Words you will hear today: Reverse.photos

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula received some backlash on social media on Tuesday for sharing an old image in a tweet referencing the apparent seizure of R2.5-million meant to buy votes from ANC delegates attending the national elective conference this weekend.

Twitter users reacted to the tweet, after a search on reverse.photos. One of the users found that the image is in fact a large sum of money intercepted in 2016.

Khabazela (Jonathan Fairbairn) shares the inspiration behind the latest word added to his dictionary.

This picture turns out to be something from 2016, so this caused a huge discussion about reverse photos and the legitimacy of the tweet.

Jonathan Fairbairn, 702 producer

Click on the link below to hear Stephen Grootes explain the ethics around photo sharing....


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
Words you will hear today: Sundowns

Words you will hear today: Sundowns

According to The Star, soccer boots, jerseys, tracksuits, socks and balls were stolen from the team's Chloorkop base.

[WATCH] Bongani on English words South African's mispronounce

[WATCH] Bongani on English words South African's mispronounce

702's Afternoon Drive team shared a few words we just can't seem to get right.

Words you will hear today: Nieheritance

Words you will hear today: Nieheritance

Khabazela (Jonathan Fairbairn) shares the latest addition to his dictionary.

Words you will hear today: Bitgasm

Words you will hear today: Bitgasm

How do you know if someone has invested in bitcoin?

[WATCH] Bongani asks what's that one word you struggle to spell?

[WATCH] Bongani asks what's that one word you struggle to spell?

Bongani Bingwa kicked off the open line with conversation on words that we often struggle to spell.

Words you will hear today: Stein-aster

Words you will hear today: Stein-aster

A combo of Steinhoff and disaster after allegations of financial irregularities saw 62% wiped off the value of Steinhoff.

Words you will hear today: Del-noj

Words you will hear today: Del-noj

Khabazela shares the latest addition to his dictionary.

Words you will hear: KwaAussie

Words you will hear: KwaAussie

702 producer Jonathan Fairbairn shares Australia's word of the year with Stephen Grootes.

Words you will hear today: Restired

Words you will hear today: Restired

Brian Molefe’s legal counsel argued that the former Eskom boss resigned on the basis of early retirement.

Popular articles
[WATCH] Teen shoved off bridge by pal into river

[WATCH] Teen shoved off bridge by pal into river

A Washington teenager was badly hurt when her friend pushed her off the bridge after she said she didn't want to jump.

I've always known what space I wanted to be in - Trevor Stuurman, visual artist

I've always known what space I wanted to be in - Trevor Stuurman, visual artist

#NightTalk host Gugu Mhlungu chats to entrepreneur & multimedia visual artist Trevor Stuurman about his accolades and inspiration

Africa State of Mind: ''They call me the real Makoya' - Femi Koya, musician

Africa State of Mind: ''They call me the real Makoya' - Femi Koya, musician

In this episode of Africa State of Mind, musician Femi Koya chats to Lee Kasumba about leaving Nigeria to come to South Africa.

I've always said that stories are the mothers of all disciplines - Gcina Mhlophe

I've always said that stories are the mothers of all disciplines - Gcina Mhlophe

Phemelo Motene chats to the mother of storytelling & a poet to the masses, Gcina Mhlophe about what it means to share your stories

This is how the Pebbles Project is protecting kids that live in the Winelands!

This is how the Pebbles Project is protecting kids that live in the Winelands!

Fundraising and Outreach Manager at the Pebbles Project, Charmaine Gola, chats about the work they do & their focus on the youth

The nutritional, environmental & socio-cultural benefits of indigenous foods

The nutritional, environmental & socio-cultural benefits of indigenous foods

'You need to look outside your traditional shopping centers to actually eat traditional food in the city' - Mpho Tshukudu, author

ProKid described as a true family man who loved his mom

ProKid described as a true family man who loved his mom

His brother Sandile Mkhize says he promised ProKid that he will continue where he left off.

'The Suzuki Dzire is the perfect day-to-day runaround car' - Jacob Moshokoa

'The Suzuki Dzire is the perfect day-to-day runaround car' - Jacob Moshokoa

In the car feature, automotive journalist Jacob Moshokoa chats about his experience driving around with the Suzuki Dzire.

[LISTEN] Codeine addiction and abuse

[LISTEN] Codeine addiction and abuse

Member of the SASOP, Dr Eugene Allers chats about the causes behind addiction to over the counter medication.

Phemelo responds after listener congratulates her for speaking wonderful English

Phemelo responds after listener congratulates her for speaking wonderful English

'To congratulate me, and to make it seem like this is an accolade is extremely offensive because of our history' - Phemelo Motene