Monday 5 October 2015 19:15
The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (Popcru) has described calls to fire Police Commissioner General Riah Phiyega as sexist and racist.
Saturday 3 October 2015 22:31
Economic Freedom Fighters' chairperson Dali Mpofu says what French economist, Thomas Piketty has said on reducing inequality in South Africa is what the EFF has been saying all along.
Wednesday 30 September 2015 19:45
In his book, celebrity French Economist Thomas Piketty writes that the Marikana tragedy in South Africa is a symbol of the effects of inequality and the unfair distribution of capital.
Wednesday 30 September 2015 17:37
Lawyers representing Marikana miners say they are still waiting for official communication from the Presidency regarding the compensation of Marikana workers.
Wednesday 30 September 2015 12:22
Everybody wants a piece of Professor Thomas Piketty, and South Africa will enjoy a nice chunk of him this week, as long as he is able to get an emergency passport.
Wednesday 30 September 2015 10:45
Family members of the Marikana mineworkers have welcomed steps to reach an out-of-court settlement.
Tuesday 29 September 2015 20:51
President Jacob Zuma says he is looking for a swift process in which to compensate the victims of the Marikana tragedy.
Tuesday 29 September 2015 13:19
National Police Commissioner, Riya Phiyega, says just under 18 000 people were murdered between April 2014 and March 2015.
Tuesday 29 September 2015 08:03
President Jacob Zuma now has to consider reasons submitted by National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega on why she should not be suspended, pending the inquiry into her fitness to hold office.
Wednesday 23 September 2015 15:50
Bheki Cele's tenure as national police commissioner recorded a sharp decline in the number of armed robberies in the country, the SA Institute of Race Relations (SAIRR) said on Wednesday.
Tuesday 22 September 2015 20:49
While opposition parties welcomed the inquiry into national police commissioner Riah Phiyega, they questioned why she should be given time to motivate against being suspended.
Tuesday 22 September 2015 14:59
A board of inquiry into National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega’s fitness to hold office has been set up, President Jacob Zuma announced on Tuesday.
Tuesday 22 September 2015 12:45
The Marikana miners have welcomed both decisions by the Constitutional Court regarding a funding dispute
Monday 21 September 2015 08:42
Thomas Piketty’s visit to South Africa provides an opportunity to think creatively about what is driving inequality in the country and what appropriate measures might be to address the problem.
Tuesday 15 September 2015 20:58
The EFF in Parliament says they will make sure that National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete informs Lonmin mine that the Assembly says the mining company is "corrupt to the core".
Thursday 10 September 2015 08:29
The DA says EFF leader, Julius Malema's remarks and behaviour on Wednesday, although unparliamentary, did not constitute a life endangering disruption in accordance with the rules of the House.
Wednesday 9 September 2015 05:33
Government is to convene a mining indaba next week to deliberate on intervention plans to rescue the mining industry which is faced with massive job losses.
Tuesday 8 September 2015 20:55
President Jacob Zuma says good progress is being made to bring peace and stability in the mining industry which is still a key pillar of the economy and employs around half million people.
Tuesday 8 September 2015 20:41
Some Marikana residents want the Koppie where miners were shot and killed by police during clashes in 2012 to be declared a heritage site.
Thursday 3 September 2015 18:03
National Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega has told President Jacob Zuma she needs more time to respond to his letter warning her of a possible suspension.