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Riah Phiyega's future as National Police Commissioner hangs in the balance. ( )

Phiyega tells Zuma she needs 'more clarity'

National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega has told President Jacob Zuma she needs more time to respond to his letter warning her of a possible suspension.

Professor Jeff Peires from the History Department at the university of Fort Hare says he hopes people will start to explore, investigate and explain the secrets of the Xhosa history.
Nongqawuse tale under the spotlight at Fort Hare
Thursday 3 September 2015 18:08
Professor Jeff Peires from the History Department at the university of Fort Hare says he hopes people will start to explore, investigate and explain the secrets of the Xhosa history.
Nongqawuse tale under the spotlight at Fort Hare
Thursday 3 September 2015 18:08
New mutant apple discovered in W Cape
Thursday 3 September 2015 17:10

South Africa

Roodepoort task team to hand over report to Lesufi, Makhura

Thursday 3 September 2015 18:50

The report by an independent mediation task team regarding the future of troubled Roodepoort Primary School will be handed over to Gauteng Premier David Makhura and Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi.

Africa

Two bombs rock Cameroon town previously attacked by Boko Haram

Thursday 3 September 2015 15:57

Two bomb blasts hit a village in northern Cameroon on Thursday that was attacked in February by Boko Haram Islamist militants from neighbouring Nigeria, military and local government officials said.

World

Zuma and al-Bashir meet in China to strengthen ‘warm’ relations

Thursday 3 September 2015 17:43

Relations between South Africa and Sudan remained “warm” said the office of President Jacob Zuma on Thursday, following a meeting between the nations’ two presidents in China.

Politics

Phiyega tells Zuma she needs 'more clarity'

Thursday 3 September 2015 18:03

National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega has told President Jacob Zuma she needs more time to respond to his letter warning her of a possible suspension.

Business

Woolworths customers have complained that they had still not removed the sweets and chocolates after announcing last week that it would.
Woolies 'no sweets, chocolates' plan to kick off at new stores

Thursday 3 September 2015 16:25

Retailer Woolworths says its plan of having no sweets and chocolates at checkout aisles will start at its new stores while bigger stores will follow until they get to smaller branches.

Science

New mutant apple discovered in W Cape

Thursday 3 September 2015 17:10

The country's biggest apple distributor could soon be placing a more superior fruit on the market, following the discovery of a new mutant apple.

Lifestyle

Non-school going maidens will start presenting their reeds before the Zulu King on Friday.
Transport dept out in full force ahead of Zulu reed dance

Thursday 3 September 2015 18:16

Thousands of maidens are expected to descend on the Enyokeni palace at KwaNongoma in northern KwaZulu-Natal this weekend in this year's 31st annual Reed Dance.  

Sport

Team Contego wins Plettenberg mountain bike stage one

Thursday 3 September 2015 19:04

The Port Elizabeth to Plettenberg mountain bike stage race lived up to its billing as one of the toughest in the country.

Opinion

SA's public sector needs a 'shake up'

Thursday 3 September 2015 11:48

Gauteng’s Co-ordinator of the Right 2 Know campaign, Dale McKinley says we need a political change in the way personnel are given jobs in the public sector.

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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