South Africa is a football loving nation and this means that players have the opportunity to make a fortune from the sport. Many aren't lucky to be able to sustain their lifestyles after retiring from football, however we are seeing positive changes with the recent generations. There are now more opportunities to make money and cash in on the advantages that come with being a footballer and more so playing for one of the biggest clubs in the country.
La Colombe, Constantia This yr, La Colombe has climbed again to the top this 12 months with Chef James Gaag at the helm, and it's miles a guaranteed pleasure. Forest-themed theatrics set the tone for this culinary wonderland without ever detracting from the megastar of the show: the bold and specific dishes so that it will have you speaking about this eating place for future years.
Sources: privateproperty.co.za Life has been configured in such a way that for you to get quality, you have to pay a lot for it. Nothing luxurious comes at a cheap rate. This is why when most people finally have money, they start affording all the best things that life can offer. Living in a very luxurious house is one thing many people dream of and hope to achieve. So, let us look at some of the most expensive and luxurious mansions in South Africa. 1. Fresnaye at 150 Million rand 2. Clifton at 150 million
The NPA ID, earlier this year seized assets of the Guptas and their associates worth millions of Rands. The seized assets include luxury properties in Morningside, Saxonwold and Constantia. A high court appointed curator is taking control of of and preserving the assets, pending the outcome of criminal charges for fraud and money laundering offences against the Guptas.
In the heart of the Constantia valley, Pollsmoor Prison sits on 2.5 square kilometres of land with an estimated value of a minimum of R100 million ... prime land now at the centre of uncertainty and controversy. Feasibility studies are presently under way to ‘inform the best and highest use of the property’, but as yet no decisions have been made in terms of its sale. But that’s not the whole yarn. The land, which is now home to Pollsmoor Prison and surrounds, has a story all its own. REBECCA JACKMAN digs
https://ewn.co.za/2021/11/15/some-ct-suburbs-set-for-power-cuts-due-to-infrastructure-maintenance?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter CAPE TOWN - various Cape Town rural areas will be impacted by power slices because of upkeep on electrical foundation. Over the coming week, regions like Constantia, Claremont, Newlands, Kraaifontein, Maitland and others will be impacted by power supply interferences.
Afro-Pop singer Ntando Bangani was this week left angry after paying a fortune to have his Mercedes-Benz taken in for service, but allegedly only got a raw deal instead. The Nono hitmaker told Sunday Sun he was happy when he received a call from the dealership in Constantia Kloof, in the West Rand, saying his car was ready for pick up, but wasn’t ready for what he got when he arrived. “I went to pick up my car after a lady called me to tell me it was ready for pick up. I was with my son when I went to pick
A Cape Town white house family is offering a 10,000-word to an individual who was willing to help them find their missing dog named skunk. The dog disappeared during hiking at constantia nek in Cape Town on the 16th of June. The owners are saying that looked all over the place but they seem to be finding nothing which is why they are asking members of the public to help them and they are willing to pay whoever helps them find the dog.
https://www.news24.com/news24/southafrica/news/lifman-loses-bid-to-get-passport-back-for-job-in-turkey-20211119 Businessman Mark Lifman changed into denied permission to amend his bail situations to absorb a task in Turkey at the same time as he waits for his trial. The High Court stated it is probably hard to get him returned to South Africa for his trial.
On Tuesday 4 August 2020 at 16:00 hours, a single motor vehicle collision occured in Cape Town. A light motor vehicle crashed into a restaurant in Constantia, Cape Town. Luckily no injuries were reported except for some structural damage to the restaurant. According to those who witnessed the collision, they claim that the driver of the vehicle was speeding and failed to negotiate a turn which resulted in him landing in the restaurant. Some social media analysts sarcastically claimed the driver appeared as if
Cape Town watches as Guptas home (the one they bought from Margaret Thatcher's son) starts "rotting"
A beautiful house always requires frequent maintainance. When one is not maintained over a long period, the neighbourhood starts complaining. The Gupta mansion in Cape Town is sinking into dilapidation after being abandoned when the brothers fled SA as their state capture empire began crumbling. The thatched roof of the Constantia property — former home of Mark Thatcher, son of the late British prime minister Margaret Thatcher — has caved in near the main entrance, letting the rain pour in.
