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NFP leader Zanele Magwaza-Msibi says South Africans are hungry for leadership change in the country.
NFP leader Zanele Magwaza-Msibi says South Africans are hungry for leadership change in the country. ( )

Magwaza-Msibi slams ‘Vote no’ campaign

The National Freedom Party (NFP) leader Zanele Magwaza-Msibi has criticized the "Sidikiwe! Vukani! Vote no!" campaign.

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The City's spokesperson, Wilfred Solomons-Johannes, says the cause of the fire is being investigated.
City of Cape Town assists fire victims
Friday 18 April 2014 17:13
The City's spokesperson, Wilfred Solomons-Johannes, says the cause of the fire is being investigated.
City of Cape Town assists fire victims
Friday 18 April 2014 17:13
Twenty-three people were killed in three major accidents as the Easter weekend gets under way.
Easter road fatalities a concern: RTMC
Friday 18 April 2014 15:31
Arts and Culture Minister Paul Mashatile says many people contributed positively to fight against apartheid but so many still remain unknown.
We must honour our unsung heroes: Mashatile
Friday 18 April 2014 14:57

South Africa

The City's spokesperson, Wilfred Solomons-Johannes, says the cause of the fire is being investigated.
City of Cape Town assists fire victims

Friday 18 April 2014 17:13

The City of Cape Town says it's providing food parcels and building materials to more than 200 displaced people at the Imizamo Yethu Informal Settlement in Hout Bay.

Africa

Sitting in a wheelchair, President Abdelaziz Bouteflika cast his vote on Thursday in a rare public appearance since suffering a stroke last year.
Algeria's Bouteflika set for re-election, foes cry fraud

Friday 18 April 2014 14:42

Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika appeared set to win re-election for another five years on Friday after a vote opponents dismissed as a stage-managed fraud to keep the ailing leader in power.

World

The disaster is centred on possible crew negligence, problems with cargo stowage and structural defects.
Warrant of arrest issued for captain of S Korea ferry disaster

Friday 18 April 2014 15:42

Police in South Korea have asked a court to issue an arrest warrant for the captain of a passenger ferry which sank on Wednesday.

Politics

NFP leader Zanele Magwaza-Msibi says South Africans are hungry for leadership change in the country.
Magwaza-Msibi slams ‘Vote no’ campaign

Friday 18 April 2014 17:24

The National Freedom Party (NFP) leader Zanele Magwaza-Msibi has criticized the "Sidikiwe! Vukani! Vote no!" campaign.

Business

The proposed increases will ensure that the minimum cash remuneration for entry level underground employees will rise to R12 500 per month by July 2017.
Amplats makes new offer to Amcu

Friday 18 April 2014 06:40

Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) made a new wage offer to the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) on Thursday in a bid to end the strike in the platinum sector.

Science

The star, known as Kepler-186 and located about 500 light years away in the constellation Cygnus, is smaller and redder than the sun.
Scientists find Earth-sized world in orbit friendly to life

Friday 18 April 2014 14:21

For the first time, scientists have found an Earth-sized world orbiting in a life-friendly zone around a distant star.

Lifestyle

Jacob Zuma says this is an important period for people of the Christian faith.
Easter is a time to remember blessings: Zuma

Friday 18 April 2014 12:59

President Jacob Zuma says the resurrection of Christ is a time to remember blessings that people have experienced in their daily lives.

Sport

SA's David Miller and Maxwell did a fine job for the Kings XI in the middle.
SA's Miller steers Kings XI Punjab to victory

Friday 18 April 2014 16:59

The Kings XI Punjab beat the Chennai Super Kings by six wickets in the seventh edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in Abu Dhabi on Friday.

Opinion

Dixon stepped outside field of expertise: Forensic expert

Friday 18 April 2014 09:10

Forensic Scientist, Doctor David Klatzow says the defence's second expert witness in the Oscar Pistorius trial, Roger Dixon, has stepped outside his field of expertise.

2014 General Elections

South Africans will go to the polls for the country's fifth democratic general elections in 2014. Previous national and provincial elections were held in 1994, 1999, 2004 and 2009.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

Budget speech 2014

Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan will present the National Budget to Parliament on 26 February 2014.

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.

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