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ANC says South Africans will mark the day amid violence tha portrayed the nation as xenophobic
The ANC says South Africans will mark the day amid violence that portrayed the nation as xenophobic. ( )

SA marks Freedom Day

President Jacob Zuma is expected to urge South Africans to value freedom when he delivers the freedom day keynote address at the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Monday.

The Born Frees had positive things to say about South Africa, its rich diversity and the freedom it has achieved.
Born Frees positive about SA's future
Monday 27 April 2015 08:15
It is Nepal's worst quake since 1934 when 8500 people died.
Nepal quake death toll now rises to 3218
Monday 27 April 2015 07:15
The Born Frees had positive things to say about South Africa, its rich diversity and the freedom it has achieved.
Born Frees positive about SA's future
Monday 27 April 2015 08:15
It is Nepal's worst quake since 1934 when 8500 people died.
Nepal quake death toll now rises to 3218
Monday 27 April 2015 07:15
Role of IPPs in alleviating South Africa's energy shortages re-emphasised with the establishment of another wind farm in the Eastern Cape.
Wind farm project to boost E Cape economy
Monday 27 April 2015 06:42

South Africa

Mthethwa says that we would not be able to celebrate 21 years of democracy without the support of our brothers and sisters in the continent.
SA to use sports, entertainment to fight xenophobia

Monday 27 April 2015 07:30

South Africa will now use the power of sport and the entertainment industry to fight the scourge of xenophobia in the country.

Africa

SADC summit likely to discuss xenophobic attacks

Sunday 26 April 2015 18:39

The SADC summit in Harare this week will likely tackle the xenophobic attacks in South Africa, a government official was quoted as saying on Sunday.

World

It is Nepal's worst quake since 1934 when 8500 people died.
Nepal quake death toll now rises to 3218

Monday 27 April 2015 07:15

About 3218 people have now been killed in the 7.9 magnitude quake, which hit Nepal on Saturday.

Politics

SA won’t recall high commissioner in Nigeria

Sunday 26 April 2015 19:06

South Africa will not withdraw its high commissioner in Nigeria to reciprocate Nigeria's decision to recall its acting High Commissioner.

Business

Two South Africans in UK top 20 rich list

Sunday 26 April 2015 15:13

Two South Africans have made it into the respected Sunday Times Rich List released on Sunday.

Science

Role of IPPs in alleviating South Africa's energy shortages re-emphasised with the establishment of another wind farm in the Eastern Cape.
Wind farm project to boost E Cape economy

Monday 27 April 2015 06:42

The role of independent power producers (IPPs) in alleviating South Africa's energy shortages has been re-emphasised with the establishment of another wind farm in the Eastern Cape.

Lifestyle

The Born Frees had positive things to say about South Africa, its rich diversity and the freedom it has achieved.
Born Frees positive about SA's future

Monday 27 April 2015 08:15

They were born in South Africa 1994. They are as old as our democracy and everything they've heard about the period prior is second hand information to them. They are known as the Born Frees.

Sport

Hundreds set to bid farewell to 'Shoes' Moshoeu

Monday 27 April 2015 06:22

John 'Shoes' Moshoeu will be laid to rest on Monday. The funeral service will be held at the Grace Bible Church in Soweto from 9am.

Opinion

Twenty-one, and still growing up

Sunday 26 April 2015 13:35

As South Africa approaches Freedom Day on 21 April, Ronesh Dhawraj assesses how far the country has come in terms of transformation in key areas over the past 21 years.

Marikana

34 people, mostly striking mineworkers, were shot dead and over 70 wounded in a clash with police on August 16, 2012.

National Days 2015

Commemorating Freedom Day on April 27 2015.

Budget 2015

Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene will deliver his Budget Speech in Parliament on 25 February 2015.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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