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Baleka Mbete has become the first Speaker of Parliament to have a first motion of no-confidence against the Speaker in the 20 years of South Africa's democracy.
Baleka Mbete has become the first Speaker of Parliament to have a first motion of no-confidence against the Speaker in the 20 years of South Africa's democracy. ( )

Opposition parties to rally against Parliamentary Speaker

The National Assembly will on Tuesday debate a motion of no-confidence against Speaker Baleka Mbete by some opposition parties.

SABC has learned that three South Africans are among those injured after a building collapsed in Lagos, Nigeria.
SA citizens among injured in Nigeria
Monday 15 September 2014 20:30
SABC has learned that three South Africans are among those injured after a building collapsed in Lagos, Nigeria.
SA citizens among injured in Nigeria
Monday 15 September 2014 20:30
Mahikeng, Ratlou in Setlagole, Ditsobotla in Lichtenburg, Tswaing in Delareyville and Ramotshere Moiloa in Zeerust are under administration.
Five NW municipalities under administration
Monday 15 September 2014 18:52
The Development Bank of South Africa made R787 million net profit in the 2013/2014 financial year.
General Secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi, says many local actors die poor due to exploitation
The Development Bank of South Africa made R787 million net profit in the 2013/2014 financial year
General Secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi, says many local actors die poor due to exploitation

South Africa

Mbonisweni residents are demanding access to water.
Protesting Mpumalanga residents arrested

Monday 15 September 2014 20:46

More than twenty people have been arrested following a protest action which turned violent in Mbonisweni outside Mbombela, Mpumalanga.

Africa

 Lesotho opposition parties are calling on Prime Minister Tom Thabane to re-open parliament.
Lesotho opposition calls for re-opening of parliament by Friday

Monday 15 September 2014 20:21

Lesotho opposition political parties including one of the coalition partners Lesotho Congress for Democracy have called for re-opening of parliament on or before Friday.

World

Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron delivers a speech at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre in Aberdeen, Scotland September 15, 2014.
PM Cameron appeals to Scots to keep Britain intact

Monday 15 September 2014 20:40

British Prime Minister David Cameron used his last visit to Scotland before a historic independence referendum this week to implore Scots to remain part of the United Kingdom.

Politics

Baleka Mbete has become the first Speaker of Parliament to have a first motion of no-confidence against the Speaker in the 20 years of South Africa's democracy.
Opposition parties to rally against Parliamentary Speaker

Monday 15 September 2014 20:44

The National Assembly will on Tuesday debate a motion of no-confidence against Speaker Baleka Mbete by some opposition parties.

Business

 The Development Bank of South Africa made R787 million net profit in the 2013/2014 financial year.
Government to invest more money into DBSA

Monday 15 September 2014 18:15

Government says it will invest a further R7.9 billion in the Development Bank of South Africa (DBSA) over the next three years.  

Science

Highlights of the main tech stories of the week.
SABC Digital News Tech Wrap - 15 September 2014

Monday 15 September 2014 17:55

Highlights: Apple iPhone 6 gets record high orders and shipments delays are expected and Twitter tests a ‘buy button”.

Lifestyle

Musician  Hugh Masekela is set to restore African culture through the “The Hugh Masekela Heritage Trust” .
Masekela’s organisation to restore African culture, heritage

Monday 15 September 2014 16:12

World-renowned musician and heritage activist Hugh Masekela is in the process of formalising and registering his own organisation, The Hugh Masekela Heritage Trust.

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

As preposterous as it may be, it got me thinking hard about the US foreign policy not only towards South Africa, but also the mother continent.
Africa must beware of Western indoctrination

Monday 15 September 2014 18:03

There can be no doubt that as the world’s only remaining super power in a post-Cold War era, bilateral and multi-lateral relations with Washington are crucial, writes Abbey Makoe.

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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