• Photo of Bobbi Kristina Brown in casket leaked?

    A photo of Bobbi Kristina Brown lying in her casket has reportedly been leaked, with one media outlet paying more than $100,000 for the picture. Speaking to reporters outside the church, she said of Pat Houston, Whitney's sister: ''It's not over.

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  • South Africa: Special Permit Bungle - Zimbabweans Fear Deportation

    The immigrant rights group People Against Suffering Oppression and Poverty (PASSOP) is concerned that hundreds of Zimbabweans are being told to leave South Africa imminently. PASSOP is dealing with over 220 rejections for Zimbabwe Special Dispensation Permits (ZSPs). The Zimbabwean Special Dispensation permit (ZSP) is the successor to a permit issued as part of the Home Affairs department's ... Dispensation of Zimbabweans Project (DZP) which was implemented in April 2009.

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  • MaNtuli a troublesome wife: Zuma family

    President Jacob Zuma has been wanting to kick his controversial wife, Nompumelelo Ntuli-Zuma, out of his Nkandla homestead long before the plot to poison him surfaced, the President’s family members revealed yesterday. “She was a troublesome person who constantly created problems within the family – she did not get along with members of the family – including the other three wives,” a source within Zuma’s Nkandla homestead said. Asked about claims of Ntuli –Zuma’s involvement in a plot to poison Zuma, the source said while the President had not openly discussed the matter with the family, Ntuli –Zuma’s presence in the family’s homestead had become a security risk.

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  • Woman finds chewed bubble gum in KFC burger

    A KFC customer in Durban claims to have discovered a piece of chewed-up gum on the bun of her Crunch Burger recently. On Facebook, Danri Kruger shared the picture of the bubble gum on her burger bun, which she had purchased from the Bluff Towers KFC branch in Durban last Friday, City Buzz reported. “I took a few bites of the burger only to realise something odd on the inside of my burger wrapping. After [a] closer inspection, I was disgusted to find out it was bubble gum.

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  • The five richest black South Africans - and their politics

    As of January this year, these are the richest black South Africans. Patrice Motsepe of African Rainbow Minerals is a schoolteacher turned businessman. Starting with a modest spaza shop popular with mineworkers, he has become South Africa's first billionaire. In 2012 African Rainbow Minerals was the ANC's largest benefactor at Mangaung.

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  • Komphela’s stern warning to Khune - Soccer

    Backpagepix Steve Komphela made it very clear that Itumeleng Khune won t walk his way back into Kaizer Chiefs starting line-up. Steve Komphela made it very clear that Itumeleng Khune won’t walk his way back into his starting line-up following Kaizer Chiefs’ Carling Black Label Cup defeat against Orlando Pirates at the weekend.

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  • Rancic furious about E! replacement - IOL Tonight

    Giuliana Rancic is reportedly furious at being replaced on 'E! The 40-year-old anchor quit the entertainment show last month after 14 years at the helm but feels the appointment of her archrival is a “major slap in the face”. Another source told the New York Post newspaper's Page Six column: “Maria was hired only because Giuliana was planning to leave. Maria is feeling a lot of pressure to succeed right now, because all of her shows on the network have failed.

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  • Bongani Fassie disses AKA, Slikour, Cassper Nyovest

    Lately, the Twitterverse has been receiving beef in abundance, with celebrities throwing jabs at each other.

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  • VIDEO: Two men chase down remote jammer

    CCTV footage has emerged showing two men chasing suspects who attempted to steal from a parked vehicle in Boksburg, on the East Rand. In the footage, posted by Clinton Festraets on Saturday, an Opel Corsa vehicle is seen parking behind a BMW X5 at the K90 shopping centre on Friday afternoon, Rekord East reported.

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  • Gadaffi to leave Generations: The Legacy

    Vuyo Dabula will be leaving Generations The Legacy, and it’s unsure how his character Gadaffi will exit the plot. Gadaffi is the resident bad boy in the show, and he’s been playing with the emotions of Generations-addicts since the show launched December last year.

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  • Passenger records panic as plane preps for emergency landing

    A distraught passenger Ethan Williams recorded the moment on his cellphone. In the video, Williams is not sure of what is going on when the flight attendants instruct travelers to take off their shoes and put on their vests for a water landing. After some time, the crew announced that the plane would be making a normal landing in Los Angeles.

