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Unions: ‘Hyena’ king laughing all the way to the bank

Numsa has added its voice to criticism of SA's granting of a R2.4-billion loan to Swaziland, slamming the '"tyranny" of "hyena" King Mswati's regime.

Anger at Malema’s ‘insane’ land-grab comments

Agricultural organisations across the racial spectrum spoke out on Monday against ANC Youth League leader Julius Malema's land-grab talk.

Herald invites Faku to visit and voice his concerns

The ANC's Nceba Faku has yet to accept an invitation to visit the <em>Herald</em> after reportedly threatening to torch its offices.

Judgment reserved in M&G bid to access Zim report

There is an "evidentional void" in the Presidency's argument it could not release a report on the 2002 Zimbabwe elections, the Concourt has heard.

SA voters and the ‘gatvol’ factor

The opposition sees them as electioneering tools. A company has spotted a marketing opportunity. But for the voter, they are simply "moerse gate".

Protector will not revise police-lease report

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela will not revise her controversial report on an "improper" R500-million police lease agreement.

Labour law debate ‘based on disinformation’

The controversial Employment Equity Amendment Bill is meant to fight white male domination in management positions, the ANC said on Tuesday.

Manuel’s letter to Manyi leaves ANCYL fuming

National Planning Minister Trevor Manuel has sided with "right-wing political forces opposed to the ANC", the ANC Youth League said on Wednesday.

ANC debates local govt problems

African National Congress leaders debated provincial and local government weaknesses at a three-day summit that started in Johannesburg on Thursday.

ANC mulls single election

The ANC will discuss the possibility of one election date for local, provincial and national elections at an upcoming summit, the party says.

Majali case postponed

The fraud case involving businessman Sandile Majali was postponed for further investigation in the Johannesburg Commercial Crimes Court on Tuesday.

World Cup boosts SA’s reputation

South Africa's reputation overseas improved significantly after the successful hosting of the Soccer World Cup, researchers said on Wednesday.


Yeoville can police itself, thank you

In the Johannesburg suburb, neat queues are enforced, physical distances maintained and fights stopped by its community policing forum

Worship during lockdown – in a different way

The bishop uses WhatsApp to share scripture readings, and prayers and comments with all his congregants during the lockdown

Slice of life: ‘People have more compassion’

You know, this coronavirus thing, I just feel, if South Africans can stick together, we’ll get through this

Press Releases

Rahima Moosa Hospital nursing college introduces no-touch facial recognition access system

The new system allows the hospital to enrol people’s faces immediately, using artificial intelligence, and integrates easily with existing access control infrastructure, including card readers and biometrics

Everyone’s talking about it. Even Kentucky

Earlier this year South African fried chicken fast-food chain, Chicken Licken®, launched a campaign for their wallet-friendly EasyBucks® meals, based on the idea of ‘Everyone’s talking about it.’

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

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