Source: sabcnews.com, news24.com In December, just when South Africans were preparing for New Year Eve celebrations, President Cyril Ramaphosa delivered bad news for them. In his national address, the president explained that due to the spike of Covid-19 infections, the country was going to an adjusted level 3 lockdown for two weeks. Not only that, but the sale and transportation of alcohol is prohibited. This did not sit well with a lot of people who were hoping to buy alcohol for New Years Eve. When the president
It has been a totally different bubbly season in South Africa. For most, the bubbly season implies family social events, going on a drinking binge with companions, celebrating the entire night until the sun comes out and kids wandering around the roads flaunting their new garments. Unfortunately, since South Africa is on a changed level 3 lockdown and there is a restriction on liquor deals, the vast majority who didn't load up before the presodent's location, they are not anticipating New Years Eve. For Sassa
I was seeing this guy back in February. He owned a bar where I worked which we went into on weekend for drinks. My friends told me he liked me but I didn't really pay him too much attention. On New Years Eve, my friend and I went to his bar and had after 12 we went back to his for a party. I did end up in his bed, but no more than a cuddle happened. We texted and he did make arrangements for a date but he cancelled on me twice, saying he was busy with the bar and I told him it was fine which it was. He asked
Written by Sphe J Hadebe Durban- New Years Eve is the day that is celebrated worldwide as people are counting to the new year. In South Africa it is the day when a song of the year is announced. SABC Radio station, Ukhozi FM has been known for doing the Crossover songs every new year. However 2020's song of the year has left the station in rather a more difficult situation than ever with its listeners. On December 31 , Ukhozi FM announced the winner of their annual competition, New years Eve song of the year
Self-proclaimed prophet Sherperd Bushiri lost close to R100K for the deposit he paid to the Bingu National stadium for the crossover over night. Malawi Government's ministry of Youth and sport cancelled the crossover night service as they felt they will not have enough time to renovateand get ready for the inspection of the Confederation of African Football ( CAF) that would determine the stadiums readness to hold International matches. The Enlightened Christian Gathering church's crossover night was moved to
It takes two to tango. But what are the odds of a 24 year old young woman being seriously in love with a man triple her age. It's all bound to end in tears. Well, it did end in tears for a Zimbabwean man who was married to a 24 year old young woman. Francis Khondanani thought he had hit the jackpot when he customarily married his young lover. But little did he know that he had committed himself to a woman who would later attempt killing him. The love smitten Francis had recently taken his young wife
Ten haunted places in South Africa that will send 'shivers down your spine' What are ghosts? And what is a haunted place? Ghosts are believed to be the wandering spirits of death people. And haunted places are believed to be the places where these wandering spirits roam. Today we're going to take a look at ten such haunted places in South Africa where people claim to have witnessed paranormal activity. (supernatural activity) St Elmo's Convent KwaZulu Natal This place is located 10 kilometres from Durban.
Police warning: Cancel all Christmas, New Year’s Eve party plans or you’ll face Police warning: Cancel all Christmas, New Year’s Eve party plans or you’ll face This punishment
Source:www.iol.co.za The south African Minister Bheki Cele came out to adresss the people of south thag they should cancel all christmas, New Years Eve party plans or they will face the punishment.This happened yesterday after the president Cyril Ramaphosa came out to adress the nation about the second wace of corona virus. Minister of south african police service(saps) took it upon himself to campaigh around popular cities like,tembisa.Ekuruleni A taxi Rank on Pretoria on Road in Kempton Park. As well as other
The news of two young women who passed away after drinking an alcoholic concoction to celebrate New years Eve came to light yesterday and has left the country heartbroken. On December 31st New year's Eve, most people wanted to have a good time like the used to in the previous years, but unfortunately that was totally impossible as the country had already moved back to lockdown level 3, and alcohol sales are prohibited with stricter rules put in place. Although the lockdown was in full effect, that did not deter
After President Cyril Ramaphosa placed the country on an adjusted level 3 lockdown, he spoke for himself and said that he would be lighting a candle at 12 midnight on New Years Eve, to honour all South Africans who contacted Coronavirus and those that lost their lives. Citizens were ready to follow the president's footsteps and light up candles at 12, but Bheki Cele made a statement on his media briefing and said that people must sleep at 21:00, which made people angry and resulted in a petition for the president
As the country is facing yet another alcohol ban, many thirsty alcohol consumers have found themselves wondering when the ban will be lifted. Some go to the extend of buying from the black market at exorbitant prices just so they can get something down their thirsty throats. Before Ramaphosa delivered the news to them, a lot of people already had the heads up and knew that there were many possibilities that the ban will be imposed immediately, so they went out in numbers to ensure that they are sorted for New
Tragedy As The Celebration Of New Year Claim Two Lives When alcohol was banned, many people were not happy about it. Some decided to make their own homemade concoctions. People like celebrating new year with alcohol,but after the announcement made by the President,it wasn't easy for them to celebrate a new without having drinks on their sides. Making a homemade concoctions is very dangerous, especially doing it for the first time without any experience.It can put people's lives in danger when they drink it.
