Maradona buried on Thursday in a private ceremony

Football legend, Diego Maradona, was buried on the outskirts of Buenos Aires, on Thursday. The funeral was exclusive to a small number of family and close friends at the Bella Vista ceremony – where the legend was laid to rest alongside his parents. As Maradona’s body departed Argentina’s presidential palace, Casa Rosada, fans gathered in…

Meyiwa’s case postponed to 5th March 2021

The five suspected implicated in the murder of Bafana Bafana and Orlando Pirates captain, Senzo Meyiwa, have made their second appearance at the Boksburg Magistrates court. Meyiwa’s three siblings, Sifiso, Nhlanhla and Zama were present, and they were accompanied by AfriForum representatives, Kallie Kriel and Gerrie Nel, who initially pushed for the SAPS to continue…

ANC rescinds decision to reappoint member accused of raping daughters

The ANC in Mpumalanga has revoked its decision to reinstate one of their PEC member who is facing charges of rape. Earlier this week, a PEC member who had been recused from his duties due to the allegations that he raped two of his daughters was reappointed. The provincial spokesperson, Sasekani Mancini, announced that the…

State vehicles torched after service delivery protest

Two state vehicles were set alight in Kwa-Zulu Natal, after a service delivery protest. The vehicles were torched at the disaster management offices in Pietermaritzburg on Thursday evening after a service delivery protest took place earlier that day. Sipho Hlomuka, KZN COGTA MEC said the incident occurred at the local provincial disaster management centre, in…

Aggrizzi allegedly too ill to attend court case

Former Bosasa COO Angelo Agrizzi is allegedly too ill to attend his trial, where he’s being charged with fraud and corruption relating to four tenders his company and its subsidiaries got, valued at over R1.8 billion. He was allegedly admitted on the 15th of October, where he failed to appear with three of his other…