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Pandor meets with ambassadors.

September 10, 2019 0

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 Pretoria: International Relations and Cooperation Minister Dr Naledi Pandor has reassured ambassadors of foreign nationals living in South Africa that government…

Sport

VKB Knights visit Lesotho

September 10, 2019 0

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 Bloemfontein: The VKB Knights made history by visiting the Mountain Kingdom of Lesotho on 07 and 08 September 2019. The VKB…

News

Take a stand.

September 6, 2019 0

Friday, 06 September 2019 Cape Town: President Cyril Ramaphosa has reiterated calls for all South Africans to take an unequivocal stand against gender-based violence. The…

Africa News

Condolences for Zimbabwe.

September 6, 2019 0

Friday, 06 September 2019 Pretoria: South Africa has conveyed its condolences to the people of Zimbabwe following the passing of its founding President Robert Gabriel…

Sport

VKB Knights Trio Drafted in the MSL.

September 5, 2019 0

Wednesday, 04 September 2019 Bloemfontein: The Mzansi Super League player draft was held at the Walter Sisulu Square in Kliptown, Soweto, yesterday where three of…

News

Government called on to “Khawuleza”.

August 20, 2019 0

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 Pretoria: President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on government to “Khawuleza” and move with speed in delivering services to the people. “Khawuleza”…

News

Aarto to help reduce road deaths.

August 19, 2019 0

Monday, 19 August 2019 Pretoria: The signing of the Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences (Aarto) Amendment Bill into law will assist the country to…

News

De Lille hits back at corruption.

August 13, 2019 0

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 By Sihle Manda Patricia de Lille is a woman on a mission. The recently appointed Minister of Public Works and Infrastructure…

Sport

Celtic show Arrows the big 5.

August 12, 2019 0

Monday, 12 August 2019 Bloemfontein: Bloemfontein Celtic recorded the biggest win of the 2019/20 Absa Premiership season thus far, thumping Lamontville Golden Arrows 5-0 at…

News

New project funding process for MDDA.

August 8, 2019 0

Wednesday, 07 August 2019 Pretoria: The Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA) is implementing a new project funding application process to streamline the agency’s application…

News

Hawks confirm Mkhwebane investigation.

August 8, 2019 0

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 Pretoria: The Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (Hawks) has confirmed it is investigating allegations of perjury laid against Public Protector Busisiwe…

Business

Post office CEO resigns.

August 2, 2019 0

Friday, 02 August 2019 Pretoria: Communications and Digital Technologies Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams has noted the resignation of the South African Post Office (SAPO) CEO, Mark…

News

IEC appoints Party Funding CEO.

August 1, 2019 0

Thursday, 01 August 2019 Pretoria: The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has announced George Mahlangu as the chief executive for Party Funding. In a brief statement,…

Business

SARS suspends three executives.

August 1, 2019 0

Thursday, 01 August 2019 Pretoria: The South African Revenue Service (SARS) has suspended three senior executives who face disciplinary action over serious misconduct allegations. The…

Business

Eskom reports major losses.

August 1, 2019 0

Wednesday, 31 July 2019 Johannesburg: Power utility Eskom on Tuesday recorded a net loss after tax of R20.7 billion in the year ended March, up…

Business

Unemployment rate rises.

August 1, 2019 0

Tuesday, 30 July 2019 Pretoria: South Africa’s unemployment rate has risen to 29% during the second quarter of 2019, according to figures released by Statistician…

News

Panel releases land reform report.

July 29, 2019 0

Sunday, 28 July 2019 Pretoria: The Advisory Panel on Land Reform and Agriculture has proposed for the amendment of the Constitution that clarifies that expropriation…

News

SAPS makes management changes.

July 29, 2019 0

Monday, 29 July 2019 Pretoria: National Police Commissioner, General Khehla Sitole, has redeployed the Western Cape commissioner to the vacant KwaZulu-Natal post. Effective 1 August,…

News

Silicosis settlement welcomed.

