SARU

Kolisi’s race: Nothing and everything

The significance of his being the first black Bok captain can’t escape race-plagued SA

Saru ethics take glint off Rassie hire

The new Bok coach’s six-year contract and close bond with his bosses have some crying ‘jobs for pals’

It’s the end of rugby life as we know it

Super Rugby has lost the plot, but the 2019 World Cup will usher in a new global game

Only brutal action will fix South African rugby

Cuts have to be made to make sure there’s enough money to keep the top 150 players at home.

Bruised SA rugby looks for answers

The Boks' poor form should force Saru to make some brutal decisions after its coaching indaba.

Rugby union boss among top officials summoned to the EP Kings’ liquidation hearing

The fate of the team has major implications for the national union and its Super Rugby commitments.

Ban international sports until teams meet racial quotas

Tears flowed when the minister curbed some sports but critics should consider another spin-off; audiences transform when teams transform.

Local rugby had best forget 2015

Besides transformation and money issues very little was memorable - and there is little cheer going into the New Year.

Time to look north as Super Rugby keeps dropping ball

In the television age, it makes little sense to divide the rugby world into north and south, and thus partner with countries across wide time zones.

Super Rugby versus the World Cup

Saru will be leaning on the franchises to spare the best players but they have their own problems.

Ditched by Saru, Treu will not let WP rugby down

It is Kenya's loss but South Africa's gain that Paul Treu has now joined the coaching staff at Western Province and the Stormers.

Youth can reignite Eastern Cape rugby

With the seniors tumbling, the striplings may turn the tide of the provincial and national sides.

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South Africans stuck in China are desperate to escape coronavirus ‘prison’

But the department of international relations and co-operation claims they are comfortable and taken care of 

SA’s quarantine plan for coronavirus

A small Free State dorp and 14 days of isolation — this is the plan for citizens returning from China, to prevent a potential outbreak of the disease

No legal sales in new cannabis Bill

Draft regulations do not allow for commercial cultivation or sale, but policy could change this

Press Releases

Dr Mathew Moyo’s journey to academic victory

The NWU's chief director for library and information services was appointed as a board member of the National Council for Library and Information Services.

UKZN pays tribute to Joseph Shabalala, Doctor of Music (honoris causa)

The university joins the global community in mourning the passing of legendary musician and founding member of Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Dr Bhekizizwe Joseph Shabalala.

South Africa to be almost R 14-billion wealthier when SAB Zenzele BB-BBEE scheme winds down in April 2020

It’s the biggest BB-BEE FMCG payout in South Africa’s history, with a new scheme to be launched

UKZN vice-chancellor calls for perspective and creative engagement on the way forward

In addition to overcoming the deadlock between UKZN and students, a way must be found to reconcile the university's financial obligations and students' long-term needs.

Survey shows South Africans’ approval of president but not of political parties

According to the survey, 62% of South Africans think Cyril Ramaphosa is doing his job well, while 39% say no political party represents their views.

Andrew Makenete joins Africa Agri Tech as an event ambassador

Makenete has a wealth of experience in the agricultural sector

Is your company prepared for the coronavirus?

Companies should consider the direct and indirect impacts of the pandemic when evaluating whether they are prepared for the coronavirus, says ContinuitySA.

Explaining the distribution of pension funds

Section 37C of the Pension Funds Act puts the ultimate decision-making responsibility in trustees' hands, says Fedgroup.