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ANC Chief Whip, Jackson Mthembu, says the board must revoke the decision to appoint Motsoeneng to another executive position, describing it as shocking. ( )

SABC’s Motsoeneng re-appointment illegal: Jackson Mthembu

The ANC Chief Whip Jackson Mthembu says the SABC's appointment of Hlaudi Motsoeneng as the Group Executive of Corporate Affairs is illegal.

Asian pangolin species listed as endangered at CITES
Wednesday 28 September 2016 14:58
SAB Miller takeover becomes a reality
Wednesday 28 September 2016 14:53

South Africa

SABC’s Motsoeneng re-appointment illegal: Jackson Mthembu

Wednesday 28 September 2016 16:40

The ANC Chief Whip Jackson Mthembu says the SABC's appointment of Hlaudi Motsoeneng as the Group Executive of Corporate Affairs is illegal.

Africa

 Boko Haram violence has left more than 65 000 people living in famine in the northeast.
Female Boko Haram victims in Nigerian camps forced to sell sex

Wednesday 28 September 2016 06:06

Tired of watching her five children go hungry in a camp for people fleeing Boko Haram in northeastern Nigeria, Amina Ali Pulka decided to befriend a young man who worked in the kitchen.

World

Republican Donald Trump and his rival Hillary Clinton.
Clinton seeks to keep Trump on defensive after US presidential debate

Wednesday 28 September 2016 05:48

Donald Trump suggested on Tuesday he would hit rival Hillary Clinton harder in the next US presidential debate while the Democratic nominee sought to keep him on the defensive.

Politics

Gwede Mantashe says the poor performance was not about service delivery failures.
ANC election drop due to "trust deficit"

Wednesday 28 September 2016 05:36

Gwede Mantashe says the failure by the party during the Local Government Elections was caused by what he calls a " trust deficit" between the organisation and its supporters.

Business

In a statement, the chief executive officer of MTN Nigeria, Ferdi Moolman, said the allegations are baseless.
MTN refutes claims of repatriating billions from Nigeria

Wednesday 28 September 2016 15:55

MTN has refuted claims that it repatriated over R100-billion illegally from Nigeria.

Science

While heart disease is rife mainly among the elderly, more and more young people are putting themselves in the high risk category.
Unhealthy diets exacerbate the onset of heart disease: Experts

Wednesday 28 September 2016 17:04

Everyday 130 South Africans will suffer a heart attack. And while some will survive, others will not be as lucky.

Lifestyle

Blood stock levels critically low: SANBS

Wednesday 28 September 2016 12:08

Blood stock levels nationwide are critically low, with only about 1,9 days' supply.

Sport

Platinum Stars hold Pirates to a 1-1 draw

Wednesday 28 September 2016 06:38

Orlando Pirates missed out on reclaiming the Absa Premiership top spot after playing to a 1-all draw with Platinum Stars at Orlando Stadium.

Opinion

Students have been protesting demanding free higher education.
The wrong questions being asked in the free higher education debate

Wednesday 28 September 2016 08:55

The main brief of the Commission of Inquiry into Higher Education and Training demands that it enquires and makes findings on the feasibility of fee-free higher education in South Africa.

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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