SARS Paid Lawyers R120 000 To Read A Book For Moyane – Exorbitant fees come under the spotlight at commission of inquiry as Luther Lebelo testifies. [busday]
How Moyane’s SARS Apparently Spent R200m On IT Contract That Led To Nothing Much – One of Moyane’s friends, however, presumably did walk away considerably richer. [citizen]
Almost R140K Raised In Crowdfunding Campaign For Seven-Year-Old Dros Rape Victim – The fundraising campaign was created on donations-based crowdfunding platform BuckaBuddy and was launched on October 3. [news24]
Jamal Khashoggi: Saudi Journalist’s Body Parts Found, Say Sky Sources – Reports the writer’s “cut up” remains were found in the garden of the Saudi consul’s house. [sky]
Trump Condemns Khashoggi Death And Aftermath As ‘The Worst Cover-Up Ever’ – Later Tuesday, Trump went further, calling the episode a “total fiasco.” [cnn]
Passenger Arrested For Groping Woman On Flight, Says President Trump Said ‘It’s OK’ – He told federal agents that President Donald Trump said it’s permissible to grab women by their “private parts.” [nbcnews]
US White Nationalist Richard Spencer’s Wife Says He Abused Her – In papers filing for divorce, Nina Koupriianova said on one occasion in 2011 Mr Spencer dragged her down the stairs, resulting in bruises. [bbc]
The World’s Leading Blockchain Experts Are Coming To South Africa – For some, blockchain is a word they hear thrown around from time to time, but they don’t have a clue what it all means. For others, it represents a chance to shake things up. [here]
He Won Powerball’s $314 Million Jackpot. It Ruined His Life – The lottery changed Whittaker’s life and within a few years, the West Virginia construction contractor faced personal loss and tragedy. [washpost]
The British #MeToo Scandal Which Cannot Be Revealed – A leading businessman has been granted an injunction against The Telegraph to prevent this newspaper revealing alleged sexual harassment and racial abuse of staff. [telegraph]
These Are The 30 Best Restaurants In South Africa – Eat Out has announced the top 30 nominees for its 2018 Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards. [bustech]
‘War On Drugs’ Has Been A ‘Spectacular’ Failure, Report Says – Instead of curbing the problem, “consumption and illegal trafficking of drugs have reached record levels,” a member of the Global Commission on Drug Policy, wrote in the report. [newsweek]
A Rapper Has Died After Attempting A Stunt On The Wing Of A Plane – In the course of filming a stunt for a music video, Canadian rapper Jon James McMurray, who recorded under the name Jon James, died Saturday in British Columbia. [time]
Top Year-End Function Venues In Cape Town – If you’re keen to hit your year-end function out of the park, then you might want to nail down one of Cape Town’s finest venues in a hurry. [here]
Rome Escalator Accident Injures 20 Russian Soccer Fans – A video shows the escalator accelerating suddenly, and the people riding down on it collapsing one onto another. [washpost]
What It’s Really Like To Work On A Greek Party Island – If you’ve spent any time on any party island or island resort, it’s only natural that—at some point during your stay—you’ll have considered moving there. [vice]
Elon Musk Tweeted About A ‘Dog Mode’ For Teslas And It’s Not A Terrible Idea – The idea behind dog mode is a pitch that in this case also included the Tesla displaying a readout of the car’s interior temperature to assure passersby that the pet inside is safe. [mashable]
Johnny Depp To Produce And Star In ‘Waiting For The Barbarians’ – Johnny Depp and producer Andrea Iervolino have formed a partnership to develop and produce film and digital content, starting with the movie “Waiting for the Barbarians.” [variety]
The Secret Netflix Codes That Can Unlock Dozens Of Hidden TV Shows And Films – If you know the kind of thing you would like to watch, a secret list of codes can help you unlock dozens of hidden categories – no matter how niche your taste. [dmail]
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]
Score R250 Off Your First Daily Dish Order – It doesn’t come much easier, or tastier, than having everything you need to nail your weekly meals delivered to your door. [yum]
It’s Never Been Easier To Be A Kiff Person – Everyone wants to be a good person who feels all warm and fuzzy inside. If you’re not sure where to start, here’s a very deserving charity that needs your help. [bekiff]
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% off the first month’ deal – no strings attached! You can take your 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 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]
Dabbling In The Stock Market Made Easy – Finally, there’s an online investment platform which makes it fun, easy and cheap for anyone to buy shares. Get involved for as little as R5. [easyequities]
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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