Shock as Kenny Kunene unveils painting of naked Maimane and Zille

Twitter has been left divided by businessman Kenny Kunene's newest art purchase - a satirical painting that appears to show Mmusi Maimane, Helen Zille and James Selfe in all their naked glory.

Kenny Kunene makes artist Iven Amali famous for nude DA painting

Kenny Kunene's shocking painting depicting DA leader Mmusi Maimane as a slave to white masters is the work of artist Iven Amali.

Swallows deal leaves bad taste in Motaung's mouth

Kaizer Motaung says the shambolic attempts to fast-track relegated Moroka Swallows’ return to the domestic top-flight have left a sour taste in the mouth.

'It wasn't me' - artist Ayanda Mabulu on Kenny Kunene's naked painting

Artist Ayanda Mabulu‚ the man behind several artworks painting depicting President Jacob Zuma in compromising positions‚ is not responsible for Kenny Kunene's newly acquired nude artwork featuring DA leader Mmusi Maimane.

Malema labels Arthur Mafokate and Kelly Khumalo 'useless‚ expired artists'

Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema has accused the African National Congress of spending its election campaign funds on "useless artists".

'Crude‚ silly painting won't distract us': Maimane on Kenny's naked artwork

The Democratic Alliance's leader (DA) says a painting posted on Twitter by controversial “Sushi King” Kenny Kunene‚ depicting three of its members in their birthday suits‚ is irrelevant.

Hero's send-off for #GuguZulu as flag-draped coffin parades through Johannesburg

Draped in the South African flag‚ racing driver Gugu Zulu’s coffin was carried through the streets of Johannesburg on a fire engine to his final resting place at Westpark cemetery on Thursday.

WATCH: Stop valuing T-shirts over the future of your children says Julius Malema

Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema told the community of Kanana‚ Hammanskraal‚ on Thursday that they must stop falling for the ANC's tricks of "bribing" them with T-shirts and food parcels.

Cops disrespected Quran‚ says wife of terror plot accused

The wife of one of the Newclare twins arrested for their alleged involvement in a terror plot says cops disrespected the Quran on the day her husband and brother-in-law were taken into custody.

New Pirates coach's first tactical change could spell double trouble for opponents

Muhsin Ertugral has revealed the first tactical change he will be making at Orlando Pirates – the coach intends to play Tendai Ndoro and Thamsanqa Gabuza together.

Land amendment act 'invalid'‚ top court rules

The Constitutional Court has declared invalid in its entirety the Restitution of Land Rights Amendment Act.

Playing Pokemon Go in SA is risky‚ but great fun

Pokemon Go‚ the mobile game taking the world by storm‚ is still not officially available in South Africa‚ but that hasn't stopped thousands of locals from downloading and playing it.
Music Stars Perfrom at the Presidential Inauguration

ANC confident of holding onto its 10 Gauteng municipalities

The African National Congress in Gauteng said on Thursday that it was preparing for total victory in next week's municipal elections and that it would retain all 10 municipalities it leads in the province.

WATCH: Some SA white men CAN dance

A video of a student at the University of Pretoria showing off some slick dance moves has not only proved that white men can dance but also sent out a powerful message that different races can live in harmony.

Family of terror suspects cite 'climate of fear and intimidation' during arrest

The wife of one of the twins arrested for their alleged involvement in a suspected terror plot has described the day of their arrest.

Petrol strike may hurt banks if it drags on

The Banking Association of SA says the impact of the strike in the petroleum industry will be felt by banks if it is prolonged.
Communications Minister Faith Muthambi. File photo.

'I don't know what you mean by censorship' - Faith Muthambi on SABC

Communications Minister Faith Muthambi on Thursday dismissed concerns that "censorship" is being implemented at the SABC.

Government will respect ConCourt land act ruling: Minister

Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform Gugile Nkwinti‚ one of the prime movers behind a controversial land amendment act declared invalid by the Constitutional Court on Thursday‚ said the government would comply with the court order.

Highlanders unfazed by the great distance they've travelled to get to Ellis Park

The close to 47,000 kilometers of travelling by the Highlanders over the past week have not affected morale in the New Zealand side ahead of their Super Rugby semifinal clash against the Lions this weekend.

We've never even seen our councillor: Soweto hostel dwellers

The stench of stagnant water and rubbish that has not been collected in weeks fills the air as you enter the Umzimhlophe hostel in Meadowlands‚ Soweto.
Malema, leader of the leftist Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) party speaks during an interview with Reuters in Johannesburg

Malema wants old age grants increased to R3‚000

Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema has told the people of ward 49 in Kanana‚ Hammanskraal‚ that social grants need to be increased in order to meet their basic needs.

These elections will mark our comeback: IFP

The Inkatha Freedom Party has an excellent chance of regaining KwaZulu-Natal wards and towns lost in previous elections‚ and next week's poll would mark the party's comeback‚ its provincial chairperson Bonginkosi Dhlamini said on Thursday.

Land amendment act finding ‘vindicates the right to public participation’

Urgent action is needed to finalise the thousands of outstanding restitution claims lodged before 1998‚ the Legal Resources Centre (LRC) and law firm Webber Wentzel said on Thursday.

Lions suffer Whitely blow as captain is ruled out of semifinal showdown

A week ago the Lions were celebrating the return from a shoulder injury of captain Warren Whiteley.

South Sudan on the brink of abyss: UN chief

South Sudan stands on the brink of an abyss, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Thursday after a fresh flareup in fighting unleashed a wave of sexual violence.

Parliament takes major step forward in debate over move to Pretoria

Parliament on Thursday invited bids from those interested in conducting a feasibility study into the socio-economic effects and cost-effectiveness of a move from Cape Town to Pretoria.

We don't want ward candidate‚ North West villagers tell ANC

With less than a week to go before the elections‚ attempts by the ANC in the North West to convince angry villagers that government will deliver services to them irrespective of who their ward councillor is fell on deaf ears.

Managers are alright but sales and services staff are losing their jobs

Employment levels have dropped in six of the nine provinces in the year to June‚ Statistics South Africa said on Thursday.

WATCH: African teen's rendition of a Céline Dion song will leave you at a loss for words!

Céline Dion undoubtedly has one of the most powerful voices on earth, but a 17-year-old Gabonese teenager, Samuel, is proving to be some stiff competition.

Sfiso Ncwane shocked over claims of 'neglect' from his daughter

Gospel star Sfiso Ncwane has told TMG Entertainment that he is in absolute shock over claims of 'neglect' levelled against him by his 18-year-old daughter.

Two arrested‚ military gear seized after navy burglary

Two people were arrested in an intelligence-driven overnight raid in the southern suburbs of Cape Town for allegedly stealing weapons‚ ammunition and hand grenades from the country’s biggest naval base at Simon’s Town.