Marikana lawyers rake in R5.13m

Lawyers representing hundreds of miners injured and arrested during the 2012 Marikana shooting have received about R5.13m in legal fees,…

Local News

Boy killed after being dragged outside hijacked car

More Police deployed in Tzaneen in Limpopo due to PROTESTS

4-year-old boy has died after being dragged outside a hijacked car in Boksburg, Gauteng police said on Sunday. Police spokesperson Khensane Magoai said that the boy was travelling in a City Golf with his mother, father and sister in Reiger Park on Saturday night when the family was approached by three men. “They ordered him [the father], his wife and…

Marikana lawyers rake in R5.13m

marikana lawyer

Lawyers representing hundreds of miners injured and arrested during the 2012 Marikana shooting have received about R5.13m in legal fees, The Sunday Independent reported. Legal Aid SA estimated that the money paid to the lawyers, which included Dali Mpofu for the injured and arrested miners and Dumisa Ntsebeza for the dead miners families, could have helped up to 1 000…

Celeb Gossip

George Clooney a sour coward chooses pig over a baby.

George Clooney

George Clooney was decided in having pet pig he didn’t want to have children, according to Elizabeth Daily. The star’s ex-girlfriend believes his change of heart with regards to love and marriage – having recently got engaged to Amal Alamuddin – has come after he finally got over the death of his swine Max. Speaking to The Sun on Sunday…

Bafana Captain Khune steals DJ Euphonik’s girlfriend Bonang

Minnie vs Bonang

Chiefs goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune and DJ Euphonik are both dating some of Mzansi’s hottest women. But now it seems as if competition between the two hunks has turned nasty! According to sources, the two nearly ripped each other to shreds when they met at a club in Sandton, Joburg, recently. Witnesses said the men’s friends had to pull them apart.…

International News

Drive in prostitution locations opened in Zurich

Prostitute

Drive in prostitution locations are now be available in Zurich, Switzerland.The Zurich city council, has approved the plan to build sex boxes, which they hope will provide a quiet place for prostitutes and their customers to do business.Located in an industrial area of the city, the row of sex box garages comes with a roof and walls for privacy and…

Crazy News

Witchcraft issues on the rise as man get trial

witchcraft outbreak

Man accused of calling an elderly woman a witch will resume in Mpumalanga on Monday. Mzikayifani Mnisi, 45, of the Bhaca section of Mbuzini near the Swaziland and Mozambican border, pleaded not guilty to charges of contravening the Suppression of Witchcraft Act when he appeared in the Tonga Magistrate’s Court on 7 July. The victim,…

Wadrobe gone wrong going to the store naked

naked woman goes shopping

Polish woman goes shopping in the nude. The woman stood patiently in the queue waiting at the Krakow garage while staff and customers acted as if nothing unusual was happening.She was either having a wardrobe malfunction or just trying to air out her unmentionables. Big fashion no no – going to the store naked….. see…

Entertainment

Fake Sign Language Interpreter Ad Offensive

Jantjie

A marketing analyst says a new foreign commercial featuring the infamous sign language interpreter at Madiba’s memorial service is in extremely bad taste. Thamsanqa Jantjie shot to notoriety in December when he misinterpreted what world leaders were saying at the service in December last year. After numerous complaints, Jantjie claimed he suffered from schizophrenia and saw angels…

Sports News

Heavy traffic volumes expected to increase in Limpopo & N1

Heavy traffic volumes expected to increase in Limpopo & N1

Hundreds of vehicles have now started to depart from the ZCC and St Engenus headquarters in Moria outside Polokwane in Limpopo. Transport authorities say hundreds of buses will start leaving at midnight and continue on Monday. Thousands of pilgrims converged on Moria for the Easter weekend celebrations. Top politicians such as Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe…

Business & Technology

Mining investors looking elsewhere in Africa

Mining

Newly appointed Mineral Resources Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi on Tuesday said he wants government, business and labour to move in the same direction. President Jacob Zuma on Sunday appointed Ramatlhodi to take over from Susan Shabangu during his Cabinet announcement in Pretoria. Ramatlhodi’s office says he has already started a series of meetings with business and…

Health and allied sciences university to open in 2015 in Gauteng

Blade Nzimande

A new health and allied sciences university in Gauteng should open its doors in 2015, the higher education department said on Friday. The name of the new university would be Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University, Minister of Higher Education Blade Nzimande said in a statement.“The university is named after a highly-acclaimed politician, journalist, educationist and…