The retail price of 95-grade petrol in South Africa will drop by 93 cents or 8.3 percent a litre from next Wednesday, while wholesale diesel will decrease by 9.9 percent, the government said on Friday.
South Africans on Friday questioned Justice Minister Michael Masutha's decision to release former Vlakplaas commander Eugene de Kock on parole, but keep Chris Hani's killer Clive Derby-Lewis incarcerated.
Arch-rivals Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova set up a dream Australian Open final yesterday while Andy Murray ground down Tomas Berdych to give himself a fourth crack at winning the Grand Slam title.
A dozen cars, spruced up as part of the pimp-my-ride sub-culture, were parked near the N1 City mall in Goodwood, Cape Town, many of which could be in breach of a city crackdown, which critics say is proof that premier Helen Zille is building a "nanny state".
Male prostitute Leopold Leisser, who became a central figure in the Shrien Dewani trial, has spoken out about the warm reception he was given by murder victim Anni Dewani's family in Cape Town during the trial.