Uranium

Fissile hoard threatens key SA-US deal

Confusion and uncertainty about nuclear security could hurt South Africa's favoured nation status.

M&G Newsroom: What’s the big nuclear blowout about?

Valindaba could be one of SA's biggest cash cows yet. But it's difficult to discuss nuclear energy in a country that knows little about it.

Back to Valindaba: SA’s plan to enrich uranium

Experts say Valindaba, South Africa's big new nuke idea, could be a viable niche or an expensive failure.

Uranium a minefield for Malians

Faleans, villagers in the south west region of Mali, have organised and united against the uranium mining, but their activism appears futile.

Obama rescues the Grand Canyon

Environmental groups have praised US President Barack Obama's move to limit uranium mining near one of the world's natural wonders, the Grand Canyon.

Grand Canyon uranium mining banned for 20 years

Environmental groups have hailed a ban on new mining claims around the Grand Canyon, saying it will secure Barack Obama's green legacy.

Iran produces first uranium yellowcake from southern mine

Iran has produced its first batch of uranium yellowcake, the raw material for enrichment, from a mine in the south of the country.

Tiny box causes explosive trouble

Nuke experts fear amateurs may not be the only ones moving uranium

SA turns apartheid-era nukes into medicine

SA has transformed nuclear weapons into a tool for detecting cancer and heart disease, with a new technology that could ease nuclear arms trafficking

West wants solidarity as Iran steps up nuclear programme

Iran has declared it will begin enriching its uranium stockpile to a higher level, further raising fears over the country's nuclear ambitions.

‘Don’t drink the water’

Cancer plagues people living near Westonaria mine.

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The Mogale Centre: A place of hope for young offenders

In the last story of her series about children behind bars, Athandiwe Saba speaks to young men who have committed serious crimes and are now living behind the walls of the Mogale Child and Youth Care Centre

Covid-19 fight to enter house-to-house testing phase

President urges people to continue staying at home for the next 17 days

Can you pause a pandemic? Inside the race to stop spread of Covid-19

Tracing the close contacts of people who test positive for coronavirus disease is a delicate dance. Here’s why these health workers wait for the cover of darkness to take action

Press Releases

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

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories