Outgoing Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba’s final day in the office is approaching. Mashaba is expected to address his last press conference.
The Democratic Alliance has announced current MMC for Finance Funzela Ngobeni as its candidate to replace him. Mashaba resigned from the party last month. A new mayor will be elected on 28 November.
In other news – Mampintsha and Babes Wodumo’s relationship under the spotlight in toxic love documentary
When women called into her radio show to describe how they were hurt, bruised and battered in poisoned relationships, veteran journalist Iman Rappetti questioned what kept them from leaving. She wants to be a part of as many conversations that unmask abuse as possible, and is the host of Loved Like Crazy, a one-off documentary focusing on high-profile abusive relationships that will be screened on DStv next month.
They include Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp, Sandile Mantsoe and Karabo Mokoena, Mampintsha and Babes Wodumo, and Frederik Bossert and Annelise Kriek. Universal and particular at the same time. These women are all of us. Read more