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22 October 2018 10:24 AM Ethiopian marathoner who made Rio protest returns from exile

The Ethiopian marathon runner who made global headlines with an anti-government gesture at the Rio Olympics finish line returned from exile on Sunday after sports officials assured him he will not face prosecution. Feyisa Lilesa's return from the United States came several months after a reformist prime minister took office and announced sweeping political 22

21 October 2018 8:00 AM Selma Blair reveals multiple sclerosis diagnosis in emotional Instagram post

Los Angeles — Film and TV actress Selma Blair announced she is dealing with a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis. In a post on Saturday on her Instagram account, Blair, 46, says she was diagnosed with the disease of the central nervous system on 16 August. Blair says she is struggling with the disease's effects on her: "I am disabled. I fall sometimes 26

19 October 2018 12:22 PM Cloete to stay at Munster until 2022

Cape Town - Former Southern Kings flank Chris Cloete has signed a contract extension with Irish club Munster. Munster announced on their official website that Cloete has added a further two years on his current three-year deal which will see him stay at the Irish province until 2022. The 27-year-old joined Munster from the Kings last year, having earlier 22

18 October 2018 5:58 PM Sergio Perez extends F1 contract with Force India

Austin - Force India has announced a one-year extension for 2019 for Mexican driver Sergio Perez ahead of the US Grand Prix and next weekend's return to Mexico City. Perez has been with Force India since 2014, and he and his management team have been closely involved in the restructuring of the team. He is expected to partner with Williams river Lance 22

18 October 2018 11:58 AM Luke Shaw signs new five-year deal at Man United

Cape Town - Defender Luke Shaw has signed a new five-year deal at Manchester United worth a reported £160 000 a week, according to reports. According to reports, The 23-year-old has put pen to paper on a huge new deal that will see him earn upward of £150 000 to mark a stunning turnaround at the club. Shaw's deal was signed on Thursday and is expected 27

18 October 2018 10:05 AM Mining production down 9.1% for August

Stats SA announced on Thursday that mining production had decreased by 9.1% year-on-year in August 2018. This followed a decrease of 5.2% in July 2018, when compared to July 2017. On a month-on-month basis, seasonally adjusted mining production decreased by 1.2% in August 2018 compared with July 2018. This followed month-on-month changes of -8,3% in July 2018 and 5,1% in June 2018, said Stats 25

18 October 2018 7:20 AM Sun Met 2019 announces theme for 2019 event

Johannesburg – You can officially start planning your outfit for the 2019 Sun Met. The prestigious event has announced its theme for big day – African Luxury: Precious Metals. According to a press statement “the chosen theme is a celebration of the continent’s glitz, glamour, and natural materials that contribute greatly to the regal richness of Africa 25

17 October 2018 5:40 PM JUST IN: Ramaphosa reveals terms of reference into PIC probe

The commission of inquiry into the Public Investment Corporation will be headed by the former President of the Supreme Court of Appeal Justice Lex Mpati, and it will be assisted by Gill Marcus and Emmanuel Lediga. This is according to the terms of reference gazetted by President Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday. The commission of inquiry was initially announced 30

17 October 2018 12:31 PM Cheetahs announce 3 new signings

Bloemfontein - Sharks utility back Rhyno Smith and Griquas utility forward Sintu Manjezi have been added to the Cheetahs’ playing stocks. The Cheetahs announced on Thursday that Smith will join them on a five-week loan from the Sharks, while Manjezi is contracted for two years. Smith, 25, played Super Rugby, Currie Cup and SuperSport Challenge rugby 30

17 October 2018 7:27 AM MyCiti bus strike enters third day

A "wildcat" strike by MyCiti bus drivers entered its third day on Wednesday with some routes disrupted in Cape Town. Amid disgruntled and frustrated comments from commuters, the MyCiti social media accounts announced around 07:00 that the following routes were currently operational: T03, T02, X02, D01, D02, D03, D04, 101, 102, 103, 105, 114, 107, 110, 215, 231, 232, 233, 234, 236 and 237. Around 38