With the hashtag #Taxistrike trending on Twitter, a number of blockades are being reported on Monday morning, with visuals of long queues for bus services also being shared.
The public have been asked to use alternative channels to contact the SIU after closing its national head office, as well as the Limpopo and Gauteng offices.
Two of Edcon’s creditors are heading to court urgently on Monday morning, to prevent the business rescue plan which would see them getting only 4 cents for every Rand they are owed
Nearly two years after the collapse of the VBS Mutual Bank, those responsible seem to be getting their comeuppance, as the Hawks and NPA have started making arrests.
Fares were expected to increase between 10% and 25% from 1 July.
‘Our legal team is of the opinion that the draft contains serious errors in both law and fact,’ asserted the former mayor.

Breaking News Reserve Bank cuts repo rate by another 50 basis points

A 7% fall in GDP is forecast this year, but a recovery is forecast for next year.

Breaking News Zikalala confirms break-in at his official residence

The premier did not say when the incident occurred but said police investigations were ongoing.

Breaking News With 447 new infections and 8 new deaths, overall Covid-19 tally now at 6,783

A record increase (with the first 400-plus rise) sees the coronavirus’s spread continuing with a steady climb in SA.

Breaking News Rivonia triallist Denis Goldberg dies at 87

ANC veteran Denis Goldberg passed away overnight, according to a statement from the ANC in the Western Cape.

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Reserve Bank forsees possible 2% shrink in the economy due to coronavirus

Breaking News Reserve Bank forsees possible 2% shrink in the economy due to coronavirus

The Reserve Bank projects the lockdown period can result in a 2.6% contraction of GDP from the production side of the economy.

Breaking News General Constand Viljoen passes away aged 86

The former apartheid-era defence force leader and co-founder of the Freedom Front, General Constand Viljoen, passed away on his farm.

Breaking News Credo Mutwa passes on at 98 years old

The ANC, IFP and ATM have sent condolences to Mutwa’s family and friends.

Breaking News Sol Kerzner dies aged 84 after battle with cancer

The Kerzner name will long be remembered for transforming tourism and hospitality in SA.

Breaking News Cape Town traffic officer gunned down with own pistol

While en route to the police station with the suspect, it is understood that the officer was attacked and fatally shot with his service pistol.

Breaking News More coronavirus cases being investigated as Mkhize labels disease ‘explosive’

Four more cases are in SA’s sights in addition to the 61 confirmed cases as of Monday morning, as well as the first confirmed cases of person-to-person transmission within the country’s borders. 

Breaking News Another big daily jump as Covid-19 cases in SA move to 51, up by 13

In view of the rising numbers, President Cyril Ramaphosa has called for an urgent cabinet meeting to be held on Sunday.

Breaking News King Dalindyebo arrested for ‘axe assault’ on family

The abaThembu monarch allegedly ‘went on the rampage’ and has a history of violence.

Breaking News EFF’s Godrich Gardee resigns as an MP

National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise’s office confirmed that Gardee had submitted his resignation.

Breaking News eThekwini city manager Sipho Nzuza granted R50K bail

The city manager was arrrested on Tuesday for alleged corruption, money laundering and racketeering over a R208-million Durban solid waste tender. 




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