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By: Clyde Ramalaine We have learned from the State Capture Commission, chaired by Deputy Chief Justice Zondo that the second appearance of former President Jacob G Zuma will not occur this month as previously communicated. The primary reason for this is because former President Zuma's attorneys informed the commission that he is ill. To hear an almost 78 year being ill...
The African National Congress congratulates its Secretary-General Cde Elias (Ace) Magashule, on the occasion of the beautiful magnificent day, of his sixtieth anniversary birthday celebration. It was during this joyful day of the 3rd of November, that the science of nature, brought this outstanding revolutionary of our movement, into the horizons of our mother earth. In every life of a human being, turning sixty...
CAPE TOWN - The plight of a black-owned media entity in a space previously dominated by the privileged elite is not an easy one. The Pursuit of Happyness, starring Will Smith and his son Jaden, comes to mind. In what is arguably one of his greatest performances, Smith plays the character of an ambitious man trying to break into a...
By: Carl Niehaus Oliver Reginald Kaizana Tambo (OR) was born in the village of Kantilla, Bizana, in the Mpondoland (eQawukeni), a region of the Eastern Cape, on 27 October 1917. His mother, Julia, was the third wife of Mzimeni Tambo, son of a farmer and an assistant salesperson at a local trading store. His father had four wives and ten...
CAPE TOWN – Sekunjalo has come out to say that it is aware that confidential information surrounding the mutual parting of ways between The Sekunjalo Group and its auditors, BDO South Africa, has been leaked to the media. This is based, but not limited to, the fact that hardly a few minutes after the meeting between Sekunjalo executives and BDO the story...
By: Andile Lungisa STRATCOM media network exposed “We have maintained a silence closely resembling stupidity’- Junta Tuitiva, La Paz, Bolivia. 16 July 1809. The emperor of SA media industry is Koos Bekker, the current chairman and former CEO of Naspers: the biggest company in Africa, and the parent company of News 24, Takealot, Multichoice, City Press, Rapport, Die Burger, Die Son,...
By: Carl Niehaus On Thursday (10 October 2019) the News Editor of Rapport, Herman Scholtz, received an e-mail from a ‘reader’ with the subject: Nuuswenk: Ace se regrethand (News hint: Ace’s right hand). In this e-mail the so-called ‘reader’ wrote the following, and I provide a verbatim translation: “Dear Mr. Scholtz, If there is someone one wishes the media would make the...
JOHANNESBURG – The PIC is the largest investor on the JSE with 12.5 percent of the market capitalisation of all companies listed on the JSE totalling about R1.6 trillion. According to the respected researcher Duma Gugubile, the JSE is 97 percent white-owned companies and only 3 percent black-owned companies. He says that even 3 percent is high and if you...
By: Carl Niehaus I am a fighter, and when I am attacked - especially by hypocrites - I give it back as good as I get, and I certainly do not suffer fools easily. However, as far as the people that I love and care for - my two daughters and my partner - I have to try and protect them...
“Moenie wurrie nie Liema, ek is nou terug.” (Don’t worry Liema, I will shortly be back.) These were the last words martyred freedom fighter Imam Abdullah Haron uttered to his wife Galiema Sadan-Haron, as two burly boere led him from their Crawford home. One of the pair was a feared, notorious apartheid Security Branch cop dubbed “Spyker” van Wyk. Spyker was so...


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