3 men were pictured robbing a home in Johannesburg recently. Their photos were shared via social media along with their other exploits across the city. Angry South Africans shared their bad experiences at the hands of criminals.
Mzansi looked on in disbelief as a young woman was robbed in broad daylight along a busy Cape Town road. Social media users were upset with the robbers but even more frustrated with disinterested passers-by.
A male teacher approached and shouted aggressively towards a young female learner. The incident was caught on camera and went viral. Thankfully, Mzansi’s worst fears weren’t realised and ultimately praised the teacher’s actions.
Finance Minister Tito Mboweni delivered the much-anticipated 2019 Budget speech on Wednesday. South Africans already submitted their wish list of items to be addressed and Briefly.co.za compares to see if the budget will deliver.
One thing Mzansi motorists agree on is that taxi drivers are a law unto themselves. A hilarious video showed a battle between a typical taxi driver and a very frustrated motorist. Many were taken by surprise by the final twist.
DA leader, Mmusi Maimane, received huge backlash from Mzansi following a positive social media post. He praised the country’s natural beauty and called for tourism to be the focus but received some angry responses in return.
A short video of a little girl dancing has got Mzansi to sit up and take notice. After it was shared on social media, many were blown away by her dance moves and some were adamant that it must be a woman inside the child’s body.
Briefly.co.za provides a short summary of the hottest articles here. Today, Mzansi engaged with Letoya Makhene, following a heartfelt post relating to her children. The EFF’s disconnect with the poor was also hotly debated.
One question got Mzansi tongues wagging on Tuesday as black people were asked to pose 1 question to a white person. The post went viral - the questions were hilarious but some of the responses were even funnier.
Dr Viwe Mtwesi became a hot topic this week following her revealing outfit shared via social media. The controversy was more linked to the insulting responses received. Mtwesi has hit back by opening a case against the bully.
“Prophet” Shepherd Bushiri has gone viral again! Yet again, it’s for the wrong reasons. A snippet of an interview was shared via social media and Bushiri was unable to answer a basic question relating to church members and money.
South Africans were up in arms when video footage emerged of a VW Polo being stolen in broad daylight. The incident occurred while the owner was on the property. The 2 brazen men were seen going about their business casually.
A 9-year-old girl was tragically sucked in by the strong current of the Umlazi River in Durban on Friday. Observers were saddened to hear that the reason she stayed home was due to her lack of clothes for civvies day at school.
A staggering R25-million has been set aside by government in support of Caster Semenya. The 800m Olympic champion is challenging the IAAF’s new ruling for DSD athletes to take testosterone suppressants before competing.
A cheating spouse was nabbed in the act after she was trailed by her own husband. According to reports, the married woman had been having an affair with another man in Karonga District of Malawi. Read on Briefly.co.za.
Social media users were not impressed with the idea of a mass wedding on Robben Island. 12 couples were oblivious to the controversy as they participated in the group event that took place in celebration of Valentine's Day.
“Prophet” Bushiri earned an unlikely ally in the form of EFF leader, Julius Malema. Juju responded to a social media post and claimed that Bushiri has been treated unfairly. EFF supporters warned Juju to stay away from major 1.
Conflicting reports emerged on the IAAF and how its new policy would affect Caster Semenya. It was initially believed that they aimed to classify Semenya as a “biological male” but it has now provided details on what they require.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has hit back against allegations made by Mosiuoa Lekota. He explained that he was not a traitor and refused to buckle under police pressure. He revealed that his neighbour testified against Lekota.
Women were left swooning after photos of an African Vice-President were shared via social media. Many admired the man’s swagger and style based on the pics. Based on the response, females may be taking a keen interest in politics.
Bill Gates has admitted that he should have paid more in taxes and that he doesn’t deserve all his wealth. The Microsoft billionaire feels strongly about stringent tax laws and vows to give back even more to the needy.
Briefly.co.za recalls one of the most beautiful encounters in recent times. An 89-year-old man searched for the final touch for a special dinner with his wife. He came across a black man and their exchange moved both men to tears.