Articles containing the tag ‘South African
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Saturday, April 4th, 2015

    Still More Accidents This Easter

    As the Easter holidays progress, more and more accidents are being reported and the death toll on South African roads keeps increasing despite the warnings and measures that have been put in place by the police... Read more »
    By Nonzuzo Dlamini On Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

    Flabba Remembered

    South African Hip Hop star, Nkululeko ‘Flabba’ Habedi (38) will be remembered today at Baseline in Newtown, Johannesburg. The memorial service will take place today, 11 March 2015 between 12 and 2pm. The pu... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, March 1st, 2015

    Fake Documents to ‘Expose’ SAA Board’s Offshore Wealth Exposed

    An elaborate plot to oust the current chairperson of the South African Airways board, Dudu Myeni by showing that she has millions of rands stashed away in foreign bank accounts has been exposed this week, it ha... Read more »
    By Staff Writer On Saturday, February 7th, 2015

    South African Author André Brink Dies aboard Plane from Amsterdam to Cape Town

    World renowned South African author and academic André Brink died on Friday night at the age of 79. It is reported that he died aboard a plane from Amsterdam to Cape Town after suffering a blood clot in his le... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, February 4th, 2015

    One Injured as Police Foil Armed Robbers in Bryanston

    As unemployment rises and life gets tougher for those without a job, there is a proportional increase in crime activities particularly in metropolitan areas like Johannesburg and Cape Town. On Tuesday, the fast... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, October 5th, 2014

    Hardworking Boks Withstand Kiwi Tide to Win 27-25

    It was a day of improvements in generally all departments that carried the day for the Springboks in order to effect their first win against arch-enemy, The All Blacks since the Tri Nations match in August 2011... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

    Minister of Police Nhleko to Clean Up Police Image

    New police minister, Nkosinathi Nhleko is certainly behaving like a new broom, at least in as far as what he says is concerned. According to the minister, the police force will be a new organisation come the en... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

    Platinum Strike Ends, But At What Cost?

    The South African business community and the world at large is now breathing a sigh of relief as it emerged on Tuesday that the warring parties in the more than five month strike in the platinum industry was of... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

    Platinum Strike Affects Economy but No Recession: Governor Marcus

    The wage related strike by the platinum workers in the North West is set to continue amid revelations that government-led wage talks have collapsed, it was reported on Monday. The talks, in which the government... Read more »
    By Robert Wiggill On Monday, May 19th, 2014

    Super 15 – Round 14 Wrap-Up

    Round fourteen of the Super Rugby competition was most certainly a successful one for the South African sides. The past weekend’s fixtures yielded wins for the likes of all of the South African rugby teams, w... Read more »