SA’s prison hell: crime, overcrowding, suicides and struggling staff

Cape Town – It’s been described as hell and a microcosm of the country. These are our prisons, where crime is rife and where close to 500 inmates have died, 82 of unnatural causes. The Judicial Inspectorate for Correctional Services (JICS) released its report on Thursday and it describes a situation of overcrowding and funding … Read moreSA’s prison hell: crime, overcrowding, suicides and struggling staff

SHOCKING: Relationship between EFF, VBS Mutual Bank and Shivambu

The EFF and its Deputy President Floyd Shivambu have benefited financially from the VBS Mutual Bank scandal, sources claim. Shivambu, who is said to have received about 10 million VBS-rand through his younger brother Brian, has for months tried to suppress the investigation into VBS by casting shadows over the integrity of officials in National … Read moreSHOCKING: Relationship between EFF, VBS Mutual Bank and Shivambu

FULL REPORT: VBS Mutual Bank investigators report to the Prudential Authority

MEDIA STATEMENT Wednesday, 10 October 2018 VBS Mutual Bank investigators report to the Prudential Authority The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) received the forensic investigation report into the affairs of VBS Mutual Bank (VBS) from Advocate Terry Motau SC on 5 October 2018. This report was in pursuance of Advocate Motau’s appointment as an investigator … Read moreFULL REPORT: VBS Mutual Bank investigators report to the Prudential Authority

EXPOSED: These are the people who ‘looted’ VBS Mutual Bank

The forensic investigator into the collapse of VBS Mutual Bank has recommended that steps be taken to recoup monies lost from a number of people.  CAPE TOWN – The forensic investigator who looked into the rot of VBS Mutual Bank has concluded that the rot in the bank ran too deep to salvage it.   Advocate … Read moreEXPOSED: These are the people who ‘looted’ VBS Mutual Bank

Meet Kenn Whitaker and Forest Whitaker

Kenn Whitaker (born June 8, 1963) is an American former film and television actor. Biography Whitaker was born Kenneth Dwayne Whitaker in Longview, Texas. Kenn had made his first appearance in the film Most Wanted which starred actors Keenen Ivory Wayans and Jon Voight, and then in 1999 he appeared in the film Life which starred Eddie Murphy and Martin Lawrence. Kenn has two brothers, Forest Whitaker born in 1961 and … Read moreMeet Kenn Whitaker and Forest Whitaker

“I’m too scared to ask my blesser to go for an HIV test”

A grim new study reveals that young women are afraid of asking their sugar daddies to wear condoms or get tested for HIV for fear of them becoming violent. Earlier this week, South African women took to the streets to march against gender-based violence, rape and sexual assault. We reported that this protest, #TheTotalShutdown, was … Read more“I’m too scared to ask my blesser to go for an HIV test”

ZUMA GRANTED PERMISSION TO APPLY FOR LEAVE TO APPEAL PERSONAL COSTS ORDER

PRETORIA – The High Court in Pretoria has granted former President Jacob Zuma access as an intervening party in order to apply for permission to appeal the personal costs order made against him in his failed bid to challenge the Public Protector’s State of Capture report. Zuma applied to intervene in his personal capacity after President Cyril … Read moreZUMA GRANTED PERMISSION TO APPLY FOR LEAVE TO APPEAL PERSONAL COSTS ORDER

KZN INDIAN MAN ARRESTED FOR CALLING PRESIDENT RAMAPHOSA THE K-WORD

JOHANNESBURG – Police have confirmed that KwaZulu-Natal businessman Kessie Nair has been arrested and is facing a crimen injuria charge for calling President Ramaphosa the K-word. In a video which was circulating on social media on Wednesday, Nair used the K-word while ranting that the president should be charged for fraud and treason. Nair continued to … Read moreKZN INDIAN MAN ARRESTED FOR CALLING PRESIDENT RAMAPHOSA THE K-WORD

BOBANI REMAINS NMB MAYOR AFTER COURT DISMISSES DA BID TO OVERTURN TROLLIP EXIT

CAPE TOWN – The UDM’s Mongameli Bobani remains in charge of the Nelson Mandela Bay municipality. The Eastern Cape High Court has this morning dismissed Athol Trollip’s urgent application to overturn his ousting as the mayor. Last month, council passed a motion of no confidence in Trollip. He and the DA then took the matter … Read moreBOBANI REMAINS NMB MAYOR AFTER COURT DISMISSES DA BID TO OVERTURN TROLLIP EXIT