Horseman: The stuff of legends

From battling against the odds during apartheid to realising his dream of the Soweto Equestrian Centre, Enos Mafokate (72) is not yet done.

SPCA to investigate military horses in ‘bad condition’

The SPCA has obtained a North Gauteng High Court order to allow it to investigate the wellbeing of horses owned by 12 SA Infantry Battalion.

Horse sense on a grand scale

An exhibition featuring works by about 60 artists reveals the magnificant beasts in their many facets.

Saudi archaeologists saddled with 9 000 year-old civilisation

Saudi Arabia is excavating a new archeological site that will show horses were domesticated 9 000 years ago in the Arabian peninsula,

Horse sickness hobbles breeding industry

An outbreak of African horse sickness has brought South Africa's horse exports to a grinding halt, costing breeders millions.

From the horse’s mouth

Learning to take up the reins of leadership with confidence can be a unique experience.


South African tourism to be hit hard by coronavirus

The stream of about 100 000 Chinese tourists to South Africa each year has dried up for now, MPs told

Public transport inequality

The Competition Commission’s market inquiry reveals that South Africa’s public transport system remains skewed by class, advantaging middle- and high-income earners

Court date finally set for death in detention Haffejee inquest

Another apartheid-era death will be investigated after NPA pressured to finally act

Press Releases

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income

SAB Zenzele Kabili B-BBEE share scheme

New scheme to be launched following the biggest B-BBEE FMCG payout in South Africa’s history

TFSAs are the gymnasts of the retirement savings world

The idea is to get South Africans to save, but it's best to do your research first to find out if a TFSA is really suited to your needs

Achieving the litmus test of social relevance

The HSS Awards honours scholarly works based on their social relevance and contribution to the humanities and social sciences

Making sense of tax-free savings and investment

Have you made the most of your tax-free investment contributions?

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.