Marikana Report – Time for Justice, but Will Phiyega Be Fired? [analysis]

On 16 August 2012, 34 people were killed in Marikana by the police. Promising justice, President Jacob Zuma announced a commission of inquiry into the deaths, as well as those of 10 people killed in the preceding week. Today the commission’s report is due. GREG NICOLSON looks at what we know from the inquiry and […]


27-Year-Old Rapist Jailed for 25years [press release]

30 March 2015. 27 year old Akhona Mpaphela was convicted and sentenced to undergo 25 years imprisonment by the Butterworth Regional Court this afternoon of Monday 30 March 2015. It is alleged that the accused raped a seven year old girl on 20 February 2013 during the evening at Thunga Location Mthwaku Village Ngqamakhwe. The […]

Fashion & Lifestyle

Statement On the Appointment of Trevor Noah [press release]

The African National Congress is elated on the appointment of Trevor Noah as a replacement of John Stewart the host of Daily Show in the United States of America. With this appointment, he joins the list of South Africans whose talent is being recognized and celebrated internationally. We believe that he has what it takes […]


Trevor Noah Takes Over ‘The Daily Show’

NEWSWATCH: Top SA stand-up comedian Trevor Noah is taking over as host of ‘The Daily Show’. Mail amp Guardian: Trevor Noah to replace Jon Stewart as host of ‘The Daily Show’… aIt’s the break that most comedians can only dream of… South African comedian Trevor Noah is to be the new host of Entertainment News […]

Fashion & Lifestyle

Our Next Host, Welcome Trevor Noah [press release]

Trevor Noah has been selected to become the next host of the Emmyreg and Peabodyreg Award-winning The Daily Show. Noah joined The Daily Show in 2014 as a contributor. He made his U.S. television debut in 2012 on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and has also appeared on Late Show with David Letterman, becoming […]


Siasia Lauds Akpeyi’s Performance Against South Africa

Former Super Eagles manager, Samson Siasia has rated highest the side’s goalkeeper, Daniel Akpeyi against Bafana Bafana of South Africa in yesterday’s friendly tie at the Mbombela Stadium, Nelspruit. Eagles were held to a 1-1 draw with the side’s captain, Ahmed Musa scoring the opener in the 85th minute while a defensive blunder allowed South […]