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Public Protector Thuli Madonsela found almost a year ago that the President had benefited unfairly from R246 million upgrades to his private home. ( )

Opposition reacts to Nkandla report

The Democratic Alliance and Freedom Front Plus have labelled Police Minister Nathi Nhleko’s Nkandla report as an insult, laughable and predictable.

South Africa

Satawu wants PRASA boss fired

Thursday 28 May 2015 18:39

South African Transport and Allied Workers Union is calling on the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa’s board to be dissolved.

Africa

Nigeria's Muhammadu Buhari will be inaugurated on Friday.
Africa readies for Nigeria’s Buhari inauguration

Thursday 28 May 2015 17:33

The inauguration of Nigeria's president-elect General Muhammadu Buhari on Friday morning presents the hope of a better future for the country, the region and indeed the continent at large.

World

11 million in SA go hungry daily: Food Bank

Thursday 28 May 2015 11:25

Food Bank South Africa says although a third of South Africa's food ends up in landfill sites, about 11 million people in the country go hungry daily.

Politics

Opposition reacts to Nkandla report

Thursday 28 May 2015 18:28

The Democratic Alliance and Freedom Front Plus have labelled Police Minister Nathi Nhleko’s Nkandla report as an insult, laughable and predictable.

Business

For the third year running, the increases in eThekwini Municipality residents' rates and taxes are above the inflation rate.
eThekwini residents to pay above inflation prices on rates, taxes

Thursday 28 May 2015 17:13

eThekwini Municipality residents' rates and taxes have been increased by between 7 and 12% in the new financial year. These increases are contained in the R39 billion budget passed for 2015/2016.

Science

Low carbon transport is a solution to pollution: UN

Thursday 28 May 2015 18:35

International transport ministers gathering at a summit underway in Germany have called on governments to pursue low carbon transport systems.

Lifestyle

The plaque will temporarily be stored in the University Archives.
Stellenbosch University removes HF Verwoerd plaque

Thursday 28 May 2015 06:50

The Stellenbosch University has removed the commemorative plaque honouring HF Verwoerd.

Sport

Stormers on track ahead of Cheetahs clash

Thursday 28 May 2015 17:31

Stormers coach Allister Coetzee says his team is on track to fulfil their objectives to win the South African conference and qualify for the play-offs.

Opinion

"No surprise at FIFA indictments"

Thursday 28 May 2015 11:00

SABC Sports Editor, Janet Whitton and well-known South African journalist, sports writer and reporter Thomas Kwenaite say they are not surprised about the FIFA indictments.

DA Federal Congress

The Democratic Alliance (DA) will hold its 6th Federal Congress on 9-10 May 2015 at the Boardwalk Convention Centre in Nelson Mandela Bay.

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.

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Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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