South Africa requires the same levels of wisdom, insight, passion and leadership it had 20 years ago in order to complete the transformation.
By the time Jacob Zuma arrives to campaign in person, his face is already staring back at him from all over the place.
Despite minister’s positive gloss, court highlights its lack of confidence in agency’s bona fides.
Source: Mail & Guardian Online
Today at 08:39, SAST
The US accuses Russia of "deception and destabilisation" in eastern Ukraine, warning of further sanctions unless Moscow defuses the crisis.
Yesterday at 21:58, SAST
Israeli PM Netanyahu tells the BBC Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas must abandon his pact with Hamas if he wants peace talks to resume.
Today at 05:53, SAST
Iran cuts state subsidies on petrol, sending prices up by as much as 75%, as the government tries to boost an economy battered by sanctions.
Source: BBC News
Today at 07:48, SAST
[Vanguard]ADO EKITI--The Ekiti State Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governorship candidate, Mr Ayodele Fayose yesterday told the state governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi that he was ready for debate on developments in the state's education at short notice.
Today at 07:27, SAST
[Daily Trust]Minister of state for Education, Nyesom Wike, has declared that the issue of dichotomy between HND and Degree holders will be resolved in no distant time as President Goodluck Jonathan has set up a committee headed by the Secretary to ...
Yesterday at 10:35, SAST
[The Star]UNIVERSITIES and Colleges will now be required to advertise prioritised academic courses as directed by the government before they admit students on merit, according to the new placement guidelines and policy.
Source: All Africa
Yesterday at 23:51, SAST
A village museum in East Sussex goes up against Tate Britain and the new £35m Mary Rose Museum to be named the UK's museum of the year.
Yesterday at 15:56, SAST
An orchestral work by the Pet Shop Boys about the life of wartime codebreaker Alan Turing is to have its world premiere at this year's BBC Proms.
Yesterday at 19:11, SAST
Director Peter Jackson reveals he has changed the title of the final film in his Hobbit trilogy from There and Back Again to The Battle of the Five Armies.
Source: BBC News
Yesterday at 20:00, SAST
[Mozambique News Reports & Clippings]Nine registration posts are opening in Gorongosa district under the protection of the Renamo military, with no Mozambican police presence, the National Elections Commission confirmed at a press conference ...
Today at 08:20, SAST
[VOA]Younde -At least 20 people are reported dead and thousands have fled Cameroonian villages on the border with Nigeria following a conflict between armed Nigerian cattle ranchers and Cameroon farmers.
Yesterday at 21:40, SAST
[ThinkAfricaPress]At a recent event, Rwanda's president Paul Kagame suggested he might change the constitution to allow him to run for a third term in 2017.
Source: All Africa
Mar 4 at 15:33, SAST
The discovery of how a KwaZulu-Natal woman’s body responded to her HIV infection by making potent antibodies (called broadly neutralising antibodies, because they are able to kill multiple strains of HIV from across the world), has been ...
Mar 3 at 11:34, SAST
Developing a daily hand washing routine, using soap and running water, has been shown to be among the most effective and inexpensive ways to help prevent these common infections. However, despite its life saving potential, many people have yet to ...
Feb 10 at 16:10, SAST
Improved services for mothers and children has seen the mortality rate for children under the age of five drop 7.3 percentage points from 10.7% in 2006 to 3.4% in mid- 2013, Hope Papo, Gauteng's MEC for Health, said in a statement issued to mark the ...
Source: The Good News
Today at 03:01, SAST
SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook launched on Thursday FB Newswire, billed as an online trove of real-time information for journalists and newsrooms to mine while reporting on events or crafting stories. In partnership with News Corp-owned Storyful, FB ...
Yesterday at 23:06, SAST
JOHANNESBURG - An international team of researchers, including some from the universities of Cape Town (UCT) and the Western Cape (UWC), have sequenced the genetic code of a species of tsetse fly. The team focused on glossina morsitans, a species ...
Yesterday at 17:03, SAST
NEW YORK - Apple's shareholder-friendly measures including a stock split and an expanded buyback helped lead US shares higher in opening trade on Thursday. Five minutes into trade, Apple shares rose nearly 8 percent, pulling the Nasdaq ...
Source: eNews Channel Africa
Today at 08:41, SAST
The Reserve Bank’s move to cut the fees banks charge each other for using ATMs and point-of-sale devices will cost South Africa’s banks hundreds of millions of rands.
Today at 08:31, SAST
The JSE held on to its gains to settle at record highs on Thursday after relatively strong demand for mining stocks and retailers.
Today at 08:26, SAST
The rand stayed at weaker levels on Thursday after a worse than expected producer inflation print intensified the risk of another interest rate hike.
Apr 18 at 16:11, SAST
Too weak. Can't handle the pressure. Unattractive to sponsors. Susie Wolff has heard it all -- and she is all the more determined to become the first female F1 driver in more than 20 years.
Yesterday at 11:51, SAST
Lewis Hamilton leads a Mercedes one-two at the Chinese Grand Prix Sunday as his teammate Nico Rosberg clings on to his lead in the world championship title race.
Apr 18 at 15:25, SAST
Amanda Davies met the 'father' of the Mercedes F1 power unit to uncover the secrets behind the team's early dominance this season.
Apr 15 at 12:07, SAST
Skukuza - South African National Parks (SANParks) authorities say gains are being made in the war against rhino poaching, with eight suspected poachers arrested in the past week.
Apr 8 at 23:06, SAST
Within only eight months, 40 tons of household organic waste has been diverted from landfill sites through the second phase of the City of Cape Town’s home composting study. This follows on the first phase of the City’s home composting ...
Apr 2 at 14:01, SAST
The Digital Village will provide much-needed education and health services to the community of Malibongwe Ridge, in Cosmo City.
Source: The Good News