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The survivors arrived back home in varying medical conditions and are now being treated at the Steve Biko Academic Hospital in Pretoria.
The survivors are now being treated at the Steve Biko Academic Hospital in Pretoria. ( )

SA medics allege poor treatment in Lagos

Staff at the Steve Biko Academic Hospital in Pretoria say the 25 South African survivors of the Lagos church building collapse received poor medical care in Nigeria.

Police officers to work closely with community
Tuesday 23 September 2014 15:49
Less than 600 transplants are performed each year in South Africa.
Unhealthy lifestyles boost organ demand
Tuesday 23 September 2014 14:30
President Jacob Zuma has appointed Thomas Swabihi Moyane as new Sars Commissioner.
Less than 600 transplants are performed each year in South Africa.
President Jacob Zuma has appointed Thomas Swabihi Moyane as new Sars Commissioner.
Less than 600 transplants are performed each year in South Africa.

South Africa

The survivors arrived back home in varying medical conditions and are now being treated at the Steve Biko Academic Hospital in Pretoria.
SA medics allege poor treatment in Lagos

Tuesday 23 September 2014 20:39

Staff at the Steve Biko Academic Hospital in Pretoria say the 25 South African survivors of the Lagos church building collapse received poor medical care in Nigeria.

Africa

A volunteer health worker practises using a personal protective equipment (PPE) suit at a newly-constructed Ebola virus treatment centre in Monrovia, Liberia, September 21, 2014.
Ebola cases could reach between 550 000 and 1.4 million by January

Tuesday 23 September 2014 17:07

Between 550 000 and 1.4 million people in West Africa could be infected with the Ebola virus by January 20, 2015, according to a report issued on Tuesday by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control.

World

Israel downs Syrian warplane

Tuesday 23 September 2014 11:53

Israel shot down a Syrian warplane on Tuesday, saying the aircraft crossed the battle lines of Syria's civil war and flew over the Israeli-held Golan Heights, perhaps by accident.

Politics

IFP believes that the closure of teacher colleges is a major contributor to the teacher crisis that South Africa is facing.
Re-open teacher training colleges: IFP

Tuesday 23 September 2014 16:43

Government must consider re-opening teacher training colleges which were closed in the mid-90s, the Inkatha Freedom Party said on Monday.

Business

Minister of Trade and Industry Rob Davies says the Lottery board has increased its monitoring capacity.
Zero tolerance towards defrauding the Lottery: Davies

Tuesday 23 September 2014 18:36

The Minister of Trade and Industry, Rob Davies, says there will be zero tolerance towards those found to be defrauding the National Lotteries Board.

Science

The City of Cape Town has set itself a target of sourcing 10 % of its electricity from renewable energy sources by 2020.
Cape Town signs embedded electricity generation contract

Tuesday 23 September 2014 16:05

The City of Cape Town has signed a contract with a leading business block for electricity to be fed back into its grid.

Lifestyle

At least 60 out of every 1 000 children in Galeshewe have Foetal Alcohol Syndrome.
N Cape govt to tackle Foetal Alcohol Syndrome

Tuesday 23 September 2014 19:07

The Northern Cape government wants liquor stores and taverns to stop selling alcohol to pregnant women.

Sport

Pressure is piling on Blue Bulls Coach, Frans Ludeke, to start delivering.
Embattled Bulls coach downplays pressure

Tuesday 23 September 2014 19:03

Blue Bulls coach, Frans Ludeke, says he will not let talk of his future distract him from Friday night's vital ABSA Currie Cup match against the Free State Cheetahs.

Opinion

Ipsos has conducted a survey on citizens views on government's efforts to unite the nation.
55% of citizens pleased with government's efforts to unite the nation

Tuesday 23 September 2014 16:57

Just over half of the South African population (55%) believe that the government is doing well in the effort to unite all South Africans into one nation.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Heritage Day 2014.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

All the latest news, exclusive insight and multimedia from the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

Celebrating 20 yrs of freedom

South Africa was freed from the shackles of apartheid and the first democratic elections were held in 1994. A journey of freedom is documented in this special feature.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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