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MEC for Transport Ismail Vadi and Premier David Mukhara at press briefing in Pretoria ( )

Makhura intervenes in Mamelodi bus violence

The premier of Gauteng David Makhura has been briefed at the Tshwane Metro Council offices in Mamelodi about the transport situation and the causes of this morning's violence.

SuperSport extend Phala’s stay
Friday 3 July 2015 12:43
SuperSport extend Phala’s stay
Friday 3 July 2015 12:43
The DA remains convinced that the NPA’s decision was politically motivated.
NPA files papers in spy tape case
Friday 3 July 2015 12:33
Former IEC Chairperson, Dr Brigalia Bam expresses that she is happy that she is no longer involved in politics because it is no longer the same.
Dr Bam launches a memoir
Friday 3 July 2015 12:30
Putco buses have come under fire in volatile Mamelodi.
Putco buses have come under fire in volatile Mamelodi.

South Africa

Makhura intervenes in Mamelodi bus violence

Friday 3 July 2015 12:48

The premier of Gauteng David Makhura has been briefed at the Tshwane Metro Council offices in Mamelodi about the transport situation and the causes of this morning's violence.

Africa

Johnny Chabalala, discusses the logistics of the conference that will be discussing preparation of security in the continent.
Defence, security matters in discussion at Land Forces Africa

Friday 3 July 2015 12:19

Manufacturing better security measures for the continent is one of the topics to be discussed at the Land Forces Africa conference in Pretoria on Monday.

World

Turkey reinforces Syria border

Friday 3 July 2015 11:02

Turkey has deployed additional troops and equipment along part of its border with Syria as fighting north of the city of Aleppo intensifies, security sources said.

Politics

The Marikana Commission cleared Cyril Ramaphosa of any wrong doing.
Presidency respects findings of Marikana Commission

Friday 3 July 2015 12:53

The Presidency says it has noted plans by some in the political circles to lay charges against Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, following the release of the Marikana report.

Business

Seychelles hoteliers reap the benefits of sustainable tourism

Friday 3 July 2015 12:57

Seychelles’ economy depends almost entirely on fishing and tourism.

Science

Dutch Company, Mars One will establish a permanent human settlement on Mars.
Mars One unveils plan to keep humans alive

Friday 3 July 2015 12:09

An assessment report required to keep humans alive on Mars has been completed.

Lifestyle

Huawei has appointed Mi Casa vocalist J’Something as creative director.
Huawei launches P8, appoints J’Something as creative director

Friday 3 July 2015 09:16

Chinese multinational company Huawei on Thursday launched the Huawei P8 Smartphone and appointed Mi Casa vocalist J’Something as creative director.

Sport

SuperSport extend Phala’s stay

Friday 3 July 2015 12:43

SuperSport United winger Thuso Phala has signed a four-year extension which will see him at the club till 2019.

Opinion

South African President Jacob Zuma is also head of the country’s governing ANC.
Why SA’s governing alliance is doing some serious stock-taking

Thursday 2 July 2015 07:20

For the first time since South Africa held democratic elections 21 years ago leaders of the ANC and its alliance partners have gathered for a summit stretching over an entire week.

Youth Day 2015

South Africa celebrates Youth Day on 16 June 2015; marking 39 years since the 1975 uprising. Read the latest news, profiles of young inspirational South Africans, opinions and view multimedia.

June 2015 has been declaired Youth month in SA, themed 'Youth Moving South Africa Forward'.

Marikana

34 people, mostly striking mineworkers, were shot dead and over 70 wounded in a clash with police on August 16, 2012.

World Economic Forum on Africa

The 2015 World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa took place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 3 to 5 June 2015, under the theme “Then and Now: Reimagining Africa’s Future”.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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