Early Breakfast with Abongile Nzelenzele

Taylor Swift breaks silence and reveals her political views


Taylor Swift Reveals Politics: The scrupulously apolitical pop siren shocked followers Sunday by Instagramming her political leanings — slamming Rep. Marsha Blackburn, the GOP nominee for U.S. Senate in the singer’s home state of Tennessee. Swift said the Republican’s record, particularly on women’s and LGBT rights, “appalls and terrifies” her, and she urged fans to educate themselves on local candidates. She also endorsed Democrats Phil Bredesen, Blackburn’s opponent, and Nashville’s Rep. Jim Cooper. Now political junkies want to know: Can Bad Blood erase Blackburn’s eight-point polling lead? Abs, speaks to the US correspondent Adrian Brune  

First drop-in Clinic in west Africa to wean opioid addiction

First drop-in Clinic in west Africa to wean opioid addiction

27 November 2018 6:01 AM

What’s happening in Bokaap?

What’s happening in Bokaap?

27 November 2018 5:39 AM

Four arrests over 1993 killing of Burundi leader

Four arrests over 1993 killing of Burundi leader

27 November 2018 5:26 AM

Building a career without qualifications

Building a career without qualifications

27 November 2018 5:04 AM

French commission to urge return of looted African art

French commission to urge return of looted African art

26 November 2018 6:02 AM

Comforting the dying as a death doula

Comforting the dying as a death doula

26 November 2018 5:42 AM

MyCiti where are we now?

MyCiti where are we now?

26 November 2018 5:28 AM

Insuring recreational assets

Insuring recreational assets

26 November 2018 5:07 AM

Black man killed by cop during Alabama mall shooting had gun permit

Black man killed by cop during Alabama mall shooting had gun permit

26 November 2018 4:41 AM

Feeding Nigeria’s sweet tooth and rebranding Africa

Feeding Nigeria’s sweet tooth and rebranding Africa

23 November 2018 6:02 AM