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Situation remains calm in Mamelodi

The situation in Mamelodi seems to have calmed down after passenger transport company, Autopax announced it's not going to let their buses run in Mamelodi, north east of Pretoria, on Friday.  

Former IEC Chairperson, Dr Brigalia Bam expresses that she is happy that she is no longer involved in politics because it is no longer the same.
Dr Bam launches a memoir
Friday 3 July 2015 12:30
Former IEC Chairperson, Dr Brigalia Bam expresses that she is happy that she is no longer involved in politics because it is no longer the same.
Dr Bam launches a memoir
Friday 3 July 2015 12:30
Turkey reinforces Syria border
Friday 3 July 2015 11:02
Putco buses have come under fire in volatile Mamelodi.
Putco buses have come under fire in volatile Mamelodi.

South Africa

Former IEC Chairperson, Dr Brigalia Bam expresses that she is happy that she is no longer involved in politics because it is no longer the same.
Dr Bam launches a memoir

Friday 3 July 2015 12:30

Dr Brigalia Bam launched one of the most anticipated memoirs, titled: "Democracy, More than just elections".

Africa

Johnny Chabalala, discusses the logistics of the conference that will be discussing preparation of security in the continent.
Defence, security matters in discussion at Land Forces Africa

Friday 3 July 2015 12:19

Manufacturing better security measures for the continent is one of the topics to be discussed at the Land Forces Africa conference in Pretoria on Monday.

World

Turkey reinforces Syria border

Friday 3 July 2015 11:02

Turkey has deployed additional troops and equipment along part of its border with Syria as fighting north of the city of Aleppo intensifies, security sources said.

Politics

Land claimants prefer money over land: Nkwinti

Friday 3 July 2015 11:28

Rural Development and Land Reform Minister, Gugile Nkwinti, says the preferential of money over land by land claimants also contributes to the slow progress of land reform.

Business

 Mamelodi taxi operators and the Gauteng Transport Department held a meeting over a routes dispute with Autopax.
Autopax buses attacked, taxi operators want operations suspended

Friday 3 July 2015 06:01

Two Autopax buses were pelted with stones in the early hours of this morning - allegedly by taxi operators.

Science

Dutch Company, Mars One will establish a permanent human settlement on Mars.
Mars One unveils plan to keep humans alive

Friday 3 July 2015 12:09

An assessment report required to keep humans alive on Mars has been completed.

Lifestyle

Huawei has appointed Mi Casa vocalist J’Something as creative director.
Huawei launches P8, appoints J’Something as creative director

Friday 3 July 2015 09:16

Chinese multinational company Huawei on Thursday launched the Huawei P8 Smartphone and appointed Mi Casa vocalist J’Something as creative director.

Sport

 Rafael Nadal of Spain prepares to walk off court after losing his match against Dustin Brown of Germany at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London.
Nadal loss sends shockwaves round Wimbledon

Friday 3 July 2015 07:36

The untroubled advance of the heavy hitters at Wimbledon was spectacular halted on Thursday when twice champion Rafa Nadal was bundled out by German qualifier Dustin Brown.

Opinion

South African President Jacob Zuma is also head of the country’s governing ANC.
Why SA’s governing alliance is doing some serious stock-taking

Thursday 2 July 2015 07:20

For the first time since South Africa held democratic elections 21 years ago leaders of the ANC and its alliance partners have gathered for a summit stretching over an entire week.

Youth Day 2015

South Africa celebrates Youth Day on 16 June 2015; marking 39 years since the 1975 uprising. Read the latest news, profiles of young inspirational South Africans, opinions and view multimedia.

June 2015 has been declaired Youth month in SA, themed 'Youth Moving South Africa Forward'.

Marikana

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

World Economic Forum on Africa

The 2015 World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa took place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 3 to 5 June 2015, under the theme “Then and Now: Reimagining Africa’s Future”.

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Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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