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Ruth Segomotsi Mompati’s funeral is underway.
Ruth Segomotsi Mompati’s funeral is underway in Vryburg. ( )

Mompati was a remarkable selfless leader: Madonsela

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela says iconic figures like Dr Ruth Mompati would like to see the current leadership working hard to improve the lives of the previously disenfranchised communities.

The Basic Education Department is worried about the level of bullying in schools.
Level of bullying triples in schools
Saturday 23 May 2015 11:40
More than 150 people were praying when the huge explosion ripped through the Imam Ali mosque.
Suicide bomber kills 21 in a Shi'ite mosque
Saturday 23 May 2015 10:51
The Basic Education Department is worried about the level of bullying in schools.
Level of bullying triples in schools
Saturday 23 May 2015 11:40
More than 150 people were praying when the huge explosion ripped through the Imam Ali mosque.
Suicide bomber kills 21 in a Shi'ite mosque
Saturday 23 May 2015 10:51
Church sings praises for Mompati
Saturday 23 May 2015 10:22
 Federal policemen guard a ranch where a gunfight between hitmen and federal forces left several casualties in Tanhuato, state of Michoacan.
Mexico gunfight kills 43
Saturday 23 May 2015 10:15

South Africa

Ruth Segomotsi Mompati’s funeral is underway.
Mompati was a remarkable selfless leader: Madonsela

Saturday 23 May 2015 12:00

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela says iconic figures like Dr Ruth Mompati would like to see the current leadership working hard to improve the lives of the previously disenfranchised communities.

Africa

 Former Lesotho Prime Minister, Tom Thabane.
Metsing puzzled that Thabane has fled Lesotho

Saturday 23 May 2015 06:41

Lesotho’s Deputy Prime Minister, Mothetjoa Metsing says they are puzzled to have heard that former Prime Minister Tom Thabane has fled the country.

World

More than 150 people were praying when the huge explosion ripped through the Imam Ali mosque.
Suicide bomber kills 21 in a Shi'ite mosque

Saturday 23 May 2015 10:51

A suicide bomber killed 21 worshippers on Friday in a packed Shi'ite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia.

Politics

Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma urged African governments to invest in youth development to ensure that they play a meaningful role in building the continent.
African governments must accelerate industrialisation: Dlamini-Zuma

Saturday 23 May 2015 11:55

The Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma says it is critical that African governments expedite industrialisation on the continent.

Business

BlackBerry cuts jobs worldwide as it consolidates businesses

Saturday 23 May 2015 07:22

Canadian smartphone maker BlackBerry Ltd is cutting jobs across the world.

Science

Ten of the 53 endangered plant species in South Africa are found in the Cape Town.
SANBI calls for protection of SA’s flora, fauna

Saturday 23 May 2015 07:53

The South African Biodiversity Institute has called on the country to ensure that the country's unique flora and fauna is protected.

Lifestyle

KZN completes first phase of wildlife relocations to Mozambique

Friday 22 May 2015 14:51

KwaZulu-Natal has successfully completed the first phase of wildlife translocations of animals to neighbouring Mozambique.

Sport

The welcoming ceremony for the National Special Olympics team culminated with the launch of the Vhembe district Special Olympic Games.
Special Olympics CEO hopes Limpopo hosts National Games in 2018

Saturday 23 May 2015 10:00

The Chief Executive Officer of Special Olympics South Africa, Igna Steyn, has expressed her wish to see Limpopo province host the National Special Olympic Games in 2018.

Opinion

The 89-year-old struggle stalwart Dr Ruth Mompati died last week at Two Military Hospital in Cape Town.
ANC women stalwarts pay tribute to Dr Mompati

Saturday 23 May 2015 10:47

Women leaders in the ANC have paid tribute to the late struggle stalwart Dr Ruth Mompati.

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.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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