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It's positive when comrades own up - Mantashe on #GuptaLeaks

News24 - ‎2 hours ago‎
Tshwane - The fact that some ANC members have confirmed being implicated in a trove of leaked Gupta emails is good for the political party says its secretary general Gwede Mantashe.
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ANC backs Parliament on public protector's bank report

Independent Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
Cape Town - The ANC has backed Parliament's decision to mount a legal challenge against Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's report into the R1 billion bail-out the Reserve Bank gave Absa and its predecessor, Bankorp.
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Was Karabo killed to 'cure' her boyfriend's bad luck?

Independent Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
Johannesburg - Now that the media ban preventing reportage on Sandile Mantsoe's case has been lifted, the alleged ritualistic motive for Karabo Mokoena's murder can be revealed.
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Demands 'neither reasonable nor actionable'

Gulf Times - ‎8 hours ago‎
A list of demands issued by Saudi Arabia and its allies to end the blockade of Qatar has evoked surprise and dismay among the residents of the country.
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Tributes continue to pour in for Botswana's Masire

South African Broadcasting Corporation - ‎10 hours ago‎
Tributes continue to pour in for Former Botswana President, Sir Ketumile Masire, following his death on Thursday night in a Gaborone hospital.

WATCH: The day the joking died for Trevor Noah

Independent Online - ‎1 hour ago‎
On Wednesday night's episode of Comedy Central's The Daily Show, Trevor Noah devoted the second half of his monologue to his devastation after seeing the just-released dash-cam video footage of the Minnesota police officer who fatally shot Philando ...
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Colombia conflict: ELN rebels free Dutch journalists - ‎54 minutes ago‎
Dutch Foreign Minister Bert Koenders welcomed the release as “very good news” - ELN rebels from Colombia free Dutch journalists at last.
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Why is Nigeria One Country and Who Wants to Divide It?

Newsweek - ‎34 minutes ago‎
The West African country has the biggest population and second-largest economy on the continent. It is also one of the most ethnically diverse countries in Africa.
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NASA is dividing country along tribal lines, says President Uhuru

The Standard - ‎2 hours ago‎
President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto(left) address Jubilee supporters during a stop-over in Nkubu town, Meru county, on June 23 2017.
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All is not well within the alliance: Ramaphosa

Independent Online - ‎18 minutes ago‎
Johannesburg - All was not well within the tripartite alliance and components between the African National Congress, the South African Communist Party (SACP) and the Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) have been strained, ANC Deputy ...
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How dispute over appointment brought Bello and Melaye to conflict

Vanguard - ‎6 hours ago‎
Intimate details of how dispute over the appointment of local government caretaker committee brought Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State and Senator Dino Melaye to open political combat have emerged.
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All is not well within the alliance: Ramaphosa

eNCA - ‎3 hours ago‎
South African president Jacob Zuma and South African deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa stand for the National Anthem as they arrive for the President's State of the Nation Address on February 11, 2016 in Cape Town.
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Zuma on the ropes. But is there a knock-out blow coming?

Rand Daily Mail (registration) - ‎Jun 22, 2017‎
He announced yesterday the establishment of a judicial commission of inquiry into state capture, in which he has been repeatedly implicated, shortly after the Constitutional Court ruled that there was no impediment to a secret ballot of MPs on his future.

Our Durban hemp plantation is legal‚ company says

Herald live - ‎4 minutes ago‎
A cannabis plantation next to Durban's King Shaka International Airport is for research‚ its owners have said. “The House of Hemp (HOH) PTY LTD‚ based and operating out of Dube Tradeport at King Shaka International Airport‚ was established in 1999 to ...
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Gupta-owned Oakbay Resources suspends trading on its shares

Talk of the Town (press release) - ‎11 hours ago‎
A logo of Oakbay Investments is seen at the entrance of their offices in Sandton, outside Johannesburg, South Africa April 13, 2016.
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Brown: I wanted to ensure Eskom's new acting CEO wasn't compromised in any way

Eyewitness News - ‎19 hours ago‎
On Thursday the Eskom board announced that Johnny Dladla, who's been at the utility for 22 years, has been appointed to the position.
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Zwane forced to beat a hasty retreat from community engagement imbizo

Creamer Media's Mining Weekly - ‎18 hours ago‎
MIDDELBURG ( - Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane was, on Friday, forced to leave a community engagement imbizo in the Steve Tshwete local municipality, in Mpumalanga, without addressing the meeting.
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National Health Investors, Inc. (NHI) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

Chaffey Breeze - ‎5 hours ago‎
National Health Investors logo National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE:NHI) has earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the eight ratings firms that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat reports.

