Media houses to go to court over signal jamming

South African media houses will go to court to prevent any future attempts to unlawfully block communication signals during parliamentary sessions.

Presidency mum on Zuma response to SIU report

The presidency will not comment on a report saying that Zuma will only respond to the SIU on Nkandla if served with a legal warning.

Justice minister calls for end to NPA infighting

Justice Minister Michael Masutha has called on the National Prosecuting Authority to halt infighting and resolve the fate of NPA head Mxolisi Nxasana.

Baleka Mbete sworn in as speaker of the House

ANC national chair Baleka Mbete is the uncontested new speaker of the National Assembly after receiving more than 70% of the votes.

Chief justice swears in fifth Parliament’s MPs

Parliament's 400 new and returning MPs have been sworn in, with newcomers including Julius Malema and Floyd Shivambu.

Zille sets DA’s gaze on 2016 local elections

After arriving back in the Western Cape, the DA head says her party will start planning for the 2016 local government elections from Monday.

Oscar trial: Nel accuses Pistorius of faking tears

Prosecutor Gerrie Nel has accused Oscar Pistorius of faking emotional distress while being cross-examined about shooting Reeva Steenkamp.

Oscar trial: Pistorius didn’t look at Steenkamp

Oscar Pistorius has told court he never looked at Reeva Steenkamp before he rushed to confront a suspected intruder.

Oscar trial: Pistorius to have his say

Oscar Pistorius will take the stand in his murder trial, his defence team has confirmed.

Oscar trial: Transcript of message rows read in court

In the weeks before Reeva Staankamp died she had several Whatsapp exchanges with her boyfriend Oscar Pistorius that indicated fights.

Oscar trial: Cop justifies moving evidence in house

A police investigator says he had moved objects on the scene where Oscar Pistorius shot Reeva Steenkamp as a legitimate part of the investigation.

Pistorius trial: Cop admits to evidence botch

A former police officer has testified that evidence was mishandled on the scene were Oscar Pistorius shot Reeva Steenkamp.

Press Releases

Everyone’s talking about it. Even Kentucky

Earlier this year South African fried chicken fast-food chain, Chicken Licken®, launched a campaign for their wallet-friendly EasyBucks® meals, based on the idea of ‘Everyone’s talking about it.’

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world