WATCH: A roundup of IOL’s Top 5 stories this week
These are the stories that engaged our readers this week:
From the “Sister Bethina” dance challenge to the “Jerusalema” - we’re always on the lookout for the next best dance move.
And it looks like Mzansi has found it in the #JohnVuliGateChallenge.
Protests against the Special Anti-robbery Squad (SARS) that began two weeks ago continue across Nigeria, despite the unit being disbanded.
Demonstrators are demanding justice for victims and an end to police impunity.
Cabinet has extended the National State of Disaster to November 15 after it was due to end on Thursday, October 15.
Meanwhile, the DA has called on the government to lift both the state of disaster and the lockdown and allow SA to return to normal.
EFF leader Julius Malema on Friday rallied party members to break police protocol and march all over Senekal ahead of court appearance of the two men accused of murdering Paul Roux farm manager Brendin Horner.
Minority rights group AfriForum also gathered outside the court where racial tension spilled over last week.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced a reconstruction and recovery plan which could raise growth to around 3% over the next 10 years.
The plan includes a massive rollout of infrastructure throughout the country as the first priority intervention.