Facebook says it can’t guarantee social media is good for democracy

22 January 2018, 2:31 PM
Facebook Inc warned on Monday that it could offer no assurance that social media was on balance good for democracy.
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Oxfam releases shocking wealth inequality report 22 January 2018, 8:07 PM

A new oxfam report has found that 82% of the wealth generated in 2017 went to the richest 1% of the global population.

‘Three billboards’ wins big at female friendly SAG awards 22 January 2018, 10:34 AM

Black comedy "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" won three prizes Sunday at the Screen Actors Guild awards, in a ceremony that paid tribute to women in the wake of a sexual misconduct scandal.

British singer Ed Sheeran gets engaged to school friend 22 January 2018, 7:54 AM

British singer/songwriter Ed Sheeran says he is engaged to long-time friend Cherry Seaborn, whom he first met at school at the age of 11.

City of Ghent in Belguim to celebrate Nelson Mandela 21 January 2018, 9:11 PM

City authorities of the city of Ghent in Belgium are planning to erect a monument of former South African president, Nelson Mandela.

Sylvester the lion marks first anniversary in new home 21 January 2018, 8:29 PM

The infamous Lion called "Sylvester" or " spook " has settled down in a concession area of Addo Elephant National Park in the Eastern Cape.

Call for men to join march against women, child abuse 21 January 2018, 11:15 AM

Thato Molosankwe has called for 10 000 men from all provinces to join him for the last 100 kilometres of his marathon walk on the 27th of this month from Smithfield to Bloemfontein in the Free State.

N.Cape NGO equips disabled learners with skills 20 January 2018, 8:50 PM

An NGO in Kuruman says it is increasing opportunities for intellectually challenged learners in the in the Northern Cape.

W. Cape Muslim community wants autopsies fast-tracked inorder to observe burial rituals 20 January 2018, 4:39 PM

The Muslim community has now started an online petition to demand that the Western Cape government adhere to the 24-hour rule for Muslim post-mortems.

Connie Chiume will play the role of a mining elder.
Starring in Black Panther is a huge career move: Chiume 20 January 2018, 9:55 AM

Award-winning Actress, Connie Chiume says starring in the Black Panther movie is a huge career move.

ICASA remembers Libby Lloyd 20 January 2018, 7:43 AM

Communications authority ICASA has described the late media consultant Libby Lloyd as one of the most influential policy and regulatory specialists within the ICT sector.