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State Capture Inquiry

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Zondo dismisses Arthur Fraser's application to ...

The state capture commission on Wednesday dismissed an application by former prisons boss Arthur Fraser to ...

RECORDED | State capture inquiry delivers ruling on ...

The chairperson of the state capture inquiry, acting chief justice Raymond Zondo, will on Wednesday make a ruling on ...

State capture inquiry seeks another deadline extension, ...

The Zondo commission of inquiry into state capture has yet again requested an extension to deliver its final report.

Transnet manager denies claims he gave order to hike up ...

Former Transnet manager Yousuf Laher on Wednesday denied any wrongdoing in the controversial purchase of locomotives by ...

RECORDED | Mosebenzi Zwane takes stand at state capture ...

Former MEC of human settlements in the Free State Mosebenzi Zwane will on Friday answer questions about the R1bn ...

WATCH LIVE | state capture commission continues to hear ...

The commission of inquiry into state capture will continue to hear more about the R1bn Free State housing project from ...

NPA sets up ethics unit in aftermath of Cato Manor 'death ...

The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) is setting up an in-house ethics monitor in a bid to restore the lustre of an ...

State capture inquiry witness in quarantine, fails to appear

Former chief financial officer in the Free State department of agriculture Seipati Dhlamini on Friday failed to show up ...

Gigaba, the suits & Gupta cash — South Africans weigh ...

Former home affairs minister Malusi Gigaba has previously denied any involvement with the Gupta family

Cash, bags and the Guptas: bodyguards spill the beans

Bags of cash, frequent visits to the Gupta house nd clandestine meetings Transnet bosses and a former cabinet member.

Malusi Gigaba's suits paid for with Gupta cash, Zondo ...

The state capture commission heard on Thursday how former minister Malusi Gigaba paid for his tailored suits in cash, ...

Transnet boss Siyabonga Gama had stacks of cash everywhere: ...

A former driver and bodyguard of erstwhile Transnet boss Siyabonga Gama on Thursday told the state capture commission ...

More young Covid-19 patients in hospital 'but very few get ...

Mediclinic said on Tuesday that data from its facilities across SA shows that while younger people were going to ...

‘We can no longer afford the blackmail that Eskom is too ...

The belief that Eskom needs to be saved no matter the cost is tantamount to blackmail and hampering the supply of ...

Tshwane 'making progress' on repairs to burnt substation

Significant progress has been made in the past 24 hours on repairs to the Mooikloof substation which was damaged by ...

Mandatory vaccine policy heading to ConCourt: Thulas Nxesi

Labour minister Thulas Nxesi says says an organisation representing businesses is heading to the Constitutional Court ...

SA’s Gripen fighter jets ‘grounded’ — report

SA's fleet of Gripen fighter jets has been temporarily grounded due to a lack of funding, maintenance and support ...

Western Cape e-hailing operators under siege from ...

Western Cape transport MEC Daylin Mitchell has urged the National Prosecuting Authority to speed up the prosecution of ...

Bail granted to former Gauteng health MEC Brian Hlongwa

Former Gauteng health MEC Brian Hlongwa and seven others linked to alleged tender fraud in the department were granted ...

How July riots pummelled SA's economy

Under the twin pressures of a spate of civil disorder in July and tighter Covid-19 lockdown restrictions during the ...

Limpopo health office staff down tools after colleagues ...

Some employees from the Waterberg district health offices in Limpopo downed tools on Tuesday after several of their ...

‘Vaccinate, vaccinate, vaccinate': National Health ...

SA needs a plan on how to move from containment of the Covid-19 pandemic to mitigation and living with the coronavirus, ...

Legal dispute over new Zulu king put on hold

The legal dispute over who will succeed the late King Goodwill Zwelithini as monarch of the Zulu nation will only be ...

‘It is less of a dream but more of conversations’: Duduzane ...

Duduzane Zuma says his presidential bid is more than a dream, despite having no experience in politics.

Product recall: Nuts withdrawn after ‘low levels’ of ...

Pioneer Foods on Monday launched a recall of specific batches of Safari peanuts and raisins and cashew nuts in SA, ...

Fake car auctions and disappearing data: Wendy Knowler’s ...

In this weekly segment of bite-sized chunks of useful information, consumer journalist Wendy Knowler summarises news ...

Travel ban cancellations — a world of hurt for everyone

Stranded in foreign airports when their flights home were suddenly cancelled, scores of South Africans were forced to ...

Car jammers already loving the festive season: Wendy ...

In this weekly segment of bite-sized chunks of useful information, consumer journalist Wendy Knowler summarises news ...

Tips on wedding photography, car insurance premiums and ...

Wedding photographers often retain ownership and copyright of their photos and licence the photos to the couple.

Geared up for Black Friday? Here's how to stay safe online

It is almost time for the annual retail frenzy, Black Friday, so here’s how to protect yourself from being cyber conned ...

More consumers seek debt counselling as credit crunch bites

More people are opting for debt counselling as they navigate the economic crunch worsened by the pandemic, according to ...

NO-vember: Beware the Black Friday, Black November and ...

In this weekly segment of bite-sized chunks of useful information, consumer journalist Wendy Knowler summarises news ...

Surge in banking fraud, but Sabric is onto the culprits

Criminal syndicates have been living it up on the proceeds of their fraud victims’ bank accounts, but the good news is ...

It’s bananas: Don’t fall for scaremongering

Consumers are assured that bananas on sale in SA are safe to eat, with claims of the yellow superfood "containing ...

Crunch time for Kulula, BA credit holders, and sagging ...

Knowledge is power  - stand your ground and tell them that, legally, a stain is not material.

