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SAVANNA COMICS’ CHOICE AWARDS® ANNOUNCES EXPANSION INTO AFRICA

In a landmark announcement that is set to shake up the comedy industry at home and on the continent, the Savanna Comics’ Choice Awards® and long-term partner Savanna Premium Cider launched the Savanna Pan-African Comic Award at a media event at Montecasino, Johannesburg on Thursday 1 September. The Savanna Pan-African Comic will officially form part of the Awards in 2017 as its newest and 12th category. The award will go to the comic on the continent who has contributed the m

FOR THE LOVE OF LAUGHTER

A word from Waldo: “Dear South Africa, I know you’ve been down. Your boss doesn’t seem to be taking his job very seriously, your money has run off to join the circus and you guys just don’t seem to love each other like you used to. Don’t worry. I had a word with a whole bunch of comedians and they’re going to get together and do something. That’s right, they’ve also had enough, but they’re going to help me make all of you feel better. Keen? Good. Imagine a bank that didn’t co

SA'S COMEDIANS CHOOSE THEIR FUNNIEST FAVOURITES

Savanna Comics’ Choice Awards 2015® Nominees Announced! With support from Mzansi Magic, The Times and Kaya FM 95.9 The press, registered comedians and other industry insiders gathered at stand-up institution, Parker’s Comedy Club at Montecasino today in anticipation of big news. The announcement of the nominees for the nine categories in The 5th Annual Savanna Comics’ Choice Awards® causes huge buzz amongst comedians as the awards are so hard to win, and are bestowed by the c