• Sandton homeless man gets over 1000 replies in hunt for job - video

    A homeless 22-year-old seeking a job has just received over 1000 replies and job offers on Facebook and a variety of other social media platforms.

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  • Moshoeu's 'fraudulent' business dealings in spotlight

    Former Bafana Bafana midfielder John “Shoes” Moshoeu has not just left a lasting legacy in the football fraternity, but also on the business front, where he allegedly used an unregistered company to secure government tenders worth millions of rands. The Citizen can today reveal the star headed an unregistered company which was dubiously awarded tenders to build schools in Gauteng.

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  • Why King agreed to R718m for a new start

    This week, King finally settled the 11-year case by agreeing to pay R706.7-million to SARS and nearly R12-million to the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) to settle his tax affairs and clear him of any criminal charges. MICROmega, which has seen its share price fall 5% over the last year partly due to the uncertainty concerning King, is expected to be the largest beneficiary of this week's settlement. SARS attached King's shares in MICROmega, which has operations in information technology, financial, occupational health and safety, and labour supply services. Its action raised uncertainty over ownership and weighed on the share price.

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  • Soaring demand lifts Mercedes in Japan - Companies | IOL Business

    Mercedes-Benz is poised to pass Volkswagen to become the top-selling import auto brand in Japan for the first time in 16 years, underscoring the nation’s surprising boom in demand for luxury cars. Deliveries for Daimler AG’s Mercedes surged 19 percent to 32 680 vehicles this year through June, the Japan Automobile Importers Association said on Monday on its website. Sales for Volkswagen AG’s namesake brand, the leading import since 2000, fell 17 percent to 29 666. Demand for premium cars has been rising in Japan as the benchmark Nikkei 225 Stock Average has almost doubled since the beginning of 2013.

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  • Britain's Princess Charlotte christened

    Britain’s Princess Charlotte, the baby daughter of Prince William and his wife Kate, was christened on Sunday as crowds gathered to witness the family’s first public outing together since her birth in May. The ceremony took place at St Mary Magdalene Church on the Sandringham estate in eastern England, where William and Kate, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, have a country home. Television pictures showed members of the public clapping, cheering and taking photographs as William and Kate left the church with Britain’s newest royal, who is fourth in line to the throne, and her older brother George.

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  • Mantashe sticks to his guns after criticising Nhleko

    African National Congress (ANC) secretary general Gwede Mantashe has not backed down from his criticism of a comment made by Police Minister Nathi Nhleko about additional security costs required for Nkandla. This weekend, the City Press quoted Mantashe describing Nhleko’s announcement that more government money will be spent at Nkandla as reckless. The ANC and leaders of Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) and the South African Communist Party (SACP) met last week to discuss the strength of the Tripartite Alliance.

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  • What is in Mgosi this week?

    Kaizer Chiefs are in advanced talks with two of their out of contract players. Former Kaizer Chiefs and Mamelodi Sundowns goalkeeper is on the radar of Ajax Cape Town as the Urban Warriors seek to strengthen their squad ahead of next season. The shot stopper played second fiddle to Dennis Onyango or Kennedy Mweene last season at Sundowns, the keeper is in search of game time and could move to Cape Town. Ajax is in search of a solid cover for their number one goalkeeper Anssi Jaakkola.

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  • Watch Cristiano Ronaldo quits interview after being quizzed on Real Madrid teammate's future

    Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo grew frustrated in an interview after repeatedly being asked about the future of team-mate and Manchester United target Sergio Ramos.

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  • Nigeria: Investigation - How Children From Rich Nigerian Families Help Finance Boko Haram

    On Saturday, 4 October, 2013, Bauchi, capital of Bauchi State, was experiencing an unusually cold weather. At the Old GRA, a suburb of the city, Ismaila Gambo, a 21-year-old with a neatly trimmed beard got up at dawn and headed to a nearby mosque for his morning prayers. Ismaila's dressing suggested that he was off to some high-energy work.

