Report: Agriculture Dept in a R27m legal fees scandal
The company B Xulu and Partners Incorporated is said to have charged R27.3 million for its services which the state attorney's office could have provided for free.
Here we go again, Eskom implements load shedding
Stage two load shedding kicked in at 8 this morning and it's likely to last until about 11pm.
Deadly day at schools around the world
Grade 11 pupil Khulani Mathebula from Mondeor High was stabbed to death while on his way to school on Wednesday morning.
Humans are very small, says diver almost swallowed by whale
Rainer Schimpf had been filming a sardine run where gannets, penguins, seals, dolphins, whales and sharks gather fish into bait balls.
Demonstrators burn tyres, traffic delayed in N14 protest
Demonstrators are burning tyres as part of the service delivery protest.
#Sona2019: Ramaphosa details plans to restore confidence in crucial entities
Delivering his speech on Thursday, the president touched on the burning issues of job creation, state security and the need to provide adequate accommodation for students.
1 body recovered, more miners stuck underground in Mpumalanga
Police have confirmed they've recovered the body of one man believed to be an illegal miner.
SAHRC ‘appalled’ by racist comments on Hoërskool Driehoek tragedy
BLF leader Andile Mngxitama says his party stands with its spokesperson Lindsay Maasdorp who made insensitive and racist comments following Hoërskool Driehoek deaths.
Independence of Sarb is sacrosanct, says Pravin Gordhan
Speaking in Davos on Wednesday afternoon, Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan said the operational independence of the central bank is sacrosanct.
ANC senior members bagged millions from botched broadband project, reports
Police are investigating claims of fraud and corruption in the broadband contracts which involve telecommunications giant Ericsson.
Rhino horns worth R23m seized at OR Tambo Airport
According to Sars, the 36 pieces of rhino horns were found after a K9 detector dog reacted positively to a consignment of ‘decoration items’ in a warehouse.
ANC EC sends condolences to OR Tambo district mayor after fatal crash
The ANC in the Eastern Cape has sent condolences to the family of its OR Tambo District Municipal Mayor Nomakhosazana Meth following the deaths of two of her relatives in a car crash.
Mathunjwa: Sibanye-Stillwater members remain on strike
Amcu, which represents around 43% of Sibanye's gold workforce in South Africa, called the strike in mid-November after discussions over the wage agreement with Sibanye broke down.
SABC commended for suspending staff implicated in sexual harassment
Media Monitoring Africa says it's good to see that the public broadcaster has followed through with the recommendations of the commission of inquiry.
Pandor notes sale of student places report at UKZN
The minister says the university is keeping her updated about the investigation into staff members who may have been working with criminals for financial gain.
#GlobalCitizen: Sasol garage fell outside SAPS security plan, says Cele
Police Minister Bheki Cele expressed sympathy to the victims and has urged them to lay criminal complaints.
Too early to say if another petrol price decrease on cards, says AA
After several increases this year the Energy Department announced that the petrol price is going down R1.84 cents this week.
Heatwave alert issued for north-eastern parts of SA
Gauteng residents are being urged to brace for scorching temperatures this week.