End vote buying, gate keeping in ANC – Ramaphosa

Municipalities led by the ANC should lead in cutting wastage, hiring competent staff, and ensuring transparency and accountability, Ramaphosa said.

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa on Sunday called for an end to slate politics, vote buying, and gate keeping in the African National Congress, and a focus on serving the community selflessly.

End vote buying, gate keeping in ANC – Ramaphosa

End vote buying, gate keeping in ANC – Ramaphosa

Municipalities led by the ANC should lead in cutting wastage, hiring competent staff, and ensuring transparency and accountability, Ramaphosa said.

MEC to crack down on KZN cops fuelling taxi violence

MEC to crack down on KZN cops fuelling taxi violence

KwaZulu-Natal transport, community safety, and liaison MEC Willies Mchunu has vowed to crack down on police and other law enforcement agency members involved in fuelling taxi industry conflict in the province. Addressing a report back meeting in eMadadeni, Newcastle, on progress made in stabilising the taxi industry after years of conflict and violence, Mchunu said […]
Live report: Free State Stars vs Mamelodi Sundowns

Live report: Free State Stars vs Mamelodi Sundowns

Hello and welcome to the James Motlatsi Stadium where Free State Stars take on log leaders Mamelodi Sundowns in an Absa Premiership match.
Man arrested after death of two cyclists in DBN

Man arrested after death of two cyclists in DBN

It was not immediately known if other cyclists in the group were facing charges for cycling on a highway.

The grave-diggers of Maiduguri: burying Boko Haram and the past

Even the dead weren’t safe from Boko Haram in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri.

DR Congo eye second Chan title

DR Congo will be looking to win the Chan title for the second time when they take on Mali in the final on Sunday.

Rolene Strauss says ‘I do’

The wedding took place in Somerset West in the Western Cape.

17,000 funded posts vacant in Mpumalanga – DA

Mpumalanga spent R21 billion on salaries despite a 19 percent vacancy rate, the DA said.

your life

Why Pearl Thusi did not attend Da Les’ party

DJ Zinhle is said to have been in attendance.

How art impacts on life: OJ trial returns

The OJ Simpson murder trial is back on television, exploiting a growing obsession with true-life crime mysteries.

The Monkees return with new album, tour

The Monkees, the original reality TV stars whose band was conceived as a show, are returning with a new album and tour for their 50th anniversary.

BMX star Dave Mirra dies after apparent suicide

BMX star, X Games champion and former MTV host Dave Mirra died Thursday in an apparent suicide.

sport

Live report: Free State Stars vs Mamelodi Sundowns

Hello and welcome to the James Motlatsi Stadium where Free State Stars take on log leaders Mamelodi Sundowns in an Absa Premiership match.

South Africa’s Norris sweeps Myanmar Open despite last day scare

South Africa’s Shaun Norris survived early jitters on the final day to take the Leopalace21 Myanmar Open Sunday, helped by a near-unassailable cushion built up the day before.

DR Congo eye second Chan title

DR Congo will be looking to win the Chan title for the second time when they take on Mali in the final on Sunday.

WP takes Provincial Challenge hat-trick

17-year-old Ignation Douries sealed a hat-trick of victories in the South African Disabled Golf Association’s Hollard Provincial Challenge.

business

ANC keeping black people poor – Mashaba

This ahead of a Constitutional Court challenge on the Labour Relations Act.

Nersa questions Eskom’s Botswana exports

Additional increase unaffordable – mines, steel industry.

Westinghouse opposes Eskom, Areva appeal to ConCourt

Contract award said to be the biggest ever disputed in SA court of law. Westinghouse lodges counter appeal.

Dear investors, the SA system is working

What Nkandla shows us about our democracy.

world

Taiwan rescuers race to save over 120 buried after earthquake

Rescuers raced Sunday to free more than 120 people buried under the rubble of an apartment complex felled by an earthquake in southern Taiwan that left 29 confirmed dead, as an investigation began into the collapse.

Turkey ready to let in Syrian refugees ‘if necessary’

Turkey said it was ready “if necessary” to let in tens of thousands of Syrians fleeing a major Russian-backed regime offensive, as aid agencies warned Sunday of a “desperate” situation.

Global outrage over North Korea rocket launch

North Korea hailed an “epochal event” but its latest long-range rocket launch Sunday prompted international anger and plans for talks on a US missile defence system for the peninsula.

Sea turtles with tumors fill Florida hospital

The young patient writhes on the operating table, kicking its flippers. A team of medical attendants turns it over, revealing an underbelly cluttered with tumors, some as big as golf balls.

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