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EDUCATION

ACE 'Owes' A Whopping R11-Million

Suspended ANC Secretary-General Ace Magashule has been for a period of eon now consigned into the dungeons of the political arena amidst his never-ending legal battles, quite worryingly, his troubles seem to be stacking up even more, with an exclusive report by the Sunday Times revealing what is certainly giving him sleepless nights.

  3 days ago ago
ACE 'Owes' A Whopping R11-Million

POLITICS

"I Wonder How Much Is In Those Envelopes" Dudu Zuma

Duduzile Zuma has set tongues wagging on social media after she raised suspicion that the envelopes that had names of ANC NEC members who had a special meeting over the weekend might have contained money and not phones. This photo was posted on social media by Sunday Times political journalist, Kgothatso Madisa indicating that the ANC National Executive Committee members were instructed to leave their phones in envelopes with their names.

  23 days ago ago

HEALTH

Mzansi Celebs who disclosed their HIV status (passed on and alive)

It is critical that you publicly release your HIV status. As HIV is becoming more of a serious illness and PLWHA live longer lives, confidentiality of HIV status is urged as a means of reducing sexual risk behavior and virus transmission, minimizing HIV feelings of shame, and increasing the availability of services and encouragement.

  1 month ago ago
Mzansi Celebs who disclosed their HIV status (passed on and alive)

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Takealot could double in size.

Takealot could double in size — analyst - Takealot’s current growth rate could see the ecommerce store double in size if it can maintain its trajectory, the Sunday Times reported. Mergence head of equities Peter Takaendesa told the paper that this is despite increased competition in the digital shopping space.

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Takealot could double in size.

SOCIETY

ANC Members Phones Stashed In Envelopes During NEC Meeting

It is understood to be very common practice for the cell phones of NEC members to be put in envelopes during NEC meetings. Source: https://twitter.com/kgmadisa/status/1457363232952291332?t=lsNN78oUH2khTZ0lZ0uXtQ&s=19 A Sunday Times journalist posted an image showing the cell phones of the NEC members in the envelopes at St George Hotel during the ANC NEC meeting which was held yesterday, following a serious defeat in the local government elections.

  23 days ago ago
ANC Members Phones Stashed In Envelopes During NEC Meeting

POLITICS

Crucial Information Linked To The Finance Minister Has Been Revealed To The Public.

https://ewn.co.za/2021/11/14/godongwana-expresses-concern-about-state-of-affairs-at-eskom?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter JOHANNESBURG - Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana purportedly joined pundits in communicating worry around the situation at Eskom, as per the Sunday Times. On Friday, Eskom suspended burden shedding following seven days of back to back power outages that topped at stage four.

  16 days ago ago
Crucial Information Linked To The Finance Minister Has Been Revealed To The Public.

POLITICS

Zuma says ANC could have won if they had done this one thing for him

In a leaked audio, former President Jacob Zuma made a number of controversial statements. The audio was recorded during a funeral of Zuma's relative on Friday. The former President was speaking to mourners about the performance of ANC during the recent local government elections. Zuma said that if he had been given time to campaign for the governing party, the ANC would have done better.

  23 days ago ago
Zuma says ANC could have won if they had done this one thing for him

POLITICS

"I Wonder How Much Is In Those Envelopes" Dudu Zuma

Duduzile Zuma has gotten people talking via web-based media after she raised doubt that the envelopes that had names of ANC NEC individuals who had an extraordinary gathering throughout the end of the week may have contained cash and not telephones. This photograph was posted via online media by Sunday Times political columnist, Kgothatso Madisa showing that the ANC National Executive Committee individuals were told to leave their telephones in envelopes with their names.

  19 days ago ago

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

Husband lies to wife so he can marry his mistress

Polygamy will go away anytime soon in South Africa. So popular is polygamy that a TV show which highlights polygamy has become popular on Mzansi Magic. Makhosana “MaShelembe” Maphanga has hit out at her husband Bheki Langa for using lies to marry his mistress. Maphanga, who was lured to the studio on the pretence that she would be attending a photo shoot, collapsed in tears.

  1 month ago ago
Husband lies to wife so he can marry his mistress

POLITICS

OPINION: Cdes In KZN Are Sending People To Intimidate Me Or Silence Me But I Won't Stop - Dudu Zuma.

Source: https://twitter.com/DZumaSambudla/status/1457617040563441665?t=9gzahOle_f8GvScqB8k6Fg&s=19 Duduzile Zuma has gotten people talking via web-based media after she raised doubt that the envelopes that had names of ANC NEC individuals who had an extraordinary gathering throughout the end of the week may have contained cash and not telephones.

  23 days ago ago
OPINION: Cdes In KZN Are Sending People To Intimidate Me Or Silence Me But I Won't Stop - Dudu Zuma.

