Bheki Cele plans to rehire old cops as department faces budget cuts

Police minister Bheki Cele says that his department plans to re-enlist trained and skilled officers who have left the South African Police Service (SAPS) honourably to replace officers that have left over the last year. This was confirmed by the minister in a recent written parliamentary Q&A following in response to questions from the EFF. […]

IEC plans one voter registration weekend due to budget cuts

Budget cuts have compelled the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) to hold one voter registration weekend instead of two ahead of the municipal elections to be held between August and November. This was revealed by chief electoral commissioner Sy Mamabolo when he briefed the co-operative governance and traditional affairs portfolio committee on Tuesday night. We all […]

Pearl Thusi reveals her wedding plans

Pearl Thusi hasn’t given up on being married to the love of her life, as she desires having a wedding celebration. The actress shared videos of herself listening to late Lucky Dube songs and she seems really excited as she sang along. In the video shared on her Instagram stories, Pearl revealed that Lucky Dube must […]

WC health department plans to help tighten province’s liquor laws

The provincial department of health is working with community safety organizations and the department of the premier to tighten the Western Cape’s liquor licence laws. The move by the health department has partly been spurred by their findings that although Covid-19 hospitalizations have continued to decline, there has been an increase in trauma cases that […]

Ntsiki Mazwai plans a road trip with her fans

Ntsiki Mazwai has put smile on the faces of so many following her recent announcement on social media. Taking to Twitter, the star revealed that she was planning a road trip and wanted her fans to come along for the ride. The trip will be from Johannesburg through to Pretoria and then to Mpumalanga. During this […]

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s family shelve plans for third anniversary commemoration

Out of respect to all front-line workers involved in the fight against Covid-19, the family of late ANC Struggle stalwart, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, says it will not host any extravagant celebration to commemorate her life. One of Madikizela-Mandela’s daughters, Zenani Mandela-Dlamini, South Africa’s ambassador to the Republic of South Korea, said the family had received numerous […]

Cape Town police and law enforcement grilled over plans to tackle gang violence

Police and municipal law enforcement have been asked to explain how they were tackling gang violence in Cape Town. Senior officials on Wednesday briefed the Western Cape Legislature’s Standing Committee on Community Safety. There’s growing concern over the impact of gang warfare on communities after 10 people were killed in Mfuleni, while five people – […]

Norma Mngoma plans to sue Hawks

Norma Mngoma plans to sue the Hawks. She says she feels vindicated now that charges against her have been dropped. Mngoma maintains her prosecution was orchestrated by her estranged husband, former minister Malusi Gigaba. She says this was to gain access to her devices and delete information about him and his alleged role in State […]

Khloe Kardashian admits pandemic has delayed plans to have more kids

Reality star Khloe Kardashian reveals how the pandemic has “delayed” her and Tristan Thompson’s plans to have more children. The 36-year-old star and her 29-year-old partner Tristan Thompson – who already have two-year-old daughter True together – have been open about wanting to have more kids, but the coronavirus health crisis has forced them to […]

Mayor Bhanga plans legal challenge to reverse change of PE name to Gqeberha

Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa’s controversial renaming of the historic Port Elizabeth to Gqeberha has united residents across race and political divides in opposition to the move. Leading the charge is Nelson Mandela Bay executive mayor Nqaba Bhanga, with a petition calling for the reversal of the decision gathering momentum. Already, more than 40 […]