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Recent media reports have spoken of a clash between President Jacob Zuma Zuma and Pravin Gordhan.
Recent media reports have spoken of a clash between President Jacob Zuma Zuma and Pravin Gordhan. ( )

President not "at war" with finance minister: Presidency

President Jacob Zuma is not "at war" with Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan over the control of the National Treasury, the presidency said on Friday in response to widespread media reports.

The arrest by the Hawks came after six months of investigations into illegal activities at the Beitbridge border post.
Beitbridge officials border out on bail
Friday 27 May 2016 14:09
Highlights of the week's technology stories.
Tech Wrap: 27 May 2016
Friday 27 May 2016 12:59

South Africa

In a briefing to parliament's Basic Education Committee, the department said while it accepts the recommendations, some of them go beyond its scope of competence.
Govt’s hand tight in full implementation of Jobs for cash report

Friday 27 May 2016 14:47

The Education department says some of the recommendations in the Jobs for cash report go beyond its scope of competence.

Africa

Lesotho Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili
Uproar ensues in Mosisili's party over call for him to step down

Friday 27 May 2016 14:01

Calls for Lesotho Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili to step down by some youth in his party Democratic Congress have caused public conflict among members.

World

US President Barack Obama hugs an atomic bomb survivor Shigeaki Mori as he visits Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, Japan May 27, 2016.
Obama mourns dead in Hiroshima, calls for world without nuclear arms

Friday 27 May 2016 15:03

Barack Obama on Friday became the first incumbent US president to visit Hiroshima, the site of the world's first atomic bombing.

Politics

Recent media reports have spoken of a clash between President Jacob Zuma Zuma and Pravin Gordhan.
President not "at war" with finance minister: Presidency

Friday 27 May 2016 15:04

President Jacob Zuma is not "at war" with Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan over the control of the National Treasury, the presidency said on Friday in response to widespread media reports.

Business

SADC and EU partnership agreement seeks to contribute to regional poverty reduction programmes.
SADC-EU Economic Partnership Agreement signing set for June

Friday 27 May 2016 15:14

The Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between the European Union and seven of the 15 member states of the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) will be signed in Botswana.

Science

Highlights of the week's technology stories.
Tech Wrap: 27 May 2016

Friday 27 May 2016 12:59

ABSA kicks off ChatBanking, enabling clients to do their banking on Twitter, MTN launches in Nigeria, Microsoft announces more job cuts, SA introduces Uber Cash, Loyiso Gola trends

Lifestyle

‘Nat Nakasa fought apartheid through his writings’

Friday 27 May 2016 08:50

Minister of Arts and Culture Nathi Mthethwa says the month of May, which is Africa Month, cannot be commemorated without mentioning the name of Nathaniel "Nat" Nakasa.

Sport

Pirates, United to battle it out for Nedbank glory

Friday 27 May 2016 12:35

Orlando Pirates will lock horns with Supersport United in the final match of the 2016 Nedbank Cup at the Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane on Saturday afternoon.

Opinion

Threat to close Dadaab camp plays on international refugee fears

Friday 27 May 2016 07:53

The Kenyan government says that it plans to close Dadaab, the world’s largest refugee camp.

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.

ANC January 8 Statement

The African National Congress (ANC) held its 'January 8' celebrations and 104th anniversary in Rustenburg, North West on 9 January 2016

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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