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DJ Sbu takes legal action against ‘HIV Cure’ scam

DJ Sbu Mo Faya

Sibusiso Leope who is known as DJ Sbu has taken legal actions against scammers. In the social media advertising post, we see DJ Sbu’s photo being linked with the ;HIV Cure’ ad scam. 

ALSO READ: DJ Sbu Launches His Own Learning Academy

Sbu, who is a business minded person, shared a screenshot of the advertisement doing the rounds on social media with his picture on it.

Sbu expressed disappointment over the debacle, saying that people need to focus on building their own brands.

He took to Instagram to share the photo with his fans saying: “SCAM ALERT!!! Guys this is what I mean when I always say build your own brands before you up desperate & doing such nonsense with other people’s brands.

“I am extremely disappointed at how our brothers and sisters are taking short cuts to make money while being predators of our brands we have worked so hard to build.”

“It is a disappointment to be taken advantage of in such a manner. I have taken legal action against the perpetrators and I have been advised by my legal team to not say anything further.”

Image Courtesy: instagram.com/djsbulive

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WATCH: Robbie Malinga Jr explains why he took over his father’s Instagram

Robbie Malinga Jr vs Daniel Marven

Robbie Malinga Jr has been in the news for taking over his father’s Instagram account. Speaking to DRUM, he explained why he did it. 

ALSO READ: Robbie Malinga Jr Puts Daniel Marven In His Place

The 17-year-old Robbie Junior took over his father’s Instagram showing off his luxurious lifestyle of fancy cars and expensive clothing brands a few months ago.

Speaking to the magazine, Robbie Jr said: “I’ve always been managing my father’s Instagram account, I created the account for him and I did not want all those followers to go to waste because it’s the legacy he built for himself, so I carried on but using my own posts.”

Robbie, who also goes by the name Rob Mally, further stated that he will be using his late father’s account going forward.

“For now, I am busy studying for my exams, but watch this space.”

Watch the video below:

Image Courtesy: instagram.com/robbiemalinga

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Mpumelelo Bhulose fired from ‘Imbewu: The Seed’

Mpumelelo Bhulose Imbewu The seed

According to several reports, Mpumelelo Bhulose, who played Zimele Bhengu e.tv’s drama ‘Imbewu: The Seed’ has been fired. 

ALSO READ: Etv Premieres A Ground-Breaking New Local Daily Drama, Imbewu: The Seed

Isolezwe newspaper reported that Bhengu has not shown up to shoot the series for three weeks without any explanation. Since his disappearance from the set, the production team has been very unhappy with the actor’s alleged lack of professionalism.

Grapevine Productions confirmed through e.tv that Bhulose’s contract has been terminated.

According to Independent Online, the channel’s spokesperson, Michael Pocock, said: “The absence of Bhulose’s character, Ngcolosi ‘Zimele’ Bhengu, was written into the storyline some time ago, however, the executive producers have since decided to end their relationship with Mr Bhulose.”

His departure comes after being on screen for just two months.

Image Courtesy: IOL

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Russell Peters calls Trevor Noah a ‘thief’

Trevor Noah and Russell Peters

Canadian comedian Russell Peters has accused Trevor Noah of stealing his jokes in an interview on American radio show ‘Sway in the morning’. 

ALSO READ: Did You Know Trevor Noah Made A ‘Black Panther’ Cameo?

This started after when Sway mentioned that Trevor is one of his favourite comedians.

Russell reacted by saying: “Why? If you’re a fan of me, you don’t need to be a Trevor Noah fan. Thieving mother*****er,” adding: “go review the f**king tapes.”

According to Channel24, he further mentioned that it’s not the first time Trevor steals his material, it has happened on more than one occasion. Russell said that he called Trevor out on it before: “I thought he would stop and it continued.”

Watch Trevor’s joke below:

“When I called him he said, ‘which joke did I steal?’. How many jokes have you stolen if you gotta say which one?” Russell concluded when asked about confronting Trevor.

Watch Russell Peters on Sway below: 

Source: Channel24 & Image: IOL

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Sho Madjozi named as the face of Trace Mobile

Sho Madjozi Trace Mobile Ambassador

Rapper, actress, poet and all-round creative Sho Madjozi has taken on a new role as the brand ambassador for TRACE Mobile, a new Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) in South Africa launched by TRACE.

