• AKA: The Saga continues..

    AKA’s hit with hip hop producer Anatii called The Saga is currently number 1 on SA itunes. This after the media was abuzz with reports that Cassper Nyovest and AKA’s previous beef has been rekindled following Nyovest’s big night at the Metro FM awards. On the contrary, AKA congratulated Nyovest on his wins. Instead of city press reporting that Cassper won and AKA won they are trying to suggest this might create more beef.

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  • When 'pimp my ride' goes wrong (PHOTOS)

    My News My Community - Sowetan LIVE.

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  • 'Rat skull' found in Woolies mushrooms

    In the latest Woolworths blunder, a customer has discovered what appeared to be the skull of a rat in a packet of sliced mushrooms. Woolies customer Alison Matthews said she was “absolutely disgusted to say the least”. Matthews had purchased the mushrooms from a Woolworth store in Amanzimtoti, and made the discovery when she arrived home to cook dinner. “It’s a good thing I didn’t just empty the mushrooms straight into my meal… can’t even imagine how disgusting that would have been especially considering that I cook for my children,” said Matthews.

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  • A Mom Posted A Picture Of Her Sick Toddler Online And Thousands Of Strangers Mocked It

    For the family of Mariah Anderson, every day is a gift. Last month, her mother Kyra Pringle posted a picture of her daughter on Facebook to celebrate her second year of life, News 2 reported. According to Pringle, somehow the photo began being shared all over the Internet. This why I say watch who you have kids with .... Baby look like the leprechaun.

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  • Oscar goes from caviar to chakalaka - Crime & Courts | IOL News

    South Africa's Premier Online News Source. Discover the world of IOL, News South Africa, Sport, Business, Financial, World News, Entertainment, Technology, Motoring, Travel, Property, Classifieds & more.

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  • Kelly Khumalo: Love like this

    Singer Kelly Khumalo’s love life has been media fodder for years now it seems. Khumalo a talented vocalist, seems to be in the media more for her boyfriends than her songs. In an interview with the several news publications, Nzama claimed that Khumalo pushed, shoved and poked Nzama in the eye, because she wanted him to leave his first wife. This is not the first reports of Khumalo fighting.

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  • Soli statement draws rumours amid split - IOL Tonight

    Gallo Images END OF THE ROAD: Soli and Toni are getting a divorce. Soli last week confirmed to the Daily Voice that he is divorcing his wife of over 30 years, Toni. Soli posted a heart-wrenching essay on his Facebook and Twitter accounts, entitled “In My Own Words”. In it, the Taxi Radio star says: “I have left my wife and partner of the last more than 30 years, Toni Philander.

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  • Plane tickets show Kunene funded EFF

    SUSHI king Kenny Kunene and his business partner Gayton McKenzie have bankrolled Economic Freedom Fighters leaders despite vehement denials by its leaders. Sowetan has seen electronic copies of business class airplane tickets for a round trip from Johannesburg to Durban for Julius Malema which Kunene paid for. Malema made the EFF business trip in July 2013. Kunene also bought new tyres for EFF deputy president Floyd Shivambu's BMW 7 series which cost him about R10000.

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  • Video: Hijacker’s brick trick backfires - Crime & Courts | IOL News

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  • Boko Haram releases beheading video - Africa | IOL News

    AP This is 2014 file photo taken from video by Nigeria's Boko Haram terrorist network, showing their leader Abubakar Shekau. Abuja - Nigeria's Islamist sect Boko Haram released a video purporting to show it beheading two men, its first online posting using advanced graphics and editing techniques reminiscent of footage from Islamic State. The footage will stoke concerns that Boko Haram, which evolved out of a clerical movement focused on north-east Nigeria, is expanding its scope and seeking inspiration from global militant networks including al-Qaeda and Islamic State.

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  • R16m in drugs seized at OR Tambo - Crime & Courts | IOL News

    ANA Cocaine concealed in handbags was found in the luggage of a passenger on a SAA flight from Sao Paulo, Brazil to OR Tambo International. SARS spokesperson Marika Muller said: “On the evening of Friday 27 February the SARS Customs team identified a male passenger for further checks while he was disembarking from a flight originating in Cotonou, Benin. Muller said the route had been used regularly by drug mules in the past few months (in both directions) and Customs and other teams at OR Tambo had been monitoring passengers closely as a result.

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  • Police in disabled parking row - Daily News | News

    Policewomen were confronted by disgruntled shoppers in Pinetown on Friday. Police who parked their vehicles in bays designated for disabled and wheelchair-bound motorists came in for criticism at the weekend. Irate shoppers at two shopping malls photographed police cars and vans parked in these bays and put them up on Facebook, which prompted a huge public outcry. At Sandy Centre in Pinetown, two policewomen were engaged in a heated argument with motorists and shoppers on Friday afternoon.

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  • Meryl Streep's Daughters Look Flawless In This Fashion Campaign

    Those are some good genes — and jeans.

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  • Homeless man shot by LAPD officer was from Cameroon [+video]

    It shows a black man being wrestled to the ground by four police officers, a struggle, and then a white officer drawing his handgun and firing it repeatedly into the man’s body at close range. According to activists on social media, the man was known as Africa, and was from Cameroon. A homeless man, they say, with a long history of mental illness. According to the LAPD: “The officers attempted to use a Taser to subdue him, but the suspect continued to fight.

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  • Di Maria was sold by Real Madrid for being 'too ugly'

    Real Madrid sold Angel di Maria to Manchester United because the Argentine was “too ugly” for the European Champions, according to Barcelona’s assistant Director of Football Carle Rexach.

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  • Bill Gates still world’s richest man, Forbes says

    Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates kept his spot as the world’s richest man, a rank he has held for 16 of the past 21 years, Forbes magazine said on Monday. The Microsoft co-founder’s fortune increased $3.2bn since last year to $79.2bn, the business magazine said, despite a $1.5bn gift of Microsoft shares to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation in November. The so-called Oracle of Omaha was the biggest gainer of the Forbes list this year, up $14.5bn from last year riding on the rising share price of his Berkshire Hathaway.

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  • Opposition slams Mugabe ‘racism’ - Africa | IOL News

    Zimbabwe's opposition Movement for Democratic Change on Monday criticised President Robert Mugabe's “crude and racist remarks” against white farmers, made at the statesman's 91st birthday celebrations. The party, led by Morgan Tsvangirai, said Mugabe's threat to take over the country's remaining white-owned farms and safari operations was “fascist and Stalinist”.

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  • Petrol price increases incoming

    “The main reason for the fuel price increases is the average increase in the price of crude oil (by about 20%) during the period under review compared to the previous period. South Africa’s fuel prices are adjusted on a monthly basis, based on international and local factors that influence it either negatively or positively. The announcement was made after Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene tabled the annual National Budget Speech on February the 25th. In his speech, Minister Nene announced an increase of 30.5 cents per litre in the general fuel levy and a 50 cents a litre increase in the Road Accident Fund (RAF) levy.

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  • Four Malema moments

    Leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters Julius Malema has attracted a lot of media attention during his political career for either his language when addressing crowds or his behaviour in private settings. Here’s a list of four Malema moments that caused a stir. Malema refused to engage in a debate with former DA parliamentarian Lindiwe Mazibuko, calling her “the Madam’s tea girl” and “a political none entity”. The EFF and its leader Julius Malema called on President Jacob Zuma to pay back part of the money that was spent in his Nkandla home.

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  • That "Un-Retouched" Photo Of Cindy Crawford Was Altered, Photographer Says

    The photographer who took the original photo for Marie Claire said the image was stolen and "maliciously altered" to appear un-retouched.

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