Rather ironic that while Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) "Commander In Chief" Julius Malema appears in court on charges of fraud, corruption, money-laundering and racketeering he has called on the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) to institute cri... Read more
Let's hope they do. Below is a letter from DA leader Helen Zille about this great city...
"If you've ever taken a road trip along the N2 through the Eastern Cape, you will know just how incredibly beautiful this province is. Hundreds of kilometers o... Read more
Today is Braai Day, aka Heritage Day. But not everybody loves Braai Day. Some critics are voicing their opinion loud and clear - as you will see below. However, before we give one of these 'opinions' air, if you are in London you are invited to a bra... Read more
Here we go again. A white couple and their daughter who fear crime, violence, genocide and rape in South Africa are seeking asylum in Canada.
Charl and Naira Nel cited President Jacob Zuma's singing of struggle song ''shoot the Boer'' as one of the ... Read more
The government of the UK - on its official government website - gives travel advice to its citizens who plan to visit South Africa. Reading it gives an interesting perspective of how our country is viewed by foreigners.
Here is some of it:
Not even the K-word is what it used to be – well, certainly not in England. Yorkshire cricket captain Andrew Gale became the first county cricketer – ever - to be accused of a racism after he used the K-word on former Proteas cricketer Ashwell Prince... Read more
She might be the main induna in the Pretoria High Court where Oscar Pistorius stood trial, but most South Africans do not agree with judge Thokozile Masipa's verdict in the matter. In fact almost 2 in 3 South Africans believe Oscar Pistorius intended... Read more
We just got to love a self-made man with loads of brain and money power. A man that can say what he likes and get away with it. Like this dude, the American business magnate, Donald Trump.
Most of us wanted to say it out loud, but we were too afraid... Read more
It is a claim that has been widely circulated since Andile Mngxitama, a Member of Parliament and "commissar for land and agrarian revolution" with the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), raised the issue in an open letter to business tycoon Richard Bran... Read more
Heard this fantastic easy recipe over the radio this week ( RSG - they called it Piet se Sonde) and I just could not wait to make it. This was the first time I made oxtail stew and it turned out great. Oxtail is one of the most underestimated product... Read more
A petition urging South Africa's tourism and home affairs ministries to introduce electronic visas (e-visas) for tourists has been launched by the Democratic Alliance.The DA wants both ministries to introduce regulations that would pave the way for t... Read more
Trade union Solidarity says it will continue Renate Barnard's fight against affirmative action injustice despite the Constitutional Court's ruling against her.For nine years, Barnard was involved in a legal battle with the South African Police Servic... Read more
White folks in Zimbabwe should pack their bags and leave for England.That's the message from geriatric Zimbo president Robert Mugabe. The dictator was speaking in his home town of Zvimbawhen when he said white folks removed from land redistributed to... Read more
Despite the ANC government's best efforts, South Africa did not tip into a recession this winter. Second-quarter GDP figures show the economy grew by a meager 0.6% during the April-to-June period.
According to a report on the BBC website the SA econ... Read more
The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) wants to make sweeping changes to the black economic-empowerment (BEE) certification process and preferential procurement policy in a bid to create a class of black industrialists and accelerate "radical" tr... Read more
Moneyweb and Maxum have put their research together to come up with a list of the best paying jobs in SA. Eyewitness News reports this is the definitive list should you be in the need to earn well over R100 000 per month: Read more
Should you phone 10111, South Africa's emergency number similar to 911, in and around Nelson Mandela Bay in SA, chances are you will either be left kept ringing, or if you do get an answer, there will not be a vehicle for officers to come to your rescue.
South African hip hop powerhouse Hip Hop Pantsula (HHP), has been nominated in America's prestigious Black Entertainment Television (BET) Awards. HHP is nominated for the Best International Act Award alongside top African stars such as Somalia's K,naan, Nigeria's P-Square and Ghana's Kojo Antwi.