The government is gearing up to lavish more taxpayer funds on President Jacob Zuma’s controversial Nkandla homestead‚ which has already been upgraded at a cost to the country of R246-million‚ the Sunday Times newspaper reported.
Huffington Post SA Editor Verashni Pillay has resigned following a scathing ruling by the press ombudsman and severe criticism over the publication of a blog which called for white men to lose their voting rights.
Police in Limpopo have arrested 11 people on charges of arson and public violence in connection with an attack earlier this week by community members of Zaaiplaas outside Groblersdal in which the homes of the parents of a murder suspect were burned down.
The fact that Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has allowed Professor Chris Malikane to accompany him on his US investor roadshow raises serious questions‚ not only about his judgement but also about whether he can be trusted to act in the best interests of South Africa‚ the Democratic Alliance says.
The new Minister of Sport and Recreation‚ Thulas Nxesi‚ has revealed that his department has committed to funding for the establishment of a R4.6 billion National Training and Olympic Preparatory Centre (NTC) to be based in Bloemfontein.
The SABC’s recently-appointed interim board says it is determined to fulfil the tasks it was appointed to undertake and that since its appointment it has been working with the Department of Communications to put together a package to ensure the financial rescue of the corporation.
Lions captain Warren Whiteley has urged his team-mates to be mentally prepared for their Australian tour when they are scheduled to play against the Force‚ Rebels and Brumbies in the coming three weeks.
Rand Merchant Bank (RMB) has warned that President Jacob Zuma's continued stay in office amid growing calls for him to resign and the possibility of Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma becoming the next ANC president put the ANC at risk of losing the 2019 elections.
Stuart Baxter says he is waiting for the South African Football Association (Safa) to respond on whether he can continue coaching SuperSport United until the end of the season‚ and Bafana Bafana‚ before considering a reply to Safa’s approach to him.
A coalition of civil society organisations‚ political parties‚ trade unions and religious groupings have announced the formation of a broad-based movement designed to remove President Jacob Zuma from office.
Suspended SABC boss Hlaudi Motsoeneng said at a media briefing on Wednesday that he believed that if he ran for president he would win‚ but he isn’t going to because he wants to see a woman get the job first.
Controversial American author and former head of the (National Association for the Advancement of Coloured People) NAACP in Spokane‚ Washington‚ Rachel Dolezal‚ says she still identifies as black‚ despite the backlash she has received from the public.