Thembelihle Tshabalala

Unions issue SABC with ultimatum

The South African Broadcasting Corporation's management body has two days to meet the 12, 2% salary increase demand by unions.

TAKE2: Why the construction strike makes me panic

I drive past the Soccer City construction site twice every weekday, and I am a chief critic of the progress, or the lack thereof, that takes place.

Workers vent frustration at SABC

More than 300 SABC employees sacrificed their lunch hour on Wednesday to demand a 12,2% salary increase.

SABC strike: ‘There will be no broadcast blackouts’

SABC spokesperson Kaizer Kganyago said on Tuesday that there will be no broadcast blackouts should a strike by SABC workers go ahead.

Free to walk history’s streets in Soweto

There were five different ways I could walk -- five different ways to repeat the routes that the students who marched on June 16 1976 had taken.

Pirates force Seacom to delay cable switch-on — again

Somali pirates have once again delayed Seacom's cable installation plans, shifting the switch-on date to late July.

Plane collides with car in freak accident

A freeboarding outing among colleagues turned into a freak accident in Kugersdorp on Sunday afternoon after an aeroplane collided with a car.

Concourt hears M&G journo’s case

Journalist Stefaans Brümmer's arguments this week on the constitutionality of sections of the PAIA may result in a change in the Act.

Govt will be held accountable, says Zuma

South African President Jacob Zuma on Sunday toured Soweto to thank the people for putting the ANC into power.

‘The wounds haven’t healed’

Exactly a year ago Lovemore Sibanda told the M&G about how he lost his house during the xenophobic violence. We caught up with him recently.

Zuma takes the reins

As the chief justice administered the oath to Jacob Zuma, Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi extended his hand to Zuma ally Ranjeni Munusamy.

Round the runway

Lynley Donnelly and Thembelihle Tshabalala get the inside track on the business of local fashion following Sanlam SA Fashion Week 2009.

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