New Development Bank To Lend Eskom Billions

As the country battles its electricity crisis, Eskom has been thrown another lifeline.The New Development Bank plans to lend the embattled power utility over R11 billion for its infrastructure projects, in the hope it would alleviate pressure on the grid.Eskom...
Allandale Substation Catches Fire

Eskom Technicians On Site After Allandale Substation Catches Fire

A fire broke out at the Allandale substation near Tembisa on Wednesday.
Credit Bureau

Credit Bureau: You Can’t Be Blacklisted For Not Paying E-Tolls

The Credit Bureau Association (CBA) has clarified that a default judgement obtained over...
Gill Packham

Police Found Gill Packham’s Blood In Her Garage, Court Hears

The investigating officer in the case against alleged wife killer Rob Packham has...
NDPP Investigating Directorate

President Proclaims Creation Of NDPP Investigating Directorate

The Presidency says President Ramaphosa established the investigating directorate on the recommendations of...
Load Shedding

City Of Joburg Formalises Plans To Minimise Load Shedding Disruptions

The City of Johannesburg has begun formalising plans to minimise disruptions to services...
Suzanne Daniels

Suzanne Daniels: Matshela Koko is Lying About Emails

CAPE TOWN – Former Eskom head of legal and compliance Suzanne Daniels has accused the...
Minister Pravin Gordhan

Gordhan On Eskom: We’ll Get It Right In The Next Year or 2

JOHANNESBURG - Two years is the approximate time frame Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan has...
taxi strike

Roads Blocked As Vereeniging Taxi Strike Causes Traffic Gridlock

JOHANNESBURG - Several roads in Vereeniging have been blocked off to traffic due...
Jackson Mthembu

ANC Chief Whip Jackson Mthembu Confirms Death Of Daughter

CAPE TOWN - The daughter of African National Congress (ANC) chief whip Jackson Mthembu has died.
Women in Africa’s Politic

Africa Top10 News

Repositioning the Role of Women in Africa’s Political HistoryIn the six decades since many African countries attained political independence, the stories of women in the liberation struggle is yet to be told and celebrated unlike their male counterparts who wasted no time in...
EU Fines Google

EU Regulators Fine Google €1.49BN For Blocking Advertising Rivals

Last year, the EU competition enforcer imposed a record €4.34 billion fine on Google for using its popular Android mobile operating system...
Abdelaziz Bouteflika

Powerful Algerian Party Abandons Beleaguered Bouteflika

ALGIERS — An influential Algerian party that was a long-time supporter of Abdelaziz Bouteflika has criticized the ailing president for seeking to stay in power,...

Zimbabweans Unite to Assist Those Affected By Cyclone Idai

Zimbabweans have started raising funds and donating goods to help those affected by Cyclone Idai. The Red Cross says the...
Cyclone Idai has swept away entire villages with it's strong winds and torrential rains.

Cyclone Idai Death Toll Mozambique To Increase Dramatically – Red Cross

The number of people killed in Mozambique by powerful storms and floods across southeastern Africa is likely to rise significantly, the Red...
Crossroads: Brexit sign to the left and EU sign to the right

Brexit In Crisis As May Plots Course Around Speaker’s Obstruction

Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plans were in disarray on Tuesday as her government sought to plot a way around the speaker...
8-year old Nigerian refugee Tanitoluwa "Tani" Adewumi playing chess.

Homeless Nigerian Child Refugee Wins New York Chess Championship

When you think of a chess champion, you generally picture a serious gentleman in a suit and tie, stroking his beard while...
Cape Town
clear sky
18.9 ° C
19.4 °
18.3 °
59 %
0 %
18 °
20 °
21 °
23 °
20 °
EU Fines Google

EU Regulators Fine Google €1.49BN For Blocking Advertising Rivals

Last year, the EU competition enforcer imposed a record €4.34 billion fine on Google for using its popular Android mobile operating system...
load shedding

Cape Chamber of Commerce: Load Shedding May Ruin Small Businesses

CAPE TOWN - There's no end in sight for rolling blackouts and the economy, as well as ordinary South Africans, are taking strain.Eskom and...

Can Business Save The SA Economy From #Eskom?

