Bryan Habana, former Springbok and Chief Relationship Officer at Retroactive Agency, talks tech with Rutendo Nyamuda at the 2019 AfricaCom conference & trade expo in Cape Town.
19 Nov 2019
The 12th Annual AfricaCom Awards was held at The Lookout in Cape Town. Presented by former Springbok Bryan Habana, the awards celebrated the achievements of the best companies, solutions, products and personalities improving connectivity and driving Africa towards the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Check out all the winners here.
15 Nov 2019
The 12th annual AfricaCom Awards recognised minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams, South Africa's Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services with an inaugural Government Leadership Award...
14 Nov 2019
Having just helped the Springboks win its third Rugby World Cup champions title in Japan, Tendai 'Beast' Mtawarira will no longer play international rugby...
7 Nov 2019
A recent poll found that South African rugby fans marvel at the impact technology has on improving the experience of the game...
2 Oct 2019
Today marks the launch of Retroactive, a new creative digital sports marketing agency, co-founded by former Springbok Bryan Habana and Mike Sharman, co-founder of Retroviral Digital Communications...
3 Oct 2018
The 2018 Sunday Times Generation Next youth survey announced the top performing brands the at the highly anticipated Sunday Times Generation Next Awards that took place in Sandton on Thursday, 14 June.
14 Jun 2018
Independent Media's fine team of sports writers have been right there on the touchline and in the change rooms of the country and the world's favourite teams. They have now taken this one step further by providing extra value for its loyal subscribers with the launch of the quarterly Sport magazine...
Issued by Independent Media 5 Jun 2018
Be a part of a blend of tried and tested sporting disciplines at Zando's Cape Town 10s, as it celebrates its 10th anniversary from 1 to 3 February 2018 at the Hamilton Rugby Club.
13 Nov 2017
Former SARU president Oregan Hoskins, says the application of an amateur mindset is a key cause of South Africa's poor performance on the field. Rugby should be run as a business and equity partners need to be allowed to take a majority stake in the various franchises so they can be more involved in the running of the game.
Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 6 Jun 2017
The results of the thirteenth Sunday Times Generation Next youth survey were announced at the Awards held at Sandton Convention Centre on Thursday, 11 May. Nike was once again awarded as the 'Overall Coolest Brand', after claiming top spot in three of the 75 categories surveyed...
12 May 2017
Following the passing of Joost van der Westhuizen on Monday 6 February after a six-year long and courageous struggle with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a form of motor neuron disease (MND), the South African rugby community shares a tribute to the Springbok Legend.
7 Feb 2017
Veteran Springbok rugby player Bryan Habana, spends a lot of time in Britain, so he provided us with some of his life-hacks on travelling in comfort, and of enjoying your destination once you arrive...
20 Aug 2015
Building on its official sponsor status for Rugby World Cup 2011, Land Rover has used its 20 year heritage within rugby at all levels around the world to create a fully integrated brand campaign which puts grassroots rugby at its heart...
18 Aug 2015
The Minister of Sport has appealed to corporate South Africa to throw their weight behind the Springboks' Rugby World Cup campaign by wearing their Springbok jerseys on BokFridays - starting 10 July 2015..
9 Jul 2015
A media chronology: 'Any form of discrimination with regard to a country or a person on grounds of race, religion, politics, gender or otherwise is incompatible with belonging to the Olympic Movement.' - Article 6 of the Fundamental Principles of Olympism.
Ed Herbst 15 Apr 2014
Oakley has launched its 'Disruptive by Design' global brand campaign at Red Studios in Hollywood, attended by South African athletes, Bryan Habana and Greg Minnaar and launched locally at Design Indaba.
4 Mar 2014
Springbok captain Jean de Villiers on Wednesday, 12 February 2014, became only the sixth player to be named South African Rugby Player of the Year more than once, while Eben Etzebeth was named the Young Player of the Year for 2013 for the second successive season at a ceremony at the Lyric Theatre at Gold Reef City in Johannesburg.
13 Feb 2014
British Airways recently brought together the best of Britain and South Africa at 30,000 feet over Joburg to showcase how its GBP5 billion investment is benefitting customers.
11 Feb 2014
This week's World Rhino Day saw the virtual world unite behind the #iam4rhinos campaign to raise awareness about the world's rhinos, which are threatened by extinction due to poaching.
25 Sep 2013
British Airways has undertaken to donate two Club World (business class) tickets worth over R60,000 to FoodBank South Africa, when the video clip in which Bryan Habana races a British Airways' A380 reaches 2 million views.
14 Aug 2013
British Airways (BA) has undertaken to donate two business class tickets worth over R60,000 to FoodBank South Africa, should a video in which Springbok winger Bryan Habana takes on British Airways' newest and largest aircraft in a race over 100 metres reach two million Youtube views.
14 Aug 2013
It used to be called the Springbok Route, so when British Airways announced it is bringing its new Airbus A380 to South Africa it fittingly decided to team up with some Springboks. The pair in question, Jean de Villiers and Bryan Habana, were joined by England captain Chris Robshaw.
29 Jul 2013
Hunger relief charity FoodBank South Africa received much-needed assistance from Cape Town's executive mayor, Patricia de Lille, the Stormers rugby team, and a number of companies and organisations this Mandela Day, as they packed food hampers to distribute to the under-privileged.
