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Jul 9 2014 - 3:05pm |
Johannesburg - Public Protector Thuli Madonsela on Wednesday expressed her surprise at the permanent appointment of controversial acting SABC chief operations officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng, SABC radio...
Jul 9 2014 - 3:05pm |
DE BEERS has brought Ponahalo Holdings, its 26% empowerment partner, into the trading arm of its South African mines in a deal totalling R2.5bn, including the purchase of the sorting and valuation...
Jul 9 2014 - 1:12pm |
The Gauteng Department of Education failed to spend more than R130 million for Further Education and Training (FET) colleges between 2010 and 2013. The department also fell short of targeted numbers...
Jul 9 2014 - 11:51am |
JOHANNESBURG - Numsa said on Tuesday it would take the latest offer from the main employers' group to its members on Wednesday, possibly ending a week-old stoppage that has hit car manufacturers...
Jul 9 2014 - 11:07am |
JOHANNESBURG - Two unions representing some of Telkom SA's workers said on Tuesday they would take the South African landline provider to court over possible job losses. Telkom said it planned...
Jul 9 2014 - 11:03am |
One of the so-called Waterkloof Four, Frikkie du Preez, has lodged an urgent application to be released on parole again, Beeld newspaper reported on Wednesday. Du Preez's lawyers made the...
Jul 8 2014 - 1:26pm |
Police in the North West have confirmed that a case of cruelty to animals has been opened against the chairperson of the National Council of Provinces Thandi Modise. The former North West Premier now...
Jul 8 2014 - 12:19pm |
A radio DJ suspected of killing his girlfriend was arrested in Soweto on Tuesday, Gauteng police said. "We had been searching for him since last week. He was arrested today for murder,"...
Jul 8 2014 - 11:24am |
Kwaito musician, Sipho Ndlovu, also known as Brickz, will appear in the Roodepoort Magistrate's Court again in connection with the rape of a 17-year-old girl. The 32-year-old musician is accused...
Jul 8 2014 - 9:49am |
Johannesburg - Various areas of Soweto were hit by power outages on Monday evening, Eskom said. "We are currently experiencing multiple failures resulting in power supply shortages,"...
Jul 2 2014 - 11:23am |
The EFF national leadership has condemned what it calls the violent and undemocratic decision of the ANC Speaker to remove its members from the Gauteng legislature. "During the debate on the...
Jul 2 2014 - 10:17am |
A R50,000 reward has been offered for the arrest of a radio DJ who allegedly killed his girlfriend in Jabulani, Soweto, Gauteng police said on Wednesday. "The R50,000 is offered to anyone who...
Jul 2 2014 - 9:26am |
Johannesburg - By-elections will be held in six provinces on Wednesday, the Electoral Commission of SA (IEC) said. "A total of 20 wards will be contested by 55 candidates, representing eight...
Jun 26 2014 - 3:49pm |
The metals and engineering sector will receive government support to ensure a planned strike does not go ahead, Communications Minister Faith Muthambi said on Thursday. Prolonged strikes had to be...
Jun 26 2014 - 11:20am |
DURBAN - The estimated street value of heroin confiscated from a drug lab in Kloof, Durban, has increased to R3-billion, national police commissioner Riah Phiyega said on Wednesday. We are still...
Jun 26 2014 - 9:36am |
Johannesburg - South African Reserve Bank (Sarb) governor Gill Marcus received a 0.4% pay rise this year, indicating that one of the most prominent opponents of excessive executive pay practises what...
Jun 25 2014 - 2:59pm |
The South African economy has created 9 000 jobs in the first quarter - a far cry from the 125 000 job target - as prescribed by the National Develpment Plan. The National Development Plan sets a...
Jun 25 2014 - 10:25am |
The bodies of two more illegal miners have been found at a disused mine in Benoni, Gauteng police said on Wednesday. "The bodies are now 10. One body was recovered on Monday night, and the other was...
Jun 25 2014 - 10:07am |
RUSTENBURG - Mineworkers in the platinum belt have started reporting for duty. Wednesday marks the first day in five months that thousands of workers will set foot on a mine. But the mining...
Jun 24 2014 - 12:40pm |
Agreements to end the five-month strike in the platinum sector will likely be signed within hours, the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union said on Tuesday. National treasurer Jimmy...
Jun 24 2014 - 10:34am |
Pretoria - Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba could get time in jail after he was found to be in contempt of court in a case involving a stateless man. The court found Gigaba was in contempt of an...
Jun 24 2014 - 9:20am |
The woman, who was kept with her five children in Springs infamous house of horrors for a decade, has reportedly been arrested. ENCA reported on Monday the 36-year-old man who kept his family locked...
Jun 23 2014 - 2:53pm |
The Minister of Basic Education, Mrs Angelina Motshekga invites media to the launch of the International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) which will be held on African soil for the first time. The...
Jun 23 2014 - 2:52pm |
Buffalo City municipality mayor Zukiswa Ncitha and two others were arrested on Monday for alleged fraud involving Nelson Mandela's memorial service, Eastern Cape officials said. "The...