If we are serious about growing the economy and creating jobs, we need to support these young people – even though they don't seem to expect any help or handouts, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
Showers late. Afternoon clouds. Mild.
They say charity begins at home, and it appears that President Cyril Ramaphosa is intent on proving just that by fast tracking his promise to uplift South Africa by tackling unemployment.
Parliamentary debate on the State of the Nation Address has come to the end, with President Cyril Ramaphosa expected to respond to the debate on Tuesday at 14:00.
Watch as opposition parties debate newly sworn-in president Cyril Ramaphosa's Friday State of the Nation Address in Parliament.
Parliament is set to debate the first ever State of the Nation address that was delivered by newly elected President Cyril Ramaphosa.
SONA 2018 struck a different chord to those held in the past.
The union federation also said that state-owned enterprises should undergo comprehensive forensic audits.
Hundreds of guests are in limbo, costs could rise and provincial legislatures have to delay their speeches.
ANC treasurer general Paul Mashatile says the party’s national executive committee had asked President Jacob Zuma to leave office, but that he refused to step down. LISTEN.
President Jacob Zuma and ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa have left Tuynhuys in Cape Town after a protracted meeting over Zuma's future as head of state.
That President Jacob Zuma divides opinion is not contestable.
Environmental organisation Greenpeace is demanding that newly-elected President Cyril Ramaphosa takes urgent action on energy policy in South Africa.
Members of Parliament on Friday night welcomed President Cyril Ramaphosa’s State of the Nation Address, but cautious opposition parties say actions speak louder than words.
Cyril Ramaphosa's maiden SONA was balanced - an indication of a president confronted with the difficult task of navigating through competing priorities in a nation that has been battered by the Zuma storm, writes Ralph Mathekga.
The president announced a number of new commissions, tasks teams and working groups to revive the economy and fight unemployment during his State of the Nation Address.
Newly-elected president Cyril Ramaphosa will deliver the 2018 State of the Nation Address on Friday evening.
Newly-elected president Cyril Ramaphosa will deliver the 2018 State of the Nation Address on Friday evening. Watch our live studio analysis from the Parliamentary precinct from 17h00.
The country remains on tenterhooks following the postponement of SONA and the national focus has now shifted to the ANC to see what their next move is in ensuring a smooth transition of leadership.
What's important now is that President Jacob Zuma isn’t allowed to detract from the momentum that newly elected ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa has started to build, writes Jakkie Cilliers.
The State of the Nation Address was postponed for the first time in democratic South Africa on Tuesday. The ANC has been meeting behind closed doors.
The presiding officers of Parliament have announced that the State of the Nation Address (SONA) has been postponed, as debate rages on around the future of President Jacob Zuma. Watch our live studio analysis.
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