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Jub Jub’s life in danger, court hears

The lives of hip-hop artist Jub Jub and his friend are in danger, the Protea Magistrate's Court heard on Thursday.

Stick-wielding students descend on Jub Jub trial

Hundreds of stick-wielding schoolboys descended upon a Soweto court on Thursday, crashing through a police barricade.

Mthethwa promises plan to curb farm murders

An attempt to cut back the number of farm murders was announced by Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa in Pretoria on Monday.

Sun City manager strangled

A Sun City manager was found strangled in her flat at the resort on Monday, on the day that a Fifa workshop started there, North West police said.

Murder down 30% since 1994, research shows

Murders have declined by 30% in South Africa since 1994 -- but perceptions of high crime levels remain.

A society at war with itself

South Africa has among the highest murder rates in the world, but what appears more difficult is formulating a response.

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Yeoville can police itself, thank you

In the Johannesburg suburb, neat queues are enforced, physical distances maintained and fights stopped by its community policing forum

Worship during lockdown – in a different way

The bishop uses WhatsApp to share scripture readings, and prayers and comments with all his congregants during the lockdown

Slice of life: ‘People have more compassion’

You know, this coronavirus thing, I just feel, if South Africans can stick together, we’ll get through this

Press Releases

Rahima Moosa Hospital nursing college introduces no-touch facial recognition access system

The new system allows the hospital to enrol people’s faces immediately, using artificial intelligence, and integrates easily with existing access control infrastructure, including card readers and biometrics

Everyone’s talking about it. Even Kentucky

Earlier this year South African fried chicken fast-food chain, Chicken Licken®, launched a campaign for their wallet-friendly EasyBucks® meals, based on the idea of ‘Everyone’s talking about it.’

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