Connect with us

Mzansi

I did not assault Mbali, Black Coffee insists

Published

on

Mbali, Black Coffee

The South African international DJ, Black Coffee who is accused of assaulting his ex-wife’s Enhle Mlotshwa, has come out in the open to declare that he never did any such as he was a witness of GBV and vowed to never be a part of that which ruined his childhood.

Expressing his strong opposition to the allegation via Twitter, he said, that he would never make any decision that will allow him to lay his hands on a woman will never be condoned or practised in his life as he grew up seeing the scenes of violence against women, which he never liked and will never subscribe to.

It is truly regrettable that she has chosen to mislead the public using the name of GBV and seeking a protection order against me to separate me from my children and our home.- Black Coffee (@RealBlackCoffee) 

He laments that in the three years he has been trying to separate from Enhle, he has not been able to rest on his laurels. “In the name of respecting my family and children, I have been silent for a while but now I can breathe. Violence against women is one of the biggest problems facing the country. “I grew up at home and saw it happen at home. I told myself at a young age that I would never allow it,” said Black Coffee.

He lamented how divorce is a very terrible thing to experience, that has a lot of pain, and intense Therapy that was needed to be sane, due to the constant and unwarranted attacks he gets on a daily since 3 years.

Divorce is never easy but for us, it has been especially painful, and I’ve spent the last 3 years in and out of intense therapy to deal with it privately. Every day I am attacked by relentless lies and falsehoods. I DID NOT ASSAULT HER

He assured her that no matter what the situation, she would never lay a hand on a woman. “I have never beaten Mbali, the mother of my children. I have never done it before, and I will never do it,” said Black Coffee.

As a law-abiding citizen, I will absolutely observe the demands of the interim order but will categorically oppose the permanent installation of its prescripts and this is why we are currently in court.

Enhle, on the other hand, thanked the women who came out in large numbers to support her in court while Black Coffee was issued with a restraining order against her approaching their old home in Sandton. Enhle is where he said he was beaten by Black Coffee on his birthday.

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Mzansi

Lucky Montana demand evidence, zondo commission advocate to recuse himself

Published

on

By

zuma

Lucky Montana has demanded that the evidence leader of the State Capture Commission, advocate Vas Soni, recuse himself from proceedings.

Soni has been cross-examining Montana in relation to his controversial tenure at the rail agency, as well as allegations that he used R36 million of its funds to purchase properties around Gauteng with lawyer Riaan van der Walt.

Montana’s questionable property purchases in lush suburbs have faced immense scrutiny, even outside of the commission and he has denied there was anything dubious behind them.

Advocate Soni grilled Montana about his business relationship with Van der Walt, the director of a company called Precise Trade. He also had links to Siyangena Technologies, a company which irregularly scored billions worth of contracts with Prasa. Both Montana and Van der Walt have enjoyed a rather profitable relationship, to say the least.

“Soni should recuse himself. He is showing signs of being biased. It is not in the interest of justice to continue like this. This narrative that Siyangena was given R4 million in contracts. The allegations were that it, for sure, made payments towards my properties through TTM Holdings,” Montana said.

“There is no Siyangena in any of the properties I have invested in. He is conflicted. He is so emotionally invested and passionate about this, because if I was not here, we were going to move from the basis that TTM paid Precise Trade. TTM did not pay Precise Trade”


It is alleged Montana used a shell company named Trade and Invest to purchase the houses through Van der Walt who has since left the country.

This isn’t the first time Montana has taken issue with Soni, having told the commission back in April that he is conflicted, having done work for Werksmans Attorneys.

Continue Reading

Mzansi

Thuso Mbedu Gushes About Working with Amazing American Director Barry Jenkins

Published

on

By

mbedu

Thuso Mbedu took to social media to gush about working with award-winning international director Barry Jenkins. The actress worked with the US director on the set of Amazon Prime series The Underground Railroad.

Thuso Mbedu gushed about working with amazing American director Barry Jenkins. Image: @thuso.mbedu Source: Instagram Thuso took to Instagram and shared that many people had asked her what it was like working with the Oscar award-winning Jenkins.

