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Popcru says they are now seeking a mandate from their members to embark on a general strike. ( )

Cosatu affiliates want salaries of senior government officials cut

Public service unions belonging to Cosatu have challenged the government to cut the salaries of high ranking state officials instead of attacking union demands.

Senyaka to be laid to rest
Thursday 2 April 2015 07:15
Senyaka to be laid to rest
Thursday 2 April 2015 07:15

South Africa

Cosatu affiliates want salaries of senior government officials cut

Thursday 2 April 2015 08:01

Public service unions belonging to Cosatu have challenged the government to cut the salaries of high ranking state officials instead of attacking union demands.

Africa

Nigeria's Buhari to 'spare no effort' in squashing Boko Haram

Thursday 2 April 2015 06:46

Nigeria president-elect Muhammadu Buhari promised on Wednesday to "spare no effort" to defeat Islamist militant group Boko Haram.

World

At least 54 dead after Russian trawler sinks off Kamchatka

Thursday 2 April 2015 06:40

At least 54 crew on a Russian fishing trawler died and 15 were missing after it sank in freezing waters off the Kamchatka Peninsula in the Western Pacific Ocean.

Politics

ANC can’t allow Cosatu to perish: Mantashe

Thursday 2 April 2015 05:34

The ANC will intervene and try to stop a looming split in Cosatu.

Business

New vehicle sales in March rise by 9 units from a year ago

Thursday 2 April 2015 06:14

NAAMSA on Wednesday reported that 9 more new vehicles were sold in March 2015 compared with March 2014, an increase of 0,02%.

Science

In 2015 a record of 1,215 were killed for their horns.
SanParks to sell rhinos to private owners in bid to end poaching

Wednesday 1 April 2015 19:39

Despite the scourge of rhino poaching, SanParks’ annual revenue will for the first time breach the R1billion mark.

Lifestyle

Senyaka to be laid to rest

Thursday 2 April 2015 07:15

Legendary musician and actor Thula 'Senyaka' Kekana will be laid to rest Thursday morning.

Sport

Brazil World Cup grounds up for sale following cash flow problem

Wednesday 1 April 2015 19:08

Brazil's World Cup stadium in Natal is up for sale as the company that owns it is suffering from cash flow problems following a corruption scandal.

Opinion

Sacked Congress of the South African Trade Unions General-Secretary Zwelinzima Vavi.
The rise and fall of Vavi

Wednesday 1 April 2015 20:49

SABC Deputy Political Editor Mahlatse Gallens looks back at implosion of the federation that once commanded support from more than two million workers.

Collins Chabane

Public Service and Administration Minister Collins Chabane was killed in an accident on Sunday, March 15, 2015

Public Service and Administration Minister Collins Chabane was killed in an accident on Sunday, March 15, 2015

National Days 2015

Commemorating Human Rights Day on March 21 2015.

Budget 2015

Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene will deliver his Budget Speech in Parliament on 25 February 2015.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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