NTA demands govt pay out R1.8 billion promised to industry within 10 days

The National Taxi Alliance (NTA) on Saturday said it wants the government to pay out the R1.8 billion promised to the industry within 10 days. Earlier this year, the Transport Department made a commitment to provide the money to the industry in an attempt to mitigate the impact of COVID-19. The NTA claims that the […]

EC police officer convicted for girlfriend’s murder sentenced to 10 years in jail

An Eastern Cape police constable on Thursday was sentenced to 10 years in prison for murdering his girlfriend. The Butterworth Circuit Court also declared Detective Makazukiswe Sigonya unfit to possess a firearm. The official was convicted in September. He assaulted the woman in July 2016 before taking her to the hospital where she later died. […]

KZN man who had child p0rn images of babies sentenced to 10 years in jail

A KZN convicted s.e.x offender who pleaded guilty to having over 400 images of child p0rn0graphy in his phone was sentenced to 10 years behind bars. Jacobus Pieter De Wet, 43, was sentenced in the KwaDukuza Regional Court. His name was added to the National Register of S.e.x Offenders. NPA spokesperson, Natasha Ramkisson-Kara said De […]

Ben 10 in tears after sugar mama denies marrying him, she only wants his big pen!s

He is 28 years old and his girlfriend is 38. And he tries hard to satisfy her, but he claims she doesn’t respect him and tells him she’s only with him for his 4-5. The Ben 10 even wanted to marry his sugar mama, but she doesn’t want to. Ishmael Njinga from Tembisa in Ekurhuleni […]

Rape survivor Andy Kawa still seeking justice, 10 years after harrowing ordeal

Businesswoman and rape survivor Andy Kawa is taking on the system. In her new book, Kwanele: Enough! she lays bare the details of the summer’s day that changed her life and the hard road she was forced to travel to get justice for her attack. Kawa and her legal representatives are hoping to take her […]


MEDIA STATEMENT To: Editors & Health Journalists Issued by: Department of Health Date: Thursday, 08 October 2020 WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY COMMEMORATION – 10 OCTOBER 2020 Pretoria: As the country joins the rest of the global community in commemorating the World Mental Health Day on 10 October under the theme “Mental Health for all: Greater […]

Idols SA top 10 revealed – Here is the list

SA Idols live show had an audience on Sunday. This after a none-audience show for two weeks because of the COVID 19 regulations. Families of the top 16 contestants were wearing their masks and practicing social distancing while enjoying the show. Master KG and Noncebo opened the show with the biggest song in the world, […]

Minister Mbalula called to consider changing driver’s license renewal process from 5 to 10 years

The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) has called on Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula to consider changing the driver’s license (DL) renewal process from 5 to 10 years. Outa’s public governance division, portfolio manager Dominique Msibi explained in a statement on Wednesday that changing the renewal process would save consumers and government time and money. “We […]

Grades 10 and 11 exams eased due to Covid-19 disruptions, Education Department confirms

Grade 10 and Grade 11 pass requirements for this year have been eased as schools grapple with the impact of Covid-19. Basic Education Department director-general Mathanzima Mweli has directed schools to set tests for these critical grades, a move that effectively cancels common paper examinations this year. “No common examinations/tests to be administered in Grades […]

Bonang Matheba adopts Zodwa Wabantu’s style, gets herself a Ben 10

Just like Zodwa WaBantu, Bonang Matheba has decided to get herself a Ben 10 and change his life. This came to light all in good humour when a fan frankly asked if he could be the Queen’s Ben 10 and she so graciously responded in the affirmative. “queen, can I be your ben 10?” Bonang […]