June 25, 2018


Baxter out of Bafana race?

SuperSport United coach Stuart Baxter appears to have priced himself out of the Bafana Bafana job. The Briton’s R1million a month salary and other additional demands he’s added since agreeing in principle to take over the job have emerged as the reasons South African Football Association (Safa) officials are yet to announce the new senior national team coach four months after Ephraim “Shakes” Mashaba’s sacking. Mashaba‚ who is currently engaged in an arbitration battle with his former employers at CCMA‚ was sacked in December following his outburst at Safa officials and at the media after the 2-1 win over Senegal…

Professor Seeram Ramakrishna


The Central University of Technology (CUT) recently conferred an Honorary Doctorate in Engineering on Professor Seeram Ramakrishna from the National University of Singapore in recognition of his leading scientific work in the fields of healthcare, energy and water, among others. Ramakrishna, who teaches Mechanical Engineering, was invited by the CUT at the launch of its Strategy for Innovation and Entrepreneurship where he interacted with students, staff and industrialists. He was subsequently appointed visiting professor in the Department of Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering and he is expected to visit CUT once a year during his two-year appointment. The Weekly’s Martin Makoni…

Inner beauty my foot, we don’t have X-rays


Look good people, there’s absolutely nothing wrong with thinking you’re beautiful, but it becomes a seriously cosmetically challenging problem when you’re the direct opposite of beautiful. I mean really, why in Hades does Thembi think she’s all that. I mean look at her, kore just look her. Girl, kore the way o le mobe ka teng, you look like an angry hippopotamus about to charge. Girl, you give a whole new meaning to the world ‘ugly’. Batho ba modimo! And don’t you even for a second think of telling us you have inner beauty coz we don’t go around carrying…