He likes them young and fresh, sometimes old: Edwin Sodi’s “Hit List. His love life has thrust him on the top trends for the wrong reasons in recent years.
However, his whopping net worth has often been implicated in the mix. He has been dupped as the Celebrity Blesser, and his alleged involvement with some of the most famous female celebrities has proved it.
Rumour mill has it that his life of glitz and glamour has seen her winning the hearts of some of the most beautiful women in Mzansi, as well as the girlfriends and wives of some celebrities. In the wake of his controversial love life, Musa Khawula dropped his famous hit list that left a lot to be desired.
Shockingly the list included some of the famous faces in the entertainment industry, Minnie Dlamini, Thuli Phongolo, and Mihlali Ndamase, to name a few. After all, let’s dive into Edwin Sodi’s relationships with some prominent personalities in the entertainment industry.
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Famous fashion icon, author and businesswoman- Kefilwe Mabote is said to have dated Sodi a few years ago. However, their controversial businessman relationship ended in late 2020, shortly after the Asset Forfeiture Unit seized Sodi’s assets following his involvement in the infamous Asbestos scandal. Well, in the mix of things, she took to social media to announce that she was finally single and back in the streets.
Edwin Sodi’s “Hit List
Onalerona Moreo (ProVerb’s Ex)
Another woman in Edwin Sodi’s “hit list” is Onalerona Moreo. The two allegedly dated in 2013. The two were married for ten years before they separated in 2015 and filed for divorce the following year. Reports have it that their affair was the reason behind Idols SA host- ProVerb and Onalerona Moreo’s divorce.
DJ Sbu’s ex-fiancee- Disebo Makatsa, is another woman named in Edwin Sodi’s “hit list.” At some point, she was rumoured to be Edwin Sodi’s girlfriend. However, her relationship with Sodi was rumoured to be the reason behind their dramatic fallout. She later denied the claims about her involvement with Edwin Sodi, explaining that their breakup had been amicable and the rumours were false.
Matsatsi Rampa (Jub Jub’s Ex)
Businesswoman Matsasi Rampa who is the founder and owner of Sun Diverse Group and television personality best known for appearing in SABC1’s Take 5, is another woman who was previously linked to Edwin Sodi. Matsatsi Rampa had reportedly been in a short-lived relationship with Jub Jub when she was connected with Edwin Sodi back in 2010, shortly before Jub Jub was sent to jail.
The two have been linked for some time, and their on-and-off has received a fair share of publicity. At some point in 2022, an invitation to their traditional wedding ceremony circulated online and caused quite a stir among tweeps. However, Sodi rubbished the wedding rumors and pointed out that the wedding invitation spread online was fake.
iPhone 15 vs. iPhone 14: Choosing the Right Model for You
The release of Apple’s iPhone 15 has sparked the usual debate that arises with every new iPhone iteration: “Is it really that different from the iPhone 14?” While the transition from iPhone 13 to iPhone 14 may have been relatively minor, the same cannot be said for the shift to the iPhone 15.
Surprisingly, the iPhone 15 stands as a substantial upgrade over the iPhone 14, offering several noteworthy enhancements. From design tweaks and the introduction of the Dynamic Island to the new processor and USB-C port, there’s plenty to dissect. However, the decision between the two models isn’t straightforward. Let’s delve into their differences to help you determine which one suits your needs.
- Upgrade Rationale: The iPhone 15 is an attractive choice, especially if you’re not aiming for the powerhouse iPhone 15 Pro. It introduces a USB-C port, next-gen portrait photos, and Apple’s innovative Dynamic Island feature.
- Price Range: Starting at $799.
- Why Choose It: The iPhone 14 remains a strong contender if you’re looking for a great all-around phone at a reasonable price. It also maintains compatibility with the Lightning ecosystem.
- Price Range: Starting at $699.
Design Similarities and Distinctions:
Both the iPhone 15 and iPhone 14 share similarities in design, featuring 6.1-inch and 6.7-inch sizes with aluminum frames and glass backs. However, key differences set them apart:
- iPhone 15 Design: The rear glass is a single piece, resulting in a cleaner look. The edges have slight contours for enhanced grip and comfort, and the bezels are thinner, giving the iPhone 15 a more modern appearance.
- iPhone 14 Design: The iPhone 14 retains the design cues of the iPhone 12, making it appear somewhat dated compared to the iPhone 15.
The iPhone 15 offers a distinct color palette with paler hues, including pink, yellow, green, blue, and black. In contrast, the iPhone 14 boasts more vibrant and saturated colors, such as blue, purple, yellow, Midnight, Starlight, and Product Red.
Dynamic Island vs. Notch:
The iPhone 15 features the Dynamic Island, a unique interface surrounding a pill-shaped cutout housing Face ID sensors. This interactive area allows control over various functions like music playback, timers, sports scores, and phone calls. In contrast, the iPhone 14 retains the traditional notch for Face ID, lacking the Dynamic Island’s functionality.
- iPhone 15 Cameras: The iPhone 15 offers significant camera upgrades, featuring a new 48-megapixel main sensor, improved night performance, and sharper images. It also introduces a 12-megapixel ultrawide camera with enhanced capabilities and 4K video support in Cinematic mode.
- iPhone 14 Cameras: The iPhone 14 maintains a more basic camera setup with a 12-megapixel main camera and a 12-megapixel ultrawide, carried over from the iPhone 13. While capable, it lacks the resolution and advanced features of the iPhone 15’s cameras.
Performance, Battery Life, and Software Updates:
- iPhone 15 Performance: Powered by the A16 Bionic processor, the iPhone 15 offers faster everyday performance, improved gaming graphics, and enhanced efficiency. It ensures longer software update support from Apple.
- iPhone 14 Performance: The iPhone 14 boasts the A15 Bionic chip, providing excellent performance, but the A16 in the iPhone 15 surpasses it. The iPhone 14 may receive fewer future software updates compared to the iPhone 15.
USB-C vs. Lightning:
The iPhone 15 adopts the USB-C port, departing from the Lightning connector. While offering similar charging and data transfer speeds, USB-C allows greater device compatibility. In contrast, the iPhone 14 retains the familiar Lightning port.
The iPhone 14’s starting price has been reduced to $699, making it an appealing choice for budget-conscious consumers.
Both the iPhone 15 and iPhone 14 offer excellent fundamental iPhone experiences. The choice ultimately depends on your priorities. If you seek the latest technology and features, the iPhone 15 delivers with its Dynamic Island, upgraded processor, and enhanced camera system.
However, if you prioritize reliability and a more budget-friendly option, the iPhone 14 is a strong contender. It maintains essential iPhone qualities, albeit with an older chip, a traditional notch, and a lower price point.