Sat, Feb 4, 2023

Homeless Caddie Qualifies for Professional Golf Tour

Up until 5 months ago, Llewellyn Barnes (59) was a homeless man, living on the streets of Pretoria, South Africa... but this March, against...

South Africa’s FirstRand Cuts Fees as ‘War’ with New Rivals Escalates

JOHANNESBURG - FirstRand is to become the latest South African lender to slash prices on its retail banking products, as the arrival of a...

Calls for Government to Abolish Plans for Quarantine Camps

AfriForum has written to the Minister of Cooperative Government and Traditional Affairs, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, demanding that the new regulations for isolation be scrapped. Apparently...
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DIRCO Responds to Australia’s Concerns Over South African Farmers

The Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) says it is "regrettable" that the Australian Government did not use the available diplomatic channels to...
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Loadshedding, Goodbye? SA Cities in Good Standing Can Source Own Electricity

South African municipalities in good financial standing - Cape Town, Ekurhuleni and many in the Western Cape - will be able to develop their...

Over 1200 Tankers Bring Water to the Free State

In an effort to curb COVID-19 infections, the Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) has dispersed 1265 tankers and 134 water trucks throughout the...

President Ramaphosa’s Response to Public Protector Investigation

President Cyril Ramaphosa has responded to a notice issued by the Public Protector regarding an investigation into his alleged violations of the Executive Ethics...
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Be on Your Guard, Dezinformatsiya is Coming

The erstwhile Russian KGB called it dezinformatsiya and spent a large amount of energy and resources on it: the distribution of false information, malicious...

South African Tumult Hinders Barclays’ Exit from Continent

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Barclays' plan to sell its African business and pull out of the continent are being hindered by South Africa's political upheaval...
South Africa’s Thabo Mbeki at 80: admired on the continent more than at home

South Africa’s Thabo Mbeki at 80: Admired on the Continent More...

Thabo Mbeki, who succeeded Nelson Mandela as South Africa’s second post-apartheid president, celebrated his 80th birthday on 18 June 2022. Following Mandela’s era of...