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20 May 2018 6:00 AM Isis threatens Ronaldo, Messi ahead of World Cup

Johannesburg - Fundamentalist group the Islamic State (Isis) has issued an eerie new threat ahead of the World Cup in Russia, this time aimed at soccer stars Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. In chilling new posters, the Islamic State has threatened to behead Ronaldo and Messi at the World Cup. According to The Sun, the group is repeating calls for “lone attackers 22

11 May 2018 7:46 PM Mosque attack: Relative of slain worshipper says it was heartbreaking to watch him fight for his life

A relative of Abbas Essop, who died shortly after an attack at a mosque in Verulam, KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday, says it was heartbreaking to witness Essop fight for his life after his throat was slit. "It was very heartbreaking to witness his death at this mosque," said the relative, who asked not to be named for "security reasons". The relative said he was one of the people 29

09 May 2018 9:02 PM White man wanted hitman to kill black neighbour

Authorities say a white South Carolina man thought he was offering $500 to a hitman to kill his black neighbour, hang his body from a tree and burn a cross on his lawn – but he was mistaken. Court documents show the supposed hitman contacted through a white supremacist group was really an undercover officer, and 25-year-old Brandon Lecroy was charged 26

05 May 2018 9:10 PM Hitmen reportedly hired to kill Supra Mahumapelo, says his office

The office of North West premier Supra Mahumapelo said a case of conspiracy to commit murder has been opened after it received word about a plot to eliminate the embattled premier. Brian Setswambung, from Mahumapelo's office, said Mahumapelo received the news about the plot to assassinate him on Saturday. "The plot involves hiring hitmen who have already 25

03 May 2018 5:55 AM Sandra Bullock stalker found dead

According to NBC Los Angeles, Joshua James Corbett died on Wednesday of a self-inflicted injury after refusing to leave his house when police showed up to arrest him. LAPD did not disclose as to why they wanted to arrest Corbett but later confirmed to E! News that the man claimed to have a weapon and threatened to kill them, resulting in a request for SWAT personnel 2645

02 May 2018 10:00 AM PICS: Kenya floods kill at least 100, displace over 200 000

At least 100 people have reportedly been killed, while over 200 000 have been displaced by four weeks of floods, landslides and heavy rains in Kenya. A relief organisation, Red Cross, said that the development was a humanitarian disaster, according to BBC. Red Cross said that there were fears about outbreaks of cholera and other waterborne diseases after 30

05 April 2018 1:30 PM French, Malian troops kill 30 jihadists: France

Thirty jihadists were killed in a clash with French and Malian troops near Mali's border with Niger, the French military said on Thursday. The fight, involving a group of about 60 jihadists, took place on Sunday in the Akabar area, spokesperson Colonel Patrik Steiger said, adding that Malian forces sustained "losses" but there were no French casualties 31

05 April 2018 11:27 AM WATCH: ‘I’ll feel bad for the rest of my life’ – Marietjie Vosloo

YOU spoke to Marietjie Vosloo as she touched down in South Africa, after almost a year and a half behind bars in Mauritius. The 34-year-old mom, from Springs in Gauteng, was desperate to be reunited with her son, whom she hasn’t seen since October 2016. Marietjie, her husband Mike, their 11-year-old son and Mike’s daughter Mundolene, 17, had been on holiday 22

04 April 2018 8:27 PM Downs made to work against Chippa

Cape Town - Mamelodi Sundowns defeated Chippa United 2-0 at Loftus Versfeld in the Absa Premiership on Wednesday evening. The Chilli Boys looked to press and hurry Sundowns at every opportunity and a minute before the half-hour mark it forced an error from Wayne Arendse, who was caught in possession by Linda Mntambo, but Denis Onyango was quick of his line to mop up the danger 18

03 April 2018 1:01 PM Egypt's health ministry says 7 killed in road accident

Egypt's Health Ministry says a car crash has left seven people dead and 11 others injured on a desert road connecting the capital Cairo and the city of Suez. Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed says the accident took place on Tuesday when a bus crashed into a truck. He says the injured were taken to a nearby hospital and the injuries include fractures 31