Kuntha Ndimande

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#CulturePop: Strangely, not fiction

#CulturePop is written by Kuntha Ndimande.

#CulturePop: Jake, Vine and the internet

The agenda of imperialist white-owned media is too often trending when I log on, longside the bark and bite of Black Twitter granted.

#CulturePop: Replacing MAMAs hosts and public protectors comes with mixed results

Icons are becoming harder to fish out in a sea of sameness and some things are just irreplaceable, writes Kuntha Ndimande.

​#CulturePop: Thuli’s dirt on Zuma and other bad behaviour

Trevor Noah calls out Donald Trump on ‘locker-room’ talk and aluta continua for #FeesMustFall

#Culturepop: More mourning this week — and the absurdity of violence continues

Monday prevailed on a sombre note as we mourned the passing of Khwezi, whose real name was Fezekile Ntsukela Kuzwayo.

#CulturePop: Chasing ideals in a country called Africa

Boris Johnson walks into a gaffe, Solange takes us by surprise and Queen of Katwe makes the right move.

#CulturePop: A weekend of taking losses — Nzimande, Mandoza, Brangelina and AKA

Fees didn’t fall, the kwaito star did, the star couple are heading that way, and the rapper suggested it.

​#CulturePop: Mourning Mandoza amid data woes, bad feminism and gifted surgeons

Unhappy endings ushered us into and out of last week. Arts columnist Kuntha Ndimande takes us through the highs and lows of popular culture this week.

#CulturePop: Making noise and staying relevant with Fade and ‘Pound Cake’

What's happening in the world? Get your pop culture fix with #CulturePop.

The week that was: Spring Day, Bey Day and everything in between

Spring, last week, came with a confetti of quotes, memes and moods competing against one another for the cool.

​#CulturePop: Teacher don’t teach me nonsense: The right to speak our truths

From black girl magic in Pretoria to Drake’s declaration of love, we are proudly loudmouths

​Jo’burg’s lost, Frank’s found but Kanye has answers, as well as many quotables

The world we live in is in constant motion, things change rapidly and currently we have a new local party, new jams and new apparel.

Press Releases

National Science and Technology Forum

It's an independent SETI platform, an essential element of an active democracy and an important part of the collaboration process needed in SETI

Milestones over the NSTF’s 25-year history

The organisation celebrates its Silver Jubilee as an established player in the NSI and as promoter and influencer of SET and innovation in South Africa

Huawei Cloud’s Year-End Sales Carnival

Massive discounts on hot cloud services are on offer along with special coupons and other privileges, but hurry, supplies are limited!

Nurturing expert teachers

There's a shortage of resources in many schools and it's important for teachers to understand that they are the biggest resource in a classroom

Get Rewarded for banking with Standard Bank Mobile

Free data for your bank card spend every month will go that extra mile to help keep South Africans connected to their dreams

Introducing Greening the Future 2020

We highlight the work of those accelerating sustainable living in SA – at a vital moment for the environment

Western Cape SMBs look to technology to get them through pandemic

Many companies have over-capitalised on IT infrastructure in the past, and are looking for ways to access simpler, cheaper technology that cuts their costs

Land reform still a hot potato

The land has got to belong to all the people of South Africa, and many believe that there’s no other mechanism for that except expropriation