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Youth agency may purge Malema allies — report

Allies of expelled ANC Youth League leader Julius Malema may be ousted from the National Youth Development Agency's board.

Implats, unions strike deal to reinstate mineworkers

An agreement has been reached to reinstate striking Impala Platinum mineworkers, the National Union of Mineworkers

Saracens match moved to Newlands

The Western Province Rugby Football Union has refused to allow Saracens to play their Heineken Cup match against Bairritz at the Cape Town Stadium.

Mbeki: We should learn from Libya’s experiences

Former president Thabo Mbeki says recent events in Libya should raise alarm bells about the threat to Africa's hard won right to self-determination.

SABC, producers agree to work together

The SABC is committed to working with independent producers to develop stable employment opportunities in the industry, the state broadcaster says.

Scopa mulls new arms deal probe

The Standing Committee on Public Accounts was expected to meet on Wednesday to decide if it should re-open the multibillion-rand arms deal probe.

A mayor may not be ‘appointed’ by Malema, says ANC

Youth League president Julius Malema does not have the "authority or powers" to dictate deployment of ANC leaders in Limpopo, the provincial ANC says.

Zim report has info ‘supplied in confidence’

The Presidency tried to convince the Constitutional Court on Tuesday that it should not be compelled to release a report on the Zimbabwe elections.

Vavi: Colonialism, apartheid created serial killers

Colonialism, apartheid and international mining houses created serial killers and rapists, said Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi.

Zuma: South Africans buried apartheid on Freedom Day

South Africans buried apartheid and colonial oppression on Freedom Day in 1994 and opened a new chapter of unity, reconciliation.

UK: Settle down please, Malawi

Britain has warned Malawi on Tuesday to avoid escalating a diplomatic spat after its ambassador criticised President Bingu wa Mutharika.

Newspaper ordered to apologise to DA’s Zille

The <i>Sowetan</em> has been ordered to apologise to Helen Zille for saying she, as Western Cape premier, had wasted millions of rands on consultants.

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Western Cape SMBs look to technology to get them through pandemic

Many companies have over-capitalised on IT infrastructure in the past, and are looking for ways to access simpler, cheaper technology that cuts their costs

Land reform still a hot potato

The land has got to belong to all the people of South Africa, and many believe that there’s no other mechanism for that except expropriation

UP chemical pathology scientists develop ground-breaking nanobodies for Covid-19 detection and therapy

Nanobodies are smaller than conventional antibodies and easier to work with so they are ideal for good cheap sensitive rapid tests for Covid-19

Inclusion as learned experience in higher education

Understanding the complexity of intersections between oppressions relating to race and gender is key to any commitment to creating a culture of inclusion and social justice

Local government in crisis: how it can be fixed

Local governments are supposed to promote non-racial development, in a decentralised manner, but the reality does not match up

Covid-19 accelerates adoption of technology by the African property sector

It’s not the technology itself that is valuable, it’s the opportunities that it creates: this may be the perfect time for reinvention