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Ramaphosa was speaking at the special funeral service for Makhenkesi Stofile. ( )

Ramaphosa comes out in full support for Gordhan

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has come out in full support for Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.

Zuma en route to Kenya for TICAD summit
Thursday 25 August 2016 14:47
Zuma en route to Kenya for TICAD summit
Thursday 25 August 2016 14:47
The man was denied bail after it emerged he had tried to interfere with some of the state witnesses.
KZN serial rapist awaits his fate
Thursday 25 August 2016 11:25

South Africa

 Pravin Gordhan says he will not appear before the Hawks on Thursday.
Hawks have no basis to charge Gordhan: Casac

Thursday 25 August 2016 12:59

The Council for the Advancement of the South African Constitution (Casac) says the Hawks have no basis to charge Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.

Africa

Zuma en route to Kenya for TICAD summit

Thursday 25 August 2016 14:47

President Jacob Zuma arrives in Kenya on Thursday for the two day TICAD Summit which will bring together development partners to discuss Africa's growth and development.

World

Italy quake death toll nears 250 as rescuers search demolished towns

Thursday 25 August 2016 14:17

The death toll from a devastating earthquake in central Italy reached at least 241 people on Thursday and could rise further.

Politics

Ramaphosa comes out in full support for Gordhan

Thursday 25 August 2016 14:34

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has come out in full support for Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.

Business

A 31 % increase in the average rand gold price to R603.427 per kilogram contributed positively to Sibanye’s earnings.
Gold price increase boosts Sibanye profits to over R5 billion

Thursday 25 August 2016 10:15

Sibanye Gold on Thursday reported strong financial results for the six months ended in June, driven largely by a higher prevailing rand gold price as the operating profit increased by 128%.

Science

The planet Proxima b orbiting the red dwarf star Proxima Centauri, the closest star to our Solar System, is seen in an undated artist's impression released by the European Southern Observatory August.
Scientists find Earth-like planet circling sun's nearest neighbour

Wednesday 24 August 2016 20:08

The planet, located about 4.2 light-years from Earth is the closest of some 3,500 planets that have been discovered beyond the solar system since 1995.

Lifestyle

The man was arrested after a citizen from the north reported him to police.
Nigerian man faces charges for naming his dog after president

Thursday 25 August 2016 10:20

A Nigerian man is being charged for provoking people and "breach of peace" by naming his dog after President Muhammadu Buhari and painting the name twice on the pet.

Sport

Putin says ban on Russian Paralympic team "immoral"

Thursday 25 August 2016 14:01

A ban on Russia's Paralympic team competing in Rio next month is cynical and immoral, President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday.

Opinion

A supporter arrives at an ANC rally in July 2016 addressed by President Jacob Zuma.
South Africa’s ruling ANC is facing its sternest test

Thursday 25 August 2016 10:21

South Africa is in the aftermath of the 2016 local government elections.

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.

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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