SA Express grounded, 'overwhelming evidence' safety compromised
SA Express has been grounded amid serious safety concerns. The South African Civil Aviation Authority suspended the airline's operating permits on Thursday‚ saying: “This effectively means that as of today ... SA Express can no longer continue to ...
Public date: Thu, 24 May 2018 16:00:00 +0200
Murdered Poppie van der Merwe's mom, stepfather sentenced to life in prison
PRETORIA - Three-year-old Poppie van der Merwe's mother and stepfather have both been sentenced to life in prison. The High Court in Pretoria sentenced Louisa and Kobus Koekemoer to a further ten years behind bars for abusing a five-year-old child.
Public date: Thu, 24 May 2018 14:00:00 +0200
Pravin Gordhan appoints Phakamani Hadebe as new Eskom boss
Phakamani Hadebe has been confirmed as CEO of Eskom‚ Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan announced at a media briefing on Thursday. Hadebe was recommended by the Eskom board and his permanent appointment was confirmed by the ...
Public date: Thu, 24 May 2018 13:00:00 +0200
England v Pakistan LIVE!
Over 39 - England 105-4 (Cook 56, Stokes 5) Just three scoring shots from Cook in the hour since lunch – his strike-rate hovering around 30 - but nay bother. If Cook's your cup of tea, stick the kettle on. It's drinks. FlagShare. LikeReply. Oli Burley ...
Public date: Thu, 24 May 2018 16:00:00 +0200
Kaizer Chiefs mum on technical advisor Rob Hutting's future
Kaizer Chiefs' football manager Bobby Motaung has said that he cannot divulge whether technical advisor Rob Hutting's contract is being negotiated for renewal. Hutting arrived at Chiefs in January on a six-month contract‚ which means his stint as ...
Public date: Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200
I wasn't expecting a positive response, says AB de Villiers
CAPE TOWN – AB de Villiers says he was “just glad that I could get through it” after announcing his retirement from international cricket on Wednesday. But while the former Proteas captain added that he was looking forward to enjoying the December ...
Public date: Wed, 23 May 2018 14:00:00 +0200
Unai Emery's Arsenal staff: Meet coaches set to bring new era to Emirates
Unai Emery is starting a new chapter in his career after being appointed Arsenal head coach on Wednesday, and the Spaniard will do so while leaning heavily on the members of backroom staff who have been with him along the way in his career.
Public date: Wed, 23 May 2018 22:00:00 +0200
Ex-premier Supra Mahumapelo is out but not yet down
A new search for former North West premier Supra Mahumapelo's replacement has begun following the failure of his latest attempt to anoint one. Sowetan can reveal that two days before Mahumapelo announced his "early retirement" from the premiership, his ...
Public date: Wed, 23 May 2018 15:00:00 +0200
Powerball and Powerball Plus results for Tuesday, 22 May 2018
TheSouthAfrican.com brings you the Powerball results as soon as they happen. The numbers will appear below as soon as they are available. Powerball results usually appear no later than 21:15. You can also sign up for our lotto newsletter which delivers ...
Public date: Wed, 23 May 2018 09:00:00 +0200
Jomo Cosmos' Lingwati doing it for his late daughter and 'the big boss'
JOHANNESBURG - Thato Lingwati is driven by more than football to lead Jomo Cosmos back into top-flight football after two years in the National First Division. The 25-year-old's daughter passed away on Friday, two days before he led Ezenkosi to a ...
Public date: Wed, 23 May 2018 22:00:00 +0200
Edward Zuma to apologise and cough up R60,000 for hate speech
Edward Zuma has seven days to apologise to the South African public and pay two schools R30,000 each for hate speech he directed against Derek Hanekom and Pravin Gordhan. The South African Human Rights Commission applied to the Durban Equality ...
Public date: Wed, 23 May 2018 07:00:00 +0200
Blow by blow: Horoya vs Mamelodi Sundowns
As a result, Horoya are placed second on the Group C standings with three points from one match. Sundowns on the other side their group stage campaign with a 1-1 stalemate with Wydad Casablanca at home earlier this month. The draw saw Sundowns ...
Public date: Tue, 22 May 2018 18:00:00 +0200
'I'm feeling great': martial arts legend Jet Li breaks his silence after his ...
Martial arts superstar Jet Li Lianjie has taken to Facebook to allay fears of his fans that he was in ill health after shocking recent photos revealed the extent of his hyperthyroidism and spinal problems. The 55-year-old star of Lethal Weapon V and ...
Public date: Tue, 22 May 2018 10:00:00 +0200
Pitso Mosimane doubts Mamelodi Sundowns can win elusive MTN8
Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane would love to claim a clean sweep of PSL trophies with the club, but says the one eluding them requires too great a sacrifice. READ: Mosimane explains loan policy. Mosimane has enjoyed a trophy-laden ...
Public date: Tue, 22 May 2018 20:00:00 +0200
Former best friend weeps as Henri van Breda is found guilty
Marli van Breda's ex-boyfriend Stefan van der Westhuizen was one of three people who wept in court on Monday when Henri van Breda was convicted of the murder of his parents and brother and attempted murder of Marli‚ his sister. Van der Westhuizen said ...
Public date: Mon, 21 May 2018 11:00:00 +0200
Royal wedding 2018: The story behind the music
It wasn't just the sound of wedding bells at the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle - now the new Duke and Duchess of Sussex. The couple hand-selected the music to accompany the ceremony, which ranged from gospel to traditional hymns.
Public date: Mon, 21 May 2018 11:00:00 +0200
Ashwin Willemse pleased with SuperSport probe into walkout
JOHANNESBURG - SuperSport has issued a statement on behalf of three presenters who were involved in a disagreement which led to Ashwin Willemse walking off set. In the statement, the broadcaster says the former Springbok player and rugby analyst is ...
Public date: Mon, 21 May 2018 08:00:00 +0200
Is Unai Emery Arsenal's new manager?
Unai Emery has strengthened speculation that he will take over as Arsenal's new manager after a photo appeared on his official website unai-emery.com/en announcing him as the Premier League club's coach. The image included a picture of the Spaniard ...
Public date: Mon, 21 May 2018 22:00:00 +0200
[WATCH] Entertainers raise social issues during 2018 Billboard Music Awards
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Public date: Mon, 21 May 2018 18:00:00 +0200
Offset reveals the extent of the injuries he suffered in car crash
Johannesburg - Offset has taken to Instagram to reveal the injuries he suffered during a car crash last week. The Migos rapper, who is engaged to and expecting a child with rapper Cardi B, posted photos of himself in the hospital with his neck in a ...
Public date: Sun, 20 May 2018 03:00:00 +0200