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Eyewitness News journalist Barry Bateman has issued a formal apology for insulting (EFF) leader...

By OgeneAfrican SA Eyewitness News journalist Barry Bateman has issued a formal apology for insulting Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema. Previously, Bateman’s employers Eyewitness News apologised to Malema after Bateman allegedly called him a “p**s” at an impromptu press...

Hawks seize assets at Zandile Gumede’s home

By Doug Mattushek - 10 October 2019 The Hawks have confirmed that former eThekwini mayor Zandile Gumede’s home has been raided for assets. Officers and members of the Asset Forfeiture Unit arrived at Somerset Park in Umhlanga, north of Durban, early...

Holidaymakers find human remains on EC beach

Police in the Port Alfred cluster have opened up an inquest docket following the discovery of skeletal remains on a beach in Boknes. Spokesperson Captain Mali Govender says two family members were walking along the beach close to the lagoon...

‘Intimacy issues’ end Durban pastor’s marriage

By Lethu Nxumalo Instead of romance and living happily ever after, a pastor was left heartbroken and with a protection order from the woman who had said “I do” only days earlier. Cedric Zulu, 29, senior pastor at New Jerusalem House of...

Chop off their manhood, that will end rape culture – King Goodwill Zwelithini

By Koketso Ramorei While addressing hundreds of people during the Umkhosi weLembe, in KwaDukuza, Durban, on Tuesday, King Goodwill Zwelithini said the best punishment for rapists would be to chop off their manhood using a knife. However, gender-based violence activists have...

“They Wanted To Steal Mugabe’s Body Parts,” Leo Mugabe Speaks

Former President Mugabe’s nephew Leo has finally revealed in an interview on ZTN why the Mugabe’s family has been closely guarding the body of the late former statesman, while also staging fake burials. In a series of sensational revelations, Leo...

Another women killed by a man “Sinethemba Ndlovu”

University of KwaZulu-Natal, female student, Sinethemba Ndlovu, lost her life after she was stabbed by a man. She was working at Driftkhana event in Msinga. This man forced himself to the female student, as he demanded sex but Sinethemba refused....

Woman who poisoned then murdered two Durban school boys jailed for life

By Mphathi Nxumalo A woman murdered two 10-year-old Clairwood boys was given two life sentences by the Durban High Court on Wednesday. Liziwe Ngwayishe, 35, showed no emotion when When Judge Ploos van Amstel sentenced her for her part in the Luyanda...

Ramaphosa says booing at Mugabe’s funeral was symbol of anger towards SA

Zimbabweans who booed President Cyril Ramaphosa during former statesman Robert Mugabe’s funeral on Sunday were expressing their anger, frustration and disappointment in South Africa, and not at him personally. That’s what Ramaphosa told delegates on Monday when he addressed hundreds...

Natasha Conabeer dies hours after she is found

By KAREN SINGH AND SAKHISENI NXUMALO A 23-year-old University of KwaZulu-Natal student, who was found after having been allegedly kidnapped three weeks ago, has died. A family friend has confirmed to The Mercury that Natasha Conabeer passed away on Monday morning. The...

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PSL Awards

Percy Tau secured a double-header of honours at the PSL Awards in Sandton on Tuesday night. The Mamelodi Sundowns player won both the Footballer...

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