Hlaudi Is Out! – Embattled former SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng has been fired after being found guilty of misconduct. [timeslive]
Moody’s Downgrades SA’s Top Five Banks – The ratings agency said it had downgraded South Africa a notch over gloomy growth prospects and the political instability unleashed by corruption scandals engulfing President Jacob Zuma. [mg]
Gigaba Pushed Through Guptas’ SA Citizenship – The EFF says it has received reliable information that whilst Malusi Gigaba was minister of home affairs, he unduly granted the Gupta family South African citizenship. [news24]
Dennis Rodman Heading To North Korea – Rodman would be arriving in Pyongyang at a time of heightened tension between Washington and Pyongyang, which is currently detaining four Americans. [washpost]
Trump Loses Travel Ban Ruling In Appeals Court – A second federal appeals court has ruled against Trump’s revised travel ban, delivering the latest in a string of defeats for the administration’s efforts to limit travel from several predominantly Muslim countries. [nytimes]
Ivanka Condemns Donald Trump’s ‘Vicious Critics’ – She said that she had been left blindsided by the ferocity of some of the attacks levelled against the president. [bbc]
City Appeals To CT Residents To Continue Saving Water -Dam levels are up by one point six percentage points since last week and now stand at a collective 21.2%.
You can see the City of Cape Town’s updated dam levels HERE.
Winnie’s House Is A Sex Den – Today, the only sign she once lived there is a sign in the long grass, which gives information of a failed attempt to restore the house and turn it into a museum. [citypress]
These Local Farmers Just Broke A World Record We Didn’t Even Know Existed – It’s been a pretty rough few years for South African farmers, serious droughts crippling much of the country. At least some in the industry are smashing it. [here]
Formal Start Of Brexit Negotiations Delayed In Wake Of Theresa May’s Election Turmoil – The Prime Minister will on Tuesday evening start trying rebuild her authority when she visits Emmanuel Macron, France’s new President. [telegraph]
Here’s Why You Don’t Need To Spend More Than R120 On Father’s Day – A little unsure as to what you should be buying the old man ahead of Father’s Day this Sunday? Don’t worry, we’ve nit the nail on the head. [here]
Solved: The 47-Year Mystery Of A Murder Victim’s Many Identities – A murdered drug dealer dressed as a man, had lovers of different genders and used several aliases, successfully concealing her identity even well past her death. [nytimes]
Twenty Years Later, Joel Schumacher Is Very Sorry About ‘Batman & Robin’ – “After ‘Batman & Robin,’ I was scum. It was like I had murdered a baby,” Schumacher said. [vice]
Think Cocktails Are Only For Summer? You’re Wrong – People often think that the end of summer means the end of cocktail season. To hell with that, because nobody puts our favourite drink in the corner. [here]
How A 36-Year-Old Wall Street Prodigy Saved Burger King – Schwartz, a self-described millennial, had never worked in a restaurant before, let alone run a company. At 32, he was one of the youngest major restaurant CEOs in history. [businsider]
Wayde Van Niekerk Clocks 19.84 In Blistering 200m Final – Sprinter breaks SA record as he prepares to take world champs by storm. [rdm]
Watch the race HERE.
AB de Villiers And The Burden Of Niceness – A cup of tea is a nice. A captain? He should be a proper bastard. [dailymav]
Justin Bieber Just Broke A Record Held By The Beatles -Biebs just beat the Beatles’ record for having two Top 3 Billboard songs for the most consecutive weeks after “Despacito” and “I’m the One” spent 13 weeks burning up the charts. [mashable]
Amber Heard And Elon Musk Step Out In L.A. – After spending some family time with Elon Musk in his native Australia, Amber Heard and the tech mogul were spotted together back in Los Angeles over the weekend. [people]
How Kylie Jenner And Khloe Kardashian Profit Off Black Creativity – The Kardashian sisters stand accused of stealing designs from struggling African-American designers. [dailybeast]
DON’T SAY WE DIDN’T TELL YOU…
There are a number of ongoing deals set up at our various exclusive partners. Here they are – just for you;-)
Buy Any Product From Websites That ‘Don’t Ship To SA’ – One of our most exciting partners offers you a PO Box in US, UK or Hong Kong, for you to deliver overseas online purchases to. Postbox Courier handles it from there – getting the package to you in under a week. [more]
If You’re Sending Money Overseas, Make Sure You’re Using The Best – Currencies Direct have been in the game since 1996 so if it’s travel money, emigration, selling overseas property or moving cash around you’re after they’re the one-stop shop. [ka-ching]
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It’s 2017, You Really Should Beef Up Your Online Security – Businesses can’t afford to take risks any longer, and the same goes for our own online security. NEWORDER’s team are all about the latest hacking and industrial espionage protection. [here]
50 % Of The World’s Mohair Is Produced In SA – It turns out South Africa is the world leader when it comes to mohair production, and the team at Mohair SA are the industry leaders keeping us top of the game. [here]
Guaranteed: You Don’t Have To Pay Full Price For A 5-Door MINI – It’s quite easy to pay less than anyone else for a brand new MINI [check it out]
South Africans Are Drinking Quality Beer Now So Get With The Programme – Stop being that person who is silently judged at every braai, and get your hands on the tastiest beer the country has to offer. [cheers]
First Month Storage Space 50% Off At Stor-Age – Whether you need a locker for a bicycle or a garage for your house contents, Stor-Age has the space you need. And they’re offering a special 50% offer the first month deal – no strings attached! You can take you stuff out after one month – no problem! [check it out]
Everyone’s Talking About Gather Online, The South African Start-Up That’s Taking On Facebook – Years from now you might well remember where you were when you signed up for Gather Online, and we’re proud to have been paired up with them from the start. [get talking]
GetSmarter’s Online Courses Are Changing The Business World As We Know It – It’s never ideal to get left behind at work, and given how quickly things change these days fine-tuning and increasing your skill set is more important than ever [getsmarter]
Affordable Cane Furniture – If you’re buying cane or wicker furniture anywhere else, you’re wasting a lot of time and money. These guys import direct from Malawi. Hand-Made cane furniture – buy online and have it delivered! [check it out]
Get R150 Off Your First Uber Ride – If you haven’t tried Uber yet, you’re making a mockery of yourself. Stop riding cheap unreliable taxis with drivers who don’t know if they’re coming or going. Give yourself the private driver treatment with Uber, and get R150 off your first ride! Sign up and boom, you’re done! [check it out]
Calling The Home DIY Do-It-Alls – If you’re using a drill around the house and you don’t have a Drilby then grow up. A hundred bucks and you can kiss that dust goodbye [drilby]
So These Guys Are Apparently The Top SA Winery Of The Past 10 Years – You’ve tasted Chocolate Block, right? Of course you have, somake sure you arrive at every dinner party with a bottle of the best [boekenhout]
How Can You Leave Your Dog At Home While You Go To Work? – You say he’s part of the family – yet you’d never leave your human child at home, alone, for the whole day. Drop that little rascal off at Proud Hounds and see the joy in his eyes! [proudhounds]
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