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April 3, 2018
Book Chat With Lebo: Stay With Me - Ayobami Adebayo

  1 Jos, December 2008 I must leave this city today and come to you. My bags are packed and the empty rooms remind me that I should have left a week ago. Musa, my driver, has slept at the security guard’s post every night since last Friday, waiting for me to wake him up […]

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March 8, 2018
Good TV, Big Wins

Hey CHICA's been a while since we talked television! So what fab shows are you enjoying currently on the telly? On the local front, it's 2018 and DStv Compact is still killing the game with hot shows like Uthando Nes’thembu, Uyang’thanda Na, Date My Family and of course the dramas are attracting lots and lots of […]

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February 14, 2018
Our Life, Wine & Conversations On YouTube

In October 2017, I came across an interview that Gabrielle Union was doing while signing copies of her book, We're Going to Need More Wine. It was just two people, having a sit down, a good, funny conversation over a glass of wine and it was fun, I must have watched that clip about 3-4 […]

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October 18, 2017
Ba re “Stina ke Bozza”, skat!

Chica’s! So I was sitting at home watching “Our Perfect Wedding” as I was typing this. I really had to write something immediately while watching the show. I will make this one short and sweet, because more than what I feel and think, I am more curious to read what you think about this topic. […]

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October 16, 2017
If You Were Asked To Write The #BeingMaryJane Finale Script...

How would it end? Well, well, well. It seemed our pleas that we have seen enough of Mary Jane's ups and downs and we just want a happy ending were heard. BET has just announced that the Season 4 was the last and the Series will end with a 2 hour Movie Special in 2018. […]

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September 27, 2017
Why I Hope This Is The End Of Being Mary Jane

Man, Mary Jane! What haven't we experienced with and through her?! We sure have come a long way and every bit of pain, humiliation, joy, disappointment she felt through the years, we felt with her. But I'm tired now.  It's been a long road till Season 4. Do you remember when we were Team Andre […]

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July 6, 2017
4 Reasons Why We Love Anele on Real Talk

As you may have noticed, we love Anele around here. It has been beautiful watching her journey on radio co-hosting with Grant and eventually making her way to the coveted spot on the 947 Breakfast. Her TV journey has also seen her host Top Billing, Clash of the Choirs and Our Perfect Wedding, but our […]

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July 3, 2017
7 Incredible Quotes From Khanyi Dhlomo on Real Talk With Anele

I know this is a bit of a delayed reaction but I just watched Anele's interview with Khanyi Dhlomo and I can't get over what a force Khanyi is. She is everything we thought she was, and more. I'd like to share 7 things she said that had me nodding and going wow... In following […]

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May 26, 2017
A United Kingdom (Film) Is A Beautiful Love Story

" We were taught, sometimes in a very positive way, to despise ourselves and our ways of life. We were made to believe that we had no past to speak of, no history to boast of. The past, so far as we were concerned, was just a blank and nothing more. Only the present mattered and […]

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January 30, 2017
Mixed Reaction About Lockdown But It Has Me Shook

Lockdown I don’t always get to watch a lot of TV, unless it’s the weekend or I am on leave. If there is one thing DStv has gotten right, it has to be the local content on its platform. They have been the pioneers in grooming local talent both off and on screen. I truly […]

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