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ProKid Dies at 37 Following Seizure Attack

Pioneering South African hip-hop artist Linda “ProKid” Mkhize has died at the age of 37 after suffering a seizure attack. According to a statement released by his family on Thursday morning, Pro died on Wednesday, 8 August 2018 whilst visiting friends in Johannesburg. “He suffered a severe seizure attack whilst visiting friends and paramedics were called in to assist. They did their best to revive him to no avail and called his time of death at 8.38pm,”... Read more »
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By Sbusiso Nkala On Monday, August 6th, 2018

Depression – The mysterious death of Prof. Bongani Mayosi

The startling death of Prof. Mayosi has raised much attention around the subject of depression. Conversations surrounding the tragic death of an icon, and a pioneer who has made great contributions to the publi... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Sunday, August 5th, 2018

Fees Must Fall Protests Believed to Have Led to Professor Bongani Mayosi’s Depression and Suicide

There has been finger-pointing at the University of Cape Town in the aftermath of Professor Bongani Mayosi’s death by suicide on July 27, 2018. Shortly after his passing, Mayosi’s family disclosed t... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Sunday, July 29th, 2018

Shock as University of Cape Town’s Celebrated Professor Bongani Mayosi Commits Suicide

World-renowned UCT cardiologist Professor Bongani Mayosi died in Cape Town on Friday, 27 July 2018, at the age of 51 after allegedly committing suicide. His untimely death has sent shock waves throughout the un... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Sunday, July 22nd, 2018

Eleven People Killed in Taxi-violence-linked Shooting in Colenso, KZN

KZN – Eleven people were killed on the R74 in Colenso on Saturday night in a shooting that has been linked to taxi violence. It is reported that the victims, who are said to be affiliated to the Ivory Par... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

Suffering from depression? Seek psychiatric help this mental illness awareness month

Life in general is tough due to many challenges and hurdles that we need to overcome in order to fulfill our dreams and become our ideal selves. However, it can be tougher than it should be if we find ourselves... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Courtroom Battle Looms as Intelligence Bosses Dintwe and Fraser Appear in Court

Thursday will see a legal showdown as the Inspector General of Intelligence (IGI) and the Director General of the State Security Agency (DG SSA) will appear before the North Gauteng High Court, where the former... Read more »
By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

Toto Helebe Retains His South African Title

In a one sided contest that was characterised by excessive holding from the challenger, Toto Helebe retained his title by Unanimous decision against Mbuelo Dyani. The fully packed East London crowd showed their... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

Democratic Alliance Welcomes Suspension of SARS Commissioner Tom Moyane

The president of the Republic of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa, has, on Monday, suspended the Commissioner of the South African Revenue Services (SARS), Mr. Tom Moyane. According to a statement that was release... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Saturday, March 17th, 2018

Zuma to Challenge Abrahams’s Decision to Prosecute Him

Following the announcement by the National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP), Shaun Abrahams, that the National Prosecuting Authority would go ahead with prosecuting the former president of South Africa, J... Read more »