T – Shirts that are made for men should be worn to enhance your body size in order for you to look like a large build man and not a boy. The team won promotion to Division One of the JBFA at the end of 1944. To gain promotion, Pirates, as winners of the Saturday League, had to beat their opposite number in the Sunday League- the champions of the elite division. This team was African Morning Stars, a strong, predominantly coloured side from Sophia town. Morning Stars included in their team member of the notorious ‘American’ gang. The match played at Wemmer, is remembered as a brutal goalless draw. Pirates won the replay 2-1. After the game the young players were attacked and beaten. Pirates lodged a complaint with the League but nothing came of it. JBFA officials lived in New Clare and Sophia town at the time and … Read the rest

With the current trend being to a lot of unisex clothing styles what we wear on our feet is sure to come to question. Perhaps it did not really matter who was coach, be it Buthelezi or the mysterious Mr Sanderson. The team did not care they were so hot that they coached themselves. They were hot, but the derby against Chiefs on July was a rather serious affair. With 10 minutes to go, the match was still goalless. Then Blessing Mgidi struck twice to seal a 2-0 win that ensured Pirates remained at the top of the table, just in time to welcome a UK Stars XI to Orlando Stadium. The tourists beat the SA Black XI 3-2 but the UK Stars’ coach Malcolm Allison admired Percy Moloi’s great talent. Moloi scored the next weekend too, from the penalty spot- but Pirates lost 2-1 to Pretoria Bantu Callies. Another … Read the rest

Fashion is a new trend that is commonly used in different areas, but mostly it talks about the latest clothing and accessories trends. Men may like the idea of donning on male tights. But the admission about it can be done in a reserved manner. This is because they are worried on how their ladies will react to the fact that they also likes to use the same kind of leg wear that their ladies may be using. The way ladies can think about men wearing tights is due to how the society has conceptualized the right and wrong criteria of clothing choices. Which is why men would pick out their decision based on the three options: They can choose to keep it even to their girl; they share it to them in secret or they throw cushion to wind and not be bothered about it. America was now the … Read the rest

At the mention of “mens underwear” most people picture white briefs, old-fashioned long-johns, or perhaps some boxers with a fun pattern on them. Kin Groups. When Brazilians speak of “family” they usually mean a large extended kin group rather than the immediate family of spouse and children. This large kin group, the parentela , consists of all maternal and paternal relatives, along with in-laws. The parentela is at the core of social life and in time of need ideally provides assistance to its members. Such support can also be obtained through ritual kinship ( compadrio ) in which parents select additional allies and protectors as godparents for their children. Some claim that the multiple functions of these extended kinship networks has inhibited the development of extrafamilial organizations in Brazil, such as parent-teacher associations and garden and civic clubs. To Marxists, power implies oppression and therefore, should be overthrown in the … Read the rest

It is rare to meet people who will tell you that they do not care about their good looks. The Sharpeville Massacre was one of the most important turning points in the history of South Africa. It triggered a chain of events, from the banning of liberation organizations, the launch of the armed struggle, the internationalization of the South Africa’s Apartheid policies and the growing division between black and white South Africans. “In fact, in the traditional African culture, there is no such things as two friends. Conversation groups were more or less naturally determined by age and division of labor. Thus one would find all boys whose job was to look after cattle periodically meeting at popular spots to engage in conversation about their cattle, girlfriends, parents, heroes, etc. The emergence and growth of sites and service schemes marked the end of squatter movements. By 1947 squatter movements had … Read the rest

Probably the most important part of looking good is to take care of your facial skin. Symbols of Social Stratification. Housing styles differ by class, in both urban and rural areas. The wealthiest people have concrete houses painted in bright colors and surrounded by high walls. Those houses have flower gardens and interior furnishings such as upholstered furniture and armoires. The poorest people live in mud houses with thatched or corrugated iron roofs, sparsely furnished with beds and stools made of local materials. Styles of dress also vary by class; the wealthiest can afford Italian leather shoes to accompany the latest European and African wardrobes, while poorer people wear cloth wrappers and secondhand European-style clothing. The wealthiest tend to speak French or English even at home, while the poorest speak local languages and Pidgin English. Tourists to a street renouned for its historic culture will also attract cultural entertainers from … Read the rest

How much do you know about airbrush cosmetics? Do we early understand the present-day technology and the machines(gizmos it has spawned and still emerging as I am speaking?) There is also this confusion and misperception as if culture in South Africa cannot be merged with the modern technologies and its machines, and that we are a hopeless and lost backward cause and people. Due to the rising interest of women in their clothing and the brands making their clothes, there has been a tremendous increase in the textile industry manufacturing women’s clothes. However, fashion changes with every coming season and seasons change every couple of months; thus it is a challenge to the manufacturers to keep making the best of the designs which are able to attract the women during all the seasons with the same interest as ever. Although men’s clothing is also gaining huge importance in the industry … Read the rest

When you laugh, cry or show any emotion you activate the muscles in your face. Though you are getting old, it does not mean that you have to ignore the sagging skin that you are about to have and the fine lines on your face as well. It will boost your confidence even more if you know that you look good. An elastic skin is a plus factor that can make you look younger and a body skin tightening cream can help you have that. Your face and abdominals will look unpleasant due to lack of proper elasticity. Body creams like this must have collagen in order to maximize the potential of the cream in enhancing the appearance of your skin. One’s preferences in clothing is considered an essential aspect in every relationship. Two individuals should have a general understanding about the issues revolving between the two of them. That … Read the rest

Beauty skin care products need not be expensive. Bailey, Robert C., Serge Bahuchet, and Barry S. Hewlett. “Development in the Central African Rainforest: Concern for Forest Peoples.” In K. Cleaver, et al., eds. Conservation of West and Central African Rainforests, 1992. It is so distressing to know that so many companies for the sake of financial gain manufacture products that contain ingredients which can damage your skin. Annoyingly, people go out and buy them. Even some of the so-called natural products contain oil, mineral oil, which is harmful to your skin. These products will never correct the root cause of your skin problem, which is to remove age spots. This is fact. Afro-Brazilians, the descendants of millions of slaves brought primarily from West Africa to Brazil over a three-hundred-year period, are the second major component of the national population. Afro-Brazilians and people of mixed racial ancestry account for at least … Read the rest

There are so many different styles and designs of vests for men on the market these days, that if you are a hard core biker, a business person, a best man at a wedding, or someone who likes a casual style, the range of mens vests will ensure that there is a wonderful garment waiting for you. In an essay of bravura brilliance Diop displays for the benefit of the scientific community and public forum the nature of his scientific and historical procedures in formulating his thesis and proving that ancient Egypt was a Negro civilization. In this essay, “Origin of the Ancient Egyptians”, in the second volume of Unesco General History of Africa , Diop gives reason and methods for establishing his thesis: melanin dosage test, osteological measurements, blood-groups, the Egyptian race according to the classical authors of Antiquity, the Egyptians as they saw themselves, the divine paths, witness … Read the rest