Western Cape clergy rejects Zuma’s advice to 'stay out of politics'

2016-12-08 23:29

Bishops and senior Anglican clergy in the Western Cape have rejected President Jacob Zuma's suggestion that religious leaders "stay out of politics and rather pray for South Africa".

South Africa

Matrics on social grants no longer need 'means test' to access Nsfas funds

2016-12-08 22:55

Grade 12 pupils who receive social grants will no longer need to go through a "means test" to qualify for funding from Nsfas if an institution of higher learning has accepted their application.

South Africa

Unisa appoints Thabo Mbeki as chancellor

2016-12-08 22:02

Unisa has named former president Thabo Mbeki as its new chancellor, in a bid to reposition itself as an African university, it said.

South Africa

More than 20 'collapse and vomit' after after drinking mystery liquid provided by Mthatha pastor

2016-12-08 21:29

More than 20 congregants "collapsed and vomited" after drinking a mystery liquid given to them by their pastor in Mthatha, the Eastern Cape health department says.

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Teen was on Facebook Live during crash

2016-12-08 21:11

An 18-year-old girl was live-broadcasting herself as she drove along a Pennsylvania highway in the moments before a tractor-trailer plowed into her car, killing her and a passenger.

South Africa

Maguvhe 'mollycoddled' Hlaudi - former SABC board member

2016-12-08 21:29

Former SABC board member Vusi Mavuso says group executive of corporate affairs Hlaudi Motsoeneng's relationship with board chairpersons down the years undermined the various CEOs.


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