Five arrested in licence fraud syndicate

Johannesburg – A doctor and licensing officials were arrested on Thursday as authorities clamp down on illegal activities at licensing centres. It follows an investigation linking them to an illegal licensing syndicate. The operation, led by the Road Traffic Management Corporation in Mpumalanga, is targeting those suspected of being involved in a syndicate assisting people […]

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Cassper Nyovest responds to ‘underrated lyricist’ claims

Johannesburg – Rapper Cassper Nyovest has hit back at claims that he’s an underrated lyricist, saying that hip-hop industry “gatekeepers” created narrative. This after a fan shared a tweet claiming that fellow rapper Zakwe believes Mufasa was the most underrated in the hip-hop game when it comes to his lyrics. It was also claimed that […]

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‘Special One’ Jose Mourinho linked with surprise new job

Just days after being sacked by English club Tottenham Hotspur, Jose Mourinho may make a quick return to football management. Jose Mourinho’s 17-month spell as Spurs’ manager came to an end on Monday when he was relieved of his duties following a poor run of form. His axing came just six days before the club […]

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Motorbike gunmen in deadly Nigerian village raids

Motorbike-riding gunmen have killed dozens of people and burnt down a number of homes in a series of raids targeting remote villages in Nigeria’s Zamfara state, said reports from the north-western region. A police spokesperson confirmed the attacks but could not give any casualty figures, saying a team of officials was on its way to […]

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Vladimir Putin warns West of harsh response if it crosses Russia’s ‘red lines’

Moscow – President Vladimir Putin warned the West on Wednesday not to cross Russia’s “red lines”, saying Moscow would respond swiftly and harshly to any provocations and those responsible would regret it. Putin used his state of the nation speech to project a message of Russian strength and defiance in the face of outside threats. […]

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Diko to appeal ANC disciplinary committee decision

Johannesburg – Suspended Presidency spokesperson Khusela Diko is fighting back. This after the ANC in Gauteng charged her for failing to disclose her husband’s business interests to the ANC PEC, or any office bearer of the Provincial Executive Council. In a statement through her lawyers, Diko says the entire Provincial Disciplinary Committee hearing was based […]

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DJ Speedsta says he has ‘thick skin’ after being dragged for ‘John Wick’ complaint

Johannesburg – Hip-hop star DJ Speedsta has hit back at social media users after he was dragged for complaining about amapiano DJs playing the same song at grooves. The “Mayo” producer took to Twitter over the weekends where he lamented about “John Wick” by De Mthuda featuring Sir Trill and Da Muziqal Chef being played […]

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Orlando Pirates told to fork out R15 million for star Simba defender

Johannesburg – Simba SC have confirmed interest in their star defender Joash Onyango from South African giants Orlando Pirates. Simba’s Communication Officer Haji Manara has claimed that Orlando Pirates have made their interest in signing Onyango apparent. Onyango, however, will cost the Buccaneers close to R15-million should they wish to land him immediately. “Onyango has […]

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