ProVerb x M.anifest 'Proverbs Manifest'

South Africa's ProVerb and M.anifest team up on 'Proverbs Manifest.'

South Africa's ProVerb recently teamed up with Ghanaian wordsmith M.anifest for a game of lyrical tag-team featured on ProVerb's FourthWrite. Powerhouse south-meets-west collab "Proverbs Manifest" is an almighty display of collaborative word-game, which, despite sounding like the work of longtime buds, marks the first occasion the pair had met. Hitting it off quick, the iconic MCs convened again to toast to budding friendspitting in a simple yet sharp-looking video. Watch what happens when "Proverbs Manifest" below.

News Brief
Photo by Gallo Images / Sowetan / Esa Alexander via Getty Images.

South African Minister Jackson Mthembu Dies from COVID-19

South Africa pays tribute to Minister Jackson Mthembu following his sudden death after contracting COVID-19.

South African Minister in the Presidency, Jackson Mthembu, has reportedly died from COVID-19 complications. The 62-year-old minister died this past Thursday after revealing last week that he had contracted the coronavirus. Tributes have been pouring in from colleagues, opposition parties, media personalities and South Africans in general. President Cyril Ramaphosa shared the news of Mthembu's sudden passing on social media.

Keep reading... Show less

get okayafrica in your inbox


Listen To ‘THE 5 YEAR PLAN’, A New Song From A-Reece’s Upcoming Project ‘Today’s Tragedy, Tomorrow’s Memory: The Mixtape’

A-Reece shares 'THE 5 YEAR PLAN' from upcoming project 'Today's Tragedy, Tomorrow's Memory: The Mixtape'.