Other National & Provincial News
EFF man shoots Malema rival16/9/2014 2:28
A top former ANC Youth League leader is on the run and an ANC branch chairperson is in a critical condition in hospital as political intolerance in Limpopo turned into bloody violence.
Policy to ‘focus on jobless youth’16/9/2014 2:24
The review of the national youth policy will focus on the unskilled and unemployed coloured and black youth, Deputy Minister in the Presidency Buti Manamela said yesterday.
Answers demanded on Eskom bailout16/9/2014 2:20
The DA demanded answers from the government yesterday on what its bailout plan for the embattled state electricity utility Eskom will entail.
Nobel 14 plead to Zuma16/9/2014 2:15
The office of the president yesterday expressed that they could not confirm the status of a request made by 14 Nobel Peace Laureates for an unconditional guarantee of a visa for Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama.
No confidence in the speaker16/9/2014 2:12
With the motion of no confidence against the speaker of Parliament Baleka Mbete to be debated today, the ANC yesterday reiterated their stance that she is fit to lead parliament.
NUM denies being dislodged by Amcu16/9/2014 2:05
The National Union of Minewerkers (NUM) has come out guns blazing against claims that it had been dislodged by rival Amcu at Sibanye Gold’s Beatrix mine in Free State.
Judge’s verdict defended16/9/2014 2:03
Legal organisations have come out in defence of judge Thoko Masipa amid public threats and personal attacks resulting in her verdict in the Oscar Pistorius trial.
‘Losing the fight against drugs’16/9/2014 1:30
South Africa is sitting on a drugs time bomb with the youth in townships increasingly being drawn into a twilight world of addiction, where the craving for substances like whoonga in KZN, nyaope in Gauteng and tik in the Cape rules their lives. These are all heroin and dagga-based drugs which are r
Unions fight for actors16/9/2014 1:01
Trade union federation Cosatu has called for the 16 principal cast members fired from popular soap opera Generations to be reinstated as the week-long campaign to boycott the production kicking off yesterday.
Reopening wage negotiations illegal15/9/2014 19:32
Barnard Mokwena, who was Lonmin executive president of human capital and external affairs at the time of the 2012 Marikana shootings, told the commission in Pretoria:
Grabouw protesters stone cars15/9/2014 18:44
Protesters in Grabouw threw stones at cars stuck in a traffic jam on the N2 from Cape Town on Monday afternoon, police said.