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Comedian Zelensky wins Ukraine presidency in landslide

Volodymyr Zelensky, whose only previous political role was playing the president in a TV show, trounced incumbent Petro Poroshenko

Celeste Ntuli

Actress and comedian

‘Our Perfect Wedding’ to ‘Mass Hysteria’, the sky’s Morake’s limit

The comic actress, a regular on stage and TV screens, has broken comedy’s glass ceiling for women who can make you laugh.

Editorial: He he he he he … the joke’s on us

How much is enough? What will be the tipping point for those of us who are law-abiding, concerned citizens?

SA loves its jokes deep fried in race

The one thing our favourite comics - Daniel Friedman, Robby Collins and Skhumba Hlophe included - agree on is that controversy is good for business.

Impressive strides put black comedy in the spotlight

Black comedians have come a long way in the past 10 years, and are using their indigenous languages as the main attraction for their target market.

Simmi Areff is SA’s cup of tea

The funnyman may have irked Muslim ?authorities but his take on a world outside ?the corner shop has the nation in stitches.

David Kibuuka: Tripping the late-night limelight

Ugandan-born comic David Kibuuka is revelling in South Africa’s exciting new age of comedy.

Hilton to be honoured with lifetime achievement at Comic’s Choice Awards

Barry "the Cousin" Hilton, will be this year’s recipient of the third annual South African Comic’s Choice Awards lifetime achievement award.

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Call for applications for the position of GCRO executive director

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