Mzwanele Manyi dumps the 'captured' ANC to ATM, adding that he would accept money from the wealthy Gupta family, Thomas Markle Jr invites Meghan and Prince Harry to his wedding and Masturbating Mr D driver is dismissed. Here are some of our top stories of the day: Oversized bags, tiny uniforms and straight to work for Grade Rs of 2019"Have a good day and don't fight with anyone!" said a mum who kissed her tiny son goodbye on his first day of Grade R.Masturbating Mr D driver dismissed after video goes viralOnline food delivery service Mr D has confirmed that one of their drivers, who was caught on camera masturbating, has been dismissed.ANC would be 'limping today' if it did not merge factions in Nasrec - MabuzaThe African National Congress would be "limping today" if it did not vote for a unity slate at its elective conference in Nasrec, the party's deputy president David Mabuza has said.Woolworths acknowledges 'striking similarities' with Ubuntu Baba carrier, removes product from storesWoolworths has said it will remove the baby carrier product from its stores, following a meeting with a business owner who claimed the retailer had copied her idea.Thomas Markle Jr invites Meghan and Prince Harry to his weddingMeghan’s brother is extending an olive branch to his half-sister and royal brother-in-law.Twitter reacts to Albie Morkel's retirementWell wishes poured in for former Proteas all-rounder Albie Morkel who announced his retirement from all forms of cricket.That’s the end for me and what a journey it’s been! Plenty of memories good and bad, but I was blessed with a very long career. Thanks @Titans_Cricket @OfficialCSA, will enjoy the game now from the other side. pic.twitter.com/sXik0KYFbz— Albie Morkel (@albiemorkel) January 9, 201970 pupils to 1 teacher – Community group pickets over packed classesThe first day of the school year at Cape Town's Bergville Primary School in Bishop Lavis kicked off with a picket to highlight complaints over teacher shortages and poor safety.'If the Guptas give me money, I will take it', says Mzwanele Manyi after dumping 'captured' ANC and joining ATMMzwanele Manyi has officially announced that he has left the ANC to join the African Transformation Movement.*Would you like to subscribe to News24's Newsletters and get a wrap of the day's news? If so, click here.