NGO wants owner held criminally liable after 2-year-old boy burned at Alex creche

Non-governmental organization (NGO) Women and Men Against Child Abuse called for the owner of an illegal Alexandra creche to be held criminally liable for negligence after a two-year-old boy was burned with boiling water. The toddler’s teacher was suspended after the child sustained severe burns to his buttocks and legs in January. She was formally […]

KZN teenager sentenced to 15 years in jail for raping 12-year-old boy

A KZN teenager who raped a 12-year-old boy has been jailed for15 years. Sifiso Nkatha, 18, was convicted and sentenced in the Durban Regional Court this week. Police said the incident took place on June 19, 2018. The victim was playing with his friends when he was called by the accused, who was 15-years-old at […]

Gauteng school boy commits suicide after girlfriend refuses to have s.e.x with him in class

A 17-year-old boy killed himself after a quarrel about s.e.x with his girlfriend. The unfortunate incident happened in Hammanskraal at the Domanican School for the Deaf on Wednesday, 31 March. According to Gauteng education spokesman Steve Mabona, the pupil hung himself after a love quarrel with a 17-year-old girl pupil from the same school. “The […]

Emotional moments at Rhulani Macheka’s funeral, the 9-year-old boy who was killed by concrete pillars

The grieving parents of a boy killed by concrete pillars on 17 March are still waiting for the person responsible for the place where their son died to come and say sorry. Rhulani Macheka (9) from Winterveldt north of Tshwane was buried on Saturday at Paradise Cemetery in Winterveldt. The family and siblings cried uncontrollably […]

13-year-old boy drowns at Durban’s North Beach, 4 others hospitalised

A 13-year-old boy has died and four others hospitalised following a drowning incident on North Beach in Durban on Saturday afternoon. According to ER24, paramedics arrived on the scene at 12h20 to find the lifeguards providing CPR to a young boy while other lifeguards were treating two girls, aged 8 and 13. Medics immediately took […]

Cape Town baker steps away from buns to help woman deliver baby boy

A Cape Town croissant baker had to switch off the stove and put on her midwife cap when she had to help a mother in distress deliver her baby inside her car on Friday morning. According to the 23-year-old baker, Sam van Staden, it was around 07:30 while she was baking, when her manager called […]

2-year-old Boy who dances like Cassper Nyovest impresses Mzansi – Video

A two-year-old boy sends Mzansi into a frenzy as he imitates his favourite artist Cassper Nyovest in a video that goes viral. You must have caught wind of the video of a cute boy dancing like Cassper Nyovest that went viral on social media recently. My son’s obsession with @casspernyovest is so cute @kaboentlemaruping on […]

EC teen sentenced to 20 years in prison for raping a boy and girl

An Eastern Cape teenager was sentenced to 20 years in prison for raping a nine-year-old boy and a 16-year-old girl in separate incidents in Port Elizabeth. On Thursday, the 17-year-old boy was sentenced to 20 years imprisonment in the Port Elizabeth Regional Court for two counts of rape which took place in September 2019 and […]

I would ask my mom if I could be a boy someday – Elliot Page

Oscar-nominated actor Elliot Page opened up for the first time in a recent interview after publicly coming out as transgender in December 2020. In the interview, Page said that he wants to use his “privilege” and “platform” to help others in the transgender community. As per People magazine, in his first interview since publicly coming […]

Burna Boy wins Best Global Music Album at the 2021 GRAMMY Awards

Burna Boy bags his first GRAMMYs win minutes after Wizkid was also announced the winner of Best Music Video with Brown Skin Girl. African Giant won the Global Music Album category with his 2020 project, titled, Twice As Tall. Fans across the globe have taken to all social media platforms celebrating this huge win. Burna Boy who […]