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State Capture Inquiry

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Glencore willing to testify at state-capture inquiry, says ...

Optimum Coal's change of ownership from Glencore to the Guptas was central to the findings of the public protector, ...

State capture inquiry conducts inspection of Guptas’ ...

The inspection follows claims by Ajay Gupta that Vytjie Mentor fabricated her evidence and falsely described the the ...

Seven explosive revelations from the state capture inquiry

We recap some of the most explosive statements from the state-capture testimony.

State capture inquiry: SAA pressured to advertise in The ...

Former SAA board chairperson Cheryl Carolus has described how senior officials from the public enterprises department - ...

State capture: How Malusi Gigaba facilitated meetings over ...

Testimony from former SA Airways (SAA) board chair Cheryl Carolus has highlighted how Malusi Gigaba facilitated a ...

5 highlights from Ngoako Ramatlhodi's state capture ...

Ngoako Ramatlhodi spilled the beans on Jacob Zuma's relationship with the Guptas when he appeared at the state capture ...

The mystery of the missing SAA money & criminal cases

Criminal charges and civil cases that were laid against senior managers at the South African Airways about a decade ago ...

5 quotes that sum up Ngoako Ramatlhodi's term as minister

Ngoako Ramatlhodi received no advance notification before he was dismissed by Jacob Zuma.

Season of madness: ‘Duduzane said he’d report me to daddy’

Former cabinet minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi delivered an explosive testimony at the state capture inquiry on Wednesday.

WATCH | 'ANC was in a state of madness during Zuma' - ...

Former mineral resources minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi described the tenure of former president Jacob Zuma as "the season ...

We refused Gupta invite to dinner: Ngoako Ramatlhodi's ...

Former adviser Sam Muofhe said he and former minister of mineral resources Ngoako Ramatlhodi “declined a directive” to ...

I refused to revoke Glencore mining licence: Ngoako ...

Former Eskom board chairman Ben Ngubane allegedly threatened to report then Mineral Resources minister Ngoako ...

Rand Water working 'around the clock' to restore supply ...

Rand Water has a technical team working around the clock to fix an electrical problem that interrupted the supply of ...

SA passport ranked No 44 in the world, with 63 visa-free ...

South Africa sits at 44 in the list of powerful passports, with the UAE topping the chart.

Five big things that will put SA at risk in 2019

In 2018, SA got a new president, two new finance ministers and slumped into a recession. Next year may be even more ...

Children drown in dam, river and water container in Limpopo

Limpopo police have expressed concern over the number of drowning incidents reported in the province after four ...

WATCH LIVE | Omotoso back in court

The trial of controversial Nigerian Pastor, Timothy Omotoso, resumes in the High Court in Port Elizabeth on Monday.

The SABC whirlwind: Four big issues plaguing the national ...

The SABC is facing a financial crisis that has placed thousands of jobs on the line.

Eskom and its 2018 woes: Five major problems the power ...

From debt, mismanagement and failing plants, the troubled power utility has seen its fair share of blows this year, ...

She was orphaned at 16, now has a PhD in neuroscience

Rachael Dangarembizi is proof that dreams can become reality.

Russian nuclear medicine deal signed to avoid 'political ...

The ousted chair of the Nuclear Energy Corporation of SA (Necsa) has admitted  to signing a Russian nuclear medicine ...

Herman Mashaba wants NPA to act on rampant corruption ...

Johannesburg city officials want to meet the country’s new National Director of Public Prosecutions once she assumes ...

Global Citizen sets SA’s social media pulse racing

The biggest good news story of the year turned bad the minute people started to leave FNB Stadium in Johannesburg after ...

Oranje blanje blasted: Old flag ‘is hate speech’

The government says the old SA flag is widely recognised as a symbol that promotes white racial supremacy and can be ...

The end of sell-by data: Mobile networks fall in line at ...

By March 2019, millions of SA consumers will be able to keep their data and roll it over to the following month without ...

WATCH | Did I hear 'suck my balls'? Nope, that ad just has ...

The alleged lyrics “suck my balls” in the background music of an advertisement were the subject of only the second ...

Wait! What kind of bacon is this?

Should a product made from a mixture of pork, chicken - including mechanically recovered meat - and milk be described ...

From margarine to a bank: Advertising body still clamping ...

5 times the advertising authority ruled against advertisers in 2018.

Macron warns protest 'battle scenes' could hurt France's ...

French President Emmanuel Macron warned his cabinet ministers on Monday that the weekend's "battle scenes" involving ...

WENDY KNOWLER | Become a money mule... and risk a criminal ...

If someone offers you money in exchange for opening a bank account in your name and allowing them to deposit money into ...

LIVE | Black Friday: Bonanza or big con?

Set your alarm, load your data, study the catalogues, for Black Friday – the adult version of the Reggies Rush – is ...

Yay, it's Black Friday week! But before you splash out, ...

That old “it’s been a long, hard year, now reward yourself” marketing line used to be reserved for the festive season, ...

WATCH | Nissan ‘poor engineers’ or ‘lying’ over Hardbody ...

“It’s very clear to me,” Global NCAP secretary general David Ward said as he stood next to the crash test remains of ...

'I felt like an absolute pariah in hospital': Durban ...

Salmonella "poisoning" victim Jennifer Harris could not even see her two-year-old son while receiving treatment in ...

Imported eggs suspected in Durban's Salmonella outbreak

Salmonella bacteria, most likely from contaminated eggs, has put at least 30 people in the greater Durban area in ...

