Trump says he does not have tapes

2017-06-22 20:09

US President Donald Trump has said he did not have recordings of his meetings with former FBI director James Comey.

Twitter eyes SA growth with Lite app

2017-06-20 14:17

Twitter is eyeing its Lite application to grow in South Africa to mitigate the cost of data.

Paramedic suspended for 'discriminatory remarks' over #KnysnaFires

2017-06-09 16:34

A paramedic has been suspended after allegedly posting "discriminatory remarks linked to the tragic weather conditions", Netcare911 says.

Twitter has fun with Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

2017-05-31 09:09

A confusing tweet posted by US President Donald Trump has left him an object of ridicule online, as Twitter continues to decode the meaning behind his late night tweet.

Twitter leader laments social media role in Trump's election

2017-05-21 15:29

A co-founder of Twitter says he's sorry if the popular social media platform helped put Donald Trump in the White House, as the president has suggested.

#BrianMolefe heading back to Eskom and Twitter is not having it

2017-05-12 12:32

Brian Molefe is returning to Eskom and Twitter users have gone all out in reaction. #BrianMolefe is currently at the top of the trending list on Twitter.

Twitter says it would love world leaders to use it like Trump

2017-05-02 07:30

Twitter won’t attribute a bump in activity on its platform to US President Donald Trump’s prolific usage.

Trump's constant tweeting isn't lifting Twitter's profit

2017-04-26 12:15

Twitter's frequent presence in the news as the preferred megaphone for President Donald Trump has not translated into meaningful user growth for the company.

Opposing birthday wishes for Zuma, Gordhan on Twitter

2017-04-12 17:42

Twitter users have extended very different wishes to President Jacob Zuma and his former finance minister Pravin Gordhan on their shared birthday.

PICS: The best #AntiZumaMarch memes

2017-04-07 12:57

As protests take place all around South Africa, pranksters poked fun at Number One on #AntiZumaMarches, Twitter's top trend for the day. Here are some of the best.


Social media 'bots' distorting global politics - study

2017-06-21 12:00

A wave of "computational propaganda", largely driven by Russia, is impacting politics around the world by spreading misinformation designed to manipulate public opinion, researchers say.

Mbalula tweets slam Magashule

2017-06-15 14:30

In a series of unexpected tweets, the official account of ANC NEC member Fikile Mbalula has trashed Free State Premier Ace Magashule as an option for the position of secretary general position, saying he would kill the party.

Trump defends tweeting as valuable tool

2017-06-08 05:16

President Donald Trump is defending his tweeting habit despite complaints from some Republicans that the president's practice can be a distraction.

South Africans express shock, sadness, following Manchester bombing

2017-05-23 14:00

South Africans have expressed shock and sadness following the killing of 22 people in a suicide bombing in Manchester, UK.

Melania Trump skips headscarf as she arrives in Saudi Arabia

2017-05-20 14:04

Melania Trump's decision not to wear a headscarf upon arrival in the Middle East is drawing attention on social media.

Government 'needs a good shutdown', frustrated Trump tweets

2017-05-03 11:46

President Donald Trump has tweeted that the US government "needs a good shutdown" to fix a "mess" in the Senate, signalling his unhappiness with a spending bill that GOP congressional leaders - and Trump himself - praised as a major accomplishment.

Trump's tweets cooling - and the impact is fading a bit

2017-04-29 07:32

President Trump's tweets are the 140-character bursts that helped define the first 100 days of his presidency. But they seem to be losing some of their impact as his tone has cooled.

China says tycoon Guo Wengui wanted by Interpol

2017-04-20 05:07

China has confirmed that Interpol has issued a "red notice" for Guo Wengui, a real estate kingpin and outspoken critic of the ruling Communist Party.

US drops bid to out anti-Trump Twitter account holder

2017-04-07 22:21

The US government has dropped its effort to force Twitter to identify the owner of an anti-Trump account purported to voice dissent from federal employees, court documents have shown.

AS IT HAPPENED: Opinions divided over #BlackMonday

2017-04-03 10:12

View all the latest from the #BlackMonday campaign and various press conferences across South Africa.

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