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Porn and insults targeted at Thandi Modise after the Parliament meeting was hacked.

Thandi Modise Picture

The National Assembly’s programming committee’s meeting was hacked on Thursday morning. The person who hacked the meeting used images of adult content and also use racial abuses on Thandi Modise. The shocking incident was later solved and the meeting held later on another link. On Thursday, 7th of May 2020, the National Assembly programming committee’s […]

Updated: May 7, 2020 — 5:10 pm

President Ramaphosa moderately relaxes lockdown to Level 4

Cyril Ramaphosa Addressing

The president of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa recently addressed the country on Thursday evening. He shared the government plans to employ a phased approach in relaxing the lockdown restrictions. This followed his announcement of an R500 billion economic and social relief pack he made early this week. The president addressed the nation on Thursday evening […]

Updated: April 24, 2020 — 8:50 am

Eastern Cape COVID-19 Cases Breakdown by Location

eastern cape covid-19 cases breakdown

Today’s COVID-19 reported cases in Eastern Cape has been released. The Eastern Cape has confirmed a total of 293 cases, 5 deaths, and 15 recoveries. Nelson Mandela Bay recorded the highest number with 127 cases. The latest update on the COVID-19 pandemic in Eastern Cape has been released. The report covered in this article is […]

Updated: April 20, 2020 — 5:36 pm

MFR Souls Involved in a Fatal Car Accident & Fans Prayers for them

MFR Souls in a Fatal Car Accident

The popular South African Amapiano duo, MFR Souls, was involved in a serious car accident. The accident occurred on their way to a gig. Following the accident, they were quickly rushed to the hospital where they are receiving and responding to treatment. The duo is reportedly receiving treatment at Thelle Mogoerane Hospital. The had the […]

Updated: January 3, 2020 — 9:03 pm

Taxi Drivers Dresses as Women to Support the ongoing Campaign on Women Abuse

Taxi drivers dressed like women

Following a gender-based violence awareness campaign, some male taxi drivers decided to join in earnest. The brave men dressed in female attire and wig walked round the streets of South Africa. Their action triggered responses from hundreds of South Africans who in return hailed these drivers. According to a group of taxi drivers, they stood […]

Updated: December 16, 2019 — 9:00 pm

Ex-SABC Group CEO Solly Mokoetle Dies

Solly Mokoetle

Johannesburg – Solly Mokoetle who was the ex-South African Broadcasting Corporation group CEO is dead. He served as the head public broadcaster from 2009-10 and the chief operating officer before that. Mokowetle was later appointed the head of digital migration by the Department of Communications. He went missing outside his Umhlanga home and was later […]

Updated: November 15, 2019 — 10:03 pm

Ex President Jacob Zuma In Poor Health Over Mystery Illness in Durban

Jacob Zuma Photo

Earlier this week, it was reported that the South African Former president, Jacob Zuma, was hospitalised for an unknown illness. The politician and ex-president spent his last weekdays in a Durban hospital. He was admitted for a mystery illness. According to a report by IOL, Zuma had learned of his most recent court failure in […]

Updated: November 9, 2019 — 4:29 pm