She then responded with a lengthy answer to the question on everyone’s lips. Along with snaps and vids of Jenkins she took while on set, Thuso said: “Working with Barry was amazing. It was one of the easiest things I’ve done. He makes it easy, man. It’s like having a conversation an easy, flowing, unforced conversation.

We all knew and understood what we’re working towards and, through collaboration, we were able to help each other get there.” She shared that Jenkins showed the cast what humanity looked like.

Thuso said Barry is also very kind, crazy and funny and so welcoming. The stunner expressed that Jenkins is also respectful of everyone. The Underground Railroad comes out on Friday, 14 May, said Thuso.

Thuso’s fans took to her comment section to react to her post. Check out some comments below: chesty’m said: “Exactly how I imagined him to be then.” dejadeetv wrote: “AGREED!!! He was/is AMAZING & Brilliant!”

Friday can’t get here sooner.” vilithuleka wrote: “I love your playful nature Thuso.” maps_mellisa_andy commented: “3rd frame had my heart jumping like yeessss go quuueeen.” ayisto_swazi added: “FRIDAY issssss a date!” In related news, Briefly News reported that Natasha Thahane has reacted to the news that Thuso Mbedu is set to star alongside US actress Viola Davis.

The Blood & Water actress took to social media and congratulated Thuso for bagging a role alongside one of America’s greatest actresses. Natasha took to Instagram on Thursday, 29 April and shared a screenshot of the article about Thuso’s good news.

She captioned her post: “What a MOMENT! @thuso.mbedu You are the MOMENT! I’m proud of you galingz, ninja! Continue to confidently receive God’s abundant blessings.

” The Underground Railroad actress also took to Natasha’s comment section to show her appreciation following the post. She replied: “Thanks galingz.” Instagram’s users took to Natasha’s timeline to react to her post. They also congratulated the talented Mzansi actress.

Continue Reading

Entertainment

Nelson Mandela’s grandson, TV presenter Mayibuye Mandela bashed by police

Published

on

By

mandela

Nelson Mandela’s great-grandson, television presenter and political activist Mayibuye Mandela, has opened a case of assault against the police, whom he claims beat him without provocation at the weekend.

Mandela, 27, told the Dispatch his legal team was writing to SA police minister Bheki Cele, national police commissioner Gen Khehla Sitole and provincial police commissioner Lt-gen Liziwe Ntshinga about his intention to sue the SAPS for police brutality.

He said he and two friends were driving in a bakkie on the gravel road from Mqhekezweni great place outside Mthatha at 8.30pm on Saturday when they were stopped by four police officers. “It was raining. They told us to get out of the vehicle as they wanted to search it.

“They ordered me to lie on my stomach face down in the dirt. I told them it was raining and I would get dirty. I asked if I could lean against the car so that they could do whatever they wanted to do.”

Mandela said one of them accused him of thinking he knew too much about the law.

“A policewoman and a policeman started beating me with a stick. They forced me down and I ended up sustaining bruises to my face as they put their boots on my head to suppress me.”

Mandela said his other two friends were slapped in the face by the two police officers. He said the attack on him lasted about five minutes. He said he had bruises on his back from being beaten with a stick.

One of his two companions was an older man who is a lawyer by profession. Mandela said all three had been ordered to lie flat on their stomachs.

“I kept on complaining and questioning why we should have to lie down. It’s not like they found anything wrong in the car.”

He said afterwards they had been ordered to get into their bakkie and “get out of here”.

Initially the trio wanted to drive directly to the Bityi police station but the police officers told them they would probably meet more police officers on the road.

So instead they drove to the lawyer’s home in Mqhekezweni, where they spent the night. He said he took pictures of his injuries before going to bed.

“I went to the doctor on Sunday and immediately after that I went to the Mthatha central police station to open a case but batshona bevela phaya [they were ducking and diving there]. They told me I had to go to Bityi but I told them I did not have a car to get there.”

He said he went to the Madeira police station and after being sent from pillar to post, eventually managed to open a case.

But he only received an SMS confirming the case number on Tuesday.

Sinaye Tywaku, 21, who is from Tsolo and had gone to attend an event at Mqhekezweni, was Mandela’s other companion at the time of the incident.

He said he had been beaten with a stick on his knee by the police officers.

“I can’t straighten my knee even now,” he told the Dispatch on Tuesday.

