Cope on skids in Mpumalanga

Cope in Mpumalanga is in disarray, with three members out on bail and a fourth recalled from the only seat the party occupies in the province.

ANC at war over premier

President Zuma, who personally intervened in the protests, has complained that government officials at other levels have not followed up on his work.

Zim police crack down on photo exhibition

Zimbabwe police on Tuesday seized photographs from an exhibition depicting repression under President Robert Mugabe, and arrested the organiser.

President Umaru Yar’Adua returns to Nigeria

The Nigerian president has arrived back home after a three-month absence that left the West African country in political limbo.

Newsmaker: Jackson Mthembu, ANC spokesperson

ANC Communications boss Jackson Mthembu's speaks to Matuma Letsoalo on the controversy around JZ's love child.

The flux of the Nation

The State of the Nation speech Jacob Zuma will not be giving on Thursday February 11.

Mugabe’s apartheid state

The new government is window-dressing to conceal motives that have nothing to do with the welfare of the country.

‘Secret agent’ Vivian Reddy

President Jacob Zuma's sponsor is cagey about his company's middleman activities and offshore account payments. Sam Sole reports.

Back to campus

Mandy Rossouw talked to the heads of the student representative councils at some of our major universities to find out what's on their agenda.

Voters roll vs toilet roll

Adriaan Basson asks if public toilets are the last uncensored spaces to air one's views.

Diary of a kak year

A year of scandal and ill-health hasn't dulled Steve Hofmeyr's allure, or rubbed the edges off his contradictions. Pearlie Joubert talked to him.

Sour grapes and deadlocked deals

Even if the Zimbabwean power-sharing deal had not reached a deadlock over the allocation of Cabinet posts, there were already many signs of failure.


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