Neymar Stretched Out of PSG Game After A Terrible Ankle Injury

image Neymar Jr., the world’s most expensive footballer, was stretchered off 10 minutes from time at the Parc des Princes on Sunday night as Paris Saint-Germain defeated Marseille 3-0 and opened up a 14-point lead in Ligue 1. The 26-year-old was on his own when he innocuously rolled his ankle and flopped to the ground in pain. “The first examination in the locker room revealed that it was a twist to the ankle. Now we will do a medical examination to find out what this twist is,” said Unai Emery, whose team face Real Madrid at home on March 6 in the Champions League last 16 where they need to overturn a 3-1 deficit. “We will wait for the examination, we will be optimistic. If I had to say today (whether or not he will face

South Africa: Waste pickers should avoid eating discarded polony: CSIR

image Waste pickers are finding significant amounts of polony and other processed food products in rubbish bins and are eating it as many are not aware of the listeriosis outbreak. On Sunday‚ the health department announced that the strain of listeria bacteria was found at an Enterprise Foods manufacturing facility in Limpopo. Since January last year‚ 180 people have died of listeriosis. The announcement on Sunday has resulted in households disposing of a variety of processed food products including polony‚ Russians and viennas. This meant waste pickers were discovering large amounts of the potentially deadly food‚ some of which has not been opened. The Centre for the Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has made a plea to waste pickers not to eat these pr

South Africa: Safety measures in place for disposal of listeria-contaminated foods‚ says environment minister

image Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa on Friday assured South Africans that all foodstuffs contaminated with the deadly Listeria monocytogenes bacterium are safely disposed of. There has been a fear that waste pickers might consume the unopened ready-to-eat meat products that had been recalled and which households had disposed of. The health department on Sunday announced that that the source of listeria‚ which has caused more than 180 deaths‚ had been located at an Enterprise Foods manufacturing facility in Limpopo. Molewa expressed concern that the recall had caused panic‚ resulting in residents putting processed meat-based food products‚ including polony‚ Russians and viennas‚ into their refuse bins‚ which could expose waste pickers at the bin

South Africa: Cracks emerge between Ngcobo cult church brothers​

image Brotherly love appeared to evaporate this week at Seven Angels Ministries in Ngcobo, Eastern Cape, scene of a shoot-out that left seven people dead. Benjamin Mancoba, one of four surviving “angel” brothers who led the church, blamed Thandazile, one of three brothers killed by police nine days ago, for the murder of five police officers and a former soldier three days earlier. Benjamin told the Sunday Times he had seen Thandazile carrying  a rifle, which he now believed was stolen from the police. He and his brothers labelled Thandazile a black sheep, saying he was also known as Chester, named  after a gangster character in the TV series Yizo Yizo. Six congregants at the brothers’ church were arrested this week, including “angel” Phuthumile

Villanova Wildcats are the 2018 NCAA National Champions.

  Villanova Wildcats are the 2018 NCAA National Champions. Twitter Unsurprised By Villanova’s National Championship Victory This years March Madness was one fro the ages. With a first ever victory by a 16 seed in UMBC beating Virgnia to an 11 seed in Loyola Chicago going to Final Four, this year’s tournament saw some of the most unthinkable things happen, but on Monday night the best team in the country won the National Championship, that being the Villanova Wildcats. They beat the Michigan Wolverines 79-62. After a fast start by Michigan Wilverines, Villanova turned to their sixth man, Donte DiVincenzo, to take over the game. In fact, DiVincenzo set the NCAA record for the most points for a player off the bench in a National Championship game history. He scored 18 in the first h

South Africa: Cape Town couple ‘executed’ in southern suburbs home

image A Bulgarian facing charges relating to a credit card fraud syndicate was “executed” with his wife at their Cape Town home. Police said they found Angelo Dimov and his second wife‚ Nessie Peeva‚ in Bergvliet‚ in the southern suburbs‚ with gunshot wounds to their heads. A police source said they were "executed" and laptops and cellphones had been stolen. Dimov was fighting charges relating to credit card fraud in the commercial crimes court in Bellville and was being represented by Cape Town lawyer William Booth. Booth said he did not want to comment on the incident as it was a police investigation but he said they were trying to help the couple’s six-year-old daughter. The girl was in Grade 1 and it is understood the alarm about the mur

South Africa: Burnt body found after Cape Town teacher disappears

image The discovery of a charred female body in the boot of a burnt-out BMW in Cape Town has raised fears for the fate of a missing teacher. Western Cape police said 57-year-old Gill Packham‚ a teacher at Springfield Convent in Wynberg‚ was reported missing by a relative on Thursday morning. Police spokesman Lieutenant-Colonel Andrè Traut said Packham was last seen leaving her Constantia home in her green BMW sedan. “This office can also confirm that a burning BMW vehicle was discovered at the Diep River railway station last night‚” Traut said on Friday. “After the fire was extinguished‚ the burnt body of a female was found in the boot of the vehicle. “Both matters are currently being investigated by police‚ and it is too soon to m

Adea Shabani: Body of missing actress identified in California

image California police have positively identified the remains of an aspiring actress who vanished from her Hollywood home last month. Adea Shabani, 25, was found over 400 miles (645km) away from her apartment buried in a shallow grave in a remote wildlife area of northern California. Nevada County Sheriff's officials said she was identified by her tattoos. Police suspect a man they identified as her boyfriend, Christopher Spotz, was involved in her presumed murder. Spotz killed himself after a chase and standoff with police last week. Read more

NAB planners falsifying forms a ‘social norm’

image Thousands of National Australia Bank customers have had their planner falsify documents relating to their finances, a senior executive has told the banking royal commission, admitting that the practice was a "social norm" within the bank. But the bank’s crackdown on planners falsifying death beneficiary forms led to senior executives warning the bank it was acting unfairly towards to senior staff by trying to hold them responsible for the unlawful behaviour. Other documents presented to the royal commission showed a litany of issues within NAB's wealth arms and how the bank was yet to provide full funding for any broad compensation plan for customers affected by inappropiate advice or misconduct by planners. The royal commission heard on Tuesday that NAB pla

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Paul Pogba Shows Off New Haircut After Manchester United’s Victory Over Chelsea (Photos)

Paul Pogba has revealed a striking new haircut after returning to the Manchester United starting XI. The French midfielder was back in Jose Mourinho’s team for the 2-1 win over Chelsea on Sunday afternoon, which took United back to second place in the table. Despite being criticised by a handful of supporters for failing to win the header in the build-up to Chelsea’s goal, Pogba was a key part of a much more intense second half performance. Following the victory, Pogba showed off some pictures of his personal barber, who designed a new look for the £89million star. Pogba rocked the haircut during the game against Chelsea, which was a change from the red-streaked highlights he had during the Champions League draw with Sevilla last week. image

South Africa: Killer cult nailed as police storm church in late-night raid

image The church at the centre of two bloody massacres this week is home to a sinister cult whose leaders forbid education but drive luxury cars. What was meant to be a house of God became the scene of a late-night massacre on Friday, as police and a gang of fugitive armed thugs clashed. Several suspects escaped. When the last shots had been fired, the Eastern Cape town of Ngcobo looked back on a week of murder and mayhem that had claimed at least 13 lives. Seven men were killed and 10 arrested on Friday night after police received a tip-off that the Seven Angels Ministries church was hiding the killers responsible for the midnight ambush on the local police station that claimed six lives on Tuesday night. Seven sons Villagers rejoiced as the bodies of the seven susp

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