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    SA economist Chris Hart is getting slammed again for another controversial tweet [PIC]
    Posted by on Jun 29th, 2016

    Remember Chris Hart, the economist who quit his job at Standard Bank after he posted a controversial tweet that many deemed racist. He received serious criticism in January for tweeting “More than 25 years after… Read More »

    New Cape Town start-up, MadeSure, gives your domestic worker lifestyle, hospital and funeral insurance for under R200 per month
    Posted by on Jun 28th, 2016

    It’s not often that something insurance related makes it way onto this website, but a new Cape Town startup called MadeSure deserves a mention for disrupting the insurance industry and being South Africa’s first domestic… Read More »

    Treasury finds that Zuma must pay R7.8 million for Nkandla upgrades
    Posted by on Jun 27th, 2016

    So apparently the National Treasury of South Africa has finally come up with a figure that President Jacob Zuma must pay for the non-security upgrades to his Nkandla homestead. Two independent investigations have reportedly concluded… Read More »

    SABC acting CEO, Jimi Matthews, just quit with this letter [PIC]
    Posted by on Jun 27th, 2016

    The SABC is once again in the media spotlight after it’s acting CEO, Jimi Matthews, quit this morning by posting his letter of resignation on social media. The letter is addressed to chairman of the… Read More »

    Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 27/016/2016
    Posted by on Jun 27th, 2016

    Britain, Europe scramble to contain Brexit crisis [News24] Spy tapes: Court dismisses Zuma’s corruption charges appeal [TimesLIVE] British politics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block Brexit. Britain faced unending political chaos on Sunday as Scotland’s… Read More »

    22 year old Cape Town girl wins World Swimsuit model search 2016 [pics]
    Posted by on Jun 22nd, 2016

    Round of applause for Tana Boshoff who has been crowned the World Swimsuit model search winner for 2016. The 22 year old model grew up in Pietermaritzburg, but now lives in Cape Town so we… Read More »

    Speed flyer swoops through Nettleton Road mansions in Clifton [VIDEO]
    Posted by on Jun 20th, 2016

    Don’t ask me exactly what speed flying is, but it involves a small, fast fabric wing and the person normally does some high speed proximity flying near steep slopes etc. It’s like a combination of… Read More »

    You can get a real In-N-Out burger in Cape Town today only
    Posted by on Jun 15th, 2016

    If you’ve ever been to the US you will know that the best fast food burger in America is without a doubt the famous In-N-Out burger. Everyone raves about it and if you’ve never tried… Read More »

    Bystanders cheer as two guys casually escape from a police van in South Africa [video]
    Posted by on Jun 14th, 2016

    Someone please add this to the ‘Only in South Africa’ list of things you can shake your head at. Someone filmed two suspected robbers casually bend open the rear door of a South African Police… Read More »

    Cape Town restaurant makes World’s 25 Best Restaurants 2016 list
    Posted by on Jun 14th, 2016

    The Test Kitchen in Woodstock, Cape Town, has been named as one of the World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2016 and also took top honours for the best restaurant in Africa. Chef Luke Dale-Roberts and his… Read More »