Gabrielle Giffords

Arizona shooting suspect’s family expresses sorrow

The family of the accused gunman in the Arizona shooting spree expressed sorrow on Tuesday over the "heinous events".

US gun crime: Death for sale

Jared Lee Loughner was suspended from college and had been in trouble with the police. Yet he could buy a gun and kill six people.

Suspect in Arizona shooting spree in court

A college dropout made his first court appearance on Monday on five federal charges, including the attempted assassination of Gabrielle Giffords.

US tragedy has been coming for a long time

The shooting of Gabrielle Giffords may lead to the temporary hibernation of right-wing rage, but it is encoded in conservative DNA.

US charges ‘troubled’ man with Arizona shootings

The US government on Sunday charged a 22-year-old man with attempted assassination in the Arizona shooting rampage.

US congresswoman battles for life

US Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords was battling for her life on Sunday after an assailant shot her in the head and killed six others.

Bitter politics of Arizona loom over shooting

Even before the shooting of a US congresswoman on Saturday, the state of Arizona was in the throes of a convulsive political year.

Gunman wounds US congresswoman, kills six

A gunman shot a US congresswoman in the head, seriously wounding her, and killed six others in a shooting rampage at a public meeting on Saturday.


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

Ministers go into self-isolation

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

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