National Transitional Council

Liberation party planned for Libya

Libya's new leaders will declare liberation on Sunday in a move that will start the clock for elections after months of bloodshed.

Gaddafi unburied as Libyans face test of new era

As Muammar Gaddafi lay unburied, Libya's outgoing premier said the coming days posed a crucial test of resolve for the new men of power.

Gaddafi’s ‘trophy’ body on show in Misrata meat store

Libyans queue to see the dictator's body as wounds appear to confirm he was killed in cold blood.

Gaddafi killed as Libya’s revolt takes hometown

Hours after deposed Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi was killed in Sirte, Prime Minister Mahmoud Jibril vowed to "start a new Libya".

Muammar Gaddafi killed after dawn blitz on Sirte

Deposed Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi has been killed during an NTC raid on his hometown of Sirte, sparking wild celebrations across the country.

Libya leaders mop up after deadly clashes in Tripoli

Libya's new leadership has pressed a campaign to clear the capital of armed Muammar Gaddafi loyalists after fierce gun battles.

Sirte hospital crammed with the dazed and the dead

Triumphant fighters marched up and down as dazed and frightened patients in Sirte's main hospital lay crammed into a ground floor corridor.

NTC captures Gaddafi hometown landmarks

Libyan transitional government forces say they have captured the university and a conference centre in Muammar Gaddafi's hometown of Sirte.

Pro-Gaddafi snipers stall attack on hometown

NTC have forces swept into Sirte in one of the biggest assaults yet on Muammar Gaddafi's hometown but have been stopped by diehard loyalists.

Medical emergency fears as Libyan exodus continues

Streams of civilians have fled Sirte in Libya while the Red Cross warns of a medical emergency and battles continue.

Libya’s NTC unearths mass grave

Libya's new rulers have unearthed a mass grave of 1 700 prisoners slain by Muammar Gaddafi's regime in a 1996 uprising.

A sovereign Africa needs more dialogue

Diplomatic contradictions in Côte d'Ivoire and Libya reveal a lack of inter-African coordination, writes <b>Francis Kornegay</b>.


WATCH IT AGAIN: Ramaphosa addresses the nation on measures to contain Covid-19

President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed the nation on the continuing efforts to contain the spread of Covid-19. This included the extension of the national lockdown by another two weeks

More than 900 Americans to be evacuated from South Africa

Three flights are expected to leave South Africa over two days, embassy spokesperson says

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

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