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20 February 2018 7:59 AM Stormers boosted by Pieter-Steph return

Cape Town - Pieter-Steph du Toit is fit and available for the Stormers’ Super Rugby clash against the Waratahs in Sydney on Saturday. Having missed this past weekend's 28-20 win over the Jaguares at Newlands with a lower back strain, the Springbok forward was then included in the touring squad for fixtures against the Waratahs, Crusaders and Highlanders 23

20 February 2018 5:12 AM Div: SA Rugby urged Zimbabwe not to appoint me

Cape Town - Former Springbok coach Peter de Villiers has launched a scathing attack on his former employers at SA Rugby, implying that they blacklisted him and tried to prevent him from getting future employment. De Villiers was earlier this month confirmed as Zimbabwe’s new head coach but on Monday took the opportunity to hit out at the top brass of SA Rugby 20

19 February 2018 8:04 AM Tsvangirai's death: Mugabe remains 'conspicuously silent', says report

Harare – Zimbabwe's ex-president Robert Mugabe has reportedly not said a word since the death of his toughest rival Morgan Tsvangirai. The former trade union stalwart, who posed the most formidable challenge to Mugabe’s nearly four-decade hold on power, died on Wednesday last week in a hospital in South Africa where he was being treated for colon cancer 24

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 22

16 February 2018 3:50 PM Cut bloated Cabinet in half, Cosatu urges Ramaphosa ahead of SONA

Cape Town - Trade union federation Cosatu has called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to cut SA's "bloated" Cabinet in half. In a pre-State of the Nation Address statement, Cosatu said that "captured ministers" should fired be immediately, and "bling lifestyles" of the political elite stopped. It did not specifically name any ministers. Ramaphosa will deliver 26

16 February 2018 8:30 AM UN envoy hopes for some agreement at South Sudan peace talks

New York - The UN envoy for South Sudan says he hopes "some form of agreement" will be signed Friday in Ethiopia's capital where talks are taking place aimed at ending the country's five-year civil war. David Shearer told reporters Thursday that "it might not go quite as far as we all would have hoped, but it might provide the platform for ongoing discussions 30

16 February 2018 6:30 AM Top Africa stories: Tsvangirai, Mnangagwa, Ethiopia

Harare - Zimbabwe was plunged into grief on Thursday following the death of veteran opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai, roundly praised as a hero, champion of democracy and symbol of resistance who will be hard to replace. The former trade union stalwart who posed the most formidable challenge to the ruling Zanu PF party's nearly four-decade hold on power 24

15 February 2018 12:46 PM New sponsor joins WP Rugby fold

Cape Town - Warwick has been confirmed as a new sponsor of both the Stormers and Western Province teams, as Associate Sponsor and Wealth Partner. Warwick is a local and international investment house, with products that span asset, estate, wealth and credit management. Warwick operates across South Africa, with offices in Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban 31

14 February 2018 9:01 PM Jacob Zuma resigns as president of South Africa

"I have...come to the decision to resign as the president of the republic with immediate effect," Zuma told reporters at the Union Buildings on Wednesday night. Zuma's time as president has been marked by controversy, ranging from his relationship with the controversial Gupta family, dropped charges of corruption and his acquittal on a charge of rape, to the upgrades 26

14 February 2018 9:03 AM Presidency planned for, then withdrew 10:00 media briefing plans

Cape Town - The Presidency had initially planned to hold a media briefing for President Jacob Zuma at the Union Building at 10:00 on Wednesday, but the request was later withdrawn, an official email shows. News24 has seen an email sent by Presidency deputy director of communications Shadi Baloyi at 16:39 on Tuesday, requesting the SAPS permit office 29