• Warning signs of a cheating spouse | The New Age Online

    Relationships, especially a bond like marriage, is supposed to last a lifetime. However, most people say that they were shocked when they found out that their lovey-dovey partner is very much in love... but with someone else!

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  • Pearl Thusi and Lerato Kganyago take on Africa | The New Age Online

    The television and radio personalities are the new hosts in the new talk show Moments which aired on EbonyLife TV on Wednesday evening.

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  • Home Affairs and the ‘newborns’ | Daily Maverick

    South Africa became one of the fastest-developing African countries after attaining democracy, which made it a preferred destination for millions of job-seeking foreign nationals. The imagination does not have to stretch too far: creating a South African identity requires some illegal assistance and a little corruption from Home Affairs officials. Sindi Gumbo, (not his real name) a 55-year-old Zimbabwean national, says she entered South Africa illegally for the first time in 2012. “I was assisted through the process of obtaining a South African ID by a middle-aged man who seemed to ease in and out of a Johannesburg Home Affairs as if it were his own personal property.

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  • Paris offered $1m for prank: report - IOL Tonight

    Paris Hilton was in on the plane crash prank, it has been claimed. The Egyptian company behind TV show 'Ramex in Control' - which filmed the heiress as she screamed and cried when she thought the aircraft giving her an aerial tour of Dubai was about to crash - circulated a document detailing the gag to a number of US celebrities in March, offering them around a million dollars to participate. It continued: "Dubai official authorities are monitoring this show and providing us with security. If you want to make sure, you can contact the office of crown prince of Dubai, his majesty Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum.

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  • ‘Mugabe is the only leader holding Africa together’

    Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema says Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is the only African leader who “holds the continent together” and still “pushes for an African agenda”. Malema was speaking in Braamfontein on Thursday afternoon where he discussed President Jacob Zuma’s handling of the Omar al-Bashir debacle. The Sudanese president was allowed to slip out of South Africa despite a court interdict barring him from leaving.

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  • 89 Thoughts I Had While Watching The "BBHMM" Video

    "Viewer discretion advised" would be putting it lightly.

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  • Zuma's nine-point plan aims to make ANC members rich: Zille

    In her weekly newsletter posted on the Democratic Alliance's website, she said the plan Zuma presented on Thursday disguised his real intentions, which would benefit his network of loyal cadres. "It is an insider enrichment scheme disguised beneath the mantle of the so-called 'developmental state', a word which in ANC-speak, means precisely the opposite of what the English language intended it to," Zille said. Zuma's nine-point plan included resolving the energy crisis, adding value to the country's mineral wealth, and encouraging private sector investment. Focusing on Zuma's call for the energy crisis to be resolved, Zille said this was what South Africa needed, but the African National Congress was not putting any plan into action.

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  • Ousted Wits SRC president proclaims 'Jews are devils'

    According to IOL Dlamini was attempting to defend his statements about loving Hitler in a PowerFM interview.  “When a black student says that ‘white people hate Adolf Hitler, but they are doing exactly what he did’, I say that I love Adolf Hitler,” he said. Adolph Hitler, the German Chancellor of Germany who perpetrated one of the worst genocides in human history. Apartheid president BJ Vorster was also a Hitler fan, having joined the Ossewabrandwag during World War Two.

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  • 14 African Countries Forced by France to Pay Colonial Tax For the Benefits of Slavery and Colonization

    Did you know many African countries continue to pay colonial tax to France since their independence till today! When Sékou Touré of Guinea decided in 1958 to get out of french colonial empire, and opted for the country independence, the french colonial elite in Paris got so furious, and in a historic act of fury the french administration in Guinea destroyed everything in the country which represented what they called the benefits from french colonization. The purpose of this outrageous act was to send a clear message to all other colonies that the consequences for rejecting France would be very high. Sylvanus Olympio, the first president of the Republic of Togo, a tiny country in west Africa, found a middle ground solution with the French.

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  • Residents scurry to flee sinking SA ship

    Immigration lawyers have noticed a spike in inquiries from residents interested in emigrating from one or two a week last year to about 10 a week now. Homecoming Revolution CEO Angel Jones puts the feelings of despair down to load-shedding, xenophobic attacks, weak leaders, crime, the Omar al-Bashir saga and South Africa's alleged involvement in the Fifa corruption scandal. "The main destinations people plan to go to are the US, UK, Canada, Australia and New Zealand in that order," immigration lawyer Chris Watters said.

