Articles containing the tag ‘Africa
By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Thursday, May 16th, 2019

Muruti Mthalane Dishes World Class Lesson While Defending World Title

A Japanese Boxing event filled with controversy ended with a South African veteran Moruti Mthalane defending his title. Not only Mthalane was disrespected in the fight but also his country when the Japanese pla... Read more »
By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Tuesday, February 5th, 2019

Battle Ready for Mbangatha, Radley and Mayala

Boxing returns to the mother city on the 22 February at the Wynberg Military Base with an event dubbed simply “Battle Ready”. Local favorite Thembani “Baby Jake” Mbangatha who defends his WBF Africa Str... Read more »
By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Monday, January 14th, 2019

Helebe is Back

The 2019 Friday Fight Night Season kicks off at the iconic Castle of Good Hope on the 25th of January in Cape Town. The event follows on from the tournament staged at the same venue in December, where Emile Kal... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Wednesday, December 12th, 2018

Depression Therapy May Involve Electrical Brain Stimulation in the Future

A recent discovery by a study at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) indicates that electrical brain stimulation (EBS) may be utilized as a new strategy to alleviate treatment-resistant depressio... Read more »
By Mvusi Ngubane On Friday, December 7th, 2018

Telemedicine in South Africa: Benefits and Challenges

Telemedicine is relatively new, yet its practice sees rapid growth. It might sound like science-fiction, but advances in medical care have taken away the need for people to leave their homes in order to get med... Read more »
By Elzaan van Eeden On Thursday, November 29th, 2018

Madibaz Cricketers Want to Show Their Potential

The Madibaz cricket teams are determined to make an impact when they compete in the University Sport South Africa tournament in the Western Cape next week. The annual competition takes place in Stellenbosch fro... Read more »
By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018

Azinga Fuzile Shuts Malcom Klassen in Four Rounds

In what was one of the most anticipated Sunday evenings in East London, Azinga ‘Goldenboy” Fuzile smashed Malcom Klassen in four rounds. Stone, as Klassen is known, gave his back to his opponent in ... Read more »
By Cindy Trillo On Thursday, October 11th, 2018

Can South Africa’s Legal System Ever Work Smoothly?

The South African legal system is flawed. A muddle of pre-colonial, western and common law principles has created a hybrid legal system with its own flaws. Without clearly defined boundaries through which parti... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Tuesday, October 9th, 2018

Tito Mboweni Appointed New Finance Minister as Nhlanhla Nene Resigns

Former Governor of the South African Reserve Bank Tito Mboweni has been sworn in as the new Minister of Finance following the resignation of Nhlanhla Nene on Tuesday. Nene’s resignation comes after he rev... Read more »
By Nelly Mkhize On Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

DUI Cases In South Africa Rocket By 15%, But Are Women To Blame?

The South African Police Service (SAPS) have just revealed their 2017/2018 annual crime statistics and one alarming figure stands out. The number of drivers arrested for driving under the influence of drugs and... Read more »