Cosatu prohibits Zuma from addressing its initiatives

The federation says its decision to allow Zuma to speak at its Workers’ Day Rally was inconsistent with its position for him to step down.

The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) has banned President Jacob Zuma from addressing its central committee meetings and events, the labour federation announced on Tuesday.

Cosatu prohibits Zuma from addressing its initiatives

Cosatu prohibits Zuma from addressing its initiatives

The federation says its decision to allow Zuma to speak at its Workers’ Day Rally was inconsistent with its position for him to step down.

Porsche driver outsmarts hijackers

Porsche driver outsmarts hijackers

Two men driving a silver Mercedes stopped in front of the Porsche driver.
Warren Whiteley named Springbok captain

Warren Whiteley named Springbok captain

National coach Allister Coetzee wins one PR war by installing the popular Lions skipper as 8 new caps are named.
Deal struck to salvage Nelson Mandela Bay coalition

Deal struck to salvage Nelson Mandela Bay coalition

The coalition partners reportedly agreed to investigate allegations the mayor and his deputy were making against each other.
Bill Gates: Trevor Noah’s comedy transcends borders

Bill Gates: Trevor Noah’s comedy transcends borders

The billionaire says Noah inherited his skill of comedy from his mother, who he has hailed as a ‘hero’.
WATCH: Yes, Lord! says interpreter as pastor kisses woman in church

WATCH: Yes, Lord! says interpreter as pastor kisses woman in church

‘How are you?’ the pastor asks the woman, who could not respond after what had just happened.
Social media reactions: Molefe’s unpaid leave vs early retirement

Social media reactions: Molefe’s unpaid leave vs early retirement

Molefe’s statements have left social media puzzled.

SA doesn’t have the people to fight cybercrime, warns expert

According to the expert, it is well known that there is not enough capacity in South Africa for effective cybersecurity.

SA condemns the suspected terrorist attack in the UK

At least 22 people were killed Monday night and more than 50 injured after an explosion at the Ariana Grande concert.

Speed of bunny sterilisations raises concerns

Close to 2 000 bunnies have been adopted from the Bunny Park while work to revamp the property goes ahead.

Sars bust rhino horn worth R1.7m at OR Tambo

The interception on Monday comes days after another 7kg rhino horn bust, which occurred at the same airport last Thursday.

Doctor says ‘strong contrast’ in Van Breda family wounds, Henri’s were ‘minor’

The doctor testified that the Van Breda family members had had extensive ‘chop wounds’, while Henri’s were very minor.

Gauteng education MEC tackles sexual abuse against schoolboys

Lesufi used the occasion to encourage boys to report any such abuse to school heads.

Inside Bathabile Dlamini’s list of gifts: 6 bottles of wine, iPhone and a cow

The most expensive largesse the minister has received is a three-year-old Bonsmara cow worth R60k.

Body of woman found after being raped and killed

The body was found at the gate of the woman’s rented home.

your life

Bill Gates: Trevor Noah’s comedy transcends borders

The billionaire says Noah inherited his skill of comedy from his mother, who he has hailed as a ‘hero’.

Kenny Kunene and Loyiso Gola lock horns over naked Zille painting

If you thought marriage had softened up the sushi king, you were wrong, as he still has the most savage responses to trolls on social media.

4 new wearable tech products for 2017

From smartwatches to fitness trackers, the major players in the market have graced us with new releases in recent months.

Best butcher a meaty matter

Cleaver Awards acknowledge those that meet consumers’ expectations.

phakaaathi

Amajita have their work cut out for them

Amajita coach Thabo Senong says they will shift their focus to their second game of the World Cup against Italy.

Dikwena gearing up for Mbabane Swallows clash

Platinum Stars coach Cavin Johnson will not underestimate Swaziland side Mbabane Swallows when they lock horns in the Caf Confederations Cup group stage match.

Safa to punish Wits and SuperSport for blocking national team call-ups  

South African Football Association CEO Dennis Mumble says they plan on taking action against Bidvest Wits and SuperSport United for not releasing their players to represent the country.

Kutumela facing loan move

According to a source, Orlando Pirates are set to put striker Thabiso Kutumela on loan, following a fruitless maiden season with the Buccaneers.

sport

Warren Whiteley named Springbok captain

National coach Allister Coetzee wins one PR war by installing the popular Lions skipper as 8 new caps are named.

Aiden Markram wants to get the senior guys on his side

The 22-year-old rookie’s first ‘international’ assignment already has the added burden of captaincy but he’s ready for the challenge.

Bulls expected to replace Nollis Marais

It’s common knowledge that the union has been speaking to other coaches.

US Superbike rider Nicky Hayden dies after bike accident

Hayden, nicknamed ‘The Kentucky Kid’, raced for Honda in MotoGP from 2003 to 2015, before moving to the SuperbikeWorld Championship for the 2016 season.

business

Burden of wealth tax will likely exceed benefits, tax practitioners warn

As deadline for submissions to the Davis Tax Committee looms.

Get your own seat at Nedlac, Busa tells former partner the Black Business Council

Busa says the decision to sever relations with the BBC is down to ‘irreconcilable differences’.

Black Business Council cuts ties with Busa

The Black Business Council cited an ‘unfortunate incident’ where its representatives were kicked out of the meeting, allegedly by the Busa delegation.

world

Denel forges ahead in joint venture with Gupta-linked VR Laser Asia

VR Laser Asia is owned by Salim Essa, an associate of the politically connected Gupta family.

IMF demands more from eurozone on Greek debt relief

Germany is wary on doing any favours for Athens as it is deemed a vote killer ahead of general elections in September.

Macron says ‘horrified’ at UK attack, to speak with May

It is alleged children were also among those killed.

US Superbike rider Nicky Hayden dies after bike accident

Hayden, nicknamed ‘The Kentucky Kid’, raced for Honda in MotoGP from 2003 to 2015, before moving to the SuperbikeWorld Championship for the 2016 season.

opinion

Is SA industry doomed?

I believe that SA should use its mineral treasures to produce goods of high value rather than exporting them raw.

Jeff Radebe should know better

In a situation as toxic as ours towards women, it needs to be pointed out when a man in a position of power uses his position to take advantage of women.

KZN community leads the way in looking past race

The Zwathi community has protested the violent deaths of two white farmers gunned down in a rain of AK47 gunfire.

We don’t need an even more powerful Zuma

The ANC launched an initiative to hand even greater powers to the presidency.

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