November 25, 2015

ANC deputy must succeed Zuma, say some Cosatu affiliates

President Jacob Zuma will be succeeded by his deputy Cyril Ramaphosa if some Cosatu affiliates have their way. A proposal by teachers' union Sadtu, the third-biggest affiliate in Cosatu, that the ANC deputy president was the natural successor was applauded by the majority of the 2500 delegates attending the Cosatu national congress in Midrand yesterday.
November 24, 2015

1.2m jobs created but levels of unemployment remain high

Up to two million jobs were created in South Africa since the government launched the New Growth Path in 2010, Minister of Economic Development Ebrahim Patel told delegates at the ongoing Cosatu national congress in Midrand, Johannesburg.
November 24, 2015

Clifton’s 150K-a-day villa for rent

Do you have a fortune to spare and nowhere to go over the Christmas holidays?
November 23, 2015

Zuma: ANC and Cosatu like a shield and a spear

President Jacob Zuma says the relationship between ANC and Cosatu was “like a shield and a spear, one defensive and the other offensive”.

Editorial Focus

November 22 2015