Avoid traffic, use public transport to Soweto

CNS News 6.12.2014 06.52 am JeVanne Gibbs FILE PIC: A football fan blows a vuvuzela. Picture: Michel Bega Gauteng traffic police have warned motorists on anticipated road closures, traffic disruptions and congestion due to the Soweto Derby at the FNB Stadium in Nasrec on Saturday. The Soweto Derby will see Kaizer Chiefs facing off against Orlando Pirates. Community safety department spokesperson Obed Sibasa said a capacity crowd of more than 90 000 people are expected at the stadium. “Hard and soft road closures will start at 9am until after the match,” said Sibasa. “Gates open at 11.30am, and kick-off is at 3.30pm. Soccer fans or people are advised to use public transport to the stadium,…

Lulu Dikana: a life abundantly lived (video) – The Citizen

Celebrities 5.12.2014 12.45 pm Nandipha Pantsi FILE PICTURE: Lulu Dikana, Zonke and Asanda Dikana at the Kaya FM studios on November 28, 2013, in Johannesburg, South Africa. Zonke Dikana launched her ‘Give and Take’ DVD. Only 40 people attended the exclusive launch. (Photo by Gallo Images / City Press / Lucky Nxumalo) Lulu Dikana was among the most underrated singers in South Africa. The urban soul singer, who died in hospital on Wednesday after battling illness, had a musical gift that was unmissable – but what really stood out with each of her live performances was her deep belief in something bigger than herself. The 35-year-old wasn’t considered a gospel singer but she spoke and…