Open Toilets

​Women should design public toilets

Consulting women about their needs would go a long way towards ensuring their health and safety

India – lack of toilets a breeding ground for disease and death

With half of India's population without access to toilets, people are paying a high price for the slow pace of change in improving sanitation.

Foundations are laid to tackle the mud schools debacle

Lawyers and activists say the Eastern Cape education department must make public its schedule of repairs to schools.

Toilet activist on Cape metro council

Cape Town's toilet saga will come under the spotlight again after Andile Lili moves into the metro council as a proportional representative.

Put party poopers on the spot

The open toilet debacle, dirty as it is, creates an opportunity for voters. The <i>M&G</i> weighs in.

The toilet election

The municipal election campaign is in the toilet, literally -- the delivery of the most basic service of all has come to dominate the polls.

Toilet tenders stink

Fresh allegations of tender corruption in the unenclosed toilets saga have been levelled against Moqhaka Municipality officials in the Free State.

Toilet trouble leaves Rammulotsi on the edge of its seat

A week before the elections, the toilet scandal gripping SA has thrust a small town into the national spotlight, leaving residents flustered and wary.

ANC: We knew about mayor’s links to open toilets

The ANC says Moqhaka mayor Mantebu Mokgosi had told them her husband's company was a subcontractor in the Viljoenskroon open toilet scandal.


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

Lockdown heroes feed hungry kids

Feeding schemes inundated with requests to assist during Covid-19 lockdown

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