Tuesday, 24 November 2020

From The President's Desk

It is nearly three decades since the UN first initiated the global campaign of 16 Days of Activism against gender-based violence. It runs from November 25, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, to International Human Rights Day on December 10

By President Cyril Ramaphosa 1 day ago

Motshega Launches Proper Sanitation acilities for Leaners

A critical issue in the education sector is learners having to go through school without dignified ablution facilities. Mud schools and unsafe pit latrines are the norm in thousands of schools South Africa. These conditions were spotlighted after the tragic deaths of Michael Komape and Viwe Jali in 2014, and more recently five-year-ol...

By Phumzile Mavimbela 1 day ago

South African judge has refused to step down from corruption probe: this was the right call

Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo, the head of the inquiry into allegations that the South African state was “captured” and repurposed to benefit private interests during former president Jacob Zuma’s tenure (May 2009 to February 2018), has dismissed Zuma’s application for his recusal. The former president, who stands accused of havin...

By Cathleen Powell 1 day ago

Mamelodi Sundowns defender Anele, dies in tragic Car Accident

On Monday morning the South African football comunity woke up to terrible news as Police confirmed the death 33-year old Mamelodi Sundowns defender Anele Ngcongca, following a car accident in the early hours of the morning.

By Phumzile Mavimbela 1 day ago