Santos Santos

Pelé’s Santos celebrate centenary

Brazilian club Santos celebrate their centenary this weekend and they maintain high hopes that their superstar Neymar can lead them to more glory.

Poor showing for Pirates with acting coach

Orlando Pirates coach Augusto Palacios made a disastrous start to his latest caretaker spell as lowly Santos triumphed 3-0 at Athlone Stadium.

Cosmos and Santos draw in premiership meeting

Struggling Santos and Jomo Cosmos played a 2-2 draw, with three goals conceded in the final moments in their premiership meeting at Sinaba Stadium.

Illuminating the sporting highlights of 2011

The year 2011 witnessed the birth of a new global superstar, as Neymar inspired Santos to a first Copa Libertadores title since 1963.

Santos eye Barcelona showdown

Santos coach Muricy Ramalho says his Copa Libertadores winners are in ready to take on what he calls "the best team in the world" at the World Cup.

Students put Telkom Knockout dream on hold

After a string of successes and a Telkom Knockout final against Pirates next month, Wits will hopefully keep their focus on their PSL title hopes.

SuperSport secure top position, Maritzburg hold off Chiefs

While Maritzburg United held Chiefs to a draw, SuperSport United consolidated their position at the top of the PSL log with a 1-0 win over Santos.

Nyondo returns for SuperSport United

After missing the last two Premiership matches, SuperSport United's top striker will be back with them in time for their face-off against Santos.

Santos, Maritzburg kick off Telkom Knockout Cup

Santos and Maritzburg United will kick off the sixth Telkom Knockout season with a last 16 soccer clash for the title's R4.25-million award.

Swallows crush Santos

Santos suffered a second half melt-down as Moroka Swallows scored three times to secure a 3-1 win at Athlone Stadium on Friday night.

Santos quietly prepare for Pirates

As Orlando Pirates made big news signing Benni McCarthy this week, Santos have been quietly preparing for their MTN8 quarterfinal clash on Saturday.

MTN8 divided by one

Some coaches are seeking a better solution to the MTN8 prizemoney sums, hoping for changes that will create more attractive competition.


Stranded commuters say Ramaphosa’s rail promises ring hollow

Cape Town’s largest passenger rail line has been closed for months, hitting people’s pockets and adding to road traffic congestion

Focus on FW de Klerk distracted attention from the troubling state of the nation

Some political analysts say President Cyril Ramaphosa is taking too long to mend the country, others says it is the ANC itself that must be fixed

Eastern Cape MEC orders graft investigation after two workers killed at troubled district municipality

The killing of two council workers at the Amathole district municipality appears to be linked to tender fraud and corruption

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it