Zuckerberg Unscathed After Five-Hour Senate Grilling Session – Dozens of senators attempted to take swipes at Mark Zuckerberg in his debut on Capitol Hill. None appeared to land a significant blow. [cnn]
The Five Biggest Takeaways From Zuckerberg’s Appearance Before The Senate – Zuckerberg remained calm and level-headed throughout, and senators were mostly polite and deferential. [verge]
Details Of Zuma Indictment Released, Shows ‘Bribes For Political Protection’ – The indictment shows accused number one, Zuma, is facing one count of racketeering, two counts of corruption, one count of money laundering and 12 counts of fraud. [enca]
Fed Up Capetonians To Fight Water Costs – Residents in Cape Town are preparing to march against a proposed 26.9% water and sanitation tariff hike in the City of Cape Town’s budget. [mg]
Despacito YouTube Music Video Hacked Plus Other Vevo Clips – YouTube’s music video for the hit song Despacito, which has had over five billion views, has been hacked. [bbc]
This Is How The Sun City Prisoners Broke Out – Images from the Johannesburg Correctional Centre, also known as Sun City prison where 16 awaiting trial inmates have escaped, show that part of the brick wall of the prison was removed. [timeslive]
Gigaba Plans To Tackle Long Queues At Home Affairs – Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has developed a strategy to deal with the numerous problems facing Home Affairs offices. [iol]
Quality Content Writer Wanted For 2oceansvibe – Apply Now – Think you have what it takes to join the 2OV team? We’re now hiring, so if you tick the boxes we’re after then throw your name into the ring. [here]
Will Uber’s Latest Business Acquisition Ever Make It To SA? – Uber have the cash to splash, and they have just forked out a rumoured $100 million to snap up a start-up. Here’s the lowdown. [here]
Bill Cosby Retrial: First Accuser Describes Being Drugged Before Days Of Attacks – One of six accusers scheduled to take stand in Pennsylvania recalls only ‘snapshots’ of consciousness over a four-day period. [guardian]
Australian Jailed For ‘Despicable’ Fake Cancer Scam – Hanna Dickenson, 24, accepted A$42,000 after telling her parents that she needed medical treatment overseas. [bbc]
ICC Publishes Full Findings Of Rabada Appeal – The published findings share the judgments of Judicial Commissioner Michael Heron, who oversaw the appeal. [sport24]
Herbex Made Unproven Claims About Weight Loss Products – Advertising Standards Authority uses its fangs again after years of litigation. [groundup]
Awesome Daily Deal On Cape Town Gin Company’s Pink Lady – The Pink Lady is made with the purest neutral spirit and then infused with Rose petals, Hibiscus flowers and a heavenly hint of Rosewater. [takealot]
Horrified Onlookers Watch Cargo Ship Smash Into Famous Seaside House [Videos] – A good cargo ship passes by unnoticed to the general public, and a terrible cargo ship ploughs into a historic building and causes irreparable damage. [here]
Five Fingers For Marseilles: SA’s Ghostly Western Shoots High – Five Fingers for Marseilles” has already received critical acclaim at major festivals in London and Toronto and an award nomination in Cleveland. [dailymav]
Harry And Meghan Ask Public To ‘Channel Kindness’ – The British prince and his American fiancée would like people to donate to charity instead of buying them traditional wedding gifts. [huffpost]
The Stan Lee Saga Is Only Getting Stranger and Sadder – A new report out today sheds more light on the allegations that Stan Lee is surrounded by bad actors who are all trying to get their hands on as much of the famed comics creator’s money as they can. [gizmodo]
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]
There Is Only One Company When It Comes To Import Export Logistics – Your freight forwarding / shipping partner is probably more important than the actual products you want to move from country to country. Choose the wrong guys and you can get stung in so many ways. Be smart, use 2ov’s partners, Berry & Donaldson. [here]
The Ultimate Tool For Every Business Owner And Potential Employee – Whether you’re looking for a career change, or your business needs to find the best person for the job, Fortune 500 company ManpowerGroup SA have you covered. [hired]
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]
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 Streaming These Days – There’s a world of entertainment out there, but if you want to get with the program then there’s no better place to start than Showmax. [here]
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]
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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