National Assembly speaker Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula lashed out on Saturday night against travel restrictions imposed on SA and other African countries after the discovery of a new Covid-19 variant this week.
Dutch health authorities said on Sunday that 13 cases of the new Omicron coronavirus variant have been found in the Netherlands among passengers that were on two flights from SA that arrived on Friday.
An invigorated Kaizer Chiefs crushed struggling Swallows 3-1 in the Soweto derby in Dobsonville on Sunday to shoot to second place on the DStv Premiership standings, sending the flightless Birds plunging to the bottom of the log.
It has been several days since the Fifa disciplinary committee met in Zurich, Switzerland, to decide Bafana Bafana's 2022 World Cup qualifying fate and SA Football Association (Safa) president Danny Jordaan is not pleased that the world football governing body continues to give the nation the silent treatment.
Sekhukhune United coach MacDonald Makhubedu was as diplomatic as he could be saying, "It was not a penalty but I will take it", after his team's 2-0 DStv Premiership defeat against Mamelodi Sundowns at Tuks Stadium on Saturday.
Actress Natasha Thahane topped the Twitter trends on Saturday morning after her interview on MacG's Podcast & Chill where she revealed that she received funds from the government after reaching out to politician Baleka Mbete.