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Tip for Cabinet: Bet on innovators

The climate crisis is creating significant opportunities for small, green businesses to break into the energy, water and food sectors

Police intervene at school protest for removal of black principal

Police deny shooting rubber bullets at a group of parents who were protesting at Roodepoort Primary School demanding a coloured principal.

Bail for officer accused of Durban Deep protester’s murder

The police officer accused of murdering a protester, who was shot dead in Durban Deep during a service delivery protest, has been granted bail.

Roodepoort cop appears in court for protester shooting

A policeman accused of shooting dead a protester has appeared in the Roodepoort Magistrate's Court, as angry residents protested outside.

Roodepoort residents march to court to support arrested protesters

Durban Deep residents have marched to the Roodepoort magistrate's court to protest against the arrest of 15 demonstrators.

The lure of past riches

The links of illegal mining with Jo'burg's ?heyday provide a rich seam for photography.

Rape video turns world’s spotlight on SA justice system

The blaze of public outrage over the videotaped gang rape of a Soweto teen is shining new light on how underage suspects and rape cases are handled.

Louise de Waal remembered at school service

Family and friends of murdered pupil Louise de Waal paid their last respects at her memorial service at Horskool Die Burger in Roodepoort.

Serial rape suspect confesses to Louise de Waal’s murder

A suspected serial rapist has confessed to kidnapping and murdering Roodepoort pupil Louise De Waal, whose body was found in Magaliesburg yesterday.

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It’s just not cricket

Near Makhanda in the Eastern Cape in the village of Salem is a cricket pitch that is said to be the oldest in the country. Watered by blood and trauma, rolled with frontier nostalgia and contemporary paranoia, how does it play?

Three million jobs lost and hunger surging amid Covid-19 crisis — survey

Income shocks and the breakdowns in social protection schemes have had consequences for hunger and food insecurity in South Africa

Police respond to rural water protests with bullets

The coronavirus has hit the Eastern Cape hard, but many rural areas in the province still have no clean water for hand washing, forcing residents to break lockdown regulations to protest

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Galaxy A21s captures imagination of the youth

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SafetyWallet and First Aid Level 1

Basic First Aid is an industry standard and it is the basic requirement in working environments that employers need to have in place

Yvonne Chetty: a passion for an efficient public sector and mentoring

'Being affiliated to a professional body such as SAICA makes providing expert guidance and support to my colleagues that much easier'

Full-time Johannesburg-based CEO required for HI HOPES

An entrepreneurial, business-minded, impact-driven individual is sought to lead the organisation as it looks to scale and grow

Balwin properties and Absa launch South Africa’s first green home loan

Balwin Properties’ Edge registration of over 16 000 units was a global first, covering more homes than any single property developer in the world to date

Young professional gets a career boost from PSETA

SAICA makes ongoing efforts to encourage the professionalisation of financial offices in private and public sector organisations

Colgate-Palmolive South Africa donates one million bars of soap

The combination of limited access to quality soap and a lack of knowledge of how to properly wash hands is a challenge in many vulnerable communities

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