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  • Eminem's addiction caused weight gain

    Eminem believes his weight ballooned to 230lbs because he was eating to stave off the pain caused by a hole in his stomach from his prescription pill abuse. The 'Real Slim Shady' rapper saw his weight balloon to 230lbs at the height of his problems, and attributes the gain to trying to relieve stomach ache brought on by the discomfort caused by drugs such as Vicodin and Valium. After leaving rehab, the 42-year-old star was determined to tackle his problems by exercising, but quickly found himself with a new addiction, to running. ''It's easy to understand how people replace addiction with exercise.

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  • Domestic steals employer’s clothes, posts ‘new look’ on Facebook

    A Sandton resident was shocked to see clothes that had allegedly been stolen from her, including her wedding dress, in her domestic worker’s Facebook photos. According to Independent Online, the employer accidentally came across her former employee’s profile after it appeared on her Facebook friend suggestion. It became apparent to her the clothes were taken during employment. The resident said: “I feel so violated.

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  • Rid yourself of PHD mentality, Floyd - IOL News

    DoC Blade Nzimande was hugely articulate and engaged independently in ways not dissimilar to comrades like Pallo Jordan, says the writer. Durban - Soon after Comrade Sbu Ndebele was released from Robben Island I remember him venturing forth on one aspect of the tragedy of apartheid: that African South Africans often adopted the PHD mentality when trying to demonstrate their intellectual prowess. Of course those PHDs were comrades who Put Him/Her Down (PHD) rather than engage substantively in advance of the National Democratic Revolution and the struggle for socialism.

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  • Stark reflection of past - Daily News | Lifestyle

    Independent Media Former ANC treasurer-general Mathews Phosa wrote the poems published in his latest anthology, Chants of Freedom during his exile in 1984 as he tried to make sense of what had happened, and beyond, into and onto, but not over, the threshold of democracy. Mathews Phosa is in a good mood. The distinguished man in the suit, with a cardigan on against the bitter Highveld winter, looks a lot like Nelson Mandela did before he discovered his eponymous shirts.

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  • Kylie Jenner flaunts curves in swimsuit | The New Age Online

    Reality TV star Kylie Jenner loves her figure and is not afraid to flaunt it.

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  • Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho says disagreements with owner Abramovich are over

    In his first spell at the club, starting in 2004, Mourinho won the league in both his first two seasons, only to fall out with the Russian owner and leave in September 2007. "In my first period, my personal relationship (with Abramovich) was very good (but) professionally we had some interferences and a bit of a disagreement with some ideas," Mourinho told Sky Sports News. When I left Real Madrid to come here, Mr Abramovich asked me to fight for titles. Chelsea are aiming to become the first team to retain the title since Manchester United in 2009 and Mourinho believes it will be the usual clubs challenging them.

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  • Top 30 African universities: Times Higher Education reveals snapshot university ranking - CameroonOnline.org

    Institutions from 10 countries feature in a top 30 that previews what a new ranking, being discussed at the Africa Universities Summit, might look like South Africa dominates a snapshot of what a new ranking for African universities could look like, making up two-fifths of the institutions in the list. Egypt is the second most-represented ...

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  • Brown to have supervised visitation - IOL Tonight

    EPA/JIMMY MORRIS Chris Brown, with daughter Royalty, arrives for the 2015 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada on 17 May 2015. Nia Guzman doesn't trust Chris Brown to be alone with their daughter. The mother of 13-month-old Royalty has reportedly filed court documents insisting the 'Loyal' hitmaker may only see his little girl under “supervised visitation”. Nia is also believed to be keen on ensuring full custody of Royalty as she alleges the 26-year-old singer and his friends have substance abuse issues.

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  • South Africa: Joburg Auditions: Judges Strike Gold

    Boasting the biggest audition turn-out of the season, thousands of wannabe stars rocked up at Carnival City to for the last chance to impress Idols SA judges Randall Abrahams, Unathi Msengana, Gareth Cliff and Somizi Mhlongo. It all started with a conspicuous note from Randall; “You wanna know if you can sing – we’ll give you a straight answer.” For 26-year-old Chrystal Worship from Cape Town, who has been performing professionally for the past four years, the answer meant a Golden Ticket to Sun City.

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