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DA losing support because of Zille: report

DA losing support because of Zille: report

Helen Zille’s media comments on colonialism has led to a drop in support for the Democratic Alliance according to a report by City Press, citing internal polling.

General - By Staff Writer | 28 May, 2017
Gupta media ramps up attacks on Gordhan and Treasury

Gupta media ramps up attacks on Gordhan and Treasury

The ANN7, in what it called a “Big Expose: Treasury’s fall from grace,” has blamed former finance minister and his administration for the alleged failure of a project called the Integrated Financial Management System.

General - By News24Wire | 27 May, 2017
The most used and most dangerous drugs in the world

The most used and most dangerous drugs in the world

The latest Global Drug Survey for 2017 has been released, revealing which narcotics are most used, and the most dangerous to take.

General - By Staff Writer | 27 May, 2017
Zuma’s exit is anything but a sure thing: analysts

Zuma’s exit is anything but a sure thing: analysts

Speculation that president Jacob Zuma could face another challenge at this week’s ANC NEC meeting was enough to spark a rally in the rand – but analysts warn that the hope that the president will be recalled is overstated.

General - By Staff Writer | 25 May, 2017
5 important things happening in South Africa today

5 important things happening in South Africa today

ANC says talk of Zuma’s removal being discussed is rubbish; NPA head Shaun Abrahams still has a Gordhan cloud hanging over his head; Eskom and minister Lynne Brown face the heat over the Molefe issue; and it’s disciplinary committee day for the SABC’s Hlaudi Motsoeneng.

General - By Staff Writer | 24 May, 2017
This Art Deco building on Cape Town’s Long Street just sold for R37 million

This Art Deco building on Cape Town’s Long Street just sold for R37 million

A landmark Art Deco building, 50 on Long Street in Cape Town’s CBD, is set to undergo a complete interior refurbishment after it was sold for R37 million.

General - By Staff Writer | 23 May, 2017
General Motors to axe 600 jobs in South Africa

General Motors to axe 600 jobs in South Africa

The National Union of Mineworkers of South Africa (Numsa) says that as many as 600 workers at General Motors SA are set to lose their jobs by July, out of a total 1,500.

General - By Staff Writer | 23 May, 2017
Western Cape declared a disaster zone over water shortages

Western Cape declared a disaster zone over water shortages

The Western Cape government has declared the entire province a disaster zone in order to deal with the ongoing drought, MEC Alan Winde said on Monday.

General - By News24Wire | 22 May, 2017
A break down of residential crime trends in South Africa

A break down of residential crime trends in South Africa

Property group,Lightstone, has released a report on the effect of crime on property prices in South Africa, with some surprising data on the most crime-affected residential suburbs in the country.

General - By Staff Writer | 21 May, 2017
To stay in the game, universities need to work with tech companies

To stay in the game, universities need to work with tech companies

Over the last five years, massive open online courses (MOOCs) have enabled universities to share their expertise with millions across the world. T

General - By The Conversation | 20 May, 2017
The most photographed landmark in South Africa

The most photographed landmark in South Africa

Sony Mobile has published a ranking of the most snap-shotted landmarks across the world – including the most popular spot in South Africa.

General - By Staff Writer | 19 May, 2017
How SA insurers could use your social media posts to determine your premiums

How SA insurers could use your social media posts to determine your premiums

What you decide to post and share online can now have a direct impact on your insurance premiums, according to Patrick Bracher, a director at Norton Rose Fulbright.

General - By Staff Writer | 13 May, 2017
ANC in-fighting turns ugly

ANC in-fighting turns ugly

ANC leaders in the Northern Cape are pulling all the political strings to gain an upper-hand in the province’s local elective conference – which will ultimately play a big role in who leads the ANC come December.

General - By Staff Writer | 11 May, 2017
Confusion as Zuma’s lawyers order the DA to hand over “intelligence report”

Confusion as Zuma’s lawyers order the DA to hand over “intelligence report”

President Jacob Zuma’s legal team has confusingly instructed the DA to hand over the full “intelligence report” described in the party’s original court filings.

General - By Staff Writer | 10 May, 2017
SABC wants you to get a TV licence for your PC, cellphone and tablet: report

SABC wants you to get a TV licence for your PC, cellphone and tablet: report

SABC CEO James Aguma has indicated that the SABC wants the Broadcasting Act changed so that South Africans will need to get a TV licence for their computers, cellphones and tablets.

General - By Staff Writer | 10 May, 2017
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