Xolani Gwala dies following two-year battle with colon cancer

Veteran broadcaster Xolani Gwala has died at the age of 44 after a two-year battle with colon cancer. It is reported that he died in the early hours of Friday, 01 November, 2019 at a hospital in Johannessburg. Gwala announced to his Radio 702 listeners in September 2017 that he had been diagnosed with stage 4 colon cancer. Following the diagnosis, he took a break from radio to undergo treatment. About a year later it was reported that he was recovering well. In August 2018 he... Read more »
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By Staff Writer On Thursday, October 17th, 2019

11 Cattle Killed by Lightning in KZN

Eleven head of cattle belonging to one farmer were killed by lightning last week at Mboza in north-eastern KZN, Zulu newspaper Isolezwe reported on Thursday. According to the newspaper, the owner of the cattle,... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Monday, September 9th, 2019

Hlengiwe Mhlaba Survives Near-Fatal Car Accident

Popular gospel singer Hlengiwe Mhlaba survived a near-fatal car accident during the weekend. According to reports, the accident occurred in Melmoth on Saturday while she was on her way to a show in Ermelo, Mpum... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Monday, September 2nd, 2019

Anger as Man Arrested in Connection with Missing UCT Student Uyinene Mrwetyana is Charged with her Murder and Rape

University of Cape Town student Uyinene Mrwetyana (19), who was reported missing more than a week ago, has been confirmed dead. Her gruesome fate was revealed on Monday morning when the man arrested last week i... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Tuesday, August 27th, 2019

Foul Play and Pseudocide Suspected as Bosasa Boss Gavin Watson Dies in Car Accident

There have been suspicions of foul play and pseudocide following the car accident that claimed the life of controversial Bosasa CEO Gavin Watson. Watson died on Monday morning near OR Tambo airport after he los... Read more »
By Cindy Trillo On Tuesday, July 30th, 2019

The Latest Technologies Aimed At Revamping Highways and Roads, Thereby Improving Road Safety

14,000 people die annually in South Africa due to road accidents according to data from Road Traffic Management Corporation. According to the Automobile Association of South Africa, the trend is worsening despi... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Monday, July 29th, 2019

Sadness as Sam Meyiwa Dies Without Closure on Son’s Death

On Monday, July 29, 2019, South Africans woke up to the shocking and sad news of the death of Samuel Meyiwa (66), the father of slain Bafana Bafana and Orlando Pirates goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa. It is reported th... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

Legendary South African Musician Johnny Clegg Dies at 66

South African music legend Johnny Clegg has died at the age of 66 after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. He died in the afternoon of Tuesday, July 16, 2018 at his home in Johannesburg, surrounded by family... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

Did Cashflow Ngcobo and Mzabalazo Dlamini Get Arrested?

Well-known forex trader, Jabulani “Cashflow” Ngcobo, left many people confused about his whereabouts last week after making an unexpected return to Instagram, despite reports that he was sentenced t... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Wednesday, February 27th, 2019

No More Disappearing Airtime as ICASA Data Regulations Come into Effect

For a long time mobile network subscribers have been complaining about unexplained disappearance of their airtime. This is likely to come to an end this week as the new regulations by the Independent Communicat... Read more »