Saudi Arabia revokes citizenship of Hamza bin Laden

Saudi Arabia revokes citizenship of Hamza bin Laden

Saudi Arabia announced on Friday it had revoked the citizenship of Hamza bin Laden, the son of the late al-Qaida leader who has become an increasingly prominent figure in the terror network.Saudi Arabia revoked his citizenship via a royal decree in November, a notice published on Friday by the kingdom’s official gazette said.There was no …

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GladAfrica: Tshwane council approves termination of controversial contract

GladAfrica: Tshwane council approves termination of controversial contract

Political parties in the City of Tshwane council have approved the termination of the contract with controversial engineering consultancy firm GladAfrica.This is according to newly elected mayor Stevens Mokgalapa. He said all parties agreed that the contract be terminated with immediate effect.”After months of being grappled with challenges pertaining to the GladAfrica contract, I am …

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‘My f*k, Marelize’ – mom thought she’d stopped recording

‘My f*k, Marelize’ – mom thought she’d stopped recording

The woman who uttered the phrase “My fok, Marelize” says she thought she had stopped recording before she said the now-famous words. She also never expected such an overwhelming reaction to a video she took of her daughter riding a bicycle into a rugby post. Heidi Horn, mother of Marelize Horn, 19, was filming her …

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JUST IN: Victor Senna steps in as new IPID acting boss

JUST IN: Victor Senna steps in as new IPID acting boss

Minister of Police Bheki Cele has appointed Victor Ofentse Senna as the new acting head of the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID).Senna, aged 40, who is IPID’s chief financial officer, took up the position on Friday.This, after the Portfolio Committee on Police decided to not renew McBride’s contract as executive director of IPID.A settlement agreement was reached two …

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Kate Middleton’s favourite LK Bennett set to file for administration

Kate Middleton’s favourite LK Bennett set to file for administration

LK Bennett, a favourite of Kate Middleton who is pictured wearing a £325 silk cream and green polka dot dress from the brand in December, is set to file for administrationShoppers at LK Bennett claim its clothes became too expensive once Kate Middleton started wearing them, beginning the downfall of the high-end high street fashion …

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Nightmare neighbour ‘extends his house onto grounds of couple’s home’

Nightmare neighbour ‘extends his house onto grounds of couple’s home’

A couple have complained their neighbour has encroached onto their land by four inches after building an extension to his own home.Brenda and Larry Lott claim they were threatened with legal action by their neighbour Zbigniew Twardowski when they objected to the development, which they have branded like a ‘Berlin Wall’.The couple, from Hampton, south …

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One in five children are set to miss out on their first-choice school

One in five children are set to miss out on their first-choice school

Thousands of parents have revealed their frustration today as more than 100,000 primary school pupils missed out on their first choice secondary, with some even claiming to have failed their children. Many have vented their feelings on social media, revealing they have ‘let their children down’ and don’t know how to break the news to them, …

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Pal of Louella Michie’s killer insists drug dealer’s term harsh

Pal of Louella Michie’s killer insists drug dealer’s term harsh

EXCLUSIVE: ‘He did everything to try and help… I love you, Ceon’: Pal of Louella Michie’s killer posts twisted Instagram rant – insisting drug dealer doesn’t deserve eight-and-a-half years’ jail over Bestival deathCeon Broughton’s rapper pal ‘Milkavelli’ sparked fury by posting a photo of Ceon and Louella with the words: ‘I love you Ceon. You …

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Mother hasn’t seen daughters since leaving duo with father 72 days ago

Mother hasn’t seen daughters since leaving duo with father 72 days ago

‘Devastated’ mother pleads for return of her two young daughters after their father took them to Tobago to spend Christmas with his clairvoyant new wife… but never sent them homeJana Khan left her two daughters to spend Christmas with their father  He agreed to return the girls, eight and 10, at a specified date but failed …

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Man jumps from tower block where students were filming about suicide

Man jumps from tower block where students were filming about suicide

Man jumps to his death from eighth floor of tower block where students were filming programme about suicideMan died after falling from a tower block, in Leeds, West Yorkshire, at 10.30amStudents from Leeds Beckett University had been using tower for a short film Witness said man ‘smiled’ at actress before ‘throwing himself over’ the balconyBy Bryony Jewell …

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