5. Ramaphosa places Mkhize on special leave
President Cyril Ramaphosa placed Health Minister Zweli Mkhize on special leave on Tuesday so he can attend to allegations levelled against him in the Digital Vibes debacle.
Miss South Africa hopeful Fikile Cele, who was abandoned in a box outside a factory shortly after birth, shared her story on Facebook recently, hoping that it will encourage others that life can get better.
Gosiame Thamara Sithole, 37, gave birth to decuplets at a Pretoria hospital earlier this week, breaking the Guinness World Record held by Malian Halima Cissé who gave birth to nine babies last month.