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Reducing this backlog would require Sapo staff to work overtime and at weekends.
Reducing this backlog would require Sapo staff to work overtime and at weekends. ( )

Post office sitting on mail "mountain"

There is a "mountain" of undelivered mail at the SA Post Office (Sapo), MPs heard on Friday.

Goods to boost South Africa's economy
Friday 31 October 2014 16:02
Everyone inside the church hall is wearing a T-shirt depicting the face of Mbulaheni Mulaudzi.
Hundreds gather for Mulaudzi funeral
Friday 31 October 2014 15:36
Goods to boost South Africa's economy
Friday 31 October 2014 16:02
Everyone inside the church hall is wearing a T-shirt depicting the face of Mbulaheni Mulaudzi.
Hundreds gather for Mulaudzi funeral
Friday 31 October 2014 15:36
Senzo Meyiwa was shot dead in Vosloorus.
Crowd gathers for Meyiwa Durban memorial
Friday 31 October 2014 14:30
Daludumo Mtirara still disputes Madikizela-Mandela's claim to the home.
AbaThembu Royal family apologies to Winnie
Friday 31 October 2014 14:04
The decreases are as a result of a stronger rand and lower international oil prices
Former athelete, Mbulaheni Mulaudzi, and Bafana Bafana Captain, Senzo Meyiwa, will be buried in Limpopo and Kwazulu-Natal, respecitvely, on Saturday.
Cosatu General Secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi, was addressing delegates at the 7th National DENOSA Congress
The decreases are as a result of a stronger rand and lower international oil prices
Former athelete, Mbulaheni Mulaudzi, and Bafana Bafana Captain, Senzo Meyiwa, will be buried in Limpopo and Kwazulu-Natal, respecitvely, on Saturday
Cosatu General Secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi, was addressing delegates at the 7th National DENOSA Congress

South Africa

Reducing this backlog would require Sapo staff to work overtime and at weekends.
Post office sitting on mail "mountain"

Friday 31 October 2014 16:33

There is a "mountain" of undelivered mail at the SA Post Office (Sapo), MPs heard on Friday.

Africa

Blaise Compaore said he had dissolved his government.
Burkina president rejects calls to step down

Friday 31 October 2014 11:17

Burkina Faso's President, Blaise Compaore, said he would stay in power at the head of a transitional government until after elections.

World

European Union's statistics office showed consumer prices in the euro zone rose by 0.4 %
Euro zone inflation edges up to dim chance of new ECB action

Friday 31 October 2014 15:02

Inflation in the 18 countries sharing the euro edged up slightly in October, reinforcing the view that the European Central Bank will hold fire on any additional policy

Politics

Cosatu General Secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi, was addressing delegates at the 7th National DENOSA Congress
Vavi labels SA health system an economic apartheid

Friday 31 October 2014 09:50

Cosatu General Secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi has described South Africa's current health system as an economic apartheid

Business

The decreases are as a result of a stronger rand and lower international oil prices.
Petrol price decrease announcement expected on Friday

Friday 31 October 2014 08:35

A major decrease in the fuel price could be announced on Friday. Economists say the price of petrol is set to fall by almost 50 cents a litre, while the drop in the diesel price could be even more.

Science

Nigeria violence pushes refugees and cholera across borders

Friday 31 October 2014 16:06

West Africa is struggling to control a cholera outbreak that has spread from Nigeria to nearby countries.

Lifestyle

Singer, Sr. Elton John.
Elton John, US support SA gay men to combat HIV

Friday 31 October 2014 14:54

The Elton John AIDS Foundation to address HIV in South Africa’s gay, bisexual and men who have sex with men (MSM) community.

Sport

Mbulaheni Mulaudzi died in a road crash in Mpumalanga province last week.
Limpopo honours Mulaudzi

Friday 31 October 2014 07:07

The family of the late 800-metre star, Mbulaheni Mulaudzi says preparations for his Memorial Service at Mudoroni village in Limpopo on Friday afternoon have been finalised.

Opinion

Women’s voices missing in public discourse

Thursday 30 October 2014 18:58

Challenges aside, the South African news media have come a long way since the days of apartheid rule.

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