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On the eve of her funeral on Saturday, family, friends, and dignitaries gathered at Ruth Mompati’s home for a prayer service.
On the eve of her funeral on Saturday, family, friends, and dignitaries gathered at Ruth Mompati’s home for a prayer service. ( )

Ruth Mompati's life to be celebrated in Vryburg

Inscriptions in official government and ANC condolence books at Ruth Mompati’s home celebrate the impact she had on people’s lives.

DA to fight new visa regulations
Saturday 23 May 2015 06:57
Construction workers at Medupi power station downed tools in March.
Medupi workers sign peace agreement
Saturday 23 May 2015 06:33
DA to fight new visa regulations
Saturday 23 May 2015 06:57
Construction workers at Medupi power station downed tools in March.
Medupi workers sign peace agreement
Saturday 23 May 2015 06:33

South Africa

On the eve of her funeral on Saturday, family, friends, and dignitaries gathered at Ruth Mompati’s home for a prayer service.
Ruth Mompati's life to be celebrated in Vryburg

Saturday 23 May 2015 06:15

Inscriptions in official government and ANC condolence books at Ruth Mompati’s home celebrate the impact she had on people’s lives.

Africa

 Former Lesotho Prime Minister, Tom Thabane.
Metsing puzzled that Thabane has fled Lesotho

Saturday 23 May 2015 06:41

Lesotho’s Deputy Prime Minister, Mothetjoa Metsing says they are puzzled to have heard that former Prime Minister Tom Thabane has fled the country.

World

Late president, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela spent 27 years of his life in prison.
‘Mandela Rules’ adopted at UN meeting

Saturday 23 May 2015 07:04

The United Nations Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice adopted crucial revisions of 60-year-old international standards on the treatment of prisoners at a meeting on Friday in Vienna.

Politics

DA to fight new visa regulations

Saturday 23 May 2015 06:57

The DA has called for a special task team to probe mounting worries over new visa regulations.

Business

BlackBerry cuts jobs worldwide as it consolidates businesses

Saturday 23 May 2015 07:22

Canadian smartphone maker BlackBerry Ltd is cutting jobs across the world.

Science

Scientists identify new genus of beetle in the Cape Peninsula

Friday 22 May 2015 20:17

Scientists are excited about the identification of a new genus of beetle called Capelatus Prykei discovered in the wetlands of Noordhoek in the Cape Peninsula.

Lifestyle

KZN completes first phase of wildlife relocations to Mozambique

Friday 22 May 2015 14:51

KwaZulu-Natal has successfully completed the first phase of wildlife translocations of animals to neighbouring Mozambique.

Sport

Disrespectful to talk about Nadal's downfall: Sharapova

Friday 22 May 2015 13:52

Predicting Rafa Nadal's downfall as he prepares to try and win a record-extending 10th French Open title is disrespectful to the Spaniard, Maria Sharapova said on Friday.

Opinion

‘Jordaan needs to unite ANC factions to retain Nelson Mandela Metro’

Friday 22 May 2015 20:00

Political Analyst Joleen Steyn-Kotze says one of the challenges that Danny Jordaan faces is diplomatically uniting ANC factions in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Municipality.

DA Federal Congress

The Democratic Alliance (DA) will hold its 6th Federal Congress on 9-10 May 2015 at the Boardwalk Convention Centre in Nelson Mandela Bay.

National Days 2015

Commemorating Freedom Day on April 27 2015.

Budget 2015

Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene will deliver his Budget Speech in Parliament on 25 February 2015.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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