Police arrest suspect linked to Bonnievale gruesome murder

CAPE TOWN – A suspect has been arrested in connection with the murder of a couple in Bonnievale earlier this week. The alleged killer was apprehended by detectives in the small village of McGregor near Robertson on Sunday morning. Police say an initial investigation found the victims, a 64-year-old man and his 71-year-old wife died... Read More

Ghosts of State Capture will be difficult to exorcise

When they are needed the most, miracles are in short supply, and so it proved to be for former president Jacob Zuma. File picture: Doctor Ngcobo/African News Agency (ANA) Cape Town – The start of the year is usually accompanied by belt-tightening as families try to survive “Januworry”, the longest month of the year. For one man in... Read More

Kali’s View: The new dawn that never saw the light of day

Brenda Kali is the CEO of Conscious Companies and the Founder of the Conscious Leadership Academy. JOHANNESBURG –  The season to be jolly awakens my inner child and the spirit of love and generosity it invokes is infectious.  I initially thought that I would write about Christmas and how much I love this time of... Read More

Brazil ‘faith healer’ John of God surrenders to police

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption Brazilian “spiritual healer” Joao Teixeira de Faria, pictured with supporters, has turned himself in to police A Brazilian faith healer accused of sexually abusing more than 300 women has handed himself in to police, local media report. Joao Teixeira de Faria, known as “John of God”, was declared a... Read More

Zanu-PF approves Mnangagwa re-election bid in 2023

Zimbabwe’s ruling party gave the go-ahead to President Emmerson Mnangagwa to run for a second five-year term in 2023. Picture: Xinhua/Shaun Jusa Esigodini, Zimbabwe – Zimbabwe’s ruling party on Saturday gave the go-ahead to President Emmerson Mnangagwa to run for a second five-year term in 2023, all but ending speculation the 76-year-old would step down... Read More

Klopp ‘over the moon’ about Liverpool, Mourinho says Man United couldn’t cope with intensity

Jurgen Klopp acknowledges the Anfield crowd after Liverpool beat Manchester United. Photo: Rui Vieira/AP Liverpool powered back to the top of the Premier League as Xherdan Shaqiri inspired a 3-1 win over bitter rivals Manchester United, while Arsenal’s 22-match unbeaten run was shattered by a shock defeat at Southampton on Sunday. Jurgen Klopp’s side made... Read More

Pricey trim levels prove popular with Kicks buyers

One of Nissan’s newest additions, the Kicks subcompact crossover, was designed to bring customers to a crossover at a lower price point. But since going on sale in June, Nissan has noticed a trend: Kicks customers are asking for its most expensive trim levels. “You’d expect a vehicle that starts at $17,990 to... Read More