He said the trio had not done anything to provoke the police. He had also been ordered to lie down on his stomach.

Tywaku said he was trying to open his own assault case against the police.

Mandela said acts of police brutality had no place in a new and democratic SA.

“I am still in shock. It is not because of my surname that I am doing this [laying charges]. It is because police need to understand that in this day and age, police brutality cannot be tolerated.”

The Johannesburg-based Mandela presents a political programme on Mpumalanga Broadcasting TV.

He described the officers’ actions as reminiscent of the apartheid regime.

He also accused the cops of copying the brutal Americanstyle policing that led to the death of George Floyd.

Floyd died in Minneapolis, Minnesota after police officer Derek Chauvin kept his knee on Floyd’s neck for nine and half minutes.

Provincial police spokesperson Brig Tembinkosi Kinana confirmed on Tuesday that a case of assault had been opened at Bityi police station.

He said the Independent Police Investigations Directorate would take over the investigation and declined to comment further.

Continue Reading

Facebook

Sports

Mzansi

Tech

Elon Musk tests positive – and negative – for COVID-19
Tech

Elon Musk tests positive – and negative – for COVID-19

Cassper Nyovest Tackles Trevor Noah in FIFA Big Match
Tech Trend

Cassper Nyovest Tackles Trevor Noah in FIFA Big Match

Tech

Mobile Google CEO Promises 11 Daydream-compatible phones

Tech

Ford’s 2018 Mustang GT can do 0-to-60 mph in under 4 seconds

Tech

Hulu hires Google marketing veteran Kelly Campbell as CMO

Music

SAlady SAlady
Music16 hours ago

SA Reacts as Lady Says She Finally Got a Job

A young South African woman, Cynthia, shared the news that she is now employed, many celebrated with her. This young...

DJ-Maphorisa DJ-Maphorisa
Music1 day ago

Nigerian DJs bastardizing the Amapiano? DJ Maphorisa reacts

DJ Maphorisa has taken Twitter to express his disapproval for the Amapiano which he was very instrumental in birthing after a...

Nasty C vs Eminem Nasty C vs Eminem
Entertainment2 months ago

Eminem is not relatable, I can body him! Nasty C brags

South African rapper Nasty C took to his insta live to tell the whole world that he can spank Eminem,...

Nomzamo Mbatha, Thuso Mbedu and Pearl Thusi Nomzamo Mbatha, Thuso Mbedu and Pearl Thusi
Entertainment3 months ago

Three South African screen goddess Thusi, Nomzamo, & Thuso storms global stage.

How heart-warming is it to see women at the forefront of taking Mzansi to the world? There are a few...

Daily Trends3 months ago

Young Man who posted his new car, got bashed for his unfinished house.

A young man posted a picture of his car and house on Twitter. Instead of getting congratulatory messages in his...

Sibongile Khumalo Sibongile Khumalo
Lifestyle3 months ago

BREAKING NEWS: Music icon, Sibongile Khumalo dies at 63

In a tragic turn of events, it is with crushing sadness that we declare that incredibly famous South African Jazz artist Mam’ Sibongile...

Music4 months ago

SA Hip-Hop failed to dominate due to envy, bitterness, but Amapiano will take over –Cassper Nyovest

In recent weeks, Cassper Nyovest has been very vocal about his apparent love for Amapiano and how his love for Hip-hop...

Entertainment11 months ago

Tekashi 6ix9ine & Nicki Minaj Announce “Trollz” Single

Tekashi 6ix9ine and Nicki Minaj announced their new song “Trollz,” which will be released on June 12. The rumors were...

Music1 year ago

Emtee drops JoHustleBurg amidst controversy!

South African Rap Artist Emtee drops JoHustleBurg amidst controversies surrounding the name JoHustleburg, Emtee has gone ahead to drop the...

Johustleburg Did Emtee Steal the Name Johustleburg Did Emtee Steal the Name
Entertainment1 year ago

Johustleburg: Did Emtee Steal the Name?

Johustleburg who is really the owner Emtee or the claimants? Rapper Emtee, whose real name Mthembeni Ndlovu has vowed that...

Trending

Copyright © 2020 powered by Jovaza

%d bloggers like this: