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HAWKS ARREST PROPHET AND WIFE FOR FRAUD AND MONEY LAUNDERING

HAWKS ARREST PROPHET AND WIFE FOR FRAUD AND MONEY LAUNDERING

A 35-Year-old prophet and his wife (37), have just been arrested by the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation team at a lavish hotel in Rustenburg today. The Hawks’ case against the pair, concerns alleged offences of fraud, money laundering and contravention of the Prevention of Organised Crime Act. (POCA), committed from 2015, in relation to […]

Relebogile Mabotja appointed SAMRO Vice-Chairperson

Relebogile Mabotja appointed SAMRO Vice-Chairperson

 (SAMRO) has rung in changes with a formidable ensemble of recognised industry players and music professionals at the helm its new board of directors. The board draws its strength from the various facets of the industry from musicians and composers, to academics and business practitioners who are mandated to take SAMRO into the future as […]

It’s the curtain call for entries of SAMA25

It’s the curtain call for entries of SAMA25

After a three month call to action for the music industry to submit entries for SAMA25 consideration, the closing bell is set to ring on Thursday, 31 January 2019. The past year has been eventful in the music industry and the final list of nominees will reflect that. Competition is at its fiercest after a […]

Tribute to a Legend: Oliver “Tuku” Mtukudzi RIP

Tribute to a Legend: Oliver “Tuku” Mtukudzi RIP

 Bushfire expresses its hearfelt condolences to the family, friends and associates of the late, great Oliver “Tuku” Mtukudzi.  Another African legend has fallen, yet his legacy will live on through his music and w  Bushfire has been honoured to host Tuku previously, and he was also scheduled to perform at this year’s event. His musical […]

Night Out For 2 at Silverstar, back by popular demand

Night Out For 2 at Silverstar, back by popular demand

Night Out For 2 is not to be missed at the West Rand’s favourite entertainment destination, Silverstar (https://www.tsogosun.com/silverstar-casino)! The Night Out for 2 package (https://www.tsogosun.com/silverstar-casino/offers/night-out-for-2) offers massive savings – just R290 gets you: Two movies@ tickets (2D or 3D) or one game of Ten Pin Bowling for two people or one round of Laser Tag […]

Zimbabwean musician Oliver Mtukudzi has died

Zimbabwean musician Oliver Mtukudzi has died

Legendary Zimbabwean musician and human rights activist Oliver Mtukudzi passed away on Wednesday. Respected Zimbabwean publication, Newsday reported that Tuku , as he was affectionately known, died at the Avenues Clinic in Harare. He was 66. Mtukudzi was known for hits such as Todii and Neria and was arguably Zimbabwe’s most celebrated artist ever. Apart from […]

Andy Maqondwana joins 947fm

Andy Maqondwana joins 947fm

To match the upbeat pace of Joburg and its people, 947 likes to keep things exciting and fresh.  They’ve decided to shake-up their weekday and weekend line-up by welcoming new presenters to the team. Straight from the “Mother City”, Andy Maqondwana will add a fresh beat to daytime listening with boundless energy. Andy is familiar […]

947 wraps 2018 by levelling up with Joburger

947 wraps 2018 by levelling up with Joburger

Joburgers who have been wishing for something special for Christmas got more than what they expected when the 947 Breakfast Club and Greg & Lucky made their wishes come true. The station ran two successful campaigns in the beginning of December; 12 Days of Christmas with 947 Breakfast Club and Christmas Wish with Greg & […]

Miss South Africa Tamaryn Green runner-up at the Miss Universe Pageant

Miss South Africa Tamaryn Green runner-up at the Miss Universe Pageant

Miss South Africa Tamaryn Green made the Top 3 at the Miss Universe pageant in Bangkok, Thailand, this morning. Tamaryn was crowned runner up as Miss Philippines took the crown. Twenty-four-year-old Green, from Paarl in the Western Cape, represented South Africa against contestants from 93 other countries in the competition which was won by Miss […]