South African Motorist Drives Away With Female Officer on Car Bonnet

The South African Traffic Police department said the officer was in the process of issuing the 27-year-old female driver with a traffic fine for using a mobile phone while driving.    The driver started to drive away and the officer tried to stop her.   In the video, the female officer can be seen clutching onto the top of the car while the motorist drives away.       The driver was immediately arrested for failing to comply with an instruction of a traffic officer, reckless driving and resisting arrest.…

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South African MTBS Interschools Cheerleading Video Reaches over 5.8 Million Views

A video showing a South African School cheering on their team in a local Interschools athletics competition has now racked up almost 6 Million views and have been shared 108 Thousand times on Facebook. The video has also been shared on Reddit and has made international news headlines.       From Wikipedia: – MTBS is an annual interschools athletics competition (the largest in South Africa) held between four high schools located in Bellville, Western Cape. The competition is famous for the cheerleading by participating schools.    These schools are:…

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“Racist Apartheid School” Comments Sour South African High School, D.F. Malan Viral Video – Call for name change

A recent video featuring South African High School D.F. Malan recently went viral on Facebook as social media were in awe of the amazing display by these talented pupils.   But now comments about this being a “white apartheid school” and “racism” has soured some of the joy.  Bit-Media has also received several messages complaining that racial segregation is still present in South African schools.   The video in question below…       Some of the comments…       Who was D.F. Malan and what is in a…

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South African High School, D.F. Malan making International waves with MTBS viral video

A video featuring South African High School D.F. Malan has clocked up millions of views on Facebook and is now being picked up by international news sites and platforms such as reddit.   Watch Below as D.F. Malan leaves the crowd in awe…       What is MTBS? MTBS is the largest annual interschools athletics competitionn South Africa which is  held between four high schools located in Bellville, Western Cape. These schools are: D.F. Malan High School, Tygerberg High School, Bellville High School and Stellenberg High School.   The name…

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How the Guptas “Captured” South Africa with the help of Jacob Zuma

South Africa’s former President, Jacob Zuma, is due to give evidence this week at a commission set up to investigate “state capture” during his time in office.   What is state capture? State capture describes a form of corruption in which businesses and politicians conspire to influence a country’s decision-making process to advance their own interests. The concept of state capture was defined in a 2003 World Bank report on corruption in eastern Europe and central Asia.  As most democracies have laws to make sure this does not happen, state…

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