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National spokesperson of the ANC Women’s League and former premier of the North West Province Edna Molewa, says Dr. Ruth Mompati was a modest leader.
National spokesperson of the ANC Women’s League and former premier of the North West Province Edna Molewa, says Dr. Ruth Mompati was a modest leader. ( )

Leaders urged to emulate Mompati

The special official funeral service of ANC struggle veteran Dr. Ruth Segomotsi Mompati is underway at Vryburg in North West.

 Federal policemen guard a ranch where a gunfight between hitmen and federal forces left several casualties in Tanhuato, state of Michoacan.
Mexico gunfight kills 43
Saturday 23 May 2015 10:15
 Struggle stalwart Dr Ruth Mompati died last week at the Two Military Hospital in Cape Town.
Mompate "a rare cadre of the revolution"
Saturday 23 May 2015 09:48
 Federal policemen guard a ranch where a gunfight between hitmen and federal forces left several casualties in Tanhuato, state of Michoacan.
Mexico gunfight kills 43
Saturday 23 May 2015 10:15
 Struggle stalwart Dr Ruth Mompati died last week at the Two Military Hospital in Cape Town.
Mompate "a rare cadre of the revolution"
Saturday 23 May 2015 09:48
One killed in Alberton accident
Saturday 23 May 2015 09:33

South Africa

Church sings praises for Mompati

Saturday 23 May 2015 10:22

The UCCSA church in Vryburg early on Saturday was packed with over a hundred people who came pay their respects to the late Dr Ruth Mompati.

Africa

 Former Lesotho Prime Minister, Tom Thabane.
Metsing puzzled that Thabane has fled Lesotho

Saturday 23 May 2015 06:41

Lesotho’s Deputy Prime Minister, Mothetjoa Metsing says they are puzzled to have heard that former Prime Minister Tom Thabane has fled the country.

World

 Federal policemen guard a ranch where a gunfight between hitmen and federal forces left several casualties in Tanhuato, state of Michoacan.
Mexico gunfight kills 43

Saturday 23 May 2015 10:15

Government security forces killed 42 suspected drug cartel henchmen and suffered one fatality in a firefight in western Mexico on Friday.

Politics

 Struggle stalwart Dr Ruth Mompati died last week at the Two Military Hospital in Cape Town.
Mompate "a rare cadre of the revolution"

Saturday 23 May 2015 09:48

Umkhonto we Sizwe Military veterans who worked with struggle stalwart Ruth Mompati during apartheid have described her as "a rare cadre of the revolution".

Business

BlackBerry cuts jobs worldwide as it consolidates businesses

Saturday 23 May 2015 07:22

Canadian smartphone maker BlackBerry Ltd is cutting jobs across the world.

Science

Ten of the 53 endangered plant species in South Africa are found in the Cape Town.
SANBI calls for protection of SA’s flora, fauna

Saturday 23 May 2015 07:53

The South African Biodiversity Institute has called on the country to ensure that the country's unique flora and fauna is protected.

Lifestyle

KZN completes first phase of wildlife relocations to Mozambique

Friday 22 May 2015 14:51

KwaZulu-Natal has successfully completed the first phase of wildlife translocations of animals to neighbouring Mozambique.

Sport

The welcoming ceremony for the National Special Olympics team culminated with the launch of the Vhembe district Special Olympic Games.
Special Olympics CEO hopes Limpopo hosts National Games in 2018

Saturday 23 May 2015 10:00

The Chief Executive Officer of Special Olympics South Africa, Igna Steyn, has expressed her wish to see Limpopo province host the National Special Olympic Games in 2018.

Opinion

‘Jordaan needs to unite ANC factions to retain Nelson Mandela Metro’

Friday 22 May 2015 20:00

Political Analyst Joleen Steyn-Kotze says one of the challenges that Danny Jordaan faces is diplomatically uniting ANC factions in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Municipality.

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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