It has been an absolutely stand-out merry season in South Africa. For greatest, the bubbly season way hover of family members social affairs, happening a burning-through binge with companions, celebrating all evening extensive until the sun oriented comes out and youngsters meandering across the roads showing off their new garments. Unfortunately, since South Africa is on a changed stage three lockdown and there might be a restriction on liquor pay, the vast majority who did now not stock up before the presodent's
South Africans are now very thirsty. Many ran out of their favourite alcoholic beverages before New Years Eve after a total alcohol ban was imposed just days before 31 December festivities. This was caused by a sudden surge of Covid-19 infections as the nation battled with a high rise of infections. The alcohol ban will now most likely be brought to an end on 15 February, coinciding with the opening of land borders. South Africa is now over the worst of its second Covid-19 wave to consider lifting restrictions.
On the 28th of December 2020 Maphosa reinstated the alcohol ban. This ban was once again brought back in order to have the spread of Covid-19 under control. Indeed, it was not anticipated as New Years Eve was just around the corner however, like the president stated, their aim wast9o save lives than the economy. The alcohol ban might have worked as more trauma units for the first time did not have any alcohol related injuries, furthermore, people spent their new years eve at home. The alcohol industry has
Councillor Of ANC Arrested On New Years Eve The people who we look up to are failing the our country. If a leader misbehave in public,people will loose respect for the leaders of ANC they will think that all the councillors are like that. ANC Cape Town councilor was arrested for drinking and driving on New Years Eve. An ANC Spokesperson Fiona Abrahams said,"the party had learnt with a shock about the arrest of one of its Councilors". " As the ANC,we take the matter seriously and believe that the law must take
Of course we are now on the 365 day of 2020. This is a very big day around the world because it's the last day of the year and it heralds the first day of the year. Normaĺy this day carries more weight than the actual day of New Year because activities occur at night. In South Africa since the unbaning of fire crackers, the skies will be decorated in the middle of the night by colourful fire works. There will be sounds of car hooting and people shouting. This is called welcoming the new year. After about one
Khanyi Mbau has been feeling the ban of alcohol that is in place on the under the lockdowns. It seems she kept quiet thinking things will get better, but it get worse and worse with the lockdown back again. This media personality is known for her vocal talks sometimes when she feels that this is enough, she'll tell it like it maybe that's what motivated her to take to social media and posted her video suggesting what the government should do with alcohol that to totally ban in. The reason for her taking to social
Melanie remembered exactly how it happened; that second just before everything changed … This was New Years Eve about four years ago. It was her grandmother’s fundraising event; she and a couple of her cousins were participating in the fashion show. Her twin brother, Eric was hosting and her oldest brother Randy was making sure that everything was running smoothly. While she was waiting for the show to start she was babysitting her little seven year old brother P.J and trying to get her one year old sister
This is a good decision by the Police. What about the police commanders, who allowed nightclubs. Like Dreams to open and be packed with partying citizens on New Years Eve? Will they also be suspended?What about the video of ZANUPF elites partying on New Years Eve? Has the police investigates them? Good start but when are they going to arrest tagwirei,and those who attended that party. The law should be applied equally and not only to the poor. corruption by these so called police officers is becoming institutional.