True Love Never Dies: Connie Ferguson and Neo Matsuanyane Reunite
Fans were pleasantly surprised as they learned that producer and actress Connie Ferguson, known for her role in the second season of the Netflix series “Kings of Joburg,” is set to act alongside her ex-husband, Neo Matsunyane.
The details of Neo Matsunyane’s role in “Kings of Joburg” season two remain shrouded in mystery. However, it has been revealed that he will share the screen with Connie Ferguson, who has dedicated the second season to her late husband, Shona Ferguson.
Reports suggest that Lesedi Matsunyane-Ferguson, Neo Matsunyane and Connie’s daughter, serves as the casting director for the highly anticipated series. This addition of her father to the cast has introduced a fascinating dynamic to the show.
A source close to the production stated, “Lesedi was the casting director for Kings Of Joburg seasons one and two, and adding her father brought such an interesting dynamic to the series. It is giving people something to really look forward to.
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They are curious about what will happen to him, and their relationship as a family, and of course, the gossip will want to know about Neo and ous Connie, it is expected. But there is really nothing there, just family bonds and friendships.”
Another source emphasized that Shona Ferguson would have approved of Neo being a part of the series, underlining that their relationship was marked by mutual respect and a strong bond. “They are not shady like that. They had a very healthy relationship even before Uncle Sho passed on. I think his passing might have brought him and his daughter closer, and that is okay.”
The second season of “Kings of Joburg” is set to premiere on Netflix on January 27. The first season, starring Shona Ferguson, Connie Ferguson, and Zolisa Xaluva, concluded with a gripping cliffhanger.
The new season promises to delve into the aftermath of the series without Simon ‘Vader’ Masire, portrayed by Shona Ferguson. Former Gomora actor Zolisa Xaluva, playing Mogomotsi ‘Mo’ Masire, will take over the storyline following Simon’s sudden and unexplained disappearance on-screen.
A press statement for the show reads, “Sacrifices are made and alliances forged as the family is hunted by new enemies while trying to maintain its position in the city of gold.”
“Kings of Joburg” season two also features a stellar cast, including SK Khoza, Thapelo Mokoena, Thembi Seete, Sello Maake KaNcube, Buhle Samuels, TK Sebothoma, and many more.
“Black Friday Fever Sweeps South Africa: Latest News and Exciting Deals Await Shoppers”
Johannesburg, South Africa – As the year winds down and the holiday season approaches, South Africans are gearing up for the biggest shopping event of the year, Black Friday. With just a few weeks to go before the shopping extravaganza, here’s the latest news on what to expect in South Africa for Black Friday 2023.
1. Early Birds Get the Deals
In recent years, South African retailers have been extending the Black Friday experience, offering consumers a week or even a month of enticing discounts. While the official Black Friday date in South Africa is November 24, many stores will kick off their promotions well in advance. Shoppers can start scouting for deals early in November and have ample time to create their shopping lists.
2. In-Store vs. Online
As the world continues to grapple with the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, online shopping is expected to remain a significant part of Black Friday in South Africa. Retailers will be putting forth their best online deals to cater to customers who prefer shopping from the comfort of their homes. However, brick-and-mortar stores will also be pulling out all the stops to draw in shoppers with in-store exclusives, extended shopping hours, and exciting in-person experiences.
3. Local Retailers Join the Fray
In addition to international retail giants, South African businesses are increasingly participating in Black Friday, offering shoppers a wide array of options. Local retailers across the country, including major supermarket chains, fashion boutiques, and tech stores, are expected to feature tempting discounts on a variety of products.
4. Tech Gadgets and Electronics Steal the Show
Tech enthusiasts can look forward to Black Friday as an opportunity to upgrade their gadgets and devices. High-end electronics, smartphones, laptops, and gaming consoles are expected to see significant price drops. It’s the perfect time for South Africans to invest in the latest technology.
5. Safety Precautions and Crowds
As Black Friday draws large crowds to shopping centers and stores, retailers and authorities will be paying special attention to safety measures. With COVID-19 still a concern, shoppers can expect enhanced health and safety protocols, such as mask mandates, social distancing, and hand sanitizing stations. It’s crucial for shoppers to remain vigilant and prioritize their well-being while enjoying the deals.
Black Friday 2023 in South Africa promises to be another unforgettable shopping experience. Shoppers can look forward to an extended shopping period, both online and in-store, with a wide range of products on offer.
Local retailers, especially, will be joining the festivities, offering unique deals that showcase the diverse retail landscape in South Africa. As the holiday season approaches, get ready to grab some of the best deals and kickstart your festive shopping on November 24.