ALSO READ: Sho Madjozi Perform At The Afropunk Festival In Brooklyn, New York

During a press conference held in Johannesburg on Wednesday, TRACE Mobile announced its plans to launch the brand’s engaging #NeverExpire campaign with Sho Madjozi at the helm, which seeks to pay homage to people, brands and places that have remained “timeless and fresh” in the hearts and minds of many people.

https://twitter.com/TRACEmobileSA/status/1011931017765117953

The #NeverExpire campaign encapsulates a unique product offer that finally gives South Africa an offering with data, exclusive content and lifestyle rewards that never expire.

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Rapper Big Star Johnson is going to be a father

Big Star Johnson expecting a baby

Hip-hop rapper Big Star Johnson is expecting a baby. The winner of hip-hop reality show ‘The Hustle’ revealed during his interview on Metro. 

ALSO READ: Big Star Announced As Finalist For MIDEM Artist Accelerator 2018

Big Johnson has always kept his private life out of the media but the star couldn’t help it, he told the Metro FM team that he is going to be a father for the first time.

“Something happened in my life that I want to share about…I am having a daughter. It is changing everything, mate. It’s a whole switch up in my mind…we’re thinking of naming her Aaliyah” – he said.

Image Courtesy: instagram.com/bigstar_live

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Zodwa Wabantu set to donate R10 000 for disabled child

Zodwa Wabantu donates money

Entertainer Zodwa Wabantu plans to donate R10,000 to a mom who has a disabled child after seeing a video on Facebook.

ALSO READ: Zodwa Wabantu Arrives In Perth, Western Australia

According to TshisaLIVE, Zodwa said she saw a video of the mother holding her disabled baby on the social media pleading for money.

She stated that the video touched her heart and she reached out to the family.

“I was looking back at my own life when I had nothing. You can’t just be rich and bragging about expensive alcohol. I’m Zodwa for the people and let me share,” Zodwa Wabantu told the publication.

Zodwa will be meeting the family on Tuesday to not only see where her money will be going but to verify all of the details of the situation in person.

She said the child has been unable to get proper medical attention and she want to make a difference.

Image Courtesy: instagram.com/zodwalibram

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Sjava wins BET Award

Sjava BET Award

Jabulani Hadebe, better known by his stage name Sjava, has walked away with with a BET Award on Sunday night.

Sjava was won the the award for the Viewers’ Choice Best International Act category.

ALSO READ: Sjava Is Set To Retire From Music After His Next Project

Sjava was nominated alongside Nigeria’s Niniola and Kwesi Arthur of Ghana.

The musician was dressed in his Zulu outfit to accept the prestigious award.

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Jay Versace accuses Lasizwe of stealing content

Lasizwe accused of stealing content

Former American Vine Star Jay Versace has accused local YouTube Star Lasizwe real name Thulasizwe Siphiwe Dambuza of stealing content. 

This came after Lasizwe tweeted a video of himself where he can be seen trying to video call a friend who does not answer the phone.

ALSO READ: Lasizwe And Omuhle Gela Twitter Fight

One of Jay’s fans noticed similarities in Lasizwe’s video and Jay’s and alerted him to it, making Jay to then quote-tweeted the video saying: “boy you copy everything I do”.

Lasizwe responded to the Twitter by saying: “I don’t… but it’s flattering to know that you follow everything that I do”.

This is not the first time Dambuza is accused of stealing content. It is also believed that he once stole content from former model and actor Earl Hendricks.

“He did the same thing to me few months back. Copied a video of mine and when i called him out he blocked me but then had so much to say when I couldn’t see his tweets. Then I got invited onto a radio show he is part of to explain my side of the story. I declined (sic)” – Earl tweeted.

Take a look of Jay Versace’s video and Lasizwe’s video below.

Image Courtesy: instagram.com/lasizwe

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Actress Fulu Mugovhani ties the knot

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Former Scandal! actress Fulu Mugovhani and musician Miza are officially married. The coupled tied the knot this past weekend. 

The Award winning actress Fulu Mugovhani became a Mrs over the weekend after marrying Miza in a private traditional ceremony.

ALSO READ: Tsholofelo Matshaba Returns To Muvhango

The Muvhango actress took to her Instagram sharing a sneak peak of what happened.

See the Instagram photos below:

Ke lo lata le lomo laka 🐂🐂

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The beginning of my forever! 📷 @conradmmotsa_photography @thestreetsof

A post shared by MIZA (@miza_thedj) on

Image Courtesy: instagram.com/fulu_mugovhani

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