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Cosatu’s three-day CEC meeting ended on Thursday.
Cosatu’s three-day CEC meeting ended on Thursday. ( )

Cosatu cannot be united: Analyst

Labour analyst, Terry Bell, says the Congress of South African Trade Unions’ (Cosatu) cannot be unified as the rifts are far too deep.

The woman is charged with kidnapping Zephany Nurse on April 30, 1997.
Alleged Zephany kidnapper in court
Friday 6 March 2015 08:35
Schooling was disrupted in the area for six weeks.  
Limpopo Education to assess schools
Friday 6 March 2015 08:27
Executive Director of UNWOMEN, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka.
Executive Director of UNWOMEN, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka.

South Africa

Khulubuse Zuma lashes out at Cosatu and NUM

Friday 6 March 2015 10:53

Khulubuse Zuma claims allegations levelled against him by trade unions distort the findings a 2013 inquiry into the affairs of Pamodzi Gold.

Africa

Former SANDF soldiers helping to fight Boko Haram

Friday 6 March 2015 05:55

Former South African Defence Force soldiers are reportedly playing a major role in the fight against Boko Haram extremists in Nigeria after they were hired by the West African country.

World

Executive Director of UNWOMEN, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka.
Mlambo-Ngcuka calls on countries to ensure laws protect women

Friday 6 March 2015 07:28

The United Nations (UN) official driving the global women’s agenda has called on countries to ensure that laws enacted to protect women and girls are enforceable with strict consequences.

Politics

"Only the workers can change Cosatu"

Friday 6 March 2015 09:31

Benchmark foundation's Hassen Lorgat says the issues that are affecting Cosatu now can be changed by the members and the ordinary shop stewards.

Business

Eskom faces a funding crunch as it races to bring new power plants online to stave off an electricity crisis.
Eskom may sell assets to raise cash: CEO

Friday 6 March 2015 05:36

SA's cash-strapped power utility Eskom may sell some of its assets to raise capital as it scrambles to light up Africa's most advanced economy.

Science

Qedani Mahlangu announced that two hospitals in Gauteng are now on E-health programme.
'E-health system aims to improve efficiency of health facilities'

Thursday 5 March 2015 16:47

Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu says as part of the modernisation of the public health care system, the development of E-health systems at healthcare facilities is top priority.

Lifestyle

Oprah Winfrey prevails in 'Own Your Power' lawsuit

Friday 6 March 2015 10:48

Oprah Winfrey has prevailed in a trademark lawsuit challenging her use of the phrase "Own Your Power" in her namesake magazine, on TV, on websites and in social media accounts.

Sport

AB is the Neo of the cricketing world - Steyn

Friday 6 March 2015 07:09

South Africa captain AB de Villiers' batting blitzkriegs in the last two months have been so good that even his own team mates are in awe of them, fast bowler Dale Steyn said on Friday.

Opinion

Cosatu’s three-day CEC meeting ended on Thursday.
Cosatu cannot be united: Analyst

Friday 6 March 2015 10:20

Labour analyst, Terry Bell, says the Congress of South African Trade Unions’ (Cosatu) cannot be unified as the rifts are far too deep.

2015 Africa Cup of Nations

The 2015 edition of the Africa Cup of Nations will take place in Equatorial Guinea from 17 January – 8 February.

State of the Nation Address

President Jacob Zuma will deliver his annual State of the Nation Address (SONA) on 12 February 2015 at 19h00. The theme for 2015 is '20 years of a democratic parliament'.

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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