Data breach caught on Telegram, online refund tips and car ...

In this weekly segment of bite-sized chunks of useful information, consumer journalist Wendy Knowler summarises news ...

Gambia police disperse protesters contesting president's ...

Hundreds of protesters had gathered in the community of Serekunda, 12 km (7 miles) from Banjul, the day after Darboe ...

Covid-19 shots are finally arriving, but Africa can't get ...

When a group arrived at the Sekenani health clinic in rural Kenya for their Covid-19 vaccines recently, staff told them ...

Scientist who first sequenced Omicron worried by speed of ...

The velocity of the mutations also raises questions about how the variant evolved and adds to the puzzle of how ...

Gambian President Barrow wins re-election; opposition cries ...

Gambian President Adama Barrow has comfortably won re-election, the electoral commission said on Sunday, though he may ...

Gambia opposition rejects partial election results

Three opposition candidates have rejected the partial results of Gambia's election that show President Adama Barrow ...

Renowned Zimbabwean human rights activist Dewa Mavhinga has ...

Mavhinga documented human rights violations during the turbulent and violent final years of the Robert Mugabe ...

Zambia detects first cases of Omicron coronavirus variant

Zambia has detected its first cases of the Omicron coronavirus variant in three people who tested positive for Covid-19 ...

Gambia's President Barrow takes slim, early lead as ...

Gambian President Adama Barrow had a narrow early lead after Saturday's presidential election, according to provisional ...

At least 20 killed as bus swept away by flood waters in ...

At least 20 people drowned on Saturday when a bus carrying a group of religious faithful was swept away by flood waters ...

Libya court reinstates Gaddafi presidential bid amid ...

A Libyan court ruled on Thursday that the son of the late leader Muammar Gaddafi could run for president, his lawyer ...

Zimbabwe finds first omicron case after announcing ...

Zimbabwe has identified its first case of the omicron variant of Covid-19, a day after announcing a 10-day mandatory ...

US CDC to collect data on southern Africa passengers over ...

US officials ordered airlines to disclose passenger names and other information about those who have recently been in ...

New York City expands Covid-19 vaccine mandates for ...

New York City expanded its array of Covid-19 mandates on Monday, setting vaccine requirements for children as young as ...

First-ever Covid-19-killing steel can destroy 99.8% of the ...

Researchers in Hong Kong said they have developed the world’s first stainless steel that kills the Covid-19 virus ...

US financial regulators investigate Trump social media deal

Digital World said the SEC asked for documents in early November relating to communications between Digital World and ...

WHO director-general ‘pained’ by racist cartoon of Omicron ...

World Health Organisation DG Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus says it pains him that shows of racism, like the recent cartoon ...

Syria says fires put out at Latakia's port after Israeli ...

Fires caused by Israeli "aggression" at Syria's port of Latakia on Tuesday have been extinguished, although they left ...

Abdicated Spanish king fights for immunity from spying claim

Spain’s former king is fighting for immunity in a UK court over allegations he harassed and spied on his ex-lover.

Facebook facing mounting legal fights over Myanmar genocide

Facebook parent Meta Platforms Inc. is facing mounting legal challenges by Rohingya refugees who blame the social media ...

New York City mandates vaccines for all private businesses ...

New York City declared on Monday that all private-sector employers must implement Covid-19 vaccine mandates for their ...

Next pandemic could be more lethal than Covid, Oxford ...

Future pandemics could be even more lethal than Covid-19 so the lessons learned from the pandemic must not be ...

Italy reinforces strict Covid-19 rules targeting vaccine ...

Italy, which has one of Europe’s highest vaccination rates, is further cracking down on the small minority that has so ...

France’s first female president could be right-wing Pecresse

France’s Republicans picked Valerie Pecresse, head of the economically mighty Paris region, to fight Emmanuel Macron in ...

Jordan court jails health officials over Covid-19 oxygen ...

A Jordanian court sentenced five senior health officials to three years in jail on Sunday for causing the death of 10 ...

Bezos gives $443m to climate groups in Earth Fund push

The most recent contributions are in addition to the $791 million he gave to 16 organizations last year as part of his ...

SA developers shine in Huawei’s global HMS App Innovation ...

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Twitter prohibits sharing of personal photos and videos ...

Twitter Inc says it will not allow sharing of personal media such as photos and videos on its platform without the ...

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey hands reins to technology chief ...

Dorsey, who cofounded Twitter in 2006, is leaving after overseeing the launch of new ways to create content through ...

China establishes space weather centre with Russia — ...

China and Russia have established a space weather centre in Beijing as part of worldwide efforts to improve global ...

Google Cloud fixes outage that hit Snap, Spotify

Google’s cloud services, which provide computing power for many major companies’ websites, have been fully restored ...

Several social media apps and internet services down

Several social media apps and internet services including Google Cloud, Amazon, Snapchat and Spotify were down on ...

Disney wants to become the happiest place in the metaverse

Mickey Mouse is poised to venture into the metaverse.

Latest astronaut crew of 4 welcomed aboard International ...

Four astronauts, three from NASA and one from the European Space Agency, arrived at the International Space Station on ...

WATCH | NASA, SpaceX launch 'Crew 3' astronauts to orbit on ...

NASA and private rocket company SpaceX launched four astronauts into orbit late on Wednesday en route to the ...

Australia to set up $740m fund to develop low-emissions ...

"Our plan to reach net zero by 2050 is an Australian one that's focused on technology not taxes and this fund backs ...

WATCH | Melting iceberg arrives at COP26

A melting iceberg arrives in Glasgow from Greenland to remind the negotiators at #COP26 about the effects of global ...

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