SABC needs a full and permanent board, says DA
It was reported last week that the SABC has halted payments on music royalties for songs used on its television and radio stations last year.
Dept extends condolences to families of Mozambique drowning victims
The body of the fourth South African was found on Saturday after the three other victims were found earlier in the week.
Body of fourth South African found in Mozambique after drowning incident
With all four bodies now being accounted for, it’s understood they will be repatriated back to South Africa by Monday with the assistance of the Department of International Relations
3 arrested in operation led by Mashaba
The City says it’s managed to recover funds amounting to R1.2 billion since its raid initiative called Operation Buya Mthetho was launched last year.
Manhunt continues for more suspects after robbery at Menzi Primary
Several items were stolen from the million rand facility, including over projectors and three desktop computers.
Police to engage Safa following news of bogus soccer academy
The suspect charged the boy's parents thousands of rands a month for them to attend the academy with the highest fee being around R15,000.
Saftu: 'SA education system adds no value to economy'
Trade union federation Saftu in KwaZulu-Natal says that the matric pass rate needs to be analysed beyond the statistics and take into account the challenges that faces the education system.
Correctional Services congratulates inmates who passed matric
A total of 235 inmates sat for the national senior certificate examination.
Man arrested for murder of Mpumalanga cop & her husband
The Mpumalanga Serious Organised Crime Investigation Unit and the Nelspruit Tactical Response Team made the arrests after Sergeant Thembisile Ndlovu and her husband Jabulani Khoza were murdered in Bushbuckridge on 1 December.
1,600 vehicles passing through Mooi River Plaza as holidaymakers go home
The concession says the number of vehicles passing through peaked at 1,700 cars at around midday and there has been a steady flow of vehicles throughout the rest of the afternoon.
JP Smith: ‘City of CT has seen a safer festive season’
The City’s enforcement agencies collectively arrested 737 suspects for crimes ranging from drunk driving to possession of illegal substances.
Correctional Service Dept records increase in matric pass rate for prisoners
Department of Correctional Services spokesperson Singabakho Nxumalo they are proud of the strides made by inmates.
Three people killed in head-on collision in Protea Glen area
Police say they are still investigating the cause of the accident.
Saftu slams celebration of ‘mediocre’ matric pass rate
Saftu’s provincial secretary Moses A Mautsoe says the union will not celebrate the achievements of matric until the government takes education seriously.
Debit order scam: Check your bank account regularly, consumers told
CEO of Payments Association of South Africa Walter Volker says they have implemented measures to try and curb this phenomenon.
Dept of Higher Education discourages walk-ins
The department has urged matriculants to use the online system to connect with universities and colleges.
Payments Association trying to resolve high number of debit order scams
As of the 1 August last year, major South African banks have implemented a programme called debi-check, a facility that requires customer authorisation before a debit goes through.
Matric only one aspect of school system, says education expert
Experts have raised questions surrounding the high dropout rate and how results are an unfair reflection on the overall pass rate.