David George

South Africa retests over 50 top cyclists for EPO

Lance Armstrong's confession has pushed South Africa's anti-doping body to retroactively test blood samples from over 50 top cyclists.

Two year ban for SA cycling champion

South African cycling champion David George has been banned from the sport for two years for a doping offence.

Cycling hell comes full circle

The fallout has begun and, no, it has nothing to do with the media's role in reporting on the sport, says Richard Poplak.

Cyclist David George admits taking banned drug

Top South African cyclist, David George, has admitted taking the banned drug EPO and is prepared to face the consequences.

Top South African cyclist bust for doping

One of South Africa's foremost cyclists, David George, has tested positive for the banned EPO drug and faces a charge of doping.

SA cyclists keep mum on Armstrong saga

As the wheels come off, locals who rode with US legend Lance Armstrong are keeping their heads down. Richard Poplak reports.


The Mogale Centre: A place of hope for young offenders

In the last story of her series about children behind bars, Athandiwe Saba speaks to young men who have committed serious crimes and are now living behind the walls of the Mogale Child and Youth Care Centre

Covid-19 fight to enter house-to-house testing phase

President urges people to continue staying at home for the next 17 days

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

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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