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Zambian-born Saray Khumalo climbs highest point on the planet

Zambian-born Saray Khumalo climbs highest point on the planet

929 Views47-year-old South African, Saray Khumalo, has reached the highest point on the planet. She is the first black African woman to scale Mount Everest to its peak point. Khumalo, a business executive, was born in Zambia to Rwandan parents. She reportedly reached the summit in the early hours of Thursday, May 16. This was […]

EFF gains exact number of seats lost by the ANC

1,055 ViewsSouth African Opposition party Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has gained the exact number of Members of Parliament which the ruling party African National Congress (ANC) lost. Even though the ANC was declared the ruling party for the next five years, the EFF gained 19 seats – the exact number of seats lost by the […]

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Malema to bury grandmother as final election results are being declared

1,531 ViewsSouth African opposition Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) Firebrand leader Julius Malema will today not be in a political mood despite the day being monumental in his political career. Malema, the founder of EFF which has fared well – almost doubling it’s previous vote, count will be leading thousands of mourners in laying to rest […]

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ANC wins South African elections as 35 opposition parties dispute

1,380 ViewsSouth African ruling Africa National Congress (ANC) has been re-elected with an absolute majority in parliament, results showed as monitored by Zambian Eye. But 35 smaller opposition political parties have passed a vote of no confidence in the entire election process and declared the polls unfair. The 35 are among the total 48 who […]

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South Africa ANC takes early lead but polls marred in ‘double voting doubts’

709 ViewsSouth African ruling party, the African National Congress (ANC) has taken an early lead as counting of national and provincial ballots continued in the early hours of Thursday, May 9. By 6: 45am the ANC had garnered more than 53 percent of the total votes cast (14% of all voting stations), with the Democratic […]

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SA to deliver a verdict on ANC in today’s vote

803 ViewsSouth Africans will deliver their verdict on an ANC government whose last term of office has been beset by corruption, state capture and poor governance when they go to the polls in the country’s sixth democratic election today Wednesday, May 8. 22,000 Voting stations countrywide opened their doors at 07:00 and will remain open […]

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South Africa ready to vote amid high security alert

506 ViewsSouth Africa’s Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) is ready for Wednesday May 8 National and Provincial Elections amid high alert by security wings. South African Police in the North West have arrested six people for allegedly torching an electoral officer’s vehicle in Ganyesa on Monday – the day that special votes opened. “The incident has […]

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Meghan Markle gives birth to baby boy

750 ViewsThe Duchess of Sussex has given birth to a boy, her husband Prince Harry has announced. Meghan Markle, who married Prince Harry in 2018 delivered today, reports the BBC. Confirming the development, Prince Harry said they were both absolutely thrilled and thanked the public for their support during the pregnancy. He said Meghan and […]

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633 ViewsSouth African anti-Apartheid icon Archbishop Desmond Tutu has cast his ballot in a special vote. Tutu is among over 770,000 aged and disabled voters who are voting today Monday, May 6. South Africa goes to the general elections on May 8, to vote for Parliamentarians and President. The special vote includes those that are […]

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Zuma will go to prison when we rule – Malema

650 ViewsSouth African opposition Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema says if South Africans give his party the mandate to rule, he will not hesitate to send former President Jacob Zuma to prison. Speaking at a final campaign rally at Orlando Stadium in Soweto, Johannesburg on Sunday May 5, Malema claimed that President Cyril […]

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