ANCWL congratulates WC High Court for clearing Bongani Bongo of corruption

The African National Congress Women’s League (ANCWL)’s has congratulated the Western Cape High Court just hours after it cleared Bongani Bongo for corruption. ANCWL’s president Bathabile Dlamini during its post-national executive committee meeting on Thursday morning hailed the judgment, calling on other courts to follow the footsteps of the Western Cape High Court. The women’s […]

Hawks seize over R200k worth of heroin from Teddy Mafia’s storage facility

Over R200k worth of heroin has been seized at alleged drug kingpin Teddy Mafia’s storage facility in Shallcross. Yaganathan Pillay, known as Teddy Mafia, was shot dead in his Shallcross home on January 4. His alleged killers were thereafter beheaded and burnt in full view of the community. At the time KZN SAPS spokesperson, Brigadier […]

Video: Hailstorm wreaks havoc in Gauteng, severe storm warning issued

The South African Weather Service (SAWS) has issued a Level 2 weather warning in Gauteng and Mpumalanga as hailstorms batter the provinces. A watch for severe thunderstorms has been issued over the northwestern parts of Mpumalanga. Hail, heavy downpours, and strong winds are expected in the province on Friday. Severe thunderstorms are also expected to […]

Thuli Phongolo’s N#de pic Break The Internet

Whenever actress Thuli Phongolo shares a snap showing off some skin, the internet loses its mind. A few hours ago, she dropped a new image on her IG which has everyone talking. The former Generations actress has been linked t Duduzane Zuma. For anyone who doesn’t know, Duduzane currently lives in Dubai and fans think […]

2nd batch of Johnson and Johnson vaccines arrives in SA – Pictures

The second batch of 80,000 Johnson & Johnson (J&J) Covid-19 vaccine arrived at the OR Tambo International Airport on Saturday Morning. A South African Airways (SAA) flight left for Belgium to collect the batch on Thursday. South Africa’s second tranche of Johnson&Johnson #COVID19 vaccines have touched down at OR Tambo Int! It comes as the […]

KZN Municipalities pay back millions to Eskom

Mthonjaneni Local Municipality has been commended for settling its R6.9 million debt with Eskom, thereby averting the interruption of electricity supply to communities. The King Cetshwayo District municipality is among three in the province to have settled money owed to the power utility. eDumbe Municipality paid its outstanding R6.2 million, and Abaqulusi R36.1 million. KZN […]

Video: Hippo causes traffic jam in Richards Bay

Traffic was brought to a standstill on Thursday afternoon as motorists on the John Ross enjoyed a bit of game viewing. The hippo was grazing alongside the highway, in the vicinity of the Medway intersection, shortly after lunchtime. While it has become the norm for motorists to stop, exit their vehicles and attempt a close-up […]


MEDIA STATEMENT   To: Editors & Health Journalists Issued by: Department of Health Date: Saturday, 27 February 2021   SOUTH AFRICA REACHES ITS FIRST VACCINATION MILESTONE EARLY   South Africa is rapidly and successfully rolling out delivery of the early access JnJ vaccine to healthcare workers through the Sisonke Programme. Within just over one week, […]

Pictures: Illegal mining damages Main Reef Road

Exclusive pictures of Main Reef Road show a bird’s-eye view of further damage illegal miners are causing to the road. This stretch of road has been closed since November following the development of another sinkhole. Illegal miners have taken advantage of its closure and the road and surrounding area are being excavated at an alarming […]

Julius Malema drops R1m damages claim against ex-EFF MP who claimed he benefited from VBS loot – report

EFF leader Julius Malema has reportedly dropped his R1 million defamation case against former party MP Thembinkosi Rawula, who claimed in a Facebook post in 2019 that Malema had confessed to receiving money from the looted VBS Mutual Bank, a local publication reported on Friday. However, Malema maintains that Rawula’s allegations are false and defamatory. […]