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Autopax and taxi drivers are fighting over some routes in Mamelodi.
Autopax and taxi drivers are fighting over some routes in Mamelodi. ( )

Pretoria mayor promises to end Autopax, taxi feud

Tshwane Metro Mayor Kgosientso Ramokgopa says plans are in place to try and restore peace in Mamelodi, east of Pretoria.

 APC President Themba Godi claims that his former deputy Hlabirwa Mathume is spreading rumors about his expulsion.
Godi rubbishes expulsion reports
Friday 3 July 2015 20:06

South Africa

More than 36 initiates between ages of 13 and 17 have been rescued from illegal initiation schools in Libode.
Initiates deaths' in E Cape not yet a crisis: MEC

Friday 3 July 2015 20:43

Eastern Cape Traditional Affairs MEC, Fikile Xasa says the deaths of initiates in the province cannot be described as uncontrollable and have not reached a crisis situation.

Africa

Malian refugees face food shortage

Friday 3 July 2015 17:03

Thousands of Malian refugees are facing food shortages in Mauritania because of a delayed rations shipment and a shortage of funding.

World

Greece Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras.
Tsipras dismisses Europe's warnings to Greece on vote

Friday 3 July 2015 19:36

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras rejected European warnings that Greeks will be deciding on their future in the euro zone in a referendum on Sunday.

Politics

 APC President Themba Godi claims that his former deputy Hlabirwa Mathume is spreading rumors about his expulsion.
Godi rubbishes expulsion reports

Friday 3 July 2015 20:06

The President of the African Peoples Convention (APC) Themba Godi, has denied reports that he has been expelled from the party.

Business

Fired Anglo miners fight for their jobs, better retrenchment packages

Friday 3 July 2015 20:28

About 183 mine workers, whose contracts were terminated at Anglo American's Twickenham Platinum mine, are demanding to be redeployed or be given attractive retrenchment packages.

Science

DA wages war with Free State municipality over water pollution

Friday 3 July 2015 20:16

A legal battle has erupted between the DA and Dihlabeng Local Municipality in Bethlehem in the Free State over water pollution and sewage spillages in the Jordan River.

Lifestyle

 The Vodacom Durban July is not only about horse racing but also fashion.  
Security beefed up ahead of Durban July

Friday 3 July 2015 19:34

More than 600 EThekwini Metropolitan Municipality police officers have been deployed to monitor the Greyville Racecourse area ahead of the Durban July set to take place on Saturday.

Sport

Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba says players who do well will have a chance to represent the country at the highest level.
Mashaba assessing squad for Afcon, 2018 World Cup

Friday 3 July 2015 16:08

Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba says he is assessing the form of every member of the current squad.

Opinion

South African President Jacob Zuma is also head of the country’s governing ANC.
Why SA’s governing alliance is doing some serious stock-taking

Thursday 2 July 2015 07:20

For the first time since South Africa held democratic elections 21 years ago leaders of the ANC and its alliance partners have gathered for a summit stretching over an entire week.

Youth Day 2015

South Africa celebrates Youth Day on 16 June 2015; marking 39 years since the 1975 uprising. Read the latest news, profiles of young inspirational South Africans, opinions and view multimedia.

June 2015 has been declaired Youth month in SA, themed 'Youth Moving South Africa Forward'.

Marikana

34 people, mostly striking mineworkers, were shot dead and over 70 wounded in a clash with police on August 16, 2012.

World Economic Forum on Africa

The 2015 World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa took place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 3 to 5 June 2015, under the theme “Then and Now: Reimagining Africa’s Future”.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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