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Bianca Buitendag came into the games as the 17th seed – and surfed away with silver!

Bianca Buitendag has won South Africa’s first-ever Olympic surfing medal as she claimed the country’s second medal of the day – after Tatjana Schoenmaker won silver in the women’s 100m breaststroke.

Lifelong defender of Kenya’s forests shot dead

For decades Joannah Stutchbury defended the Kiambu Forest from developers - and now she is dead.

South Africa’s constitutional democracy is under threat, warns Ramaphosa

The rioting and looting of the past week has put South Africa's constitutional democracy under threat and been designed to provoke a “popular insurrection", says President Cyril Ramaphosa.

Charitable Chiefs hand more points to league strugglers

Kaizer Chiefs continue to charitably donate points to relegation strugglers.

SAFA to push for Benni McCarthy

The South African Football Association (SAFA) has yet to announce their new manager following the sacking of Molefi Nketsi.

The King’s memorial: Sombre yet uplifting

A sombre yet uplifting mood prevailed in rural Nongoma, KZN during the memorial service of King Goodwill Zwelithini kaBhekuzulu on Thursday.


In 2016 Sinethemba Marali from KwaNoxolo Township in Port Elizabeth quit his job as an electrical engineer to become a gravedigger.

Swallows hold Pirates at home

Resilient Swallows FC have shown why they remain a force to be rocked within the DStv Premiership this season. This is Swallows’ first season back in the country's elite league after six years of absence and they are already making their presence felt.

Trump banned from Facebook – but he can still blow up the world

Facebook and Instagram have suspended Donald Trump indefinitely, and Twitter switched off the US President’s account overnight.

Man dies after taking Viagra – and lover turns him down

In a tragic and extraordinary turn of events, a 59-year old man from Migori in Kenya died after reportedly taking the sexual enhancement drug Viagra.

Zuma booted out his baby mama, but she’s back as a real housewife of Durban

Nonkanyiso Conco, Jacob Zuma’s baby mama and ex-fiancée, is to star in the reality TV show, Real Housewives of Durban, that debuts this month.

Ronaldo shoots for new goal – becoming the highest scorer of all-time

Cristiano Ronaldo is showing no signs of slowing down in his quest to become the greatest footballer the world has ever seen.

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