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Cosatu’s affiliates requested for Jacob Zuma not to address the May Day Rally.
Cosatu’s affiliates requested for Jacob Zuma not to address the May Day Rally. ( )

Zuma to address May Day rally despite opposition

President Jacob Zuma looks set to give the keynote speech at the Congress of South Africa’s Trade Unions’ (Cosatu) May Day rally on Monday.

Sundowns soar to top of PSL log
Saturday 29 April 2017 06:35
Rand flat, stocks led higher by Mediclinic
Friday 28 April 2017 20:08
Sundowns soar to top of PSL log
Saturday 29 April 2017 06:35
Rand flat, stocks led higher by Mediclinic
Friday 28 April 2017 20:08

South Africa

Highlights of the day's news.
SABC News Live Blog: 29 April 2017

Saturday 29 April 2017 06:53

Get the latest News as it happens on the SABC News Live Blog.

Africa

Pope Francis lands in Egypt in push for 'fraternity'

Friday 28 April 2017 16:54

Pope Francis landed in the Egyptian capital on Friday to promote "unity and fraternity" with Muslims and Christians, who have suffered a series of jihadist attacks.

World

US president Donald Trump agreed to honour the "one China" policy in February and then hosted Xi at his Florida resort earlier this month.
China reiterates Taiwan president's suggestion of call with Trump

Friday 28 April 2017 14:11

Beijing said on Friday that it opposed other countries that have diplomatic relations with China.

Politics

Cosatu’s affiliates requested for Jacob Zuma not to address the May Day Rally.
Zuma to address May Day rally despite opposition

Saturday 29 April 2017 06:51

President Jacob Zuma looks set to give the keynote speech at the Congress of South Africa’s Trade Unions’ (Cosatu) May Day rally on Monday.

Business

Rand flat, stocks led higher by Mediclinic

Friday 28 April 2017 20:08

South Africa's rand was flat late on Friday.

Science

The last El Nino was in 2015-2016.
El Nino likely to return this year - WMO

Friday 28 April 2017 15:17

El Nino weather conditions associated with droughts and flooding have a 50-60% probability of returning this year.

Lifestyle

The yacht will give the students an opportunity to prepare for their careers on the high seas.
Maritime education gets a much needed boost  

Friday 28 April 2017 20:25

The donation of a 26 foot yacht to the Lawhill Maritime Centre in Simon's Town means that more children from disadvantaged communities will now be to access South Africa’s Maritime industry.

Sport

Sundowns soar to top of PSL log

Saturday 29 April 2017 06:35

African champions Mamelodi Sundowns went top of the South African Absa Premiership for the first time this season by winning 2-0 at Golden Arrows Friday.

Opinion

Job losses will contribute to decreasing household income and increasing inequality - offsetting the benefits of the minimum wage to the economy as a whole.
Income inequality and the minimum wage

Friday 28 April 2017 17:50

In 1994, at the end of the apartheid era, South Africa was typified by massive income inequality.

Budget 2017

Minister Pravin Gordhan tables his Budget Speech in Parliament on the 22nd February.

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.

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.

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