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International Relations have not confirmed any South African deaths so far. ( )

Conflicting statements on SA deaths in Nigeria

The Department of International Relations has appealed to the South Africans who's family members travelled to Nigeria's Joshua church service to contact them

Body of a girl found in Soshanguve
Tuesday 16 September 2014 11:45
Baleka Mbete is Speaker of the Assembly and ANC Chairperson.
Baleka Mbete defends dual role
Tuesday 16 September 2014 11:30
Body of a girl found in Soshanguve
Tuesday 16 September 2014 11:45
Baleka Mbete is Speaker of the Assembly and ANC Chairperson.
Baleka Mbete defends dual role
Tuesday 16 September 2014 11:30
Madonsela says if Manamela can't back up his claims, he will have to make a public apology.
Madonsela to take on Manamela over verbal attack
Tuesday 16 September 2014 10:20

South Africa

Govt urged to introduce incentives to retain educators

Tuesday 16 September 2014 12:27

The number of students at university level studying foundation phase teaching is dropping out at an alarming rate.

Africa

Political disagreements by rival factions in the mountain kingdom triggered an aborted coup on August 30th.
Lesotho parties agree to hold early election

Tuesday 16 September 2014 05:32

Lesotho's coalition party leaders have agreed to bring forward the 2017 general elections.

World

Libya remains volatile: UN Mission

Tuesday 16 September 2014 06:50

Three years after the fall of Muammar Gaddafi's regime, Libyan people find themselves nowhere closer to realising their hopes and aspirations for a better future.

Politics

 Zuma couldn't complete his oral reply to questions in the Assembly a few weeks ago,  after EFF MPs disrupted the House.
Zuma's hectic schedule delays question, answer session

Tuesday 16 September 2014 12:15

President Jacob Zuma may not be able to answer questions in the National Assembly before the second parliamentary session comes to an end this week.

Business

The number of jobs created for blacks had almost doubled.
More jobs but fewer skills among Blacks: Manamela

Tuesday 16 September 2014 09:05

The rate of employment creation has increased since 1994 with Black people benefiting the most, the presidency said on Monday.

Science

If the system works, it will keep sharks and bathers at a safe distance from each other.
Shark repellent cable to be tested in Cape Town

Tuesday 16 September 2014 07:15

The KwaZulu-Natal Sharks Board will begin testing an electronic shark repellent cable next month in an attempt to prevent shark attacks.

Lifestyle

The session is aimed at celebrating 20 years of democracy in South Africa.
SA, Jamaica celebrate 20 years of democracy through poetry

Tuesday 16 September 2014 09:51

Professor Keorapetse Kgositsile and his Jamaican counterpart Professor Emeritus Mervyn Morris will on Tuesday evening host a poetry reading session at the National Library in Pretoria.

Sport

The ASA has been operating on a shoe-string budget.
Companies line up to rescue ASA

Monday 15 September 2014 18:30

With only three months at the helm, the Athletics South Africa (ASA) president, Alex Skhosana, has brought some stability to the organisation.

Opinion

Pistorius will struggle to compete again: Sports Psychologist

Tuesday 16 September 2014 11:00

Sports Psychologist Ken Jennings says it will be difficult for convicted athlete, Oscar Pistorius, to attract public support should he return to athletics.

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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