Steinhoff International's chairperson and largest shareholder, South African billionaire Christo Wiese, is stepping down from the supervisory board after an accounting scandal engulfed the retail giant.
The federal executive of the DA has decided to suspend City of Cape Town Mayor Patricia De Lille from party activities pending the outcome of ongoing investigations into a series of reports and an affidavit containing allegations of maladministration in the city, also asking her to give reasons why she shouldn't resign as mayor.
Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini has submitted an affidavit to the Constitutional Court to explain why she should not be made to personally pay the legal costs of the Sassa social grants court case.
The ANC will on Friday hold a state of readiness briefing on the preparations for the ANC 54th National Conference, which will take place at the weekend in the Nasrec Expo Centre, Johannesburg.
"The waiting is killing us as a family... we want justice to be done and those responsible should be arrested."
- Hanlie Martin, daughter of Marlene Martin, 60, who died in the streets of Piet Retief , expresses her outrage that there has not been significant progress in the investigation into her mother's suspicious death.