• Ramaphosa declares Special Provincial Funeral for struggle veteran Mfengu Makhalima

    Makhalima was the first chief whip of the ANC, and served in the Eastern Cape Provincial Legislature and the ANC Caucus between 1994 and 1999. […]

  • Until 1990, homosexuality was classified as a mental disorder

    The International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHTB) draws attention to the violence and discrimination experienced by the LGBT+ community.  Today is the day […]

  • Pretoria street closures for Cyril Ramaphosa’s inauguration

    Road closures have been announced for the Soutpansberg, Loftus and Hatfield areas of Pretoria next Friday and Saturday for the May 25 presidential inauguration. More […]

  • WATCH: Zuma sings ‘Umshini Wami’ with Zululand University choir at daughter’s graduation

    The former president’s daughter graduated from the university on Thursday. Former president Jacob Zuma brought the hall down at the University of Zululand on Thursday […]

  • MALEMA URGES IEC TO MODERNISE VOTING SYSTEMS TO AVOID FUTURE CRISIS

    The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has implored the Independent Electoral Commission to develop adequate internal processes to prevent multiple voting. The commission on Thursday confirmed that the Statistician-General found […]

South Africa

Until 1990, homosexuality was classified as a mental disorder

May 17, 2019 0

The International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHTB) draws attention to the violence and discrimination experienced by the LGBT+ community.  Today is the day […]

Pretoria street closures for Cyril Ramaphosa’s inauguration

May 17, 2019 0

Road closures have been announced for the Soutpansberg, Loftus and Hatfield areas of Pretoria next Friday and Saturday for the May 25 presidential inauguration. More […]

WATCH: Zuma sings ‘Umshini Wami’ with Zululand University choir at daughter’s graduation

May 17, 2019 0

The former president’s daughter graduated from the university on Thursday. Former president Jacob Zuma brought the hall down at the University of Zululand on Thursday […]

MALEMA URGES IEC TO MODERNISE VOTING SYSTEMS TO AVOID FUTURE CRISIS

May 17, 2019 0

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has implored the Independent Electoral Commission to develop adequate internal processes to prevent multiple voting. The commission on Thursday confirmed that the Statistician-General found […]

EFF wants the Tshwane mayoral seat

May 17, 2019 0

Stevens Mokgalapa’s days as executive mayor of the City of Tshwane could be numbered. On Thursday, the EFF said it intended taking over the mayoral […]

Business

Pan African Resources on track to meet output guidance

May 17, 2019 0

Pan African said its performance over the past nine months reflected efforts to maintain its position as a safe, low-cost and long-life gold producer. Gold […]

Anglo American opens Zimbabwe’s first platinum smelter

May 17, 2019 0

Mining giant Anglo American on Thursday opened a $62-million platinum smelter in Zimbabwe, the country’s first such refinery, as President Emmerson Mnangagwa vowed to boost the […]

Medical aids accused of racist mistreatment

May 16, 2019 0

Private medical practitioners are struggling to get payments from medical aid schemes and some believe the difficulty is due to racism. The practitioners say this […]

SABC offices evacuated after diesel leak

May 16, 2019 0

Emergency personnel are remaining at the SABC’s Johannesburg offices to ensure no fires break out after a diesel leak happened earlier on Wednesday. The Radio […]

Discovery denies racial profiling allegations

May 14, 2019 0

Discovery Health has denied allegations of racial profiling levelled against the organisation on Monday. A group of Black and Indian private medical practitioners on Monday alleged that […]

Sports

Israel Folau: Australian rugby star sacked over anti-gay social media post

May 17, 2019 0

Rugby Australia has sacked one of its biggest stars Israel Folau for social media posts which were critical of gay people. The 30-year-old fullback’s contract […]

SuperSport gives Robert Marawa the boot

May 17, 2019 0

History repeated itself on Thursday night after popular sportscaster Robert Marawa was told by SuperSport management just hours before going on air not to bother […]

Kenyan runner Wambui fears testosterone rules will end career

May 17, 2019 0

Kenya’s Olympic 800 metres bronze medallist Margaret Nyairera Wambui can feel her career slipping away from her, with no idea when, or if, she will […]

Tiger Woods sued over restaurant employee’s death in drunk driving crash

May 14, 2019 0

Tiger Woods is being sued by the parents of an employee at his Florida restaurant who died in a drunk driving incident, tabloid news website […]

World

Alabama governor signs strictest U.S. abortion ban into law

May 17, 2019 0

Alabama’s governor signed a bill on Wednesday to ban nearly all abortions in the state, even in cases of rape and incest, in the latest […]

Saray Khumalo’s teammate disappears on Mount Everest

May 17, 2019 0

An Irish climber, who is a member of the team which includes South African Saray Khumalo, has disappeared while descending Mount Everest. It is understood Seamus Lawless […]

