#FeesMustFall: Here we go again

Students, with Chumani Maxwele at the forefront, are threatening to again bring universities to a standstill should universities hike fees.

Student leader Chumani Maxwele, known for being the person who kicked off the movement #RhodesMustFall when he threw faeces at a Rhodes statue at the University of Cape Town (UCT), said at the university's campus that students were concerned about talk that universities would be hiking fees by 6% “and we are watching those talks very closely; if the fees go up, we will definitely call communities to shut down universities".

#FeesMustFall: Here we go again

#FeesMustFall: Here we go again

Students, with Chumani Maxwele at the forefront, are threatening to again bring universities to a standstill should universities hike fees.

‘Mugabe will be gone by August 31’

‘Mugabe will be gone by August 31’

Youths in Zimbabwe have declared that all the 92-year-old remains good for now is to ‘be in an old people’s home’.
Extreme weather to batter Western Cape

Extreme weather to batter Western Cape

Parts of the province should brace for rain storms, flooding, gale force winds, flooding, and high seas, with waves of up to 6m.
‘Failed NFP/ANC coalition sends voters to IFP’

‘Failed NFP/ANC coalition sends voters to IFP’

A number of ‎former IFP municipalities were divided up. A deal was later struck between the ANC and NFP to enter into coalitions.
Maimane: Mbeki campaigning for ANC would be disingenuous

Maimane: Mbeki campaigning for ANC would be disingenuous

Maimane said Zuma has been dividing SA on the basis of race, and Mbeki would be disingenuous if he hit the campaign trail for a compromised ruling party.
Nats joined the ANC too … don’t forget that – Mpofu

Nats joined the ANC too … don’t forget that – Mpofu

In the wake of President Zuma calling the DA the offspring of the National Party, EFF chairperson Dali Mpofu has had a twar with Mzwanele Manyi about the NNP joining the ANC.
Lebese looks for ‘personal trainer’ after Khune’s break-up

Lebese looks for ‘personal trainer’ after Khune’s break-up

Hours after Sbahle Mpisane announced her breakup from Khune, the Kaizer Chiefs midfielder tweeted he was looking for a fitness trainer.

Mom ‘confesses to strangling daughter’

A mother has allegedly confessed to strangling her nine-year-old daughter, Michelle Koekemoer.

Little Miss Universe Zenande is only just beginning

Young beauty queen Zenande will represent South Africa in New York after scooping the Little Miss Universe crown in Turkey last month.

Ackers: Home is where the heart is

The Lions coach has asked the fans to pack the rafters of Ellis Park for their semi against the Highlanders, as filling the iconic stadium was always his big goal.

Motorists asked to be careful on flooded roads

Motorists in KZN are urged to drive with extreme caution as heavy rainfall has caused roads to flood.

Midrand Turkish mosque denies involvement in failed coup

‘We face baseless and irresponsible accusations about our institution.’

Mother of Krugersdorp triple murder suspects arrested

The woman, the mother of the Krugersdorp siblings allegedly involved in the May appointment murders, will be added to the fraud case involving a man who faked his own death.

Bail hearing for ‘terror twins’ postponed

Magistrate Du Plessis postponed the matter to Tuesday amid heightened security outside court.

Memorial service for Gugu Zulu in Kyalami on Tuesday

Zulu will be laid to rest on Thursday after a funeral service at Rhema Bible Church in Randburg.

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Cassper Nyovest releases ‘Big $pendah’ video

Cassper Nyovest’s latest track, ‘Mr Madumane (Big $pendah)’, was released on Saturday at an exclusive event in Maboneng.

‘Uzalo’: Ayanda, Sibahle conspire to bring Pastor Nkosi down

Here’s what’s coming up this week on ‘Uzalo’.

Lebese looks for ‘personal trainer’ after Khune’s break-up

Hours after Sbahle Mpisane announced her breakup from Khune, the Kaizer Chiefs midfielder tweeted he was looking for a fitness trainer.

Dineo Ranaka’s PR rep drops her

It seems the main reason for their ‘break-up’ is Ranaka’s refusal to publicly apologise to ‘matric dance dress’ fan Mnisi.

sport

Relief, outrage after IOC ‘passes buck’ on Russia

Russia breathed a sigh of relief after the IOC declined to impose a blanket ban on its competitors at the Rio Games over state-run doping, but the decision met fierce criticism elsewhere with Olympic chiefs branded “spineless”.

What’s in Mgosi this week?

Here is what you can look forward to in Mgosi inside your 16-pager Phakaaathi on Tuesday.

Ackers: Home is where the heart is

The Lions coach has asked the fans to pack the rafters of Ellis Park for their semi against the Highlanders, as filling the iconic stadium was always his big goal.

Lions explain semifinal ticket prices

Lions chief financial officer Edgar Rathbone explains that ticket prices start at R80 for Category D seats and go up to R350 for Category A seats.

business

Opposition seeks to end further SAA financials delays

The DA blames the delay on a widely perceived stalemate between the finance minister and the presidency over the SAA board.

CoAL gets 5-year regulatory clearance for Makhado Project

The miner was granted an extension of the validity period of the environmental authorisation, extending the commencement period for an additional five years

Telkom FreeMe, Vodacom, MTN, Cell C contracts compared

It’s plain to see just how aggressive the challenger operator is being.

VUT partners with Huawei to boost innovation in SA

The innovation centre, which cost R72 million to build, is one of the 10 Huawei is currently building across the world.

world

Florida club shooting ‘not an act of terror’, police say

A shooting outside a Florida nightclub that left two youths dead and as many 16 people injured early Monday was “not an act of terror,” police said.

Democrats push unity as convention starts under cloud

The Democratic Party kicks off its national convention Monday to anoint Hillary Clinton its presidential nominee, as a row over leaked emails showing party leaders sought to undermine campaign rival Bernie Sanders threatened to upstage the gathering.

Syrian migrant blows himself up near German music festival

A Syrian migrant set off a bomb near a music festival in southern Germany, killing himself and wounding a dozen others in the third attack to hit the region in a week, authorities said Monday.

Policewoman claims ministry pressured her on Nice attack

A fresh crisis has hit France’s government when a senior policewoman claimed the interior ministry pressured her to alter a report into security at the Nice fireworks display.

opinion

Snakes? What next, Zuma? Cockroaches?

We dare not forget the lessons of the 1990s. We must continue to behave like the South Africa of 1994, not the Rwanda of 1994.

Trump in power

Can you imagine how just his first six months might look? Could be something like this…

Hlaudi calling all the shots

We all know how this one ended.

A very Gupta supper

An iconic photograph gets a cartoonist’s spin.

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