Saturday, April 4, 2020
Every profession has a mandate. The media profession, to which I proudly belong, has the core I-SEE mandate to Inform, Set agenda, Educate and Entertain. It is worrisome that the overarching goal of many media houses these days appears to be to advertise and promote whatever and whoever helps to grow their bank balance....
Not many South Africans are aware of the role their African brothers played in liberating them from the shackles of the oppressive apartheid regime, more so the youths who are mainly responsible for the brigandage attending the current xenophobic violence in South Africa. This has led to a number of observers questioning the real...

Your PVC is your Red Card

The best way to show disenchantment with a government and its elected officials is neither with stones nor with bullets but with ballots.The PVC is like a red card in the hand of a referee but, unlike the referee, you have only one chance in 4 years to use yours. Use it wisely and...
Odds seem to mean nothing to a Maryland man who has branded himself "Mr. Lucky" after winning a $31,311 (about 432 thousand rands or 11.3 million naira) lottery jackpot, just three months after he won $1 million (13.8 million rands or 364 million naira). The 38-year-old man told Maryland Lottery officials he won his $31,311...
On Wednesday, June 7, 2017, President Jacob Zuma named Justice Ray Zondo as Deputy Chief Justice of the Republic of South Africa, and he was so appointed. According to the Presidency, Justice Zondo came to the position of Deputy Chief Justice "with enormous experience in the broader legal profession." Credentials Zondo worked as a human rights...
A dermatologist has warned women against the use of heavy makeup, saying it aggravates skin problems. Mrs Ayopo Adeyemi, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the use of heavy makeup could lead to skin irritation, allergies and even skin cancer. She said that women usually apply excessive makeup to cover skin problems...
Scientists say they have identified a gene that makes humans sleep soundly. In a study published in the U.S. journal Science Advances, Jason Gerstner of the Washington State University, and colleagues demonstrated that the gene, called FABP7, plays a role in controlling the sleep quality of mice and fruit flies as well. “It’s the first time...
Men sometimes complain that their wives usually develop headache around bedtime, leaving them with no choice than to allow madam have her deserved rest. However, researchers have said that the best cure for headache is that three-letter word, S-E-X! And it is as natural as it comes! Far from using a headache as an excuse...
The South African Minister of Higher Education and Training, Blade Nzimande has announced plans to have witchcraft included in the curriculum from 2018. Speaking to representatives from student unions around the country, the minister announced the shocking move and urged future university entrees to consider taking Witchcraft. “There is a lot we can learn from...
Namibian team flag bearer at the Rio 2016 Olympics, Jonas Junias, has been arrested at the Rio Olympics Athletes Village accused of the sexual assault of a housemaid. Rio police said the 22-year-old was arrested in the act on Sunday night when he grabbed and tried to kiss the woman in a corridor on the 11th floor of...