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The cat with nine lives, DJ Mawelewele is back!

Entertainment: 07 May 2021 By

Last Saturday (1 May) was a special day to remember for local radio lovers when famous presenter Mulalo Masindi (38), better known as DJ Mawelewele, returned to the airwaves after almost two months of being “in the wilderness”.  The prolific radio presenter parted ways with Vhembe FM in February after he accused the radio management of discriminating against and firing him because he had disclosed his positive Covid-19 status.

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Vukona - a shining literary star

Entertainment: 19 March 2021 By Tshifhiwa Mukwevho

The star of the 18-year-old poet, Vukona Promise Maluleke, is shining ever brighter as she stands and recites her poetry with confidence. She has established herself as one of the best and most-sought-after poets in Vhembe.

Khodani's book sends a strong message of forgiveness

Entertainment: 18 March 2021 By Tshifhiwa Mukwevho

Khodani Melva Matloga wants to send a strong message out to people to remind them that, whatever wrong might have been done to them in their lives, whether by the hand of a stranger or a family member, they should always be prepared to forgive.

Confy's legacy lives on

Entertainment: 18 March 2021

“He may be gone, but his legacy lives on…” This statement clearly describes how much reggae music lovers miss their favourite icon, Confy Tshirumbula, who lost his life on 10 March 2013.

The Rise of E-Phoenix

Entertainment: 14 March 2021 By Tshifhiwa Mukwevho

Nkateko Hlekani, better known as E-Phoenix, uses rap lyrics with upbeat tunes to communicate with people. He believes that music can achieve more than just be a source of entertainment.

Khanyisa turns sad stories into narratives of self-worth

Entertainment: 13 March 2021 By Tshifhiwa Mukwevho

Khanyisa Baloyi-Maphori, who was born in Malamulele but is currently living in Polokwane, turns sad stories of abuse and hardship into narratives of stabilising self-worth and healing.

Vendalist wa u Renda is in touch with SA's social fabric

Entertainment: 13 March 2021 By Tshifhiwa Mukwevho

Poets are known for projecting feelings onto paper, using life’s tests and successes to write about love and happiness, pain and tribulations. Vendalist wa u Renda, who was born Zwidofhela Nemukula at Muledzi Thengwe, is a poet who is particularly in touch with the social fabric of his country.

Mamuhohi sings to praise, encourage and comfort

Entertainment: 12 March 2021 By Tshifhiwa Mukwevho

The multi-talented Maanda Petrus Mamuhohi is considered to be a pastor in the music ministry and his speciality is songs of praise and worship.

Worship House break shackles through praise and worship

Entertainment: 12 March 2021 By Tshifhiwa Mukwevho

The mighty Worship House’s new live project is definitely worth listening to, and those who have been ardent fans of this musical group will agree that they have never disappointed since they started recording almost two decades ago.

“Follow your passion,” says Nare

Entertainment: 11 March 2021 By Bernard Chiguvare

“If music is what you love and what you are passionate about, keep working at it and ask for feedback from fans. Feedback is very important. From feedback you will grow and improve the quality of your production. Be prepared to learn new things,” said Elias Nare, a recognised music producer from Mushongo Ville in Musina.

Vusi Alphaa mixes Chakalaka

Entertainment: 11 March 2021 By Tshifhiwa Mukwevho

Vusi Alphaa’s fanbase increased considerably shortly after the release of his massive hit song, Chakalaka. This is evident from his fast-growing popularity on social media.

Dee Cocoa sings for the youth

Entertainment: 07 March 2021 By Tshifhiwa Mukwevho

Dzithendo “Dee Cocoa” Rambuda from Musina’s music is a delight to anyone who has the pleasure of listening to her fresh, authentic songs.

Naphy M provides comfort to listeners

Entertainment: 06 March 2021 By Tshifhiwa Mukwevho

Gospel singer Naphy M Manenzhe still walks the streets of Thohoyandou, Biaba Nzhelele and Louis Trichardt with a blaring speaker as he sells his music.

Sistervee releases Vhufarekano

Entertainment: 06 March 2021 By Tshifhiwa Mukwevho

Mfumo Maringa, better known as Sistervee, has just made a banging comeback to the music scenes with her latest track, called Vhufarekano (featuring Baby M).

Nicole gets famous

Entertainment: 05 March 2021 By Maanda Bele

A local Tik Tok user, Matevhu Nicole Mukhudi, gained almost immediate fame by imitating famous comedian Ntambudzeni Rasendedza, popularly known as Mr Bundu, and has surpassed the 80 000-mark of followers on this platform.

“Mr Hope Photographer” wows Vuwani FM listeners

Entertainment: 05 March 2021 By Tshifhiwa Mukwevho

Oriphulusa “Mr Hope Photographer” Mpfumba (25) joined Vuwani FM early this year as a volunteer but has already endeared himself to many listeners. His engaging personality has secured his popularity on the community radio station as he continues to wow listeners with his amazing voice and well-informed commentary on current affairs.

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WATCH: Cyclists help spread some Christmas joy

Video: 07 December 2020 By Andries van Zyl

It was again time for local cyclists to unbox the Christmas lights and decorate their bicycles as part of the annual Jingle Bell Toy Ride in Louis Trichardt that took part on Friday, 4 December.