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Mbulaheni Maguvhe will be summoned to appear before Parliament's ad hoc committee on the inquiry into the SABC if he does not appear willingly. ( )

Parly SABC committee to summon Maguvhe

The ad-hoc committee on the SABC board inquiry says it will use Parliament's legal powers to summon board chairperson, Mbulaheni Maguvhe, if he refuses to appear before them.

Ghana admits to voting irregularities
Wednesday 7 December 2016 20:56
Ghana admits to voting irregularities
Wednesday 7 December 2016 20:56
Assange releases testimony, says he is innocent
Wednesday 7 December 2016 20:47
Kyalami, CT emerge as Grand Prix host contenders
Wednesday 7 December 2016 20:34

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SABC News Live Blog: 08 December 2016

Thursday 8 December 2016 05:36

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


Ghana admits to voting irregularities

Wednesday 7 December 2016 20:56

Ghana's Electoral Commission says while there were irregularities at some of the country's polling stations these were resolved allowing voting to proceed smoothly.


Assange releases testimony, says he is innocent

Wednesday 7 December 2016 20:47

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange released on Wednesday his testimony from last month's London questioning in a Swedish rape investigation.


ANC still believes in Block’s innocence

Wednesday 7 December 2016 17:49

The ANC in the Northern Cape says they still support John Block and still believe in his innocence, despite his jail sentence.


Brexit will not undermine UK, South Africa economic ties

Wednesday 7 December 2016 21:26

United Kingdom (UK) Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, has arrived in South Africa to ensure that Brexit will strengthen and not undermine trade and investment ties.


Musk's SpaceX says rockets to remain grounded until January

Wednesday 7 December 2016 21:17

Elon Musk's Space X has been forced to delay the return of its rockets to flight until January.


On 75th anniversary, U.S. veterans recall Japanese attack on Pearl Har

Wednesday 7 December 2016 21:53

It has been 75 years but U.S. Navy veteran James Leavelle can still recall watching with horror as Japanese warplanes rained bombs on his fellow sailors in the surprise attack at Pearl Harbor


Infantino said to favour World Cup with 16 groups of three

Wednesday 7 December 2016 21:30

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has changed his mind again over his plans for the future of the World Cup and has now recommended a 48-team tournament with 16 groups of three.


Supporters of president-elect Adama Barrow celebrate his victory in Banjul, the Gambia.
The Gambia keeps dream of deepening democracy in Africa alive

Wednesday 7 December 2016 07:23

The year ends with a gust of transformational winds blowing over the Gambia and Angola, raising hopes that Africa’s democracy project is not as dead as it is feared to be.


Minister Pravin Gordhan delivers his Mid-Term Budget Policy Statement on the 26th October 2016.

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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