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Mosiua Lekota says they are attracting younger people who will sustain the party.
Mosiua Lekota says they are attracting younger people who will sustain the party. ( )

COPE's membership is growing: Lekota

COPE President Mosiua Lekota says the party is growing following a loss of support in the 2014 elections.

PAC leader Luthando Mbinda says the party will not comprise on the issue of land redistribution.
PAC launches its election manifesto
Saturday 28 May 2016 18:22
PAC leader Luthando Mbinda says the party will not comprise on the issue of land redistribution.
PAC launches its election manifesto
Saturday 28 May 2016 18:22
Scientists now believe that Comets delivered such chemical building blocks for life long ago to earth.
Key building blocks for life found in comet
Saturday 28 May 2016 17:46

South Africa

Deputy Mayor Connie Rampai is said to have been travelling from an ANC election lists meeting in Pretoria
Mangaung Metro Deputy Mayor Connie Rampai dies in car crash

Saturday 28 May 2016 17:12

The Mangaung Metro Municipality Deputy Mayor, Connie Rampai, has died in a head on collision on the N1.

Africa

With the new commitment, Germany’s total support to the AU since the inception of bilateral co-operation in 2004 exceeds EUR500 million.
Germany supports AU with additional EUR55 million

Saturday 28 May 2016 19:00

The German government has pledged an additional EUR55.5 million in support of AU programmes and joint strategic initiatives over a two-year period.

World

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.
Trump's San Diego rally draws more than 1 000 chanting protesters

Saturday 28 May 2016 12:24

Donald Trump brought his message of walls and deportations to the doorstep of America's busiest border crossing on Friday.

Politics

PAC leader Luthando Mbinda says the party will not comprise on the issue of land redistribution.
PAC launches its election manifesto

Saturday 28 May 2016 18:22

The Pan Africanist Congress (PAC) has embarked on a quest to reclaim its former glory of being a champion of the struggle for land.

Business

Eskom proactively taking steps to meet rising winter demand

Saturday 28 May 2016 14:37

As winter temperatures around the country begin to drop, Eskom has had to revise its weekend maintenance plans to ensure it meets the growing appetite for energy.

Science

Scientists now believe that Comets delivered such chemical building blocks for life long ago to earth.
Key building blocks for life found in comet

Saturday 28 May 2016 17:46

Scientists for the first time have directly detected key organic compounds in a comet, bolstering the notion that these celestial objects delivered such chemical building blocks for life long ago

Lifestyle

The pensioners have formed a training group to keep themselves fit and healthy.
Pensioners in Mbombela serious about exercising

Saturday 28 May 2016 15:53

A group of pensioners at Kabokweni in Mpumalanga have encouraged young and old people to take up exercising.

Sport

Both teams struggled to find their feet in an error ridden first half but the game provided plenty of entertainment in the second half.
Stormers beat Cheetahs 31-24 in Super Rugby clash

Saturday 28 May 2016 18:34

The Stormers beat the Cheetahs 31-24 in their Super Rugby clash at Newlands in Cape Town.

Opinion

Threat to close Dadaab camp plays on international refugee fears

Friday 27 May 2016 07:53

The Kenyan government says that it plans to close Dadaab, the world’s largest refugee camp.

National Days 2016

South Africa celebrates many National Days under democracy.

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.

ANC January 8 Statement

The African National Congress (ANC) held its 'January 8' celebrations and 104th anniversary in Rustenburg, North West on 9 January 2016

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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