WATCH: Jacob Zuma roasted at Stofile’s funeral

Zuma came in for some very unexpected and brutally harsh criticism from former director-general Sipho Pityana on Thursday.

The half-hour speech of Pityana at the funeral of his friend, reverend and former sports minister Makhenkesi Stofile, produced a no-holds-barred attack on President Jacob Zuma in Port Elizabeth that had social media in a buzz on Thursday.

WATCH: Jacob Zuma roasted at Stofile’s funeral

WATCH: Jacob Zuma roasted at Stofile’s funeral

Zuma came in for some very unexpected and brutally harsh criticism from former director-general Sipho Pityana on Thursday.

Cyril, it’s time to pick a side

Cyril, it’s time to pick a side

People such as Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will have to do better than just ‘pledging my full personal support to the finance minister’.
No law empowers Hawks to summon Gordhan

No law empowers Hawks to summon Gordhan

The Hawks, however, have the authority to invite a person to speak to them, but they are ‘certainly not obliged to’.
Hlophe gets his day in court

Hlophe gets his day in court

Hlophe has been accused by 11 Concourt justices of trying to influence the outcome of cases involving Zuma.
Mashaba must give Jozi CBD a Black Like Me SuperKurl

Mashaba must give Jozi CBD a Black Like Me SuperKurl

Although he lacks political experience, he is an energetic and workaholic timer. Let’s see if the EFF will give him a chance to prove himself.
‘Reckless’ Hawks using Hollywood-style tactics – Cosatu

‘Reckless’ Hawks using Hollywood-style tactics – Cosatu

‘They should operate in a manner that does not raise questions about their motive,’ says the trade union federation.
Trevor Noah slams Malema, Zuma, reveals SABC turned his show down

Trevor Noah slams Malema, Zuma, reveals SABC turned his show down

In an exclusive and rare sit-down interview with eNCA, Trevor Noah spoke to Jeremy Maggs about politics, the SABC, writing a book and his morning routine.

Tinkler looking to keep unbeaten record against Chiefs

Cape Town City coach Eric Tinkler has yet to lose against Kaizer Chiefs, but he knows he would be fooling no one but himself if he thought his incredible record against South Africa’s self-appointed cup kings would still be standing come tonight.

Robbers attack Mbazwana couple at home

They fled the scene in stolen vehicles.

Man dies in collision in Potchefstroom

The injured were treated and taken to Potchefstroom Provincial Hospital.

Boy in ICU recovering well after substation shock

The boy reportedly sustained severe burns on his arm.

KZN police nab three suspects, seize four firearms

An intelligence-driven operation conducted in the Ntuzuma area led to the arrests of three suspects yesterday.

‘Pravin Gordhan?’ Babes Wodumo’s never heard of him

The music sensation has no idea who the finance minister is, but what matters more is whether he knows who she is.

State requests permission to appeal Oscar’s jail term

The state wants a harsher sentence imposed for what it describes as the ‘disturbingly inappropriate’ sentence imposed by Judge Thokozile Masipa.

‘Very wealthy’ Sotheby’s boss’ bail application continues

Argument is to be presented in court on Friday on whether the alleged murder of Susan Rohde was premeditated.

your life

Trevor Noah slams Malema, Zuma, reveals SABC turned his show down

In an exclusive and rare sit-down interview with eNCA, Trevor Noah spoke to Jeremy Maggs about politics, the SABC, writing a book and his morning routine.

Blessee Amanda Cele wants to get Nasty with teen rapper

Amanda Cele seems to be making her way through the celebrity circles.

Bonang or Dj Zinhle? Wayde van Niekerk takes on Q&A

Ever wondered if the Olympic gold medallist took sides in the whole DJ Zinhle/Bonang Matheba saga?

The future of sound

Dolby brings ‘sound objects’ to the living room, writes Arthur Goldstuck.

sport

Tinkler looking to keep unbeaten record against Chiefs

Cape Town City coach Eric Tinkler has yet to lose against Kaizer Chiefs, but he knows he would be fooling no one but himself if he thought his incredible record against South Africa’s self-appointed cup kings would still be standing come tonight.

Is Jali on his way back to Pirates?

Andile Jali has again got the Orlando Pirates fans talking about his possible return to the club after he tweeted something that seems to suggest he is flying home to the Buccaneers.

Baroka announce Aucho signing

Baroka FC have confirmed the signing of Ugandan midfielder Khalid Aucho from Gor Mahia.

Philander not waiting to make an impact

The Proteas have crashed to number seven in the official Test rankings but Philander is confident they can start the long process back to the top.

business

Zimbabwe energy distributor scales up debt recovery rate

The parent energy company says it needs to pay for power imports from regional countries such as South Africa and Mozambique.

Gold price increase sends Sibanye profits past R5bn

Sibanye chief executive Neal Froneman said the first half of 2016 had been very positive for mining companies and gold producers in particular.

world

Hours-long attack on Kabul American university kills 12

The attack began just after dusk, when the private university is usually packed with students, many of them working professionals doing part-time courses.

N. Korea leader says missile test ‘greatest success’

Earlier this month, North Korea fired a land-launched ballistic missile directly into Japanese-controlled waters for the first time.

Assange warns of forthcoming ‘significant’ Clinton leaks

Speaking to Fox News on Wednesday, Assange said WikiLeaks was combing through thousands of pages of material.

Italy quake death toll nears 250 as questions mount

Questions mounted as to why there had been so many deaths so soon after the 2009 L’Aquila disaster, exposing Italy’s vulnerability to earthquakes.

opinion

Cyril, it’s time to pick a side

People such as Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will have to do better than just ‘pledging my full personal support to the finance minister’.

Hawks’ Gordhan probe smells fishy

The timing of the Hawks’ latest move is another indicator of how this unit is manipulated for political motives.

Russia should fess up to ‘cheating’

Instead of passing the buck, Russian leaders would do well to get their house in order.

Mashaba must give Jozi CBD a Black Like Me SuperKurl

Although he lacks political experience, he is an energetic and workaholic timer. Let’s see if the EFF will give him a chance to prove himself.

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