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President Jacob Zuma stands by his assertion that black ownership of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange is at 3%. ( )

Zuma stands by his JSE remarks

President Jacob Zuma on Sunday reiterated his previous assertion pinning black ownership of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) at 3%, the Presidency said.

Abalone worth R3.2m seized in Cape Town
Sunday 1 March 2015 15:39
Abalone worth R3.2m seized in Cape Town
Sunday 1 March 2015 15:39
Jacob Zuma
Jacob Zuma

South Africa

Abalone worth R3.2m seized in Cape Town

Sunday 1 March 2015 15:39

Five foreigners have been arrested at a house in Kuils River, north of Cape Town, after allegedly being caught with abalone worth three-point-two-million rand.

Africa

Mali signs peace deal, rebels want more time for consultation

Sunday 1 March 2015 14:34

Mali's government signed a preliminary peace deal meant to end fighting with northern separatists on Sunday.

World

Gender equality talks must be put into action: UN

Sunday 1 March 2015 15:52

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called on world governments to stop speaking about gender equality and to start taking action.

Politics

Zuma stands by his JSE remarks

Sunday 1 March 2015 15:06

President Jacob Zuma on Sunday reiterated his previous assertion pinning black ownership of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) at 3%, the Presidency said.

Business

N West to get rid of shoddily built RDP houses

Sunday 1 March 2015 11:16

The North West department of human settlement says more poorly constructed RDP houses are to be demolished across the province.

Science

Sierra Leone vice-president, Samuel Sam-Sumana.
Sierra Leone vice-president places himself in Ebola quarantine

Sunday 1 March 2015 13:49

Sierra Leone's vice-president Samuel Sam-Sumana has placed himself in a 21-day quarantine after one of his bodyguards died of Ebola.

Lifestyle

One of William Shatner's tweets on Leonard Nimoy's funeral.
William Shatner cannot attend friend Leonard Nimoy's funeral

Sunday 1 March 2015 15:13

William Shatner cannot attend the funeral of his friend and 'Star Trek' co-star Leonard Nimoy because of a prior commitment for a charity ball, the actor said on Twitter on Saturday.

Sport

Guinea reject Nations Cup move to accommodate Qatar 2022

Sunday 1 March 2015 15:53

Hosts Guinea have ruled out switching the dates of the 2023 African Nations Cup finals to accommodate the Qatar World Cup, their sports minister said.

Opinion

Struggle stalwarts John Beaver (J.B.) Marks and Moses Kotane's remains have been returned to SA.
Kotane and Marks: We dare not fail them!

Sunday 1 March 2015 11:02

The occasion to celebrate the lives of Moses Kotane and John Beaver (J.B.) Marks, offers us an opportunity to reflect on the common histories shared by Russia and SA, says Nathi Mthethwa.

2015 Africa Cup of Nations

The 2015 edition of the Africa Cup of Nations will take place in Equatorial Guinea from 17 January – 8 February.

State of the Nation Address

President Jacob Zuma will deliver his annual State of the Nation Address (SONA) on 12 February 2015 at 19h00. The theme for 2015 is '20 years of a democratic parliament'.

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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