IMF approves US$4.3bn financial support to SA to deal with COVID-19 pandemic
The IMF funding is a low interest loan that contributes to government’s fiscal relief package while respecting South Africa’s decisions on how best to provide relief to the economy and those worst affected by the current crisis.
Zanu-PF labels US ambassador a ‘thug who trains insurgents’
Zanu-PF spokesman Patrick Chinamasa labelled US ambassador Brian Nichols a thug, accusing him of fronting what he termed a “coterie of gangsters and mercenaries disguised as diplomats”.
DA to ask Ramaphosa to include Gauteng PPE tenders in SIU probe
The party said that all COVID-19 service contracts that were awarded by the Gauteng Health Department should be included in the Special Investigative Unit proclamation announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa last week.
5 suspects linked to kidnapping of Indian national expected in court
They were handcuffed last week following police operations in Kliprivier.
SA's coronavirus infections rise to 445,433
South Africa has recorded more than 11,000 new infections over the past 24-hour cycle, 265,077 recoveries and 6,769 deaths in the last.
Duo arrested for theft of Prasa assets worth R2m expected in court
One of the suspects works for the railway agency at management level in Ekurhuleni.
Trio due in NW court for possession of endangered pangolin
They were arrested at the Waterfall Shopping Mall last week after they were found in possession of a pangolin.
CGE: KZN magistrate's suspension must be lesson to others
Magistrate Kholeka Bodlani was placed on suspension last week by Justice Minister Ronald Lamola while the Magistrates’ Commission investigated the shockingly lenient sentences that she handed to child rapists.
Trio nabbed for allegedly conspiring to steal money from Sassa
The trio, aged between, 27 and 39, was arrested during an intelligence driven operation by the Hawks on Friday.
WATCH: ANC remembers Rivonia trialist Andrew Mlangeni
A virtual memorial service got under way on Sunday to honour the late Andrew Mlangeni.
WATCH: Malema speaks at EFF 7-year birthday celebration
Malema says since its inception, the party has inspired its members to have dignity and defend themselves from injustices such racial discrimination.
Lotto Results: Saturday, 25 July 2020
EWN brings you the latest lotto results.
WATCH: Andrew Mlangeni remembered in memorial service
The Rivonia trialist died this week at the age of 95. A virtual memorial service organised by the Mlangeni family and got under way at 4pm on Saturday in remembrance of the anti-apartheid stalwart.
SAA business rescue practitioners hope for clarity on govt’s backing
The practitioners called a creditor meeting on Friday to consider amending the SAA restructuring plan to give the government more time.
Zimbabwean journalist Hopewell Chin'ono denied bail
Hopewell Chin’ono and opposition politician Jacob Ngarivhume were arrested on Monday on charges of inciting public violence.
WATCH LIVE: Jacob Zuma shares memories of late Andrew Mlangeni
Former President Jacob Zuma is sharing memories of the late Andrew Mlangeni in a virtual memorial service hosted by the ANC.
W. Cape reiterates objection to closing schools amid COVID-19 outbreak
On Thursday night President Cyril Ramaphosa announced government schools would be closed from 27 July until 24 August.
Explosives smuggling woman sentenced to 10 years in jail
Lunda Katiyo was arrested in April at the Beitbridge Border Post between Zimbabwe and South Africa.