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15 November 2018 1:38 PM 17-strong commentary team for Mzansi Super League

Cape Town - Legendary Pakistani opening batsman Aamir Sohail will lead a strong commentary team containing 17 names for the Mzansi Super League (MSL), which officially opens with a top clash between the Cape Town Blitz and Tshwane Spartans at Newlands on Friday. The 32 tournament matches will be exclusively showcased by the SA Broadcasting Corporation 15

21 July 2018 5:22 AM Top Africa stories: Beauty queen sentenced to death, Mnangagwa's medication at rally

A Kenyan court has sentenced a 24-year-old beauty queen to death for murdering her boyfriend by stabbing him 25 times, drawing criticism from rights groups who called the punishment "inhumane". Ruth Kamande, who won a prison beauty pageant while awaiting trial, slashed her partner Farid Mohammed, 24, to death in 2015 and was convicted in May. "I want young 160

03 July 2018 9:49 AM Cameron van der Burgh ties the knot!

Cape Town - Olympian Cameron van der Burgh has officially tied the knot with long-time partner Nefeli Valakelis in Athens, Greece. The pair have been engaged since December 2016 after Van der Burgh proposed in the Swiss Alps. Their Greek wedding looked like a star-studded affair with multiple sports personalities and celebrities in attendance 38

22 May 2018 7:38 PM AB sole SA athlete in ESPN's 'World Fame 100'

Cape Town - Star Proteas batsman AB de Villiers is the sole South African featured in ESPN's World Fame 100 of 2018. The American sports publication rounded up the Top 100 athletes in the world based on a formula that took into account 'three fame factors': Google Trend score, social media following and endorsement dollars. According to ESPN, to find the 100 most famous 28

07 May 2018 4:10 PM World's reservoir of goodwill towards SA severely tested

Cape Town - There is still "a deep reservoir of goodwill" towards South Africa in the rest of the world, but it has been severely tested, according to Duke Malan of advisory firm HilburgMalan in Hong Kong. "People want to see South Africa work. Over the last decade we have severely tested the reservoir of goodwill and it nearly ran dry, but we must build 41

25 February 2018 8:00 AM All the beautiful people at Littlegig 2018

Johannesburg - The Wiesenhof farm outside Stellenbosch hosted the annual Littlegig 24-hour festival last weekend. A utopia for well-heeled guests, this year included social media personalities and celebrities such as TV presenter Bonnie Mbuli, radio deejay and journalist Shado Twala, TV and radio personality Bridget Masinga, Kaya FM managing director 60

16 February 2018 4:24 PM #SaveWater mascot makes a splash for all the wrong reasons

Cape Town - Splash, the puffy green mascot for the Department of Water and Sanitations #SaveWater campaign, shot to fame in its orange briefs on Friday - but for all the wrong reasons. Splash was photographed at the campaign launch at the Cullinan Hotel in Cape Town on Thursday, posing with sports personalities and celebrities, who have endorsed the campaign 36

15 February 2018 5:46 AM Philippines vows less violent drug war amid ICC probe

Manila - Philippine police said on Wednesday they have adopted special measures, including body cameras, to reduce violence in anti-narcotics operations as the International Criminal Court investigates allegations of thousands of extrajudicial killings in President Rodrigo Duterte's drug war. Five days after the ICC launched a preliminary examination 47

14 January 2018 4:04 AM FTF not good for SA football unity

Johannesburg - As reported last week, one can expect a lot ahead of the South African Football Association (Safa) elections on March 24, says S'Busiso Mseleku. I was perturbed to find out that the Football Transformation Forum (FTF) still exists. There was heated debate on social media – particularly Facebook – last month between FTF members and those 101

10 November 2017 5:24 AM PICS: Celebs hit the pink carpet at Feather Awards

Cape Town - Local celebs gathered at Kyalami's Theatre on The Track to celebrate the 9th annual Feather Awards on Thursday. The fabulous, fun and quirky award show celebrates the LGBTI community and iconic personalities and achievers who inspire the LGBTI community. SA's most colourful celebs hit the pink carpet to celebrate the event, including Skolopad 74