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 in connection with her disappearance was charged with her murder and rape at the Wynberg Magistrate’s Court. Mrwetyana went missing on Saturday, 24 August, 2019 after having gone to collect a parcel at the Clareinch Post Office in Claremont, Cape Town. Following th... Read more »
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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 Staff Writer On Monday, August 19th, 2019

Ukhozi FM DJs Tshatha Ngobe and Zim Dollar Biyela Accused of Accepting Payola

Popular Ukhozi FM deejays Khathide ‘Tshatha’ Ngobe and Zimiphi ‘Zim Dollar’ Biyela, who host the maskandi show Sigiya Ngengoma on Saturdays, have been accused of accepting bribes from mu... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Thursday, August 15th, 2019

Airtime Still not Fully Protected by ICASA Data Regulations

Earlier this year, following years of complaints by mobile network subscribers about unfair billing practices, the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) promulgated new data regulations, ... Read more »
By Chloe Sunderland On Wednesday, August 7th, 2019

How GTA Casino Has Broken Records

After years of rumors and people doubting that it would ever exist, Grand Theft Auto Online launched its newest expansion, the Diamond Casino & Resort earlier this summer. The casino only opened its doors ... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Monday, August 5th, 2019

29 People Killed in El Paso and Dayton Mass Shootings

Twenty nine people were killed in the US in two separate mass shootings which occurred less than 24 hours apart during the weekend. The first shooting, which took place at 10:39am on Saturday at a Walmart shop ... 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 Sunday, July 14th, 2019

Bernard Arnault Soon to Become World’s Second-Richest Man

French business magnate Bernard Arnault (70) looks set to overtake Microsoft founder Bill Gates (63) as the second richest person in the world following a meteoric rise in his net worth this year. Arnault, who ... Read more »