• Zimbabwe: Mugabe Struggles to Walk

    PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe needed assistance from First Lady Grace to walk up and down the podium during proceedings to lay to rest national hero and former High Court judge Andrew Mutema. A jaded looking Mugabe, 91, had to take a few breaks to walk the just over hundred metres from his car to the high table with Grace holding his hand. Mugabe admitted he is feeling his age. "After the Chaplin General (Joseph Nyakudya) spoke about us having plans but some of them not coming to fruition.

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  • 14 Female Characters Who Climax Immediately

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  • Unathi made to eat humble pie

    The decision to take the musician off air followed a Twitter rant in which she swore at a listener who had criticised her for views she expressed during the show. Now, in an about turn, the MetroFM DJ and Idols SA judge has eaten humble pie and apologised. "Two days ago, on radio, I expressed an opinion on the language policy at Stellenbosch University. Thereafter, my opinion became the subject of a Twitter debate.

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  • 38 girls reportedly killed in Swaziland horror crash

    It said the accident occurred on the Mbabane–Manzini highway. The girls were on their way to the Swazi king’s royal residence to cut reeds for the annual Umhlanga Reed dance. According to the Times of Swaziland‚ they were apparently travelling in an open truck which smashed into another vehicle and was then hit in the rear by a second truck. "We were about 50 on board the first truck that smashed into the Toyota van‚" said Siphelele Sigudla‚ 18‚ a survivor quoted by the Times of Swaziland.

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  • FW de Klerk sparks outrage

    Former president FW de Klerk sparked outrage on social networking sites last night following controversial remarks he made during an interview screened on CNN. Interviewed by the global news network's chief international correspondent, Christiane Amanpour, at a summit of Nobel laureates in Chicago, De Klerk discussed his "historical antagonism" and current friendship with Nelson Mandela, the failure of the apartheid system, and the shortcomings of the current government.

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  • Oscar's cell raided in Krejcir mob drama

    The Sunday Times can today reveal shocking details of Krejcir's crime operations, apparently run from prison - and the alleged involvement of top-ranking police officials in a string of crimes linked to the Czech gangster. Pistorius - according to officials who were part of the raid and investigating Krejcir - was targeted because of the close ties he had forged with Krejcir during his 10 months in prison. On June 25, at 4.30am, prison officials stormed the cells of Pistorius, Krejcir and two of his co-accused in a murder case. A hard drive with unspecified content was taken from Pistorius's cell in the hospital wing of the prison.

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  • ‘Students awakening from 20-year sleep’ - Politics | IOL News

    Student politics have not suddenly taken centre stage at the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT), University of Pretoria and other institutions of higher learning – students are merely waking up from a two-decade political slumber. Experts say the already complicated situation on campuses was further complicated by the EFF entering the political sphere. The debate about politics on campus has been raging long before students were injured during violent clashes between the EFF and SA Students Congress (Sasco) last week.

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  • Mandela rape accused in more trouble with the law

    Gauteng police yesterday sent officers to Norwood police station in Johannesburg to trace an outstanding warrant of arrest for the 24-year-old. The warrant was issued by the family court on August 6 after he failed to appear in court on a maintenance matter. It was hand-delivered to Norwood police a day before the alleged rape of a 15-year-old girl in Greenside this month. This is the police station where the young Mandela was held for several hours after his arrest for rape.

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  • Nimrod Nkosi to host Utatakho

    My News My Community - Sowetan LIVE.

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  • Monaco shows off its twins - IOL Tonight

    REUTERS Prince Albert II and his wife Princess Charlene of Monaco arrive with their twins, Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella, to take part in the traditional "Pique Nique Monegasque" (Monaco's picnic) in Monaco. Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco showed off their baby twins in public this week for the first time since their sun-blessed christening in May.

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  • Petrol price falls as recession looms - Business News | IOL Business

    Good news for South African consumers is that from Wednesday they will pay less for fuel after the Department of Energy announced a decrease in the price of all petroleum products. The decrease in the price of petroleum products is due mainly to the continued drop in crude oil prices during the period under review. The department said the weakening rand had reduced the over-recovery on the basic fuel price by more than 20c/litre. Next week’s drop will mark the second consecutive month that has seen fuel prices drop.

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  • Nigeria: How Nigeria's Ambassador to U.S. Prof Adefuye Died

    More facts have emerged on how Nigeria's Ambassador to the United States, Professor Adebowale Ibidapo Adefuye died in the United States. An ambulance was called for him and he was rushed to Suburban Hospital in Washington, DC. At about 6pm on the same Wednesday, the late Adefuye was said to be walking around his hospital room, playing and gisting with his family members.

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  • Rebel Wilson's Face When Nicki Minaj Called Miley Cyrus Out Is Hilarious AF

    Rebel Wilson channeled how everyone in America felt.

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  • New cancer drug hailed

    After 18 chemotherapy sessions failed to stop the spread of her deadly skin cancer, Melissa Taylor, of Johannesburg, was told she had six months to live. She was 34 and had a four-year-old daughter.

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  • Chocolates, sweets taken from Woolies checkout lines

    “Maybe I’ll have a Kit Kat”, will be a thing of the past the next time you are paying for your groceries at Woolworths. As part of its Good Food Journey, the retailer will remove all sweets and chocolates from their checkout queues. Over the past 10 years, Woolworths has taken significant steps towards providing customers with better choices.

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  • Big Nuz member R Mashesha dies

    Big Nuz member “R Mashesha”, real name Sibusiso Khomo, passed away on Friday after a long illness.

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  • SA’s online ‘cheaters’ caught out - South Africa | IOL News

    Dating website Ashley Madison has been rocked by a breach in security. Durban - A total of R21 million – that’s the amount of money South African men have forked out to use “cheaters” dating website Ashley Madison over the past seven years. Apparently the highest number of philanderers in South Africa were revealed to be from Joburg, with more than 15 000 users. There have also been revelations that women are contacting the popular South African sex therapist Marlene Wasserman, known as Dr Eve, hoping to save their marriages.

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  • I want to retire at Chiefs - Itumeleng Khune

    The goalkeeper says he never wanted to leave Amakhosi and wants to retire at the club. Khune feels his demands were fair but says the confusion was created by his agent, overseas-based Dich Lichman, before he returned to sign a deal said to be for five years after meetings with management. "Some of the messages were not conveyed or they were not communicated properly and that's what led to this confusion," said Khune, whose demands were apparently too much for even Mamelodi Sundowns, according to coach Pitso Mosimane.

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