• State Capture inquiry has cost taxpayers R700-million so far

    Johannesburg – Parliament has been told that the Zondo Commission of Inquiry into state capture has cost taxpayers R700 million so far. This is double […]

  • Truck drivers say they won’t back down

    Johannesburg – Truck drivers are angry and are waiting for Labour Minister Thulas Nxesi to tell them something “positive so they can stop their protest”. […]

  • Covid-19: Dis-Chem fined R1.2m for inflating prices

    Johannesburg – Dis-Chem has been fined R1.2 million by the Competition Commission for charging excessive prices for surgical face masks.  “In its order and reasons, […]

  • Police investigating claims that 2-year-old girl was raped at Pretoria Hospital

    Pretoria – Police are investigating allegations that a two-year-old girl has been raped while in isolation at a hospital in Pretoria. The child was allegedly […]

  • Mokonyane in more Bosasa controversy

    Johannesburg – Former environmental Affairs Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has been further implicated at the State Capture Inquiry. A former sub-contractor, Charl le Roux has backed […]

South Africa

Truck drivers say they won’t back down

July 8, 2020 0

Johannesburg – Truck drivers are angry and are waiting for Labour Minister Thulas Nxesi to tell them something “positive so they can stop their protest”. […]

Covid-19: Dis-Chem fined R1.2m for inflating prices

July 7, 2020 0

Johannesburg – Dis-Chem has been fined R1.2 million by the Competition Commission for charging excessive prices for surgical face masks.  “In its order and reasons, […]

Police investigating claims that 2-year-old girl was raped at Pretoria Hospital

July 7, 2020 0

Pretoria – Police are investigating allegations that a two-year-old girl has been raped while in isolation at a hospital in Pretoria. The child was allegedly […]

Mokonyane in more Bosasa controversy

July 7, 2020 0

Johannesburg – Former environmental Affairs Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has been further implicated at the State Capture Inquiry. A former sub-contractor, Charl le Roux has backed […]

Solidarity wins court case to have ECD centres reopened

July 6, 2020 0

Johannesburg – Solidarity has scored a victory in the fight to have early development centres reopened immediately. That is the ruling by Judge Hans Fabricius […]

Business

Massmart says 1,800 Game stores employees might lose their jobs

July 8, 2020 0

Johannesburg – 1,800 Game stores employees might be set to lose their jobs after Walmart-owned company Massmart Holdings announced that it has began a consultation […]

DPE calls on unions at SAA to come up with solutions to save airline

July 7, 2020 0

Johannesburg – The Department of Public Enterprises (DPE) is calling on the majority unions at the South African (SAA) to come up with a solution […]

Old Mutual appoints new chief executive to replace axed Moyo

July 6, 2020 0

Johannesburg – Old Mutual has appointed Iain Williamson as its group chief executive, creating more certainty for the group following the legal battle with the […]

Coronavirus costs Africa travel, tourism almost $55 billion

July 3, 2020 0

Dakar – African countries have lost almost $55billion in travel and tourism revenues in three months due to the coronavirus pandemic, said the African Union […]

Court win for Please Call Me inventor Nkosana Makate against Vodacom

July 2, 2020 0

Johannesburg – ‘Please Call Me’ inventor Nkosana Makate has emerged victorious after another round in court against Vodacom. The Pretoria Court has given the network […]

Sports

Eric Dier: Tottenham midfielder given four-match ban for confronting fan

July 8, 2020 0

Tottenham midfielder Eric Dier has been given a four-month ban and fined 40,000 pounds for climbing over seats to confront a fan after a match […]

Wolvaardt hopes Women’s Cricket World Cup will not be scuppered by the coronavirus pandemic

July 7, 2020 0

Johannesburg – Laura Wolvaardt has said that the Momentum Proteas have put in a lot of work over the last couple of years in preparations […]

UFC 251: Jorge Masvidal steps in to face champion Kamaru Usman

July 6, 2020 0

Jorge Masdival will bid for his first UFC world title after stepping in at six days’ notice to face Kamaru Usman on Fight Island in […]

Gavin Hunt admits ‘no offers on the table’ for his services yet

July 3, 2020 0

Bidvest Wits coach Gavin Hunt says he currently has no offers for a new coaching post as he slammed Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila (TTM) for not […]

World

JK Rowling joins 150 public figures warning over free speech

July 8, 2020 0

Some 150 writers, academics and activists – including authors JK Rowling, Salman Ruishdie and Margaret Atwood – has signed an open letter denouncing the ‘restriction […]

Coronavirus in Australia: Melbourne returns to lockdown as cases surge

July 7, 2020 0

Australia – Five million residents of the Australian city of Melbourne have been told to stay at home for six weeks, amid a surge kin […]

