May 29, 2017

Boring weekend


Boring weekend after centenary high spending Even though the weekend literally started off with a bang after a ‘bomb’ exploded in Brandwag and taxi drivers threatened to burn down the new rank, there is not much to report along the lines of scandals rocking the City of Roses. After being swirled up in the haze of centennial celebrations last week, the famous Bloem-fun-tein turned into a ghost town. The silence was deafening with streets and favourite hangouts empty, even the regular pantypreneurs were nowhere to be seen. However, the same can’t be said for Themba2 who threw a fancy birthday…

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Cappello adds new flavour


Cappello adds new flavour to Bloem entertainment Passion for entertaining … Cappello manager Arthur King says the restaurant offers more than a mere dining experience. The Cappello concept has evolved dramatically since its inception in 2001 and the City of Roses is proud to have this popular franchise in its midst. This newly established cocktail café officially opened its doors in mid-December. Restaurant manager Arthur King said the focus has progressed from an ‘eating experience’ to that of food, passion, and people. Cappello offers a fresh alternative for people who want to network or unwind with friends over sundowners. “We…

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Motheo news queens lead the way


The Motheo FM newsroom has a team of capable and smart journalists who have their fingers on the pulse of the latest news. The station also boasts a team of talented, dedicated DJs and presenters. Motheo FM started broadcasting on April 10 2009 in Sesotho, Setswana, English, and Xhosa. According to the station’s website, the latest RAMS figures indicate that Motheo FM has an estimated 211 000 listeners from the Motheo District, as well as parts of Lejweleputswa, Xhariep, and Thabo Mofutsanyane. It is a community radio station which serves as a training institution. The reporters are taught how to…

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