South African fitness coach is shot dead in botched armed robbery during a live Zoom exercise class with 200 clients

A South African fitness coach was shot and killed in a botched armed robbery during a live-streamed Zoom training session as more than 200 clients watched on helplessly. Lawrence Masinge was shot in the head in a suspected armed robbery in his home in Saulsville, near Pretoria, South Africa on Wednesday, November 10. In the… Continue reading South African fitness coach is shot dead in botched armed robbery during a live Zoom exercise class with 200 clients

South Africa unrest and Covid measures are starting to derail its economic recovery

The South African economy’s buoyant start to the year is likely to be ruined by a combination of renewed Covid-19 containment measures and recent civil unrest, experts have warned. A third wave of infections led the government to enforce strict lockdowns toward the end of June. President Cyril Ramaphosa announced last week that the alert… Continue reading South Africa unrest and Covid measures are starting to derail its economic recovery

South African court postpones Jacob Zuma’s trial for one month

A South African court on Tuesday, July 20, adjourned former president Jacob Zuma’s arms deal corruption trial to August 10, after the former leader applied for a postponement to appear in person rather than virtually. Zuma’s jailing earlier this month triggered some of the worst civil protests by his supporters who looted, stole from public… Continue reading South African court postpones Jacob Zuma’s trial for one month

South Africa’s currency slides amid fatal riots following Zuma arrest

The South African rand has depreciated rapidly as the government prepares to deploy more troops, amid widespread violence following the arrest of former President Jacob Zuma. With protests now in their seventh day after Zuma handed himself in to police to serve a 15-month jail term for contempt of court, 72 people have died and… Continue reading South Africa’s currency slides amid fatal riots following Zuma arrest

South African man who shot dead his girlfriend in front of her colleagues sentenced to 25 years imprisonment

A man who shot dead his girlfriend in front of her shocked colleagues has been sentenced to 25 years behind bars.  Avumile Mbuyiseli Nodongwe, 29, was sentenced by the Mthatha Regional Court in Mthatha, Eastern Cape on Monday, 28th June 2021. Police spokesperson, Brigadier Tembinkosi Kinana, in a statement on Thursday, July 1, said that the deceased,… Continue reading South African man who shot dead his girlfriend in front of her colleagues sentenced to 25 years imprisonment

South African man who brutally murdered his 4 children after accusing wife of infidelity sentenced to four life terms

A court in South Africa has handed down four life sentences to a 52-year-old former lawyer who brutally killed his four children.  Senyatsi Lucas Phasa was convicted for the murder of his four children, Katlego (9), Joyce, (7) Tshepo (5) and Adel (3) and was sentenced to four life imprisonment terms by the High Court, Limpopo… Continue reading South African man who brutally murdered his 4 children after accusing wife of infidelity sentenced to four life terms

South Africa races to halt third Covid wave as its economic outlook improves

South African economic activity has rebounded quicker than expected in recent months and the rand is the strongest-performing emerging market currency this year, but the country is racing to roll out Covid-19 vaccines as a third wave looms. In its Financial Stability Review on Thursday, the South African Reserve Bank said the economy was continuing… Continue reading South Africa races to halt third Covid wave as its economic outlook improves

South African man allegedly shoots wife dead after he found her in a car with another man, attempts suicide

A 34-year-old man has been arrested after he allegedly shot and killed his wife in the parking area of Shoprite Supermarket in Polokwane, Limpopo. Police spokesperson, Brigadier Motlafela Mojapelo, who confirmed the incident on Friday May 7, said the shooting happened at the corner of Grobler and Landdross Mare streets on Thursday, May 6.  “The police… Continue reading South African man allegedly shoots wife dead after he found her in a car with another man, attempts suicide

Lady shares chat with her cousin who wants to have s3x with her before helping her

A South African lady took to Twitter to share screenshot of a chat between and her cousin who wants to have sex with her before helping her.  @Neilwejoy revealed that her cousin wanted to sleep with her before giving her the remaining part of her rent. The screenshot came with the caption;  My own cousin… Continue reading Lady shares chat with her cousin who wants to have s3x with her before helping her

“I can’t just walk away because of sex” – South African media personality, Sizwe says he won’t leave his wife for sleeping with another man

South African TV and radio personality, Sizwe Dhlomo has said that he won’t leave his wife for sleeping with another man. The former MTV Base VJ stated this after sports presenter Mpho Letsholonyane tweeted about Jada and Will’s “Red Table Talk” following allegations that Jada slept with singer August Alsina. Mpho said that no other… Continue reading “I can’t just walk away because of sex” – South African media personality, Sizwe says he won’t leave his wife for sleeping with another man