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ANC Women's League President Angie Motshekga says that she was misunderstood when she was quoted as saying that South Africa was not ready for a female president.
ANC Women's League President Angie Motshekga says that she was misunderstood when she was quoted as saying that South Africa was not ready for a female president. ( )

Motshekga to clarify woman president statement at Congress

ANCWL President Angie Motshekga says she will deal with the issue of a woman president for South Africa in the political report she will deliver at the League's National Congress later this week.

Ajax cautious ahead of Pirates clash
Monday 3 August 2015 15:55
Ajax cautious ahead of Pirates clash
Monday 3 August 2015 15:55
Madonsela stands by her report
Monday 3 August 2015 14:39
Post Office settlement costs hit R5m
Monday 3 August 2015 13:37

South Africa

Some E Cape schools don't have proper ablution facilities

Monday 3 August 2015 16:30

The Eastern Cape has the highest number of schools with poor to no ablution facilities.

Africa

Kerry says to seek more support for Libya peace plan

Sunday 2 August 2015 18:47

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Sunday he would seek greater backing for a U.N. peace plan for Libya which has been spurned by some key players

World

27 killed as Syrian jet crashes into market

Monday 3 August 2015 14:01

At least 27 people were killed and dozens injured when a Syrian army fighter jet crashed into a busy marketplace in the rebel-held North Western town of Ariha.

Politics

ANC Women's League President Angie Motshekga says that she was misunderstood when she was quoted as saying that South Africa was not ready for a female president.
Motshekga to clarify woman president statement at Congress

Monday 3 August 2015 16:18

ANCWL President Angie Motshekga says she will deal with the issue of a woman president for South Africa in the political report she will deliver at the League's National Congress later this week.

Business

Post Office settlement costs hit R5m

Monday 3 August 2015 13:37

Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services Siyabonga Cwele announced the figures on Monday.

Science

A call has been made to help the health industry to combat the medical aid fraud scourge
Concerns around medical aid fraud

Sunday 2 August 2015 11:40

It is estimated that at least 7% of medical aid claims are fraudulent and the figure might be as high as 15%, according to Dr Hleli Nhlapo, deputy chair of the HFMU of the BHF.

Lifestyle

Tourists enjoy an elephant ride in the Dinokeng Game Reserve

Monday 3 August 2015 09:14

South Africa’s tourism minister says new visa regulations are hurting the industry.

Sport

Ajax cautious ahead of Pirates clash

Monday 3 August 2015 15:55

Ajax Cape Town coach, Roger De Sa, says they're facing a difficult game in Tuesday’s MTN 8 quarter-final against Orlando Pirates at the Orlando Stadium in Soweto.

Opinion

Despite $7b to 'Power Africa,' why the continent is still in the dark

Sunday 2 August 2015 15:45

When President Barack Obama made his first presidential visit to Kenya over the weekend, he visited not just his ancestral home, but one of the target countries in his $7 billion signature foreign aid

National Days 2015

South Africa celebrates Women's Day on 9 August 2015 every year. Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.

Marikana

34 people, mostly striking mineworkers, were shot dead and over 70 wounded in a clash with police on August 16, 2012.

World Economic Forum on Africa

The 2015 World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa took place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 3 to 5 June 2015, under the theme “Then and Now: Reimagining Africa’s Future”.

Science & Tech Wrap

Weekly highlights of the latest science and technology news. Watch video wraps.

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