POLITICS

OPINION| Cadres In KZN Are Sending People To Intimidated Me Or Silence Me But I Won't Stop - Dudu Zuma

Source: https://twitter.com/DZumaSambudla/status/1457617040563441665?t=9gzahOle_f8GvScqB8k6Fg&s=19 Duduzile Zuma has gotten individuals talking by means of online media after she raised uncertainty that the envelopes that had names of ANC NEC people who had an uncommon social event all through the week's end might have contained money and not phones.

  23 days ago ago
OPINION| Cadres In KZN Are Sending People To Intimidated Me Or Silence Me But I Won't Stop - Dudu Zuma

EDUCATION

Good news for SA schools

The Department of Basic Education is fostering another set of experiences educational programs for schools in South Africa, to be presented in 2024, the Sunday Times reports. This comes after a division allocated task group suggested that set of experiences be made obligatory in grades 10-12. Fundamental Education serves Angie Motshekga said that a draft educational program is relied upon to be prepared before the year's over and a reconsidered last educational plan by mid-year in 2022.

  1 month ago ago
Good news for SA schools

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Bonang Matheba in ownership dispute over her new brand House Of BNG

Written by Bob Marais Last week, businesswoman Bonang Matheba uncovered on Twitter that she had ended her agreement with CSA Global and is currently busy with legal action against them. CSA Global has reacted to claims made in regards to the responsibility for Matheba's MCC and sparkling wine brand House of BNG.

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Bonang Matheba in ownership dispute over her new brand House Of BNG

POLITICS

Good news reported by Jacob Zuma

There's is something unmistakably dreamlike with regards to the call for resistance from Jacob Zuma, the unavoidably delinquent previous president. Talking at a memorial service for Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma's sibling in Bulwer on Friday, Zuma approached ANC individuals to "rise and save the ANC".

  22 days ago ago
Good news reported by Jacob Zuma

EDUCATION

Unisa qualification is being questioned

A report criticizing the validity of Unisa's qualifications is "misleading, spiteful, and false," according to the university. It cited a Sunday Times report that described the university as "a 'qualifications factory,' churning out degrees and diplomas to disappointed students."

  1 month ago ago
Unisa qualification is being questioned

POLITICS

Former Government Official Sues SIU For R500 000 For Digital Vibes Allegations

Source: https://www.iol.co.za/dailynews/news/government-spokesperson-sues-siu-and-the-sunday-times-for-r500-000-17eca7cf-98b8-4a3a-9547-9a76d0357243 Background A few months ago, Sunday Times reported that Zweli Mkhize's former spokesperson Ndabezitha Sibiya was implicated in the Digital Vibes scandal which took the country by storm and exposed how Mkhize and his associates were linked to the company that scored multimillion-rand in an irregular contract that it was awarded by the Health Department.

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Former Government Official Sues SIU For R500 000 For Digital Vibes Allegations

FASHION-BEAUTY

Billy Porter thinks Vogue should not have had Harry Styles in dress on cover

Billy Porter has condemned Vogue for putting "straight white man" Harry Styles on their cover in a dress. The 'Posture' entertainer - who broadly created a ruckus at the 2019 Oscars with his custom Christian Siriano tuxedo outfit - demanded he "changed the entire game", when it went to the pattern of men exploring different avenues regarding skirts, however thinks the style book of scriptures picked some unacceptable individual to accept non-parallel design with their December 2020 cover.

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Billy Porter thinks Vogue should not have had Harry Styles in dress on cover

POLITICS

Zuma says that he would have persuaded voters not to punish the ANC

'I would have persuaded voters not to punish the ANC,' says Zuma. 'I would have persuaded voters not to punish the ANC,' says Zuma. According to a leaked audio recording from Zuma's funeral service for his ex-wife Nkosazana Dlamini-brother Zuma's last Friday, Zuma called for a revolt against ANC leaders.

  23 days ago ago
Zuma says that he would have persuaded voters not to punish the ANC

EDUCATION

Good news for South African Schools

The Department of Basic Education is cultivating one more arrangement of encounters instructive program for schools in South Africa, to be introduced in 2024, the Sunday Times reports. This comes after a division-assigned undertaking bunch recommended that the arrangement of encounters be made mandatory in grades 10-12.

  1 month ago ago
Good news for South African Schools

JUSTICE

Government spokesperson sues SIU and the Sunday Times for half a million

DURBAN - GOVERNMENT representative Ndabezinhle Sibiya issuing the Special Investigating Unit (SIU), a scientific bookkeeper, Arena Holdings, and the Sunday Times manager and printer for R500 000 in harms, for guaranteeing he was connected to Sotobe Media, regarding that situation between the SIU and Digital Vibes, where Sotobe Media had purportedly gotten likely sporadic installments of simply over R9.7 million from Digital Vibes.

  1 month ago ago
Government spokesperson sues SIU and the Sunday Times for half a million