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Protesters move to Joburg freeway

News24 - ‎6 hours ago‎
Johannesburg - Two men were rescued from being burnt alive in Protea Glen, Soweto, on Friday night after being accused of trying to rob a Pakistani shopkeeper, Johannesburg metro police said.
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Mozambique: Xenophobic attacks against S/Africans hit boarder - ‎6 hours ago‎
Anti-immigrants attacks in South Africa spilled over to Mozambique on Friday as Buses and Trucks bearing South African number plates have been attacked at the Ressano Garcia Boarder post which links the two Southern African countries.

EFF condemns attacks, says foreigners not the enemy

The New Age Online - ‎9 hours ago‎
The Economic Freedom Fighters on Friday urged an end to xenophobic attacks, saying the ruling ANC and not foreigners should carry the blame for poverty.
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Sixth person killed in KZN xenophobic violence

News24 - ‎8 hours ago‎
Durban - A sixth person, a foreign national, has died after being attacked in xenophobic confrontations in KwaZulu-Natal, police said, as a backlash forced South African companies to evacuate employees from neighbouring Mozambique.
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Still no decision on venue for Zwelithini's imbizo

News24 - ‎10 hours ago‎
Durban - A decision is yet to be made on where King Goodwill Zwelithini's highly anticipated Imbizo will take place in Durban on Monday.
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Ajax Cape Town 2-0 University of Pretoria: Scott screamer seals first Ajax victory ... - ‎6 hours ago‎
Riyaad Norodien sent an early warning to the Tuks defence as he dribbled past three of their defenders to make his way into the box, but Travis Graham took time to pull the trigger from just outside the box.
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Saddam Hussein's former henchman 'King of Clubs' killed in Tikrit

Daily Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
Iraqi officials said Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri had died in fighting with government troops in Salahuddin province, north of Baghdad. Al-Douri, 72, headed the Naqshbandi Order insurgent group, an important faction behind the recent rise of ISIS.
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MH370 Search May Be in the Wrong Place Again

Daily Beast - ‎Apr 16, 2015‎
Australia admits it may look at a new patch of ocean. What's more worrying than the undiscovered yet is that not one piece of floating wreckage has been spotted where it should've washed up.
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President Uhuru Kenyatta rescues Eugene Wamalwa, sacks Francis Kimemia in ...

The Standard Digital News (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog) - ‎6 hours ago‎
Kenya: President Uhuru Kenyatta has made major changes to the military command and his Cabinet by retiring the influential military chief Julius Karangi and firing the experienced Secretary to the Cabinet Francis Kimemia who is being probed over graft ...
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Ekiti Workers Protest Against Plot To Impeach Fayose

The Guardian Nigeria - ‎3 hours ago‎
Ayodele-Fayose- Fayose WORKERS in Ekiti State yesterday staged a peaceful protest against a plot by 19 All Progressive Congress (APC) lawmakers to impeach Governor Ayodele Fayose.
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Strong Words Start, May End, S. African Xenophobic Attacks

Voice of America - ‎1 hour ago‎
JOHANNESBURG—. After a protracted silence, South African President Jacob Zuma publicly has condemned a rise in attacks on foreign nationals in two major cities.

One dead, five injured in accident in Nelspruit – ER24

The New Age Online - ‎10 hours ago‎
One person died and five others were injured in a collision between two cars on the R40 Hilltop, just outside Nelspruit, on Friday, ER24 reported.
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Brian Molefe turned around the PIC, can he do the same for Eskom?: Brian ... - ‎2 hours ago‎
Eskom's 'team of executive managers…will sit together and work out how to resolve this problem.' Siki Mgabadeli | 17 April 2015 19:05.
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South Africa aims for another 1100 MW of green power

Reuters Africa - ‎13 hours ago‎
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa will build 13 renewable projects to supply an extra 1,121 megawatts of electricity, the energy minister said, in a bid to ease power cuts in Africa's most advanced economy.
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S.Africa Bidvest CEO says "could make sense" to buy SAA's food unit

Reuters Africa - ‎12 hours ago‎
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Buying the catering unit of cash-strapped state airline South African Airways [SAA.UL] could work for Bidvest Group, its chief executive said on Friday.
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Anglo roots for fuel-cell platinum demand in electric cars