Coronavirus: Australia to close Victoria-New South Wales border

July 6, 2020 0

Australia – The border between Australia’s two most populous states, Victoria and New South Wales (NSW), is to close after a spike in Covid-19 cases […]

French Prime Minister Edouard Phillipe resigns as Macron plans new team

July 3, 2020 0

French Prime Minister Edouardo Philippe has tendered his resignation after heading President Emmanuel Macron’s government for three years. The president swiftly named centre-right mayor Jean […]

Geoffrey Rush: Sydney newspaper loses appeal over defamation payout

July 2, 2020 0

Australia – An Australian newspaper has lost its appeal against a record defamation payout awarded to actor Geoffrey Rush’ Rush was awarded A$2.9m (US$1.99M) last […]

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Motoring

Next Ford Range Raptor to offer two diesel engine options

July 6, 2020 0

Johannesburg – Ford’s next generation Range Raptor will now be offered with two diesel engine options, according to a new report from Australia. Reports say […]

Wolf lubricants now available in South Africa

May 8, 2020 0

Johannesburg – Wolf Lubricants will now be available in South Africa. It was announced on Thursday that the Belgium based company, Wolf Lubricants, will be […]

Public calls for car dealerships to reopen

May 4, 2020 0

Johannesburg -May 1 saw lockdown restriction lift to level 4 with a few restrictions eased and relaxed. Many people saw this as an opportunity to […]

2020 SA Car of the Year winner announced

April 29, 2020 0

Johannesburg – The 2020 South African Car of the Year (COTY) competition has come and the jaguar I-Pace came out as the cream of the […]

FIA extends F1 driver ‘shutdown’ to more than two months

April 29, 2020 0

Johannesburg – The International Automobile Federation (FIA) announced on Tuesday that due to the coronavirus enforced shutdown period for Formula 1 drivers, it has been […]

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Africa

Kenya declares school year ‘lost’, classes back in 2021

July 8, 2020 0

Nairobi – Kenya has declared that its school year was considered lost because of the coronavirus pandemic, and primary and secondary school pupils would return […]

Ghana opposition picks first female VP candidate

July 7, 2020 0

Ghana – Ghana’s main opposition has announced a female candidate as a vice-president for the first time. Naana Opoku Agyeman will be joining forces with […]

Violence ‘delayed Ethiopia dam talks’

July 6, 2020 0

Ethiopia – The violence in Ethiopia that followed the killing of popular musician Hachalu Hundessa last week has delayed Nile Dam talks and hampered efforts […]

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Lifestyle

Ntando Duma defends having a birthday party with family under lockdown

June 30, 2020 0

Johannesburg – Actress Ntando Duma has shrugged off criticism after she hosted a lavish birthday party for her daughter, while the country is still under […]

Covid-19 halts Rhythm City and Scandal! production

June 25, 2020 0

Johannesburg – Just a week after a SABC production was halted due to the Covid-19 pandemic, two hit e.tv soapies Rhythm City and Scandal! have […]

Enhle Mbali opens up on cheating scandal

June 12, 2020 0

Johannesburg – Actress Enhle Mbali Mlotshwa has been on a healing journey for months following her divorce from DJ Black Coffee. Mlotshwa has been signing […]

Fans in mourning over Masasa ‘Scandal!’ exit

June 11, 2020 0

Johannesburg – Scandal! fans were left heartbroken on Wednesday after popular character Thembeka Shezi died. The villain, played by actress Masasa Mbangeni was shot and […]

Religion

Royce-Rolls Does Not Belong To Me: Pastor Alph Lukau

July 2, 2020 0

Alleluia Ministries International’s Pastor Alph Lukau has denied social media claims that a Rolls-Royce he was pictured with belongs to him. According to his Facebook […]

Congregants heartbroken by tragic suicide of pastor at church

June 30, 2020 0

Johannesburg – Congregants were left heartbroken by the death of a pastor who hanged himself at a church in Gauteng. 40-year-old Henk Calitz from the […]

Church leaders: We will not be going back to church

June 18, 2020 0

Johannesburg – When the state of national disaster and the lockdown was announced in March, a lot of people were not happy. One level 5 […]

Peru archbishop fills cathedral with portraits of Covid-19 victims

June 15, 2020 0

At mass, on Sunday the archbishop of Lima, Carlos Castillo, looked out over a cathedral full of faces – none of them alive. The archbishop […]

Zionist Church wants Covid-19 compensation

May 28, 2020 0

Johannesburg – The SA Zionist Church wants to be compensated for revenue lost due to the Covid-19 lockdown. Durban Zionist Bishop Bheki Ngcobo had previously […]

Evangelist Ravi Zacharias who built global ministry dies

May 20, 2020 0

Atlanta – Evangelist Ravi Zacharias, who built a global ministry that strives to defend Christianity on intellectual grounds, has died in Georgia at age 74. […]

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