Internet clicks come with a cause in Egypt

2016-04-24 14:42

Egyptian mother Aaz Menhom used to have to ask for water at neighbours' doors. But all that has now changed as a result of clickfunding.

WATCH: Toddler defends granny from authorities with steel pipe

2016-04-18 14:11

A Chinese toddler has unleashed his inner warrior against a horde of urban management officers, vehemently coming to the defence of his vendor grandmother, much to the amusement of all onlookers.

Facebook unveils new antenna-based internet system

2016-04-14 08:37

After taking to the air with drones to provide Internet to remote spots, Facebook unveiled new land-based systems to provide connectivity to people in urban settings.

Expat in Canada offers kidney to an old friend

2016-04-12 16:03

In a move that shows how friendships can transcend borders, a South African expatriate has offered to donate her kidney to an old school friend whom she hasn’t seen in decades.

Twitter goes from excited to confused on #MbekiLetters

2016-04-11 13:08

After posting his much-awaited letter about the “Nkandla matter”, Twitter went from excitement to disappointment about what former president Thabo Mbeki was saying.

Your kids are not content

2016-04-01 11:10

Is sharing too much online violating your kids privacy?

Graeme Joffe: Rupert vs Zupta ace – who’s your money on?

2016-03-31 07:19

Graeme Joffe aligns with Johann Rupert, saying there is no future for all kids in South Africa if the pillaging of state coffers isn’t stopped as a matter of urgency.

Durban surfer auctions a date with her sister to raise money

2016-03-23 13:43

A Durban surfer on a fundraising drive to attend a national competition used Facebook to successfully auction off a dinner date with her sister.

#StateCaptureMovieTitles takes aim at 'all the president's Gupta men'

2016-03-17 11:27

As Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas and former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor both claimed that the Guptas offered them top Cabinet posts, South Africans have taken to social media to interrogate the influential family's "state capture".

Malawi drafts new cyber laws to control social media

2016-03-16 12:39

The Malawian government has announced the drafting of new cyber laws to control the use of social media across the country, a report says.


'You're meant to protect us!' - protesters clash with police at Rhodes University

2016-04-20 09:44

Tensions have risen at Rhodes University following a standoff between police and students protesting a recently released list naming alleged rapists on campus.

Gordhan won’t gmail you, warns Treasury

2016-04-15 11:43

If you get an email from ordering you to pay your taxes, it’s definitely not from the Minister of Finance, even if he would likely support such a notion.

Twitter users launch into ANCWL over Thuli statement

2016-04-13 14:39

The ANC Women’s League has come under fire on social media for a recent statement attacking Public Protector Thuli Madonsela, with Twitter users throwing serious shade at the “redundant” body.

Social media clampdown in Zim 'will lead to court challenges' - press watchdog

2016-04-11 20:05

Any attempt by President Robert Mugabe's government to regulate social media use in Zimbabwe could lead to costly court challenges, a press watchdog warned on Monday

ANC says Twitter account hacked

2016-04-09 21:30

The ANC had to create a new Twitter account after its old account was hacked in an act of "mischief", spokesperson Zizi Kodwa says.

ANC media officer throws shade on Malema's degree

2016-03-31 09:32

An ANC media relations officer has taken to Twitter to downplay EFF leader Julius Malema receiving a BA degree from Unisa, claiming it is mediocre.

WATCH: ‘Gupta Bling’ parody gets 20 000 views

2016-03-24 12:06

A parody of Drake’s music video Hotline Bling, entitled "Gupta Bling" and starring President Jacob Zuma, has already received 20 000 views after being uploaded earlier this week on YouTube.

From passion project to business success

2016-03-17 14:00

How do you turn a side project into a full-time, profitable business? finweek speaks to three people who did it.

This is twar: Malema, Mbalula face off in #GuptaGate

2016-03-17 08:10

EFF leader Julius Malema has accused Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula of accepting his portfolio when offered it by the Guptas.

#FeesMustFall named as Newsmaker of the Year for 2015

2016-03-09 21:15

#FeesMustFall has been named as the Newsmaker of the Year for 2015.

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