Kirsten Nematandani

Former Safa boss Nematandani banned over match-fixing

Nematandani was banned in connection with a match-fixing scandal involving Bafana Bafana in 2010.

Fifa match-fixing investigators arrive in SA

Safa has welcomed a delegation of Fifa investigators who have arrived in SA to look into cases of alleged match-fixing ahead of the 2010 World Cup.

SA’s year of humiliation in soccer

From a premature tournament qualification celebration to Danny Jordaan's broken promises at Cosafa, South African soccer has had an embarrassing year.

CAF: Bafana not yet qualified

The Confederation of African Football says Bafana Bafana's post-match celebrations are premature.

Safa, SABC reach broadcast agreement

The SABC has agreed to pay R3-million in order to televise Saturday's African Cup of Nations qualifier between Bafana Bafana and Sierra Leone.

Libya likely to lose 2013 Africa Cup of Nations

Libya are likely to be replaced as 2013 Africa Cup of Nations hosts this week, with Algeria, Nigeria and SA prepared to take over the tournament.

Bafana Bafana get a replacement for Nigeria

Safa has found a new opponent for Bafana Bafana after Nigeria's controversial withdrawal from August's friendly match.

Safa to fork out R5-million for Bafana name

The South African Football Association will pay R5-million for the trademark to the national team's nickname, Bafana Bafana.

Safa due to change Bafana Bafana name

Safa will change the name of the national soccer team, according to the company that owns the rights to the use of the Bafana Bafana trademark.

Bafana move up world rankings

Bafana Bafana have moved up four places in the Fifa world rankings, the South African Football Association announced on Wednesday.

Jordaan joins Fifa inspection team

Danny Jordaan has announced his decision to join the Fifa World Cup inspection team -- but was mum on any long-term offers from the body.

What now for Bafana?

While Safa is silent on Carlos Alberto Parreira's replacement after the Soccer World Cup, the smart money is on his assistant, Pitso Mosimane.


From the archives: For the first time, an insiders’ account of the Third Force

Two young gangsters give an horrific account of how they were encouraged, equipped and trained to carry out violence against ANC-linked targets by the security forces.

Ramaphosa bets big on infrastructure to boost economy

Sona was a mixed bag but there were some meaningful announcements

Stranded commuters say Ramaphosa’s rail promises ring hollow

Cape Town’s largest passenger rail line has been closed for months, hitting people’s pockets and adding to road traffic congestion

Press Releases

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.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it