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Father and brother of alleged bomber detained in Libya

News24 - ‎42 minutes ago‎
Cairo - The father and younger brother of the suspect in the Manchester concert bombing have been detained in Libya, where anti-terror authorities said the brother confessed to knowing "all the details" of the deadly plot.

Elsie's River gets mobile police station

News24 - ‎1 hour ago‎
Cape Town - Elsie's River in Cape Town received a mobile satellite police station on Thursday to help assuage the community's concerns about under-policing in the vast area.


Coastweek - ‎4 hours ago‎
By Ndumiso Mlilo JOHANNESBURG South Africa (Xinhua) -- The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) said Tuesday they will not allow South African President Jacob Zuma to address its events as they do not have confidence in his leadership.
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'Here for Karabo. It's time for women to stand and fight'

Independent Online - ‎46 minutes ago‎
“The DEVIL is on the rampage. I am calling on women of God, who are called upon according to God's purpose, that we need to take up a stand.
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China says it warned US warship to leave South China Sea

Eyewitness News - ‎1 hour ago‎
US officials, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the USS Dewey sailed on a 'freedom of navigation operation'. FILE: The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer 'USS Dewey' (L) preparing for a replenishment-at-sea with the Henry J. Kaiser ...
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Africa 'has a lot to celebrate, despite challenges' - #AfricaDay

News24 - ‎5 hours ago‎
Cape Town - Africa has a "lot to celebrate" despite the so many challenges that the continent is facing, says an expert at the Institute for Security Studies (ISS).
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Indonesian president urges calm after IS-linked Jakarta attacks

Eyewitness News - ‎2 hours ago‎
Six police officers and six civilians were also wounded in the twin blasts that were detonated five minutes apart. Indonesian police officers and investigators place police tape at a bus terminal in Jakarta after a bomb blast on 24 May 2017.
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Mugabe's daughter joins Zim censorship board

Independent Online - ‎4 hours ago‎
Harare - Bona Mugabe, 27, eldest child of President Robert Mugabe, has been appointed to Zimbabwe's censorship board - along with several other leading citizens close to the first family.
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Breaking: Another court gives DSS nod to hold Ifeanyi Ubah for another 14 days

Vanguard - ‎2 hours ago‎
ABUJA - A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory sitting at Jabi, on Thursday, granted the Department of State Service, DSS, the nod to hold the Chief Executive Officer of Capital Oil and Gas Ltd, Ifeanyi Ubah, for another 14 days.
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It is official - the Inkatha Freedom Party has captured Nquthu

Times LIVE - ‎54 minutes ago‎
The ANC and the NFP are the biggest losers in the Nquthu by-elections‚ losing three seats and one seat respectively in comparison to what they attained in last year's local government elections before the troubled council was dissolved.
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Old Foes Square Off in Kenyan Election Déjà Vu: QuickTake Q&A

Bloomberg - ‎2 hours ago‎
Kenya's Aug 8. presidential elections will be a rematch of the 2013 race, which pitted Uhuru Kenyatta against Raila Odinga. That vote saw Kenyatta squeak to victory in the first round and the Supreme Court reject Odinga's allegations of rigging.
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Motlanthe speaks out against state capture

Independent Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
Johannesburg - Former president Kgalema Motlanthe has lashed out at the political crisis in the country, saying it was characterised by a morally corrupt and unjust leadership.
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Resigned or retired - either way Molefe and Eskom are in the wrong

BusinessTech - ‎4 hours ago‎
Constitutional law expert Pierre de Vos says that all 'facts' being presented around the controversial reappointment of Brian Molefe as Eskom CEO points to two possible scenarios - and neither absolve the lead actors.
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Decapitated body of 2-month-old found in Thokoza

Eyewitness News - ‎1 hour ago‎
Officers made the grim discovery during a patrol through the streets of the township on Thursday morning. FILE: Picture: EWN. Thokoza · Decapitated body of baby.

