Citizen

No taboos Kenny Kunene’s naked sushi party (gallery)

Kenny Kunene partied up a storm at the Taboo Nightclub in Sandton on Friday night as the former politician – known as “The Sushi King” – celebrated his 44th birthday. more ...

Mbulaeni Mulaudzi dies in car crash

Olympic silver medalist long distance runner and former world 800m champion Mbulaeni Mulaudzi died in a car accident on Friday afternoon....  more ...
Life sentence for duo after double murder and robbery
The Vryheid High Court in KwaZulu-Natal has convicted and sentenced two accused to two life sentences each in a double murder case. ... more ...
Professional hunters distance themselves from Groenewald brothers
The Professional Hunters Association of South Africa on Friday distanced itself from alleged illegal rhino hunting activities of Dawie Groenewald and his brother Janneman. ... more ...
US add to ‘Groenewald Gang’ charge sheet
Dawie Groenewald, the alleged ringleader of the "Groenewald Gang”, infamous for alleged horrendous rhino poaching activities can now add 18 counts from the United States to the 1 736 counts he may face in South Africa is the case goes to trial.... more ...
Hlaudi Motsoeneng appeals court orders
SABC chief operating officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng is appealing the Western Cape High Court order on his suspension, the public broadcaster reported on Friday.... more ...

Mbulaeni Mulaudzi dies in car crash

Olympic silver medalist long distance runner and former world 800m champion Mbulaeni Mulaudzi died in a car accident on Friday afternoon.... more ...

“Celebrity” Oscar doing well in prison

Kgosi Mampuri II prison's newest "celebrity" inmate is seemingly doing very well with warders looking after the well-behaved Oscar Pistorius. ... more ...

TB Joshua donates money to Nigeria building collapse victims

A R50 000 donation would be paid towards funeral expenses of each family of the victims of the church building collapse in Nigeria, the Synagogue Church of All Nations said on Friday.... more ...

US add to ‘Groenewald Gang’ charge sheet

Dawie Groenewald, the alleged ringleader of the "Groenewald Gang”, infamous for alleged horrendous rhino poaching activities can now add 18 counts from the United States to the 1 736 counts he may face in South Africa is the case goes to trial.... more ...

Suspects arrested after Laudium video goes viral (video)

Police have arrested the three suspects who were caught on video assaulting a 22-year-old Durban man in Laudium, Centurion.... more ...

BEE builds a prosperous society, says Ramaphosa

Black economic empowerment is necessary to build a prosperous society, deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa said on Friday. ...  more ...
IMF fights negative interest rates
The International Monetary Fund on Friday announced a minimum interest rate on its unique SDR currency as it fights off the impact of sagging interest rates and deflation from major economies.... more ...
Commodities mixed on global growth outlook
Raw material prices endured a mixed week as investors tracked the outlook for global economic growth and the Ebola virus outbreak.... more ...
Early Christmas for Transnet pensioners
Retired Transnet employees belonging to the company's two defined benefit funds are due to receive two bonuses totalling R253 million, administrators say.... more ...
Numsa still a part of Cosatu – Irvin Jim
Cosatu did not vote on Numsa being expelled from the trade union federation. more ...

Brazil poll rivals clash over corruption claim

Brazil's presidential candidates clashed over corruption allegations in a final debate, as incumbent Dilma Rousseff rejected a report that she knew about a kickback scheme at state oil giant Petrobras....  more ...
War-scarred Ukraine counts down to key vote
Ukraine voters will go to the polls Sunday in elections set to dramatically reshape parliament, after a year of upheavals in which a deadly pro-Russian uprising has threatened to splinter the ex-Soviet state.... more ...
WHO eyes mass Ebola vaccines by mid-2015
Hundreds of thousands of Ebola vaccine doses could be rolled out to West Africa by mid-2015, the World Health Organization said Friday, after new cases of the virus were reported in New York and a two-year-old girl died in the first case in Mali.... more ...
Ebola.com domain sold for big payout
The owners of the website Ebola.com have scored a big payday with the outbreak of the epidemic, selling the domain for more than $200,000 in cash and stock.... more ...
Australian doctors transplant ‘dead’ hearts in surgical breakthrough
Australian surgeons said Friday they have used hearts that had stopped beating in successful transplants, in a world first that could change the way organs are donated.... more ...

Tributes pour in for Mbulaeni Mulaudzi (gallery)

President Jacob Zuma is shocked and saddened over the passing of Olympic silver medalist, Mbulaeni Mulaudzi, the Presidency said on Friday. ...  more ...
Mljet to prove point
Some big reputations go on the line tomorrow with the running of the Grade 3 Cape Classic over 1400m at Kenilworth. ... more ...
Waratahs inspire ball-in-hand Golden Lions for Currie Cup final
Golden Lions will draw inspiration from Super 15 champions New South Wales Waratahs when they face Western Province Saturday in the South African Currie Cup final.... more ...
Telkom Knockout Fever
It’s the Telkom Knockout quarterfinals this weekend. Here is a brief look at all four exciting encounters.... more ...
Gold in dreamland at Sharks
New director of rugby Gary Gold said in Durban on Friday that leading the Sharks was beyond his wildest dreams.... more ...

SA’s Got Talent 2013 winner Johnny Apple fine tunes talent

Johnny Apple – real name Juan Appelgrein – may still be a kid, but he doesn't sing like one....  more ...
Paris’s Picasso museum finally reopens after renovation
A top-level sacking, harsh words from the artist's son, delays and a huge budget overrun -- Paris's Picasso museum reopens its doors on Saturday amid the fallout from a fraught $71-million renovation.... more ...
Zellweger ‘new face’ highlights Hollywood aging taboo
The storm over Renee Zellweger's new-look face has thrown the spotlight on one of Hollywood's eternal questions: how do you grow old in Tinseltown?... more ...
New dimension for X Factor SA fans
Great news for X Factor SA fans is that iTunes will be making all the songs performed by contestants during the live gala shows on SABC1 available for download, starting this week.... more ...
The Lo Down: Make your own face masks
For those who don’t have the time (or money!) to escape to a spa for a monthly facial or skin treatment, a homemade face mask is your next best option.... more ...