Cape Town - The Constantia mailing station branch, which has been shut since an outfitted theft happened there on April 29, resumed today (Monday), as indicated by the South African Post Office (Sapo).text, whiteboard© Provided by Independent Online (IOL) Reacting to enquiries from the Argus after various perusers had called us to enquire after administrations at the mailing station, Sapo representative Johan Kruger said: "The branch was the subject of an equipped theft, and workers were reserved off for being damaged.
Woman dies after hike on Table Mountain The AMS helicopter was deployed to bring down a hiker's body from Table Mountain. Police have opened a post-mortem after a woman from Gauteng's body was found on Table Mountain on Saturday. The 43-year-old woman was found on the side of Skeleton Gorge on Table Mountain at 10:20 on Saturday, says Johann Marais of Wilderness Search and Rescue. "Two paramedics went by vehicle through Constantia neck to Skeleton Gorge. When they came to the woman, there was a group of people.
As one of the top wine-producing countries in the world, South Africa is home to an incredible amount of world-class wine estates. From Franschhoek and Stellenbosch to Constantia and the Swartland, wine lovers can spend days on end visiting different farms. But what if you’re looking for something a little more unique? Say hello to 4×4 wine safaris! We’ve selected our top wine safaris in Cape Town and its surrounds — a guaranteed adventure that promises great wines and even better memories. Klein Constantia
The Shoprite Group has reported that positive cases of coronavirus have occurred in its Kenilworth and Constantia Checkers shops, as well as a case in its Woodstock Shoprite shop. The three stores have been closed since, the company said Wednesday in a statement The group said it brought in a qualified decontamination company to sanitize and deep-clean the shops, and contacted both the National Center for Communicable Diseases and the National Health Department. An employee-screening system was quickly plac
After a man allegedly swallowed a white drug, the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) is investigating Cape Town police. Later, the 40-year-old male was pronounced deceased at the scene. The deceased was a resident of Constantia, according to police. The officers said that after cornering the suspect, he drank the white powder, according to IPID spokesman Grace Langa.
La Colombe Restaurant This modern restaurant in Constantia is one of South Africa’s most iconic and internationally acclaimed fine dining venues. It was originally founded on the historic Constantia Uitsig wine estate, offering spectacular views overlooking the Constantia wine valley, Hout Bay and False Bay. With impeccable service, an award-winning wine list and tasteful dishes, La Colombe is an unforgettable experience. The restaurant serves a fusion of Asian and French cuisine, under the attention of
On Tuesday 4th July 2020, trucking company boss Erica Holt accidentally drove and crashed her Jaguar F-type into an upmarket Constantia café. Erica Holt who is a elderly lady from Hout bay drove to Constantia on Tuesday and as she attempted to park her car in front of the Botanicum Café and grill the unthinkable and unpredictable thing happened as her foot slipped of the brake and onto the accelerate. Erica explained on Tuesday that the more she wanted to brake the more the car accelerated. Erica said that
This weekend, a dedicated wine fanatic splurged nearly half-a-million rand on 375ml of Grand Constance – one of the rarest bottles recognised to man.The 200-year-vintage treasure – first of all sourced in Constantia, Cape Town – will now take satisfaction of location in someone’s cellar.
Assets worth R520 million owned by the Gupta's and their business associates has been seized by the National Prosecuting Authority investigating directorate. The order to freeze the assets and homes has been granted by the high court in the Free State. All South African assets including all properties belonging to Islandsite, which belongs to Atul and Rajesh Gupta and their wives, Iqbal Sharma and his wife Tarina Patel-Sharma and any property owned by Dharma's companies.