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.

Please enjoy, repost, leave a comment and stay open-minded.

Published Articles
    By Robert Wiggill On Monday, August 11th, 2014

    US Government Capable of Scaling-Up Ebola Treatment

    Three facilities located in the United States of America possess the potential to fast-track a cure for the Ebola virus, which is fast becoming one of the most feared viral outbreaks in the world. The US Depart... Read more »
    By Robert Wiggill On Friday, August 8th, 2014

    Oscar Pistorius Trial: Final Day

    The infamous trial of the murder-accused South African Paralympic athlete, Oscar Pistorius, saw its final day in the North Gauteng High Court on Friday, 8 August 2014. The day was composed mainly of the athlete... Read more »
    By Robert Wiggill On Friday, August 8th, 2014

    Oscar Pistorius Trial: Latest

    The infamous murder trial of South African Paralympian athlete, Oscar Pistorius, resumed on Thursday in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. The court resumed in order to hear both the state’s and Pi... Read more »
    By Robert Wiggill On Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

    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 faces and arms black, the university stated on Wednesday.... Read more »
    By Robert Wiggill On Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

    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 Student Representative Council (SRC), therefo... Read more »
    By Robert Wiggill On Monday, August 4th, 2014

    Nigerian Doctor Contracts Ebola

    Nigerian Minister of Health, Onyebuchi Chukwu, confirmed on Monday that the country is experiencing their second case of the deadly virus, as a doctor who treated a Liberian national who died from the disease h... Read more »
    By Robert Wiggill On Monday, August 4th, 2014

    Oscar Pistorius’ Legal Team Final Argument Filed

    Oscar Pistorius’s legal defence team filed their final arguments defending the murder-accused Paralympian athlete at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Monday. The state, who are prosecuting the ... Read more »
    By Robert Wiggill On Friday, August 1st, 2014

    Ebola: Concern At Commonwealth Games; Two Quarantined In Nigeria

      The outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa is causing shockwaves globally as fears mount and the nations battle to contain it. With Liberia and Sierra Leone issuing warnings at a national level, call... Read more »
    By Robert Wiggill On Thursday, July 31st, 2014

    State Of Emergency Declared In Sierra Leone Due To Ebola

    The West African nation of Sierra Leone has declared a national emergency due to what is being referred to as the worst ever outbreak of Ebola. The president has committed to calling in the country’s nati... Read more »
    By Robert Wiggill On Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

    Gauteng Pupils Cause Chaos In Johannesburg CBD

    Gauteng school pupils gathered in mass at 13:00 in Johannesburg CBD, looting street vendors and allegedly causing havoc in stores in the area. Police have stated that the reason for the strike was reportedly to... Read more »