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Kim Jong Un impersonator deported from Vietnam ahead of summit

The Trump doppelganger has been stopped on his Hanoi walkabouts by locals and tourists eager to snap a selfie with “The Donald”. A Kim Jong Un impersonator was hauled from his hotel Monday ahead of his planned deportation from Vietnam before the real North Korean leader meets US President Donald […]


Malema tells Jacques Pauw to go ‘f^*€£ himself’

The journalist’s decision to bring up Malema’s Hyde Park address, allegedly owned by Adriano Mazzotti, did not go down well. The longstanding feud between Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema and investigative journalist Jacques Pauw – best known for writing The President’s Keepers, a bestseller about former president Jacob Zuma – escalated […]


Huawei founder says US cannot ‘crush’ telecoms giant

Huawei founder says US cannot ‘crush’ telecoms giant In interview with BBC, Ren Zhengfei describes arrest of his daughter and Huawei executive as ‘politically motivated’. The founder of Chinese telecommunications equipment giant Huawei has said the United Statescannot defeat his company’s global ambitions. “There is no way the US can crush […]

Ren Zhengfei

Julius Sello

EFF demand answers: Why wasn’t Ramaphosa sent to Robben Island?

The party wants to know whether or not the president sent a letter to the special branch. President Cyril Ramaphosa’s response to Congress of the People (Cope) leader Mosiuoa Lekota’s allegations that he sold out still didn’t answer why he was not sent to Robben Island, according to the Economic Freedom Fighters […]


US accuses China of preparing for WWIII: What you’re not being told

The military parade marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two, Beijing, China, September 3, 2015 © Reuters / Damir Sagolj A Republican senator has accused China of preparing for World War III. Like most of Washington’s statements concerning China, the lawmaker has completely ignored the US’ […]


AGRIZZI, VAN TONDER AND MTI AMONG 7 ARRESTED BY HAWKS

Hawks spokesperson Hangwani Mulaudzi says those arrested allegedly received and accepted gifts in the form of cash. JOHANNESBURG – Court papers seen by Eyewitness News show that former Bosasa executives Angelo Agrizzi and Andries van Tonder as well as former Correctional Services Commissioner Linda Mti are among the 7 people […]


Julius Sello

ANC tried to ‘hijack’ land expropriation from EFF – Malema

The party leader says he aims to convince voters that ‘their problems can be resolved’ by land. EFF leader Julius Malema discussed the party’s newly launched manifesto with Redi Tlhabi on SABC’s Unfiltered on Sunday night, accusing the ANC of attempting to backtrack from amending the constitution to allow for land expropriation […]