Fri, Sep 17, 2021

Jacob Zuma medical parole

Former President Jacob Zuma Granted Medical Parole

Former President Jacob Gedleyihlekisa Zuma has been placed on medical parole, the South African Department of Correctional Services (DCS) confirmed on Sunday afternoon. The decision...
IEC South Africa local elections vote

Constitutional Court Rules that South Africa’s Elections Will Go Ahead

South Africa's Constitutional Court today dismissed the application from the IEC (Electoral Commission) to postpone SA's local elections... although the date may be changed...
SA unable to accommodate Afghanistan refugees

SA Unable to Accommodate Afghanistan Refugees

The South African government says it is not able to accommodate citizens of Afghanistan seeking refuge in the country. The Middle Eastern country has been...
Vaccinate, urges Minister as fourth wave looms

Minister Urges South Africans to Vaccinate as Fourth Wave Looms

Health Minister Dr Joe Phaahla has again urged all South Africans over the age of 18 to get vaccinated against COVID-19... as the country...
Babita Deokaran

7 Suspects Arrested for Death of Whistle-Blower in PPE Scandal

Police have arrested seven suspects in connection with the recent shocking murder of senior Gauteng Department of Health finance official, Babita Deokaran, who was...
cyril ramaphosa and angela merkel

President Ramaphosa to Participate in G20 Compact with Africa Meeting in...

President Cyril Ramaphosa will travel to Germany tomorrow - Wednesday, 25 August 2021 - to attend a G20 Compact with Africa (CwA) meeting in...
Law enforcement on high alert amidst threat of national shutdown

Law Enforcement on High Alert Amidst Threat of National Shutdown

Law enforcement agencies are on high alert and say they are ready to ensure the safety and security of South Africans, amid threats of...
Winnie Mandela

SA Cabinet Welcomes Brandfort Name Change to Winnie Mandela

The South African Cabinet, which held a virtual meeting yesterday, said in a press statement today that it welcomes the renaming of Brandfort in...
delinking the dollar from gold

Nixon’s Decision to Delink the Dollar from Gold Still Hounds the...

Nixon’s decision to delink the dollar from gold still hounds the IMF, South Africa and Africa. Five decades ago this month, US President Richard Nixon...
Phoenix vigilante killings

Phoenix ‘Vigilante Killings’: Dozens March to Police Station Demanding Judicial Inquiry

At least 50 people marched to the Phoenix Police Station under the banners of the African United Activists and Qina Mhlali Movement in Durban...