The big-screen adaptation of Nelson Mandela’s autobiography, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, moved reviewers to tears at its world premiere in Toronto, Canada, this weekend.
The Cape Grand Cafe in Beaconsfield is something of an antidote to cliches of colonial, safari or Disneyfied Africa – owners Mark and Jonette Seeby have managed to create a contemporary international South African restaurant in the heart of England
Best known for playing tough guys in Hollywood movies, English actor Tom Hardy takes on some real villains in the South African bush… sort of.
Called the Avozilla, this avocado variety is extremely rare and comes from just four trees grown by one of the world’s biggest suppliers of avocados, in South Africa.
The standout performance of Elysium comes from fellow South African Sharlto Copley, in a brilliant turn as the sadistic Agent Kruger
South African director, writer and producer Neill Blomkamp has taken the top spot at the US box office with his new sci-fi film starring Matt Damon, Jodie Foster and Sharlto Copley.
Guests at Shaka Zulu’s African birthday bash sipped champagne and cocktails and sampled dishes such as Zebra Fillet, Crocodile and Springbok Potije and Chicken and Apricot Sosaties.
Raging Bull Meats, who won in the category of Best Flavoured Biltong at the Biltong Awards last year, have been producing South African style meats for over 4 years. Up until now they have been supplying online customers and a number of restaurants and deli’s throughout the UK, but they’re just about to open a retail shop in North London.
Jonette Seeby, who inherited her flair for cooking from her colourful and talented grandmother in South Africa, tells us the story behind her UK restaurant Cape Grand.
South Africans in London are invited to an evening with some special South African wines, classic SA food and good chat on Thursday 18 July 2013 at the Cape Grand Cafe & Restaurant.
We interview the head writer and director of The Africa Channel’s new show ‘Room 9’, set in a post apocalyptic world in which an oddball paranormal and occult unit in the New Azanian Police Department wages a war against supernatural forces and a host of other scary African legends
The latest award for South African romantic comedy movie ‘Fanie Fourie’s Lobola’ was the Audience Choice Award at last month’s Seattle International Film Festival.
St Marcus Fine Foods and Revolution Wines, in partnership with South African Tourism, joined Taste of London and challenged foodies with South African favourites.
As Zimbabwe approaches general elections, a newly-released documentary on fearless attorney Beatrice Mtetwa and her defendants shows what happens when rulers place themselves above the law.
A Feast of Friends at the Tate Modern in London aims to break down the boundaries between people and promote a greater understanding of the idea that we are interconnected, exploring the African notion of togetherness, Ubuntu.
Steers London opened its doors for trading on 30 June. To celebrate its UK arrival Steers will give away 1,000 Burgers and Cokes at the official opening (terms and conditions apply) on Saturday 6 July from 12pm to 6pm.
Room 9, one of South Africa’s most talked about detective series, has its UK premiere on The Africa Channel on Monday 8 July at 9pm.
OVER THE BARREL | Pinot Noir originates from Burgundy & Champagne in France. In South Africa it is a light to medium bodied red wine depending on the degree of wood maturation. It’s more of a “feminine” red wine as opposed to the more “masculine” Cabernet Sauvignon.
Want to spoil your dad for Father’s Day? Shaka Zulu is offering a special African themed lunch menu on Sunday 16 June.