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Hundreds of people have gathered at the University of Pretoria in Mamelodi to celebrate Africa Day.
Hundreds of people have gathered at the University of Pretoria in Mamelodi to celebrate Africa Day. ( )

Africa needs to be mentally decolonised: Ntuli

Monday marks Africa Day and several events have been taking place since Saturday leading to the day.

A child goes missing every 5 hours
Sunday 24 May 2015 12:04
A child goes missing every 5 hours
Sunday 24 May 2015 12:04

South Africa

A child goes missing every 5 hours

Sunday 24 May 2015 12:04

One child goes missing every five hours in South Africa, according to South African Police Service Missing Persons Bureau.

Africa

The Nigerian army has freed more than 700 women held by Boko Haram in recent weeks but the Chibok girls have not been among them.
Nigeria army kills Boko Haram militants, rescues 20 women and children

Sunday 24 May 2015 08:28

Nigeria's armed forces killed scores of Boko Haram militants and rescued 20 women and children as part of an operation in the Sambisa forest.

World

Lending terms are humiliating – Greece PM

Saturday 23 May 2015 19:39

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has told leaders of the governing Radical Left Coalition that Greece is ready to accept a "viable and long lasting" deal with its lenders, but not on "humiliating terms."

Politics

The ANC says it sends its condolences to the Mayson family.
ANC pays tribute to Reverend Cedric Mayson

Sunday 24 May 2015 09:18

The ANC on Sunday expressed its sadness at the death of Reverend Cedric Radcliffe Mayson, who played a key role in the anti-apartheid struggle as well as in the faith community in South Africa.

Business

Collen Maine has warned contractors and developers against shoddy jobs and failing to complete their projects in a stipulated time.
Govt warns contractors against shoddy jobs, fronting

Sunday 24 May 2015 10:31

Zoe Kota-Hendricks has called on emerging contractors, particularly women, to refrain from fronting for well-established big construction companies when awarded tenders for the building of houses.

Science

Villagers were urged to move to safety after a landslide, likely triggered by recent earthquakes, blocked a river.
Fears of flash flood after landslide in Nepal

Sunday 24 May 2015 10:58

Nepali authorities urged thousands of villagers on Sunday to move to safety after a landslide, likely triggered by recent earthquakes, blocked a river, raising fears of a devastating flash flood.

Lifestyle

Africa day aims to regenerate continent: Mthethwa

Sunday 24 May 2015 09:33

Minister of Arts and Culture, Nathi Mthethwa, says one on the reasons Africans should celebrate African Day is for ‘Africa to regenerate herself.’

Sport

Stormers beat  Rebels 31-15 at Newlands in Cape Town.
Stormers on top of Super Rugby standings after win

Sunday 24 May 2015 09:45

A 31-15 home victory for the Stormers over the Rebels at Newlands on Saturday took them back to the top of the South African conference in the Super Rugby standings.

Opinion

Hundreds of people have gathered at the University of Pretoria in Mamelodi to celebrate Africa Day.
Africa needs to be mentally decolonised: Ntuli

Sunday 24 May 2015 12:11

Monday marks Africa Day and several events have been taking place since Saturday leading to the day.

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.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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