God Edition 2014

Music is my saviour

From a teenage obsession with music to an adult worship, Charles Leonard finds his church.

Different names and paths to the same source

James Francis talks to believers about how they came to their own understanding and relationship with what they call 'God'.

A ‘happy Jew’ meets the ancestors

Consulting a diviner offered Eve Fairbanks a glimpse into alternative spirituality – courtesy of an extraordinary woman with her own tale to tell.

The little girl who believed in miracles

Growing up in the Pentecostal church meant being shrouded in marvel, writes Rhodé Marshall.

Jesus bids us shine in a free market

The prosperity gospel has brought America's neoliberal, right-wing economics to churches worldwide, writes Verashni Pillay.

A death and life experience

Preparing a body for burial brings a unique nearness to God, writes Khadija Patel.

How my daughter found – and lost – God in school

Tanya Pampalone's daughter learnt how to pray at school but later decided she wasn't a Christian, or anything else.

An agnostic finds her spiritual side

Small rituals offer Zama Ndlovu a sense of completeness and keep the seat warm for God, should he ever show up.

Upholding Christ and the Constitution

Mogoeng Mogoeng tells why his Christian faith does not militate against his capacity to dispense justice fairly.

Oh Lord: It looks a lot like curtains

It was mathematics, then writing where Ekow Duker found God. And then his beloved wife died far too young.

Meeting God on the pages

Kopano Matlwa meets with God in the pages of books and has come to know him between the commas and interjections.

Ancestors in all aspects of my life

Family can extend beyond those still alive. But will the "dlozis" be as real to his son as they are to Shaka Sisulu?


Slice of life: Recycling for our lives

This lockdown will hurt my family in the stomach. We will suffer for this whole period. I don’t even know what I will do when my wife gives birth in the next two weeks

Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505

The health department says it is awaiting confirmation on whether two deaths in Kwazulu-Natal are related to the coronavirus disease

Press Releases

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

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

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