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Julius Malema was addressing the media after he and fellow EFF Members of Parliament were ordered to leave the chamber for interrupting the President's Speech. ( )

Zuma has lost his credibility: Malema

EFF Leader Julius Malema says President Zuma has lost his credibility and legitimacy.

Mining companies believe that governments do not understand their current plight triggered by a slump in commodity prices.
Mining companies urged to be more transparent
Friday 12 February 2016 06:30
Not enough said about drought at SONA: ACDP
Friday 12 February 2016 06:25
Mining companies believe that governments do not understand their current plight triggered by a slump in commodity prices.
Mining companies urged to be more transparent
Friday 12 February 2016 06:30
Not enough said about drought at SONA: ACDP
Friday 12 February 2016 06:25

South Africa

Not enough said about drought at SONA: ACDP

Friday 12 February 2016 06:25

During SONA President Zuma mentioned that the drought had affected five provinces and that government is providing relief, however Steve Swart says this is just not good enough.

Africa

Swaziland citizens are hoping King Mswati III will address the drought situation in the country during opening of Parliament.
Swaziland's Parliament opening expected to address drought situation

Thursday 11 February 2016 20:32

The people of Swaziland are hoping King Mswati III will announce his plans to deal with the drought that has engulfed the country during the opening of Parliament on Friday.

World

Major powers agree to plan for 'cessation of hostilities' in Syria

Friday 12 February 2016 05:02

Major powers agreed on Friday to a cessation of hostilities in Syria set to begin in a week and to provide rapid humanitarian access to besieged Syrian towns.

Politics

Thuli Madonsela said President Jacob Zuma could have emphasised on better relations between government and chapter nine institutions.
Madonsela highlights significance of chapter 9 institutions

Friday 12 February 2016 06:15

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela says she wishes President Jacob Zuma had emphasised the need to comply with reports of chapter nine institutions.

Business

Mining companies believe that governments do not understand their current plight triggered by a slump in commodity prices.
Mining companies urged to be more transparent

Friday 12 February 2016 06:30

The 2016 Mining Indaba experts have appealed to mining companies to be more transparent regarding the impact of the current commodity slump.

Science

CASE EVIDENCE: A young female dog was dragged around on a chain with its mouth bound with duct tape, whilst another dog was encouraged to attack her for a training exercise.
Verdict due for Atteridgeville Dog Fighters

Thursday 11 February 2016 14:40

On Friday four men accused of animal cruelty and dog fighting will appear in court to hear the magistrate’s verdict in the Atteridgeville Bait Dog Case.

Lifestyle

Buzzing fashion at SONA 2016

Thursday 11 February 2016 18:39

Social Media has been abuzz as guests and dignitaries arrive ahead of the State of the Nation Address 2016.

Sport

Sport development in rural areas main focus: Mbalula

Thursday 11 February 2016 18:17

Sports and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula says plans are in place to improve sports in the country.

Opinion

All eyes will be on President Jacob Zuma when he delivers the 2016 SONA.
Zuma' s SONA must calm the nerves of South Africans

Thursday 11 February 2016 06:13

Nkosikhulule Xhawulengweni Nyembezi’s expectations of SONA 2016.

SONA 2016

President Jacob Zuma will deliver the State of the Nation Address on February 11, 2016. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

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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