Wed, 12 December, 2018
SA-Rwanda Relations
The normalisation of diplomatic relations between Rwanda and South Africa are again under discussion following the recent incident where South African Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Lindiwe Sisulu was called a "prostitute" by a pro-government website.South African Ambassador to Rwanda, George Twala, has also reportedly been called to SA to report on developments which saw an ugly public spat centred around Sisulu and exiled former Rwanda army chief General Faustin Kayumba Nyamwasa in...
Pule Mabe

Mabe: I Would Never Violate A Woman

African National Congress (ANC) national spokesperson Pule Mabe says he would never violate a woman.On...
Sygnia CEO Magda Wierzycka.

Sygnia CEO Wierzycka Charged With Attempted Extortion

AEEI and its CEO Khalid Abdulla on Tuesday laid a charge of attempted extortion against...
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VBS Saga: ANC Limpopo Treasurer General Personally Benefited From Looting

New evidence before the high court shows how ANC Limpopo treasurer general Danny Msiza personally...
Mortimer Saunders in Court.

Courtney Pieters Murderer Gets Two Life Sentences

The Western Cape High Court has sentenced Mortimer Saunders to two life sentences for the...
President Cyril Ramaphosa addressing local government at the Salga conference.

Ramaphosa Tells Municipalities To ‘Stop Making New Plans And Fix What You Have’

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Tuesday told representatives of local government to stop producing “grand plans...
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VBS Saga: Vhembe District Mayor Radzilani Resigns

Vhembe district mayor Florence Radzilani has resigned with immediate effect over the VBS saga."I therefore...
ANC spokesperson Pule Mabe.

ANC Youth League Branches Join Calls For Mabe To Step Down

ANC Youth League branches from Alexandra, Midrand, Klipfontein and Modderfontein have joined calls for ANC...
Pastor Timothy Omotoso.

Omotoso’s Legal Team Prepares To Go To Constitutional Court

Pastor Timothy Omotoso's legal team say they are preparing to approach the Constitutional Court, after...
Dr Venicia McGhie

How Dr Venicia McGhie Went From Domestic Worker To UWC Professor

Cape Town - Dr Venicia McGhie’s life story continues to inspire.From humble beginnings as a...
French President Emmanuel Macron.

Macron Unveils Measures To Curb Yellow Vest Protest

Embattled French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday announced a series of financial measures seeking to defuse the "yellow vest" revolt that has triggered violent...
Kgalema Motlanthe.

Motlanthe Offers Help To End Zimbabwe’s Political Impasse

Former president Kgalema Motlanthe - who headed the post election violence probe in Zimbabwe - has reportedly offered to mediate between President Emmerson Mnangagwa...
US President Donald Trump.

‘US Democracy Under Threat With Trump’ Say Ex-Senators

Forty-four former US Senators from both major US parties warned Monday of threats to US democracy under President Donald Trump, and a "constitutional crisis"...
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Superbug Diagnosed By 39 Babies In Romanian Maternity Hospital

The number of babies diagnosed with a drug-resistant superbug at a maternity hospital in Romania's capital has risen to 39, authorities said on Monday.Raluca...

Nuns Steal R7m For Las Vegas Trips, Church Refuses To Pursue Charges

California - An old check allegedly exposed decades of lies.For nearly 28 years, Sister Mary Margaret Kreuper was the principal at St. James Catholic...
Congolese Doctor 'Miracle' Mukwege.

Congolese Doctor Mukwege Heals Injuries Of Sexual Violence Victims

In the Democratic Republic of Congo, they call him "Doctor Miracle" for his surgical skill and dedication in helping women overcome the injuries and...
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Egypt’s Knee-jerk Reaction to a Simmering ProblemEgyptian authorities restricted the sale of yellow reflective vests amid fears opponents might attempt to copy French gilets...
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How To Stretch Your Festive Budget

We all dream of the festive season being a magical time – although sometimes that magic seems to run out early as our wallets...
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Africa To Turn To Solar Energy For Power

Energy poverty in Africa is estimated to cost the continent between 2 and 4 percent of gross domestic product a year.This is according to...
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The 7R Theory Of Creating Wealth

The theory is about making money work for us instead of us working for money. The idea is about creating wealth flow through PASSIVE...
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Advocate Sam Muofhe On The Impact Of The Zondo Commission On SA

South Africa has been gripped by the events that have been unfolding in the past few months coming out of the State of Capture...
Port Elizabeth

Up-And-Coming Suburbs Of Port Elizabeth Tick All The Boxes For Young Home Buyers

With affordability and value for money key criteria for today’s younger generation of home buyers, the up-and-coming areas of Pinelands, Parsons Vlei, Salisbury Park,...

SA Needs To Bail Out Eskom, Says Former Eskom Adviser Rothschild

JOHANNESBURG - The South African government needs to “bite the bullet” and bail out struggling state-run power firm Eskom, which has asked for R100...

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‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Now Most Streamed 20th Century Song

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