LIVE VIDEO: Julius Malema speaks at Africa Day event

eNCA - ‎2 hours ago‎
JOHANNESBURG - EFF leader Julius Malema will address the EFF Africa Day event which is being held in Joubert Park. EFF Africa Day Celebration details: Date: 25 May 2017 (Tomorrow) Time: 12h00.
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Budget, service providers finally in place for SA Connect

ITWeb - ‎2 hours ago‎
Telecoms and postal services minister Siyabonga Cwele is looking to in-house entities to finally deliver broadband services to eight districts identified as priority areas for the pilot phase of the ambitious SA Connect.
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Cape business community urged to save water

Eyewitness News - ‎4 hours ago‎
The Western Cape Government has declared the province a disaster area, as the entire region suffers the worst drought in decades. FILE: The Theewaterskloof Dam near Cape Town.
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Sergeant no more: Belamant retires from Net1 after Sassa grants fiasco

Mail & Guardian - ‎2 hours ago‎
The man who ardently defended Cash Paymaster Services (CPS), the company responsible for delivering social grants in South Africa, against any wrongdoing has opted for early retirement.
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Details: Riky Rick's R5 million luxury vehicles

Citizen - ‎2 hours ago‎
It's safe to say Riky Rick is Boss Zonke; he's the king of cotton and the king of wheels. Okay, this is a must see! We recently did an article about local celebs and their luxurious cars but Riky Rick just took it to a whole different level.
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Twitter adds 69 new emoji - but there's a catch - ‎58 minutes ago‎
Twitter has added 69 new emoji to its lineup, including the long-awaited flags for England, Scotland and Wales. ADVERTISEMENT. The Emoji 5.0 lineup, unveiled by Twitter designer Bryan Haggerty, also includes a woman in a Hijab, dinosaurs, a swearing ...
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Xiaomi's new Mi Max 2 smartphone claims a two-day battery

TechCrunch - ‎3 hours ago‎
Fresh from announcing the Mi 6, its latest flagship smartphone, last month, Xiaomi gone and unveiled another new phone. The Mi Max 2, announced today at an event in Beijing, will be available in China from June 1 priced upwards from RMB 1699, that's ...
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A wormable code-execution bug has lurked in Samba for 7 years. Patch now!

Ars Technica UK - ‎4 hours ago‎
Maintainers of the Samba networking utility just patched a critical code-execution vulnerability that could pose a severe threat to users until the fix is widely installed.
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Polygamist Musa opens up about being a dedicated dad to his 10 children

Times LIVE - ‎2 hours ago‎
Polygamist Musa Mseleku opened up to TshisaLIVE about being a dedicated dad to all ten of his children and how he is grooming his oldest son to take care of all the families.
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Sphectacula and DJ Naves take over Gagasi FM after

Johannesburg Sunday World - ‎4 hours ago‎
Following their departure from Metro FM after seven years, The Kings of the Weekend, have found their new radio home. Picture credit: Supplied.
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'Trevor Noah's mom is a hero' - Bill Gates - ‎1 hour ago‎
Trevor Noah hosts Comedy Central's 'The Daily Show with Trevor Noah' premiere on September 28, 2015 in New York City. Credit: Brad Barket/Getty Images for Comedy Central/AFP.
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Pogba sends grieving United to emotional Europa triumph

Sport24 - ‎20 minutes ago‎
Stockholm - Paul Pogba dedicated victory to the victims of this week's Manchester terror attack after propelling Manchester United to a 2-0 victory over Ajax in Wednesday's Europa League final.
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Baxter names Bafana squad for Super Eagles clash

Sport24 - ‎3 hours ago‎
Cape Town - New Bafana Bafana head coach Stuart Baxter has named a 25-man squad to face Nigeria in the opening match of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers.
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Downs win boost for confidence - Pitso

SuperSport - ‎1 hour ago‎
Three goals away in the Democratic Republic of Congo is a massive boost for Mamelodi Sundowns confidence and morale after a run of four successive matches without success, said coach Pitso Mosimane from Kinshasa on Thursday as his side headed ...
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NASA moves up launch of Psyche mission to a metal asteroid

Phys.Org - ‎36 minutes ago‎
Artist's concept of the Psyche spacecraft, which will conduct a direct exploration of an asteroid thought to be a stripped planetary core.
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How did whales get so big? Paleontologists say they've figured it out.

Washington Post - ‎2 hours ago‎
Blue whales are the most massive animals to exist in the history of animals. Dreadnoughtus and those other thundering, 60-ton dinosaurs?
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Here's what we'll lose with Trump's proposed NASA budget cuts, and why one expert is calling it out

Mic - ‎17 hours ago‎
If congress agrees with Trump's latest budget proposal, NASA will have about $561 million less to work with in 2018 than it did in 2017.
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Unemployed scammed by bogus ads for hospital jobs

Health24 - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Department of Health has issued warnings about fraudulent advertisements for jobs in the health industry that are scamming people out of thousands.
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Congo's Ebola outbreak threatens CAR after violence forces thousands across border

Reuters Africa - ‎1 hour ago‎
DAKAR, May 25 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - An Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo could spread to the neighbouring Central African Republic, where militia violence has forced thousands of people to flee across the border, the World ...