White Zim farmers want billions from SA after Zuma ruled complicit in illegal SADC move

Ten farmers have served notice they will claim R1.9 billion, and there are thousands more where they came from.

A report in Afrikaans weekly Rapport today reveals that at least 10 farmers plan to put in a compensation claim for nearly R2 billion against the South African taxpayer over their losses in Zimbabwe.

White Zim farmers want billions from SA after Zuma ruled complicit in illegal SADC move
White Zim farmers want billions from SA after Zuma ruled complicit in illegal SADC move

White Zim farmers want billions from SA after Zuma ruled complicit in illegal SADC move

Ten farmers have served notice they will claim R1.9 billion, and there are thousands more where they came from.

Three people killed, including child, in R59 head-on collision near Vereeniging

Three people killed, including child, in R59 head-on collision near Vereeniging

Six other people from the second vehicle sustained injuries ranging from minor to moderate.
Mbuyiseni Ndlozi visits Glen Marikana community following court victory

Mbuyiseni Ndlozi visits Glen Marikana community following court victory

The EFF spokesperson and MP’s visit was to ensure the community understood what the court decided.
Zuma asks his ‘Twitter son’ Duduzane, ‘Who are you?’

Zuma asks his ‘Twitter son’ Duduzane, ‘Who are you?’

The former president’s first interaction with someone on social media has turned out to be rather typical of Twitter’s pitfalls.
Teenager hospitalised after falling nine metres down KZN waterfall

Teenager hospitalised after falling nine metres down KZN waterfall

A 13-year-old boy was badly injured when he fell down the Karkloof Waterfall near Howick in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands in the second such incident in the past week, paramedics said on Saturday.
Lotto and Lotto Plus results, Saturday, 15 December 2018

Lotto and Lotto Plus results, Saturday, 15 December 2018

Here are the winning numbers from Saturday night’s live draw.
Load shedding ‘was deliberate’ to rationalise Eskom task team

Load shedding ‘was deliberate’ to rationalise Eskom task team

The EFF rejects the appointment of the task team, calling it an attempt by Ramaphosa to crush Eskom to benefit his friends and family.
One dead, several injured in North West head-on collision

One dead, several injured in North West head-on collision

A pregnant woman and three-year-old were among those who were found injured in the crash.
Mbalula schools Zuma on social media ‘sphithiphithi’

Mbalula schools Zuma on social media ‘sphithiphithi’

Zuma wanted to address social media doubts and uploaded a second video reassuring his rapidly increasing followers.
Human legs found floating in Limpopo dam

Human legs found floating in Limpopo dam

A search for a man has resulted in police finding legs floating in the Nandoni Dam on Friday.
Body found on roof of Joburg building

Body found on roof of Joburg building

The man is believed to have fallen from one of the floors of the building.
Mandla Mandela and wife reveal names of twins

Mandla Mandela and wife reveal names of twins

The pair, who are overjoyed at the arrival of their twins, made the announcement after a traditional ceremony in Mvezo.
Trade minister Davies launches Global Business Services in London

Trade minister Davies launches Global Business Services in London

The dti had partnered with industry to develop a compelling value proposition to investors which would support government’s objectives of job creation.
Two dead, two injured in Gauteng truck, car crash

Two dead, two injured in Gauteng truck, car crash

Two people died and another two were injured when two trucks and a car collided on the R21 between Pretoria and Kempton Park in Ekurhuleni, paramedics said on Saturday. 
Sailor found passed away on yacht at Southbroom beach

Sailor found passed away on yacht at Southbroom beach

The lone crew member is believed to have died from natural causes.
SACP strongly condemns intimidation of journalists and threats against them

SACP strongly condemns intimidation of journalists and threats against them

The SACP has urged South Africans to unite against the ‘regressive tendency, close ranks, and defend, advance, and deepen transformation’.
Woman arrested, drugs worth R30,000 seized in Cape Town

Woman arrested, drugs worth R30,000 seized in Cape Town

A woman has been arrested and drugs with an estimated street value of R30,000 were seized when police raided a home in Mitchells Plain in Cape Town, Western Cape police said on Saturday.
ANC appalled by further Western Cape road carnage

ANC appalled by further Western Cape road carnage

The African National Congress in the Western Cape on Saturday expressed shock and said it was appalled at the latest road fatalities in the province.
Drastic review of the mandate and activities of the SA Human Rights Commission required – Afrikanerbond

Drastic review of the mandate and activities of the SA Human Rights Commission required – Afrikanerbond

The Afrikanerbond was gravely concerned that 2018 had been a step backwards to a society again divided by racism.
Freedom Park offers free pass on Day of Reconciliation

Freedom Park offers free pass on Day of Reconciliation

South Africans will be able to get a free pass to Freedom Park in Pretoria on Reconciliation Day, December 16, from 8am to 4pm.  
Mbalula thought Zuma’s account was fake when he said ‘don’t encourage this’

Mbalula thought Zuma’s account was fake when he said ‘don’t encourage this’

The ANC’s head of elections has since clarified that he’s got nothing against the real Jacob Zuma being on Twitter.
PowerBall results, winning numbers and payouts, 14 December 2018

PowerBall results, winning numbers and payouts, 14 December 2018

Below are the winning numbers for the draw of 14 December, with the prize payouts per division. There were no jackpot winners.
Government wishes South Africans a peaceful festive season

Government wishes South Africans a peaceful festive season

As South Africa welcomes another festive season, government has encouraged all citizens to take the necessary precautions to have a safe, joyous, and happy holiday.
Taxi association party ends in bloodshed

Taxi association party ends in bloodshed

A member of a patrol squad was hit by 10 bullets.
Man dies, child critically injured in Free State car crash

Man dies, child critically injured in Free State car crash

A man was killed, a child was critically injured, and three other people were injured when the car they were travelling in veered out of control and rolled on the N8 near Petrusburg in the Free State on Friday, paramedics said.
Brad Binder – definitely a biker to bet on in future

Brad Binder – definitely a biker to bet on in future

His consistent upward trajectory of wins is not by chance – he has a multifaceted plan, with winning Moto2 world title the next target.

 

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