Sekunjalo lays charges against Sunday Times
Today at 14:21, SAST
Sekunjalo Investments has laid charges against the Sunday Times for a provisional report by the public protector that alleged tender rigging.
Critics slap down Motshekga's confidence over ANAs
Today at 13:06, SAST
Educationists have cast serious doubt over Angie Motshekga's conclusion about the 2013 annual national assessments of numeracy and literacy.
Eskom's Brian Dames resigns for 'personal reasons'
Today at 12:38, SAST
Power utility Eskom has been dealt another blow with the resignation of its chief executive Brian Dames, who will leave the company in March 2014.
'Convenient' to remove lawful traders in Op Clean Sweep
Today at 12:19, SAST
The City of Jo'burg has admitted in court that lawful informal traders were removed from the streets along with illegal ones in Operation Clean Sweep.
'Walk of Witness' to replace violent protest in Khayelitsha
Today at 12:06, SAST
Religious leaders in Cape Town have taken a new approach to problems in Khayelitsha: they investigated locally instead of staging violent protests.
Cabinet declassifies Nkandla report that clears Zuma
Today at 11:44, SAST
The Nkandla report allegedly clearing Jacob Zuma will be released next week Tuesday, it has been announced at a post-Cabinet briefing.
Parole revoked for former Hard Livings leader Staggie
Today at 11:18, SAST
Rashied Staggie's parole has been revoked, reportedly because of his association with Kenny Kunene and Gayton McKenzie's party, Patriotic Alliance.
Eskom to use plan B at Medupi if Alstom fails to deliver
Today at 10:18, SAST
Eskom could use another firm to work alongside Alstom if the latter does not install software for the Medpui plant's boilers on time, say reports.
ANC still insists Madonsela leaked Nkandla report
Yesterday at 18:39, SAST
Although the ANC is no longer accusing Thuli Madonsela of political motives, it maintains she is responsible for the Nkandla report leak.
Krejcir bail application postponed again
Yesterday at 17:56, SAST
Czech businessperson Radovan Krejcir and his three co-accused's bail application has been postponed to hear testimony from the investigating officer.
Source: Mail & Guardian Online
Double attack on key Yemen ministry
Today at 14:20, SAST
A suicide car bomb followed by a gunbattle at Yemen's defence ministry have left at least 29 people dead and more than 70 injured, officials say.
Pope sets up child abuse committee
Today at 15:05, SAST
Pope Francis is to set up a Vatican committee to fight sexual abuse of children in the Catholic Church and offer help to victims.
Source: BBC News
Central African Republic: UN-Backed Troops Set to Deploy in CAR
Today at 10:37, SAST
[allAfrica]Washington, DC -The United Nations Security Council is expected to vote on Thursday to approve UN intervention in the Central African Republic (CAR), giving African and French troops already in the country the go-ahead to deploy.
Somalia: Militia Attack Mogadishu Base
Today at 07:15, SAST
[Garowe Online]Mogadishu -Armed militia believed to be Al Shabaab members attacked Intelligence base in Mogadishu's Huriwaa district as witnesses reported two landmine explosions in El-Waq town of Gedo region, Garowe Online reports.
Source: All Africa
Rand falls to new four-year lows
Today at 14:18, SAST
The rand breached R10.50/$ on Thursday for the first time this year, hitting its weakest level in four-and-a-half years, amid a backdrop of weak economic fundamentals and heightened concern about US stimulus curbs.
Eskom boss Dames to resign
Today at 11:32, SAST
Eskom's chief executive officer Brian Dames will leave the power utility in March.