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Nkandla report livestream

Cape Town, 28 May 2015 – Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko is expected to release his long-awaited Nkandla report this evening. Video: eNCA more ...

Loud music ‘killer’ awaits medical observation

While the man accused of killing 19-year-old Peter Robertson for allegedly playing music too loudly two years ago awaits a bed at the Sterkfontein Psychiatric Hospital for mental observation, the young man's family are waiting for justice to be served. ...  more ...

Unity higher up on Cosatu’s special congress agenda

Unity will be higher up on the agenda of the Congress of SA Trade Unions’ (Cosatu) much anticipated special national congress to be held in July, the federation said on Thursday. more ...

ANC welcomes dismissal of media case against Mbete

The Western Cape High Court’s decision to dismiss a case against Speaker of the National Assembly Baleka Mbete regarding interruption of the State of the Nation Address (SONA) broadcast earlier this year was welcomed by the African National Congress (ANC) on Thursday. more ...

Kaizer Chiefs to speak on Khune, Mashamaite contracts

Kaizer Chiefs will to hold a press conference this week to clear up speculation surrounding the futures of Itumeleng Khune and Tefu Mashamaite.... more ...

Elite SA troops stuck in Uganda

An entire battalion of South Africa's crack 121 Battalion are stuck in Entebbe, Uganda, after their flight was refused permission to land in South Africa.... more ...

EFF interrupts Zuma in National Assembly again

MPs from the Economic Freedom Fighters protested silently but visibly as President Jacob Zuma tabled his budget vote in the National Assembly on Tuesday.... more ...

Missing Ipeleng Moholane found dead in Midrand

Condolences continue to spread on social media after the discovery of missing student Ipeleng Moholane’s dead body on Monday.... more ...

Find your load shedding schedules here

Want to know when your suburb will experience load shedding? Find out your schedule here. ... more ...

Blatter ‘meets heads of six FIFA confederations’

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has met with the heads of FIFA’s six confederations in Zurich on Thursday morning as a vast corruption scandal continues to engulf world football’s governing body, sources confirmed. more ...

Rafael Benitez resigns as Napoli coach

Rafael Benitez moved a step closer to taking over Spanish giants Real Madrid when he resigned as Napoli coach on Thursday. more ...

Eskom price hike ‘too vague to interrogate’

The Energy Intensive User Group (EIUG) will engage National Treasury and energy regulator Nersa on Eskom's application for a 25.3% tariff increase that it says "makes a mockery of the regulatory process"....  more ...
Anglo American restructures SA leadership
Anglo American Plc on Thursday announced that Chief Executive Mark Cutifani would assume the role of chairman of Anglo American South Africa from next month, taking over from Michael Spicer, who is retiring.... more ...
Mix Telematics lifts revenue
Mix Telematics lifted revenue in the year to March from R1,27 billion to R1,39 billion while passing the milestone of half a million subscribers.... more ...
Business talks energy saving, carbon tax
Business owners in KwaZulu-Natal, and across South Africa, believed they have a role to play in saving energy and coming up with ways to secure energy for future generations.... more ...
Debt-holders support African Bank restructuring proposal
The proposal to restructure the African Bank has gained the support of debt-holders. ... more ...

FIFA sponsors pile pressure on Blatter ahead of AGM vote

Sponsors piled pressure on FIFA leader Sepp Blatter to clean up world football as two major corruption scandals overshadowed the start of a congress Thursday at which he will seek a new term....  more ...
Malaysia finds 139 grave sites
Malaysia said Thursday it believes 139 bodies are buried in marked graves at remote camps used by people-smugglers on the Thai border, wrapped in white cloth after Muslim rites.... more ...
Putin says US trying to oust Blatter from FIFA
Russian President Vladimir Putin slammed the arrests of top FIFA delegates in a US probe as an attempt by Washington to oust Sepp Blatter as head of the organisation.... more ...
Dozens may have come in contact with anthrax: US military
As many as 22 people in South Korea and four US lab workers may have been exposed to anthrax after the American military accidentally shipped out at least one live sample, officials said.... more ...
U-20 World Cup to open under FIFA graft cloud
The corruption scandal engulfing FIFA will not overshadow the Under-20 World Cup when it kicks off this weekend in New Zealand, organisers said Thursday.... more ...

Mashaba at odds to explain Cosafa failure

Shakes Mashaba was at odds to explain Bafana Bafana’s performance in the Cosafa Cup where they finished without scoring a goal in 180 minutes. The side lost to Botswana and Malawi in penalties with the ancient-old problem of struggling to score a contributing factor. ...  more ...
Zambia bounce back, coach happy
Zambia coach Honour Janza has praised his club’s reaction from a shocking defeat to Namibia in the quarterfinals of the Cosafa Cup when they thrashed invited guests Ghana. Chipolopolo booked a place in the plate final by beating Ghana 3-0, with all the goals coming in the first half.... more ...
Mourinho prioritises keeping title-winning team together
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho said he does not envisage any "big investments" over the summer and is instead concentrating on keeping his league-winning side intact.... more ...
Crunch time for Brumbies, Bulls and Crusaders in Super Rugby
The ACT Brumbies, Northern Bulls and Canterbury Crusaders face Super Rugby crunch games this weekend as the below strength NSW Waratahs embark on a crucial tour to South Africa.... more ...
Brazil leader, soccer bosses back FIFA graft probe
Brazil's Football Confederation (CBF) and the country's president said Wednesday they backed a corruption probe into FIFA, as one of seven people detained, Jose Maria Marin, was sidelined as CBF number two.... more ...

Obama offered lobola for his daughter

A Kenyan lawyer has offered US president Barack Obama 50 cows and other assorted livestock in exchange for his 16-year old daughter Malia's hand in marriage, a report said Tuesday....  more ...
65-year-old’s quadruplets face health risks
Doctors at a Berlin clinic said on Wednesday quadruplets, whose very premature births to a 65-year-old German mother have captured headlines and stirred debate, face big health risks.... more ...
All new Toyota Hilux debuts
One of the world's best-known and best-loved nameplates, Hilux, first hit dealerships in 1968, selling over 16 million units in more than 180 countries. ... more ...
Minnie, Jessica and Lalla to play celeb netball
Some of our favourite female stars will be challenging themselves to a game of netball.... more ...
WATCH: Schwarzenegger eyes Sandton
You read right, famed bodybuilder, actor and politician Arnold Schwarzenegger is coming to Sandton.... more ...