Spain Apologises To Moroccan Monarch After Yacht ‘Drug Smuggling’ Gaffe – Infuriated Moroccan monarch shouted: “Do you know who I am?” after officers patrolling for drug smugglers attempted to board royal yacht. [tele]
Obama: ‘Justice Will Be Done’ After James Foley Execution – President Barack Obama vowed on Tuesday that “barbaric terrorists” in Iraq and Syria would face the might of the U.S. military after they murdered American journalist James Foley in a brutal video released last week. [busins]
General Motors Ignition-Switch Fund Receives Claims For More Than 100 Deaths – A program to compensate victims of crashes linked to a faulty ignition switch in General Motors vehicles has received claims for 107 deaths as of Tuesday, according to a spokeswoman for the lawyer overseeing the program. [reuters]
Racism, Unfairness And Ill Treatment On The Generations Set: Axed Actors – Sixteen fired Generations actors told their side of the pay dispute saga which has seen them forcibly retire their acting duties for a week. [tlive]
Gates Donate $1M for Gun Safety – Bill and Melinda Gates have donated $1 million to a Washington state campaign to expand background checks on gun sales. [beast]
You Must Kill The Bastards: Shabangu Statement – Former mineral resources minister Susan Shabangu gave police a “licence to kill” at Marikana in August 2012, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard on Tuesday. [tlive]
ISIS Demands $6.6M Ransom for 26-Year-Old American Woman – A third American hostage held by ISIS has been identified as a 26-year-old American woman who was kidnapped a year ago while doing humanitarian relief work in Syria. [abc]
Mbete To EFF – Convince Me Why You Should Stay In Parly – The National Assembly speaker says she is granting EFF members a chance to give reasons why they should remain in the House following recent protest. [mg]
Since when did we refer to parliament as ‘parly?’ How very annoying. It’s right up there with calling Chapman’s Peak, ‘Chappies.’
Patients Clamour For Cannabis Oil – Cape Town mother Lindsey Martin believes she has quality of life today because of cannabis oil. And she is not alone – there are hundreds, if not thousands, of South Africans who claim the drug can alleviate the symptoms of cancer, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis and depression. [iol]
Women Held For Drug Possession At CT Airport – Two women were arrested for alleged possession of drugs at Cape Town International Airport, Western Cape police said on Tuesday. [n24]
‘Ban E-cigarette Use Indoors,’ Says WHO – The World Health Organization says there should be a ban on the use of e-cigarettes indoors and that sales to children should stop. [bbc]
Miley Cyrus’ VMA Date, Jesse Helt, Is Wanted – The homeless man who accepted an MTV Video Music Award for Miley Cyrus has a record of his own. [nbc]
What Is Your Good Deed For The Day? Let DJ Fresh help you to make it terribly easy to get that out of the way [here]
Legroom Gadget Sales Jump After Seat Recline Spat On Plane – The Knee Defender, a gadget that blocks plane seats from reclining, got a global boost after a scuffle between two passengers forced a United Airlines jet to make an unscheduled landing. [smh]
Sir Cliff Richard In Summer Holiday Mood – The entertainer pictured in Portugal after returning from the UK, where he was questioned by South Yorkshire Police. [tele]
Your Body Needs A Saturday At Haute Cabriere In Franschhoek With Live Music (6 September) – The classic ‘boozy wine farm Saturday lunch’ doesn’t get more real than at Haute Cabriere wine estate in Franschhoek. The home of Pierre Jourdan is kicking off Spring in style, and you’re invited! [here]
YOU’D BE CRAZY NOT TO CHECK THESE OUT
There are a number of ongoing deals setup at our various exclusive partners. Here they are – just for you;-)
Case Of Pierre Jourdan MCC for Only R600 – For something that usually sells in high-end restaurants for R250+ it’s nice to know you can order Pierre Jourdan Cuvee Brut for only R100 a bottle. [check it out]
This Is How You Can Get The NEW 2014 MINI Hatch For Under R3,500 – Shopping for a new car can be utterly intimidating. You know how it goes: You want something reliable and sturdy, yet something that’s still, well, sexy. Oh yes, and not too expensive. [2ov]
50% Off At Grootbos Private Luxury Lodge, Just 2 Hours Out Of Cape Town – Finally the last minute deal returns! If you book at Grootbos within 48 hours of arrival, you get 50% off your booking. That’s a VERY healthy discount – especially for a 5-star luxury surrounded by the splendour of nature. [check it out]
How Can You Leave Your Dog At Home While You Go To Work? – You say he’s part of the family – yet you’d never leave your human child at home, alone, for the whole day. Drop that little rascal off at Proud Hounds and see the joy in his eyes! [proudhounds]
First Month Storage Space Only R1 At Stor-Age – Whether you need a locker for a bicycle or a garage for your house contents, Stor-age has the space you need. And they’re offering a special R1 for the first month deal – no strings attached! You can take you stauff out after one month – no problem! [check it out]
Get R150 Off Your First Uber Ride – If you haven’t tried Uber yet, you’re making a mockery of yourself. Stop riding cheap unreliable taxis with drivers who don’t know if they’re coming or going. Give yourself the private driver treatment with Uber and get R150 off your first ride! Sign up and boom, you’re done! [check it out]
Affordable Cane Furniture – If you’re buying cane or wicker furniture anywhere else, you’re wasting a lot of time and money. These guys import direct from Malawi. Hand-Made cane furniture – buy online and have it delivered! [check it out]
R1,500 A Month For An Office In The Woodstock Exchange – This is your ‘in’ to the buzz that is the Woodstock Exchange. You get a desk, internet and the cool factor you’ve been missing. [thebureaux]
The Restaurant Winter Specials Won’t Stop – Mondiall restaurant has it all. The View, The Vibe and The Menu – Do not miss out on their Winter Special Menu – Cider glazed Pork Belly, Craster Fish Pie and Guiness Choclate Pudding – Who would say no to that, BOOK ONLINE NOW. For more information on their winter specials check them out. [HERE]
Cook Amazing Meals With Awesome Recipes And Fresh Ingredients Delivered – Every week DailyDish delivers the exact ingredients you need + recipes for four amazing meals. Stop killing yourself shopping for food in the week. Now you can just do the fun part – cooking and eating! [check it out]
Check out our brand new 2oceansvibe Radio site with all the latest Entertainment, Music and Fashion news as well as all our DJ’s info, Schedules, Charts and loads more – 2oceansviberadio.com
The Breakfast Show – 10am – Join your host Andy as she takes you through 2 hours of great tunes, the best in news and entertainment. Catch Andy coming to you live from our studios in the Woodstock Exchange from 10am – 12pm. [Breakfast Show]
The Rude Interlude 3pm – One of 2ov’s newest and most exciting shows, catch Rudy Gibbons’ whacky take on news and lifestyle over the best part of your afternoon. If you’re looking for something different to your average drive time show, you’ve just found it. On air from 3pm – 5pm [RudeInterlude]
Captain Kai’s World 6pm – Your Wednesday night just got a whole lot better. Captain Kai is a serial blogger and is an expert in the field of Action Sports. All of this is played out to a backtrack of underground rock and hip hop beats so tune in from 6pm – 8pm [CaptainKais]
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