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17 November 2018 6:43 AM Bosasa saga: Ramaphosa must admit he lied to Parliament

The EFF has called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to take full responsibility and admit that he lied to Parliament about a R500 000 payment from Bosasa. Ramaphosa backtracked on a response he gave before the National Assembly 11 days ago about the payment from Bosasa CEO Gavin Watson, allegedly for the benefit of his son, Andile. The president said the October 18

16 November 2018 8:16 PM DA calls for investigation into Ramaphosa family, Bosasa relationship

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has called for a full investigation into the relationship between Bosasa and the Ramaphosa family. "This investigation should cover all payments made to any member of the Ramaphosa family from Bosasa and African Global Operations. [It should also] cover the business relationship between Bosasa and President Cyril Ramaphosa's son," he said on Friday 19

16 November 2018 4:38 AM Howell grabs PGA lead at RSM Classic

Washington - American Charles Howell, who hasn't won a PGA title since 2007, fired a bogey-free eight-under par 64 on Thursday to grab a two-stroke lead after the opening round of the RSM Classic. The 39-year-old native of Augusta, Georgia - home of the Masters - won his first PGA crown in 2002 at Kingsmill and his next in 2007 at Riviera, beating Phil Mickelson 22

15 November 2018 8:09 PM Rossouw thinking Kolpak not Proteas for now..

Cape Town - Rilee Rossouw admits that, although he has thought about returning to play for the Proteas, he will continue his Kolpak deal with Hampshire. Rossouw has returned to South Africa to partake in the Mzansi Super League, which gets under way on Friday. Rossouw, who has played 36 ODIs and 15 T20Is for the Proteas, left South Africa in January 26

15 November 2018 5:30 PM Coetzee still harbours Bok ambitions

Cape Town - Flanker Marcell Coetzee still harbours ambitions of playing for the Springboks. Despite not being called up by Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus in 2018, Coetzee told Netwerk24 he hasn’t given up hope of playing in next year’s Rugby World Cup in Japan. “I think a lot of things can still happen before the World Cup - like injuries and new stars 24

15 November 2018 1:33 PM Mynhardt shines in bare-knuckle debut

Mynhardt, 36, competed in the World Bare Knuckle Fighting Federation’s inaugural event in Wyoming last week, dismantling Nick Gonzalez en-route to a second round TKO at the Casper Events Centre. The South African eased into the semi-finals of a lightweight tournament alongside one-time UFC fighter Robbie Peralta. Peralta beat another ex-EFC representative 19

14 November 2018 12:06 PM EFF loses two court matters in ongoing battle with AfriForum

It has been a bad day in court for the Economic Freedom Fighters, with them losing two battles with costs. This now brings to five the number of courts cases the red berets have lost to AfriForum since March 2017. On Wednesday, the EFF sought to interdict a warrant allowing the seizure its movable assets from its Johannesburg office, but failed after 21

14 November 2018 8:04 AM Westwood parts with caddie after 10 years

Georgia - Lee Westwood and Matt Kuchar won last week, each ending four-plus years without winning on their home circuit. They also won without their regular caddies. Kuchar used a local caddie at Mayakoba because he entered at the last minute and his regular looper, John Wood, had a previous engagement. Westwood used his girlfriend, Helen Storey, who previously 28

13 November 2018 7:12 PM Women still scarce on JSE-listed boards, despite new listing requirements

Just 10% of 267 JSE-listed companies analysed in a recent survey have achieved gender parity on their boards. A further 50 did not report on gender at board level in 2017, despite amendments to JSE listing requirements last year to include the promotion of gender diversity at board level. This is according to a report by the 30% Club Southern Africa 19

13 November 2018 2:30 PM Pope to visit Morocco in March

Pope Francis, who has made building bridges between Christianity and Islam a cornerstone of his papacy, will visit Morocco in March, the Vatican said on Tuesday. Francis, 81, will be the second pope to travel to Morocco, following John Paul II more than three decades ago. He will take in Rabat and Casablanca on the March 30-31 trip to the Muslim-majority 21