Eish! 17.8.2018 11:28 am

Twitter roasts ‘Rasta’ portrait artist for his creative take on ProKid

Lebani ‘Ras’ Sirenje is something of a social media celebrity for his portraits of famous South Africans that some feel don’t look a whole lot like their subjects.

Portrait artist Lebani 'Ras' Sirenje is something of a staple on Twitter.

Twitter roasts ‘Rasta’ portrait artist for his creative take on ProKid
Twitter roasts ‘Rasta’ portrait artist for his creative take on ProKid

Twitter roasts ‘Rasta’ portrait artist for his creative take on ProKid

Lebani ‘Ras’ Sirenje is something of a social media celebrity for his portraits of famous South Africans that some feel don’t look a whole lot like their subjects.

Distraught child who ‘just wants to braai’ goes viral
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Distraught child who ‘just wants to braai’ goes viral

Many South Africans take the traditional grilling of meat over an open fire pretty seriously, including a child whose tantrum over wanting to braai has gone viral.
WATCH: Impromptu wedding held next to Mpumalanga highway
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WATCH: Impromptu wedding held next to Mpumalanga highway

Umbali’s unique advertising campaign was promoting their open day and the lighthearted side of weddings.
EFF makes fun of Cyril’s sad face as he announces expropriation plan
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EFF makes fun of Cyril’s sad face as he announces expropriation plan

Both the president’s critics and fans – oddly enough – believe he isn’t keen on changing the constitution to take people’s land without paying for it.
WATCH: ‘ANC man’ blames alcohol for calling Matika a ‘used condom’
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WATCH: ‘ANC man’ blames alcohol for calling Matika a ‘used condom’

The video was shared by EFF leader Julius Malema, but some allege the apology part was faked.
ANC’s ‘biggest supporter’s’ campaign vehicles all smashed up
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ANC’s ‘biggest supporter’s’ campaign vehicles all smashed up

Malo-A-Botsheba, the Kwasa Kwasa music king, denies he wrecked his cars himself to spite the bank’s repo man.
WATCH: Shark disguised as a baby smuggled out of aquarium
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WATCH: Shark disguised as a baby smuggled out of aquarium

The theft was captured on a surveillance video and three suspects have been identified.
Zoo denies exhibiting ‘fake zebras’
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Zoo denies exhibiting ‘fake zebras’

An Egyptian zoo has been accused of painting black and white stripes on some donkeys.
Twitter’s weird Burger King-McDonald’s ‘beef’ invokes Bonang and Somizi
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Twitter’s weird Burger King-McDonald’s ‘beef’ invokes Bonang and Somizi

After Nando’s deciding to muscle in on Wednesday night, it was told to keep the fight between the red meat people.
Eskom spokesperson says journalists ask him clueless questions
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Eskom spokesperson says journalists ask him clueless questions

One journalist apparently asked for a ‘photograph of loadshedding’, while another was curious about whether Eskom now offers home loans.
The opposition in Zim wants free and fair ‘erections’
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The opposition in Zim wants free and fair ‘erections’

The call for free and fair ‘erections’ may actually be a dig at the country’s vice-president.
Iran responds to Trump’s tweet saying ‘BE CAUTIOUS!’
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Iran responds to Trump’s tweet saying ‘BE CAUTIOUS!’

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif hit back at Trump’s threats of war on Twitter.
Hogarth has another go at ‘Mini-Obama’ Maimane
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Hogarth has another go at ‘Mini-Obama’ Maimane

According to the satirist, the DA leader tried to jump the Wanderers queue to see Obama on Tuesday, but was shooed back into line.
People are jumping out of moving cars to dance to Drake’s ‘In My Feelings’
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People are jumping out of moving cars to dance to Drake’s ‘In My Feelings’

The latest viral dance craze is unique and quite dangerous, and involves participants jumping out of their moving car to dance to Drake’s latest hit song.
WATCH: Pule Mabe’s comeback to ‘Mduduzane Manana’ blunder
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WATCH: Pule Mabe’s comeback to ‘Mduduzane Manana’ blunder

During an interview Dutton appeared to have missed the mark in referring to notorious ANC member Mduduzi Manana.
Ramaphosa accidentally says Madiba was African-American
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Ramaphosa accidentally says Madiba was African-American

The president appeared to struggle with just using the word ‘black, so found himself making a rather weird comparison.
How Neymar’s diving stole the World Cup
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How Neymar’s diving stole the World Cup

With the World Cup now over, let us reflect on arguably the best thing to come out of it, other than France’s victory.
Did Prasa accidentally snap that infamous photo of a woman’s bum?
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Did Prasa accidentally snap that infamous photo of a woman’s bum?

A photo showing a woman reaching for her rear has raised a few eyebrows.
It’s coming home, just not England: Twitter has a field day after Croatia win
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It’s coming home, just not England: Twitter has a field day after Croatia win

Twitterville revised the words of the popular ‘It’s Coming Home’ song after England lost to Croatia.
Twitter reacts to Woolworths’ ‘frozen rice’ mix recall
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Twitter reacts to Woolworths’ ‘frozen rice’ mix recall

Twitter users appear to be slightly confused, not by the recall of a potentially infected item, but by the idea that there is a thing like frozen, packaged rice.
Ndlozi says T-bo Touch Durban July gumboots clearly inspired by EFF
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Ndlozi says T-bo Touch Durban July gumboots clearly inspired by EFF

The EFF spokesperson took to social media to highlight the similarities between Thabo Molefe’s boots and the EFF’s parliament regalia.
Fearless dog traps thief in swimming pool
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Fearless dog traps thief in swimming pool

A prospective thief was chased into a swimming by a boerboel, who kept the thief in his liquid prison until help arrived.
WATCH: Police officer needs some serious help to mount her bike
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WATCH: Police officer needs some serious help to mount her bike

A video of someone helping what seems to be a police officer get on her motorcycle has gone viral again.
Cassper Nyovest compares himself to Jesus and Mandela
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Cassper Nyovest compares himself to Jesus and Mandela

Jesus. Madiba. Cassper. It all makes sense now …
Dodgy long-life milk carton leaves sour taste in Pretoria resident’s mouth
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Dodgy long-life milk carton leaves sour taste in Pretoria resident’s mouth

According to the resident who discovered a strange taste in her morning coffee, it looked as though a mushroom was growing inside the carton.
Cantona mocks Neymar for being a ‘great actor’
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Cantona mocks Neymar for being a ‘great actor’

Eric Cantona turns Neymar’s rather disappointing World Cup antics into comedy gold.

 

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