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The commission is currently holding public hearings into alleged corruption in the 1999 multi-billion rand arms procurement deal.
The commission is currently holding public hearings into alleged corruption in the 1999 multi-billion rand arms procurement deal. ( )

Hlongwane’s testimony at Arms Commission postponed

The Arms Procurement Commission has been told that Fana Hlongwane will no longer testify as was earlier scheduled.

Hagel resigns as U.S. defense secretary
Monday 24 November 2014 18:42
Sapo employees returning to work
Monday 24 November 2014 17:40

South Africa

The ANC NEC was briefing the media after concluding its last meeting of 2014 at the weekend.
Peace Efforts in Parliament must not undermine system: NEC

Monday 24 November 2014 19:29

The NEC says while it welcomes Cyril Ramaphosa’s efforts to restore decorum to parliament, these must not undermine parliament’s structures and procedures.

Africa

Experts are finding it difficult to match DNA samples of the Nigerian disaster victims.
Families of Nigeria disaster victims placing hopes in govts

Monday 24 November 2014 15:43

The families of the eleven victims of the Nigerian church building collapse say they are pinning all their hopes on governments to ensure that they are also returned.

World

Hagel resigns as U.S. defense secretary

Monday 24 November 2014 18:42

U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has resigned, the first major change to President Barack Obama's Cabinet since his Democrats were routed in midterm elections three weeks ago

Politics

The FFplus also wants Public Protector to launch an investigation.
FF Plus seeks investigation into Kgadima, Petersen

Monday 24 November 2014 18:19

The Freedom Front Plus is to ask Public Protector, Thuli Madonsela, to investigate the appointment of PetroSA Chairperson, Tshepo Kgadima.

Business

 Government has lost billions of rand in the illegal tobacco trade.
Tobacco institute calls for war against illegal tobacco trade

Monday 24 November 2014 19:05

The Tobacco Institute of Southern Africa has called on government to declare war on illegal tobacco trade.

Science

Motsoaledi raises concerns around hand washing

Monday 24 November 2014 14:12

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi says only 20% of individuals around the globe have committed themselves to washing their hands in protecting themselves from deadly viruses.

Lifestyle

 The Nelson Mandela Museum depicts the life of former President Nelson Mandela.
Parliament’s portfolio committee visits Mandela Museum

Monday 24 November 2014 19:05

Parliament's portfolio committee on Arts and Culture has visited the Nelson Mandela Museum in Qunu outside Mthatha in the Eastern Cape as part of institution's oversight week.

Sport

The Boks have won 10 out of 13 test matches played this year.
Du Plessis to miss Wales clash

Monday 24 November 2014 19:34

Springbok tighthead prop, Jannie du Plessis, has not recovered from a hamstring injury and will not be considered for Saturday's test  against Wales along with loose forward Warren Whiteley.

Opinion

Eight provinces brace for mammoth 132 by-elections

Monday 24 November 2014 11:50

South Africans in eight provinces will go the polls on November 26 in what can be described as one of the biggest rounds of by-elections in years.

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

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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