South African media and entertainment group Johnnic Communications Johncom on Thursday announced details of restructuring at the Sowetan and Sunday World. The restructuring follows a six-week investigation and consultations with management and staff at the two publications. In terms of the restructuring, current Sowetan managing director Mike Tissong will leave his post and move to the Johncom media division to assist in the process of integrating the publications into Johncom. Andrew Gill, currently general manager: A general manager to handle day-to-day operations will be appointed shortly, Johncom said in a statement. The Sowetan has been steadily losing circulation, readership and advertising and a new editor-in-chief of both the Sowetan and Sunday World—Thabo Leshilo—has been appointed with immediate effect. Leshilo is a former editor of the Pretoria News, from where he moved to edit the Sunday World.
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Sunday World has also been redesigned and rolled up onto the same platform as Sowetan. Some of the website enhancements include a new navigation bar, aiming to make browsing from one section to another easier, responsive layouts for mobile browsing on smartphones, and an extra light web version for low data usage and feature phone users. The comment section, picture of the day, and the wedding blog take centre stage on the new sites.
Sowetan also has an upgraded app available in the Google Playstore and the App Store. We asked for feedback on the beta version of the site and had overwhelmingly positive and constructive feedback. All this was taken into account and used in the final site in terms of content, functionality, as well as the aesthetic.
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Go back to the original attitudes. If you have a recording of the performance where the joke worked, review the recording and determine what the original attitudes were and play them again when you do your next show. The laugh will return. If your joke is about something in the news, and this item has been fodder for talk show hosts and an uncountable number of other comedians, at some point audiences have heard all they want to hear on this subject.
They communicate this to you by not laughing. Cut The Joke Reason 3: There is a killer joke toward the end of your set, so you move it up to the front and it stops working. Move the joke back to where it was. Something about this joke requires information that earlier jokes are supplying. It is not a stand alone joke. It is a joke that is partially set up by information in earlier jokes.
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South African vocalist Gloria Bosman tells how she has gained confidence in her professional and personal life. This article may be used to: To explore gender stereotypes and gender biased language. These biases and prejudices lead to different portrayals of women and men in the media. When women step outside of the traditional gender roles, the media tends to sensationalise their behaviour as deviant or going against the social norm e.
Upclose and Personal with Gloria Bosman, Sowetan S Upclose and Personal with Gloria Bosman, Sowetan Sunday World. Date: January 1, SHARE: South African vocalist Gloria Bosman tells how she has gained confidence in her professional and personal life.
History[ edit ] P-Square began in St. Murumba secondary school, a small Catholic school in Jos , Nigeria[ citation needed ]. Peter and Paul joined their school music and drama club where they began singing, dancing, and mimicking songs by MC Hammer , Bobby Brown and Michael Jackson. Itemoh, Michael, Melvin, Peter and Paul. Drawing inspiration from their music idol Michael Jackson, they began break dancing , formed the group called “Smooth Criminals” in Their artistic talent and precise dance routine soon made them household names in the city of Jos, where they performed at school functions and other occasions.
Later in , they applied to the University of Abuja to study Business Administration. The Smooth Criminals disbanded when its members left to various other universities. The video for the second album held the 1 position on the MTV Base chart for four straight weeks. The group has performed with artists like Ginuwine and Sean Paul , Akon. P Square are now located in Lagos. It has sold 8 million copies worldwide.
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This is to ensure that those arrested for possession and dealing in the lethal concoction drug, popularly known as nyaope in Gauteng or whoonga in KwaZulu-Natal, are successfully prosecuted. Youth of Mamelodi township in Pretoria, hike against the high levels of nyaope addiction in the area. Then last Saturday community members of Mamelodi, east of Pretoria, embarked on a protest march and climbed the mountains of the nearby Moretele Park in an initiative called Hike Against Nyaope.
This was to raise awareness about the destruction of young lives due to the use of nyaope and other drugs such as tik and dagga. The use of the drug has become a huge problem in the communities since and parents of addicts are battling to fight the scourge and rampant use of nyaope in Pretoria townships such as Atteridgeville and Soshanguve and Mamelodi.
