• AKA and DJ Zinhle call it quits

    The couple announced the break-up in an official statement on Wednesday.

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  • SABC suspends Unathi over Twitter tirade - Gauteng | IOL News

    INDEPENDENT MEDIA Metro FM presenter Unathi Msengana has been suspended from her breakfast show, The First Avenue. Johannesburg - Unathi Msengana has been suspended by the SABC after she allegedly called a 19-year-old student a “psycho b***h” in a messy Twitter spat. The Idols SA judge and Metro FM presenter has been suspended from her breakfast show, The First Avenue, after launching a vulgar Twitter tirade against the University of the Witwatersrand student, Palomino Jama. SABC spokesman Kaizer Kganyago told Destiny magazine on Wednesday: “The questions she asked on air were valid and there was nothing wrong with her questions.

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  • ‘The rand is falling... HAHA!’ - Politics | IOL News

    INDEPENDENT MEDIA Zim minister Jonathan Moyo has sparked a patriotic Mexican Wave on Twitter by gloating over the fall of the rand. Johannesburg - Zimbabwe’s poison-tongued cabinet minister Jonathan Moyo has sparked a patriotic Mexican Wave on Twitter by gloating over the fall of the rand on Twitter.

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  • 'F@#k you black people' - yells cop who had just been caught shoplifting

    A pair of police officers got caught shoplifting at the Vodacom store in Cradlestone Mall.

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  • Female students at TUT Nelspruit are fat – EFF’s Ndlozi

    Students at the Tshwane University of Technology’s (TUT) Mbombela campus in Mpumalanga are fat and out of shape, according to Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) national spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi. Ndlozi was addressing the students at the campus on Tuesday during the party’s rally ahead of the SRC elections to be held today, Mpumalanga News reported. “The girls here will wonder why the men leave them for girls in Gauteng – it is because there are sports facilities there where students are able to attend gym and keep fit,” Ndlozi said.

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  • Donald Trump pulls the Malema on a reporter - Connect

    Billionaire property mogul Donald Trump is running for president in the United States of America. On Tuesday, in the midst of a press conference in Dubuque, Trump was taking questions from the press – Univisión’s (an American-Spanish television network) reporter Jorge Ramos wanted to pose a question about immigration. Trump did not recognise him and bucked “Excuse me, sit down. You weren’t called… Go back to Univision”.

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  • Shabba, Khune stunned by Baxter's sacking

    Siphiwe Tshabalala and Itumeleng Khune have expressed his surprise that former Kaizer Chiefs coach Stuart Baxter has been sacked by Turkish club Genclerbirligi after just two games. Baxter guided Amakhosi to two league titles in three seasons, as well as the 2013 Nedbank Cup and the 2014 MTN8, but he was sacked after losing his first two games in the Turkish league. “It came as a surprise and shock to hear the news,” admitted Tshabalala on Thursday. Itumeleng Khune, meanwhile, echoed his captain at Chiefs’ sentiments.

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  • Sacked Baxter hits back at 'bonkers' Genclerbirligi chairman

    The former Kaizer Chief’s boss lost his opening match 3-2 at home to Rizesport despite leading 2-1 with a minute to go. Despite leading [against Antalyaspor] with 15 minutes to go, Genclerbirligi ended up losing 3-1. “The chairman calls me in and rants at me, even going on about my family.

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  • Mandela’s red Merc becomes art

    An exhibition that deals with labour relations at East London’s Mercedes-Benz plant in 1990 will open on Friday at the Ann Bryant Art Gallery. Red is an exhibition by Johannesburg artist Simon Gush and has previously been on display in Cape Town‚ Johannesburg and Grahamstown. It will run in East London until September 30. Speaking to the Daily Dispatch on Tuesday‚ one of the organisers‚ Gary Minkley‚ said that when Nelson Mandela was released from prison in 1990 after serving 27 years in jail‚ workers at the West Bank plant decided to pay tribute to him by building a Mercedes-Benz sedan during unpaid overtime.

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  • Home affairs official arrested for 'facilitating' fraudulent marriages

    The Department of Home Affairs announced on Tuesday that a home affairs front office clerk had been arrested in King Williamstown‚ Eastern Cape‚ for facilitating fraudulent marriages involving illegal foreign nationals. “We have pronounced‚ when we launched Operation Bvisa Masina last month‚ that we will spare no effort in rooting out corrupt elements both in the Department of Home Affairs and the community.

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  • Africa’s richest man solidifies future

    AFRICA’s richest man is pushing to dominate its market for cement, the material at the heart of the continent’s infrastructure boom. It is not stopping Aliko Dangote. "Africa’s future growth is intrinsically linked to cement," he told dignitaries, including Zambian President Edgar Lungu, earlier this month as he opened a new factory on the outskirts of Ndola, Zambia’s third-largest city. The plant will help bring Dangote Cement’s total production capacity to 43-million tonnes by the end of this year, within striking distance of the African capacity of market leader LafargeHolcim — which runs its own Zambia factory about 30km from the plant Dangote was opening.

