#News24 ICYMI: Nene admits to mistakes, begs for forgiveness; Here are the Nobel Peace Prize winners; and these movies hit the big screen this weekend

2018-10-05 17:38
A scene from Venom. (Sony Pictures via AP)

A scene from Venom. (Sony Pictures via AP)

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Have a look at the video that has surfaced of former president Jacob Zuma conducting his Cabinet as a choir, South Africans may be going about saving electricity all wrong, and 'human remains' have washed up on a beach in Cape Town.

Here are some of our top stories for the day:

Nhlanhla Nene on Gupta meetings: 'I am human too, I do make mistakes'

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene says he was wrong to have met the Guptas at their Saxonwold mansion in Johannesburg and he 'begs' South Africans' forgiveness.

Man who wanted country 'cleansed of white people' found guilty of hate speech

The Equality Court has declared Velaphi Khumalo guilty of hate speech after he called on Facebook for the country to be "cleansed" of white people, in the same manner Adolf Hitler targeted Jews.

The best way to save a lot of money on electricity is probably not what you think

The top advice for saving electricity is to turn down the temperature of your geyser, and install a thermal blanket around it. But new research suggests timing is everything.

3 new movies to see in SA cinemas this weekend

The origin story of one of Spider-man's most formidable nemesis hits the big screen this weekend.

WATCH: Zuma conducts Cabinet 'choir'

A video has surfaced of former president Jacob Zuma animatedly "conducting" his Cabinet as a choir.

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to campaigners against sexual violence as a weapon of war

Congolese doctor Denis Mukwege and Yazidi campaigner Nadia Murad won the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for their work in fighting sexual violence in conflicts around the world.

'Human remains' wash up on Cape Town beach

Mystery surrounds 'human remains' that washed up on a Milnerton beach in Cape Town.

Boks: Acid test for ‘little lionhearts’

Rob Houwing examines the clash between a pair of Davids versus Goliaths, in many senses, when it comes to the SA-NZ wing battle at Loftus.

PIC: Lootlove pregnant with twins

Lootlove has just revealed that she is pregnant – with twins! Taking to her Instagram account to share the exciting news, the 29-year-old TV and Radio personality made the announcement with a picture of her growing baby bump and a lengthy caption.

Rand-friendly holiday escapes: Argentina, Thailand, Zanzibar and Portugal deals to book

These are the good-value destinations South Africans should be heading to in the next couple of months.

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