EXCLUSIVE: Jacob Zuma plans to take a new wife

Former president Jacob Zuma will be getting married yet again, according to a reliable source close to the Zuma family.

His bride to be is understood to be 26-year-old Nonkanyiso Conco.

EXCLUSIVE: Jacob Zuma plans to take a new wife

EXCLUSIVE: Jacob Zuma plans to take a new wife

Former president Jacob Zuma will be getting married yet again, according to a reliable source close to the Zuma family.

Cele in Mahikeng amid protests calling for Mahumapelo to resign

Cele in Mahikeng amid protests calling for Mahumapelo to resign

The minister committed to returning to the area to address concerns raised by the community that relate to the police.
Bus strike unions optimistic demands will be met

Bus strike unions optimistic demands will be met

Deliberations continue today meaning another day of long queues for commuters across the country.
Ramaphosa expected to address protests in Mahikeng

Ramaphosa expected to address protests in Mahikeng

The ANC North West spokesperson called for calm so that the situation could return to normal.
ANC North West welcomes suspension of health boss

ANC North West welcomes suspension of health boss

The party says premier Mahumapelo should ensure that disciplinary proceedings against Lekalakala are fast-tracked to bring stability to the health department.
Gerrie Nel accused of having boasted about being an apartheid enforcer

Gerrie Nel accused of having boasted about being an apartheid enforcer

In the wake of allegations by EFF leader Julius that AfriForum’s proposed private prosecution of him is racist, some are re-evaluating the Bulldog’s record.
PE dog Misty discovers body of missing French Ironman athlete

PE dog Misty discovers body of missing French Ironman athlete

Police have opened an inquest docket but no foul play is suspected.

Cyclist reportedly dies after being knocked down in Joburg

Lane closures were affecting traffic in the area.

SA must fight its serious corruption problem, Justice Zondo tells law graduates

The country’s anti-apartheid struggle heroes and heroines made sacrifices because they wanted a country free of corruption, Zondo says.

Cassper Nyovest dragged for ‘turning down’ a chance to meet Beyoncé

The rapper caused a storm after he claimed that he was invited to watch Beyoncé live but was too busy.

Wenger to leave Arsenal at end of season

Arsene Wenger will bring his 22-year stay in charge of Arsenal to an end at the end of the season, the Frenchman announced on Friday.

The 11-year-old who helped to catch two thieves

Rosley Scheepers is 11 years old, and despite his age doesn’t shy away from fighting crime.

Maritzburg United a unique team – Pitso

There is no single team in the world that plays football quite like Fadlu Davids’ Maritzburg United, Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane said this week.

Three prisoners – two on murder rap – escape from Ekombe police

Members of the public have been urged to assist police by providing information about the whereabouts of the escapees as they are regarded as dangerous.

Kaizer Chiefs programme nearly complete – Komphela

Kaizer Chiefs coach Steve Komphela believes his team is heading towards the final stages of their revival under his guidance.

lifestyle

Record-breaking travel destinations to visit around the world

If you’re in need of a holiday so momentous it will be talked about for years to come, consider visiting a few destinations that boast their own record-breaking achievements.

Recipe: Brandy cocktail

The perfect autumn drink to give you that warm and fuzzy feeling.

3 easy tips for cleaning an oven

Make this dreaded household chore much simpler by using these tips.

5 ways to get the most out of your fruits and veggies

Increasing your intake of fruits and vegetables is the best way to kick off your healthy lifestyle.

phakaaathi

Fans react to Wenger leaving Arsenal

Legendary football manager Arsene Wenger announced that he will leave Arsenal at the end of the season.

Cosafa hit back at Ace Ncobo

The Council of Southern Africa Football Associations has responded to Ace Ncobo’s claim that Cosafa president Phillip Chiyangwa lied about representing Fifa during his recent visit to the country.

Wenger to leave Arsenal at end of season

Arsene Wenger will bring his 22-year stay in charge of Arsenal to an end at the end of the season, the Frenchman announced on Friday.

Tau hopes to make El Hadji Diouf proud

Mamelodi Sundowns striker Percy Tau was not surprised by El Hadji Diouf’s comments about him.

sport

Lance Armstrong to pay $5m settlement in US fraud case: lawyer

Lance Armstrong has agreed to pay $5 million in order to settle his looming federal fraud case stemming from his use of performance-enhancing drugs during the Tour de France, his lawyers confirmed Thursday.

SA team earn Fed Cup promotion

The national women’s tennis team will return to the Euro-Africa Group 2 division next year after beating Malta 2-1 in their Fed Cup promotion playoff tie in the coastal town of Ulcinj in Montenegro on Thursday.

Groom(ed) for Lions success

Set to make his Lions Super Rugby debut off the bench on Friday in Sydney scrumhalf Nic Groom is fully aware of the key role he has to play against the Waratahs.

Newly hurt Whiteley to stay behind as Lions fly out

The captain may still recover in time for this weekend’s Super Rugby clash in Sydney.

business

Corporate tax rate in need of review

South Africa’s current rate of 28% is way above that of the global average of 24.29%.

‘Steinhoff fraudsters need to go to jail’

BLSA says it will ensure those found liable are prosecuted.

Absa denies role in Steinhoff shareholders’ losses

The bank says it has not received any notification from VEB regarding its liability for damages incurred by Steinhoff shareholders.

Youth chamber threatens govt entities with court over failure to comply with BEE

The YCCSA says government entities in Mpumalanga are reluctant to implement the provisions of the PPPFA.

world

WWII bomb forces mass evacuation in central Berlin

The planned disposal of an unexploded World War II bomb Friday will force a mass evacuation around Berlin’s central railway station and likely spark transport chaos in the German capital.

US school shootings rise rapidly in two decades: study

Mass shootings at US schools are rising rapidly, killing more people in the last 18 years than in the entire 20th century, said a study Thursday.

Queen puts foward son as next head of Commonwealth

Queen Elizabeth II, the Head of the Commonwealth, opened the Commonwealth summit for what may be the last time on Thursday voicing hope that her son would be allowed to carry on her role.

German police smash Thai forced prostitution ring in ‘biggest’ raids

German federal police said they carried out the biggest raids in their history Wednesday against an alleged organised crime ring suspected of trafficking hundreds of women and transsexuals from Thailand for prostitution.

opinion

Eskom needs time SA just doesn’t have

There has been a bigger, overall, failure to plan for future power generation capacity, which goes back even before 1994.

Democratic evolution is better than revolution

We are living in a new era of mass unemployment and nobody has noticed.

Eskom is leaving us in the dark

Does Eskom expect us, the public, to fund their corruption and their capture? It certainly looks like it.

Oz got it wrong about SA – but not all of it

SA should be honest and, as a government and as citizens, start to tackle those bad areas of society which disturb others.
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