French doctor suspected in 17 more poisoning cases

May 17, 2019 0

Public prosecutor Etienne Manteaux has called for the doctor, who faces a life sentence, if convicted, to be held in custody.  A French doctor already […]

Floatplanes collision leaves five dead in Alaska

May 14, 2019 0

Five people died and one person was missing Monday after two floatplanes collided mid-air in Alaska while carrying passengers from a cruise ship’s sightseeing expedition, […]

British Prime Minister’s congratulatory message to Ramaphosa fails to impress social media

May 13, 2019 0

While Britons have called on her to resign, South Africans say she should focus on solving her own country’s problems. British Prime Minister and leader […]

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Motoring

BMW’s new 7 Series ups the luxury stakes

April 11, 2019 0

When buying a true executive car, top of the list remains the three German sedans. The Audi A8 has fallen behind in popularity and a […]

Vrr-phaa! VW plans to launch the baddest, fastest Golf yet

April 9, 2019 0

Rumours have surfaced again that VW may introduce a 300kW super Golf that comprehensively outmuscles the range’s current performance king, the 228kW Golf R. It […]

‘They’re noisy and wear out fast, but they’re safe!’ Renault on Kwid brakes

April 8, 2019 0

It’s Renault’s biggest seller by far in South Africa, loved by first-time car buyers because of its budget price and trendy SUV-inspired looks, but many […]

South African Airways increases non-stop charter flights to the Maldives

April 4, 2019 0

South African Airways (SAA) has launched additional 24 non-stop charter flights to the Maldives from April until October 2019. This decision forms part of the […]

Kia, Hyundai investigated over ‘non-crash fires’

April 2, 2019 0

US authorities said Monday that they have opened two separate investigations into automakers Kia and Hyundai after receiving more than 3,100 complaints of “non-crash fires” […]

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Africa

After elections, Malawi should stop attacks on people with albinism – rights body

May 17, 2019 0

These atrocities remain unresolved because of criminal justice failures and ineffective criminal investigations, Amnesty International says. Amnesty International on Tuesday said after elections Malawi authorities […]

AU urged to take swift action on Sudan to avoid possible massacre

May 17, 2019 0

17 civil society organisations urged the AU to condemn the use of force by the military and urgently establish a commission of inquiry into the […]

Zimbabwe sells 100 elephants to China, Dubai

May 16, 2019 0

Zimbabwe has sold nearly 100 elephants to China and Dubai for a total price of $2.7-million over six years, the country’s wildlife agency said on […]

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Lifestyle

WATCH | ‘He wasn’t my type’: Kwesta’s wife on their first meeting

May 17, 2019 0

Unlike most couples, it wasn’t love at first sight between Kwesta and Yolanda. However, that didn’t stop them from falling head-over-heels for each other. Their […]

New kid on the block Mabuya shines on Scandal!

May 17, 2019 0

Six million die-hard Scandal! fans have for months been begging for the fall of ruthless villain Mthunzi (Bongile Mantsai). It finally happened this week and […]

Film about ProKid’s life put on ice

May 14, 2019 0

A film based on the life of rapper Linda “ProKid” Mkhize by his former manager Sidney “Sidmoney” Hall has been put on hold while he […]

DJ Zinhle & Pearl Thusi get all the love on Mother’s Day-‘They are an inspiration’

May 13, 2019 0

Celebrity moms and best friends DJ Zinhle and Pearl Thusi’s Mother’s Day shoot won the hearts of many tweeps – which saw the two and […]

Religion

#1 Billionaire In Singapore Says Having Money And Material Things Is Empty Without Jesus

May 17, 2019 0

Billionaire, Philip Ng Chee Tat, says that having money and material things but not having Jesus is empty. He also says that we all need […]

Jean Vanier: Founder of L’Arche dies aged 90

May 7, 2019 0

The son of a Canadian diplomat, Jean Vanier embarked upon a naval career that saw him serve during the World War Two. But in 1950 […]

Australian Rugby Star Gets Sacked, Multi-Million Dollar Contract Canceled, After Posting a Christian Message on Instagram

April 17, 2019 0

“I believe in a God that’s in control of all things. Whatever His will is, whether that’s to continue playing or not, I’m more than […]

Daily Sun Apologises to another Pastor after Fake News

March 27, 2019 0

A South African tabloid daily newspaper, DAILY Sun has apologized to Prophet Bushiri, leader of The Enlightened Christian Gathering Church on Wednesday over an article […]

Hundreds of Christians Dead in Nigeria as Violence Continues

March 26, 2019 0

Last Monday, terrorist group Boko Haram attacked the town of Michika in the Nigerian state of Adamawa. While the precise death toll of that incident is unknown, […]

‘WE ARE ONE,’ SAYS PM ARDERN AS NZ MOURNS WITH PRAYERS, SILENCE

March 22, 2019 0

The Muslim call to prayer rang out over Christchurch and around New Zealand on Friday, as thousands gathered to remember the 50 people killed by a […]

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