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Gwede Mantashe says if the private sector doesn't change its attitude, radical transformation will remain a pipe dream. ( )

Mantashe calls on private sector to help government

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe has called on the private sector to help government accelerate radical economic transformation.

Matsoso says the South African team has done sterling work
Matsoso praises SA team in fight against Ebola
Wednesday 1 October 2014 18:08
Novak Djokovic seemed to be in full control of proceedings during the opening set against Canada's Vasek Pospisil.
Djokovic maintains good record to last eight
Wednesday 1 October 2014 17:59
Matsoso says the South African team has done sterling work
Matsoso praises SA team in fight against Ebola
Wednesday 1 October 2014 18:08
Novak Djokovic seemed to be in full control of proceedings during the opening set against Canada's Vasek Pospisil.
Djokovic maintains good record to last eight
Wednesday 1 October 2014 17:59
The Eastern Cape Department of Education has been ordered to appoint educators permanently to vacant posts.
EC Education department’s assets attached
Wednesday 1 October 2014 17:48

South Africa

Matsoso says the South African team has done sterling work
Matsoso praises SA team in fight against Ebola

Wednesday 1 October 2014 18:08

The Health Department says it is humbled by the work of the South African team that has returned from helping in the fight against the Ebola in Sierra Leone.

Africa

Nigeria's campaigning president says 'turning tide' against Islamists

Wednesday 1 October 2014 15:03

Last week the military said more than 130 Boko Haram Islamist fighters had surrendered to Nigerian forces.

World

Defiant Hong Kong protesters demand leader steps down

Wednesday 1 October 2014 17:32

Thousands of pro-democracy protesters thronged the streets of Hong Kong on Wednesday, some of them jeering National Day celebrations.

Politics

John Block under pressure to step down

Wednesday 1 October 2014 13:43

Northern Cape ANC says it will welcome the party's Integrity Committee’s recommendations that provincial chairperson John Block be sacked.

Business

Rand falls to fresh 8-month low

Wednesday 1 October 2014 06:18

The rand continued a downward spiral against the dollar on Tuesday.

Science

Elderly people recommended to strengthen their front and back hip muscles by doing squats.
Study finds muscular imbalances in SA elderly

Wednesday 1 October 2014 14:08

Elderly people with an anteriorly tilted pelvis struggle to sit and stand, because their hip muscles do not work as they should.

Lifestyle

W Cape wine estate invest millions in solar energy

Wednesday 1 October 2014 11:05

Lourensford Wine Estate in Somerset West outside Cape Town has invested seven million rand in solar energy by installing a 500 kilowatt peak solar plant on the roof of its winery.

Sport

Novak Djokovic seemed to be in full control of proceedings during the opening set against Canada's Vasek Pospisil.
Djokovic maintains good record to last eight

Wednesday 1 October 2014 17:59

World number one Novak Djokovic is through to the last eight at the China Open in Beijing, while Kei Nishikori kept his home crowd entertained with straight sets victory in the Japan Open in Tokyo.

Opinion

'Economy restructuring needed to reduce poverty'

Wednesday 1 October 2014 11:00

Senior Researcher within the Humanity Faculty at MISTRA, Leslie Dikeni says it is structural problems within societies that creates poverty.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Heritage Day 2014.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

All the latest news, exclusive insight and multimedia from the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

Celebrating 20 yrs of freedom

South Africa was freed from the shackles of apartheid and the first democratic elections were held in 1994. A journey of freedom is documented in this special feature.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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