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Mantashe says the ANC still has faith in Gordhan.
Mantashe addressed a media conference at Luthuli House in Johannesburg on Tuesday, just days after Gordhan reportedly told staff at the Treasury that he was under attack by the Guptas. ( )

Mantashe expresses full confidence in Gordhan

African National Congress (ANC) Secretary General Gwede Mantashe has given his backing to Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, saying he continues to have full confidence in him.

National Treasury, Eskom spat heats up
Tuesday 30 August 2016 18:02
National Treasury, Eskom spat heats up
Tuesday 30 August 2016 18:02

South Africa

Pupils at Lawson Brown High in the Eastern Cape say they have encountered racist policies as well.
More schools country-wide accused of racist policies

Tuesday 30 August 2016 17:20

The fracas over hairstyles at a Pretoria school has drawn sharp focus on underlying racism in some schools nationwide.

Africa

President Robert Mugabe.
SABC retracts article on Zimbabwe protests

Tuesday 30 August 2016 12:45

The SABC has removed the article titled, “ Soldiers, police reportedly join Zim protests” from the SABC news website.

World

EU demands Apple pay Ireland up to 13 bln euros in tax

Tuesday 30 August 2016 13:29

EU antitrust regulators ordered Apple on Tuesday to pay up to 13 billion euros (R209 billion) in taxes plus interest to the Irish government.

Politics

Mantashe says the ANC still has faith in Gordhan.
Mantashe expresses full confidence in Gordhan

Tuesday 30 August 2016 17:25

African National Congress (ANC) Secretary General Gwede Mantashe has given his backing to Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, saying he continues to have full confidence in him.

Business

National Treasury, Eskom spat heats up

Tuesday 30 August 2016 18:02

The African National Congress (ANC) on Tuesday moved to douse the heated public spat between the National Treasury and Eskom.

Science

Coincidentally, the event took place amidst racism claims by black pupils at Pretoria High School for Girls.
Women urged to embrace their natural beauty

Tuesday 30 August 2016 12:05

Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor says it is important for women to understand the destruction they are waging on their skin and hair.

Lifestyle

The project is set to cost R3 and is scheduled for completion by 2020.
Multi-billion rand mother and child hospital to be built at UFS

Tuesday 30 August 2016 18:25

A piece of land at the University of the Free State has been officially handed over for the construction of a multi-billion rand mother and child hospital.

Sport

Boks coach adds two players in squad for Australasian leg

Tuesday 30 August 2016 17:08

Springboks coach Allister Coetzee has resisted the opportunity to wield the axe and has instead called up just two more players to the squad for the Australasian leg of the Rugby Championship.

Opinion

President Jacob Zuma is accused of using the Hawks to target his finance minister, Pravin Gordhan.
SA finance minister is vindicating the law by ignoring police unit

Tuesday 30 August 2016 06:41

In South Africa the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (the Hawks) have been circling finance minister Pravin Gordhan.

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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