SALIM ABDOOL KARIM

The SA Aids researcher has been inducted as a fellow of the prestigious science academy, the Royal Society, joining some of the world's top scientists over the past centuries, from Isaac Newton to StepSALIM ABDOOL KARIM hen Hawking.

JACOB ZUMA The former president told the Zondo commission he had inspired his friends, the Gupta brothers, to set up what he calls a "progressive media force" because the SA media were "negative" and "unfair".

LEWIS HAMILTON In probably the best sporting weekend of 2019, the Formula One champion claimed a record sixth British Grand Prix victory.