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NGO Right2Know added its weight in uncovering apartheid- era corruption.
Right2Know calls for transparency in uncovering apartheid corruption

Monday 16 January 2017 17:14

NGO Right2Know, or R2K, has added its voice to those calling for greater transparency in uncovering apartheid- era corruption.


Cyril Ramaphosa is accompanied by several Cabinet ministers and a South African business delegation.
Ramaphosa arrives in Davos for WEF

Monday 16 January 2017 14:39

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has arrived in Davos leading a high-level delegation from business, labour and government to attend the World Economic Forum meeting.  


Dlamini last played for the national team at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games in August.
Dlamini, Theledi called up to Banyana squad to play France

Monday 16 January 2017 13:12

Midfielder Amanda Dlamini and goalkeeper Monnye Theledi have been called up to replace the injured Nompumelelo Nyandeni and Roxanne Barker in the Banyana Banyana squad to face France .


Eskom reaches payment agreement with N Cape municipality

Monday 16 January 2017 12:10

Dikgatlong Municipality at Barkley West in the N Cape has reached a payment agreement with Eskom which will see it avoid an interruption in power supply.


Durban police are investigating a possible jewellery syndicate

Monday 16 January 2017 09:20

Police are investigating the possibility of a syndicate as the manhunt continues for the so called "Hammer Gang" who robbed a popular jewellery store in Durban.


Gift of the Givers unaware of Shiraaz Mohamed’s location

Monday 16 January 2017 08:04

The Gift of the Givers says they are unaware of South African Photo Journalist Shiraaz Mohamed's location.


ANCWL spearheads female president campaign

Monday 16 January 2017 05:49

The campaign for a female president has been spearheaded by the ANCWL, supported by the Youth League and the so-called "premier league" of Mpumalanga, Free State and Limpopo leaders.


Cape Town residents urged to report misuse of water

Monday 16 January 2017 05:33

The City of Cape Town has urged residents to report anyone contravening the city's level three water restrictions.


School uniform suppliers in SA could face prosecution

Sunday 15 January 2017 19:16

School uniform suppliers in South Africa could be prosecuted for not allowing the free flow of business in the country.


UN to employ innovative approaches to leave no-one behind

Sunday 15 January 2017 14:46

One of the main goals for the inaugural United Nations (UN) World Data Forum, is to find innovative approaches in making sure that no one is left behind.


W Cape officials make arrests at various roadblocks

Sunday 15 January 2017 13:39

Western Cape Traffic officials have arrested 15 motorists at various roadblocks across the province this weekend.


Jazz legend Thandi Klaasen has died

Sunday 15 January 2017 11:55

South African jazz legend Thandi Klaasen has died at the age of 86.


Preparations for F State by-elections at advanced stage

Sunday 15 January 2017 11:44

The IEC in the Free State says preparations for next month's by-elections in Metsimaholo, Sasolburg in the Northern Free State are at an advanced stage.


Learners involved in paper leak to get their results

Sunday 15 January 2017 10:15

Parents of the New Era college implicated in the Maths paper leak in last year's exams say they are delighted that their children will finally get their results.


The Automobile Association says South Africa needs a broader, more actionable and implementable road safety strategy, to curb accidents..
A new road safety strategy is needed: Automobile Association

Sunday 15 January 2017 08:54

The Automobile Association says South Africa needs a broader, more actionable and implementable road safety strategy, to curb accidents.


Rooibos Council finds solution to rejuvenate body

Sunday 15 January 2017 08:45

The South African Rooibos Council has found a solution to rejuvenate your body, mind and soul.


Uniform suppliers may be prosecuted for no free flow of business

Sunday 15 January 2017 06:38

School uniform suppliers may be prosecuted for not allowing a free flow of business.


Govt doing its best to ensure Shiraaz Mohamed’s release

Sunday 15 January 2017 06:21

The International Relations Department says it is doing its best to ensure the release of South African photo-journalist Shiraaz Mohamed, who has allegedly been kidnapped in Syria.


McIlroy trails leader Storm by three in SA Open

Saturday 14 January 2017 20:36

World No.: 2 Rory McIlroy remained in hot pursuit of the South African Open title Saturday after a third-round 67 left him second, three shots behind leader Graeme Storm.  


From January 2 to 4 the cross-border road transport operators from Lesotho were hindered at points of entry in Free State as a result of conflict with South African taxi operators.
Peters to convene meeting on Lesotho/SA cross-border taxi dispute

Saturday 14 January 2017 17:56

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters will convene a meeting with a delegation from the Free State and other stakeholders to discuss the South Africa/Lesotho cross-border road transport impasse.


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