Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Archive: All news

  • Group to take #JuliusMalema to court for racist rant

    June 18, 2018 12:31 PM 18

    A KwaZulu-Natal minority rights group is looking to open a third case against EFF leader Julius Malema for claiming that the majority of Indians are racist. Malema was speaking at his party’s Youth Day commemorations in Klerksdorp in the North West Province at the weekend. “(The) majority of Indians hate Africans, (the) majority of Indians are racist

  • Gugulethu baby allegedly kidnapped by mom’s friend found unharmed

    June 18, 2018 12:25 PM 15

    A Cape Town woman wanted in connection with the disappearance of her friend’s two-month-old baby girl has been arrested and the baby returned to her mother unharmed, Western Cape police confirmed on Monday. The baby disappeared from Kwa-Khikhi in Gugulethu on Saturday morning after the mother left her baby and her eight-year-old daughter with her friend

  • Menlyn mall robbery suspects to appear in court

    June 18, 2018 12:14 PM 15

    Six suspects linked to last week’s Menlyn Park Shopping Centre robbery have been arrested, and two firearms, three vehicles and more than R90 000 recovered by the Limpopo and Mpumalanga Tracking Team in Mamelodi on Friday. The suspects are scheduled to appear at the Pretoria Magistrate’s Court on Monday on charges of business robbery, possession of unlicensed

  • Happy return for Mutasa

    June 18, 2018 10:39 AM 15

    In the build up to this Castle Lager Premiership tie against Nichrut, returning Dynamos coach Lloyd Mutasa emphasised the need to start picking up maximum points at home following a difficult start to the campaign which resulted in him being temporarily sacked. Saturday’s match was Mutasa’s first since being reinstated a fortnight ago as the DeMbare

  • Brazil held by Switzerland despite Coutinho wonder strike

    June 18, 2018 2:38 AM 17

    Brazil will have to wait a while longer to exorcize the demons of 2014 after they were held to a 1-1 draw by a dogged Switzerland side. Philippe Coutinho opened the scoring in the first half with a stunning, curling strike before Steven Zuber headed home a corner in the second half to earn the Swiss a point. Playing a World Cup match for the first time since

  • Woman dumps baby to live with lover

    June 18, 2018 2:13 AM 14

    A 26 year old woman from Bulawayo has been arrested for allegedly leaving her one-year-old baby unattended as she went to cohabit with her boyfriend for 10 days in Nketa suburb. Rubia Mudiwa from Nketa suburb allegedly left her daughter unattended at her place of residence during the night on May 30. Mudiwa only returned ten days later. Her mother reported

  • DJ Tira doesn’t come cheap

    June 18, 2018 1:45 AM 14

    Durban House and Gqom music boss, DJ Tira is one of the most sought after talents in the entertainment industry. Everything the Makoya Bearings touches turns into gold and he is so often at the centre of everything good that comes out of Durban. In case you were wondering, the Afrotainment kingpin does not come cheap and he recently took to social media

  • Chamisa escapes unhurt as stage collapses

    June 18, 2018 1:17 AM 14

    MDC Alliance presidential candidate Mr Nelson Chamisa yesterday escaped unhurt after a poorly constructed stage collapsed while he was introducing his party’s candidates at a rally in Hwange. The incident, together with a traffic accident which seriously injured 19 of his supporters after a truck they were travelling in overturned in Binga on Saturday

  • Shoko Fest moves to the ghetto

    June 17, 2018 7:14 PM 14

    Organisers of the annual urban culture fiesta, Shoko Festival, will this year make Peace in the Hood their main event following a slump in attendance at most of last year’s scheduled events at the Zimbabwe Museum of Human Sciences grounds. This will be the first time in the festival’s existence to take the main event, which usual features a foreign hip-hop

  • Illicit financial flows at Education ministry

    June 17, 2018 4:02 PM 14

    Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee has exposed massive illicit financial flows within the Higher and Tertiary Education ministry. In a report on the examination of the appropriation and fund accounts for the ministry of Higher and Tertiary education, the committee said the ministry lost money due to poor maintenance of records, delays in reporting