Friday, June 18, 2021

COVID-19 LIVE UPDATES | More than 116,000 people admitted to SA hospitals with Covid-19...

December 19 2020 - 09:40 More than 116,000 people admitted to SA hospitals with Covid-19 since March The National Institute For Communicable Diseases (NICD) revealed on...

SA surges past 900,000 confirmed Covid-19 cases, with 8,700 in 24 hours

SA had officially recorded its 900,000th Covid-19 case, health minister Dr Zweli Mkhize said on Friday. Only 17 other countries have surpassed this grim milestone.   Mkhize...

Look, it’s not that deep – Tito Mboweni says he and Ndlozi ‘don’t fight...

Finance minister Tito Mboweni and EFF MP Mbuyiseni Ndlozi have had their fair share of public spats and “twars”, but it's not personal and...

ANC MP in hot water after calling for Cape Town’s JP Smith to be...

ANC MP Faiez Jacobs' comments in a community WhatsApp group have left the City of Cape Town hot under the collar. Now council speaker Dirk...

Truck talks continue as troops march in to stem highway violence

The N3 between Johannesburg and Durban is becoming a dangerous route for truck drivers and transport company owners. Image: Mbuyiselo Ndlovu Crisis talks about trucking violence were...

Deputy chief justice Raymond Zondo clears the air on Zuma ex-wife link

Deputy chief justice Raymond Zondo had a child with a sister of one of former president Jacob Zuma's wives more than 25 years ago. Zondo...

Zondo to lay criminal charges against Zuma for walking out

State capture commission chairperson deputy chief justice Raymond Zondo will lay criminal charges against former president Jacob Zuma for walking out of the commission...

State capture: Ex-Denel executive tells of ‘flawed’ contract awarded to Gupta-linked firm

Former group supply chain management executive at Denel, Dennis Mlambo, on Wednesday told the state capture commission how he was sidelined by top managers so tender...

Jacob Zuma files application for Raymond Zondo’s recusal

Former president Jacob Zuma has officially applied for deputy chief justice Raymond Zondo to recuse himself as state capture commission chair. This comes just days...

Public enterprises defends hiring of chief of staff, says everything was above board

The public enterprises department has defended its appointment of Nthabiseng Borotho as chief of staff even though she didn’t meet the minimum requirements for...

‘Just stop it’: Cele’s plea to men after axe-killing of mom and five children

"I am making a call to men, I urge you all to stop brutalising and violating women and children … it’s that simple.” This was...

High court grants order stopping Gupta-linked businessman from dispersing assets worth R232m

The National Prosecuting Authority’s Investigative Directorate has obtained a restraint order against Gupta-linked businessman Kubentheran Moodley preventing him from dissipating assets worth R232m. The high...

Supreme Court overturns convictions of two farmers in Coligny ‘sunflower’ murder

Not guilty The Supreme Court of Appeal acquitted Pieter Doorewaard and Phillip Schutte on the murder conviction and sentence they were handed in connection with...

Judge lashes magistrate who locked up defence lawyer for ‘disrespect’

A lawyer who arrived at court to defend her client was locked up after refusing a magistrate's instructions that she should represent another man...

‘This is rubbish’: Jessie Duarte on slate putting her forward as SG at ANC...

ANC deputy secretary-general Jessie Duarte has dismissed a recently released 2022 elective slate putting her forward as secretary-general as “rubbish”. The slate, by a grouping...