Category: Entertainment

INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT SOUTH AFRICA

1. South Africa is home to the world’s largest ultra marathon (The Comrades Marathon), the largest cycling race (The Cape Argus Cycle Race), and the largest open-water swimming event. (The Midmar Mile). 2.South Africa has 45 million active cell phone users out of over 51 million people in the country, making us one of the top five countries in the world in the use of cell phones and coverage. 3. There are three official state capitals: Pretoria (administrative), Cape Town (legislative) and Bloemfontein (judicial). 4. SA ranks 14th in the world as regards the number of prison facilities with a...

Adlem for the checkered flag

Wayne Kruger Randfontein – With the beginning of this year’s V8 Supercars Championships, local racer, Mackie Adlem – from Adlem Auto Racing, started with one goal in mind, to defend his 2017 championship title and to once again be crowned as the V8 Supercars Champion. According to Adlem, this was no easy task. With so many talented racers sharing each circuit with him, it was an uphill battle to stay on the top of the log. However, with just two races to go in this year’s championship, Adlem still holds the lead with a mere 10 points. Adlem explains that...

THE PASSIONATE PERFORMER JOHAN ANKER

Johan Anker Johan Anker has been a passionate performer and actor from a very young age. He received singing and drama lessons from the age of nine and to pursue both singing and acting. Johan was a member of the Drakensberg Boys Choir School, subsequently continuing his schooling in Port Elizabeth. Here he was a star pupil and head boy of his school. He studied classical singing as a school subject until Matric, when he earned one of the highest marks in the Eastern Cape. As a member of his School’s Drama Society, he earned the Best Drama Student award...

West Village Market a staggering success

Wayne Kruger West Village, just outside Krugersdorp, had yet another successful market day and would like to thank the community for their support and interest in this fun filled day. The market took place on 16 September and saw great entertainment to the likes of Brian Voget, JD Nelson, Wendy-Anne, Tyque Chapman, and the Legendary Jody Wayne. People crowded by the very unique vintage truck stage to view all the artists singing. During this fun family event, the community could visit the stalls and buy a vast range of products, anything from homemade goods to antiques. There was even an...