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New Gauteng MEC for Human Settlement and Local Government, Paul Mashatile says government needs to ensure developments in informal settlements. ( )

Mashatile aims to improve lives in informal settlements

Gauteng MEC for Human Settlement and Local Government, Paul Mashatile, says his main focus will be to improve the lives of those in informal settlements.

Chippa United beats Jomo Cosmos 2-1
Sunday 7 February 2016 08:29
UCT rape incidents investigated
Sunday 7 February 2016 07:16
Chippa United beats Jomo Cosmos 2-1
Sunday 7 February 2016 08:29
UCT rape incidents investigated
Sunday 7 February 2016 07:16
At least 9000 hectares of vegetation have been destroyed by the fire.
At least 9000 hectares of vegetation have been destroyed by the fire.

South Africa

UCT rape incidents investigated

Sunday 7 February 2016 07:16

Western Cape Police are still investigating the alleged incidents of rape at the Rhodes Memorial above the University of Cape Town.

Africa

Nigerians have image problem abroad, hampers emigration to West

Saturday 6 February 2016 14:13

Nigerians have an image problem abroad which makes it difficult to emigrate to the West, but they can stay at home where their services are needed, says President Muhammadu Buhari.

World

The European Commission and Europe Union executive, is set to publish on Wednesday a report on Turkey's progress in implementing the migrant deal.
Turkey must cut migrant flows to Europe: EU official

Saturday 6 February 2016 21:10

Europe needs Turkey to dramatically cut the number of migrants reaching Greece within weeks or the pressure for more border closures and fences will grow.

Politics

Mashatile aims to improve lives in informal settlements

Sunday 7 February 2016 08:50

Gauteng MEC for Human Settlement and Local Government, Paul Mashatile, says his main focus will be to improve the lives of those in informal settlements.

Business

Govt seeks ways to prevent economy decline: Ramaphosa

Sunday 7 February 2016 06:47

African National Congress Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says government is seeking ways to prevent the economy from declining.

Science

North Korea rocket launch "deeply deplorable" - U.N. chief

Sunday 7 February 2016 06:41

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon strongly condemned North Korea's latest rocket launch.

Lifestyle

Former Constitutional Court Judge Albie Sachs says there is a need for every white person in this country to be taught African languages.
Former judge challenges non-Africans to learn African languages

Saturday 6 February 2016 19:22

Former Constitutional Court Judge Albie Sachs has challenged white and non-African communities in South Africa to learn to speak African languages.

Sport

Chippa United beats Jomo Cosmos 2-1

Sunday 7 February 2016 08:29

Chippa United were simply too good for Jomo Cosmos in a 2-1 Absa Premiership victory at the Buffalo City Stadium on Saturday night.

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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