19 Jul 2013
FoodBank South Africa has organised a Hamper Packing initiative to honour Madiba on Mandela Day, 18 July 2013.
19 Jun 2013
As part of its campaign in aid of World Hunger Day, yesterday, 28 May, FoodBank South Africa is urging consumers to assist in its quest to combat hunger in South Africa by supporting its SMS donations campaign.
29 May 2013
As we all know, when individuals achieve some degree of celebrity status, they become brands in their own right, just like any other brand. The question is how does one measure the value of a brand ... and in the case of this article, how can we determine the value of brand Oscar Pistorius?
Don MacRobert 28 Feb 2013
The South African Football Union (SARU) reveals in a statement on its website the names of the ten finalists for the prestigious SARU Rugby Player of the Year 2012, following a new public consultation process in conjunction with the votes of rugby media.
18 Oct 2012
OUTsurance 94.5 Kfm Gun Run celebrates 20 years of record breaking accomplishments.
16 Oct 2012
Daytona Group is having a road show of their Best of British brands in South Africa, and I was at the One & Only to drive the Aston Martin Virage and the McLaren MP4-12C. These are supercars that will make you stop and look whenever you see one, but getting to drive both of these beauties was a dream come true and I realise that these are truly brands of distinction.
Riaan Kriel 16 May 2012
The Beyond Sport Summit and Awards officially opened on 5 December in Cape Town, South Africa and Beyond Sport is ready to welcome some of the most influential and forward-thinking global figures from the worlds of sport, business, politics and philanthropy.
8 Dec 2011
Fikile Mbalula, the South African Minister of Sport, will showcase the country's sporting achievement to a prestigious international audience from the worlds of sport, business, politics and philanthropy when he delivers the keynote speech at the Beyond Sport Summit and Awards in Cape Town on 7 December 2011.
28 Nov 2011
Three hundred executives from some of the world's top companies will be among the more than 1000 people coming to Cape Town for the Beyond Sport Summit and Awards from 5-8 December 2011. The event will address sport's role in major social issues.
17 Nov 2011
Land Rover South Africa joins in the Rugby World Cup 2011 festivities as they launch a nationwide consumer competition for 11 lucky winners to witness a day in rugby history at this year's Rugby World Cup 2011 in New Zealand in September.
6 Sep 2011
The "A Team" had a saying, which was: "I love it when a plan comes together." For 50 minutes on Saturday I think that Peter de Villiers was saying that exact phrase to himself. The older, and most experienced Springbok side ever to grace our fields, came out of the blocks at a blistering pace and put the Aussies under major pressure.
Corné Krige 15 Aug 2011
You know, when I hear the word apartheid I cringe because I am a young white male living in South Africa. Even though I am a born-and-bred Zambian, I cringe because I am embarrassed at what our old white government did to the black and coloured people in this beautiful country.
Corné Krige 9 May 2011
Today, 28 October, holds significance in the history of Vodacom Western Province. It was on this day in 2001 that an inspired team, lead by Corne Krige and coached by Gert Smal, came back from behind to beat the Mr Price Sharks in the Absa Currie Cup Final to retain the prestigious Absa Currie Cup for a consecutive year.
Dries Badenhorst 27 Oct 2010
The final of this year's Vodacom Business Origins of Golf tournament, the largest on the Sunshine Tour, took place in George at Ernie Els designed, Oubaai Golf Course.
22 Oct 2010
Yesterday, in celebration of Global Handwashing Day today, 15 October, renowned South African rugby player, Bryan Habana and Moeneeb Josephs, Bafana Bafana and Pirates goalkeeper, joined Protex to unveil the world's largest soap sculpture at Maponya Mall in Soweto, Gauteng. This sculpture has been assessed by Guinness World Records and has been approved as having met their stringent guidelines.
15 Oct 2010
This year's Vodacom Business Origins of Golf series honoured Ernie "The Big Easy" Els but the central player in the 2010 tournament was the Birdies for Kiddies campaign, to which some of South Africa's top celebrity and business players participated and contributed to by hitting birdies.
12 Oct 2010
Cape Town's finest, including Minki Van Der Westhuizen, Roxy Louw, Bryan Habana, Schalk Burger and Naas Botha, enjoyed a stylish and exclusive Vodacom Business Origins of Golf dinner at the Big Easy restaurant, Stellenbosch last week.
20 Sep 2010
The Fan Can high-quality sports jigsaw puzzle range has launched in South Africa and for the first time fans can take their favourite sports teams and personalities home in a can. The oversized can with its jigsaw puzzle is ideal for sports fans, enthusiasts and collectors.
25 May 2010
I drove to the Cape Town CBD yesterday, Tuesday, 23 February 2010, for the opening of Design Indaba and ended up in the middle of the night on a deserted piece of railway track somewhere between Stellenbosch and Paarl. I learnt a lot last night. [view twitterfall]
Chris Moerdyk 24 Feb 2010
The MTN Ekasi TV sites are screening the 2010 Africa Cup of Nations in Angola games live. The first permanent big screen TV went up in Diepsloot in December 2007 and the project now consists of 19 sites across the country.
15 Jan 2010
In a bid to educate and empower South Africans and eradicate the spread of disease, rugby star Bryan Habana and over 1,800 children will attempt to break the existing Guinness World Records total of the most people washing their hands at the same time, in the same place.
7 Oct 2009