Nelly Shamase

#ForBlackGirlsOnly event promotes sisterhood in Jo’burg

It was energising to be in a room where female bonding strips away the social masks we wear, writes Nelly Shamase.

Media denied access to Krejcir refugee appeal

Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir's appeal to be granted permanent refugee status in South Africa will be heard behind closed doors.

Multiple homes for many MPs

They may be humble servants of the people but some of SA's MPs have become wealthy property moguls, with holdings in some desirable areas.

Minister shoots down aircraft deal

Mapisa-Nqakula spells out why she believes the AdoAir jet leasing agreement is full of holes.

China’s intentions gift-wrapped

Presents come at a price -- and not at the prices declared by the politicians who received them, writes Nelly Shamase.

Mapisa-Nqakula shoots down aircraft deal

Minister of Defence Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula has spelt out why she believes the AdoAir jet leasing agreement is full of holes.

On-Point accused gets lifeline

Man in the dock with Julius Malema ‘overcharges’ department for ‘grunt work’

M&G fights to access Krejcir hearing

COMMENT: In the public interest, the media is battling to override the fugitive's confidentiality status.

Lesotho convict fights to stay in SA

Katse Dam delegate is fighting extradition from South Africa to serve a 10-year sentence for fraud.

Aggett’s tormentor does work for state

Meet the apartheid cop linked to unionist's death.

Molewa accused of meddling

The water affairs minister denies that she prevented connected mines from being sued for water infringements.

Saving Cyril: Molewa accused of meddling

Water Affairs Minister Edna Molewa allegedly intervened to prevent action and possible prosecution of mining companies linked to Cyril Ramaphosa.


R80-million: The cost of evacuating South Africans from Wuhan in China

The government is expected to evacuate citizens from Wuhan, where the coronavirus outbreak originated

Primedia CEO Essack leaves following internal battles

Omar Essack leaves the 702 and 94.7 owners after a protracted standoff with the board

LIVE BLOG: Fin Min Tito Mboweni presents the 2020 budget

The budget is usually scheduled for the second-last Wednesday in February, and the ratings agencies deliver their decisions after assessing the country’s plans for the fiscal year ahead

Press Releases

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

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

Digging deep

Automation is unstoppable, but if we're strategic about its implementation, it presents major opportunities

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