ANC losing youth’s support as EFF’s popularity rises

The ANC has substantially lost support of young people in the country, with more of the youth from both rural and urban areas moving to the EFF, according to a report by Afro­barometer. A research network that conducts public surveys, Afrobarometer asked South Africans who they would vote for if elections were to be held the … Read moreANC losing youth’s support as EFF’s popularity rises

SECRET REVEALED: Julius Malema’s cousin linked to VBS Bank scandal

A company belonging to Matsobane Phaleng reportedly received millions in ‘irregular payments’ from Brian Shivambu’s company. A report by Mail and Guardian (M&G) has revealed that Mahuna Investments, a company owned by Matsobane Phaleng, who is also EFF leader Julius Malema’s cousin, received various payments from Sgameka Projects – a company owned by Brian Shivambu, the brother of … Read moreSECRET REVEALED: Julius Malema’s cousin linked to VBS Bank scandal

Wits student jumps off building to his death, another attempts to take own life

The institution says it is convening a group of psychologists and psychiatrists to advise on how it can better serve students who need counselling. A Wits University jumped of a Johannesburg building on Wednesday night and another attempted to take his own life at the institution’s residence the same night. Wits spokesperson Shirona Patel said university officials … Read moreWits student jumps off building to his death, another attempts to take own life

Security Alert update

Criminals are targeting customers of all banks, trying to get them to download software that allows the criminal to take control of the customer’s computer. These criminals are cold-calling customers and pretending to be from various organisations (internet service providers, computer companies, banks, software firms and the police). When they call, they claim there is … Read moreSecurity Alert update

US paying more for illegal immigrant births than Trump’s wall

Americans are paying more to cover the costs of illegal immigrants having children in the United States than Congress plans to give President Trump in border wall funding this year, according to an explosive new analysis of Census Bureau data. The new report reveals that women in the United States illegally had 297,000 children in … Read moreUS paying more for illegal immigrant births than Trump’s wall

More than 35 pupils pregnant at a Limpopo school, 31 living with HIV

MEC Phophi Ramathuba has called on communities to support pupils living with the virus so that they do not default on their treatment. Limpopo health MEC Phophi Ramathuba has revealed that there are 36 pupils pregnant at one school around the Mulenzhe village. She said there was also an increase in new HIV infections at … Read moreMore than 35 pupils pregnant at a Limpopo school, 31 living with HIV

Court hears how Omotoso sexually assaulted 14-year old Zondi

JOHANNESBURG – According to the Rape Crisis Cape Town Trust, most survivors have no experience of the court system and may be further traumatised by having to remember and re-live what happened during the rape, but Cheryl Zondi has shown courage far beyond anyone’s expectations. Omotoso apparently told her not to mention the assault to … Read moreCourt hears how Omotoso sexually assaulted 14-year old Zondi