May 25, 2015

Marikana: Zuma rejects links to key cop’s sudden retirement

President Jacob Zuma has denied any role in the sudden retirement of North West police commissioner Lieutenant-General Zukiswa Mbobo, one of the key police figures in the investigation of the death of 34 mineworkers in Marikana.
May 25, 2015

ARV shortages: DA is convinced the health department is to blame

The DA will ask Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi to explain whether the contracts for the supply of antiretroviral medicine were signed on time after it was reported that hospitals were running out of stock.
May 25, 2015

Poverty is a weapon of mass destruction – Nobel laureate ElBaradei

It is good to celebrate, but not right now, Nobel peace prize winner and Egyptian scholar Mohamed ElBaradei said on Africa Day.
May 24, 2015

Mpumalanga won’t budge on vanity projects

The government of Mpumalanga is going ahead with the construction of two vanity projects – a centre to train future athletes and a cultural hub – and, at R10.2 billion, they cost one-third of the entire provincial budget.

May 24 2015