Citizen

Elections 2014: ‘My shack for a house’

For some residents, life in Nkaneng informal settlement in Marikana has become unbearable.  more ...

D-Day to legalise dagga in SA

Puffs of smoke plumed out into the air, a distinctive aroma not far behind, as visitors enjoyed the laid back, jovial atmosphere at a fundraiser held in support of the “Dagga Couple” – regular smokers determined to challenge laws restricting recreational and medicinal use of the plant in South African society.  more ...

Can anyone stop Hamilton and Mercedes?

A clean-sweep for Mercedes including a Lewis Hamilton hat-trick has left the rest of Formula One wondering whether they can keep up this year, even after only four races. more ...

Young bucks return fire

In a recent Business article, Magnus Heystek suggested it is best to consult a financial advisor over the age of 60. After all, what does a 30-year old know of indebtedness? Or a 40-year old of divorce? Or a 50-year old of retrenchment?  more ...

Bank phishing at record levels

Internet banking fraud perpetrated via cellphones was at its highest to-date level in 2013, a Banking ombudsman report warns. more ...

Gunbattle in eastern Ukraine kills four

Three pro-Russian militants and one attacker were killed in a gunbattle near the volatile eastern Ukrainian town of Slavyansk early Sunday, a local leader told journalists. more ...

Amakhosi ‘have the upper hand’

Despite holding a six-point lead over Kaizer Chiefs at the top of the Absa Premiership, Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane believes Amakhosi hold the advantage over his team with two games in hand.  more ...

Fresh characters for Isidingo

It’s no secret that the goings-on over at Horizon Deep do not necessarily capture the nation’s imagination as they once did. The community on SABC3′s Isidingo has lost some of its struggle lustre of late. The proliferation of other soapies has suggested that Isidingo is lacking when it comes to remaining in tune with what today’s viewers demand.  more ...