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‘Lesufi gives us hope’ – Soweto residents as ANC invades township

The residents of Soweto have expressed confidence that their long struggles with unemployment are getting deserved attention under the leadership of Panyaza Lesufi as...

Ramaphosa dangles NHI carrot in ANC’s KZN campaign trail

ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa yesterday told party supporters in KwaZulu-Natal that the signing of the National Health Insurance (NHI) into law this week was...

Master plan to ensure ANC win in KZN

KwaZulu-Natal ANC spokesperson Mafika Mndebele says voter turnout of more than 70% on May 29 would guarantee the party a 58% election victory to...

‘Mbalula’s bodyguard’ kills himself during arrest for drunk driving

Police have opened an inquest into the death of a drunk driving suspect who killed himself while being arrested. The 30-year-old man drew a firearm...

Labour Court grants RAF workers the right to strike

The Labour Court in Johannesburg has ruled that workers at the Road Accident Fund (RAF) have the right to strike under the banner of...

Judge rejects application to pause Senzo case until after elections

The Senzo Meyiwa murder case trial Judge Ratha Mokgoatlheng has rejected the media’s application to have the case postponed to after elections. The trial...

BREAKING: Kaizer Chiefs defender killed in botched hijacking

Kaizer Chiefs defender Luke Fleurs has reportedly died on Wednesday night. Fleurs is said to have been shot and killed in Honeydew, north of...

Phamotse gets house arrest for defaming Basetsana and Romeo

Controversial author Jackie Phamotse has been sentenced to two years of house arrest for defaming former Miss South Africa, Basetsana Kumalo, and her husband,...

ANC application challenging MK Party registration dismissed

The Electoral Court has dismissed the ANC's application to declare the registration of the uMkhonto we Sizwe Party (MKP) as a political party with...

Mapisa-Nqakula fights back, challenges her impending arrest

Parliament Speaker Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula has taken legal action to prevent her impending arrest amid accusations of corruption and money-laundering involving about R4-million. The speaker launched...

Markus Jooste shot and killed himself during arrest – sources

Markus Jooste, the former CEO of Steinhoff International Holdings Limited, has passed away. The detail around Jooste's death are still sketchy. According to sources close...

Gold One mine to finally grant labour union Amcu organisational rights

Gold One Modder East Operations mine is on the brink of concluding a trade union recognition agreement with the Association of Mineworkers and Construction...

ICJ rules in favour of SA orders Israel to prevent genocidal...

Gaza, once a bustling city teeming with life, has been reduced to a haunting ghost town, bearing the painful remnants of shattered dreams, particularly...

Celebrity tycoon shot in packed nightclub

Popular businessman Sphamandla Mabonga was shot in the ribs and is being treated in hospital following a shootout at Tempo nightclub in Sandton, Johannesburg,...

Anti-apartheid photojournalist Magubane has died

Renowned South African anti-apartheid photojournalist Dr Peter Magubane has passed away aged 91. The news of the lensman’s passing was confirmed by his daughter Fikile...

Playwright par excellence Mbongeni Ngema has passed away

Acclaimed award-winning artist and one of South Africa's celebrated theater producers, director, composer and playwright Mbongeni Ngema has passed away. Ngema, bred in the village...

Richards Bay FC show coach Kaitano Tembo the door

Relegation-threatened KwaZulu-Natal-based Richards Bay Football Club has parted ways with head coach Kaitano Tembo. Tembo joined the Premier Soccer League (PSL) outfit in the beginning...

BREAKING | Zahara has died

Multi-award winning musician Zahara (real name Bulelwa Mkutukana) has passed away. The hitmaker died at a private Johannesburg Hospital on Monday night. Fiancé Mpho...

Dan Marokane appointed Eskom group chief executive

Experienced business executive Dan Marokane has been appointed as Eskom group chief executive, taking up one of the toughest and thankless jobs in South...

11 workers die, 75 injured in Impala mine accident

Eleven workers have died while 75 others have been injured following an accident at the Impala Platinum (Implats) mine in Rustenburg. The company said in...

Convicted woman basher Lorch suspended from club activities

Thembinkosi Lorch has been dealt another blow after Orlando Pirates management resolved to suspend him from club activities. In a statement released on Wednesday afternoon,...

Thembinkosi Lorch escapes with suspended jail sentence

Orlando Pirates star Thembinkosi Lorch has been handed a suspended jail sentence and fined R100 000 for assaulting his girlfriend. Lorch, who appeared in the...

John Block home after release from jail

The department of correctional services has complied with the court order to release former ANC Northern Cape chairperson John Block from prison. Block was released...

Joburg to appeal court’s ruling against hiring of Brink as city...

The City of Joburg has filed an application for leave to appeal the high court’s  ruling that the appointment of Floyd Brink as the...

Mbalula asked to answer to claims of eThekwini bankrolling ANCWL conference

ANC Secretary General Fikile Mbalula has been asked to clarify who paid for the ANC KZN Women's League conference which was later nullified.  About R5-million...

Nkalakatha turns Union Buildings Boks gathering into a bash

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa and some of his cabinet ministers officially welcomed the triumphant Springboks at the Union Buildings on Thursday morning. The Springboks...

Axed NSFAS CEO drags board to court, wants job back

Axed National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) CEO Andile Nongogo has brought an urgent application before the Labour Court in Braamfontein to challenge the...

Celebrations all night long as Springboks defend World Cup title

The whole of South Africa is in jubilation as the Springboks successfully defended their Rugby World Cup crown after a hard-fought, narrow 12-11 victory...

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