Official says Eletrobras CEO to stay despite controversial remarks

Reuters - ‎8 hours ago‎
A view of the headquarters of Brazil's power company Eletrobras in downtown Rio de Janeiro August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares.
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Ford India recalls 39315 units of Fiesta Classic, old Figo

Times of India - ‎2 hours ago‎
NEW DELHI: US auto major Ford on Friday recalled 39,315 units of Fiesta Classic and the previous-generation Figo models in India to rectify faulty power assisted steering hose.
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Apple music grows and wants to pay labels less

Independent Online - ‎31 minutes ago‎
Washington - In the two years since its release, Apple Music has been gunning for Spotify's top spot a top the music streaming world, playing the upstart as it rushes to occupy territory as an ambitious, new competitor.
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Google Will No Longer Scan Gmail for Ad Targeting

New York Times - ‎8 hours ago‎
Google said it plans to carry out the changes to the Gmail ad policy “later this year.” Credit Matt Rourke/Associated Press. SAN FRANCISCO - Google plans to abandon its longstanding practice of scanning user email in its Gmail service to serve ...

Rapper divides Twitter for saying he's never 'experienced racism'

Citizen - ‎1 hour ago‎
Award-winning rapper David Junior Ngcobo, better known by his stage name Nasty C, has been on the Twitter trends list for dividing opinion with his comment that he has never personally experienced racism in South Africa.
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'I got Gryffindor pyjamas for my 27th birthday': fans on 20 years of Harry Potter

The Guardian - ‎33 minutes ago‎
When I was eight, I got my first pair of glasses. Far from being teased at school, the only hassle I got was endless requests to try on my new specs.
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Davido wears Ronaldo's jersey number as haircut - ‎8 hours ago‎
The singer took his groupie moment further by getting a haircut that saw him Ronaldo's jersey number on his head. Published: 23.06.2017; Ayodele Johnson.
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South Africa fight back to level T20 series with England

Eyewitness News - ‎48 minutes ago‎
South Africa made 174 for eight with JJ Smuts contributing 45 and skipper AB de Villiers striking 46 from 30 balls. South Africa's AB de Villiers.
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Ackermann praises victorious SA 'A'

Sport24 - ‎1 hour ago‎
Johannesburg - South Africa A-side coach, Johan Ackermann, praised the effort of his squad after they defeated the French Barbarians 48-28 at Orlando Stadium in Soweto on Friday.
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New Zealand v Lions: first Test – live!

The Guardian - ‎1 hour ago‎
Sean O'Brien goes over to score his side's first try. Photograph: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile via Getty Images. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email; View more sharing options; Share on LinkedIn · Share on Pinterest · Share on Google+ ...
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From jeers to cheers, Springboks rise again

Sport24 - ‎16 hours ago‎
Johannesburg - Coach Allister Coetzee, defence specialist Brendan Venter and skipper Warren Whiteley and his Lions have been key factors in the resurgence of the Springboks this year.
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New Hubble find challenges our ideas about galaxies

Astronomy Magazine - ‎17 hours ago‎
This artist's concept shows the Milky Way and MACS 2129-1 side by side. MACS 2129-1 is only half the Milky Way's size, but it's three times as massive as our home galaxy.
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Rising Temperature and Acidity Threatens Mediterranean Sea Life

The Epoch Times - ‎12 hours ago‎
A ship sails in the Mediterranean Sea as lightning strikes, seen from the settlement of Mikhmoret, Israel, on Nov. 24, 2014. (Jack Guez/AFP/Getty Images).
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Kenya: Cholera Scare in Nairobi Hotel Sends Doctors Running - ‎1 hour ago‎
Is it cholera, or is it not? This was the question the Ministry of Health was wrestling with last evening in the wake of a disease outbreak at a Nairobi hotel.
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At Relay For Life, superheroes battle cancer, support each other

Bloomington Pantagraph - ‎5 hours ago‎
Madison Moncelle, 13, of El Paso takes a lap around Normal Community High School's track while representing Team Totz during the kickoff Friday of the 23rd annual American Cancer Society Relay For Life of McLean County.
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'Deformed lamb is not half-human'

Independent Online - ‎Jun 21, 2017‎
Johannesburg - The Eastern Cape Department of Rural Development and Agrarian Reform on Wednesday confirmed that the picture of a deformed lamb circulating on social media was not a hoax, but a lamb born in Lady Frere.