Former president Jacob Zuma was never going to remain the all-powerful and omnipresent political figure that he thought, writes Pieter du Toit.
SportPesa Racing Point Formula 1 team emerged from the Japanese Grand Prix with two points after Sergio Perez was deemed to have finished the race and did not post a DNF (did not finish).
SportPesa Racing Point head to Suzuka for this weekend's Japanese Grand Prix in seventh position in the constructors' championship, a mere three points behind the next team.
It wasn't a great day in Sochi for team SportPesa Racing Point today, but they are eager to fight for a better result in the Russian Grand Prix on Sunday.
Although the weekend in Singapore was quite messy, it was a positive and competitive race. The Racing Point drivers are both looking forward to Sochi as it feels like a mix of a street track and a permanent circuit.
What a day in Monza for the Racing Point team - total upset for Lance Stroll when he was taken out by Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel, and then given a penalty for the same act, while Sergio Perez scored some points for the team.
Wet weather and a crash for Sergio Perez during the first free practice session earlier on Friday caused quite a few headaches for the team ahead of the 2019 Italian Grand Prix.
Sportpesa Formula 1 team put in a sterling performance at Spa-Francorchamps as both drivers finished in the top 10 in the Belgian Grand Prix. Next up is the Italian GP at Monza.
Lewis Hamilton remained hopeful that Mercedes would be "in the mix" at this weekend's Belgian Grand Prix despite being outpaced comprehensively by dominant Ferrari in the opening practice sessions.
The 2019 Formula 1 season resumes after the summer break as we head into the second half of the season. SportPesa Racing Point Formula 1 team take us through what to expect at Spa-Francorchamps.
The SportPesa Racing Point Formula 1 team narrowly missed out on scoring points at the Hungaroring.
As Typhoon Hagibis bears down on the Suzuka circuit, SportPesa Racing Point F1 team put in a commendable display in the two opening practice sessions.
SportPesa Racing Point had a mix result in Sochi. The team reflects on their day out at the 2019 Russian Grand Prix.
Sergio Perez says the best way to close the gap in Formula 1 is for the regulations to be left alone.
After a tough weekend at Monza, the SportPesa Racing Point Formula 1 team is looking forward to the night race at the Singapore Grand Prix.
Saturday's Italian Grand Prix qualifying session was the most chaotic hour we have seen in a long time in Formula 1, and the Racing Point team can attest to it.
The high-speed circuit of Monza is Formula 1's playground this weekend as the top teams battle against each other at the historic race track. Follow the action live.
Sportpesa Racing Point Formula 1 team had a good performance at Spa-Francorchamps for the Belgian Grand Prix with both drivers scoring points.
Sergio Perez has signed a three-year contract with SportPesa Racing Point, the Formula 1 team announced after opening practice at the Belgian Grand Prix.
F1 teams are pushing back on proposed new regulations - for reasons of cost.
It was a rough day out for the SportPesa Racing Point team on Saturday. The drivers share their views after Qualifying for the Hungarian GP.
MosselbaaiCalandria Labour Consultants
Cape Town Northern SuburbsPeoplefinder Career Placements
R 2 750 000
R 2 350 000
R 8 400 000
We subscribe to the Press Code.
You choose what you want
News24 on Android
Get the latest from News24 on your Android device.
Terms and Conditions
24.com Terms and Conditions - Updated April 2012
Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.
This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.