Anti-govt rapper abducted as DR Congo vote tensions rise

A rapper critical of President Joseph Kabila was abducted in the eastern DR Congo overnight, his father said Sunday ...

DRC's outgoing president Joseph Kabila doesn't rule out ...

The president of Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Joseph Kabila, plans to stay in politics when he steps down after ...

In Mauritius, sugar cane means money, renewable energy

Far out into the Indian Ocean where it is forced to be self-reliant, the island nation of Mauritius is weaning itself ...

Zim president breaks Mugabe-era tradition for 'hero' prof's ...

Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa has broken with former leader Robert Mugabe’s 38-year-old tradition of only ...

WATCH | Narrow escape from ambush by panga-wielding thugs

Dashcam footage shows three machete-wielding men charging a Toyota Land Cruiser driven by an American couple near Mai ...

Child marriage costs countries billions in lost earnings: ...

Respect Ruvimbo Topodzi was 15 and walking home from school in her native Zimbabwe when a 22-year-old man asked her ...

Beers and boot jols: Harare motorists cope with hours-long ...

From packing water bottles, playing music loudly in their cars and drinking a few beers while waiting for their turn at ...

Activists call for criminal probe into migrant deaths off ...

A rights group called Wednesday for an international criminal investigation after 15 migrants died following 11 days ...

Uganda vaccinates health workers against Ebola, fearing DRC ...

Uganda has vaccinated thousands of health workers against Ebola to counter the spread of the deadly virus from its ...

US reestablishes permanent diplomatic presence in Somalia

The United States has reestablished a permanent diplomatic presence in Somalia nearly three decades after it closed its ...

Jobs at risk as new foreign currency crisis hits Zimbabwe

Some major companies from various sectors in Zimbabwe have started winding up operations in their loss-making divisions ...

Egypt's Sisi opens first arms exhibition in Cairo

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Monday inaugurated the first arms fair organised in Cairo, with hundreds of ...

Macron to meet unions, address nation seeking to end ...

President Emmanuel Macron will address the nation on the "yellow vest" crisis Monday and meet trade unionists and ...

PM Ardern apologises to family of British tourist killed in ...

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern fought back tears as she apologised on Monday to the family of a 22-year-old ...

Gamer charged by Australia police after 'livestreaming ...

A Sydney gamer heard on a livestream allegedly hitting a woman was charged with assault by Australian police Monday, ...

Russia arms industry second behind US: Sipri

Russia has overtaken Britain to become the world's second biggest arms producer behind the United States, the Stockholm ...

'I can't breathe' were Khashoggi's final words, report says

Jamal Khashoggi's final words were "I can't breathe," CNN said Sunday, citing a source who has read the transcript of ...

Nun tweets a daily prayer to US President Donald Trump

A US nun has been religiously tweeting daily prayers to Donald Trump since 2017.

Amnesty calls on ICC to fully probe Boko Haram conflict ...

Amnesty International on Monday said the International Criminal Court should start a full-blown investigation into ...

Women activists stand up despite abuses in MENA: Amnesty

Women rights defenders have stood up for change across the Middle East and North Africa in 2018 despite a plethora of ...

Nobel peace prize shines light on rape in conflict

Congolese doctor Denis Mukwege and Yazidi activist Nadia Murad, an IS sex slave survivor, will be presented with the ...

China summons US ambassador over Huawei arrest

China summoned the US ambassador on Sunday to protest the "extremely bad" arrest of telecom giant Huawei's CFO in ...

France tells Donald Trump to stay out of its politics

The French government on Sunday urged Donald Trump not to interfere in French politics after the US president posted ...

Thousands of protesting Hindu hardliners demand Ram temple

Tens of thousands of hardline Hindu protesters marched in New Delhi on Sunday, calling for a grand temple to be built ...

South African dreams of being first disabled man in space

“When gravity no longer has a hold on our bodies, in that moment we will all be the same.” Eddie Ndopu, 28, was ...

UWC scientists say rapists should be afraid of their new ...

An innovative DNA testing kit that could help to nab rapists was unveiled by the University of the Western Cape on ...

Australian bid to force tech firms to hand over encrypted ...

The Australian parliament's lower house passed a bill to force tech firms such as Alphabet Inc's Google, Facebook and ...

WATCH | Seven-year-old makes R300m a year reviewing toys on ...

A seven-year-old boy has earned more than $22m (approximately R300m) this year just by reviewing toys. 

Soyuz arrives at ISS on first manned mission since October ...

A Soyuz spacecraft carrying Russian, American and Canadian astronauts arrived at the International Space Station on ...

At-risk nations plead for 'justice' at UN climate summit

Nations facing imminent environmental disaster on Monday called on rich polluters to help them back from the brink, as ...

WHO says creating panel to study gene editing

The World Health Organization said Monday it is creating a panel to study the implications of gene editing after a ...

NASA's first asteroid sample-collector arrives at target, ...

NASA's first-ever mission designed to visit an asteroid and return a sample of its dust back to Earth arrived Monday at ...

Astronauts on new mission dismiss safety concerns after ...

Astronauts of the first manned space mission since an unprecedented accident in October on Sunday brushed aside ...

World Bank promises $200bn in 2021-25 climate cash

The World Bank on Monday unveiled $200 billion in climate action investment for 2021-25, adding this amounts to a ...

East Africa may lose its crown as 'cradle of mankind'

Archaeologists in Algeria have discovered stone tools and cut animal bones that may be up to 2.4 million years old, ...

BMW Munich assembles 1,000 cars a day, with the help of ...

Robots are the reason the BMW factory in Munich is able to produce 1 000 cars each day.

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