Alexandra family now hopeful after creche teacher charged with attempted murder

The family of a two-year-old Alex burn victim on Thursday said they had renewed hope that justice would be served after the teacher accused of pouring boiling water over their son was now facing an attempted murder charge. The teacher – who has not yet pleaded – briefly appeared in the Alexandra Magistrates Court on […]

Cape Town doctors hopeful after receiving COVID-19 vaccine

Private GPs in the Western Cape are excited now that they’ve received the COVID-19 vaccine. Over 1,200 health workers had been inoculated in the province by Sunday. About 500 private health workers were inoculated at Grootte Schuur Hospital and Tygerberg Hospital on Sunday. This weekend and next weekend have been set aside for the private […]

Spice Girls still hopeful that Victoria Beckham will join them on tour

Mel C has revealed that she and the other Spice Girls are still hopeful Victoria Beckham will eventually join them on tour. Although fashion designer Victoria, 46, opted not to take part in the band’s UK and Ireland tour last year, Mel C, 46, is still hopeful that Victoria will rejoin the group – which also features, Mel […]

Solskjaer hopeful Rashford could face Liverpool after injury in Man Utd win

Manchester United will do “everything” to ensure Marcus Rashford is fit to face Premier League leaders Liverpool on Sunday, manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said. Rashford came on in United’s 1-0 FA Cup third-round replay win over Wolves at Old Trafford, but he lasted only 16 minutes before being replaced having sustained a blow to the […]

Former Backstage actor Sibusiso Radebe and his family were hopeful about the future

Seasoned actor Sibusiso Radebe‘s family were hopeful he would beat cancer, but tragedy struck last week. The star died on Thursday after being admitted to Johannesburg’s Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital with a cold on Wednesday. Sibusiso’s cousin, Nomagugu Simelane-Zulu, told TshisaLIVE that at the time of his death, the star’s mom was by his side. […]

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Friends hopeful missing UCT student will return home unharmed

Loved ones of a missing UCT student are frantically searching for her. Uyinene Mrwetyana (19) was last seen at the weekend. South Africans have been rallying on social media, hoping for her safe return. According to the police, Mrwetyana was last seen on Saturday afternoon in the Claremont area on her way to the Post […]

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Residents hopeful for upgrade after fire at Sophiatown police flats

The fire that broke out at the police flats in Sophiatown, Johannesburg, has been extinguished on Saturday afternoon. The local residents association says it’s still unclear what caused the fire but they are hopeful the incident will push authorities to upgrade the building. The fire was contained after it started on the second floor in […]

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Liverpool vs Barcelona – Firmino OUT, Salah Hopeful

Liverpool are optimistic Mo Salah will be fit to face Barcelona on Tuesday after suffering a head injury against Newcastle, but fellow forward Roberto Firmino will miss the game. Salah left on a stretcher after an aerial collision with Magpies keeper Martin Dubravka during the 3-2 win. The Reds need to overturn a 3-0 Champions League […]