News and Politics

R100K bail granted for Pastor Shepherd Bushiri and his wife Mary

Controversial pastor Prophet Bushiri, 35, and his wife Mary, 37, were each granted R100,000 bail at the Pretoria Specialised Commercial Crimes Court on Wednesday. The couple, arrested on Friday over allegations of fraud, money-laundering and contravention of the Prevention of…

Pastor Timothy Omotoso back in court

Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) church Pastor THE Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) church draws arguably the largest crowds compared to any other congregation in Pretoria. Streets adjacent to the church, which is housed in the vast Pretoria Events Centre, are a…

The land must come back, says EFF leader Julius Malema

Land Now & Jobs Now “We are going to amend section 25 of the Constitution to allow expropriation of land without compensation. We won’t pay them. They took our land by force, they killed our people, they raped our people,…

My nine years was not a waste- Zuma

Former President Jacob Zuma has hit back at those criticising his legacy, including President Cyril Ramaphosa. In a thinly veiled swipe, Zuma disputes that his nine years in office were a waste. He released a statement on his Twitter account…

ECG Prophet Bushiri blames Metro Tshwane for the stampede that took place

Bushiri said they didn’t get metro police, disaster management, patrollers, or paramedics – but Sanco asked why the event then went ahead. Inadequate presence of the City of Tshwane’s law enforcement at the Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) is to be…

Tenant shouldn’t pay more than 30% of their net income for rent.

Nearly two out of every five tenants in South Africa are deemed to be ‘risky’, says automated rental payment and reconciliation platform, PayProp. On average, 14.2% of South African tenants are classified as minimum-risk according to their credit scores, while…

Last voting chance by the IEC

Why should I vote? Voting is how you help decide the future of our country – and it is your commitment to our Constitutional values and principles.  You have the power to determine the future of our country! What happens…

SA government wants to decolonize Education Curriculum in schools

Basic education minister Angie Motshekga has called for a more ‘decolonised’ education system in South Africa – saying the current system needs to be amended to allow for diversification. According to EWN news, Motshekga made the comments on the sidelines of…

Minister Nomvula is not happy with how the Zondo commission works

Environmental Affairs Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has accused the state capture commission of severely breaching her rights. Mokonyane has sent a letter to the commission, saying that there are officials at the inquiry who are hell-bent on undermining its integrity. This…

Agrizzi not going down alone

When the Bosasa wolves started paying bribes to members of Parliament, the Constitution of our country was trampled on, dragged into the mud and left for dead. In a damning indictment of MPs’ disregard for their oaths and for the…