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Zuma and energy minister at odds over nuclear adviser; Zuma refutes claims
Zuma and energy minister at odds over nuclear adviser; Zuma refutes claims

The man behind President Jacob Zuma's nuclear project is a favourite for a senior government post...

By Ibongakonke Shoba 22 Dec 2014 10:23

'Jobs for pals' claims groundless, says Wesgro CE
'Jobs for pals' claims groundless, says Wesgro CE

Allegations that his appointment is a "clear case of jobs for pals", are groundless, says new Wesgro CEO Tim Harris...

22 Dec 2014 10:03

Critical link between resource plunder, illegal wildlife trade
Critical link between resource plunder, illegal wildlife trade

Illegal trade in wildlife is no longer an abstract issue. Organised transnational as well as trans-regional environmental crimes are rapidly rising threats to the environment, to revenues from natural resources, to state security and to global sustainable development...

By Ibrahim Thiaw 22 Dec 2014 09:49

Ellen... Pay back the money
Ellen... Pay back the money

SABC must reject Tshabalala's R1m claim for legal fees says DA's Davis...

22 Dec 2014 08:05

National minimum wage increase not the answer, says Agri SA
National minimum wage increase not the answer, says Agri SA

"It would be extremely short sighted, if not inhumane, not to acknowledge the desperate situation many fellow South Africans find themselves in," says Johannes Möller, President of Agri SA...

22 Dec 2014 06:00

Taxman's turmoil bodes ill for SARS
Taxman's turmoil bodes ill for SARS

Over the past few weeks, SARS has been rocked by claims of a rogue unit, a brothel and a series of suspensions and resignations...

19 Dec 2014 10:14

Tshabalala out, at last
Tshabalala out, at last

NEWSWATCH: SABC chair Ellen Tshabalala, found guilty of misconduct and lying, has finally resigned from her position... (videos)

18 Dec 2014 06:31

Developing Excellent PA & Administrative Professionals of Excellence Summit 2015
Developing Excellent PA & Administrative Professionals of Excellence Summit 2015

The Annual Executive Assistants/PAs & Administrative Professionals Summit of 2015 will take place on 27-30 April at Intundla Game Resort & Lodge in Pretoria...

Issued by ABN Global Events 15 Dec 2014 14:44

DA: Zuma must suspend Ellen Tshabalala now
DA: Zuma must suspend Ellen Tshabalala now

Gavin Davis, the DA's Shadow Minister of Communications, says Jacob Zuma needs to suspend Ellen Tshabalala immediately...

15 Dec 2014 09:07

New leadership aims to bring expertise to Land Bank
New leadership aims to bring expertise to Land Bank

The Land Bank has a new chair, Arthur Moloto, and CE, Tshokolo Petrus (TP) Nchocho, both of whom were announced yesterday as part of sweeping changes to the boards of state-owned enterprises...

15 Dec 2014 08:01

Sony says sorry to Obama, amid leaked emails storm
Sony says sorry to Obama, amid leaked emails storm

LOS ANGELES, US: Beleaguered studio Sony Pictures apologised on Thursday for racially insensitive remarks about President Barack Obama in company emails, the latest in a series of leaks that have left Hollywood reeling...

12 Dec 2014 12:08

Eskom the food spoiler
Eskom the food spoiler

If Woolworths' cold chain is broken for eight consecutive minutes, the retailer considers the products waste and dumps them. For Pick n Pay the "down time" is seven minutes...

12 Dec 2014 11:51

Degrees of stupidity
Degrees of stupidity

NEWSWATCH: Times Live reports on SA's list of fakes... those who claimed to have qualifications that in fact they did not...

11 Dec 2014 07:40

SAA announces action plan
SAA announces action plan

South African Airways (SAA) recently announced its 90-Day Action Plan aimed at steering the airline back to the full implementation of its Long-Term Turnaround Strategy (LTTS)...

10 Dec 2014 10:18

SA marks Anti-Corruption Day
SA marks Anti-Corruption Day

South Africa has joined the international community in commemorating the 2014 International Anti-Corruption Day...