July 26, 2019 0

Friday, 26 July 2019 Cape Town: Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Mineral Resources, Sahlulele Luzipo, has welcomed the settlement of R5 billion as approved…

Health

President to sign health compact.

July 24, 2019 0

Wednesday, 24 July 2019 Pretoria: President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Thursday preside over the signing of the Presidential Health Compact aimed at improving the quality…

News

Lending a hand for Mandela Day.

July 18, 2019 0

Thursday, 18 July 2019 Pretoria: South Africans and people the world over will today roll up their sleeves and lend a hand in their communities…

News

NSFAS serving students better.

July 12, 2019 0

Friday, 12 July 2019 Cape Town: Higher Education, Science and Technology Minister Blade Nzimande says the appointment of the new National Student Financial Aid Scheme…

News

Multiplying their potential.

July 1, 2019 0

Monday, 01 July 2019 Johannesburg: NESTLÉ NESPRAY brought together stakeholders in education and nutrition sectors both private and public in a panel discussion to discuss…

News

Audit outcomes for municipalities worsening.

June 26, 2019 0

Wednesday, 26 June 2019 Pretoria: A large majority of the country’s municipalities continue to disregard Auditor-General Kimi Makwethu’s recommendations, resulting in worsening financial positions, he…

News

Revolutions begin with an idea.

June 25, 2019 0

Tuesday, 25 June 2019 Cape Town: Minister in the Presidency, Jackson Mthembu, says those who continue to sell the idea that the President’s State of…

Business

SAA appoints acting CEO.

June 8, 2019 0

Friday, 07 June 2019 Johannesburg: South African Airways (SAA) has appointed Zuks Ramasia as its acting CEO following the resignation of its CEO Vuyani Jarana…

News

SA bans livestock imports from Lesotho

May 30, 2019 0

Thursday, 30 May 2019 Pretoria: The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) has banned livestock imports and their products from Lesotho into South Africa,…

Health

HPCSA welcomes SIU investigation.

May 23, 2019 0

Tuesday, 21 May 2019 Pretoria: The Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) has welcomed the proclamation by President Cyril Ramaphosa on the Special Investigative…

News

MPs, executive urged to put SA first.

May 16, 2019 0

Wednesday, 15 May 2019 Pretoria: Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has urged incoming members of Parliament (MPs), Provincial Legislatures (MPLs) and the executive to work towards…

Lifestyle

Preparing SA for 4IR.

May 15, 2019 0

Wednesday, 15 May 2019 Pretoria: Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams says her department has commenced some of the groundwork towards preparing South Africa for the Fourth…

News

Every drop counts.

May 15, 2019 0

Wednesday, 15 May 2019 Pretoria: While the country has enough water to sustain the fast approaching dry winter season, South Africans have been urged to…

News

IEC thanks South Africans.

May 14, 2019 0

Tuesday, 14 May 2019 Pretoria: The Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) has thanked voters, who came out in their millions, to participate in the…

Sport

Celtic secure top eight spot.

May 13, 2019 0

Saturday, 11 May 2019 East London: Bloemfontein Celtic secured a 3-1 win over AmaZulu FC in an Absa Premiership match at the Sisa Dukashe Stadium…

News

Vote counting almost complete.

May 11, 2019 0

Saturday, 11 May 2019 Pretoria: Vote counting in the 2019 National and Provincial Elections has reached the final stages with the Independent Electoral Commission’s (IEC)…

News

Vote counting enters Day Two.

May 10, 2019 0

Friday, 10 May 2019 Pretoria: Vote counting in the 2019 National and Provincial Elections is nearing the final stretch this morning. By 7am, about 17…

News

IEC, Nehawu agree to revert strike.

May 7, 2019 0

Tuesday, 07 May 2019 Pretoria: The Electoral Commission has reached an agreement with its permanent staff around organisational review. The workers under the National Education…

Sport

Ten-man Highlands beat Celtic.

