Cape Town businessman Johan van Staden who defrauded the SA Revenue Services of more than R250-million in fictitious VAT return claims will spend his first night in jail following his conviction on Monday.
A breakthrough Israel-Turkey deal following six years of acrimony will see Israel pay $20 million (18.14 million euros) in compensation for a deadly 2010 commando raid, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said Monday.
Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane will lead a picket outside the SABC headquarters in Auckland Park on Tuesday to call for the removal the broadcaster’s chief operating officer‚ Hlaudi Motsoeneng‚ and an end to the undemocratic censorship.
New Kaizer Chiefs signing Ramahlwe Mphahlele says he was willing to take a pay cut to stay at former club Mamelodi Sundowns but in the end chose to leave when the Chloorkop side wouldn’t commit to a new contract.
Rank outsider Jack Miller won a chaotic and rain-disrupted Dutch MotoGP in Assen yesterday that saw second-placed Marc Marquez consolidate his lead at the top of the championship standings after his rivals suffered in the wet.
Moments after Caster Semenya powered South Africa to victory in the 4x400m relay at the African championships yesterday, world athletics boss Sebastian Coe insisted she shouldn't be demonised for her awesome performances.
High-energy indie pop group Fitz and the Tantrums has babies dancing along to their music, their single, "HandClap", has figured in film and television trailers, and their self-titled album has debuted on the Billboard 200 album chart at number 17.