10 Dec 2014 10:08

Photographer wants R20m from GCIS for unlawful distribution of Madiba image
Photographer wants R20m from GCIS for unlawful distribution of Madiba image

NEWSWATCH: Photographer Shaun Harris is seeking R20m in compensation from the GCIS for the unauthorised use of a Nelson Mandela photo he took in 1999...

10 Dec 2014 08:39

Suspensions raise fears SARS could miss targets
Suspensions raise fears SARS could miss targets

Instability within the South African Revenue Service (SARS) has prompted fears about its ability to meet demanding revenue targets...

By Linda Ensor and Evan Pickworth 9 Dec 2014 11:29

DA: Remove Tshabalala from Transnet Board
DA: Remove Tshabalala from Transnet Board

The DA wants Ellen Tshabalala immediately from the Transnet Board...

9 Dec 2014 09:39

Unisa adamant: NO degree to SABC's Tshabalala
Unisa adamant: NO degree to SABC's Tshabalala

UNISA released a statement on Friday, 5 December 2014, confirming SABC chair Ellen Tshabalala did not earn a degree from the institution...

8 Dec 2014 10:46

5.32m tax returns submitted in 2014 tax season
5.32m tax returns submitted in 2014 tax season

A total of 5.32 million income tax returns were submitted in the 2014 tax season, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) said yesterday...

5 Dec 2014 10:07

South Africans called on to honour Mandela
South Africans called on to honour Mandela

Acting President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on South Africans to honour the memory of former late President Nelson Mandela today, the first anniversary of his passing...

5 Dec 2014 10:01

Tshabalala: Committee is being 'unfair'
Tshabalala: Committee is being 'unfair'

NEWSWATCH: SABC chair Ellen Tshabalala says she's not been treated fairly, reports Times Live. She could approach the court regarding the call to have her suspended, and the DA has laid a charge of perjury against her, reports BD Live...

5 Dec 2014 06:24

Tshabalala says Unisa records doctored
Tshabalala says Unisa records doctored

South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) chair Zandile Tshabalala is now claiming that University of SA (Unisa) records were doctored to show that she has no diploma or degree...

4 Dec 2014 12:12

Programme for Mandela commemoration released
Programme for Mandela commemoration released

To commemorate the death of Nelson Mandela on 5 December 2013, the South African government led by the Presidency and supported by the Department of Social Development and the Nelson Mandela Foundation, have planned a series of events from 4-15 December 2014...

4 Dec 2014 10:10

A key(point) ruling
A key(point) ruling

NEWSWATCH: The Minister of Police has been ordered to hand over the list of national key points to R2K and other parties, reports Mail & Guardian...

4 Dec 2014 07:42

The 13% liar
The 13% liar

SABC chair Ellen Tshabalala scored a pathetic 13% in a labour relations course, was barred from re-registering for a diploma course at Unisa... and lied under oath in Parliament...

4 Dec 2014 07:03

Power system to remain tight: Eskom
Power system to remain tight: Eskom

The power system is expected to remain very tight over the next few days, with Eskom doing all it can to avoid load shedding...

2 Dec 2014 11:07

New PRASA locomotives unveiled
New PRASA locomotives unveiled

Mosenngwa Mofi, the CEO of the Passenger Rail Services of South Africa (PRASA), says the unveiling of new locomotives will change the lives of commuters for the better...

2 Dec 2014 10:29

SA commemorates World Aids Day in Welkom
SA commemorates World Aids Day in Welkom

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa handed out pamphlets and engaged with residents of Welkom in the Free State during the national commemoration of World Aids Day...

By Nosihle Shelembe 2 Dec 2014 10:17

Economic growth key to reducing unemployment: Deputy President
Economic growth key to reducing unemployment: Deputy President

South Africa needs to accelerate its rate of economic growth if it is to meaningfully reduce its levels of unemployment, says Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa...

1 Dec 2014 10:32

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