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  • Wife divorcing pastor Chris of Christ Embassy for cheating

    For months now, rumours of pastor Chris Oyakhilome divorcing his wife Anita, have circulated. It has now been confirmed by an online newspaper.

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  • Sundowns and Black Aces stars fight over one girlfriend

    Sunday Sun reported that when Billiat denied fathering Ado’s baby, the Limpopo-born model found a shoulder to cry on in the form of Ndoro, according to the newspaper’s source. Another source said Billiat found out last year Ndoro was dating Ado and wanted to confront his compatriot. Billiat and Ndoro reportedly met in Harare over the festive holidays and ironed out their issues. After the meeting, Adams mysteriously dumped Ndoro in January.

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  • Zimbabwe: Country to Send Unemployed New Nurses to South Sudan

    Zimbabwe will soon start sending nurses to South Sudan as part of efforts to ease growing unemployment within the profession, Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa has revealed. The move, Mnangagwa told parliament last Wednesday, followed government's decision during the GNU tenure to freeze any further recruitment into the country's bloated civil service, now estimated to be hovering above half a million. Mnangagwa revealed the plan in Parliament while responding to a question by Proportional Representation MP Consilia Chinanzwavana who asked if government now had a solution for nursing graduates churned out annually from their training but fail to be absorbed into nursing jobs. "Also, I am aware that there are discussions with countries which have approached us like Southern Sudan which has approached us to have nurses seconded to that country.

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  • The babe between Ben and Jen? - IOL Tonight

    “Wolf of Wall Street” star Margot Robbie is said to be the new object of Ben Affleck’s affection and the pair will be spending plenty of time together as they film their new venture Suicide Squad. Affleck only recently announced his impending divorce from wife of ten years Jennifer Garner, but already the rumour mill is at work, trying to piece together why a seemingly happy marriage fell apart. Australian magazine Woman’s Day revealed, according to a source, that Affleck had (developed serious feelings” for 25-year-old Robbie. The source added that “Ben has had the hots for Margot ever since he saw her in The Wolf Of Wall Street”.

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  • Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher marry in secret ceremony

    Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher got married on Saturday, it has been claimed.

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  • Gloom driving emigration - Politics | IOL News

    SUPPLIED Hanfred and Idette Rauch have written a piece on their impending emigration. Cape Town - Many highly-qualified South Africans of all races are opting to leave the country in search of a better future. There has been a reported spike in queries since the beginning of the year with load shedding, crime and corruption cited as among the reasons people are leaving. A Facebook site, South Africans Migrating to Australia, started 10 months ago, has already more than 8 400 members with an average of 28 new members every day - more than one new member every hour.

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  • Africa: Kenya Ranked Third in Domain Name Registration in Africa

    Kenya has been ranked third in domain name registration in Africa after Egypt and South Africa.

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  • Kenya: Angelina Jolie's 'Love' Letter to CS Wario

    Hollywood star Angelina Jolie has personally sent a letter to Sports, Arts & Culture cabinet secretary Hassan Wario, informing him that she is coming to film in Kenya. During a press conference on Tuesday (where Kenya’s Hollywood star Lupita Nyong’o expressed her willingness to market the country as a favourable destination for filming), Wario said Jolie affirmed the position that a huge portion of the upcoming movie titled Africa will be filmed locally. “We recently got a letter from Angelina Jolie where he said that the majority of the scenes for the film will be shot in Kenya.

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  • Mmusi Maimane gets stuck in traffic, calls for integrated public transport plan

    DA leader Mmusi Maimane has called for improvements to Gauteng's public transport system, after being stuck in Johannesburg traffic for an hour this morning.

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  • Zimbabwe: Twenty Foreign Students Deported

    Police in Harare and Mutare have arrested 20 foreign students for illegally staying and studying in the country.

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  • Condolences pour in for David Masondo

    President Jacob Zuma has expressed words of condolences on the passing of Mbhaqanga music icon, David Masondo, the lead singer of Soul Brothers.

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