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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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)…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

Sport

Buccaneers held by Celtic.

March 6, 2019 0

  Tuesday, 5 March 2019 Soweto: Orlando Pirates’ hopes of a third successive Absa Premiership win were dashed on Tuesday night when they were held…

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IEC welcomes proclamation of elections.

February 26, 2019 0

  Tuesday, February 26, 2019 Pretoria: The Electoral Commission (IEC) has welcomed President Cyril Ramaphosa’s proclamation of the 2019 National and Provincial Elections, due to…

Lifestyle

Content distribution made easy.

February 19, 2019 0

  Tuesday, 19 February 2019 Pretoria: The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has developed a software solution that enables content creators to have…

Business

Focus turns to 2019 Budget.

February 18, 2019 0

Monday, 18 February 2019 Pretoria: Following the conclusion of President Cyril Ramaphosa’s State of the Nation Address (SONA) and the debate by Members of Parliament…

News

Mokgalapa takes over as Tshwane mayor.

February 12, 2019 0

Tuesday, 12 February 2019 Pretoria: The DA’s Stevens Mokgalapa has been elected as Tshwane mayor during a special council sitting on Tuesday morning. Mokgalapa succeeds…

Business

Challenges of Entrepreneurship.

February 12, 2019 0

  by Tebello Hlalele “Challenges of Entrepreneurship” There are many people in the world who have achieved their dream of starting their own business. For…

Business

Stage 4 load shedding.

February 11, 2019 0

  Monday, 11 February 2019 Johannesburg: As a result of continued pressure on the national grid, Eskom on Monday moved load shedding measures from stage…

Sport

Chippa add to Stars’ woes.

February 11, 2019 0

Saturday, 09 February 2019 Bethlehem: Chippa United moved three points clear of the relegation zone with a 2-0 win over Free State Stars at Goble…

News

2019 Elections set for 8 May.

February 7, 2019 0

Thursday, 07 February 2019 Cape Town: South Africans will go to the polls for the sixth general elections on May 8. President Cyril Ramaphosa announced…

Business

Help for small businesses, start ups.

February 7, 2019 0

Thursday, 07 February 2019 Cape Town: President Cyril Ramaphosa says government will this year focus on significantly expanding the small business incubation programme. The incubation…

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All eyes on SONA 2019.

February 7, 2019 0

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 Cape Town: It will be lights, camera, and action this evening as President Cyril Ramaphosa takes to the podium in the…