WATCH: Zuma tells Mbete to get ‘house in order’

President Jacob Zuma has called the behaviour of MPs in Parliament an embarrassment and called on Speaker Baleka Mbete to "get your house in order".

Destruction of schools ‘suspicious’‚ says Zuma

President Jacob Zuma on Thursday condemned in the strongest possible terms the destruction of 17 schools this week during protests over municipal demarcations.

ANC councillor admits he evicted kids from crèche to make way for his office

An ANC ward councillor has admitted to evicting children from a township crèche in Mpumalanga because he wanted to use the facility as his office.

Cellphone shop worker wins R31.6-million Powerball jackpot

A shop assistant who is pregnant with her second child has her heart set on buying a home - and a "big car" - after becoming an instant multi-millionaire.

ANC reshuffles parliamentary committee chairpersons

The ANC in Parliament has reshuffled the chairs of some of its key portfolio committees.

What the Presidency’s R500 million budget is spent on

The Presidency was allocated R499.7 million in this year's budget‚ up from a revised R448.3 million last year.

Will Zuma explain R45 million legal bill for taxpayers?

President Jacob Zuma is expected to reply to opposition criticism on Thursday afternoon‚ on issues including the massive R45 million the Presidency has spent on legal fees in the last six years defending court action in the Constitutional Court‚ the Supreme Court of Appeal and various High Courts across the country.

DJ Sbu decreases Mofaya price ‘strictly’ for foreigners by almost half

Businessman and media personality Sbusiso Leope‚ popularly known as DJ Sbu‚ has announced that he will reduce the price of his energy drink for foreign store owners as a way of saying thank you to them for their support.

WATCH: Manamela gifts Malema a water gun

Deputy Minister Buti Manamela poked fun at absent Economic Freedom Fighters' leader Julius Malema in Parliament on Wednesday, offering him a water gun to help 'overthrow the government'.

Opposition parties to boycott Zuma’s reply in Parliament

Eight opposition parties in Parliament announced on Thursday that they would boycott the sitting of the National Assembly on Thursday afternoon which is to hear President Jacob Zuma reply to Wednesday’s raucous debate of his budget vote.

Disgruntled ANC members say party is at a 'crossroads'

More than 300 disgruntled ANC members in the Dr WB Rubusana region of the Buffalo City Metro (BCM) in the Eastern Cape gathered at the Mdantsane Indoor Sport Centre on Thursday for a cadres forum.

Ma-E opens up about Ntukza’s split from Cashtime Life

The rumoured rift between Teargas members and biological brothers Ma-E and Ntukza has come into the spotlight yet again

Mi Casa announce collaboration with Nigerian superstar Wizkid

Popular South African house group Mi Casa are set to release a “beast of a song” with local producer DJ Maphorisa and Nigerian pop superstar Wizkid.

Hilarious! Anne Hirsch and Kurt Darren ‘dans in Afrikaans’

She’s back! And this time she managed to get Afrikaans singing sensation Kurt Darren to visit the Anne Hirsch Show. What follows is the usual amount of awkwardness that Anne has perfected and even a music video.

EFF suspended from Parliament for five days

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has been suspended from the National Assembly for five working days.

DJ Fresh defends Euphonik over ‘Nonke’ comment

DJ Fresh has come out in defence of comments made by DJ Euphonik recently‚ saying he knew that the explicit remarks were addressed to Twitter trolls and not the whole of South Africa.

SA’s first gay and inclusive rugby team is recruiting new players

South Africa’s first gay and inclusive rugby team‚ Jozi Cats has pushed the envelope in their new initiative to recruit more players. The cheeky campaign sees the burly players from the rugby team in a series of photographs emblazoned with homophobic slurs in an attempt to challenge stereotypes about gay male athletes

Elon Musk ‘bounced’ from high profile Met Gala party

International media are reporting that tech mogul Elon Musk was bounced from the Met Gala after party earlier this week after security refused to let him enter the event saying his name was not on the list.

The SABC introduces controversial new production reforms

The SABC this week announced a series of production reforms aimed at increasing the amount of local content at the national broadcaster‚ but it seems not everyone is happy.

No tarred road‚ no vote – angry Mahikeng residents threaten

Angry Mahikeng villagers have vowed not to vote in the upcoming local government elections if the North West government does not build them a tarred road.

Trucker wants payout from boss he claims assaulted him‚ then fired him when he couldn't work

A truck driver is fuming after he says he was called the K-word and physically manhandled by his former employer‚ causing a shoulder injury that requires surgery.