Kendrick Lamar

Mzansi still shook over that Gigaba and Kendrick Lamar moment

When President Cyril Ramaphosa quoted Hugh Masekela's song, Thuma Mina (Send Me) in his maiden state of the nation address, the clip went viral and was considered by many as a unifier among South Africans. And it seems Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba ...

Budget speech 2018

2018 budget speech in a nutshell

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba's Budget Speech has seen him make “difficult decisions” to address a revenue shortfall and to fund free higher education. An increase in value-added tax (VAT), fuel levy and a higher estate duty tax are just some of the ...

Manchester United

De Gea stars as Manchester United settle for Sevilla draw

SEVILLA, Spain - David de Gea deflected the attention away from Paul Pogba with another spectacular display of goalkeeping as Manchester United came away from their Champions League last 16, first leg against Sevilla in Spain with a 0-0 draw on ...

Billy Graham

US evangelist Billy Graham dies at 99

Graham became the de facto White House chaplain to several US presidents, most famously Richard Nixon. He also met with scores of world leaders and was the first noted evangelist to take his message behind the Iron Curtain. “He was probably the ...

SA vs India

South Africa vs India 2nd T20I: SA equalises with 6-wicket win

South Africa opted to bowl against India in the second T20 International in Centurion on Wednesday. India made one change to their side with Jasprit Bumrah being rested due to some abdominal stiffness while Shardul Thakur is set to make his debut in ...


Free State Stars snatch draw against Sundowns

The positive for Sundowns, apart from stretching their lead, was that life without Khama Billiat might not be that bad with Gaston Sirino slowly becoming the Tshwane side's livewire. Sirino turned on the magic that put defenders under a spell even ...

South Africa National Cricket Team

Temba Bavuma joins Coca-Cola T20 Challenge to cast spotlight on future heroes

Michelle Cloete, marketing manager, Coca-Cola South Africa said, “Coca-Cola has been a proud sponsor of the Coca-Cola Schools T20 Challenge for the past five years. The tournament is where heroes are made, and this year we look forward to taking it to ...

Budget Speech 2018 Date

VAT increased to 15%

National Treasury expects the hike, which will take effect on April 1 2018, to raise the lion's share (R22.9 billion) of the R36 billion in additional taxes it hopes to collect in 2018/19 to stabilise the country's fiscal situation. “We have not ...

Bayern Munich

UEFA Champions League Report: Bayern Munich v Besiktas 20 February 2018

Bayern Munich showed their class against Besiktas as they registered a 5-0 win in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League last 16 tie. The Bavarians threatened early on in the first half, with Thomas Muller and Kingsley Coman going close in the ...

Mark Jakins

Mark Jakins: I quit Primedia Broadcasting in best interest of company, staff

JOHANNESBURG – Former Primedia Broadcasting senior executive Mark Jakins says he resigned from his position following sexual harassment allegations because he believed that it would be in the best interest of the company and employees. Jakins released ...

Real Madrid C.f.

Leganes 1-3 Real Madrid live score and goal updates as Lucas Vazquez, Casemiro ...

Real Madrid will look to take third place in La Liga as they face Leganes this evening. The champions have a game in-hand following their winter Club World Cup exploits. Zinedine Zidane's men have a lot of ground to make up with their title defence ...

Edith Benson Children's Home

Three-year-old hailed as hero after Durban children's home blaze

The children and 12 child and youth care workers who were with the children‚ were evacuated before firefighters tried to bring the blaze under control. The fire spread to other cottages and destroyed the kitchen‚ lounge‚ and dining and play areas. The ...

Ngcobo police station

Prayer service held at Ngcobo police station after massacre

East London - As the rain poured in Ngcobo, devastated police officers, government officials and residents prayed outside the Ngcobo police station after pathologists removed four bodies - that of three police officers and a soldier. Provincial police ...

Comic Con South Africa

Comic Con Africa – Ticket prices and exhibitor details

Tickets for Comic Con Africa will be R120 per person for a day pass, with discounts available on passes for the whole weekend. This is according to MD for Reed Exhibitions Africa, Carol Weaving. Reed Exhibitions, the company behind New York Comic Con ...

Sylvester Stallone Alive

Sylvester Stallone says he is alive and well, amid online claims he was dead ...

LOS ANGELES (WASHINGTON POST) - Sylvester Stallone is alive. The actor and his brother took to social media on Monday to reassure the world of this fact after a hoax began circulating on Facebook and Twitter that claimed the actor had died at the age ...

Chelsea vs Barcelona

UEFA Champions League Report: Chelsea v FC Barcelona 20 February 2018

Lionel Messi netted his first goal against Chelsea to earn FC Barcelona a 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge in their UEFA Champions League last 16 first-leg tie on Tuesday. Click through the gallery to all highlights of the clash. The Blues left out January ...

Budget speech 2018

2018 budget speech in a nutshell

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba's Budget Speech has seen him make “difficult decisions” to address a revenue shortfall and to fund free higher education. An increase in value-added tax (VAT), fuel levy and a higher estate duty tax are just some of the ...

Man City

Ten-man Man City sunk by third-tier Wigan in Cup shock

LONDON - Manchester City were sensationally knocked out of the FA Cup on Monday by third-tier Wigan Athletic who beat the 10-man Premier League leaders 1-0 in a stunning fifth round upset with a late goal by their talisman Will Grigg. On a magical ...

Blac Chyna

Blac Chyna sex tape video leaked online

Blac Chyna is calling in police after a sex tape she features in was leaked online. The 'Rob & Chyna' star - who has children King Cairo, five, with former partner Tyga, and Dream, 14 months, with ex-fiance Rob Kardashian - is shown performing oral sex ...


Five epic Rihanna clap backs in honour of her 30th birthday

While Rihanna is celebrated for her endless pop music hits, she is also known for being the queen of petty. The 'Bad Gal RiRi' — as she is known on Instagram — is one a very few international celebrities who speaks her mind and never backs down from ...