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25 May 2018 8:59 AM Miss South Africa 2018: Absolutely everything you need to know

Cape Town - We've made a comprehensive list of everything you need to know ahead of the 60th Miss South Africa pageant. A new Miss South Africa will be crowned at Sun International's Sun Arena at Time square in Pretoria on Sunday. And we are so excited! Watch the Miss South Africa pageant at 17:00 on M-Net (DStv 101) and Mzansi Magic (DStv 161) on Sunday 12

24 May 2018 6:13 PM Algeria blasts NGOs for 'malicious campaign' over migrant explusions

Algeria blasted rights groups on Thursday for leading a "malicious campaign" against it, after NGOs accused the North African country of arresting sub-Saharan migrants en masse and forcefully deporting them. Algerian rights groups, activists and civil society members launched an advocacy push in mid-May entitled "We are all migrants!". Campaigners accused 16

24 May 2018 6:01 PM SARB should be independent even if it is nationalised

President Cyril Ramaphosa said he is committed to the independence of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB), even as the government considers nationalising it. The ANC last year adopted a motion calling for government ownership of the SARB, which is one of only a few central banks worldwide that is privately owned. In terms of the country’s Constitution 19

24 May 2018 4:34 PM Land expropriation for the poor, not politicians – Cosatu

The central executive committee (CEC) of the Congress of South African of Trade Unions (Cosatu) says it doesn't not want to see politicians benefit from the bid to expropriate land without compensation. Reading the trade union federation's statement, second deputy general secretary Solly Phetoe, said it wanted land expropriation to benefit poor working 20

24 May 2018 2:00 PM WATCH: DJ Black Coffee talks working with Pharrell Williams and when he’s releasing his new album

Cape Town – South African DJ Black Coffee sat down with the U.K publication, Complex and spoke about his new album’s release in August, his dream collaborations and a lot more. In the relaxed chat - that took place during the DJ’s recent tour of The United Kingdom – Black Coffee spoke about collaborating with Pharrell Williams, Akon and David Guetta 17

24 May 2018 1:58 PM ACSA calls for name proposals for Cape Town International, 3 other airports

Cape Town – It seems as if Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema’s dream of Cape Town International Airport being named after his political mother Winnie Madikizela-Mandela is one step closer to reality. ACSA announced on Thursday that it was in the process of accepting suggested names for four of the airports under its care. The airports whose 18

24 May 2018 1:49 PM Parliamentary committee welcomes appointment of new Hawks boss

The chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Police, Francois Beukman, has welcomed the appointment of General Godfrey Lebeya as the new head of the Directorate of Priority Crime Investigation (Hawks). On Thursday, Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane announced that Cabinet had approved the appointment of Lebeya as the national head for the Hawks 18

24 May 2018 1:16 PM SACA pays tribute to De Villiers

Cape Town - The South African Cricketers’ Association (SACA) on Thursday paid tribute to AB de Villiers who retired from international cricket on Wednesday. In a shock move, AB de Villiers, 34, announced his retirement from all international cricket with immediate effect. The decision comes as a massive blow to the Proteas, who would have been counting 20

24 May 2018 5:25 AM Five banks ranked among SA's strongest brands

Johannesburg – Five South African commercial banks are among the top 10 strongest brands in the country. Brand Finance, a business valuation and strategy consultancy company, mentioned ABSA, Capitec, FNB, Nedbank and Standard Bank among the top 10 strongest brands in its report. The company ranked the Top 10 Most Valuable Brands and Most Strongest Brands 21

24 May 2018 4:48 AM I was playing for my dead baby

Moruleng - Thato Lingwati led Jomo Cosmos on Wednesday, just five days after his baby daughter died, as they drew 0-0 at Platinum Stars to keep alive hopes of promotion to the Absa Premiership. At the halfway stage of a double-round promotion/relegation series, Black Leopards have four points, fellow second division side Cosmos two and top-flight outfit 18