Fri, 16 November, 2018
President Cyril Ramaphosa has revealed that a half a million rand payment his son received from facilities management company, African Global Operations, was used to fund his presidential campaign for the African National Congress (ANC).During question time in the National Assembly 10 days ago, the Democratic Alliance (DA) raised a questionable payment made to Ramaphosa’s son, Andile.At the time, Ramaphosa said he believed the payment to be above board.However, on Friday afternoon, he’s issued...
FW De Klerk Foundation

FW De Klerk Foundation Warns Of ‘Inevitable Danger’ After Land Report Adopted

The FW de Klerk Foundation says it has noted with deep concern the majority decision...
Saldanha Bay, Vredenburg Protests

Saldanha Bay, Vredenburg Protests End With 17 Arrested

Seventeen people have been arrested following violent protests in Saldanha Bay overnight.Mayhem broke out in...
Matshela Koko

Koko Meddled To Help Tegeta, Says Treasury Report

Former Eskom CEO Matshela Koko obstructed coal testing that would have compromised the contract Tegeta...
Death In Llandudno

Paraglider Falls To His Death In Llandudno

A male paraglider fell to his death in Llandudno in the Western Cape on Tuesday...

Vytjie Mentor Backtracks on Fana Hlongwane Testimony at Zondo Commission

Former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor has back-tracked on parts of her testimony where she claimed...

Jacob Zuma Files Court Papers For Stay Of Prosecution

Former President Jacob Zuma’s lawyers are currently filing his papers in their application for a...
Old Mutual

Old Mutual Director Suspended After Sexual Harassment Allegations

CAPE TOWN – Insurance giant Old Mutual’s director for governance, regulatory and corporate Affairs Joel...
Malusi Gigaba

Malusi Gigaba Named In Bombshell Treasury Report On Rot At Eskom, Transnet

National Treasury has released a bombshell report of more than 600 pages detailing the extent...
Samwu

Samwu Threatens Action If West Rand Municipality Salary Concerns Are Ignored

JOHANNESBURG – The South African Municipal Workers' Union (Samwu) says it will escalate its action if...
David Hockney
A masterful swimming pool painting by British legend David Hockney sold for $90.3 million in New York on Thursday, smashing a new auction record for a living artist.Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures) was snapped up after more than nine minutes of bidding, dominated by two rival telephone bidders.It left for dust the previous record held by American artist Jeff Koons and his Balloon Dog (Orange), which sold for $58.4 million at Christie's in...
Disgusting New Drug Trend

Teens Drink Liquid From Used Sanitary Pads A In Disgusting New Drug Trend

Police on the Indonesian island of Java have arrested several teenagers who admitted that they got high by boiling sanitary towels - often ones...

WATCH: Morocco Inaugurates Africa’s Fastest Train

Rabat - Morocco inaugurated on Thursday Africa's fastest train which will halve travelling time between the commercial and industrial hubs of Casablanca and Tangier.After...

Abe Becomes First Japanese PM To Visit Darwin Since WW2 Bombing

SYDNEY - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday became Japan's first leader to visit the Australian city of Darwin since it was bombed by...
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Mauritania On The Verge Of Historic Afcon Qualification

Mauritania, who have never qualified for the Africa Cup of Nations, are among the 15 countries who could secure places at the 2019 tournament...
Murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Khashoggi Murder: Saudi Prosecutor Demands Death Penalty

Saudi Arabia's chief prosecutor on Thursday demanded the death penalty for five people charged with involvement in the killing of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi,...
Suella Braverman.

Brexit: Third UK Minister Resigns Over Draft Deal

Junior Brexit minister Suella Braverman became the third British government minister to resign on Thursday in protest at a draft withdrawal agreement with Brussels.Braverman said...
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Africa's Fastest Train

Africa Top10 Business News

Morocco Inaugurates Africa's Fastest TrainThe train will halve travelling time between the commercial and industrial hubs of Casablanca and Tangier to two hours. King Mohammed...

