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Former president, Thabo Mbeki.
Former president, Thabo Mbeki. ( )

Mbeki ponders action against Hofmeyr

Former president Thabo Mbeki has hinted at action after an affidavit by NPA Deputy National Head, Willie Hofmeyr, linked him to alleged attempts to blemish the image of President Jacob Zuma.

Masualle urged to take action against Majodina
Wednesday 1 April 2015 17:50
President Jacob Zuma is heading to Egypt after visiting Algeria.
Committee to oversee SA, Algeria agreements
Wednesday 1 April 2015 17:41

South Africa

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.

Africa

Nigeria’s incoming President, Mohammadu Buhari delivered his victory speech on Tuesday.
Nigerians voted for change:  Buhari

Wednesday 1 April 2015 15:43

Incoming Nigerian President Mohammadu Buhari says Nigerians have voted with their hearts for change.

World

German wings said it had not received a sick note from  Andreas Lubitz for the day of the crash.
Lufthansa flight school knew of crash pilot's depression

Wednesday 1 April 2015 11:04

The German pilot who crashed a plane in the French Alps last week, killing 150 people, told officials at a Lufthansa training school in 2009 that he had gone through a period of severe depression.

Politics

 ANC, NFP, IFP are contesting in the KwaZulu-Natal by elections.
IEC satisfied with parties’ behaviour in KZN by-elections

Wednesday 1 April 2015 19:15

KwaZulu-Natal Independent Electoral Commission Chairperson Mawethu Mosery says he is satisfied with the behaviour of political parties contesting three by-elections in the province.

Business

President Jacob Zuma is heading to Egypt after visiting Algeria.
Committee to oversee SA, Algeria agreements

Wednesday 1 April 2015 17:41

A special committee has been set up to oversee and make recommendations on the implementation of all the bilateral agreements signed between South Africa and Algeria.

Science

Adriana Marais received the award at the 17th annual L’Oreal- Unesco for women is science held in Paris recently.
SA scientist receives prestigious international award

Wednesday 1 April 2015 14:26

University of KwaZulu-Natal Quantum biology researcher, Adriana Marais says she is honoured to be recognised as one of 15 promising young women scientists in the world.

Lifestyle

Chris Brown and singer August Alsina to perform at Coca Cola Dome, Johannesburg .
Chris Brown to rock SA

Wednesday 1 April 2015 16:13

Grammy Award winner Chris Brown and singer August Alsina are going to be performing at the Coca Cola Dome, Johannesburg, Thursday evening.

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

Co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Melinda Gates.
Women’s health is everyone’s health

Wednesday 1 April 2015 17:43

We started our foundation because we believe that when it comes to improving the lives of the world’s poorest people, incredible things are possible.

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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