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Ouma Katriena Esau says she is ready for the challenges she will face as the new chief of the Khomani -San. ( )

First woman inaugurated Chief of Khomani-San tribe

History was made in Upington, in the Northern Cape, as the first woman was officially inaugurated as the chief of the Western N!U, a tribe of the Khomani-San.

Helicopter crash claims one life in N West
Saturday 30 May 2015 20:10
Sunday marks World No Tobacco Day
Saturday 30 May 2015 20:02
Helicopter crash claims one life in N West
Saturday 30 May 2015 20:10
Sunday marks World No Tobacco Day
Saturday 30 May 2015 20:02
McGluwa the new DA leader in North West
Saturday 30 May 2015 17:33

South Africa

Helicopter crash claims one life in N West

Saturday 30 May 2015 20:10

One person has been killed and two others injured in a helicopter crash in Delareyville in the North-West.

Africa

African leaders to discuss Burundi’s future

Saturday 30 May 2015 16:06

East African leaders are to hold an emergency Summit on Burundi over the weekend as political tensions in that country simmer.

World

More than 4 200 migrants rescued in Mediterranean as crisis grows

Saturday 30 May 2015 19:54

More than 4 200 migrants trying to reach Europe have been rescued from boats in the Mediterranean in the last 24 hours.

Politics

McGluwa the new DA leader in North West

Saturday 30 May 2015 17:47

DA MP Joe McGluwa has been elected the new leader of the party in the North West.

Business

Growth, jobs figures will prove a poser for Reserve Bank

Saturday 30 May 2015 08:45

The release of economic growth and jobs figures, which both came out disappointing, will test the Reserve Bank’s mettle and resolve when its MPC meets to set interest rates in July.

Science

Sunday marks World No Tobacco Day

Saturday 30 May 2015 20:02

The Tobacco Institute of Southern Africa estimates that more than 14 million illegal cigarettes are sold in South Africa daily.

Lifestyle

Travel Mossel Bay Festival boosts local tourism

Saturday 30 May 2015 17:41

Tourism in the Garden Route and Little Karoo is being given a much-needed boost this weekend with the Travel Mossel Bay Festival.

Sport

Blatter to remain head of Fifa

Saturday 30 May 2015 17:24

Sepp Blatter has showed no signs that any of the recent arrests, indictments and corruption investigations currently blighting Fifa have affected him.

Opinion

Undeterred by arrests, soccer boss Blatter plots another great escape

Saturday 30 May 2015 14:35

FIFA president Sepp Blatter is a master of getting out from tight corners, writes Brian Homewood.

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.

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