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Five tweets that prove Busi Mkhumbuzi was the perfect #NelsonMandelaLecture MC

Busi Mkhumbuzi tweets awe-inspiring memories of her feelings as #NelsonMandelaLecture MC

Five tweets that prove Busi Mkhumbuzi was the perfect #NelsonMandelaLecture MC
Herman Mashaba claims CIT heist suspect works for ANC at Luthuli House

Herman Mashaba claims CIT heist suspect works for ANC at Luthuli House

Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba on Wednesday revealed that he had been informed that a cash-in-transit (CIT) suspect is an employee of the ANC and even worse, one which works at the party’s headquarters Luthuli House.

Herman Mashaba claims CIT heist suspect works for ANC at Luthuli House
A timeline of Madiba's life: How he became the father of the nation

A timeline of Madiba's life: How he became the father of the nation

On 18 July 2018 South Africans proudly celebrate what would have been the 100th birthday of Nelson Mandela - a beacon of justice and hope for many. We take a brief look at the life and trials of Rolihlahla Nelson Mandela.

A timeline of Madiba's life: How he became the father of the nation
Madiba's former prison guard says he is happy the struggle icon is being celebrated

Madiba's former prison guard says he is happy Nelson Mandela is being celebrated

The prison guard who guarded Mandela said he was happy Madiba was still being honoured. “I feel very happy that they’re still recognising Mandela. He was my prisoner for many years, I guarded him on Robben Island and Pollsmoor,."

Madiba's former prison guard says he is happy Nelson Mandela is being celebrated
5 profound quotes from Madiba's widow, Graca Machel's #NelsonMandelaLecture speech

5 Profound quotes from Madiba's widow, Graca Machel's #NelsonMandelaLecture speech

Graca Machel, the widown of the late Nelson Mandela, addressed the large crowd that gathered for the annual Nelson Mandela Lecture at the Wanderers Stadium in Illovo, and Briefly decided to gather five of her best quotes.

5 Profound quotes from Madiba's widow, Graca Machel's #NelsonMandelaLecture speech
EFF slams ANC as fascists after call for more SABC coverage

EFF lashes out at ‘Fascist ANC’ over call for more SABC coverage

The EFF has lashed out at the ANC after the ruling party suggested that it should receive at least 60% of the coverage on the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) due to it having a 62% majority in Parliament.

EFF lashes out at ‘Fascist ANC’ over call for more SABC coverage
Ramaphosa's brocation under fire: What if Zuma flew to the Middle East with his brothers-in-law?

Ramaphosa's brocation under fire: What if Zuma flew to the Middle East with his brothers-in-law?

Social media users were not impressed with President Cyril Ramaphosa taking his brothers-in-law with him on his trip to the Middle East. Some suggested Ramaphosa is getting away with more than his predecessor, Jacob Zuma, did.

Ramaphosa's brocation under fire: What if Zuma flew to the Middle East with his brothers-in-law?
BLF leader Andile Mngxitama questions President Ramaphosa’s motives for trip to Dubai

BLF leader Andile Mngxitama questions President Ramaphosa’s motives for trip to Dubai

BLF leader Andile Mngxitama tweeted some questioning statements around President Ramaphosa’s recent trip to Dubai. The President was accompanied by his two brother’s-in-law on the trip that raised questions for the leader.

BLF leader Andile Mngxitama questions President Ramaphosa’s motives for trip to Dubai
JT Medupe is emotionally exhausted after playing Jacob Zuma in stage production

JT Medupe says playing Jacob Zuma in stage play is hard work

In a recent interview, JT Medupe stated he has been left emotionally drained after preparing for his role as Jacob Zuma in the theatre adaption of Redi Tlhabi's book Khwezi. He says preparing for the role has been hard work.

JT Medupe says playing Jacob Zuma in stage play is hard work
Who is Prof Robert Sobukwe and why is Twitter talking about him?

Who is Prof Robert Sobukwe and why is Twitter talking about him?

Robert Mangaliso Sobukwe founded the Pan Africanist Congress and inspired the anti-pass protests in March 1960. Although the apartheid regime tried to erase his contribution to the struggle, his legacy endures.

Who is Prof Robert Sobukwe and why is Twitter talking about him?
Mr Fearfokol never misses a beat, goes back to Russia for semi-final

Mr Fearfokol never misses a beat, goes back to Russia for semi-final

Former Sports minister of South Africa, Fikile Mbalula is back in Russia. He took to his social media account to share a photo of himself touching down in the World Cup host country for the semifinals between England and Croatia.

