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Instinctive Chiefs prove their title credentials

Amakhosi have flipped the popular narrative on its head, winning the Soweto Derby 1-0, and are now favourites to lift the PSL trophy

A ‘friendly’ that means everything

A derby is a derby and Kaizer Chiefs desperately need to set the right standard for the season

Derby: Why this one really matters

Coach Ernst Middendorp’s history with Bucs may bring the winning streak to Amakhosi

The people versus the captured police

While the police figure is visible, they are not exactly accountable to the citizens.

Fire up the Soweto derby

The giants of Soweto are in dire need of a spark that will bring out the best in both teams

Soweto Derby: Two dead in FNB stadium stampede

Officials are unsure about what caused the stampede

Rock ‘n Grohl in the church of the Foo Fighters

Seminal rock band Foo Fighters, led by Dave Grohl, gave fans in Johannesburg three hours of emotional and almost spiritual glory.

Motorists warned to prepare for Siyanqoba traffic

Drivers should expect closed roads and congested traffic near FNB Stadium, the venue of the ANC's final election rally - Siyanqoba.

Zuma is a ‘tsunami’, booers are ‘cowards’, says Mbalula

Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula has lambasted those who booed Zuma when he walked onto the pitch at FNB Stadium, adding that Zuma is a 'tsunami'.

The gospel according to Bruce Springsteen

A Springsteen show is part revivalist church service, part leftist political rally. But above all, it is a sweat-drenched rock 'n roll spectacle.

Waging war on Mandela the saint

For the black youngsters of the 1990s, it was Madiba's role as the head of MK that gave him the respect he needed to bring peaceful reconciliation.

Rain doesn’t keep mourners from Mandela memorial

As crowds gather under umbrellas and shelter from the rain, people have begun streaming to the FNB Stadium where Madiba's memorial will be held.

Mixed reaction to Rihanna’s Jo’burg concert

Die-hard Rihanna fans sang along to every song, but the singer's lack of energy and costume changes disappointed many concertgoers.

Stadium considers reward for Bieber heist info

FNB Stadium management says it is considering offering a reward following the theft of over a million rand of concert proceeds.

Decision time for Lions

The Golden Lions Rugby Union is pressured to make some big decisions: Finding new investors and whether to move their games to the FNB Stadium.

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Pay-TV inquiry probes the Multichoice monopoly

Africa’s largest subscription television operator says it is under threat amid the emerging popularity of global platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime

​No apology or comfort as another Marikana mother dies without justice

Nomawethu Ma’Bhengu Sompeta, whose funeral will be held this weekend, was unequivocal in calling out the government for its response to the Marikana massacre

Covid-overflow hospital in ruins as SIU investigates

A high-level probe has begun into hundreds of millions of rand spent by the Gauteng health department to refurbish a hospital that is now seven months behind schedule – and lying empty

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