And the ship sails on...

2014-03-12 11:56

In a very touching column, Koos Kombuis bids farewell to Channel24.

What’s in a Name?

2013-08-20 13:16

Was the leaking of Robert Galbraith's identity - J.K. Rowling - really a mistake?

Sporty sex on TV

2013-06-27 10:44

“There’s too much explicit sex on TV these days,” a friend of Koos Kombuis remarked.

Who is that girl with the hat?

2013-06-12 10:02

She used to be just another small-time singer on the fringes of the South African music industry. But that all changed, writes Koos Kombuis.

Releasing Karabus: What took them so long?

2013-05-17 11:02

Koos Kombuis asks if the UAE's illogical imprisonment of South African doctor Cyril Karabus, and others, is damaging Dubai's image as a world-class tourist destination.

Sometimes bad art can be good for you

2012-12-18 11:22

A primary school Christmas play teaches Koos Kombuis that sometimes bad art can be truly heartwarming and awe-inspiring.

Pretty new banknotes won't save our economy

2012-11-20 11:32

Koos Kombuis loves his pretty new money, but still struggles to deal with the vast, gaping canyon between rich and poor.

On the scent of good literature

2012-10-18 09:40

Koos Kombuis comes clean about sniffing books, and insists he cannot establish a relationship with a book that doesn't smell right.

Madonna's foot-in-mouth disease

2012-09-26 13:30

Koos Kombuis is not shy to admit how clueless he is about politics, and wishes Madonna would do the same.

Are YOU suffering from Facebook Fatigue?

2012-03-15 08:40

Koos Kombuis says Facebook is targeting him.


Is this Hollywood’s biggest scam ever?

2014-01-07 07:17

Channel24 columnist Koos Kombuis reveals what just might be one of the biggest Hollywood scams ever.

When Bad Things Happen to Famous People

2013-07-25 13:26

Koos Kombuis begs the question: How do famous people handle bad things? Is it possible for celebrities to win back the adoration of the public after a setback of momentous proportions?

Sporty sex on TV

2013-06-26 09:30

“There’s too much explicit sex on TV these days,” a friend of Koos Kombuis remarked.

Thank God I'm not a celebrity!

2013-05-24 15:21

In these days of instant tabloid stardom, in these days when the front pages of every glossy magazine continually screams out the one celebrity story after the other, we tend to forget that there aren’t any actual celebrities out there, writes Koos Kombuis.

Afrikaaps: The new rebellion on the block

2013-02-04 10:45

Koos Kombuis recently got a sneak preview of renowned filmmaker Aryan Kaganof's new documentary, a film that delves into aspects of the widespread farm unrest that has plagued the Western Cape in recent months.

Even polygamy has its dark side

2012-12-11 11:57

Koos Kombuis has no opposition to polygamy, but questions whether the practice is about freedom of choice or male superiority.

Surviving the Tempest

2012-11-05 10:29

Koos Kombuis poses the question: How did Bob Dylan know what was in store for America after the release of his latest album Tempest?

Seven pitfalls celebrities should avoid

2012-10-16 13:57

Being a low-key celebrity himself, Koos Kombuis has some advice and wisdom to share about all the things that go wrong in a famous person's life.

If Obama ever came to Cape Town…

2012-07-03 10:49

Koos Kombuis wishes Barack and Michelle Obama would visit Cape Town to experience the magical weekend he just had in the Mother City.

When rockers get married…

2012-02-22 16:21

Like everyone else, rockers yearn for some form of stability, some semblance of sanity, care, warmth and loyalty in their lives.

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