Mr Fearfokol never misses a beat, goes back to Russia for semi-final
VIP protection for Duduzane? 5 explosive reactions to Zuma's special treatment

VIP protection for Duduzane? 5 explosive reactions to Zuma's special treatment

Social media users had a lot to say after photographs emerged on Twitter, which showed the presidential protection service accompanying former South African head of state Jacob Zuma to his son's trial on Thursday.

VIP protection for Duduzane? 5 explosive reactions to Zuma's special treatment
Key Gupta associate reportedly advised Ace Magashule about establishment of Vrede farm

Key Gupta associate reportedly advised Ace Magashule about establishment of Vrede farm

Court papers have revealed that Ashok Narayan served as an adviser to the then Free State premier Ace Magashule when the initial plans for the establishment of the infamous Vrede dairy farm project were first drawn up.

Key Gupta associate reportedly advised Ace Magashule about establishment of Vrede farm
Does Cyril's family run the show? 5 tweeps think they do indeed

Does Cyril's family run the show? 5 tweeps think they do indeed

South Africans took to social media to share their views on the current head of state and his family. According to tweeps Cyril Ramaphosa and his family, which included Patrice Motsepe, is running the show in the country.

Does Cyril's family run the show? 5 tweeps think they do indeed
4 remarkable things South Africans remember about Walter Sisulu

4 remarkable things South Africans remember about Walter Sisulu

The South African National Biodiversity Institute recently unveiled a memorial and educational site for late anti-apartheid struggle hero, Walter Sisulu. Briefly.co.za highlights four things South Africans remember about him.

4 remarkable things South Africans remember about Walter Sisulu
Ace Magashule’s brother and daughter score in R300m Free State roads contract

Ace Magashule’s brother and daughter score in R300m Free State roads contract

ANC secretary-general and former Free State premier Ace Magashule could soon be embroiled in yet another tender scandal. Fresh allegations have emerged which claim his daughter and brother benefited from being connected.

Ace Magashule’s brother and daughter score in R300m Free State roads contract
Photos of Seshego hospital's horrific condition shook social media

Photos of Seshego hospital's horrific condition shook social media

Social media user called upon South African health minister Aaron Motsoaledi to pay attention to the deteriorating conditions of state-owned hospitals. This follows photos of the Seshego Hospital was shared on Twitter.

Photos of Seshego hospital's horrific condition shook social media
The #100MenMarch takes to the streets of Pretoria as SA protests violence against women

The #100MenMarch takes to the streets of Pretoria as SA protests violence against women

South Africans came together to support the #100MenMarch on Tuesday, which aimed to create awareness of the negative impact abuse on women and children have on the society. Briefly took a look at those who participated.

The #100MenMarch takes to the streets of Pretoria as SA protests violence against women
Mmusi Maimane: South Africans can’t afford to live with ANC’s financial mismanagement

Mmusi Maimane: South Africans can’t afford to live with ANC’s financial mismanagement

Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane has written a letter to President Cyril Ramaphosa about the cost of living which he describes as ‘spiralling out of control' and says it is a war against the poorest of the poor.

Mmusi Maimane: South Africans can’t afford to live with ANC’s financial mismanagement
Vusi Zuma remembered by friends as a kind and caring soul at his funeral

Vusi Zuma remembered by friends as a kind and caring soul at his funeral

Friends of Vusi Zuma remembered him at his funeral. They referred to him as a kind and caring soul. It is clear he was well-liked. Vusi passed away recently after a long struggle with autoimmune disease Lupus. He was 25.

Vusi Zuma remembered by friends as a kind and caring soul at his funeral
Do the EFF and ANC believe blacks need a chief to look after land?

Do the EFF and ANC believe blacks need a chief to look after land?

South Africans took to social media to debate whether the EFF and ANC had so little faith in black people’s competency to own land, that they felt it was necessary to appoint a chief or government to look after their land.

Do the EFF and ANC believe blacks need a chief to look after land?
Thuli Madonsela’s message to those who steal from the poor shook social media

Thuli Madonsela’s message to those who steal from the poor shook social media

Professor Thuli Madonsela wrote on social media that those who steal from the poor should have a special place reserved for them in hell. And, although many agreed with her, they soon accused her of covering for those crooks.

Thuli Madonsela’s message to those who steal from the poor shook social media
White dude inspires with his honest words on land expropriation during hearings

White dude inspires with his honest words on land expropriation during hearings

A young man received praise for his wise words during a hearing over land reform. What made his video exceptional was he is a white man fighting to give back the land to its rightful owners. Tweeps soon dubbed him a hero.

White dude inspires with his honest words on land expropriation during hearings
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