St Francis Today
News from St Francis,
South Africa and around the world
Tuesday 9th October
Local (Kouga, PE, Eastern Cape & South Coast) + Blog
Time to talk to each other, not the lawyers – Back in 1992 the National Party under then President FW de Klerk held a ‘white’s only’ referendum that would lead to an end to apartheid
The atmosphere was electric! – Jeff Clause at The 2018 Ryder Cup
National (South Africa & Africa) News
Jonas could be the next finance minister, minus his ‘R600m’ of course – If the president opts for the former deputy finance minister, some may read it as just reward for resisting the alleged influence of the Guptas.
Ramaphosa stays mum on Nene as he delivers Tutu lecture with forceful focus on land – the President used his platform to issue a robust response to doubters on the land issue.
Hawks confirm terrorism charge against 19 suspects accused of Durban bombings and mosque attack – 19 suspects appeared in the Verulam Magistrate’s Court on Monday in connection with a spate of attempted bombings in Durban in July 2018
Listen to Nene and let him go‚ Malema tells Ramaphosa – EFF leader Julius Malema has challenged President Cyril Ramaphosa to accept embattled finance minister Nhlanhla Nene’s offer to resign from cabinet.
Business, Money & Economy
Buy a solar panel, make money – In recent weeks, you may have spotted an advertisement featuring 1980s TV icon David Hasselhoff advising you to make money “hassel free” by buying blueberry bushes, beehives and solar panels
Alexander Mishkin, a doctor in Russia’s military intelligence agency, is named as one of the men who poisoned Sergei Skripal.
Ryder Cup: Phil Mickelson’s course comments raise important questions – t was easy to pile into Phil Mickelson for his comments on the set up of Le Golf National at the Ryder Cup.
WATCH: Art prankster Banksy reveals how he shredded R19m painting – Prankster artist Banksy has revealed how he carried out his biggest stunt yet.