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Michel Platini has emerged as the early frontrunner in the race to replace Sepp Blatter as head of FIFA.
Paraguay backs Platini for FIFA president

Sunday 2 August 2015 17:51

Paraguay has offered to be one of the official backers of Michel Platini's bid for the FIFA presidency, the country's football association said in a letter sent to FIFA.


Tokyo Sexwale is said to be in the process of consulting to apply for FIFA presidency following which he will then make up his mind
Sexwale may run for FIFA presidency

Sunday 2 August 2015 07:02

SA businessman and former political prisoner Tokyo Sexwale is considering running for president of world football's scandal-hit governing body FIFA, a spokesperson said on Saturday.


South Africa's winning bid was all about the involvement of Nelson Mandela, insists Tokyo Sexwale.
2010 FIFA World Cup bid under investigation

Wednesday 27 May 2015 17:04

The awarding of hosting rights for the 2010 Soccer World Cup in South Africa is being investigated by the United States Department of Justice.


This event commemorates 616 soldiers of the 5th Battalion of the South African Native Labour Corps, who lost their lives in 1917 when the SS Mendi sank in the English Channel.
SS Mendi Memorial Service gets underway

Saturday 21 February 2015 09:11

The Pretoria Memorial Service Council is to host the annual SS Mendi Memorial Service and wreath laying ceremony in Atteridgeville on Saturday.


Clive Derby Lewis suffers from an advanced lung cancer.
Derby Lewis, De Kock, and Barnard to know their fate on Friday

Thursday 29 January 2015 19:31

Old wounds have been re-opened as the nation awaits Justice Minister Michael Masutha's decision on whether apartheid assassins will be released on parole.  


SA housing a disaster

Wednesday 21 January 2015 12:13

Poorly constructed low cost houses have cost South African tax payers over R3 billion in the past three years.


Campaign to combat racism in sport launched in Qatar

Thursday 5 June 2014 20:19

A global campaign to combat racism in sport has been launched in Doha, Qatar on Thursday.


Saths Cooper, Tokyo Sexwale and Jeff Radebe remember the late Nelson Mandela who died on Thursday night
Peers heap praise on Mandela

Sunday 8 December 2013 12:00

Psychologist Saths Cooper shared a prison cell with the late former president Nelson Mandela on Robben Island for five years.


President Jacob Zuma is scheduled to open the Centre's public facility and its permanent exhibition on the life and times of Nelson Mandela.
Zuma arrives at Mandela Centre

Monday 18 November 2013 20:09

President Jacob Zuma arrived at the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory in Houghton on Monday.


The long-awaited film on the life of former President Nelson Mandela premiered on Sunday night in Johannesburg.
Mandela movie described as a story of pain and victory

Monday 4 November 2013 09:25

Apartheid struggle veteran, Tokyo Sexwale has described the soon-to-released Nelson Mandela movie as a story of pain and victory.


Madiba's lawyer to investigate whether he is still a terrorist
Veterans are still blacklisted

Sunday 27 October 2013 19:52

The US government is under pressure to provide reasons why hundreds of former struggle veterans are still blacklisted and prevented from visiting America.


Businessman Tokyo Sexwale
Tokyo Sexwale arrested in New York

Sunday 27 October 2013 16:03

Businessman Tokyo Sexwale will approach the US government after he was arrested in New York for being on a list of banned persons to that country.


Wealthy blacks benefit from economy not ANC: Molefe

Friday 20 September 2013 16:24

Former premier of the North West, Popo Molefe, has condemned those who accuse wealthy black South Africans of being rich due to their connection with the ruling party.


Mandela case struck off the roll

Monday 29 July 2013 14:09

A court application for the removal of trustees by former president Nelson Mandela's children has been struck off the roll, the law firm Norton Rose Fulbright said on Monday.


The ANC has launched its volunteer programme
ANC wraps busy week of campaigns

Sunday 28 July 2013 20:03

It has been another busy weekend for political parties on the campaign trail ahead of next year’s elections.


Mandela Family back in court on Monday, over money

Sunday 28 July 2013 19:53

The Mandela family is heading back to court on Monday. This time its over access to money that has accrued in trusts the elder statesman set up for the upkeep of his family.


AbaThembu King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo on Wednesday told the media that President Zuma flushed people like condoms.
AbaThembu Royal family apologises to Zuma

Sunday 14 July 2013 06:43

The AbaThembu Royal House apologised to President Jacob Zuma on Saturday after comments made by its King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo.


Mandela's family head to court again

Thursday 11 July 2013 20:34

Former president Nelson Mandela's family is going back to court over tens of millions of rands.


Carrim aims to restore Communications Dept image

Wednesday 10 July 2013 18:37

Newly appointed Communications Minister Yunus Carrim says restoring the battered image of his portfolio is one of his main priorities.


DA demands update on Pule investigation

Wednesday 10 July 2013 16:25

The Democratic Alliance (DA) says it’s been sent from one place to another trying to confirm who is investigating axed Communications Minister Dina Pule and how far the case has progressed.


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