The South African student accused of trying to smuggle US dollars worth around R9-million in her luggage is expected to appear in the Kempton Park Magistrate's Court on Tuesday. At a previous sitting in October, Fayrooz Saleh appeared in court dressed in a black hijab, with only her eyes visible. This was the first time the student appeared in a hijab. Her lawyer, Ori Moloi, later confirmed on record that it was indeed Saleh before court. Saleh had been appearing in court in a bid to have her warrant of arrest withdrawn. The warrant was issued after she failed to appear in court on October 11. Magistrate Veena Krishna cancelled her warrant of arrest after she handed in a doctor's certificatesowetanlive.co.za
Miracle babies do happen. Zoleka Mandela revealed her pregnancy and Gabrielle Union presented her baby to the world this week. Mandela, who survived breast cancer more than once and lost two children, wrote a post in March asking God to gift her with another child after a spell of infertility caused by chemotherapy. "Okay, God! Let's put aside the infertility thing and let me to talk to you G to G ..." "No shade, but my desire to be a mother again would not be this intense were it not part of your plan for me, so wassup? Where the twins be at, a sister's over here turning 40 in 2 years time and everything? .... As infertile as I am, I trust you completely and I thank you completely for fillingtimeslive.co.za
Estcourt policeman Constable Ryan Ntshalintshali got the shock of his life when traditional healer Nino Mbatha walked into the charge office in July 2017 and pulled a human hand out of a pink school bag he was carrying. In a calm voice, Ntshalintshali described the gory details in the Pietermaritzburg High court on Tuesday that led to the discovery of human body parts - which were later identified as being that of Zanele Hlatshwayo - and ultimately led to the arrest of several men. Mbatha and his co-accused Lungisani Magubane‚ Khayelihle Lamula and a fourth man Thembiso Sithole - all 32 - were charged with the murder of a local woman, Zanele Hlatswayo. Sithole however died in prison this year.Independent Online
Rapper and youngest son of Will Smtih, Jaden Smith proclaimed that Tyler The Creator is his boyfriend during his performance at the 2018 Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival on Monday. In a video posted on Twitter, Jaden is seen screaming to the crowd that Tyler The Creator is his boyfriend saying, "Tyler The Creator is the best friend and I love him so f**king much. “I wanna tell you guys something. I wanna tell you. Tyler doesn’t wanna say but Tyler is my motherf**king boyfriend and he’s been my boyfriend my whole f**kin’ life. Tyler The Creator is my f**king boyfriend. It’s true.” Tweeps were still not convinced and voiced their confusion on the matter on the micro-blogging website.ewn.co.za
CAPE TOWN - Malusi Gigaba’s resignation as Home Affairs minister has meant that critical questions affecting his department and matters which have ultimately led to his downfall have gone unanswered. Gigaba was due to answer Members of Parliaments’ (MPs) questions in the National Assembly on Wednesday, including some related to the Gupta family’s naturalisation and the Fireblade Aviation matter. He resigned as minister on Tuesday in a move widely believed to have been forced upon him. Blade Nzimande is acting in the post. For now, Gigaba remains an MP and could still face sanction from Parliament for lying under oath in the Fireblade matter. Democratic Alliance MP Haniff Hoosen wanted to knowtimeslive.co.za
Athlete Wayde van Niekerk has blessed his wife Chesney with a watch worth over R1.4-million. Chesney posted a picture of her new arm candy on social media and tagged luxury watch brand, Richard Mille. "Happy anniversary, love Wayde," wrote Chesney alongside the picture. Wayde is an ambassador the Richard Mille and is often seen sporting the luxury watches on his wrist. The watch that Chesney put on social media is the RM 0701 and retails from between R1.4-million to R1,8-million.Daily Maverick
To the immense joy of right-wing crypto-fascist militia members,Sandton corporatists, DA voters and Fox News’s Tucker Carlson, Julius Malema and the Economic Freedom Fighters are currently expending huge amounts of political capital portraying Private Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhanas the anti-black leader of a secretive Indian cabal, and as Prime Evil in a plot to destroy the worthy cadres deployed by Zuma Inc. to gut our national institutions. It is now Malema’s self-appointed task to undermine the Zondo Commission’s State Capture Inquiry, along with the Nugent Commission into the South African Revenue Service (Malema is, all of a sudden, a Tom Moyane fan), and anything to do with the South African Reserve Bank, which recently liquidated the corpse of VBS Mutual Bank- an apparent funding fount for the EFF, and many others.