Plans to remove Zuma at NEC a 'fallacy'

4 minutes ago

Supporters of President Jacob Zuma in the NEC have labelled renewed calls to oust him a "fallacy" and are planning to oppose any move for him to be recalled.

South Africa

Don't be reckless about childcare - Mbalula

2017-05-25 14:58

Parents should not be reckless about who looks after their children, Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has told residents of Elsies River, who are still grieving the murder of Courtney Pieters.


Amla: Proteas needed someone to ton-up

36 minutes ago

The Proteas needed someone on Wednesday to score a ton and propel the team to victory, according to opening batsman Hashim Amla.


SOEs are being used to loot taxpayers' money - Motlanthe

2017-05-25 15:44

Recent shenanigans at Eskom demonstrate that public resources are being wasted and people are being left in the cold, says former president Kgalema Motlanthe.

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Ford boss wanted post-mortem, toxicology reports from Kuga victim's family

2017-05-25 14:26

After the former CEO of Ford SA had offered to give the elderly mother of Reshall Jimmy a new Ford in a meeting with the family last week, he also requested a long list of information from them in order to reach a settlement.

South Africa

AS IT HAPPENED: Court hears gruesome details of the Van Breda murders

2017-05-25 09:55

WARNING: Graphic content. The Van Breda murder trial continued at the Western Cape High Court, where chilling details of the murders were revealed.


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Anatomy of a hunger strike

2017-05-25 08:58

A hunger strike, as Isu imparted, is a tool of struggle to be strategically deployed, requires proper preparation, and should not be undertaken on a whim with feigned militancy, writes Feizel Mamdoo.

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