EFF has brought parliament into disrepute: ANC

The EFF's disruption of proceedings in the National Assembly on Thursday was tantamount to bringing Parliament into disrepute, government said in a statement on Friday.

South Africa at war in the DRC – The Inside Story

A blackout on operations by South African soldiers fighting rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo has left historic battles shrouded in mystery.

Mashaba announces his first Bafana squad

New Bafana Bafana coach Ephraim 'Shakes' Mashaba named a squad of 34 players on Friday for the next two Caf Africa Cup of Nations qualifying matches against Sudan and Nigeria.

SABC won't be held to ransom by Generations actors: Motsoeneng

The SABC will not allow itself to be held to ransom by actors, the public broadcaster's COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng said on Friday.
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Top five punk songs for EFF 'anarchists'

Here are five potential anthems for EFF MPs who the ANC has labelled as 'rebels masked as parliamentarians' who want to cause anarchy.

New Ebola-like hemorrhagic fever kills 13 in DR Congo in 10 days

As fears grow that the Ebola outbreak will spread across Africa and beyond, DR Congo's Health Minister Felix Kabange Numbi said a hemorrhagic fever of unknown origin had killed 13 people in the country's northwest in the past two weeks.

US warns Islamic State 'beyond anything' it has seen

The United States said Thursday that the Islamic State was "beyond anything" it has seen, as US warplanes pressed on with airstrikes against it despite death threats against an American hostage.

Don't trust Facebook Nene with your money: finance ministry

There are several fake Facebook accounts purporting to be those of Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene, his ministry said on Friday.

EFF 'trampling on dignity of parliament': Mantashe

The Economic Freedom Fighters trampled on Parliament's dignity by disrupting proceedings in the National Assembly on Thursday, ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe said.

Rugby too white: Tutu

Anglican Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu says South Africa deserves to have a Springbok team representative of its rainbow nation, according to a report.

Nine more years of mud schools

If the Education Department continues replacing mud schools with permanent buildings at its current pace it will not finish until 2023.

Girl's swollen tummy not a baby but tapeworms given by mom to slim her for pageant

A teenage girl in Florida discovered her swollen belly was filled with tapeworms after a visit to the doctor ruled out the possibility that she was pregnant.

Ebola outbreak underestimated, people hiding the sick

The magnitude of the Ebola outbreak has been underestimated because families hide infected relatives in their homes, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Friday.

Cape Town denies given Sanral undertaking to keep tariffs secret

The City of Cape Town denied giving Sanral an undertaking to keep proposed tariffs on the contested N1 and N2 highway tolls confidential until a tender to operate it had been awarded.

Lions lose second flyhalf to injury

Golden Lions coach Johan Ackermann has been forced to withdraw flyhalf Jaco van der Walt from his side to face Western Province in their Currie Cup clash in Cape Town on Saturday.

Pirates on the cusp of another final

With Orlando Pirates on the verge of a fifth consecutive final, coach Vladimir Vermezovic selected a tried and tested line-up for their MTN8 semi-final at the Orlando Stadium on Saturday.

I feel betrayed by Generations actors: Vundla

Mfundi Vundla felt betrayed by some Generations soapy actors who allegedly painted him as an avaricious exploiter, he said on Friday.

Russian GP will go ahead says F1 chief Ecclestone

Formula One ringmaster Bernie Ecclestone on Friday said he had no doubt that this year's controversial inaugural Russian Grand Prix in Sochi will go ahead as planned in early October.

SIU says it doesn't have to make Nkandla report public

The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) does not have to make its report on security upgrades to President Jacob Zuma's home public, it said.

Four down, three seas to go for UK swimmer Lewis Pugh

Endurance swimmer and United Nation’s Environment Programme (UNEP)’s Patron of the Oceans, Lewis Pugh completed the fourth leg of his Seven Swims in the Seven Seas for 1 Reason campaign.

Sharks aim to maintain up-curve

The unbeaten Sharks face the Free State Cheetahs in round three of the Currie Cup on Saturday and coach Brad Macleod-Henderson is targeting further improvements when they run out at Kings Park in Durban.
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