ANC urged to be cautious over appointment of new leaders
Economists say the financial markets will be looking closely at who President Cyril Ramaphosa will appoint in his cabinet.
Almost there: ANC still leads with less than 10% of votes left to count
The ANC is sitting at 57.66% while the DA is sitting at 20.74% and the EFF at 10.45% with 92.57% of the votes counted.
ANC, DA remain top 2 parties in Gauteng so far
The ANC had over 49% of the votes, the DA close to 27% and the Economic Freedom Fighters were sitting with almost 14% of the votes.
IEC dismisses allegations of Russian interference in SA elections
The commission countered the claim, but said it was open to investigating all threats.
Vote counting continues, ANC leads the pack with almost 57% of votes
The IEC said by 10pm there should be a clear picture of which parties had done well in the national and provincial elections.
Mangosuthu Buthelezi calls on KZN to give IFP widespread support
He said the country has been denied overall justice for far too long: “Justice has been denied for far too long and I am not talking specifically about the courts when I mention justice but I am talking about fairness.”
Political parties take election campaigns to church in search of votes
President Cyril Ramaphosa took the ANC's campaign to the KwaZulu-Natal south coast and praised the role that the Methodist Church had played in the formation of the ANC more than a century ago.
Public holiday flight delays raise concerns over technical support
Last Wednesday and Thursday, in particular, passengers saw flights delayed throughout the day.
IMF gives Mozambique $118.2m credit to rebuild after Cyclone Idai
This is after devastating Cyclone Idai killed hundreds of people and flattened whole villages.
Charlotte Maxeke: Measures in place to ensure health protocols followed
The Democratic Alliance has claimed that workers in the laundry section have complained for a long time about the stress of finding foetuses and body parts in the linen section of the hospital.
Charlotte Maxeke probe finds no body parts in laundry
The DA has claimed that workers in the laundry section have complained about the stress of finding foetuses and body parts in the linen section of the hospital.
Panyaza calls on police, govt depts, NGOs to help secure schools
More than a thousand delegates from various spheres of government met in Boksburg on Wednesday to come up with a common strategy to protect learning institutions.
Corporal punishment out, but police boss calls for stricter measures at schools
Delegates at a summit told officials of gangsterism, teachers and pupils being assaulted and even parents being beaten up by their own children.
SA headline consumer inflation rises to 4.5%
Statistics SA says month-on-month basis prices rose 0.8% - the same rate as in the previous month.
Moody’s: Strength of SA's finance sector balances well against weak growth
Moody's said that the country is still facing a few major problems, including persistently low growth and high unemployment.
Moody’s decision on SA's credit rating widely welcomed
Moody's said it expects South Africa's credit profile to remain in line with those of other BAA3-rated sovereign nations.
Rand boosted as Moody’s leaves SA’s rating unchanged
In its credit opinion report, which does not constitute a rating action, Moody's says South SA's credit rating remained at BAA3, the lowest rung of investment grade, with a stable outlook.
Moody's says SA still rated investment grade
Moody's says the current rating off BAA3 is supported by a diversified economy, a sound macro-economic policy framework and a deep pool of domestic investors.