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16 January 2019 5:03 AM 4 years after fire, still no electricity in Masiphumelele

More than 100 families living in Masiphumelele Wetlands informal settlement say they have been without electricity since fires in May 2014 and November 2015, reports GroundUp. Section C was destroyed in a fire in May of 2014. Then, in November 2015, the biggest fire in the community destroyed over 1 000 homes, mostly in E section. Four years later, some families 1007

14 January 2019 1:38 PM WATCH: Monty Panesar's disastrous quiz show performance

Cape Town - Former England spinner Monty Panesar did not have the best day at the office when appearing on quiz show, Mastermind. The show, which aired over the weekend, saw Panesar battle his way through 15 questions. He got 1 right. Clearly a little nervous, things got worse for Panesar and after he got his first question right, he got his next 14 wrong 167

09 January 2019 8:36 PM Man dies while trying to save girl, 13, from drowning at sea

A 29-year-old man has died, while two other people have been transported to hospital following a drowning incident at Wolfgat Nature Reserve on Wednesday. "Despite extensive efforts by paramedics to resuscitate the 29-year-old man, sadly he has been declared deceased on the scene. "The 13-year-old female, believed to be a disabled person, and the man aged in his 30's were transported 120

09 January 2019 5:33 PM LATEST: US to citizens in DRC: 'Depart the country'

The United States is giving its citizens in the Democratic Republic of Congo succinct advice: "Depart the country." A new US embassy security alert says DRC's electoral commission is soon expected to announce results of the presidential election. It warns of possible crowds gathering to hear the results. Congolese activist groups have urged people to "be ready 87

09 January 2019 12:11 PM Security tight as DRC prepares to release 1st vote results

Anti-riot police with water cannon and armoured vehicles are outside the Democratic Republic of Congo's electoral commission ahead of the announcement of the first results of the presidential election. Residents of the capital, Kinshasa, say the heavy security presence is a bad sign. Resident John Kabamba says it "may be a message that the publication 485

08 January 2019 7:21 PM Chewing gum helps convict DJ for killing teacher more than 20 years ago

A popular Pennsylvania DJ has pleaded guilty to raping and strangling a schoolteacher in 1992 after being identified as a suspect as a result of DNA a relative submitted to a genealogy database. Raymond Charles Rowe apologised in court on Tuesday for killing 25-year-old primary school teacher Christy Mirack at her apartment in Lancaster. He was sentenced 125

08 January 2019 8:49 AM Kolisi's Madiba comments land him in hot water

Cape Town - Springbok captain Siya Kolisi's comments on the South African quota system have landed him in hot water with many rugby followers. Footage of an interview with Kyodo News surfaced over the weekend in which Kolisi suggested that former South African President Nelson Mandela would not have supported the quota system in South Africa. "I don’t 78

05 January 2019 2:14 PM Father drowns while on fishing trip with children on Garden Route

A 45-year-old man who took his three kids fishing in the Swartvlei, at the Pine Lake Marina, between Sedgefield and Knysna drowned on Friday evening after their boat capsized. According to the National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI), the father and his three children aged 16, seven and five were on holiday in George and visiting friends at the Marina when they hired 199

02 January 2019 5:00 PM PICS: Minki van der Westhuizen and her family vacation at the beach

Cape Town - TV personality Minki van der Westhuizen and her family are enjoying their holiday at the beach, and we're so jealous! The former Boer Soek 'n Vrou host is spending time in Hermanus, soaking up the sun and splashing in the water. In one photo, the mother-of-three takes her daughters for a walk, and she captions the cute snap: "First outing 85

02 January 2019 2:00 PM WATCH: Nicki Minaj's boyfriend kisses her toes in the hot tub

Cape Town – Nicki Minaj and her boyfriend, Kenneth Petty, are living their best lives in love. A new video shared on Nicki’s Instagram shows things getting steamy as the happy couple appear to be enjoying themselves in what looks like a hot tub. At one point, while chilling in the water, Kenneth grabs Nicki’s feet and kisses them, making the rapper blissfully 73