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Andile Lungisa, who has been elected Chairperson of the Nelson Mandela Bay region, has until the end of Thursday to resign as PEC member. ( )

Andile Lungisa denies defiance, willing to step down

In a new turn of events, it has emerged that newly-elected  African National Congress (ANC) Chairperson of the Nelson Mandela Bay region, Andile Lungisa, is willing to step down from his position.

The situation at the Delft taxi rank remains tense with only a few vehicles operating from the area.
Taxi violence escalates in the Western Cape
Thursday 23 March 2017 14:28
Clouds are central to weather observations and forecasts.
SA marks World Meteorological Day
Thursday 23 March 2017 12:23
The well-loved 75-year-old died in a car crash over the weekend in Johannesburg.
The well-loved 75-year-old died in a car crash over the weekend in Johannesburg.

South Africa

New mobile traffic administrative offices launched

Thursday 23 March 2017 14:51

In a bid to ease the burden on motorists, new mobile traffic administrative offices have been launched.

Africa

It will be available for purchase on a monthly basis and have a maximum subscription of 50 million naira.
Nigeria issues new retail savings bond to raise $7 million

Thursday 23 March 2017 15:34

Nigeria's debt office said on Thursday it raised 2.07 billion naira ($6.6 million) from a new two-year savings bond intended for retail investors.

World

Vote looming, Trump struggles to win Obamacare repeal

Thursday 23 March 2017 15:26

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday was set to make a final push on Thursday to secure the votes to begin dismantling Obamacare in the House of Representatives

Politics

Andile Lungisa denies defiance, willing to step down

Thursday 23 March 2017 14:27

In a new turn of events, it has emerged that newly-elected  African National Congress (ANC) Chairperson of the Nelson Mandela Bay region, Andile Lungisa, is willing to step down from his position.

Business

Coal transporters take Eskom, government to court

Thursday 23 March 2017 15:07

The Coal Transporters Forum has approached the high court, seeking an interdict to bar Eskom from entering into contracts with renewable energy independent power producers.

Science

The Eastern Cape department of health is targeting to recruit critical skills in the health service .
E Cape health to set aside millions to fill vacancies

Thursday 23 March 2017 15:24

The Eastern Cape Health Department has put aside R77 million for recruiting medical specialists and general workers to  fill vacancies in over 300 health facilities in the province.

Lifestyle

Watch Joe Mafela memorial service

Thursday 23 March 2017 10:57

The memorial service for entertainer Joe Mafela is underway at the Johannesburg Theatre in Braamfontein.

Sport

SA sprinters upbeat ahead of World Championships

Thursday 23 March 2017 09:29

South Africans can expect great achievements on the world stage in the athletics track and field competitions.

Opinion

SA is no longer the poster child for providing access to safe water

Wednesday 22 March 2017 16:58

South Africa was rightly proud of its water supply achievements in the first decade of democracy after the 1994 elections.

Budget 2017

Minister Pravin Gordhan tables his Budget Speech in Parliament on the 22nd February.

SONA 2017

President Jacob Zuma delivered the State of the Nation Address on February 9, 2017. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

International Aids Conference

The city of Durban, SA, will host the 21st International Aids Conference, marking the forum's return to Africa after 16 years.

SABC TV News Current Affairs

The latest Special Assignment, Fokus, Interface and Cutting Edge programmes. Video now available.

SABC TV News Current Affairs
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