One Sweet Day in CT & PTA: Boyz II Men coming to SA this April
Boyz II Men will perform in Pretoria and Cape Town on the 9th and 13th April respectively.
Untrained police & more: The biggest challenges in the fight against GBV in WC
Of the total 34,209 incidents reported, Mitchells Plain and Delft recorded the highest number of domestic violence/gender-based violence cases in the province.
DBE: Gradual increase in matrics passing maths & science in last 5 years
In 2019, 54.6% of matrics passed maths compared to 54.6% in 2015. In physical science, 75.5% passed the subject in 2019 compared to 58.6% in 2015.
How SA's matric pass rate has changed between 2009-2019
In 10 years, the pass rate has increased by over 20 percentage points from the start to the end of the decade.
Schools with 0% matric pass rate increase to 18 in 2019
In 2018, 12 schools achieved a 0% pass rate. Nine of the schools with no matrics achieving a pass in 2019 are from Limpopo.
SA bemoans early return of load shedding despite assurance from Ramaphosa
South Africans have taken to social media to express their unhappiness at the situation, with some pinning the blame on President Cyril Ramaphosa.
10 of 11 Newtown NYE shooting victims discharged from hospital
The partygoers attending the annual City of Joburg's New Year's Eve festival at Mary Fitzgerald Square were shot by a gunman on the M1 bridge.
Metro FM apologises for Twitter poll on Zozibini Tunzi
During Metro FM's The Wkndr Show, a poll asked for people's opinions on the new Miss South Africa. But it was not well-received.
Basetsana Kumalo to release memoir in October
Basetsana Kumalo's memoir is titled 'Bassie: My Journey of Hope' and is being published by Penguin Books.
Cell C addressing customer complaint over male worker who sent unsolicited texts
While there are arguments on Twitter over whether this constitutes harassment and an invasion of privacy, Cell C said it sees the incident in a very serious light and has contacted Felicity Chauke.
Checkers apologises for 'quota squad' Boks cake displayed in CT store
The Springboks cake had the words 'Quota Squad' written on it at the bottom of the official emblem.
EFF MPs thrown out of Gordhan's budget vote after disrupting speech
A commotion broke out when EFF MPs disrupted Pravin Gordhan saying he should not be allowed to address MPs as he is a 'constitutional delinquent'
CoCT: Fines for homeless people set by Justice Dept, not the city
The City of Cape Town in a statement said the by-law was promulgated in 2007 and that the fines were set by the Department of Justice, not the city.
Rhodes University welcomes its first black female deputy vice-chancellor
Dr Mabokang Monnapula-Mapesela replaces the Rhodes' previous deputy vice-chancellor Dr Chrissie Boughey who retired at the end of June.
FNB clarifies 'mystery money' in customers' accounts
Customers took to social media on Tuesday to share that they'd gotten various amounts of money ranging from hundreds to a few thousand in their accounts that they didn't know the origins of.
It's about time! Chicken Licken flies into Uber Eats delivery
An announcement was finally made on Tuesday morning via the Chicken Licken Twitter account and fans were ecstatic.
'I am Zola Budd’ - Domestic worker takes on the people’s marathon
42-year-old Sindy Magede has been running to and from work for several years as a stress reliever. She has since competed in long-distance marathons and is set to take on the comrades popularly known as the ‘people’s race’ for the third time this year.
Presidency: Cabinet announcement to be made later in the week, not Monday
The Presidency released a statement on Sunday afternoon saying it noted media reports that the announcement will be made on Monday, 27 May and said it will only be announced later in the week.