Nkandla Saga: Junior Officers Take The Fall For The President

Nkandla Homestead: President Zuma's Controversial Home. Image: My Broadband.

It emerged over the weekend that there were some members of the ruling party who were willing to go to any extent to defend their leader from the perceived attack by forces from outside the party. Nomvula Makonyane was very clear when she was addressing rope gathered to witness the launching of a water project in Mpumalanga. Makonyane is reported to have said that they were willing to use buttocks to defend Jacob Zuma. It appears though that as in many cases that involve the president, there are some people that have already paid while there are others who are still in the process of making this sacrifice. After the investigation More...

Oliver Ngwenya | 7 hours ago

Nkandla Saga: Junior Officers Take The Fall For The President

Nkandla Homestead: President Zuma's Controversial Home. Image: My Broadband.

It emerged over the weekend that there were some members of the ruling party who were willing to go to any extent to defend their leader from the perceived attack by More...

Outcry as Construction of Zumaville Starts

Architect's Impression of Zumaville. Image: Mail and Guardian.

In a development that is set to suck the lifeblood of the current Inkatha Freedom Party controlled town of Nkandla, the department of Rural Development and Land Reform More...

Nkandla Architect Might Sue Zuma for His Part ...

President Zuma May Face a R155million Suit From His Nkandla Architect. Image: Drum.

If indications are anything to go by, President Jacob Zuma may be sued for part of the R155 million by his selected architect, Minenhle Makhanya. Zuma is facing investigation More...

Malema Denied Botswana Visa, Charms Cape Town&...

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In an uncharacteristic move, the firebrand leader of the leftist movement, the Economic Freedom Fighters, Julius Malema, appealed to rich South Africans to fund the activities More...

Oscar Pistorius Guilty of Culpable Homicide

Oscar on the left; and with the girlfriend that he shot bottom righ.Image : The Mirror.

The world can literally breathe a sigh of relief after the judge in the notorious case of Oscar Pistorius passed her verdict on Friday. Judge Thokozile Masipa found Oscar More...

Oscar Pistorius not Guilty of Premeditated Mur...

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As the Oscar Pistorius trial nears its end, the judge in the case ruled that Oscar is not guilty of premeditated murder and neither is he guilty of murder. This came More...

Angolan Ndombassy triumphs over another South African

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Clearly exhausted from last night’s Boxing match officials and Boxers were attending a Duma Nogaga’s Amandla Boxing tournament in OR Tambo Sports complex. The tournament More...

Boxing rises from the ashes again as Salie los...

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Just when detractors were willing to put the final nail on the coffin of boxing it rose like the Phoenix this past weekend. Two interesting bills took place over the More...

Proteas Beat Zimbabwe Despite Utseya Hat-trick

Zimbabwe Lose Once More To Southern Neighbours Proteas by 61 runs. Image: Twitter.

South Africa’s Proteas cricket team survived a concerted attack from Zimbabwe’s Prosper Utseya to win their one day international by 61 runs, their second More...

A Weekend to Remember for Cape Town’s Boxing...

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Day 1: It is unprecedented for Cape Town to have two Boxing tournaments in one weekend. Friday night fight nights will kick start in Parow High School, Cape Town on Friday More...

Kaizer Chiefs Smash Platinum Stars in the 1st ...

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KAIZER chiefs will head to the second leg of the MTN8 semi-finals with their tails up after thumping Platinum Stars at home, by 2-0 thanks to George Maluleka’s brace. More...

PBL V Weekend Boxing Roundup

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PBL Fight night V results Helebe L SD 6/6 Sishwane Thabo Sishwane beat Toto Helebe with a split decision over 6 rounds. Sishwane whom is the number one contender in the More...

Communications Minister Muthambi Defends Mots...

Communications Minister Muthambi Refused to Answer questions on Motsoeneng Image: City Press.

The Communications minister, Faith Muthambi, on Tuesday told parliament that the appointment of the South African Broadcasting More...

R699 Cars CEO Suing Customer and Bank fo...

The Car Financing Scheme that Seems to Have Fallen ApartImage: Timeslive.

In what appears to be a flurry of lawsuits, the Chief Executive Officer of Satinsky, Albert Venter is suing left More...

Cabinet Approves New Eskom CEO

Tshediso Matona the newly appointed Eskom CEOPhoto Credit: Financial News

On Wedneday, the South African parliament, acting on the recommendations of the new Public Enterprises Minister, More...

Police to fight taxi violence

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The South African Police Service (SAPS) and the Gauteng Department of Transport have issued a statement, saying More...

David Haines Just Before He Was Beheaded. Image: NBC News. British Aid Worker David Haines Beheaded by Islamic State...

The Islamic State has been at it again. On Saturday, they released another video which showed the beheading of another international personality, David More...

Plane-Crashe-Jamaica Plane Crashes Off Jamaica After Pilot Was Unresponsive...

Reports recently obtained have indicated that a private plane carrying a prominent American businessman and his entrepreneur wife has crashed off the coast More...

Lesotho Deputy Prime Minister Mothetjoa-Metsing enjoys army support and is likely to benefit if coup is successful. Image: Lesotho Times. Lesotho Coup Condemned by the Commonwealth and the SADC...

It emerged on Saturday that there has been a coup in the mountainous kingdom of Lesotho, apparently staged by the country’s national army. According More...

UZI_SMG_2 Young Girl Accidentally Shoots and Kills Instructor with an ...

A shooting instructor working in Arizona in the US was accidentally shot and killed in a shooting accident on Monday while teaching a nine-year-old girl More...

