Zuma ‘dangerous for our fragile democracy’‚ says Maimane

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane on Saturday accused President Jacob Zuma of corrupting the State and capturing its institutions that fight corruption for his “own nefarious means” – and warned that the DA would not allow the fight against corruption to be undermined.

SA’s withdrawal from ICC a ‘slap in the face’ for victims‚ African organisations say

South Africa’s announced withdrawal from the International Criminal Court (ICC) is a slap in the face for victims of the most serious crimes and should be reconsidered‚ African groups and international organisations with a presence in Africa said on Saturday. 

Reports that Mcebo Dlamini on hunger strike false‚ prison authorities say

Correctional Services spokesman Manelisi Wolela has denied allegations that student leader Mcebo Dlamini is on a hunger strike at the Johannesburg Prison.
Republican U.S. presidential nominee Donald Trump reads from a teleprompter as he addresses a campaign rally in Newtown

Trump to lay out what he would do in first 100 days if elected president

U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump will lay out on Saturday what he would do in the first 100 days of his administration should he win the November 8 election.

Senior Egypt military officer shot dead near Cairo

A senior Egyptian army officer was shot dead outside his home in a Cairo suburb on Saturday, a military official and a relative said.

WATCH: Footage of Shaeera Kalla moments before she was shot has emerged

Video evidence of the moments leading up to Shaeera Kalla, the former University of Witwatersrand SRC president, being shot at with rubber bullets has emerged.

Priest shot at by robbers while praying

A priest was shot at while praying when 10 robbers burst into a church in Alexandra‚ Johannesburg‚ on Friday night and held up the congregation.

He makes me feel secure, says Denise Zimba on her man

It's no secret that TV personality Denise Zimba is downright crazy by nature.
Ivanka Trump takes her seat before the third and final 2016 presidential campaign debate in Las Vegas

Ivanka Trump backs her father but doesn't want to fall with him

She is as calm and thoughtful as her father is strident and impetuous.
police, crime scene

Two suspected robbers killed in apparent mob justice

Two suspected robbers have been killed in apparent mob justice in Erasmia‚ Pretoria.

I'm a very difficult person to imitate, says Julius Malema on Trevor Noah

Julius Malema says that he is not a fan of comedy but after watching Trevor Noah's attempts to mimic him he can safely say that Trevor is not succeeding.

Boobs and booty: Lexi flaunts it all!

Reality TV star Lexi Van has been working hard on her summer body and the results are showing.

Suspicious envelope found at Clinton campaign office: police

An envelope containing a white powdery substance was sent to one of White House hopeful Hillary Clinton's campaign offices in New York, though police initially ruled out any danger.

Zamalek counting on early goal to sucker punch Sundowns in African Champions League final

Zamalek legend Hazem Emam says an early goal will leave the Cairo giants as favourites to overturn their 3-0 deficit in the second leg of the African Champions League final against Mamelodi Sundowns in Alexandria on Sunday night.

Germany refuses to print new bond notes for Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe is scrambling to find someone to print the country’s new bond notes after a German company rejected a request to help.

Van Rooyen suddenly withdraws his interdict

In another twist involving the public protector’s office‚ the Minister of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs Des van Rooyen has withdrawn his urgent application to stop the state capture report from being released.

Juju welcomes baby Munzhedzi to the world

It looks like Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema and wife Mantwa have welcomed their first child together.

The only guidebook you need for Kruger National Park

Keep this book in your vehicle to ensure you navigate flawlessly through the vast Kruger game reserve, says Paul Ash

No shortage of mouthwatering battles to look forward to in Currie Cup final

It's been seven years since the Free State Cheetahs and the Blue Bulls played in a Currie Cup final.

Raising Aidan – a few superheroes pitch up to help

Seven-year-old Aidan Botha was dreading having to yet again undergo surgery for a rare genetic disorder but it all changed when his superheroes pitched up at his home.

Sanef slams Independent Media for quitting Press Council

Independent Media’s decision to leave the Press Council and set up its own tribunal and appoint a staff member as its ombud has been harshly criticised by the South African National Editors’ Forum (Sanef).

Minister’s ICC move ‘unconstitutional‚ unlawful’ - Lawyers for Human Rights‚ Freedom Under Law

The Lawyers for Human Rights (LHR) has added its voice to concern about South Africa’s intention to withdraw from the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court.
Burundi's President Nkurunziza embraces his South African counterpart Zuma as he departs after an Africa Union-sponsored dialogue in an attempt to end months of violence in the capital Bujumbura

Justice interrupted: The true cost of SA rejecting the ICC

Burundi announced on Wednesday it would withdraw from the International Criminal Court (ICC)‚ making it the first country to do so. A day later‚ South Africa delivered a notice to the United Nations expressing it would do the same.

Baleka Mbete takes police minister to task

National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete is displeased with Police Minister Nathi Nhleko‚ who criticised Parliament for failing to institute an inquiry into Robert McBride‚ head of the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Ipid).

QUIZ: How well do you know your lingo?

Think you're in with the cool crowd? Do you slip in a "lit" whenever you can? Take this quiz to see if you're really in the know.

Mkhwebane leaves Zuma interdict in hands of the court

The new public protector says she will leave the dispute over the state capture report prepared by her predecessor Thuli Madonsela in the hands of the court.

Why have the most recent waves of protest at SA’s tertiary institutions been so violent?

Factors that fuel male aggression are key to understanding this worrying phenomenon.

Week two: Panayiotou murder trial roundup

The second week of the Panayiotou murder trial was filled with technical evidence and some of the state’s key witnesses were left fumbling for words as the defence cast doubt on their credibility.

'Chemical incident' shuts down London City airport

Hundreds of passengers and staff were evacuated from London City airport on Friday following a "chemical incident" that left some travellers feeling "unwell", the fire service said.

Most provinces fail to test wannabe school principals

Just 7% of candidates for school principal posts around the country have undergone competency testing.

New public protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane changes channel to Gupta TV

New Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane reportedly instructed her staff during her first week in office to change the TV news feed from eNCA to ANN7.