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  • JLo a factor in Affleck's divorce: source - Weekend Argus

    John Shearer/Invision/AP FILE - In this Feb. 24, 2013 file photo, married actors Jennifer Garner, left, and Ben Affleck arrive at the Oscars in Los Angeles. The statement notes that the decision comes after careful consideration and that they will stay committed to co-parenting their three children, Violet Affleck, Seraphina Rose Elizabeth Affleck and Samuel Garner Affleck. Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner, 43, split up partly because of Jennifer Lopez. The Hollywood couple - known as Bennifer - announced their divorce on Tuesday - just a day after their tenth wedding anniversary, and, according to friends, one of the reasons for the break-up was the 42-year-old actor's continued friendship with his ex-fiancée J-Lo, 45.

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  • Bobbi Kristina Brown 'barely' alive

    Bobbi Kristina Brown has ''barely any sign of life'' after being removed to hospice care. The 22-year-old star was moved to hospice care last week as her ''condition has continued to deteriorate'' since she was found unresponsive in a bathtub at her home near Atlanta in late January and insiders say her responses are minimal. Before being moved to the hospice, Bobbi was reportedly flown to Chicago on a medical plane to see specialists suggested by family friends Tyler Perry and Oprah Winfrey. The source said: ''They too confirmed what Atlanta doctors had been saying that there was no hope.

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  • 9 things black people will dance for according to South African adverts

    Despite the fact that our advertising industry is one of the most well respected in the world, we are constantly bombarded with adverts of black people dancing for food, alcohol, sweets and even airtime.

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  • EFF wants civil war – SACP

    The Economic Freedom Fighters wants a civil war, says SA Communist Party’s (SACP) second deputy general secretary Solly Mapaila. In an exclusive interview with The Citizen at Cosatu House yesterday, Mapaila said the EFF’s attitude sought to undermine the integrity of parliament and proper discourse in society. “They have no coherent ideology except being populist and demagogue,” Mapaila said. “Nothing would please the EFF more than a civil war.

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  • Any colour as long as it's white - IOL Lifestyle

    Wimbledon's famously strict dress code, which requires competitors to appear head-to-toe in white playing gear, has come under renewed fire for being "ridiculous" and "excessive". "I love Wimbledon but they've gone too far now. It is the second time in two seasons that Federer has hit out at the rule which calls for "suitable tennis attire that is almost entirely white".

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  • The Big Read: When African solutions fail

    What happened outside a farm some 32km from Maseru on Thursday was tantamount to Lesotho showing a middle finger to South Africa's diplomatic efforts. Brigadier Maaparankoe Mahao was driving out of the farm with his nephew when three Lesotho Defence Force vehicles intercepted him. According to Mahao's family, occupants of one of the vehicles fired three AK47 shots at him without provocation. In self-defence, the army claims, the arresting soldiers shot Mahao in his right arm and then took him to hospital, where he later died "due to over-bleeding".

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  • Malema to take Ramaphosa to court

    https://youtu.be/Vai2vcZfzZY The announcement was made by EFF leader Julius Malema during a media briefing in Braamfontein, Johannesburg, today.

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  • Miley Cyrus and rumoured girlfriend Stella Maxwell spotted kissing

    Miley Cyrus has been pictured kissing her rumoured girlfriend Stella Maxwell in a car park in Hollywood.

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  • Khune shows off his freestyle skills

    Out of contract goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune is currently training with the Bafana Bafana squad set to fly out to Mauritius on Friday for the second leg of their 2016 African Nations Championships qualifier at the Stade Anjalay.

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  • Nigeria: Relocate Boko Haram Prisoners Ohanaeze Ndigbo Urges Buhari

    Angered by the Federal Government's alleged transfer of 49 Boko Haram inmates from the North East prisons to Aguata Prison in Ekwuluobia, Anambra State, Chairman of Ohanaeze Ndigbo , Elder Chris Eluemuno, yesterday demanded the immediate relocation of the inmates in the interest of peace and tranquility in the country. Speaking with newsmen at his country home, Nkwelle-Ezunaka, Elder Elumuno said: "Our position is that it is not acceptable to us having them here, if what President Mohummadu Buhari has to give us as dividend of democracy is Boko Haram terrorists, it is very, very unfair.

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