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Phiyega’s suspension leaves many questions unanswered!

Phiyega’s suspension leaves many questions unanswered!

President Jacob Zuma caught Phiyega off-guard on Wednesday while she was directing her senior management team to answer MPs’ questions about the SAPS’s performance, including why more than 7 000 dockets in the Free State were closed. An assistant bent down to chat to her just after 4pm. Phiyega closed her notebook and took her […]

Investigations to reveal what led to the collapse of scaffolding!

Investigations to reveal what led to the collapse of scaffolding!

The unfortunate incident happened as temporary bridge collapsed over the M1 in Sandton, where scaffolding caved in passing cars, killing three people and injuring 22, according to latest reports. Last night Johannesburg Mayor Parks Tau, transport MEC Ismael Vadi and other leaders met with the Murry and Roberts Construction senior personnel to find out the […]

Former SAFA senior member suspended by FIFA!

Former SAFA senior member suspended by FIFA!

Kika, then the association’s head of national teams, was among five SAFA officials suspended in December 2012 after they were mentioned in a match-fixing report. But their suspensions were reversed and they were reinstated a month later. Now, after an investigation lasting almost a year, Kika has been banned by FIFA’s Independent Ethics Committee. A […]

BEE is an unfunny joke- a farce!

BEE is an unfunny joke- a farce!

It is almost as if this is some get-rich-quick scheme for the well-connected alone. Do I therefore feel it ought to be done away with? Perhaps. This is not to say I do not acknowledge that racial oppression and exploitation has given rise to inequalities we as a nation face today. I accept that because […]

Communications Minister to face the wrath of ANC!

Communications Minister to face the wrath of ANC!

Following the above remark his bosses at Luthuli House are having none of it. According to the press statement sent, Muthambi had no mandate to talk about decisions taken at the ANC’s recent national general council, where the policy on digital migration was discussed. In a statement signed by ANC communications subcommittee chairperson Jackson Mthembu, […]

What does Bloodhound and Castrol have in common?

What does Bloodhound and Castrol have in common?

Yes, in 2016 you will get a chance to see the Bloodhound Project take off from your door-step. ‘Hakskeen’ is an Afrikaans word meaning heel and Northern Cape at Hakskeen Pan will be the host venue. Castrol as a global headline sponsor of the Bloodhound Project that is preparing to set a World Land Speed […]

Saadiq added to the list for BET Experience!

Saadiq added to the list for BET Experience!

It goes down at TicketPro Dome, December 12. Saadiq, appearing for the first time ever in Africa, will perform during the gala concert at the BET Experience Africa, a spectacular global celebration of urban culture, music and lifestyle, from entertainment channel BET (DStv channel 129). Book now to celebrate the many rich and varied faces […]

‘Wits must fall’ read messages from angry students!

‘Wits must fall’ read messages from angry students!

Fees are expected to go up by 10.5 percent from next year due to declining government subsidies, but the students will have none of it, saying the “exorbitant” increase excludes working class students from the chance of getting a higher education. They blocked cars trying to enter the university from 6am, disrupted classes, opened lecture […]

TV actor dies!

TV actor dies!

The news of the passing of the legendary Muvhango actor, who played Vho-Mushasha in the SABC2 soapie, was announced by the daily telenovela via a Facebook post on Tuesday. “Good Morning viewers. Its with great sadness that we announce the passing of Mr Sammy Moeti who used to play Vho-Mushasha,” Muvhango posted on Facebook. “A […]

Head of Sport in GP suspended!

Head of Sport in GP suspended!

Namhla Siqaza has been put on precautionary suspension.This was confirmed by the statement from Office of the Premier David Makhura, today. The precautionary suspension has to do with allegations of improper conduct by Siqaza, who is head of the provincial Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation in Gauteng. “The Premier views the allegations made against Siqaza […]