James Nxumalo new chair of ANC’s strongest region

The election of Blade Nzimande's ally and South African Communist Party provincial chairperson made for an interesting realignment of ANC politics.

Violence delays ANC’s eThekwini elective conference

The eThekwini regional conference is now expected to take place from December 19 to 21, after being postponed for "logistical reasons".

Battle for eThekwini: ‘Comrade will turn on comrade’

As the ANC eThekwini prepares to elect a new leadership many believe this powerful position holds more sway in the national body than in the province.

SA environment campaigner wins global prize

An environmental campaigner from Durban has won a Goldman Environment award as an acknowledgement of his work in shutting down a landfill in the city.

Collapsed Tongaat mall construction group awarded R101m tender

Gralio Precast, responsible for the collapsed Tongaat mall that killed one person and injured 29 others, has been awarded another R101-million tender.

ANC’s biggest region backs Zuma, Ramaphosa at Mangaung

The eThekwini ANC has decided to back President Jacob Zuma for a second term at the ANC's national elective conference in Mangaung in December.

Ethekwini ANC criticises ‘white madam’ Zille, rallies behind Zuma

The leaders of ANC's biggest region, eThekwini, have criticised the DA and other opposition parties and said President Zuma needs to be respected.

eThekwini beset by infighting and ghost memberships

Allegations of ghost memberships, infighting and the exclusion of long-standing members from the voters' roll plague eThekwini ahead of Mangaung.

ANC warns murder accused’s release will spark instability

The ANC has warned that the release of man accused of murdering ANC eThekwini leader S'bu Sibiya will cause political instability.

Cash drought hinders metro climate plans

Local authorities have a long way to go in coming to grips with the causes and effects of climate change, experts in the field have warned.


High court refuses application to cross provinces for a funeral

Despite “extreme sympathy”, court says it must uphold the law

Viral threat no match for Mama K’s Team 4

While most of Netflix’s live-action productions have been suspended, work on Mama K’s forges on from the comfort of animators’ couches and kitchen tables

Under lockdown SA’s working poor is just poor

Last week, the International Labour Organisation warned that the economic fallout of the coronavirus outbreak would have a devastating effect on global working poverty

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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