• Teens get 14 years for satanic murders - Crime & Courts | IOL News

    INDEPENDENT MEDIA Chwayita Ratazayo, 15, was a provincial swimmer, with dreams of representing South Africa in the next Olympics. Johannesburg - A year after her child was murdered, Philiswa Ratazayo is still struggling to come to terms with the fact that her daughter died as part of a satanic ritual. Chwayita Ratazayo, 15, was a provincial swimmer, with dreams of representing South Africa in the next Olympics.

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  • Man offers lobola for Obama's 16-year-old daughter

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  • Lindiwe Mazibuko is now a Harvard graduate

    She now holds a Masters degree in Public Administration from Harvard University.

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  • The seven most ridiculous things Fikile Mbalula said about the World Cup bribery allegations

    Sports and recreation minister Fikile Mbalula gave a press conference today, presenting his transformation report.

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  • Briefcases stacked with dollars: How South Africa rigged the 2010 World Cup bid

    By May 2004, Jack Warner knew exactly which country he was going to back to host the 2010 World Cup. Warner, the head of the Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football or CONCACAF, had been a FIFA vice president since 1997 and had served on its executive committee since 1983. During this time, he had turned the choosing of World Cup hosts into a lucrative enterprise that paid him handsome bribes and kickbacks in exchange for his influence over voting in FIFA elections and for host countries.

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  • A letter to Kenny Kunene

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  • Open letter to Chiefs and Pirates - The Mercury

    INDEPENDENT MEDIA Swazi King Mswati III plans to use Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates in a political publicity stunt designed to detract from oppressive laws and abuse of powers, says the writer. The Swaziland Solidarity Network calls on Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates to boycott Swazi King Mswati’s Super King’s Cup. Today, human rights violations continue and despotic regimes still desperately seek unsuspecting sports and music personalities to use as pawns. King Mswati is one such dictator and he has found perfect pawns in two of southern Africa’s biggest sports clubs, Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates.

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  • Support grows for SA whites to return to Europe petition

    More than 25,000 people have supported a Change.org petition for the European Union to allow white South Africans citizenship in Europe, because white people could die from ethnic cleansing in South Africa at any moment. The man who started the petition is Rodrigo de Campos – who is based in Brazil, but concerned for the well-being of white people in South Africa, Namibia and Zimbabwe. “Many white South Africans today live in poverty and squalor as a consequence of the ANC government’s Black Economic Empowerment,” de Campos said his petition, which alleged that more than 4,000 white farmers had been slain in the country, a claim that has been thoroughly debunked by Africa Check.

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  • South Africa: We Now Know Who We Are Facing - Van Wyk

    Banyana Banyana have resumed preparations for the second leg of their 2016 Olympic qualifier against Gabon after enjoying a free day on Monday, 25 May. The Sasol-sponsored Banyana Banyana returned from Libreville on Sunday morning (24 May) with a 3 -2 win over the female Panthers of Gabon in the first leg. Jermaine Seoposenwe scored two goals with another one coming from Sanah Mollo to give the South Africans an advantage going into the return leg. Vera Pauw's side held their first training session at the Bedfordview Country Club grounds on Tuesday morning (26 May) to start preparing for the clash scheduled for Sunday, 31 May at the Dobsonville Stadium in Soweto.

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  • Minnie, Jessica and Lalla to play celeb netball

    Some of our favourite female stars will be challenging themselves to a game of netball.

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  • This Pug Owner Reckons Their Pet Could Be One Of The Smallest In The World

    Pip weighs 1lb and is less than four inches tall.

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  • Opposition cries foul over Nkandla findings - Politics | IOL News

    Opposition parties on Thursday rejected a report by police minister Nathi Nhleko clearing President Jacob Zuma of any financial liability for security upgrades to his Nkandla homestead, with the Democratic Alliance (DA) branding the report a whitewash and an “insult to the South African people”. “The DA will not allow the President to get away with the theft of public funds,” South Africa’s biggest opposition party leader Mmusi Maimane said.

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  • South Africa: Video of Zuma is Why Many Love to Hate Him

    President Jacob Zuma made a whole lot of people angry on Wednesday. This time he made fun of parliamentarians, in particular DA leader Mmusi Maimane's pronunciation of 'Nkandla'. If the president is meant to be under increasing pressure to answer questions over the R246 million upgrades to his private homestead in Nkandla, he certainly refused to show it. "Some people who could not pronounce Nkandla, they've now learned.

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  • Michelle Obama worth $40 as a slave, says IS

    In a new edition of its propaganda magazine, IS vows to bring slave markets to the West and claims the American First Lady isn't worth all that much.

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  • Jayde’s mother and sister become emotional as bail hearing resumes

    The start of the resumption of Christopher Panayiotou’s bail application on Wednesday was delayed after magistrate Abigail Beeton reportedly said she needed some time. The state says it has a transcript showing an allegedly incriminating conversation between him and Siyoli.

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  • Blatter warns of 'more bad news' for tainted FIFA

    Beleaguered FIFA president Sepp Blatter on Thursday warned of “more bad news” for football’s scandal tainted world body but rejected calls to resign over a widening corruption scandal. Blatter — who faces a reelection vote Friday — opened FIFA’s annual congress by saying he could not be blamed for the corruption controversy which even drew Russia’s President Vladimir Putin and British Prime Minister David Cameron into the fray. “The next few months will not be easy for FIFA. “We cannot allow the reputation of football and FIFA to be dragged through the mud any longer.

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  • Chris Brown in legal battle over child support | The New Age Online

    Chris Brown is engaged in a legal battle over paying child support to Nia Guzman, the mother of his 11-month-old daughter Royalty.

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  • Zuma an inarticulate, homophobic, sexist, afrophobic, kleptomaniac clown: opposition

    "He accused the opposition of “political poverty”. Zuma must explain what is “politically rich” about his constant “my babo” refrain or if that is a political concept worth responding to," the Economic Freedom Fighters' Mbuyiseni Quintin Ndlozi said in a media release. "If this ANC provided any substance like the ANC of Thabo Mbeki, Joel Netshitendze, and Sidney Mufumadi, the opposition would probably have something to nibble on; but on Zuma’s table of discourse is only unrelated sophomore broken speech accompanied by super unethical and uncontrollable parasitic appetite for public resources.

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