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The learners are hoping that President Jacob Zuma will clarify some of issues they have raised. ( )

South Africans wait with bated breath for Zuma's SONA

On the streets of Cape Town outside Parliament, high school learners say they are eagerly anticipating Zuma's SONA later Thursday evening.

Revisiting SONA red carpet 2015
Thursday 11 February 2016 11:29
Heavy police presence ahead of Seskhona picket
Thursday 11 February 2016 11:14
SCA to hear al-Bashir case
Thursday 11 February 2016 11:08
Revisiting SONA red carpet 2015
Thursday 11 February 2016 11:29
Heavy police presence ahead of Seskhona picket
Thursday 11 February 2016 11:14
SCA to hear al-Bashir case
Thursday 11 February 2016 11:08
A statement from Woolworths Holdings said sales increased by 17.1 % for six months to the end of December 2015.
Woolworths lifts half-year profits by 47.5%
Thursday 11 February 2016 09:59

South Africa

Heavy police presence ahead of Seskhona picket

Thursday 11 February 2016 11:14

There's a heavy police presence at Kaizergracht in the Cape Town CBD ahead of a picket by the Seskhona People's Rights Movement.

Africa

Officials say three female suicide bombers disguised themselves as refugees to gain access in the camp to kill 58 people.
Female suicide bombers kill at least 58 refugees in Nigeria

Thursday 11 February 2016 08:58

African refugees fleeing violence have been targeted in a suicide bombing attack in Nigeria’s Dikwa refugee camp, resulting in the death of at least 58.

World

UN warns of Aleppo aid cut-off amid Russian backed offensive

Thursday 11 February 2016 06:17

The United Nations has warned that up to 300 000 people living in the Syria's second city of Aleppo could soon be cut off from humanitarian aid.

Politics

South Africans wait with bated breath for Zuma's SONA

Thursday 11 February 2016 11:18

On the streets of Cape Town outside Parliament, high school learners say they are eagerly anticipating Zuma's SONA later Thursday evening.

Business

SONA to touch on economic gloom, drought: Radebe

Thursday 11 February 2016 10:03

This years’ State of the Nation Address is particularly important in addressing South Africa’s negative economic outlook.

Science

Kunnaland municipality slated for seeking loan to pay Eskom debt

Thursday 11 February 2016 06:00

The Kannaland Municipality has been severely criticised for its plans to take out a loan of about R7 million to pay its debt to Eskom.

Lifestyle

Revisiting SONA red carpet 2015

Thursday 11 February 2016 11:29

On Thursday evening all eyes will be on Members of Parliament (MP) fashion sense when they make their way along the red carpet.

Sport

The win sees Sundowns going nine points clear of their closest rivals at the top of the league table while Pirates find themselves in seventh place with 23 points.
Pirates fall as Sundowns march on

Thursday 11 February 2016 06:44

Mamelodi Sundowns confirmed their dominance top the Absa Premiership table with a 2-1 win over Orlando Pirates in a league match at Orlando Stadium on Wednesday night.

Opinion

All eyes will be on President Jacob Zuma when he delivers the 2016 SONA.
Zuma' s SONA must calm the nerves of South Africans

Thursday 11 February 2016 06:13

Nkosikhulule Xhawulengweni Nyembezi’s expectations of SONA 2016.

SONA 2016

President Jacob Zuma will deliver 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) will hold its 'January 8' celebrations and 104th anniversary in Rustenburg, North West on 9 January 2016

Moving from MDG to SDG

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

Science & Tech Wrap

Weekly highlights of the latest science and technology news. Watch video wraps.

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