Other National & Provincial News
Zuma to unveil Mandela statue12/12/2013 16:25
President Zuma will unveil a nine-metre-high bronze statue of former president Nelson Mandela at the Union Buildings in Pretoria next week, the arts and culture department said on Thursday.
Mandela one of the greatest: Mantashe12/12/2013 15:58
Nelson Mandela's life should be celebrated because he was one of the world's greatest icons, ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe said on Thursday.
Internal note sparks Info Bill confusion12/12/2013 15:50
An internal parliamentary note listing draft laws passed in the legislature's fourth term sparked unfounded rumours on Thursday that the Protection of State Information Bill had been signed into law.
Interpreter 'was hallucinating'12/12/2013 15:38
The man accused of faking sign interpretation while standing alongside world leaders like U.S. President Barack Obama at Nelson Mandela's memorial service said Thursday he hallucinated that angels were entering the stadium, suffers from schizophrenia and has been violent in the past.
Malema arrives to view Mandela's body12/12/2013 15:23
EFF leader Julius Malema arrived at the Union Buildings in Pretoria to view the body of Nelson Mandela lying in state on Thursday :reports.
Africa must unite: Fransman12/12/2013 14:49
Former president Nelson Mandela would have wanted the African continent to unite, International Relations Deputy Minister Marius Fransman told diplomats during a memorial in Cape Town on Thursday.
Mbeki questions current leadership12/12/2013 14:42
While thousands of South Africans grieved at the open coffin of former president Nelson Mandela on Thursday, a debate grew about discontent with the country's leadership.
Surve pens letter to independent staff12/12/2013 13:31
Independent News and Media SA (INMSA) chair Iqbal Surve has penned a year-end letter to staff, detailing reasons for the removal of Cape Times editor Alide Dasnois.
More than 20, 000 queue to see Mandela12/12/2013 13:09
More than 20,000 people queued to see former president Nelson Mandela's body lying in state at the Union Buildings, in Pretoria, the City of Tshwane said on Thursday.
Combrink will resign: DA12/12/2013 12:46
Tlokwe mayor Annette Combrink will resign from her position, the DA said on Thursday after the ANC retained six wards in Wednesday's by-elections.