Customers of MTN are set to pay 200% more for their monthly WhatsApp data bundle. The mobile network company hiked the bundle price from R10 to R30 after “ an overwhelming usage”. “Millions of South Africans are using WhatsApp on our network and many more are buying these bundles. “ said MTN's Executive Consumer Business Officer, Mapula Bodibe. MTN customers around Limpopo...
The Nelson Mandela foundation held the 2018 Nelson Mandela annual lecture on the 17th of July 2018. Former president of the United States of America Mr Barack Obama was nominated to deliver the 16th annual Nelson Mandela lecture as he was found to possess so much passion when coming to the topic of unity and active citizenship. The lecture was...
A minibus taxi was attacked on the R74 in KwaZulu-Natal. The incident was related to taxi violence because the 11 people that died on the scene were from a funeral of a colleague. Only 2 people got out of the scene unharmed. The incident happened on Saturday night. The minibus was from Gauteng. The victims were on their way back...
Durban -  Although the commemorative Nelson Mandela banknotes and coin will remain in circulation until they no longer meet the acceptable quality standards as determined by the South African Reserve Bank(SARB), the public have a limited amount of time to get their hands on them. “Quantities for both commemorative banknotes and R5 circulation coin are limited, however, sufficient for every...
The MeerKat launch which was unveiled in the Northern Cape on the 13th of July 2018 is a part of the SKA project. It is made up of 64 telescopes which are spread around across 8 Kilometers. On the permanent rock it was written "on Friday 13 July 2018, republic of South Africa, his excellency Mr David Mabuza unveiled this plaque...
Woolworths has recalled its Savory Rice Mix product after one of its suppliers was identified as a likely source of Listeria.The factory has been implicated as the potential source of a listeria outbreak in Europe. Listeriosis, caused by Listeria, is a flu-like disease which weakens the immune systems and causes fever muscles aches and diarrhoea, over 200 people and 80...
Five-time Ballon d'Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo has completed his sensational transfer from Real Madrid to Juventus in a club record deal for the Italian giants. The Portuguese has joined the Serie A champions in a €105 million (R1.65 billion) transfer after agreeing to a four-year deal worth €30 million (R475 million) a season, becoming both Juventus' record signing as well...
South Africa: One person has died and approximately 20 people have been injured after a plane crashed in Wonderboom, Pretoria, ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said on Tuesday. "Their injuries range from minor to critical," he said. Meiring said there were two air ambulance helicopters on the scene. He said he was not able to comment on what caused the accident at...
Nigerian Singer Davido won best international act at the BET's on Sunday (24 June 2018). The 25 year old thanked his listeners in Nigeria and he also said that Africa as a continent has been so blessed. He once again put Africa on the map. Davido also urged the crowd about greater collaborations. He said " Lets collaborate everybody, lets...
    GAUTENG-The office of the Chief Whip of the City of Tshwane carried out a Youth Dialogue on Thursday evening at Tshwane Council Chamber, Pretoria Sammy Marks Square. In attendance were various political dignitaries, such as Council Whips, Councillors, Residence of Tshwane, the Media and Tertiary Students from different institutions. This gathering was seen as an opportunity to afford youth a chance...