Sat Oct 01 08:54:33 SAST 2016

Yet another pay increase for Hlaudi Motsoeneng

The annual report released by the public broadcaster has revealed that controversial SABC boss Hlaudi Motsoeneng received a massive salary hike‚ taking his annual package from R3.8-million to R4.2million in the past financial year. [42] comments

The Dirty Secrets of Japan’s Illegal Ivory Trade

New evidence of Japan’s failure to control illegal ivory trading at a time when Africa’s elephants face extinction is revealed in a damning report just released. [2] comments

ANC reformers await outcome of NEC indaba

ANC activists who earlier march to the party’s headquarters calling for the resignation of President Jacob Zuma will determine their next move after the party’s national executive committee (NEC) meeting this weekend. [4] comments

JSE asked to cough up R1 billion for students

The Congress of South African Students marched to the JSE on Friday to voice their grievances over the cost of tertiary education and to ask for R1 billion. [4] comments

Thousands hold silent protest to keep UCT doors of learning open

A #FeesMustFall protester addresses thousands of UCT students and staff who want the institution to reopen on Monday. Photo: Ashraf Hendricks Thousands of students and staff heeded a call to sit down for an hour and read in silence on the steps of the University of Cape Town (UCT) upper campus on Friday. [3] comments

Royalty to meet Zuma about freeing King Dalindyebo

Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo of AbaThembu
Probably the most controversial on the list, Dalindyebo is currently on a hospital bed in prison.
He was sentenced to 12 years in prison for assault, arson, kidnapping and defeating the ends of justice in October 2015. Four Eastern Cape royals will meet the ANC’s top six‚ led by President Jacob Zuma‚ to plead for the release of the jailed abaThembu king Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo. [43] comments

Wits students vote to go back to lectures

#FeesMustFall protest. Picture Credit: Abigail Javier The majority of students at the University of the Witwatersrand want to go back to class on Monday. [14] comments

KZN students weep as bail is denied

UKZN students march Picture: JACKIE CLAUSEN Some of University KwaZulu-Natal students burst into tears when their bail application was delayed in the Pietermaritzburg Magistrate’s Court on Friday afternoon. [25] comments

It's racists 10, Fifa 0

It would be a gross exaggeration on my part to say I have been shocked by Fifa's announcement this week that it has disbanded its anti-racism task force. [45] comments

SABC bosses justify losses: We are not in it for profit

While the SABC bosses, including Hlaudi Motsoeneng, justified the organisation's R411-million loss and R5-billion in irregular and wasteful expenditure, cabinet slammed the decision to reappoint him. [29] comments

Mzansi's Sexiest 2017 Top 12 revealed

Sam Meyiwa says Kelly 'trapped' Senzo by falling pregnant

Ray Phiri under investigation after being involved in fatal accident

Black Coffee 'regrets' klapping AKA's road manager- extends public apology to him

Black Coffee at #10yearsofBlackCoffee celebration. Picture Credit: Tladi Kotelo

A very good year for our curvy Minnie - Bigger and better things to come

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Do you think Herman Mashaba is justified in halting the bicycle lane project until all roads in Joburg are tarred?