President Jacob Zuma on Thursday informed Parliament that he had authorised the deployment of 11,894 members of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) for Madiba's funeral.
13 Dec 2013 12:33
NEWSWATCH: Independent head Iqbal Survé says the group's editorial staff are assured of their editorial freedom, and need have no fear when writing about any company within the Sekunjalo Group, reports Mail & Guardian, which also reports the government has admitted - shock and horror - to making a mistake.
By Rod Baker 13 Dec 2013 07:11
NEWSWATCH: The interpreter for the deaf at the memorial service for Madiba is a fake, and produced gibberish, it is claimed, reports Singapore's Straits Times, and you won't hear Zuma being booed... well, not on the SABC, anyway, reports City Press.
By Rod Baker 12 Dec 2013 06:45
The latest retail sales data suggest a poor festive season for most households as the level of debt remains high while finances have deteriorated further.
By Maarten Mittner 12 Dec 2013 06:58
The Gauteng Provincial Government will host an Interfaith Women's Day of Prayer at Orlando Stadium, in Soweto.
12 Dec 2013 06:41
Minister in the Presidency for Performance Monitoring and Evaluation, Collins Chabane, has urged members of the media to observe protocol regarding the funeral arrangements of former President Nelson Mandela.
12 Dec 2013 06:25
Large numbers of staff at Johannesburg and Eastern Cape airports will be deployed around the clock to ensure that mourners can get to Qunu land before Nelson Mandela's funeral.
12 Dec 2013 06:08
Francois Pienaar, captain of the winning Springbok team that lifted the 1995 Rugby World Cup said his greatest Madiba moment was when the former President agreed to be a Godfather to his two sons.
By Amukelani Chauke 11 Dec 2013 07:53
A sombre mood has been cast over South Africa this morning, 11 December, as South Africans begin lining the route where former President Nelson Mandela's body will travel from 1 Military Hospital towards the Union Buildings in Pretoria.
11 Dec 2013 07:17
All available hotel rooms in Gauteng have been reserved ahead of a memorial service for former president Nelson Mandela‚ who died on Thursday, 5 December, at the age of 95.
10 Dec 2013 06:33
It is a department tasked with enforcing the rights of workers but now the Department of Labour is being dragged to court for failing to adhere to its own rules.
By Zoë Mahopo 10 Dec 2013 06:06
Cabinet has approved measures that it said were aimed at assisting over-indebted households and strengthening their financial stability.
By Linda Ensor 9 Dec 2013 12:53
Tax incentives are being introduced for businesses that can show measurable energy savings, the energy department has announced.
9 Dec 2013 12:39
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