Cape Town – Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters was crowned as Miss South Africa 2017 on Sunday night at the Sun City Superbowl.
Boipelo Mabe was crowned second princess and Adè van Heerden was crowned first princess in the 59th annual beauty pageant.
The 21-year-old Miss South Africa is from Sedgefield, Western Cape and was a firm crowd favourite on the night of the competition.
Miss South Africa 2017 will receive R1m in cash from sponsors Sun International and Cell C as well as a bouquet of prizes.
During Miss SA’s reign she will represent South Africa at both Miss World [...]
http://www.timeslive.co.za/entertainment/2017/03/19/Heres-who-won-big-at-the-Saftas…The annual South African Film and Television Awards (Saftas) which took place on Saturday night in Sun City was nothing short of a glamorous affair.
The ‘who’s who’ of the entertainment industry attended the awards to celebrate SA’s film and TV stars, who were honoured for their work with Golden Horns.
Anele Mdoda won a Safta for best talk show.
Veteran actress Lydia Mokgokoloshi walked away with a lifetime achiever special recognition award.
George Jetson can eat his heart out. A new flying-car concept can do more than just take to the skies. In fact, the futuristic vehicle takes more cues from “Transformers” than “The Jetsons” in imagining how humans might get around in the future.
This “multimodal transportation concept” is a passenger capsule that can transform into different modes of transit, by attaching to wheels for driving, connecting to propellers for flying or joining a train-like transit system such as the high-speed transit concept known as the Hyperloop.
The futuristic capsule was envisioned by aerospace company Airbus and design and engineering firm [...]
Amazulu hitmaker Amanda Black was perhaps the happiest on the night, scoring nominations in the Best Pop, Best Female, Best RnB, Best New Artist and Song of the Year categories.
Babes Wodumo, Nasty C and Kwesta all scored four nominations each.
The prestigious Song of the Year category will be contested by Babes Wodumo (Wololo), Musa & Robbie Malinga (Mthande), Kwesta (Ngud), Amanda Black (Amazulu), Dr Malinga (Akulaleki), Durban’s Finest (Umsindo), King Monada (Ska Bhora Moreki), Nasty C (Hell Naw), Lebo [...]