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What We Know So Far About COVID-19 Transmission

Many of us woke up to the shocking news that the President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump have tested positive for coronavirus. This is an important reminder for all of us about how quickly and quietly the virus can spread from one person to another. Here’s what we know so far about COVID-19 transmission. When are people […]

Mussels in garlic sauce

Excerpt From: Naumann. “A Taste of South Africa:  100 top recipes presented in one cookbook.” “Preparation time: approx. 15 minutes Per serving approx. 538 kcal/2259 kJ ” “26 g P, 41 g F, 12 g CH Serves 4 2 kg oven-ready mussels 6 cloves garlic 150 ml oil 300 ml dry white wine 200 ml […]

How To Make Kale the African African-Style Way

First, place kale in a large bowl of water with a half a teaspoon of salt to loosen dirt or debris. Drain and rinse kale in a colander. Prep kale by removing the stems and tearing them into 2-inch pieces. If your kale is tender then it is okay to keep the stems for added […]

South Africa and the COVID-19 update

I hope this message finds you well and you are taking advantage of this gorgeous weather. We ask you to stay safe and follow all Health Official advice. As the country faces its first lockdown in history, due to the COVID-19 outbreak, we see South Africans unite as never before. Banks are permitting payment holidays […]

Emulate Mandela, urges Parliament

Saturday, July 18, 2020 Parliament has called on citizens to emulate President Nelson Mandela’s values and principles. “Madiba’s revolutionary life has taught us that, with resilience, courage and determination, we can overcome even the most challenging battles,” said Parliament in a statement on Saturday.

About South Africa

Situated at the southern tip of Africa, South Africa has a landmass of 1 233 404 km² edged on three sides by a nearly 3000km coastline washed by the Indian Ocean and the Atlantic. It is bordered in the north by Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe and Mozambique, and also wraps itself around two independent countries, Lesotho […]


Maju Maju (Jabulile Dladla), debuts her new single with a brilliant song. She dropped a number of singles before but her huge creative artwork arrived with a single Xakekile. The single was mastered and finished during the COVID-16 lockdown 2020.

Sisters with guitars

Award-winning Singers/Songwriters Zahara, Berita and Msaki are performing at the Sisters with Guitars concert at Emperors Palace on Saturday 15th February 2020. The first of its kind, the concert promises music lovers a good time, an exceptional experience with this incredible line-up, celebrating women in music. Saturday, 15 February 2020 at 18:00 – 21:00. Emperors […]

South Africans and Canadian Artists Collabo

SOUTH AFRICAN CULTURAL ASSOCIATION OF BC continues to look at better ways to improve collaborations between the South Africans music Artists and the Canadians. An example of this was a production of a double album CD sampler that was compiled and distributed to CMW delegates, eight South African artists of diverse musical backgrounds showcased at […]


To ensure that the Canadian music industry gets access to a bigger market, SAMW plans to invite 15 neighboring countries to South Africa who form part of the regional common market called Southern Africa Development Community (SADC). The task for CMW is to market SAMW 2029 to the Canadian music industry and mobilize government in […]