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Thandiswa Mazwai's heartfelt birthday message to her daughter Malaika


Thandiswa Mazwai’s heartfelt birthday message to her daughter Malaika

Katlego Sekhu Image: Instagram/@malaika.mazwai Renowned South African singer/songwriter Thandiswa Mazwai took to social media this morning to wish her beloved daughter Malaika a happy 24th birthday. "She is 24 today," enthused Mazwai. "Wow what a life." Mzwai then expressed her unfeigned love for Malaika, saying,"She is my everything! Happy birthday my Lala-pie, my chicken, my ngqengqe, my smenthementhe. My grandmother had a chicken she called uNoperepentsu ( Lala is my chicken, […]


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Thandiswa Mazwai dedicates her single Kulungile to her younger self

Katlego Sekhu Thandiswa Mazwai/ Instagram Renowned South African singer/songwriter Thandiswa Mazwai is set to drop her new single Kulungile this Friday. In anticipation of her new record, Thandiswa shared an image of her younger self, saying, "This is me. Little me. Funny. Sad. Smart. Big sister par excellence, and I suspect I can sing." The song Kulungile is a tribute to "little" Thandiswa. "I need her to know we are […]



Thandiswa Mazwai’s daughter has graduated

By Zuko Komisa Image | @thandiiswamazwai | Instagram Thandiswa Mazwai’s daughter graduates. Malaika Mazwi, the daughter of Stoan Seate and Thandiswa Mazwai has officially graduated. Malaika Mazwai earned herself a the degree of Bachelor of Arts in Motion Picture Medium from AFDA. Thandiswa has been very encouraging of her academic journey and has previously shared the excitement of her journey post-graduation. Ps guys my daughter is about to start her […]


Thandiswa Mazwai on 959 Breakfast

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I haven’t been with a man in fifteen years – Thandiswa Mazwai on her love life

By Katlego Sekhu Last week we decoded acclaimed South African singer/songwriter Thandiswa Mazwai on 959 Breakfast with Dineo Ranaka and Phenduka. Speaking about her risqué side, Thandiswa said she feels the naughtiest when she is around beautiful women. This led to Sol's question about her love life. "I am only seeing women," shared Thandiswa. "I haven't been with a man for like fifteen years, I don't miss them." She adds […]


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Thandiswa Mazwai opens up about her battle with imposter syndrome

By Katlego Sekhu This week on 959 Breakfast with Dineo Ranaka and Sol Phenduka we are decoding legendary South African musician Thandiswa Mazwai. To Dineo and Sol's surprise, Thandiswa struggles with imposter syndrome despite her success. "I have a big imposter syndrome. I do not get high on my own supply." The singer attributes this to her childhood. "I think when I was younger I wasn't very much aware of […]



Thandiswa Mazwa says she is cooking up a new album

Kaya 959 Reporter Thandiswa Mazwai, better known by her stage as King Tha, has taken to social media to disclose that she is in studio working on her new album. King Tha, who is also the lead vocalist and songwriter for Bongo Maffin, posted a video of herself in the studio, confirming that the album was loading. Thandiswa has worked extremely hard over the years and has been able to […]


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Thandiswa Mazwai on racial tension: ‘There is a ticking time bomb’

By Kaya 959 Entertainment Thandiswa Mazwai says "apartheid [spatial] planning means that community is defined along racial lines". The award-winning musician took to Twitter to share her views on the recent unrest in South Africa. More than 300 people were killed in Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal. Over 3,000 people were also arrested following days of looting and rioting. Government deployed the SANDF to parts of the two provinces. The soldiers have also […]



Celebrating King Tha! Happy birthday Thandiswa Mazwai

Thandiswa Mazwai is one of the most influential South African artists in the music industry today.   She celebrates her 45th birthday and South Africans have come out in appreciation of the singer, with messages and well wishes on her milestone.   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by KingTha (@thandiswamazwai)   King Tha as she's fondly known by her fans, has been on this musical journey […]



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POPIA ActTo promote the protection of personal information processed by public and private bodies; to introduce certain conditions so as to establish minimum requirements for the processing of personal information; to provide for the establishment of an Information Regulator to exercise certain powers and to perform certain duties and functions in terms of this Act and the Promotion of Access to Information Act, 2000; to provide for the issuing of codes of conduct; to provide for the rights of persons regarding unsolicited electronic communications and automated decision making; to regulate the flow of personal information across the borders of the Republic; and to provide for matters connected therewith.


  • section 14 of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996, provides that everyone has the right to privacy;
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1.2  Parliament assented to POPIA on 19 November 2013. The commencement date of section 1Part A of Chapter 5section 112 and section 113 was 11 April 2014. The commencement date of the other sections was 1 July 2020 (with the exception of section 110 and 114(4). The President of South Africa has proclaimed the POPI commencement date to be 1 July 2020.

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  1. Status and Amendments

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