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  • The wedding ring that could cost you a finger - IOL Lifestyle

    REUTERS Tough, durable and light, the precious metal is seen adorning the fingers of a growing number of brides and grooms. London - Titanium is an increasingly popular choice when it comes to choosing a wedding ring. Tough, durable and light, the precious metal is seen adorning the fingers of a growing number of brides and grooms. Surgeons at Sheffield’s Northern General Hospital warn of the problem in the Emergency Medicine Journal.

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  • New SA airline to take to skies next month

    Bookings for flights on the new airline open this Tuesday. “Fly Blue Crane has anticipated and is positioned to deliver on what customers want: the enhanced convenience of frequent flights through high on-time performance‚ commitment to consistent service excellence‚ advanced online technologies that will make the booking and travel process fuss-free‚ and of course highly competitive fares‚” said Fly Blue Crane CEO Siza Mzimela. The COO of Fly Blue Crane‚ Theunis Potgieter‚ said the airline was poised to become an African aviation innovator by responding to market needs and implementing invaluable insights from global travellers who have revealed that customer value is not based on low pricing alone‚ but also in areas such as consistency‚ frequency‚ professionalism and reliability‚ as well as softer touch-points which include complimentary quality meals and the level of attention to detail paid to customers’ special needs when flying. “Fly Blue Crane’s customers can look forward to such a fresh approach to air travel‚ which blends the best of both worlds without compromising on premium service‚” he said.

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  • Champions League draw smiles on Barca, Man Utd

    Reigning champions Barcelona and returning giants Manchester United were dealt favourable hands in the Champions League draw in Monaco on Thursday. Barca’s quest to become the first team to retain the European crown began smoothly as Lionel Messi and company were paired with Bayer Leverkusen, Roma and BATE Borisov in Group E. United grace the competition after a year’s absence and coach Louis van Gaal, who said he preferred to watch a United reserve side in action than proceedings from the Principality, will be more than happy with the three-time winners’ Group B sparring partners PSV Eindhoven, CSKA Moscow and Wolfsburg.

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  • Kylie Jenner's family furious with Tyga for 'disrespecting' her

    Kylie Jenner's family reportedly think Tyga ''completely disrespected'' her in his new song, 'Stimulated' and the raunchy lyrics are ''so disgusting.''

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  • Zimbabwe's Mugabe booed in parliament over economic crisis | The New Age Online

    Zimbabwe's veteran President Robert Mugabe was booed and heckled by opposition lawmakers over the deteriorating economy as he gave his state of the nation address to parliament Tuesday. Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) lawmakers questioned his economic policies, jeering as the 91-year-old delivered a policy speech which lasted less than half an hour.

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  • Former SABC 2 'Stokvel' actress allegedly beaten up by cop

    After requesting a police officer's name and identification after being pulled over on Monday evening for failing to yield at a stop sign - a former 'Stokvel' and current 'Rhythm City' actress was allegedly assaulted by a metro police officer.

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  • 6 Tips To Lower Your Car Insurance Costs

    You could be sitting on more than half a dozen opportunities to save money on your auto insurance premiums without even realizing it.

  • 'EFF will bring Habib down' - Shivambu

    EFF MP Floyd Shivambu said the party has never lost a court case and will bring vice-chancellor and Principal of the University of the Witwatersrand, Adam Habib, down. This comes after the High Court in Johannesburg on Thursday ruled that the on-going Student Representative Council (SRC) elections at the University of Witwatersrand should continue and that the suspension of seven students by the institution be lifted. “The elections are underway, and should continue as planned. The suspensions are set aside, and the respondent [Wits] is instructed to allow the students direct access to the university facilities such as lecture halls, libraries, laboratories and dining halls,” Judge Motsamai Makume said.

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  • Mandela grandson 'bolstered'

    Magistrate Pieter du Plessis granted the 24-year-old Mandela R7000 bail in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court yesterday. The accused, who in his bail statement said he would plead not guilty, faces charges of rape, attempted rape and sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl at a restaurant in Greenside, Johannesburg, on August 7. The young man asked the court to set bail at no higher than R10000 because he was unemployed, had two children and a baby on the way. The suspect admitted in court last week that he had had sex with the girl but said she had consented and he believed she was older than 16.

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  • Another lead actor exits 'Generations The Legacy'

    Dabula who played the role of Gadafi has left the soapie to pursue other interests. Dabula joins Denise Zimba and Asanda Foji who were axed last month. While Generations has stated Dabula left on his own accord, their publicity manager, Gaaratwe Mokheti alluded to several actors' contracts not getting renewed in an exclusive with Times LIVE recently.

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