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Medupi was scheduled to be fully online four years ago, but construction at the plant has been delayed by labour unrest, leading to spiraling costs running into billions of rand. ( )

Zuma to open Unit Six at Medupi power station on Sunday

President Jacob Zuma will officially open Unit Six at Eskom’s new Medupi power station at Lephalale, Limpopo, on Sunday.

It is understood that there is a substantial growth in the local game farming industry
'SA game farming becomes more lucrative'
Sunday 30 August 2015 08:45
Low representation of women in parly globally
Sunday 30 August 2015 07:41

South Africa

Judge Pillay, one of SA's most influential women

Sunday 30 August 2015 13:25

From serving as a SA High Court Judge to being a UN General Assembly judge at the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, Judge Navanetham Pillay is one of SA's most influential women.

Africa

It's the Lord who lets me live so long: Mugabe

Sunday 30 August 2015 12:22

President Robert Mugabe says it's "the Lord" who has let him live to the ripe old age of 91, but avoiding alcohol has helped.

World

'Saudi-led coalition air strike kills 36 Yemeni civilians'

Sunday 30 August 2015 12:44

An air strike by a Saudi-led coalition killed 36 civilians working at a bottling plant in the northern Yemeni province of Hajjah on Sunday, residents said.

Politics

DA to challenge Ventersdorp and Tlokwe merger in court

Sunday 30 August 2015 10:16

Democratic Alliance (DA) leader, Mmusi Maimane, says they will challenge the decision to merge the Ventersdorp and Tlokwe municipalities in court.

Business

Maile calls for forensic investigation at Gauteng Enterprise Propeller

Sunday 30 August 2015 10:05

Gauteng Economic Development MEC, Lebogang Maile, has launched a forensic investigation into allegations of fraud, corruption and nepotism at the Gauteng Enterprise Propeller.

Science

Zuma to open Unit Six at Medupi power station on Sunday

Sunday 30 August 2015 12:59

President Jacob Zuma will officially open Unit Six at Eskom’s new Medupi power station at Lephalale, Limpopo, on Sunday.

Lifestyle

Additional date for Toni Braxton, Babyface announced

Sunday 30 August 2015 13:38

Due to unprecedented demand for tickets to Toni Braxton and Kenny Edmonds’ Southern African shows, Canoc Live with media partners Kaya FM and Mzansi Magic Music proudly announce an additional date.

Sport

India and Sri Lanka are battling it out in the third and final test
Seamers put India in control of deciding test in Colombo

Sunday 30 August 2015 11:46

Ishant Sharma and Stuart Binny picked up two wickets apiece as India took control of the third and final test against Sri Lanka by reducing the hosts to 47/4 at lunch on the third day on Sunday.

Opinion

SABC Group executive news and current affairs, Jimi Matthews.
All news demands informed context: Jimi Matthews

Friday 28 August 2015 09:46

In common with our counterparts abroad, South Africa are battling with declining viewers and listeners, writes Jimi Matthews.

National Days 2015

South Africa celebrates Women's Day on 9 August 2015 every year. Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.

Oscar Pistorius Trial

All the latest news, exclusive insight and multimedia from the trial of Oscar Pistorius.

Marikana

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

Science & Tech Wrap

Weekly highlights of the latest science and technology news. Watch video wraps.

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