Motlanthe says Zuma needs to resign to create a ‘new environment’

The former statesman says Zuma’s presidency has been characterised by a ‘high frequency of indiscretions and wrongdoings’.

Former president Kgalema Motlanthe says not having President Jacob Zuma as president would create a new environment for the African National Congress to begin to renew itself and the country.

Motlanthe says Zuma needs to resign to create a ‘new environment’

Motlanthe says Zuma needs to resign to create a ‘new environment’

The former statesman says Zuma’s presidency has been characterised by a ‘high frequency of indiscretions and wrongdoings’.

Proteas paint PE pink over Xmas as India confirm tour

Proteas paint PE pink over Xmas as India confirm tour

The traditional Boxing Day Test will be a day-night affair against Zimbabwe but New Years Test is delayed by a few days.
Live report: Maritzburg United vs Kaizer Chiefs

Live report: Maritzburg United vs Kaizer Chiefs

Maritzburg United host Kaizer Chiefs in an Absa Premiership clash at Harry Gwala Stadium tonight.
Buthelezi slams ‘ignorant’ Senzo Mchunu’s Moerane Commission testimony

Buthelezi slams ‘ignorant’ Senzo Mchunu’s Moerane Commission testimony

He said the political violence in KZN was driven by the African National Congress.
WATCH: Zuma signs treaty to prohibit use of nuclear weapons

WATCH: Zuma signs treaty to prohibit use of nuclear weapons

With the North Korean nuclear crisis looming, 51 countries lined up to sign a new treaty outlawing nuclear weapons that has been opposed by the United States and other nuclear powers.
‘Stolen Rolls-Royce’ recovered in Riverlea gets tongues wagging

‘Stolen Rolls-Royce’ recovered in Riverlea gets tongues wagging

The multimillion-rand luxury ride was allegedly stolen off a dealer’s showroom floor.
ANC must take responsibility for KZN killings – Senzo Mchunu

ANC must take responsibility for KZN killings – Senzo Mchunu

He also said that ‘strong, resolute leadership’ was needed within the organisation.

Theunis de Bruyn lifts hand for Proteas spot with big knock

With new coach Ottis Gibson insisting that all national players play in this week’s Sunfoil Series, the Knights captain shows his mettle.

Grade 5 learner killed by truck in Soweto

The Gauteng department of education said the driver of the truck was cooperative and did not abandon the scene.

MPs shocked over primary school pupils pricking each other with syringes

A primary school pupil in Kempton Park brought the syringes to school and together with friends started injecting classmates.

Mpofu gets a side eye from Malema after tweeting about his ‘mistress’

The EFF leader, like some on Twitter, could not help but comment on Mpofu’s comment.

Rescuers in grim search for survivors of Mexico quake

Rescuers frantically searched Wednesday for survivors of a powerful earthquake that killed more than 200 people in Mexico on the anniversary of another massive quake that left thousands dead and still haunts the country.

Bonang’s book ‘From A to B’ sold on street in Cape Town

The street vendor had a selection of new releases, including Redi Tlhabi’s new book, Khwezi.

No arrest in Amcu member’s murder in Rustenburg

The union said a member was gunned down at Impala, and another wounded at Lonmin in Marikana near Rustenburg on Tuesday.

Mastermind behind the R71 cash-in-transit heist arrested

The suspect was arrested during a joint tactical operation.

lifestyle

Recipe: Budget-friendly Oreo truffles

Four ingredients transform into the most decadent tasting truffles.

Meet one of South Africa’s best young wine fundis

Long nights and hundreds of flash cards pay off for Rosebank beverage expert.

7 keys to a successful marriage

A successful marriage may seem tricky at times.

Recipe: Mixed bean salad

Celebrate National Heritage day with this side dish and boerewors at a braai.

phakaaathi

Live report: Maritzburg United vs Kaizer Chiefs

Maritzburg United host Kaizer Chiefs in an Absa Premiership clash at Harry Gwala Stadium tonight.

Sundowns find training ground in Morocco

Mamelodi Sundowns managed to find a pitch to train on in Morocco after Wydad Casablanca failed to organise a training field for the visiting side.

Baxter to discipline badly behaved Bafana players

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has promised to read the riot act to players who behaved irresponsibly in the wake of the side’s 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifying defeat to Cape Verde in Durban on September 5.

Rantie left out of Bafana Bafana squad

Striker Tokelo Rantie was a surprise omission from Stuart Baxter’s Bafana Bafana squad to take on Burkina Faso in a 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifier at FNB Stadium on October 7.

sport

Proteas paint PE pink over Xmas as India confirm tour

The traditional Boxing Day Test will be a day-night affair against Zimbabwe but New Years Test is delayed by a few days.

Theunis de Bruyn lifts hand for Proteas spot with big knock

With new coach Ottis Gibson insisting that all national players play in this week’s Sunfoil Series, the Knights captain shows his mettle.

Springboks take a punt on their own ‘Lomu’: S’bu Nkosi

The 21-year-old Sharks wing has been in outstanding form in the Currie Cup after a promising Super Rugby. Best of all, he can tackle!

Pakistan bans Latif for five years over spot-fixing

The experienced batsman made his first-class debut aged just 15 but never fulfilled his undeniable potential.

business

Can SA sustain five stock exchanges?

As yet another new player enters the market.

This SOC even pays a dividend!

We addressed our concerns about SAA exposure – Acsa.

JSE-listed companies are divided on KPMG relationship

Some have fired, some are reviewing, and at least one is keeping the firm as auditors.

Asisa board appoints new chair and deputy chair

The position of chair was left vacant at the end of May this year following the resignation of Thabo Dloti as a result of his departure from Liberty.

world

Iran in UN spotlight as Trump threatens nuclear deal

Tehran was to defend itself on the world stage on Wednesday after US President Donald Trump threatened to trigger a new international crisis by pulling out of the Iran nuclear accord.

Rescuers in grim search for survivors of Mexico quake

Rescuers frantically searched Wednesday for survivors of a powerful earthquake that killed more than 200 people in Mexico on the anniversary of another massive quake that left thousands dead and still haunts the country.

12 dead, 92 missing as floods hit eastern DR Congo

At least 12 people died and 92 were missing after heavy rains caused flooding in two villages in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, an official said Wednesday.

Kenya court blames polls commission for botched vote

Kenya’s Supreme Court on Wednesday blamed the election commission for last month’s annulled presidential vote, rebuking officials for bungling the transmission of results and basing the outcome on dubious documents.

opinion

The fight over who gets to jiggle the ANC’s corpse is on

Forget about grand political ideas and ambitions. It boils down to who gets to put that famous logo next to their smiling face in 2019.

#DataMustFall, government must step in

Expensive data stifles economic growth and that is a fact.

Women finally get meaningful voice

Whatever happens at the ANC national conference in December, women are at last going to get a serious voice in matters of government.

What reputation, Moyane?

He risks a tax revolt, and multiple legal challenges, if he wastes public funds to defend the indefensible, false ‘rogue unit’ report.
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