Cyril Ramaphosa leads, but foul play may snatch victory
Despite ANC attempts to ensure a fair vote for a 
new leader, branch mandates may not hold.



DA lays corruption charges against State Security Minister Bongani Bongo
The charges relate to allegations that Bongo allegedly offered to bribe the evidence leader in the Parliamentary inquiry into state capture at Eskom


KZN ANCYL leader 'brutally assassinated in front of family'
An ANC Youth League deputy secretary in KwaZulu-Natal's Moses Mabhida Region has been shot dead, the provincial ANCYL said on Thursday.

M&G Africa

UN: Libya slave auctions may be crime against humanity
CNN aired the footage last week of an apparent live auction in Libya where black men were presented as farmhands and sold off for as little as $400.


Groundwater maps could help South Africa prepare for safer fracking
A vulnerability map could help assess the risks associated with fracking and groundwater which around 300 towns depend on in South Africa's Karoo


Toilet into which Michael Komape fell was carelessly maintained, court hears
​Mehlodumela Primary School began asking for new toilets from the Limpopo department of education six years before Komape fell into the pit toilet


Zuma vows government will continue supporting embattled SAA
Former SAA board chairperson Dudu Myeni and six board members were sacked from the board last month.


Hariri says resignation on hold, pledges to stay in Lebanon
Lebanon's Prime Minister said he was suspending his surprise resignation, pending talks, providing a potential way out of a political crisis.


US could slash funding for South African researchers
A vaginal ring could one day protect women from HIV infection and unwanted pregnancies but only if there’s money to make it.

Arts & Culture

A guide to embarking on an arts career in South Africa
The politics of art aren’t always discovered in the confines of the art industry and its institutions


Barca, Chelsea reach last 16 as Man Utd lose
Jose Mourinho's Manchester United must wait to seal their spot after a last-gasp 1-0 defeat in Basel.

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