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November 2, 2017 10:07 AM Gender wage gap in SA widens

South Africa is ranked 19 in a new global index report on gender inequality released by the World Economic Forum (WEF). The report finds that while South Africa has improved its share of women legislators, senior officials and managers, the gender wage gap in the country has increased. A decade of slow progress towards better parity between the sexes 595

November 1, 2017 11:41 PM Ederson, Stones, Otamendi, Sterling all rate 9/10 in Man City win at Napoli

This was a historic performance from Manchester City and not just because of Sergio Aguero breaking the club's all-time scoring record. This may well go down in the future as the night City confirmed their status as proper contenders for football's greatest title. Pushed and tested to the limit by a Napoli side that had plenty of guile, City came through 195

October 31, 2017 5:02 AM ATI Hits Hard As Davido Flops

The rapper’s grand entrance had everyone on standstill as the Department of Fire Services lowered him on stage to deliver the best performance of the night. The artist, who also won six BOMU awards on the same night, was more inspired than ever as he swung in the air in slow motion. The crane that scales 86 to 262 feet in height made his grand entrance 147

October 30, 2017 1:47 AM Ferrari FXX-K Evo Is Maranello’s Latest Winged Beast

The ultimate pursuit of speed should never be limited by a lack of downforce to keep a car on the road. Ferrari wanted to prove this point so they went ahead and created the Evo version of their LaFerrari-based FXX-K track car – a purpose-built racer that wasn’t even slow to begin with. The result? More wings, less weight and enough aerodynamic aids to rival 141

October 29, 2017 11:48 PM Division in Botswana opposition leads to new party

Tsholofelo Mathibedi and Fani Moses Factions in the Botswana Movement for Democracy have resulted in the formation of a new organisation, the Alliance for Progressives. (SABC) The once a united force, Botswana opposition is now fragmented, resulting in the formation of a new party. This is considered a serious knock in the oppositions' chances of ever ruling 188

October 29, 2017 7:11 PM Climate Change & Anthropocene Extinction 29: Last straw Madagascar bamboo lemur drying out

When you’re looking at the effects of climate change on the forests of Africa, you may be inclined to overlook Madagascar, the continent’s largest island. But especially when biodiversity is your concern, it deserves special attention. In fact Madagascar has more endemic-only tree species than any other African country. And although the Congo Basin – Africa’s 131

October 29, 2017 8:22 AM WhatsApp to introduce message delete, recall feature

WhatsApp message delete/recall feature has been in the rumour mill for nearly a year now, with the company mentioning it in the internal code. But fans will be pleased to know that the feature, which had not made an official appearance so far, has started trickling out to some WhatsApp users. WABetainfo now reports that the new feature, named 'Delete 141

October 29, 2017 2:49 AM Donkey abattoir owner hits back

Bulawayo businessman Garrith Lumsden has been in the eye of a storm after his plans to set up a donkey abattoir in the city were made public. Animal rights groups have come out strongly against the project, saying it would see a spike in cases of donkey thefts and drive the animals into extinction. However, Lumsden (GL), who has been in the meat processing 176

October 28, 2017 8:51 AM Spurs will miss Harry Kane but still capable of getting a result at United

Earlier this month, Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola referred to Spurs as "the Harry Kane team". It's fair to say that these comments weren't well received by those at the club and Tottenham now have the perfect opportunity to prove them wrong. Their star striker will miss Saturday's trip to Old Trafford to take on Manchester United with a hamstring 423

October 28, 2017 2:39 AM Apple says iPhone X pre-orders are 'off the charts'

Apple Inc quashed concerns of muted demand for its iPhone X on Friday, saying pre-orders for the 10th-anniversary phone were ‘off the charts’. The company’s shares, which have fallen steadily since it announced in early September it would launch two iPhones within two months, rose nearly 3 percent in response. Pre-orders for the much-anticipated 10th-anniversary 125