Restaurant association wants to know why nightclubs can’t open under level 1
The country moved to level 1 of the national lockdown to curb the spread of COVID-19 as of midnight, which allowed more movement and more freedom to citizens and businesses.
Restaurant industry says it’s not out of trouble despite eased lockdown
According to one of the latest surveys available, up to 30% of the country's restaurants had to close their doors permanently due to the pandemic.
Africa needs to intensify measures to empower women, says Ramaphosa
In his weekly newsletter released on Monday morning, Ramaphosa said there was much that could be achieved by ensuring that women have greater access to affordable financial services and education.
Nehawu pickets outside Union Building over working COVID-19 conditions
The union is demanding an 8% salary increase for front line workers fighting the coronavirus.
SA wakes up to level 1 lockdown and more freedom
Level one means you're now allowed to attend larger gatherings as long as the number does not exceed 50% of a venue's usual capacity and it is capped at 250 people if it is indoors.
EC horse unit tracking down suspects involved in attack on horses in protest
Employees at the Fairview Racecourse went on a stabbing spree on Thursday while venting their anger over the non-payment of UIF money and other labour-related issues.
Some child rights groups unhappy with sentences for Vanderbijlpark kidnappers
All four kidnappers pleaded guilty in the Palm Ridge High Court on Thursday with the mastermind Tharina Human slapped with a 10-year prison term.
Vanderbijlpark kidnapper Tharina Human wants to meet with victim's parents
Tharina Human is starting her effective 10-year sentence after she formally confessed to kidnapping the child last year and threatening to extort R2 million from her parents.
Kidnappers of Vanderbijlpark girl (6) to spend between 5-10 years in jail
Last year, the little girl was snatched by two men outside her school as she was being dropped off.
Vanderbijlpark kidnapping mastermind handed effective 10 years in jail
Tharina Human has confessed to kidnapping the six-year-old girl in September last year as well as threatening her father.
UPDATE: All 4 accused in Vanderbijlpark girl's kidnapping plead guilty
As the mastermind of the abduction, Human said that her plan was to extort R2 million from the parents to ease her financial burden.
Suspected mastermind behind Vanderbijlpark girl's kidnapping set to plead guilty
Tharina Human is accused of orchestrating a six-year-old child's abduction near her school in Vanderbijlpark last year.
N3 toll toute to temporarily close today as Eskom removes overhead power lines
The N3 Toll Concession warned motorists that this busy section of the highway would be closed for 15-minute periods until 1pm.
Good immune responses to COVID-19 will benefit whole country - SAMRC's Gray
On Wednesday evening, President Cyril Ramaphosa said the country now had better capacity to increase testing for the coronavirus.
Mbalula confident Prasa now has capacity to halt syndicates stripping its assets
Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula has revealed his ministerial security plan, which includes working with departments like Justice and State Security to track down the criminals.
With audience limits, entertainment sector firms worried about covering costs
From Sunday midnight, venues for entertainment such as gyms and theatres – which were limited to no more than 50 people - will now be allowed to accommodate up to 50% of their venue’s capacity.
Unions raise concerns over implementation of Prasa security plan
Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula has launched the new plan, which includes a partnership with the police, state security and justice departments.
Mbalula hopes Prasa’s newly appointed security officers will curb vandalism
On Wednesday the transport minister launched government’s ministerial security plan to curb the theft and destruction of railway infrastructure that costs Prasa millions.