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26 December 2017 6:26 PM Chelsea close in on United after Brighton win

London - Alvaro Morata struck his 10th goal of the Premier League campaign as Chelsea secured a 2-0 victory over Brighton that moved Antonio Conte's side to within one point of second-placed Manchester United. After struggling to break down Chris Hughton's side during a poor first half, the Blues took control with Morata heading the opening goal immediately 63

19 November 2017 10:10 AM Apple pushes back release of HomePod speaker to 2018

A prototype of Apple's HomePod displayed during the 2017 Apple Worldwide Developer Conference in June. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP) San Francisco - Apple is delaying until early next year the release of its HomePod speaker set to compete with Amazon's Alexa-powered devices and Google Home as a smart home and music hub. The delay means Apple will miss the key holiday 137

09 November 2017 3:56 PM Now Guptas accuse regulator of urging banks to shut their accounts

Johannesburg - A group of companies linked to the politically connected Gupta family have said the country’s banking regulator encouraged lenders to shut their accounts, broadening a battle to retain the last of their banking services. The 20 businesses, which are suing Bank of Baroda’s local unit to keep their accounts open, have now included Reserve 74

31 October 2017 8:55 AM Who are Paul Manafort and Rick Gates?

Washington - Paul Manafort, a businessman and longtime Republican Party operative, surrendered on Monday to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to face the first charges produced by a special counsel investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential election. Manafort and his associate Rick Gates were indicted by a federal grand 61

29 October 2017 7:14 AM Zuma was paid a ‘salary’ by tender tycoon, claims book

President Jacob Zuma pocketed a “salary” of R1 million a month from a controversial tender mogul without declaring it to the South African Revenue Service (SARS), claims a new book by former Media24 investigative journalist Jacques Pauw. * Dlamini-Zuma’s campaign to become the ANC’s next president is partly being funded by Adriano Mazzotti, an alleged 74

27 October 2017 10:20 AM Security flaw could have let hackers turn on smart ovens

PARIS: A security flaw in LG's smart home devices gave hackers a way to control the household appliances of millions of customers, including the ability to turn on ovens, a computer security firm revealed on Thursday. Check Point Software Technologies said the vulnerability, called "HomeHack", in the LG SmartThinkQ mobile app and cloud application allowed 115

18 October 2017 1:47 PM SABC board chair steps down from Zuma's wife's foundation

Cape Town - New SABC board chairperson Bongumusa Makhathini has stepped down from his role as chairperson of the Bongi Ngema-Zuma Foundation. Makhathini was appointed as SABC board chairperson on Tuesday by President Jacob Zuma, more than a month after Parliament's approval of candidates. Eleven others were also appointed to non-executive board positions 36

18 October 2017 8:30 AM What South Africans really want on Tinder

Research by Kaspersky Lab has revealed what South Africans want from online dating services. It stated that 31% of South Africans use online dating services and apps, but that people looking for “the one” online might be disappointed. The research showed that of the users on services like Tinder, Bumble, and OK Cupid, only 10% are looking for a marriage 93

18 October 2017 6:20 AM Eskom probe: MPs to call 'critical witness'

The inquiry follows revelations in leaked emails of influence peddling by the Gupta family to score lucrative state contracts. CAPE TOWN - Parliament’s inquiry into Eskom will continue on Wednesday morning with lawmakers expected to call a “critical witness” to shed light on alleged wrongdoing at the parastatal. The Portfolio Committee on Public Enterprises 54

16 October 2017 11:03 PM Samsung unveils Galaxy Note 8 in Nigeria

Samsung’s newest flagship Smartphone, the Galaxy Note 8 is now available in the Nigerian market, according to an official statement by Samsung Electronics West Africa. The Note 8 which was launched in Lagos at the weekend, takes cues from Samsung’s Note and Galaxy S lines, while boasting even more exciting features making the smartphone a stunning device 94