, there is still a […]