SHOCKED gogos and madalas stood around after robbers blew up an ATM and stole a huge amount of money. Madala Alson Sosiba (90) said he came to the Boxer Punch superstore in Clermont, Durban, KZN to withdraw his pension on Wednesday morning.
LEHLOHONOLO Nonyane has big boots to fill as he slots into the troubled left-back position for Bafana Bafana in their return leg 2016 Championship of African Nations (Chan) preliminary round fixture against Mauritius at Stade Anjalay on Sunday (1pm SA time).
CHAMPAGNE, fashion and beautiful horses will be the order of the day tomorrow at the Vodacom Durban July at Greyville Racecourse. With the theme, The Captain’s Table, it will be interesting to see guests’ interpretations through their clothes.
THE Eastern Cape House of Traditional Leaders has hit back at a DA member for questioning salary hikes for chiefs. They were furious after MP Nqaba Bhanga lodged a complaint with the commissioner of public appointments in the National Assembly last week.
PUTCO drivers who didn’t get transfers could be retrenched if Autopax doesn’t employ them, the Labour Court heard yesterday. Lawyers for the two companies argued about whether Autopax had to employ all affected Putco drivers.
The Economic Freedom Fighters does not intend on letting Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa off the hook when it comes to Marikana, insisting that one way or another it will have charges against him instituted.
US President Barack Obama will be touring the African Union (AU) headquarters in Ethiopia during his visit to Africa but will likely not meet the AU chairperson, Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, a report said.
Prison warders at Qalakabusha Prison, near Empangeni, are in hot water after they were caught trying to get into the prison carrying dagga. The warders were caught during a search operation at the prison about two weeks ago.
Tv actress Mona Monyane has learnt a lot since joining popular SABC2 soapie Muvhango two years ago. She plays the role of Dr Nthabeleng Molapo (24) who is an obstetrician and gynaecologist on the show.
Liberia confirmed a third new case of the deadly Ebola virus on Thursday, as the disease re-emerges nearly two months after the outbreak was declared over in the West African nation, a senior health official said.
A car flew off the road and crashed into a house in KwaMakhutha, south of Durban, on Thursday morning, said ER24. The driver of the vehicle said he drove over a “ramp” before crashing into the roof of the house, ER24 spokesperson Pieter Rossouw said.
PEOPLE living in fear of thugs say they’re tired of getting excuses instead of help from cops. They said they are always told that the Sun City Police Station doesn’t have vehicles to respond to rising crime in Ledig near Rustenburg, North West.
TENANTS claim their landlord was so determined to get rid of them that he took down the doors of their rented rooms. They allege that when that didn’t work, he armed workers with hammers and spades to smash holes in the walls.
The 100-year-old gogo who stole the hearts of millions when she went sky diving on her birthday has now done another thing rare for those of her age: she paid her tax today, the first day of tax filing season.
TAXI bosses who blocked buses from coming into their area have now also turned on taxis from a neighbouring area. Taximen from Newlands West Taxi Association, north of Durban, said the other taxis are stealing their passengers.
Mpumalanga Black Aces players are confused with reports that the club’s premier league status has been sold to Amazulu. One of the players, who wishes to remain anonymous told Sport24 that he was very shocked when he first heard the reports that the club is in the process of being sold.
Nine pensioners were shot and wounded during a cash heist at around 06:00 at the Soshanguve Mall in Pretoria on Wednesday, Gauteng police said. The elderly people had arrived at the mall to collect their pension payouts.