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21 April 2018 8:58 AM Hunt: Injuries, new players hampered us

Hunt also revealed his frustration that striker Amr Gamal, who fell out of favour at the club, did not live up to his lofty expectations. “I think from pre-season, the whole defence was out at a certain time, then our midfield was out right at the beginning, so that didn’t help,” Hunt said, according to the KickOff website. “Then we had to bring in a lot of new players 14

21 April 2018 6:10 AM Jali parts ways with Oostende

Cape Town - Belgian side KV Oostende on Friday announced that it has parted ways with Bafana Bafana midfielder Andile Jali after more than four years of service to the club. The 28-year had recently confirmed that he will be making his way back to the Absa Premiership, where he has been linked with a return to former club, Orlando Pirates, and a reunion 15

21 April 2018 5:14 AM Black Coffee remembers Avicii: Just last week I was chatting with you

The news sent shock waves through the global music industry with fans and fellow artists remembering the young DJ. South African muso Black Coffee joined those sharing memories of the Swedish hit-maker when he posted a moving tribute on his social media and played Avicii’s music during his set on Friday at Coachella music festival in California 17

20 April 2018 7:18 PM SA cricketers competing in English County Champs

Cape Town - The County Championship's new season has begun and this year it sees several South Africans in the mix in England. Division One has eight teams and Division Two has ten teams, with two teams relegated and two promoted at the end of the season. The first round of matches began on April 13 and the final round of matches is scheduled to end on September 19

20 April 2018 6:43 PM Competition Commission nets global award on forex cartel case

The Competition Commission’s work on the foreign exchange cartel case saw it beat out competing agencies in the Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa region to win an international award. The commission was recognised as the Agency of the Year in Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa at the Annual Global Competition Review Awards held in Washington DC, it said in a statement 20

20 April 2018 5:13 PM Le Clos launches academy in Cape Town

Cape Town - Four-time Olympic medallist Chad le Clos has launched his new swimming academy in Cape Town on Friday. Taking a rounded approach to development, the new Chad le Clos Academy aims to transform the way swimming is taught in South Africa, from beginner through to elite level. The structured and world-class CLeC Academy programme will ensure 19

20 April 2018 4:00 AM Ivory Coast ambassador Bernard Tanoh-Boutchoue to UN dies

Veteran diplomat Bernard Tanoh-Boutchoue, the Ivory Coast's ambassador to the United Nations and a member of the UN Security Council, has died suddenly. The Security Council began a meeting Thursday with members standing in silent tribute to their colleague, who was serving a two-year term on the U.N.'s most powerful body. Peru's UN Ambassador Gustavo 25

19 April 2018 3:36 PM Celebrations for SA Fed Cup team

Cape Town – The South African Fed Cup team gained promotion to Europe/Africa Group 2 in 2019 when they ousted Malta 2-1 in Montenegro on Thursday. Playing in the playoff promotional tie of the four day Europe/Africa Group 3 tournament at the Ulcinj Bellevue in Ulcinj, South Africa came from 0-1 down to beat a strong Malta side who had upset second seed Morocco 32

18 April 2018 6:40 PM 'Indefinite' bus strike continues on Thursday

A crippling nationwide bus strike will enter its second day on Thursday. "The bus strike continues tomorrow," said Gary Wilson, secretary general of the South African Road Passenger Bargaining Council. "We have managed to get all parties to meet in Johannesburg tomorrow at the bargaining table. Hopefully we can persuade the parties to reach an agreement 25

18 April 2018 5:34 AM Kiwi refs on duty in SA

Cape Town - A pair of New Zealand referees will take charge of the Super Rugby encounters taking place in South Africa this weekend. Ben O'Keeffe has been appointed as referee for the Bulls' game against the Rebels in Pretoria on Saturday (15:05 kick-off). O'Keeffe will be assisted by South Africans Rasta Rasivhenge and AJ Jacobs, with Willie Vos the television 28