News24.com | ROUND-UP: Protest incidents flaring up around SA

News24.com | ROUND-UP: Protest incidents flaring up around SA

2018-04-25 10:45 While the nationwide Saftu strike is still ongoing, other seemingly unrelated incidents of protest action – including those in the North West – are flaring up in different parts of the country. – Are you there, or are you affected?...
Sport24.co.za | All Blacks pay tribute to Bok legend Habana

Sport24.co.za | All Blacks pay tribute to Bok legend Habana

Cape Town – The All Blacks have paid tribute to Bryan Habana after the legendary Springbok winger announced his retirement from rugby on Tuesday. The 34-year-old Habana is the second-most-capped Springbok of all time with 124 Test caps. Habana played 25 Tests...
Sport24.co.za | Habana’s stellar career in numbers

Sport24.co.za | Habana’s stellar career in numbers

Cape Town – Springbok legend Bryan Habana has decided to hang up his boots and retire from all rugby at the end of the European season. The 34-year-old will be remembered as one of the greatest players South African rugby has ever produced. READ: Twitter reacts...
News24.com | Teen killed in North West protests

News24.com | Teen killed in North West protests

Violent protests in Taung, North West, have claimed the life of a teenage boy, police said on Tuesday. Provincial police spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Sabata Mokgwabone said the 16-year-old had died during protest action on Monday. Protests have gripped parts of the...
Sport24.co.za | Chiefs charged for Moses Mabhida violence

Sport24.co.za | Chiefs charged for Moses Mabhida violence

Cape Town – The Premier Soccer League (PSL) confirmed that Kaizer Chiefs will appear before a Disciplinary Committee on Thursday, May 3. MUST READ: 5 candidates to replace Komphela at Kaizer Chiefs Amakhosi lost 2-0 to Free State Stars in the Nedbank Cup...
Sport24.co.za | Kaizer Motaung slams Moses Mabhida violence

Sport24.co.za | Kaizer Motaung slams Moses Mabhida violence

Cape Town – Kaizer Chiefs chairperson Kaizer Motaung released a statement condemning the acts of violence that took place at the Moses Mabhida stadium. WATCH: Chiefs fans run amok, destroy stadium Amakhosi suffered a 2-0 Nedbank Cup semi-final defeat against...
Sport24.co.za | Khoza to address Moses Mabhida chaos

Sport24.co.za | Khoza to address Moses Mabhida chaos

Cape Town – The Premier Soccer League (PSL) have confirmed that chairperson Irvin Khoza will address the media following the acts of violence that took place at the Moses Mabhida Stadium. Kaizer Chiefs were beaten 2-0 by Free State Stars in a Nedbank Cup...
News24.com | His way or no way

News24.com | His way or no way

The last time Mahikeng saw protest and looting of this magnitude to oust its leader was in March 1994 when residents demanded that president of Bophuthatswana Lucas Mangope resign. They wanted him to allow his Bantustan to be part of the new democratic dispensation in...
News24.com | 3 dead, 3 wounded in Cape Town shooting

News24.com | 3 dead, 3 wounded in Cape Town shooting

Create Profile Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24. This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network. , Read...
News24.com | Is a South African renaissance in the making?

News24.com | Is a South African renaissance in the making?

2018-04-20 08:34 Joseph Ingram Our annual visit to the grand kids in Cape Town seems different this year than it has been in the recent past. South Africa actually appears to be turning over a new leaf with the opening of the trial on corruption charges of its former...
Sport24.co.za | Sazi Sandi leads new-look Junior Boks

Sport24.co.za | Sazi Sandi leads new-look Junior Boks

Cape Town – Junior Springbok prop Sazi Sandi will lead a new-look Junior Springbok squad in their second warm-up match against Georgia at the Danie Craven Stadium in Stellenbosch on Friday. SA Under-20 coach Chean Roux made several changes to his match-day squad...
News24.com | Trump’s petty policy on used clothes for Africa

News24.com | Trump’s petty policy on used clothes for Africa

Garth Frazer, University of Toronto Fostering international development has long been viewed as central to the moral, humanitarian, strategic and security interests of the United States. In particular, there is one area where the United States has been a leader in...
Sport24.co.za | SA player banned for 4 years for doping

Sport24.co.za | SA player banned for 4 years for doping

London – A South African playing second-tier rugby union in England has been banned from all sport for four years by British anti-doping authorities after testing positive for three banned steroids, it was announced on Wednesday. United Kingdom Anti-Doping said...
Sport24.co.za | Bulls coach: Gelant looked like his old self

Sport24.co.za | Bulls coach: Gelant looked like his old self

Cape Town – Bulls coach John Mitchell was overjoyed by the performance of fullback Warrick Gelant after their win over the Sharks in Durban. Gelant produced a man-of-the-match performance by scoring a hat-trick of tries in his side’s 40-10 victory on...
Sport24.co.za | Unsavoury associates hold SA Rugby back

Sport24.co.za | Unsavoury associates hold SA Rugby back

Johannesburg – In the build-up to the SA Rugby presidential elections, SuperSport started airing a 15-minute documentary called Saru ’18: Reboot. Possibly gatvol of being misrepresented by bastard columnists like this one, the short film was SA Rugby (Saru) and...
Fin24.com | Survé tried to score PIC billions

Fin24.com | Survé tried to score PIC billions

The Public Investment Corporation (PIC) was investing in Sagarmatha Technologies, the fantastically overvalued new venture by media mogul Iqbal Survé, and documents from December show the state-owned asset manager was concerned about keeping that investment separate...
News24.com | Rural North West school gets green electricity

