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The students are part of the #FeesMustFall protest. ( )

UJ students stage sit-in

A group of students at the University of Johannesburg's Kingsway campus in Auckland Park have staged a sit-in at the institution's main building.

Renewed calls for more private rhino ownership
Tuesday 27 September 2016 20:45
Renewed calls for more private rhino ownership
Tuesday 27 September 2016 20:45
Mpumalanga doctors marched to the seat of the provincial government to hand over a memorandum.
Mpumalanga doctors march against overtime system
Tuesday 27 September 2016 20:17
Most of the illegal miners or Zama Zama's as they are known, often come from neighbouring countries like Lesotho, Zimbabwe and Mozambique.
Illegal mining spirals out of control
Tuesday 27 September 2016 20:00

South Africa

Mpumalanga doctors marched to the seat of the provincial government to hand over a memorandum.
Mpumalanga doctors march against overtime system

Tuesday 27 September 2016 20:17

Doctors in Mpumalanga are threatening to stop working overtime should the provincial Health Department implement a new overtime management system.

Africa

School meals are often the only nutritious meal a child receives a day.
Halting school meals in Mali could lead to health problems: UN

Tuesday 27 September 2016 16:05

Taking away school meals from 180 000 pupils going back to class in Mali may deprive even more children of an education, the UN World Food Programme (WFP) said on Tuesday.

World

Shimon Peres is Israel’s most eminent elder statesman.
Former Israeli president Shimon Peres in critical condition: media

Tuesday 27 September 2016 20:31

Shimon Peres was hospitalized following a major stroke two weeks ago and his condition was improving before he suffered a severe setback on Tuesday.

Politics

Gwede Mantashe was speaking at the Seventh Big Five Investor annual conference held in Cape Town.
Mantashe assures investors that SA economy is stable

Tuesday 27 September 2016 17:55

ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe has assured investors that South Africa is stable.

Business

The women have also been encouraged to participate in various economic sectors, including, construction, mining, and business.
N West Social Development calls for special budget to empower women

Tuesday 27 September 2016 20:25

The North West Department of Social Development is calling for a special budget, to ensure that more women get senior positions in the province.

Science

Renewed calls for more private rhino ownership

Tuesday 27 September 2016 20:45

Private owners of rhinos in South Africa are calling for government to open doors for the animals to be sold and dehorned at a larger scale to help save the endangered species.

Lifestyle

Addressing the problem of air pollution is a resolution that was taken at the conference.
Conference stresses implementation of environmental health

Tuesday 27 September 2016 20:11

“Implementation of environmental health policies needs to be monitored closely”, is the message delivered on the last day of the World Environmental Health Conference in Mpumalanga.

Sport

Embattled Cape Cobras coach, Paul Adams.
Cape Cobra’s expected to file CCMA dispute against coach

Tuesday 27 September 2016 19:52

A reported 10 players are expected to file a dispute with the CCMA against Paul Adams questioning their coach’s ability to lead the team.

Opinion

Free education is possible in our lifetime – Prof Vally

Tuesday 27 September 2016 16:57

University of Johannesburg professor Salim Vally, from the centre for Education Rights and Transformation, says it is possible for students to realise free education in their lifetime.

National Days 2016

South Africa celebrates many National Days under democracy.

SONA 2016

President Jacob Zuma delivered the State of the Nation Address on February 11, 2016. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

International Aids Conference

The city of Durban, SA, will host the 21st International Aids Conference, marking the forum's return to Africa after 16 years.

Moving from MDG to SDG

The UN member states met from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.

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