Fight for documents detailing Libyan officials’ orders

Lawyers want Egypt's government to hand over documents that may reveal who ordered police to fire on protesters during the violent uprising.

Egypt’s euphoria

A South African documentary producer found hope and uncertainty in the post-Mubarak era.

Egypt protesters return to Tahrir Square

Egyptian Prime Minister Essam Sharaf said on Monday he would reshuffle his Cabinet within a week, but protesters said they were not satisfied.

Ousted Egypt leader Hosni Mubarak to be put on trial

Deposed president Hosni Mubarak and his two sons will face charges of graft and ordering the deaths of protesters during Egypt's uprising in January.

Wife released as Mubarak pleads for amnesty

Ousted Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak's wife has signed her assets over to the state, as her husband pledged to do likewise in a bid for amnesty.

Relic robbers steal 145 Egyptian artefacts

Thieves escaped with 145 Islamic artefacts after raiding a university storage area in Cairo in March, Egypt's minister of antiquities said on Tuesday.

After the revolution: Egyptians demand accountability

Protesters gathered in Cairo, Alexandria and other Egyptian cities on Friday, demanding that ousted president Hosni Mubarak be called to account.

After the carrot, Egypt military shows the stick

Egypt's military, after promising to deliver civilian rule in months, warned workers using their freedom to protest over pay that strikes must stop.

Thousands of Egypt protestors keep up the pressure

Several hundred thousand Egyptians thronged Cairo's now iconic Tahrir Square on Friday to pressure their new military rulers for democratic reform.

Protesters target Egypt’s antiquities chief

The man in charge of Egyptian antiquities has starred in a TV show about his exploits. On Monday, however, he was under siege.

Military urges halt to strikes gripping Egypt

Egypt's military government on Monday urged a halt to widespread strikes inspired by a popular uprising that threatened to paralyse the country.

Tutankhamun statues among priceless items stolen

An Egyptian minister says thieves targeted most-valuable artefacts after breaking in through roof and descending by ropes.


Can you pause a pandemic? Inside the race to stop spread of Covid-19

Tracing the close contacts of people who test positive for coronavirus disease is a delicate dance. Here’s why these health workers wait for the cover of darkness to take action

Ministers go into self-isolation

Two ministers have taken precautions after a Dirco employee tested positive for the virus

The solitary choreography of solo prayer

Covid-19 transmissions in mosques and churches have complicated our relationships with them

Press Releases

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

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories