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DA's spokesperson on justice, Glynnis Breytenbach.
DA's spokesperson on Justice, Glynnis Breytenbach. ( )

DA to approach court to have ICC withdrawal set aside

The DA said on Friday it would approach the court to have South Africa’s notice of withdrawal to the ICC set aside on the grounds that it “is unconstitutional, irrational and procedurally flawed”.

Home Affairs Spokesperson Mayihlome Tshwete says they are considering a community crossing for the Mbuzini community into Mozambique.
Home Affairs reviewing its ports of entries
Friday 21 October 2016 16:15
Home Affairs Spokesperson Mayihlome Tshwete says they are considering a community crossing for the Mbuzini community into Mozambique.
Home Affairs reviewing its ports of entries
Friday 21 October 2016 16:15

South Africa

Statistic SA believes numbers contribute a lot in assisting government to provide services and improve the levels of living for its people.
Education, health improvements based on statistics:Stats SA

Friday 21 October 2016 16:36

Statistician General of SA Pali Lehohla says statistics play a big role in pursuit of quality education in South Africa.


Kenyan's Standard Gauge Railway on track

Friday 21 October 2016 14:45

Kenya is on track to launch its 472km Standard Gauge Railway, which links the port city of Mombasa and Nairobi, and will connect Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda and eventually South Sudan and the DRC.


Peshmerga forces stand behind rocks at a site of an attack by Islamic State militants in Kirkuk, Iraq.
Islamic State attacks Kirkuk as Iraqi forces push on Mosul

Friday 21 October 2016 15:58

Islamic State has mounted several counter attacks in and around the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk.


Mmusi Maimane is campaigning ahead of the next month by-elections following the killing of a DA ward councillor, Johannes Baatjies, a day before he was to be sworn in.
DA confident to retain Kgatelopele municipality ahead of by-elections

Friday 21 October 2016 16:18

DA leader, Mmusi Maimane says they are confident that they will retain the Kgatelopele municipality in Danielskuil in the Northern Cape.


Nigerian Senator Dino Melaye had proposed a motion calling for an investigation into MTN's repatriation of funds.
MTN says it complied with Nigerian fund transfer rules

Friday 21 October 2016 15:03

MTN complied with Nigerian fund transfer rules and did not send money out of the country until it obtained regulatory approvals.


The heavy storm passed through Bloemfontein on Thursday with hail wreaking havoc.
Storm wreaks havoc in Bloemfontein

Friday 21 October 2016 09:47

There's been welcome rain in many parts of the country, but a severe storm has hit the northern part of Bloemfontein.


Noah suys he is suffering from a severe upper respiratory and ear infection.
Trevor Noah pulls out of hosting MAMAs

Friday 21 October 2016 11:00

South Africa's favourite comedian, Trevor Noah, has pulled out of hosting MTV Base Africa Music Awards (MAMAs) a day before the event which takes place in Johannesburg on Saturday.


United's Paul Pogba celebrates scoring their first goal from the penalty spot with Anthony Martial.
Pogba double lifts Manchester United

Friday 21 October 2016 06:39

Paul Pogba repaid some of his world record transfer fee with two goals as Manchester United rediscovered their early-season shine.


While police need to exercise their duties in quelling tensions, they also need to be trained to act adequately without infringing on the rights of students to protest.
ANC urges adequate police training to deal with student protests

Friday 21 October 2016 10:11

More needs to be done to train police to adequately deal with hostile situations that may arise during fees protests.


Minister Pravin Gordhan delivers his Mid-Term Budget Policy Statement on the 26th October 2016.

SONA 2016

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

International Aids Conference

The city of Durban, SA, will host the 21st International Aids Conference, marking the forum's return to Africa after 16 years.

Moving from MDG to SDG

The UN member states met from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.

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