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S&P is due to make another ratings announcement on the nation in early June 2017, while Moody's has placed the country under review for a downgrade. ( )

Cabinet ministers meet S&P Global Ratings on Monday

Cabinet ministers met S&P Global Ratings on Monday following discussions with Moody's last week.

The nine-year-old went missing outside the Flamingo Primary School last Tuesday.
Family identify remains of missing boy
Monday 22 May 2017 21:19
The nine-year-old went missing outside the Flamingo Primary School last Tuesday.
Family identify remains of missing boy
Monday 22 May 2017 21:19

South Africa

The Frankel Eight want changes to the statute of limitations law.
Application made to overturn statute of limitations for sex offenders

Monday 22 May 2017 21:54

A group, known as the Frankel Eight, are trying to overturn the statute of limitations for sex offenders.

Africa

Deputy Leader Mathibeli Mokhothu finally signed albeit five days later.
Lesotho’s Democratic Congress signs pledge to accept election result

Monday 22 May 2017 19:24

This was a much awaited signature after churches were left wondering if the Prime Minister's party was deliberately snubbing a pledge to accept the outcome of the upcoming elections.

World

Bomb at hospital in Thailand wounds 24

Monday 22 May 2017 12:44

A bomb blast at a hospital in the Thai capital, Bangkok wounded 24 people on Monday, on the third anniversary of a 2014 military coup.

Politics

Fourteen political parties will take part in the Nquthu by-elections.
Political parties campaign ahead of Nquthu by-elections

Monday 22 May 2017 21:01

Political parties have reaffirmed their commitment to tolerance and ensuring a free and fair election.

Business

Cabinet ministers meet S&P Global Ratings on Monday

Monday 22 May 2017 21:26

Cabinet ministers met S&P Global Ratings on Monday following discussions with Moody's last week.

Science

The measure is part of the park's strategy to manage limited water resources, vegetation diversity and an increasing elephant population.
'Water exclusion strategy' implemented at Addo Elephant Park

Monday 22 May 2017 19:10

Limited water resources and over grazing has led Sanparks in the Addo Elephant National Park outside Port Elizabeth, to start experimenting with a method to divert elephants from water holes.

Lifestyle

Autism South Africa says many communities lack information about the conditions of such children.
Autism campaign to make parents aware of the condition

Monday 22 May 2017 16:45

Hundreds of parents with children living with autism in Mbombela, Mpumalanga are attending an Autism summit underway at the local stadium.

Sport

In the end the two goals Senegal scored early on were enough for the win to take them to the top of the standings in Group F.
Senegal thumps Saudi Arabia at 2017 FIFA Under-20 World Cup

Monday 22 May 2017 19:31

Senegal beat Saudi Arabia at the 2017 FIFA Under-20 World Cup in South Korea to go top of the standings in Group F.

Opinion

Kenyan study shines new light on chronic myeloid leukaemia

Saturday 20 May 2017 07:21

Chronic myeloid leukaemia is a type of bone marrow cancer that goes on to affect the blood, then other organs and tissues. Previous research has linked it to exposure to high doses of radiation.

WEF on Africa 2017

The World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa takes place in Durban, South Africa on 3 - 5 May 2017. Get the latest news about the event.

The WEF focuses on economic issues affecting Africa.

Budget 2017

Minister Pravin Gordhan tables his Budget Speech in Parliament on the 22nd February.

SONA 2017

President Jacob Zuma delivered the State of the Nation Address on February 9, 2017. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

SABC TV News Current Affairs

The latest Special Assignment, Fokus, Interface and Cutting Edge programmes. Video now available.

SABC TV News Current Affairs
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