Robert Wiggill

Robert Wiggill

About myself: I am a student, studying towards becoming a medical doctor. I am extremely passionate about sports in all forms and hope to see South African sport flourish in the present political environment. I have great hopes and dreams for this fantastic country we are blessed to be able to call our home.

I wish to provide unbiased, relevant information on sport, politics and current affairs, which can be accessed by people from all walks of life, who want to be well informed generally.

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Published Articles
By Robert Wiggill On Saturday, March 18th, 2017

Is Obesity a Growing Problem in South Africa?

According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), obesity is defined as, “a medical condition in which excess body fat has accumulated to the extent that it may have a negative effect on health, both redu... Read more »
By Robert Wiggill On Thursday, August 28th, 2014

Young Girl Accidentally Shoots and Kills Instructor with an Uzi

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 to fire an Automatic Uzi, authorities say. Charles Vacca,... Read more »
By Robert Wiggill On Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

ANC Concerned with Public Protector’s Behaviour

The African National Congress (ANC) Secretary General, Gwede Mantashe, announced on Tuesday that the ANC is very concerned by the Public Protector, Thuli Madonsela’s behaviour. Mantashe said, after the AN... Read more »
By Robert Wiggill On Saturday, August 23rd, 2014

Football stadium in Libya hosts public execution

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. The group, The Shura Council of Islamic Youth, have all... Read more »
By Robert Wiggill On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Nkandla: Ad hoc Committee to be Established

The National Assembly has stated on Tuesday that an ad hoc committee will be established in order to review the response of President Jacob Zuma with regards to the reports on his Nkandla homestead in KwaZulu-N... Read more »
By Robert Wiggill On Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

Police to fight taxi violence

The South African Police Service (SAPS) and the Gauteng Department of Transport have issued a statement, saying that they will be collaborating in order to bring down taxi violence in Gauteng, after it has seen... Read more »
By Robert Wiggill On Thursday, August 14th, 2014

President Zuma Submits His Response On Nkandla Upgrade

South African president, Jacob Zuma, has submitted his full response with regards to the Nkandla reports to parliament on Thursday, according to spokesperson for the presidency, Mac Maharaj. “The report h... Read more »
By Robert Wiggill On Thursday, August 14th, 2014

Nkandla Architect Under Fire

The architect allegedly in charge of inflating the Nkandla upgrade cost to in excess of R246 million, Minenhle Makhanya, has been singled out by the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) as the primary reason for wh... Read more »
By Robert Wiggill On Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

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, the Oscar winning actor and comedian is suspected to ... Read more »
By Robert Wiggill On Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

SIU Report on Nkandla in Final Stages

The Special Investigating Unit (SIU)  has announced that it is with almost certainty that they will present their final report on the president’s upgrades at his private Nkandla homestead in KwaZulu-Nata... Read more »