Legend of the Month: Sugar Ray Xulu

Better known as Sugar Ray, so named for his boxing style that was said to resemble the famous Sugar Ray Leonard, Thulani Cedric Xulu is our Legend of the Month for April. Despite his nickname, it was in soccer that Xulu made a name for himself, and is today considered one of AmaZulu’s most legendary players.

He began his professional soccer career at the age of 22, playing for Avalon Athletic Football from 1961-1964. […]

Roland Mqwebu: 1941-2015

Towards the end of last year South Africa lost one of its greats when 2008 eThekwini Living Legend, Roland Mqwebu, passed away. Roland, a seasoned actor, was best known for his role as James Mkhize, an InDuna in the sitcom Emzini Wezinsizwa, but his talents went beyond acting – Roland was the Assistant Director on the iconic 1980s television series, Shaka Zulu, and also performed as a backup singer for the legendary Phuzekhemisi.

Next month Roland will be honoured at Fiestas, a TV awards ceremony held by Kyknet […]