Union Threatens Nationwide Dis-Chem Shutdown Over Wage Dispute

The National Union of Public Service and Allied Workers (Nupsaw) has threatened to shut down operations at Dis-Chem pharmacies, on Friday, nationwide.Workers belonging to...
Budgeting For January

Budgeting For January

January for most households is a long, painful slog as the financial hangover from December starts to kick in.A tradition of overspending and ingrained...
Buying A Holiday Home

Useful Advice When Buying A Holiday Home – Prioritise Your Own Family’s Needs

The stresses of work, city living and simply the ongoing ‘daily grind’ sees many people looking to realise their dream of owning a holiday...
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Facebook Launches New Tools To Assist Young Professionals In SA

Facebook has unveiled new tools and resources to help youth, professionals and entrepreneurs in South Africa access career opportunities, the social networking site announced...
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10% Of Discovery Bank To Be Owned By Black Depositors

Discovery, a financial services group, has thrown its hat into South Africa's competitive banking sector; with plans to open a bank to the public...
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Significant Fuel Price Drop Expected For December

The Automobile Association announced on Thursday that, based on current data, SA motorists could expect ‘massive drops’ in the prices of petrol and diesel...

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Cokanasiga Gets England Debut As Jones Makes 11 Changes For Japan

Bath powerhouse wing Joe Cokanasiga was handed an England debut on his 21st birthday as...
Franck Ribery

Ribery Apologises In Video Message For Reportedly Slapping TV Pundit

Former France international Franck Ribery on Thursday issued a public apology to French television pundit...
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Calgary 2026 Olympic Bid In Peril After Public Say ‘No’

Calgary's bid to stage the 2026 Winter Olympics suffered a crushing blow on Tuesday as...
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England All Out For 285 In Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan spinners combined to bowl out England for 285 after the tourists' new number...
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Kevin Anderson Thrashes Kei Nishokori At Atp Finals

Kevin Anderson handed Japan’s Kei Nishikori a humiliating 6-0 6-1 thrashing at the ATP Finals...
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Boks Enjoy Return Of Winning Feeling After Recent Setbacks

After two narrow defeats, South Africa were able to reverse their fortunes and snatch a...
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Erasmus Applauds South Africa’s Attitude

South Africa coach Rassie Erasmus said on Saturday, he was impressed by side's attitude to...
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Anderson Outmuscles Thiem

Kevin Anderson overpowered Dominic Thiem 6-3, 7-6 (12/10) to win his ATP Finals opener on...
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Westwood Claims First European Tour Title Since 2014

Former world number one Lee Westwood snatched his first European Tour title in over four...
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Pickford Heroics Leave Chelsea Frustrated

Chelsea missed a chance to keep pace with their title rivals as Everton held on...
An alleged UFO sighting in the sky from an airplane.

British Airways Crew Claims To Have Seen UFO

The confused person on the radio was not someone typically associated with dodgy reports of extraterrestrial interaction. There were no claims that large-eyed green men crossed the cosmos to turn livestock inside out or...
Mysteries Of Fall

The 12 Biggest ‘Little’ Mysteries Of Fall — Solved!

Fall Mysteries Solved'Tis the season of colorful leaves, mulled cider and — dare we say it? — pumpkin spice. Fall spans from the autumn equinox, when the sun is directly over the equator and the...
Down Syndrome Model Shumeez Scott

CT Down Syndrome Model Bags Contract With Ace Models

She's making a name for herself one win at a time. Shumeez Scott - remember the name.An aspiring supermodel from Cape Town, the 18 year old was recently presented an elusive lifetime contract with Ace...

