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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 ...

WATCH LIVE | Pastor Timothy Omotoso back in court

Pastor Timothy Omotoso is back in court on Monday, where he and his two co-accused face 97 charges, including rape, ...

Life getting you down? You might be able to reinstate your ...

Applicants for the R350 social relief of distress grant whose applications were previously cancelled can reinstate them ...

WATCH LIVE | NDPP advocate Shamila Batohi media briefing

National Director of Public Prosecutions advocate Shamila Batohi will host a virtual media briefing on National ...

At outbreak epicentre, students shrug off Omicron and fret ...

The students knew their university was the epicentre of a new Covid-19 variant spreading panic across the globe, but ...

Pensioner wins bumper lottery

A 69-year-old KwaZulu-Natal pensioner has bagged R35m in the national lottery, becoming the second pensioner in the ...

SA teacher who is deputy principal in Chinese school says ...

A South African-born teacher from KwaZulu-Natal who still holds his Zulu accent has been making strides in Asia's ...

YOUR COVID-19 QUESTIONS ANSWERED | Will a PCR test pick up ...

Preliminary data suggests rapid antigen tests should pick up the new variant.

WATCH | ‘Get the Shell out’: Protesters call on Shell to ...

On December 5 2021 Capetonians took to Muizenberg beach to protest against Shell’s plans to conduct seismic surveys on ...

Senior Eskom technician shed for disparaging bosses on ...

The labour court has switched off the hopes of a former Eskom employee who was fired for ridiculing his bosses on ...

President Ramaphosa expects report back on vaccine mandates ...

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Sunday said he was waiting for a report back from a task team he established to ...

Three Limpopo matriculants killed in accident hours after ...

Three matric pupils from Hoërskool Ben Viljoen in Groblersdal in Limpopo have died in a car accident, the school ...

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 ...

Ouch of ‘pain relief’ patches and KZN business owner’s riot ...

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

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 ...

Zimbabwe announces 10-day mandatory quarantine to curb ...

The mandatory quarantine is regardless of a PCR test result.

Want a Christmas bonus? Get the vaccine first, Malawi bank ...

First Capital Bank Malawi is offering Christmas bonuses to fully vaccinated staff and warned those still holding out ...

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 ...

Value for money or subpar service? Actor returning from SA ...

Eswatini-born English actor Richard E Grant is spending 10 days at the four-star Holiday Inn at Gatwick in the UK after ...

Indonesia Semeru volcanic eruption kills 14; dozens injured

In a barren landscape covered in ash, homes were almost completely submerged.

US State Department phones hacked with Israeli company ...

Apple Inc iPhones of at least nine US State Department employees were hacked by an unknown assailant using ...

US to restart Trump-era border program forcing asylum ...

The Biden administration will restart a contentious Trump-era border program that forces asylum seekers to wait in ...

Madagascar food crisis caused more by poverty, natural ...

Poverty, poor infrastructure and natural weather variability are bigger contributors to Madagascar's food crisis than ...

Pope accepts resignation of Paris archbishop over ...

Pope Francis has accepted Paris archbishop Michel Aupetit's resignation, the French Bishops' Conference said in a ...

Dutch say preflight tests needed as most Covid-19 ...

Dutch health authorities called for preflight Covid-19 tests regardless of vaccination status for travel from outside ...

US, Nato fully committed to Ukraine, says Blinken ahead of ...

Nato allies share an “unwavering commitment” to Ukraine's sovereignty, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on ...

Israel calls on world powers to stop Iran nuclear talks ...

Israel on Thursday called on world powers to halt their nuclear negotiations with Iran immediately, citing a UN ...

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 ...

US judge rejects Blue Origin challenge to NASA's pick of ...

A federal judge on Thursday rejected a lawsuit by Jeff Bezos' space company Blue Origin against the US government over ...

WATCH | NASA to intentionally crash spacecraft into asteroid

Nancy Chabot, the Double Asteroid Redirection Test coordination lead, told reporters their mission with NASA involves ...

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