The Social Scene

July 28, 2019

Budweiser’s 'BudX Lab' launches in bad fashion

Budweiser’s BudX Lab Johannesburg’s event, held in the heart of Braamfontein on Wednesday evening, was not only packed to capacity but packed with dullness for guests who weren’t students.
July 28, 2019

NGO Not About Me opens two safe houses for abused women and children

The night was cold, but supporting such a great initiative meant braving the chilly weather was completely worth it.
July 28, 2019

Tanqueray launches new gin flavour

Alarney-like garden party was held at Beechwood Gardens in Sandton last weekend to launch the newest addition to the Tanqueray family, Flor de Sevilla.
July 21, 2019

The Lion King remake premieres under the stars

The Country Club in Johannesburg was the place to be on Thursday night where the photorealistic, computer-animated remake of The Lion King had its South African premiere on a giant screen under the stars.
July 21, 2019

This Protea Hotel gives off more ice than fire

The only warm thing about Durban on Tuesday was the weather. And I only got to experience this relative comfort after eventually making it to the Protea Hotel, following a four-hour check-in delay. My mood worsened after finally sorting out my travel
July 21, 2019

Online shopping for Afropolitan

The launch of commercial radio station Kaya FM’s e-commerce platform – ShopKaya – was nothing short of elegant, delectable and initially confusing to me.
July 21, 2019

HGTV launches in South Africa

Lovers of home décor and do-it-yourself house renovators are in for a treat this month with MultiChoice and Discovery’s addition of the leading US home and lifestyle channel, HGTV, to their selection.
July 21, 2019

Mango connects Jozi, Windy City

Mango’s first flight from Lanseria airport to Port Elizabeth on Thursday was exciting – at least for first-time flyers like me.
June 23, 2019

Red Bull gives SA's social entrepreneurs wings

Red Bull descended on Durban this week for another iteration of its global Amaphiko programme, which supports and nurtures emerging social entrepreneurs.
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October 13 2019