IT WAS a day of funerals as the girls who died in a fire last week were buried in their home towns. The three pupils died when a fire broke out at about 1am last Monday at the North West School for the Deaf in Leeudoringstad.
FASCINATED by an idea she got from her friend, Lerato decided to make her own jewellery instead of buying it. When mum of two Lerato Mtshiwane (26) from section G in Botshabelo first made her own jewellery, she never planned to sell it.
Mamelodi Sundowns are attempting to release all their contracted players that are not in the current plans of Pitso Mosimane. Some of these players include Mukuka Mulenga, Hichani Himoonde, Luyolo Nomandela, Thela Ngobeni, Uzoenyi Ejike and Tiyani Madunda.
KASI residents ran for cover as cops and robbers exchanged gunfire at Govan Mbeki, Port Elizabeth. This happened after a group of cops pounced on nine robbers who held up a spaza shop in Bethelsdorp, Port Elizabeth.
FOR 14 days beforehand, sangomas kept their bodies pure and their hearts in a state of peace. Then on Saturday they were finally ready to carry out their cleansing of the notoriously bloody roads, the R23 and R549 in Heidelberg, south of Joburg.
Ajax Cape Town coach Roger De Sa says that he wants to make sure that the young team that he has is ready for the CAF Confederation Cup in January. The squad, which is predominantly made up of players who were developed at the club, qualified for the MTN8 final after seeing off Bidvest Wits.
Ajax Cape Town will face Kaizer Chiefs in the 2015 MTN8 final following a 1-0 win over Bidvest Wits at Bidvest Stadium on Sunday. The Urban Warriors were second favourites heading into the tie after the reverse fixture in Stellenbosch ended at 1-1, but their task was made easier after Siyabonga Nhlapo saw red for the hosts in the early exchanges of the encounter.
THERE will be no more gatherings held by the snake pastor at this school! This is what the school’s management, governing board and parents decided at a meeting held yesterday at Ayanda Primary School in Soshanguve extension 8, Tshwane.
PINKY Motshwaedi used to have a good business selling the vegetables and chickens she raised. But she said a tokoloshe has eaten her chickens and vegetables since the sangoma who looks like a short woman ruined her and her family’s lives.
GAUTENG infrastructure development MEC Nandi Mayathula-Khoza has apologised to victims of nepotism. She was speaking at the infrastructure portfolio committee meeting at the Gauteng Legislature on Friday.
TEACHERS and pupils were gathering to start their day when a teacher was stabbed in front of everyone in the school yard. A source at the primary school in Inanda, KZN said the attacker may have been the teacher’s dumped lover.
WITNESSES said the police van came down the road at high speed before it crashed into four parked cars. And as a number of cops jumped out of the van, women in civilian clothes also came stumbling out! A witness to the crash on Friday night opposite the town hall in KwaDukuza, KZN said it was a good thing there was nobody in the parked cars.
Jose Mourinho has hinted that some of his Chelsea squad may soon find that their Stamford Bridge careers are over. The Blues boss says he will make changes to his squad in the wake of their poor start to the Premier League season.
THEY lived and begged together on the street. . . until they fought over two slices of brown bread! When Xolani Shibane (31) refused to give his friend two slices of bread, the bitter man allegedly stabbed his 4-5.
PRESIDENT Jacob Zuma said the newly commissioned Unit Six at the Medupi Power Station has already made a contribution to avoiding load shedding. He officially opened one of six units at the power station in Lephalale, Limpopo yesterday.
THE DJ picked up her man’s phone. She scrolled through the SMSes . . . AND FOUND LOTS OF DIRTY SEX WORDS! That’s how DJ Zinhle learned that Bonang Matheba was giving lessons in sika lekhekhe to the cheating AKA.
SEASONED Isibaya actor, Bongani Gumede, spent time in hospital this past week. Bongani, who plays Mandla Ndlovu, also known as “Gatsheni”, was admitted to the Rietvlei Hospital in Umzimkhulu, in the south of KwaZulu-Natal.
MOTIVATIONAL speaker andwell-known presenter, Nimrod Nkosi, will host Utatakho from this Tuesday. Bonginkosi, aka “Zola 7”, Dlamini, is stepping down as the show’s presenter after eight impressive episodes.
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UKHOZI FM is soon to change it’s line-up for the second time this year. Sunday Sun has learnt that from next month there’ll be major changes on Ukhozi FM’s line-up, where some DJs will vacate their shows due to a drop in listenership.
BAFANA Bafana head coach Ephraim “Shakes” Mashaba has taken a gamble on the fitness of key players ahead of Saturday’s vital 2017 Africa Cup of Nations Group M qualifier against minnows Mauritania at the Stade Olympique in Nouakchott (7pm SA time).
DJ SBU and his fiancee Disebo Makatsa (29) separated earlier this year. Their separation made headlines and the two share a baby girl together. In celebville, since their big break-up Disebo has been fingered as the cause of the separation on social media and among the DJ’s friends.
THE South African Broadcasting Corporation admitted yesterday that a security audit had been conducted at its KwaZulu-Natal offices. “The process is a standard procedure to constantly identify the possible threats towards acts of terror, espionage and other related risks that have.
A MPUMALANGA businessman is fighting for his life after he was shot in front of his employees yesterday. The businessman, Saleem Patel, was shot at his business premises in KaMhlushwa, outside Malelane.
A woman was killed when she was hit by a car on the R57 Golden Highway in Vanderbijlpark on last night, paramedics said. "found the body of a female lying roughly 30 metres away in the slow lane of the highway," ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said.
THE Gauteng Department of Co-operative Governance's disaster management unit has expressed disappointment at allegations of poor working conditions and maladministration made by Johannesburg firefighters.
MZANSI’s cops are under attack! Several officers have been killed on duty while others have been attacked at their homes. So in their darkest hour, the cops of KwaMhlanga cluster held a night vigil to call on God’s intervention! The vigil was held on Wednesday night at KwamMlanga Victory Fellowship Church.
PASTOR and prophet Elliot Gumbi uses water, muthi and prayers to help his congregants. But it seems that the more he helps people, the more trouble he attracts to himself! The 48-year-old of Thembelihle in Lenasia, Joburg, has had problems since finding shit on his doorstep in July.
KAIZER Chiefs stars Siphiwe Tshabalala and Itumeleng Khune have urged fans to be patient with new coach Steve Komphela. Amakhosi will take on Bloemfontein Celtic in the MTN8 semifinal, second leg at FNB Stadium tomorrow (8.
American rappers Mobb Deep are set to ignite the love of hip hop in Mzansi. The icon group, which is made up of Prodigy and Havoc from New York, USA, are in the country to headline the 2015 Sprite Uncontainable show.
ORLANDO Pirates head coach Eric Tinkler has put up his hand and took the blame on himself for Bucs’ 1-0 Absa Premiership loss to a second-string Bloemfontein Celtic at the Free State Stadium on Wednesday.