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Nhlanhla Nene was controversially sacked as Finance Minister by President Zuma in December.
Nhlanhla Nene was controversially sacked as Finance Minister by President Zuma in December. ( )

Nene no longer Member of Parliament

Former Finance Minister, Nhlanhla Nene, who was unceremoniously sacked from his position as Finance Minister in December, resigned from Parliament a few days later.

Tokyo Sexwale is the only African candidate in the race.
I still stand a chance: Sexwale
Friday 5 February 2016 21:25
 The State of the Nation Address will take place on the 11th of February 2016.
Tight security and budget for Sona 2016
Friday 5 February 2016 20:04
Tokyo Sexwale is the only African candidate in the race.
I still stand a chance: Sexwale
Friday 5 February 2016 21:25
 The State of the Nation Address will take place on the 11th of February 2016.
Tight security and budget for Sona 2016
Friday 5 February 2016 20:04
Malema sings different 'Gupta media' tune
Friday 5 February 2016 19:38

South Africa

 The State of the Nation Address will take place on the 11th of February 2016.
Tight security and budget for Sona 2016

Friday 5 February 2016 20:04

The budget for this year's State of the Nation Address (Sona) has been slashed to R3.6 million. Just two years ago, it was nearly double that figure.

Africa

Lesotho makes plea for assistance as drought intensifies

Friday 5 February 2016 17:59

Lesotho Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili says 650 000 of his people are at risk of food shortages and the country needs an additional R450 million to respond to the severe drought.

World

Massive crane collapse brings New York City to a standstill, 1 dead

Friday 5 February 2016 21:20

A massive crane collapse in New York City, likely caused by high winds in snowy conditions, killed one man injuring several others.

Politics

Nhlanhla Nene was controversially sacked as Finance Minister by President Zuma in December.
Nene no longer Member of Parliament

Friday 5 February 2016 21:25

Former Finance Minister, Nhlanhla Nene, who was unceremoniously sacked from his position as Finance Minister in December, resigned from Parliament a few days later.

Business

Researchers found that basic foods such as cooking oil, margarine, maize meal and flour have gone up by above 15%.
Food prices likely to rise even further in 2016: Study

Friday 5 February 2016 17:37

The National Agricultural Marketing Council predicts that food prices are likely to rise even further in the next coming months.

Science

F State municipalities fail to meet water safety requirements

Friday 5 February 2016 19:58

Eighteen Free State municipalities have failed to attain the Blue Drop status. The Blue Drop status means water is safe to drink.

Lifestyle

Derek and Hansel back for "Zoolander 2"

Friday 5 February 2016 15:49

Male models Derek and Hansel are back on the catwalk in the fashion comedy sequel "Zoolander 2", returning with their famous pouts, poses -- and a record-breaking selfie to capture them.

Sport

Tokyo Sexwale is the only African candidate in the race.
I still stand a chance: Sexwale

Friday 5 February 2016 21:25

South African businessman Tokyo Sexwale insists he's still in the race for the FIFA presidency, despite the decision by the Confederation of African Football not to back him.  

Opinion

The folly of forced virginity testing

Thursday 4 February 2016 06:15

Violating the rights of women and girls will not stop HIV and AIDS, writes Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini.

National Days 2015

South Africa will mark Reconciliation Day on the 16th December . Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.

ANC January 8 Statement

The African National Congress (ANC) will hold its 'January 8' celebrations and 104th anniversary in Rustenburg, North West on 9 January 2016

Moving from MDG to SDG

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

Science & Tech Wrap

Weekly highlights of the latest science and technology news. Watch video wraps.

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