Everything but on point

It is certainly not its experience in engineering that won Limpopo's On-Point Engineering a R52-million tender, writes Lionel Faull.

ANC Women’s League majority want Zuma as president

Initial reports suggest the majority of ANC Women's League members want Jacob Zuma back as party president, the organisation said on Saturday.

Segorong community ousted to make way for mine expansion

The mining must go ahead. Its pincers are tearing into a community that happens to live on top of land that holds precious minerals.

Editorial: Troops must stay clear of protests

For all its failings, the military remains effective in one regard: instilling fear. And striking workers at Marikana felt that fear this week.

Limpopo pupils face more of the same

Money crisis means grades lacking textbooks this year could start 2013 without books again.

High court to review Limpopo feeding scheme tenders

The North Gauteng High Court has been asked to review all 337 contracts for school feeding schemes in Limpopo due to apparent tender irregularities.

Limpopo textbook saga: Musical chairs is a distraction, not a solution

Firing Minister of Basic Education Angie Motshekga or the provincial department's minister will not result in meaningful change, writes Rapule Tabane.

Masemola: Unfair to blame me for textbook debacle

Limpopo's education minister Dickson Masemola says it is "unfair" that he is being blamed for the Limpopo textbook saga.

SIU probes senior officials in textbook shame

A confidential SIU report highlights irregularities, wasteful expenditure totalling hundreds of millions, as Jonathan Erasmus reports.

Mandela biography among destroyed textbooks

A biography of Nelson Mandela, Shakespeare plays and Aids education manuals were among the textbooks destroyed by the Limpopo education department.

DA, Cope: Why are Limpopo textbooks being destroyed?

The DA and Cope have said they want Angie Motshekga to answer to allegations that textbooks are being dumped and destroyed in Limpopo.

Schoolchildren still lack textbooks in Limpopo

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has denied blame for a delay in the delivery of textbooks to Limpopo schools, saying she would not quit.


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