May 6, 2019 0

Saturday, 04 May 2019 Tembisa, Johannesburg: Highlands Park scored late in a 1-0 Absa Premiership win over Bloemfontein Celtic at Makhulong Stadium in Tembisa on…

News

Special voting kicks off.

May 6, 2019 0

Monday, 06 May 2019 Pretoria: The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has appealed to political parties to reduce political activities to allow space for voting to…

News

SA ready for 2019 Elections.

May 2, 2019 0

Thursday, 02 May 2019 Pretoria: With just six days to go until the sixth General Election, the Justice, Crime Prevention and Security (JCPS) Cluster has…

Business

Petrol price hike in May.

April 29, 2019 0

Monday, 29 April 2019 Pretoria: Consumers will have to dig even deeper into their pockets as both grades of petrol are set to increase by…

News

Jiba, Mrwebi removed from office.

April 26, 2019 0

Friday, 26 April 2019 Pretoria: President Cyril Ramaphosa has sacked Advocates Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi from the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA), it was announced…

Sport

Celtic downs Rise and Shine.

April 26, 2019 0

Wednesday, 24 April 2019 Polokwane: Bloemfontein Celtic came from behind to beat Polokwane City 2-1 at Old Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane, to end their…

Health

Vaccinate your child today.

April 25, 2019 0

Thursday, 25 April 2019 Pretoria: As the country commemorates African Vaccination Week, the South African Medical Association (SAMA) has urged South Africans to find out…

Business

Load shedding a last resort.

April 12, 2019 0

  Friday, 12 April 2019 Johannesburg: Eskom says it will implement load shedding when absolutely necessary. On Thursday afternoon, the power utility alerted South Africans…

News

Digital inclusion imperative for 4IR.

April 11, 2019 0

  Thursday, 11 April 2019 Johannesburg: South Africa cannot deliver effectively in the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) if there’s no digital inclusion, says Communications Minister…

Business

Use electricity sparingly.

April 9, 2019 0

  Tuesday, 09 April 2019 Johannesburg: Eskom has urged consumers to use electricity sparingly as the demand for power is expected to increase this week…

Business

SA investment efforts bear fruit.

April 9, 2019 0

  Tuesday, 09 April 2019 Pretoria: South Africa’s investment facilitation efforts have borne fruit, with the country taking home the Investment Promotion Award. “South Africa’s…

Business

Eskom spokesperson resigns.

April 5, 2019 0

  Friday, 05 April 2019 Johannesburg: Eskom spokesperson Khulu Phasiwe has resigned. In a tweet confirming his resignation on Friday, Phasiwe thanked the power utility…

Business

SARS wage strike over.

April 3, 2019 0

  Wednesday, 03 April 2019 Pretoria: The South African Revenue Service (SARS) centres will this morning return to full operation following an end to the…

Business

Repo rate unchanged at 6.75.

March 28, 2019 0

  Thursday, 28 March  2019 Pretoria: The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has maintained the repurchase rate (repo) at…

News

Mbete rejects NA reconving request.

March 27, 2019 0

  Wednesday, 27 March 2019 Cape Town: National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete has dismissed the Democratic Alliance (DA) application for Parliament to reconvene to establish…

Editor's Blog

Lessons taught by Life.

March 26, 2019 0

  Lessons taught by Life. Life is a continuous learning experience. Throughout our lives we keep rising and falling, picking up important lessons along the…

News

Voters spoiled for choice.

March 22, 2019 0

  Thursday, 21 March 2019 Johannesburg: The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) says voters will be faced with their biggest choice yet in a national election…

News

ICASA chairperson removed from office.

March 20, 2019 0

  Wednesday, 20 March 2019 Pretoria: Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams has removed Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) Chairperson and Councillor Rubben Mohlaloga from…

Business

Darker days ahead.

March 20, 2019 0

  Wednesday, 20 March 2019 Johannesburg: South Africans will again have to bear another round of rotational Stage 4 load shedding which will get underway…