In this week’s Sunday World we reveal the double life of Ireland’s chainsaw murderer. We investigate backyard butcher Paul Wells – the monster who hid behind the façade of an ordinary family man.
AP — Jerome Baker danced, waved, waggled his index finger and clicked his heels. For a first-year linebacker, it was a surprisingly polished touchdown celebration. Darnold threw four interceptions and took four sacks, and the Jets went 2 for 15 on third and fourth down. The hobbled Dolphins endured another wave of injuries and the mysterious departure of safety Reshad Jones, who pulled himself out of the game.
But their defense was much improved after three consecutive poor games. Darnold tried to rally the sputtering Jets from a deficit, but following a punt the rookie took a high snap and made an ill-advised throw to tight end Eric Tomlinson. Baker stepped in front for his first career interception and scored untouched. They did a good job of stopping the run and making it as one-dimensional as possible.
Gase improved to against the Jets, including two wins this year.
Jim McDowell, northern editor of Dublin-based Sunday World, suffered severe cuts and bruising to his head and body after being punched and kicked to the ground by four men yesterday evening. The year-old ex-rugby player and boxer believes drug dealers were behind the brutal attack which happened during a visit to the Continental Market. I was trying to get up and they beat me back three times. There is a mark from the heel of a boot on the back of my head.
There were people all over the place, the market was full.
Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams (D) on Sunday downplayed former Attorney General Eric Holder’s comments at an event rallying her supporters where he urged that Democrats “kick.
Kevin West, a regular at Pulse nightclub, said Omar Mateen messaged him on and off for a year before the shooting using the gay chat and dating app Jack’d. Advertisement But they never met — until early Sunday morning. West was dropping off a friend at the club when he noticed Mateen — whom he knew by sight but not by name — crossing the street wearing a dark cap and carrying a black cellphone about 1 a.
He saw Mateen at the club at least a dozen times, he said. Investigators are looking at reports that Mateen visited gay clubs and was using gay dating apps, a law enforcement official said. Comey said at a news conference Monday. Mateen, 29, of Fort Pierce, Fla. Fifty-three more were wounded.
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It is clear in Scripture that Jesus loved and cared for these children — how can we do any less? Through a network of more than fifty state volunteer coordinators, the coalition behind the Orphan Sunday campaign has been helping churches, organizations and lay-leaders across the nation organize their own distinctive local events — ranging from sermons, Sunday School classes and prayer gatherings to concerts and service projects — to highlight the call to “defend the cause of the fatherless” and what ordinary Christians can do in response.
According to the campaign, there are more than , children in the U. Globally, an estimated 15 million children have lost both parents.
The Sowetan Newspaper South Africa is an English language, South African daily newspaper that started in as a liberation struggle newspaper and was freely distributed to households in the then apartheid-segregated township of Soweto, Johannesburg, Gauteng Province.
Researching in South Africa As an amateur genealogist initially I found it difficult to know how to research in South Africa but with a great deal of help from others and persistence I have learned a lot and consequently had enormous success in finding my family. Because of this and to assist fellow researchers I have compiled this web page. The pages are compiled from various sources and compiled in good faith for the benefit of all and the profit of none.
It was the Dutch colony of the Cape of Good Hope from to Natal was first a Boer Republic in but became a British colony in until when it formed another province in the Union. In it became a Boer Republic. In its capital Pretoria became the Union’s administrative capital. Each province has its own depot of state archives, libraries and museums and historical societies.
The Cape, being the oldest, has records dating back to the mid 17th century.
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Of Angels and Ancestors: In most cases syncretism is not an equal marrying of belief systems, but rather substitution or modification of the central elements of a dominant religion by beliefs or practices from outside of the religion. It often feels as though we are the ones who keep letting go. Dating back to the missionaries, this global village has always seemed to consume black cultures and not necessarily incorporate them. One such example of this balancing act has been our relationship with God.
According to the Census, traditional African religion counted for 0. We slaughter an animal to celebrate and to commemorate special life milestones, brew traditional beer, have ubhlanti a kraal that is a sacred place and in December, we will perform izila for my father who passed away in This ceremony is to acknowledge that the deceased has now crossed over and become an ancestor.