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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 127

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 172

16 October 2017 11:22 AM So much confusion! Will Babes' reality show make it to screens?

Babes Wodumo's "reality show" has been shrouded in confusion after Mzansi Magic denied the star's claim that it was set to air on the channel next month. Babes told Sunday Tribune the one-season only reality show would start filming later this month and give fans a glimpse into her life and career. The report claimed the series would be aired on Mzansi 64

16 October 2017 9:58 AM Twitter slates Nigeria's decision to honour Zuma with statue

President Zuma was awarded the highest honour during a visit to Nigeria’s Imo State at the weekend. A street has also been named after him. JOHANNESBURG – Social media has reacted with mixed emotions following the news that the Nigerian government unveiled a statue of President Jacob Zuma on Sunday. However, the professionals' group says the statue is not beneficial 47

06 October 2017 1:17 PM Govt has run out of low-hanging fruit

Cape Town – Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s upcoming mini budget delivery in a little more than three weeks is unlikely to appease ratings agencies, which have become increasingly sceptical about government’s ability to turn the economy and ailing state-owned enterprises (SOEs) around. This is according to emerging markets economist Peter Attard Montalto 52

07 September 2017 12:19 PM Minnie Dlamini's French bridal shower

The past week for Minnie and her besties has been all about sipping champers and unwinding before she steps into the next chapter of her life. With just a few weeks until her big day‚ Minnie has been in full planning mode to make sure every little detail for her big day was perfect. “I cannot wait for my upcoming white wedding and to share it with South 46

28 August 2017 12:28 PM [ANALYSIS] Coalition govts – nigh impossible, but may be SA's only good option

On Monday United Democratic Movement leader Bantu Holomisa is going to the High Court to try to stop the DA-led administration in Nelson Mandela Bay from removing the deputy mayor Mongameli Bobani. Last week DA mayor Athol Trollip was able to get a no-confidence motion through the council to remove Bobani from his position. On one level, this kind of incident 54

21 August 2017 9:12 AM PICS: Pearl Thusi and Jessica Nkosi look enchanting at the Inanda Africa Cup polo tournament

Cape Town - Local TV personalities Pearl Thusi and Jessica Nkosi stole the show at the Cell C Inanda Africa Cup polo tournament on Sunday. The Cell C Inanda Africa Cup is one of the most prestigious events on the polo calendar. This year it showcased some of Africa's most exceptional polo players represented by teams from Ghana, Nigeria, South Africa 41

08 August 2017 12:01 AM Kenya: Key to Successful Kenya Elections On August 8

August 8 marks a significant date in Kenya's political calendar with some 19.6 million registered voters expected to cast their votes in 40,833 polling stations across the country. At the end of that day or a few days after, Kenyans will expect to know whether they have re-elected a president, or handed someone else the keys to the State House for the next five years 57

03 August 2017 1:10 PM Kenyatta or Odinga? Why dynastic politics is alive and well in Kenya

Kenya’s general election will be contested by a large number of hopefuls, but in reality it’s a two-horse race between Raila Odinga of the National Super Alliance and Uhuru Kenyatta of the Jubilee Party. Unsurprisingly in a country in which the executive continues to wield a dominant influence, coverage of the campaign has focused on the personalities 35