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This is the 7th edition in the former President Thabo Mbeki’s series of speeches.
This is the 7th edition in the former President Thabo Mbeki’s series of speeches. ( )

Africa must consider retribution and reconciliation: Mbeki

Former President Thabo Mbeki says that Africans must work towards creating justice systems which ensure both reconciliation and retribution.

Port Elizabeth businessman Christopher Panayiotou is accused of orchestrating the murder of his wife Jayde in April last year.
Panayiotou bail application postponed
Friday 27 May 2016 18:20

South Africa

Nathi Nhleko has cautioned against accusing police of working with gangs without the necessary evidence.
Unity needed to end gangsterism in W Cape: Nhleko

Friday 27 May 2016 20:55

Police say violent crime and gangsterism are the main reasons why Nyanga township on the Cape Flats has been identified as the most dangerous place in the country.

Africa

This is the 7th edition in the former President Thabo Mbeki’s series of speeches.
Africa must consider retribution and reconciliation: Mbeki

Friday 27 May 2016 21:49

Former President Thabo Mbeki says that Africans must work towards creating justice systems which ensure both reconciliation and retribution.

World

US President Barack Obama hugs an atomic bomb survivor Shigeaki Mori as he visits Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, Japan May 27, 2016.
Obama mourns dead in Hiroshima, calls for world without nuclear arms

Friday 27 May 2016 15:03

Barack Obama on Friday became the first incumbent US president to visit Hiroshima, the site of the world's first atomic bombing.

Politics

The ANC’s top brass are finalising the party’s candidate list ahead of the much-anticipated local government elections.
NC nomination dispute may require ANC top brass intervention

Friday 27 May 2016 20:27

The ANC’s top six could now be roped in to quell tensions in the Northern Cape as the Frances Baard region is disputing the validity of the party’s nomination process.

Business

In Zimbabwe the majority of transactions were conducted not through the banks, but on mobile money platforms.
Mobile transaction to cripple banking tradition in Zimbabwe

Friday 27 May 2016 19:06

New research suggests that the uptake of mobile money in Zimbabwe is so great, it threatens the viability of traditional banks.  

Science

Moqhaka municipality needs more than 45 million litres of water a day.
Kroonstad water supply runs dry

Friday 27 May 2016 19:56

Kroonstad in the Free Sate has only ten days of water supplies remaining as the main water sources of Moqhaka municipality have run dry.

Lifestyle

‘Nat Nakasa fought apartheid through his writings’

Friday 27 May 2016 08:50

Minister of Arts and Culture Nathi Mthethwa says the month of May, which is Africa Month, cannot be commemorated without mentioning the name of Nathaniel "Nat" Nakasa.

Sport

Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula says motivating athletes by rewarding them when they excel is the least they could do to show their appreciation for their hard work as a nation.
Mbalula offers bonus for SA Comrades winners

Friday 27 May 2016 20:12

Minister of Sport and Recreation Fikile Mbalula has offered a R100 000 bonus for a South African winner in both the men’s and women’s race in the Comrades Marathon on Sunday.

Opinion

Threat to close Dadaab camp plays on international refugee fears

Friday 27 May 2016 07:53

The Kenyan government says that it plans to close Dadaab, the world’s largest refugee camp.

National Days 2016

South Africa celebrates many National Days under democracy.

SONA 2016

President Jacob Zuma delivered the State of the Nation Address on February 11, 2016. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

ANC January 8 Statement

The African National Congress (ANC) held its 'January 8' celebrations and 104th anniversary in Rustenburg, North West on 9 January 2016

Moving from MDG to SDG

The UN member states met from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.

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