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    Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 26/09/2016
    Posted by on Sep 26th, 2016

    Zuma’s brother says the President must resign or risk being killed [Sunday Times] SABC boss Hlaudi Motsoeneng this week scored himself a massive R11.4 million bonus and has kept his job as CEO [News24] SA’s… Read More »

    Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 19/09/2016
    Posted by on Sep 19th, 2016

    Kwaito star Mandoza has died aged 38. Last week his family confirmed he was being treated at home for a brain tumour [eNCA] New York explosion: 29 injured in ‘intentional bomb blast’, with second device… Read More »

    Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 5/09/2016
    Posted by on Sep 5th, 2016

    ANC members expected to #OccupyLuthuliHouse. ANC members are expected to participate in the #OccupyLuthuliHouse campaign on Monday, which is calling for the resignation of both ANC president Jacob Zuma and his national executive committee [News24]… Read More »

    Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 29/08/2016
    Posted by on Aug 29th, 2016

    Swine flu outbreak in the Western Cape. WC Health Department says it’s following up on reports of a swine flu outbreak [EWN] Guptas to sell SA businesses. The controversial politically-connected Gupta family announced on Saturday… Read More »

    Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 15/08/2016
    Posted by on Aug 15th, 2016

    Internet has a meltdown over US President Barack Obama’s daughter allegedly caught smoking weed [Times LIVE] Zuma friend’s R550m bonanza. Mystery surrounds payments in excess of R550 million to a known ANC benefactor and friend… Read More »

    Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 08/08/2016
    Posted by on Aug 8th, 2016

    South Africa’s local government election summary. Who won what where. The ANC was left bruised and the DA energised, while the EFF emerged as kingmakers following one of the most hotly-contested elections in post-democratic South… Read More »

    Picking Up Stompies: Public Holiday Edition 04/08/2016
    Posted by on Aug 4th, 2016

    SA election 2016 live updates. Early days yet, but that’s the results in the major metros as of 7.30am this morning. Here’s the current live voting result map tracker [News24] US plane delivers $400 million… Read More »

    Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 01/08/2017
    Posted by on Aug 1st, 2016

    Did Donald Trump Leak Nude Photographs of his wife Melania? [Gawker] The Cape Town teen filmed killing a dog is gunned down. The 17-year-old boy, who was charged with animal cruelty after he and seven… Read More »

    Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 25/07/2016
    Posted by on Jul 25th, 2016

    The JSE said on Sunday that a computer glitch caused it to claim foreigners had invested R98.1bn in SA over three months to July when they had actually divested R36.35bn [BD Live] Convicted paedophile who… Read More »

    Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 18/07/2016
    Posted by on Jul 18th, 2016

    One of Pakistan’s most famous and controversial social media stars, has been strangled to death by her brother becuase of her provocative Facebook posts. ‘I’m not embarrassed. Of course I strangled her': Arrested brother of… Read More »