Stogie T On ‘No Beef’ With Cassper Nyovest, Drops Killer Bars On #Sway

South African hip-hop star Stogie T has cleared the air surrounding his feud with Cassper Nyovest, and also dropped some serious bars on "Sway in the Morning".During an interview with Sway Calloway in the...
Kim Porter

Diddy’s Ex, Kim Porter, Found Dead

Diddy's ex-girlfriend, Kim Porter, has been found dead at her Los Angeles home.The model-and-actress - who had sons Christian, 20, and twins Jessie James and D'Lila, 12, with the 'I'll Be Missing You' hitmaker,...
Lady Gaga performing.

Lady Gaga Snuck Into Cinema To Watch ‘A Star Is Born’

Lady Gaga has revealed she dressed in disguise to go and see A Star Is Born in a public cinema, but she had to leave because she got so emotional.The Million Reasons hitmaker stars as Ally alongside Bradley...
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Parenting Styles In Africa

Traditional parenting styles in Africa stress the importance of tradition and an emphasis on parental care, attention, and love. In many African countries, such as Nigeria, predominant parenting styles fall some way between ‘tough...
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How To Have A Good Conversation

When your job hinges on how well you talk to people, you learn a lot about how to have great conversations – and most of us don’t converse very well. A great conversation requires...
Espresso, delicious coffee originally from Italy, nowadays made with an espresso machine

Espresso – Doppio, Ristretto, Lungo – Deliciousness From Italy

Original article published at TasteAtlasEspresso is both the name of a coffee beverage and the method of brewing coffee that originated in Italy.Nowadays it is prepared worldwide with the espresso machine - invented in Turin...
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For That Bucket-list Holiday, Visit…Your Own Country

For many South Africans the opportunity to travel means visiting another country, usually on another continent. And so those with the means to do so will have places like London, Bali, New York and...
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Places To Explore In Central Africa

Central Africa is an area that is filled to the brim with societies and cultures that influence fashion, music and culture not just within the continent but also around the world.Countries like Gabon, Congo,...
Cape Town International Trail Running

Cape Town Now An International Trail Running Mecca For...

Now in its fifth year, Ultra-trail Cape Town (UTCT) has established itself as a bucket list race for ultra distance trail runners, not only locally but now internationally. The event has grown from one...
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Torpedo SwimRun Is On Sunday 18 November: Athletes To Watch

Sunday 18 November sees the third edition of the Torpedo SwimRun Cape take place, with 16km of racing along the Cape Town Atlantic coastline...
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Have You Ever Seen A Pangolin?

Despite the fact that the African pangolin has been around for over 40 million years, chances are you’ve probably never seen one and perhaps...
New Chateau Del Rei

New Chateau Del Rei – Easy Drinking Bubbly In A Can...

Embrace instant celebration with the fabulous flair of new Chateau Del Rei, the naturally sweet sparkling wine, conveniently packaged in a can for any...
Days Of Activism

SA Needs A ‘365 Days Of Activism’ Campaign; Not Just 16...

The safety of South Africa’s women and children is an important issue which should enjoy attention and focused action all year long, not just...
Clavon Leonard

New York Designer Clavon Leonard Set To Launch In South Africa

A celebration of the launch of Clavon Leonards Fashion and Clavon Model Management South Africa is set to take precedence come the 17th of...
Keolebogile (Lebo) Sebogodi

CSIR Student Researcher Reaches For The Stars

Keolebogile (Lebo) Sebogodi is one of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) researchers who are making inroads into the challenge of creating...
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FTS Makes Safety Simpler, Accessible And Affordable

According to Pantelis Patric Eleftheriou, Managing Director of FTS Safety Group, despite the fact that the Occupational Health and Safety Act (1993) and Construction...
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Summer Fun Run For The Whole Family

An occasion the whole family can enjoy is the underlying theme of the SPAR Daily Dispatch Summer Fun Run, which takes place in East...
SA Tops Cyber Bullying

SA Tops Cyber Bullying Stats Across 28 Countries

South Africa has the highest prevalence of cyber bullying, with a quarter of parents reporting that their child had been cyber bullied.  This is...

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