Chivas Regal ‘The Venture SA’ Final
Jan22

Chivas Regal ‘The Venture SA’ Final

By: Ayabonga Ngoma   What do you get when you mix a luxury whisky brand, beautiful people, a lush venue and high anticipation for the announcement of the winner of Chivas Regal’s The Venture… one helluva classy, exclusive and inspiring night! For those who don’t know about The Venture, it is Chivas’ annual global search (which is now on year two) to find and support the most promising aspiring social entrepreneurs who have a...

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Vodacom In The City: Review

By: Ayabonga Ngoma OMG! Best time of my life!! I know I say that a lot. But it’s always better to have many best times then none. Go with it. So this is easily one of my favourite concerts this year, and I’m going to Rihanna on Sunday so this says a lot about how awesome it was. The concert was held at the new ‘it’ spot, Mary-Fitzgerald Square in Newtown. I just love how everything is right at my doorstep. Vodacom in the City got...

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Taste of Joburg 2013: Review

By: Ayabonga Ngoma At the end of September I headed over to the annual Pick ‘n Pay Taste of Joburg fair in Montecasino. I’ve been twice before and it’s always been a good event to go to if you like food, drink and people everywhere. I’m not crazy about overcrowded dos, but it helps that they spread out the fair over a few days with different time blocks. I did the day block, and apparently so did everyone else… it was packed. In a...

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Boys In The Band In SA: Review

By: Ayabonga Ngoma Last week I was invited to go see the international hit show Boys in the Band. The show is currently running at the Mandela Theatre in Joburg Theatre, and it was oodles of fun. I got to relive the past 5 decades in boy band music which was a treat, who wasn’t into them back in the day!? And they are certainly making a comeback in mainstream music. Boys in the Band is an all Australian group of male performers who...

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Comedy Central Cares – A Night of Laughter for Charity

By: Ayabonga Ngoma This past Wednesday Comedy Central launched their charity comedy benefit, Comedy Central Cares, together with The Ntshulisa Foundation (TNF). The event was held at Parkers Comedy & Jive in Montecasino, Africa’s only comedy club. I attended as a comedy fan as well as a Director of TNF to support this initiative. The line-up for the benefit was amazeballs; packed with comedy heavy-weight Barry Hilton (I’m not...

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