News24.com | Rural North West school gets green electricity

Science and Technology Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane will on Friday launch a renewable energy system at a school in the North West province to demonstrate the reliability and scalability of renewable energy. The 2.5kW Hydrogen Fuel Cell (HFC) System will be...
News24.com | PE homeowners complain about land occupiers

News24.com | PE homeowners complain about land occupiers

Tensions are on the rise between land occupiers and people in formal housing in Port Elizabeth. A number of informal settlements have sprouted up in various parts of Nelson Mandela Bay municipality – in Wells Estate, Ikamvelihle, Ramaphosa and Motherwell. In...
Sport24.co.za | Caster cruises into 800m final

Sport24.co.za | Caster cruises into 800m final

Cape Town – South Africa’s Caster Semenya on Thursday cruised into the women’s 800m final at the Commonwealth Games on Australia’s Gold Coast. Who to watch: Team SA on Day 8 Semenya dipped under two minutes, crossing the line in 1:59.26. She...
Sport24.co.za | Bruintjies to Simbine: Take me with you!

Sport24.co.za | Bruintjies to Simbine: Take me with you!

Cape Town – South Africa’s 100m silver medallist at the 2018 Commonwealth Games, Henricho Bruintjies, has credited gold medallist Akani Simbine for carrying him through Monday’s final.  It was one of South Africa’s great nights in athletics as...
News24.com | Cop killed in Cape Town by gang of 6

News24.com | Cop killed in Cape Town by gang of 6

A policeman was shot and killed in Khayelitsha, Cape Town, after responding to a complaint, Western Cape police said on Tuesday. Officers from Khayelitsha police station had gone to Site C on Monday night when they came under fire, said Brigadier Novella Potelwa....
News24.com | World news: 10 Things to Know for Monday

News24.com | World news: 10 Things to Know for Monday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about on Monday: 1. WHO TRUMP CRITICISES AFTER SUSPECTED SYRIA CHEMICAL ATTACK The president condemns a “mindless” chemical attack that kills at least 40 people,...
News24.com | Syria ‘chemical attack’: What we know

News24.com | Syria ‘chemical attack’: What we know

Beirut – An alleged chemical attack in Syria’s rebel-held Douma has sparked international outrage, with Washington warning Sunday of possible military action, while Damascus and Moscow said the reports were mere “fabrications”. What happened?...
News24.com | We must not want to be Winnie

News24.com | We must not want to be Winnie

A story that is not often told about the weekend of Nelson Mandela’s release from prison is the one about the desperate quest to find his wife the night before he was freed. When then president FW de Klerk caught everyone by surprise by announcing...
Sport24.co.za | Van der Burgh into 50m breaststroke semi-final

Sport24.co.za | Van der Burgh into 50m breaststroke semi-final

Cape Town – South Africa’s Cameron van der Burgh advanced to the semi-final of the men’s 50m breaststroke at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games on Sunday. He will be joined by Michael Houlie and Brad Tandy who also advanced, posting the 7th and 11th...
Sport24.co.za | Simbine, Bruintjies speed into 100m final

Sport24.co.za | Simbine, Bruintjies speed into 100m final

Cape Town – South Africa’s Akani Simbine and Henricho Bruintjies are into the final of the men’s 100m event at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast. Both sprinters ran well within themselves finishing second in their semi-final heats for...
News24.com | Zuma goes to war

News24.com | Zuma goes to war

Former president Jacob Zuma is planning a long, drawn-out battle to fight corruption charges – a battle that will take place inside the courts and on the streets. But an increasingly dire financial situation could hamper the multipronged strategy that Zuma and his...
News24.com | Eskom, Transnet in SIU cross hairs

News24.com | Eskom, Transnet in SIU cross hairs

President Cyril Ramaphosa this week upped the ante in the fight against corruption when he appointed the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) to probe state capture at Eskom and Transnet. The proclamation, which was gazetted on Friday, will add another layer of...
News24.com | Winnie hated for being a woman, says Malema

News24.com | Winnie hated for being a woman, says Malema

Criticism of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela is due to patriarchal hypocrisy, EFF leader Julius Malema said in Thembalethu, George, in the Western Cape on Friday. “They hated her because they hate African women,” said Malema while addressing a crowd gathered at...
Sport24.co.za | Star Bulls prop linked with move to Scotland

Sport24.co.za | Star Bulls prop linked with move to Scotland

Cape Town – Bulls prop Pierre Schoeman is reportedly set to join Scottish club Edinburgh. The move is yet to be officially confirmed, but Afrikaans website Netwerk24 understands that Schoeman will leave the Bulls after the conclusion of this year’s Super Rugby...
Sport24.co.za | WANTED: Second spinner for Proteas

Sport24.co.za | WANTED: Second spinner for Proteas

Cape Town – The tour is more than three months away … but there is also no further room for any “physical evidence” to aid the national selectors, given the completion of the 2017/18 Sunfoil Series and domestic season as a whole. So deciding on a second specialist...
Sport24.co.za | Smith dismissal stands out for Rabada

Sport24.co.za | Smith dismissal stands out for Rabada

Johannesburg – Kagiso Rabada was a key figure – on and off the field – in South Africa’s 3-1 series win over Australia.  READ: Proteas in the money following ICC Test Team ranking cut-off The 22-year-old finished with 23 wickets across the four...