WATCH: Section of R559 near Mohlakeng collapses due to heavy rain | The Citizen

The Gauteng department of roads and transport has announced the closure of the R559 near Mohlakeng in Randfontein after it partially collapsed due to the heavy rains. “The R559 partially collapsed while the R28 is flooded after the province endured heavy rains that resulted in damages to the road infrastructure. The teams are currently on … Read more

WATCH: World population explodes to 8 billion people | The Citizen

The world population has exploded to 8 billion people. Stats SA commemorated the event on Tuesday marking the the birth of the next billionth person as a milestone and reflected on the progress humanity has made over time including how to improve moving forward. According to the United Nations Population Fund, since 1975, the world … Read more

WATCH: Family distraught after kidnapped businessman Ranga Gova missing for week | The Citizen

A well-known Gauteng businessman, Ranga Gova, has been missing for a week after being kidnapped while driving his wife’s Mercedes-Benz in Midstream, Centurion. The 35-year-old Zimbabwean-born businessman was kidnapped while stopped at traffic lights, minutes away from his residential estate. When the incident occurred, Gova was on his way home after playing golf nearby. Watch: … Read more

WATCH: Final outgoing generation Ford Ranger departs Silverton | The Citizen

After 11 years and a combined domestic market as well as export market number of 873 751 units, of which 271 000 were sold locally, the T6-generation Ford Ranger has officially ended production at the Blue Oval’s Silverton Plant outside Pretoria. Watch: Final Ford Ranger coming off production line In a statement, the automaker confirmed that the … Read more

WATCH: Dam wall collapses at Paardekraal in Rustenburg | The Citizen

There has been yet another dam wall collapse, this time at the Paardekraal dam in Rustenburg. The Rustenburg Municipality in the North West province issued the alert early on Wednesday morning. “This communique serves to urgently notify residents in general, pedestrians and motorists alike, that, the dam wall has collapsed due to current continuous heavy … Read more

WATCH: Malema lambasts ‘disrespectful’ EC delegates for all-male top five | The Citizen

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema has expressed utter disappointment and came down hard on his party’s Eastern Cape elective conference delegates for electing an all-male top five provincial party leadership positions. “I want to tell you standing here. I am not proud of this top five because I will not be proud of … Read more

WATCH: Hundreds arrested after climate protest at Amsterdam airport | The Citizen

Dutch border police on Saturday arrested hundreds of climate activists who clambered over fences and gates at Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport and occupied an apron for private jets, which they said should be banned. The protesters ran onto the tarmac at around 1200 GMT before sitting in front of private planes parked on the apron, including … Read more

Ireland v Springboks: Three key elements to watch in tour opener | The Citizen

Ireland, the number one ranked team in the world, take on South Africa the World Cup holders in what should be an epic Autumn international Test on Saturday at Lansdowne Road. Adding spice to an already intriguing encounter in Dublin is the fact that they are both in the same pool at the Rugby World … Read more

Premiere: Watch “Salt” by Floss Jordan – EQ Music Blog

Last weekend, in the UK. Daylight saving time took place. We shifted the clocks back one hour. Thus meaning, Autumn is officially here. Therefore signifying, days will be both darker and shorter. Plus the rhythm of life noticeably will change also. Meanwhile, the animal kingdom prepares for hibernation. Music, however, doesn’t feel any of these … Read more