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Robert Mugabe will be speaking in his home town of Chinhoyi on Friday.
Robert Mugabe will be speaking in his home town of Chinhoyi on Friday. ( )

Mugabe could soon announce preferred successor

Zimbabwe's President Robert  Mugabe could respond on Friday to his wife's request to name his preferred successor.

Family distraught over missing initiate
Thursday 27 July 2017 20:18
Family distraught over missing initiate
Thursday 27 July 2017 20:18
Eskom's Anoj Singh has been replaced by Calib Cassim as Chief Financial Officer.
Eskom suspends Chief Financial Officer
Thursday 27 July 2017 19:20
An alleged blue-light impersonator and hijacker  was arrested earlier this month.
Zweli Mkhize is the ANC Treasurer General.
An alleged blue-light impersonator and hijacker  was arrested earlier this month.
Zweli Mkhize is the ANC Treasurer General.

South Africa

Family distraught over missing initiate

Thursday 27 July 2017 20:18

There was pride and joy as thousands of initiates in Mpumalanga returned from initiation schools this month with only four deaths reported.

Africa

Congo says ready to register voters in conflict-ravaged Kasai

Thursday 27 July 2017 20:06

The head of Congo's election commission said on Thursday that better security in the conflict-ravaged Kasai region had enabled preparations for a delayed election

World

The Dalai Lama will be addressing a Human Rights Conference in Botswana in August.
Botswana’s decision to grant Dalai Lama visa irks China

Thursday 27 July 2017 19:25

A war of words has erupted between China and Tibet over Beijing's unhappiness about a decision by Botswana to grant a visa to the Tibetan religious leader, the Dalai Lama.

Politics

EFF Leader Julius Malema has promised that the party would in future voice its concerns in an acceptable manner.
Malema meets King Zwelithini ahead of birthday celebrations

Thursday 27 July 2017 18:35

EFF leader Julius Malema says King Goodwill Zwelithini has advised his party to stop being disruptive and raise its concerns in a disciplined manner.

Business

Eskom's Anoj Singh has been replaced by Calib Cassim as Chief Financial Officer.
Eskom suspends Chief Financial Officer

Thursday 27 July 2017 19:20

Eskom has suspended its Chief Financial Officer Anoj Singh, reportedly pending a full forensic investigation.

Science

Handing down sentence, the magistrate emphasised that Doctor van der Walt was grossly negligent after delivering the baby.
Gynaecologist behind bars for culpable homicide

Thursday 27 July 2017 20:27

The Witbank Magistrate Court has sentenced a Mpumalanga-based gynaecologist to five years in prison for culpable homicide in 2016.

Lifestyle

Dyers is best known as the pioneer of Cape Jazz-Ghoema.
‘Dyers has made huge impact on many people’

Thursday 27 July 2017 12:49

Musicians from around Cape Town gathered to pay a musical tribute to the late jazz legend, Errol Dyers.

Sport

 The Super Rugby semifinal clash between Emirates Lions and Hurricanes will take place at the Emirates Airline Park.
Emirates Lions to play Hurricanes without Whiteley

Thursday 27 July 2017 18:07

The Emirates Lions go toe-to-toe with defending Super Rugby champions the Hurricanes in Johannesburg on Saturday.

Opinion

Analyst unpacks factional disputes within the ANC

Thursday 27 July 2017 12:35

There is no centre within the African National Congress (ANC) says Political Analyst Lukhona Mnguni.

SABC Editorial Policy

The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) is embarking on a review process of its 2004 Editorial Policies, which were developed through a consultation process with the public at large.

Albert Luthuli 50 years later

50th death anniversary of Chief Albert Luthuli

WEF on Africa 2017

The World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa takes place in Durban, South Africa on 3 - 5 May 2017. Get the latest news about the event.

The WEF focuses on economic issues affecting Africa.

SONA 2017

President Jacob Zuma delivered the State of the Nation Address on February 9, 2017. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

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