Incumbent President Mugabe on the left And Opposition leader Morgan Tswangirai on the right. Image: The Guardian. Tsvangirai’s MDC Withdraws Talks Offer, Threatens Prot...

The Zimbabwean main opposition leader, Morgan Tsvangirai, on Friday hinted at the fact that his party had withdrawn its offer for dialogue with the ZANU-PF More...

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A video has emerged of an Egyptian man being publicly executed in a football stadium by an extremist Islam group in the Libyan city of Derna on 19 August. More...

Photocred: Disney Robin Williams Dead – Suicide Suspected...

World renowned actor, Robin Williams, was found dead on Monday in his home in Tiburon, California. According to the Marin County Sheriff’s Department, More...

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Many console game series have the ability to make an instant impact in the gaming community and blow everyone away with a new gameplay experience that More...

Metro FM legend, Eddie Zondi, who passed away on Monday, will be laid to rest on Sunday. Image: The Citizen. Eddie Zondi’s Memorial Service to be held on Thursday...

Sunday afternoons will never be the same again. This is what thousands of mourning Metro FM listeners said on social networks after learning about the More...

Linda 'Mr Magic' Sibiya has been fired from Ukhozi FM. Image: Drum. Linda Sibiya Expected to Join Vuma FM in July...

Linda “Mr Magic” Sibiya’s fans will be thrilled to hear that the popular radio DJ might be back on the air waves in two weeks’ More...

Eddie Makhosonke Zondi, 'The President', is no More. Picture: Twitter. Eddie Zondi Dies of Heart Attack Aged 47...

It was a sad day for the entertainment industry of South Africa as news of the death of veteran broadcaster and radio presenter, Eddie Makhosonke Zondi, More...

SABC Chief Financial Officer Gugu Duda in happier times. Photo: teeveetee.blogspot.com SABC Chief Financial Officer Fired...

It is very easy to think of Thuli Madonsela and Jacob Zuma with his Nkandla in the same moment. As a matter of fact, many people have come to know of the More...

The ANC Reckons that there is a Malema and Madonsela Coa...

ANC Secretary General Believes Malema and Madonsela May be Working Together.Image: TimesLive

The African a National Congress has come out fighting from the two major political shake ups from last week, accusing the Public Protector, Thuli Madonsela More...

Male Student Commits Suicide at the University of Preto...

Police had to be called in after a male student committed suicide at TUKS Image: Eye Witness News.

Another man was, on Monday, reported to have committed suicide at the University of Pretoria Campus. Details of the suicide were initially, still sketchy apart from the fact that the person who had committed the More...

Action Being Taken Against ‘Blackface’ Students

The University of Pretoria has stated that action is being taken against the two students who allegedly dressed up as domestic workers and painted their More...

Medunsa Closed Indefinitely

Medunsa University in the Limpopo province has been declared closed indefinitely following a string of illegal protests on the campus lead by the university’s More...

Ban on Apple Products vetoed by US Trade Representative...

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The United States Trade Representative (USTR) under the administration of President Obama has issued a veto against the decision of the US International Trade Commission (USITC) to ban “Apple” products from More...

Eskom Asks for Exemption from Strict Regulations

South Africa’s largest supplier of energy, Eskom has requested exemption from strict air quality standards recently implemented onto the company, claiming More...

Twitter Welcomes the Duke of York, First Royal on Twitter

Prince Andrew is a now a ‘tweep’, a term used to describe the subscribers of popular social network Twitter. Prince Andrew opened his account on Monday More...

Bad Weather Leaves a Trail of Disaster Throughout ...

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The sun shines and we are even complaining of the heat. There are places where, a few days ago, the very thought of the sun was very far fetched and defied imagination. The rains have More...

Ten Year Ban From South Africa for Overstaying

Home Affairs Minister Naledi Pandor Breathing Fire About Overstaying Foreigners. Photo: www.bdlive.com.

The Home Affairs Department no longer allows foreigners to travel on expired visas! Under Directive 43, a foreigner could travel across the borders of the country with impunity as long More...

Mandela Long Walk to Freedom will premiere in South Africa at the end of November. – image - www.imdb.com

Mandela Family Applauds Movie about Former President

The Mandela family has given a movie about the historic politician the nod amidst concerns that yet again, foreign actors were used to tell an African story. Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom is scheduled to premiere in South More...

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Internationally Acclaimed Author, Tom Clancy Dies

Best-selling author Tom Clancy has died. He was 66 years old when he gave in to illness on Tuesday 1 October. His publisher confirmed his death. The American writer is best known for his works of fiction which have thrilled readers More...

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GTA V is coming for PS4 and Xbox One

Many console game series have the ability to make an instant impact in the gaming community and blow everyone away with a new gameplay experience that illustrates just how far technology has come. From San Andreas to Los Santos, Grand More...

Home Affairs Minister Naledi Pandor Breathing Fire About Overstaying Foreigners. Photo: www.bdlive.com.

Ten Year Ban From South Africa for Overstaying

The Home Affairs Department no longer allows foreigners to travel on expired visas! Under Directive 43, a foreigner could travel across the borders of the country with impunity as long as they presented a receipt from the Home Affairs More...

Robberies where staff have been held up are on the increase.Image: East Coast Radio.

Spate Of Mall Robberies: Is Enough Being Done?

There has been a spate of robberies in Gauteng in the last month that has left shoppers and residents all worried about their shopping experiences and safety in shopping malls. The latest was a mini cash heist in the popular Maponya More...