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Zwelinzima Vavi says the federation has been imploding for more than two years. ( )

Defiant Vavi awaits fate

A defiant Cosatu general-secretary Zwelinzima Vavi says he won't attend Monday's Central Executive Committee (CEC) meeting and has refused to resign from the labour federation.

Cape Town accident claims four lives
Monday 30 March 2015 06:28
DA seeks answers on state of Eskom
Monday 30 March 2015 06:07
Cape Town accident claims four lives
Monday 30 March 2015 06:28
DA seeks answers on state of Eskom
Monday 30 March 2015 06:07
Mpumalanga escapee re-arrested
Monday 30 March 2015 05:22

South Africa

Cape Town accident claims four lives

Monday 30 March 2015 06:28

Four people have been killed in a collision between two vehicles on the R43 near Tulbagh in the Boland.

Africa

Nigeria vote runs into second day after glitches, killings

Monday 30 March 2015 05:54

Voting in Nigeria's tensest election since the end of military rule in 1999 spilled into a second day on Sunday after technical glitches hit voter ID machines.

World

Australia imposes cockpit "rule of two" after German wings crash

Monday 30 March 2015 06:34

Australia’s government imposed a requirement on Monday that its airlines have two crew members in the cockpit at all times as a safety precaution.

Politics

DA seeks answers on state of Eskom

Monday 30 March 2015 06:07

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa must provide the country and Parliament with a comprehensive report on the state of Eskom, the Democratic Alliance (DA) said on Sunday.

Business

'Entrepreneurship key to tackle unemployment'

Monday 30 March 2015 05:50

Entrepreneurship is being pushed as a possible solution to South Africa's large unemployment figures.

Science

US coding site undergoes denial-of-service cyber attack

Monday 30 March 2015 06:45

US coding site GitHub said on Sunday that it was deflecting most of the traffic from a days-long cyber-attack that had caused intermittent outages for the social coding site.

Lifestyle

New Miss SA Liesl Laurie flanked by her first and second Princess.
Eldorado Park beauty crowned Miss SA 2015

Sunday 29 March 2015 20:35

Liesl Laurie from Eldorado Park has been crowned the new Miss SA for 2015.

Sport

Nadal crashes out in Miami, Murray wins

Monday 30 March 2015 05:46

A struggling and edgy Rafa Nadal crashed out of the Miami Open in the third round on Sunday, losing 6-4 2-6 6-3 to fellow Spaniard Fernando Verdasco.

Opinion

Nigeria’s Historic Elections: Uncertainties and Anxieties of a Vital P

Saturday 28 March 2015 17:27

The battle for Nigeria’s presidency is a two-man contest between the incumbent, Goodluck Jonathan, and his main rival, Muhammadu Buhari, writes Sola Tayo.

Collins Chabane

Public Service and Administration Minister Collins Chabane was killed in an accident on Sunday, March 15, 2015

Public Service and Administration Minister Collins Chabane was killed in an accident on Sunday, March 15, 2015

National Days 2015

Commemorating Human Rights Day on March 21 2015.

Budget 2015

Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene will deliver his Budget Speech in Parliament on 25 February 2015.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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