BDlive - ‎17 hours ago‎
CAR makers must expand their offerings of fuel-cell vehicles or risk being pushed out of the burgeoning electric-car market, according to the world's biggest producer of platinum, a component in the technology.
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S.Africa's rand falls on US inflation data, power cuts

Reuters Africa - ‎12 hours ago‎
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's rand fell to a one-week low against the dollar on Friday as the greenback was bolstered by U.S.
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GTA 5 playable on Oculus Rift with VorpX driver

IGN Africa - ‎19 hours ago‎
If you have Grand Theft Auto 5 on PC and an Oculus Rift development kit, you can now experience Los Santos in first-person virtual reality.
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Apple Pay Trouncing Google and PayPal on In-Store Purchases

Payment Week - ‎5 hours ago‎
While for many, PayPal is one of the first names to leap to mind when it comes to payments made online, the same doesn't appear to hold true when it comes to mobile payments made in store.
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Peugeot turns its 308 into a 'supercar' - ‎Apr 16, 2015‎
Peugeot is set to reveal the Peugeot 308 R HYbrid, a concept compact hatchback "that drives like a supercar", at the Shanghai auto show.
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PIC: Louis Tomlinson spotted with a mysterious blonde bae

Channel 24 - ‎7 hours ago‎
Louis Tomlinson was spotted leaving Cirque Le Soir nightclub in London with an unknown girl. (Greatstock/Splash). Related Links. Introducing the new (and improved) One Direction · Is Naughty Boy trying to make 1D look bad?
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SA Ready to Step Into Digital Realm - ‎11 hours ago‎
Johannesburg - Communications Minister Faith Muthambi says South Africa is well on track to successfully implement broadcasting digital migration.
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Star Wars trailer goes down a storm

Irish Examiner - ‎2 hours ago‎
Star Wars fans hailed the trailer for the latest instalment in the franchise as “spectacular”, with plenty of drama to keep moviegoers on the edge of their seats as they await the full release later this year.

Presenter Search on 3 reveals Top 11

Channel 24 - ‎8 hours ago‎
Cape Town - SABC3's reality TV competition show looking to find new TV presenters has revealed a Top 11, not Top 10, on Friday night on Presenter Search on 3. The list of telegenics includes eight TV competitors from Cape Town, two from Johannesburg ...
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Bulls say Sharks will be toughest opponent yet - ‎11 hours ago‎
Bulls captain Pierre Spies says that they will have bring their best Super Rugby game if they are to beat the Sharks at Kings Park in Durban on Saturday.
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Polokwane aiming to down FSS

Sport24 - ‎13 hours ago‎
Cape Town - Polokwane City will be out to try and consolidate their top eight position when they host struggling Free State Stars at the Peter Mokaba Stadium on Saturday.
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A gray whale migrated nearly 14000 miles record

Observer Chronicle - ‎7 hours ago‎
Without GPS, celestial navigation or even sight of a shoreline, a 9-year-old gray whale named Varvara made a 13,987 mile journey from Russia to Mexico and back, breaking the known record for mammal migration.

Russian Astronaut Inspires School Kids In South Africa From ISS [Video]

The Inquisitr - ‎13 hours ago‎
While the world seems to offer nothing but criticism against his country, one Russian cosmonaut has reached out to South African school pupils from the ISS, inspiring them to reach for the stars.
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The Battle Against Ebola in Liberia - Young People Played a Game-Changing ... - ‎17 hours ago‎
Archie Gbessay, 28, stands at an intersection in Monrovia's West Point neighborhood next to a stall where mobile-phone recharge scratch cards are sold.
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Aids researchers cannot adopt a business as usual attitude

The New Age Online - ‎9 hours ago‎
Aids researchers cannot adopt a business as usual attitude if they want to escalate the fight against the disease. Print. divider.
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AP News - Obama says Ebola-fighting aim is to prevent any new situations

Statesmen News - ‎3 hours ago‎
WASHINGTON (AP) - Citing significant gains in fighting the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, President Obama declared Wednesday that the international target now is to avoid any new cases of the deadly virus in the afflicted area.
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Significant Faculty Pupils Publish To Thank Ebola Workers And Get ...

Standard Bulletin - ‎3 hours ago‎
When a Ohio teacher told her 11th-grade students to write thank-you letters to the workers battling Ebola in West Africa, she never expected the class would get a response.
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