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 President Jacob Zuma.
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Opposition parties pose no threat to ANC: Zuma

President Jacob Zuma says opposition political parties pose no threat to the African National Congress's (ANC) quest to maintain its authority as the country's governing party.

Three miners still unaccounted for: Begg
Saturday 6 February 2016 06:38
Minor found guilty of murdering albino woman
Saturday 6 February 2016 06:30
Tokyo Sexwale is the only African candidate in the race.
I still stand a chance: Sexwale
Friday 5 February 2016 21:25

South Africa

Three miners still unaccounted for: Begg

Saturday 6 February 2016 06:38

Manager at the Lily Gold Mine, Mike Begg, says there are still three workers unaccounted for after Friday’s building collapse.

Africa

Lesotho makes plea for assistance as drought intensifies

Friday 5 February 2016 17:59

Lesotho Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili says 650 000 of his people are at risk of food shortages and the country needs an additional R450 million to respond to the severe drought.

World

 Rescue personnel help a victim at a damaged building after an earthquake in Tainan, southern Taiwan.
Quake fells Taiwan apartment building, at least five dead

Saturday 6 February 2016 06:55

A powerful earthquake toppled a 17-story apartment building in southern Taiwan on Saturday, killing at least five people.

Politics

 President Jacob Zuma.
Opposition parties pose no threat to ANC: Zuma

Saturday 6 February 2016 06:28

President Jacob Zuma says opposition political parties pose no threat to the African National Congress's (ANC) quest to maintain its authority as the country's governing party.

Business

Researchers found that basic foods such as cooking oil, margarine, maize meal and flour have gone up by above 15%.
Food prices likely to rise even further in 2016: Study

Friday 5 February 2016 17:37

The National Agricultural Marketing Council predicts that food prices are likely to rise even further in the next coming months.

Science

Green kitchen donated to rural Northern Cape school

Saturday 6 February 2016 06:59

A fully equipped, environmentally friendly kitchen worth R100 000 has been donated the Pampierstad High School in the Northern Cape.

Lifestyle

Umkhonto we Sizwe Loots receives a special official funeral

Saturday 6 February 2016 06:58

Late Umkhonto weSizwe fighter, Hermanus Loots, will be buried during a special official funeral in Bryanston, north of Johannesburg on Saturday.

Sport

Tokyo Sexwale is the only African candidate in the race.
I still stand a chance: Sexwale

Friday 5 February 2016 21:25

South African businessman Tokyo Sexwale insists he's still in the race for the FIFA presidency, despite the decision by the Confederation of African Football not to back him.  

Opinion

The folly of forced virginity testing

Thursday 4 February 2016 06:15

Violating the rights of women and girls will not stop HIV and AIDS, writes Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini.

National Days 2015

South Africa will mark Reconciliation Day on the 16th December . Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.

ANC January 8 Statement

The African National Congress (ANC) will hold its 'January 8' celebrations and 104th anniversary in Rustenburg, North West on 9 January 2016

Moving from MDG to SDG

The UN member states will meet from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.

Science & Tech Wrap

Weekly highlights of the latest science and technology news. Watch video wraps.

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