Pravin Gordhan’s Mission To Undo Rotten Deals And Save State-Owned Enterprises – Some 50-odd days into the job, and Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan has rolled up his sleeves. [dailymav]
SA May Have Lost R100bn Or More To State Capture – Gordhan – He also laid down the law regarding practices of state-owned entities, their executives and their board members. [fin24]
Another Night Of Protests In Muizenberg – In yet another night of violence, protests have flared up again in the Capricorn area in Muizenberg, Cape Town, a City of Cape Town official said. [news24]
North Korea Threatens To Cancel Trump Summit – North Korea has threatened to abandon planned talks between leader Kim Jong Un and Trump in June if Washington insists on pushing it “into a corner” on nuclear disarmament. [cnn]
Gaza Violence: Israelis And Palestinians In Fierce Exchanges At UN – The Palestinian envoy spoke of a “crime against humanity”, while Israel accused Hamas, who are in control of Gaza, of taking their own people hostage. [bbc]
Patricia De Lille ‘Back At Work’ Following Court Ruling – Hours after her reinstatement as City of Cape Town mayor and DA councillor, Patricia de Lille revealed she was already back at work. [iol]
Fox Settles Nearly 20 Workplace Claims For $10 Million – The settlement reportedly totalled $10 million, and the cases range from sexual harassment to workplace discrimination based on gender and race. [dbeast]
Donald Trump And The Case Of The $107 Million – No one seems to know how Team Trump managed to spend $107 million in donations for his inauguration. [rollingstone]
Here’s A Water-Saving Solution That’s Also A Good Time – Cape Town is going through the most with the water crisis, and we’ve heard about all kinds of solutions (icebergs?). This one looks like a good time. [here]
Uber Is Launching A Change To How You Can Rate Drivers – It’s always nice to know just how on the ball your Uber driver is, and now the company is rolling out a few changes to make the process easier. [here]
Atlantic Seaboard House Price Growth Now Barely Positive – Has the drought had an impact? [moneyweb]
WhatsApp Launches New Groups Features – The company stated that chat groups are an important part of the WhatsApp experience, and it has decided to implement improvements to the functionality. [mybb]
Arteta Strong Favourite To Replace Wenger At Arsenal – Former captain seen as better fit than Max Allegri by club. [itimes]
You Need To See And Hear Ard Matthews’ New Single – ‘Impossible Machines’ – What do Ard Matthews, a motorbike, and the Deep South have in common? They’re all part of his latest music video, which is a gem. [here]
Tom Wolfe, ‘Right Stuff’ Author And New Journalism Legend, Dead At 88 – ‘Bonfire of the Vanities’ author helped pioneer highly personalised style of pop journalism, covering everything from acid tests to astronauts. [rollingstone]
Chris Brown: The Downfall Of The Disgraced R&B Hit-Maker – A new set of legal issues for the singer join almost a decade’s worth of allegations that might finally derail his career. [guardian]
‘Deadpool 2’ Review: Better Than The First In (Almost) Every Way – Deadpool 2 will be the first major summer challenger against the awesome might of Avengers: Infinity War. [forbes]
DON’T SAY WE DIDN’T TELL YOU…
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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 directly 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, so make 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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