The troubled mine has closed, leaving behind a toxic legacy that nobody is prepared to deal with as liquidators try to cover debts before restitution.
Unemployment on the rise, contraceptives for students and SA would totally dig to host the Commonwealth Games, according to the minister of selfies.
Over the coming days, South Africa will release unemployment, money supply, credit extension and trade figures.
Unemployment in Zimbabwe is on the rise as businesses close or downsize. In Harare alone, 711 companies shut down in 24 months.
Equal opportunities when it comes to dream jobs that satisfy all your aspirations and goals are just that, a dream, writes Haji Mohamed Dawjee.
We investigate housing issues in Joâ€™burgâ€™s city centre, where many impoverished people live in unsafe buildings. What is the City doing to help?
Jacob Zuma is a competent job creator - he conjured up six new ministerial positions in a single press conference. But SA needs private-sector jobs.
Years after expecting they will get their jobs back, scores of Massmart workers remain unemployed.
'After Freedom: The Rise of the Post-Apartheid Generation in Democratic South Africa' looks at how hard it is for most of SA to find employment.
There was once work in the thriving industrial area north of Sandton. But industry left, spirits faded and lives and livelihoods ebbed.
Youth unemployment in South Africa is the third highest in the world, says the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa.
In his State of the Nation address, President Jacob Zuma highlighted his administration's successes but also expressed worry over violent protests.
Police say four people have been arrested for throwing bricks during the march for "real jobs", while the DA called the ANC a violent organisation.
DA leader Helen Zille will lead her party members in a march for "real jobs" but will not be allowed to go directly to Luthuli House.
Helen Zille has dubbed May 7 the "jobs election", saying employment will be a central issue in the most closely contested election since 1994.
A total of 6 000 DA supporters will march to the ANC's headquarters in Johannesburg to take the "fight for jobs" to the ruling party.
The uncertain benefits and costs of the youth employment incentive may mean the Bill does more harm than good, writes Sean Muller.
Those who have been unemployed for more than a year have less hope of ever finding a job.
Britain's finance minister reins in the welfare system in a bid to woo â€˜hard-working' voters.