Jameson Caskmates Launch Party
May18

Jameson Caskmates Launch Party

By: Ayabonga Ngoma Whiskey and beer?! Say what?! Two things you normally wouldn’t imagine putting together, but Jameson just went ahead and did it anyway. This is a new exciting collaboration with fellow Irish brewery known as Franciscan Well, and SABloggers was there when they launched in SA at The Good Luck Bar at 1Fox Sheds. Before I let you in on the goings on of the event, I need to expose my ignorance and tell you that there is...

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2016 ELLE Style Reporter Awards
May12

2016 ELLE Style Reporter Awards

By: Ayabonga Ngoma   Last Thursday things got into full fashion focus as the winner of the 2016 ELLE Style Reporter was announced at the increasingly trendy shopping emporium Work Shop New Town (WSNT). After slashing down 300 entrants to a ridiculously talented super 8; the ELLE team, in association with Canon and ORMS, showcased the finalists’ work all around the venue for invited guests to have a gander before the winner was...

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#AmstelAmplifed – Rooftop Party
May06

#AmstelAmplifed – Rooftop Party

By: Ayabonga Ngoma   Do a little dance. Make a load of friends. Get down all day to a two and a half storey speaker rocking the city! That’s right, last Saturday Amstel amped things up with their latest marketing activation with a genius group music play on the roof of Jozi’s favourite market spot, Neighbourgoods. If you didn’t see it, you certainly heard it. This scene was certainly set for the coolest impromptu rooftop party...

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#Change4Children Save The Children SA Fundraiser
Mar09

#Change4Children Save The Children SA Fundraiser

By: Ayabonga Ngoma Last week was the first charity auction and gala dinner for the ‘Change for Children’ campaign run by the super amazing South African team of Save the Children. The last event I covered for SCSA was their official media launch over a year ago at Turbine Hall and this night was no exception to the level of effort, class and occasion we’ve come to expect from the organisers. Upon arrival I was welcomed by the red...

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Theatre Review | Tobacco, And The Harmful Effects Thereof
Feb17

Theatre Review | Tobacco, And The Harmful Effects Thereof

By: Ayabonga Ngoma Last week I attended the #Tobacco Twitter night held by the Market Theatre and director Sylvaine Strike for the Joburg season of the critically acclaimed play, ‘Tobacco, And The Harmful Effects Thereof’. What is a Twitter night you ask? I would like to think of it as a trendy marketing event to get guests (most importantly those in media) to create an online buzz and awareness for that specific event via Twitter. In...

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