• ewn.co.za

    Duduzane Zuma back in Dubai with pregnant wife, says lawyer

    PRETORIA - Duduzane Zuma’s attorney has confirmed to Eyewitness News that his client flew to Dubai on Friday night to be with his heavily pregnant wife. The Specialised Commercial Crime Court in Johannesburg imposed strict bail conditions on former President Jacob Zuma’s son. Zuma is accused of corruption related to an attempt to bribe former deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas. He is also facing two counts of culpable homicide in the Randburg magistrates court related to his deadly 2014 crash into a taxi. Attorney Rude Krause did not provide much detail but did confirm that Zuma returned to Dubai to be with his pregnant wife. Krause says Zuma will be back in South Africa in time for his next

  • BuzzFeed

    Trevor Noah Faces Angry Backlash After Racist Aboriginal Joke Resurfaces

    The host of The Daily Show promised to "never make a joke like that again." The Daily Show host Trevor Noah has apologised for a joke he made about Indigenous Australian women after footage of a 2013 performance went viral on the weekend. The joke centered around the beauty of "all women of every race." "I know some of you are sitting here now going, 'Oh Trevor, I've never seen a beautiful Aborigine'," said the South African comedian. "But you know what you say? You say 'yet'. Because you haven't seen them all, right?" In the performance Noah then says it "wasn't all about looks", and that maybe "Aborigine women do special things ... like jump on top of you," before mimicking the sound of a didgeridoo

  • Independent Online

    Christians no longer welcome in Israel, says Palestinian group

    Johannesburg - Christians are no longer welcome in the Holy Land. This was the message from a Palestinian Christian delegation currently visiting South Africa. In an interview with the Afro-Palestine Newswire Service on Sunday, Father Jamal Khader and Dr Rifat Kasis documented the discrimination facing Christians, and how they are being denied the right to worship at Christianity’s most sacred sites in the Holy Land. This has lead to a drastic decline in the Christian population there. The chief cause of the Christian exodus, according to Khader and Kasis, is Israel’s illegal occupation of Palestine. Khader, a Catholic pastor, described how during Easter, one of the holiest times of the year

  • BuzzFeed

    Serena Williams Said She Wanted Italian Food So Her Husband Casually Flew Her To Italy

    Whereas us regular people would just pop down to the local pasta shop and make do, when you're rich you can afford to do wild things... like fly to Italy for said food. And judging by Alexis' latest Instagram post, it looks like that's what the pair did.

  • Independent Online

    PICS: Bonang and Lorna Maseko chase summer in Ibiza

    Besties Bonang Matheba and Lorna Maseko sure know how to holiday. We were all just recovering from their Cannes holiday where the pair partied on yachts, danced and enjoy their champagne. The television personalities decided to swap South Africa’s cold weather to chase summer in Ibiza this weekend. Posting their journey on Instagram, The Being Bonang star showed her 2 million followers how her seafood lunch was prepared, with a healthy dose of crayfish. If the food was not tempting enough, she also posted shots of delicious cocktails at sunset. Revelling in the beach and its warm weather, the besties also enjoyed some time at the Blue Marlin, a beach restaurant in Ibiza. The twosome stayed at

  • Independent Online

    Eleven killed in ongoing KZN taxi turf wars

    Durban - At least 11 people have been killed in an apparent ambush on the R74 in Colenso, KwaZulu-Natal on Saturday evening. Police have not officially confirmed it but it is alleged that the shooting stems from ongoing taxi route wars between rival associations.  At this stage, reports from the scene are that the people were travelling along the stretch of road when the minibus taxi that they were in came under fire. It is alleged that the occupants were travelling from a taxi driver's funeral in the area of Ematimotolo area. KZN police spokesperson, Brigadier Jay Naicker said, on the R74 road between Colenso and Weenen unknown persons jumped onto the road from  the bushes and opened fire at

  • Independent Online

    Babes Wodumo and Mampintsha are back together - report

    Babes Wodumo and Mampintsha's controversial breakup dominated headlines after the self-proclaimed qgom queen dropped a bombshell during a radio interview with Metro FM's Masechaba Ndlovu. Wodumo revealed that she split from Mampintsha because he was allegedly abusive. However, according to recent reports, the celebrity couple have rekindled their romance, with rumours of her pregnancy resurfacing. Isolezwe newspaper reports that the former couple is back together and that Wodumo is four months pregnant.  The paper quotes an unnamed source, who claims Wodumo has been visiting Mampintsha at his house in the plush Durban suburb of Westville. According to the source, when the couple gets into an