Thomas Garner, Chairperson at SA Independent Power Producers Association and Stephen Larkin, CEO of Africa New Energies join CNBC Africa to...
Debt Management

How To Manage Your Debt Effectively

By: Tango Gatya, Head of Finance and People at PPS Financial AdvisoryDebt. The dreaded four-letter word that no...
Financial Inclusion

Financial Inclusion Is A Right, Not A Privilege

During Human Rights Month, when we commemorate the right to human dignity, equality and freedom for all South Africans, it is important to reflect...
A big fuel price hike is expected for April

Fuel Price Expected To Sky Rocket In April

Another fuel price hike is on the cards for April.The Automobile Association (AA) is predicting an increase of up to R1,18 for...



Women’s World Cup

SAFA: 2023 Women’s World Cup Bid Aimed At Boosting The Game In Africa

Acting South African Football Association (Safa) CEO Russel Paul says their expression of...
Anrich Nortje

Anrich Nortje Out Of IPL With Shoulder Injury

Tearaway Proteas quick Anrich Nortje confirmed he has been ruled out of the...

Farrell ‘lost his edge’ in Scotland thriller – Jones

Eddie Jones has said he took the unusual decision to replace Owen Farrell...
egypt football

Egypt Bogged Down In Domestic Football Crisis

Little more than three months before it hosts the Africa Cup of Nations,...
mane liverpool v fulham

Liverpool Survive Fulham Scare

Liverpool usurped Manchester City to take top spot in the Premier League but...
Underwater Restaurant

Going ‘Under’: Europe’s First Underwater Restaurant Opens In Norway

Europe’s first underwater restaurant opens in Norway on Wednesday with more than 7,000 customers booked in to eat among the fish.
Catching a snake's venom to produce antivenoms

The Battle Of Antivenoms In Africa

Snake antivenoms have been around for 125 years, are effective and can be produced cheaply at scale. Yet Africa, with its abundance...
Royal Baby Name

Baby Diana? Or Little Arthur? Bets On For Royal Baby Name

What will Britain’s Prince Harry and his wife Meghan name their child? With the former actress in the last stage of her...
Lupita Nyong'o

Lupita Nyong’o Calls For Inclusive Film Industry

LONDON - Lupita Nyong’o feels it is up to the “consciousness of every individual” to play their part in encouraging more women into the...

Eight Things You Need To Know About Tuberculosis

·Be aware, and take action against tuberculosis, Novartis urges ·It’s time to focus on fighting TB this World TB Day  Millions of South Africans may already...

Refusing To Settle: The Quarter-Life Crisis

What is a quarter-life crisis, and how do you break through it?In this engaging and funny talk, the author of an Amazon bestseller on finding meaningful...
St. Patrick’s Day

The Irish Bucket List: 7 Must-have Experiences In The...

St. Patrick’s Day has arrived, bringing with it the traditional tales of Irish folklore about shamrocks and leprechauns. The celebration, dating back as far as the ninth and tenth century, is no...
Cape Town Carnival

Cape Town Carnival Road Closures: All You Need To...

The annual Cape Town Carnival is expected to take place in Green Point this Saturday and several road closures are likely to be in effect from 12:00 on Saturday until 01:00 the next morning.


professional certification

Community Workers In SA Can Now Obtain Professional Certification, For The First Time Ever

South Africa is finally catching up to the rest of the world, when...
Rethinking Retirement

Rethinking Retirement: A New Approach For Millennials

By Ronald King, Head of Public Policy and Regulatory Affairs, PSG Wealth
HIV Viral Load

Science Researchers Uses Laser Method To Develop HIV Viral Load Portable Device

Two African researchers – African Laser Centre grant holder and CSIR Biophotonics senior...
Human Rights Day

Human Rights Day: Remembering Robert Sobukwe’s Role In The Fight For Freedom And Equality

Robert Sobukwe and Pan Africanist Congress (PAC) supporters march to Orlando police station...
Mzansi Youth Choir

Mzansi Youth Choir Off To Flying Start In 2019

The Mzansi Youth Choir, made up of 55 performers aged 14 to 24,...
Fraud, Waste, Abuse

Fraud, Waste And Abuse – Ubiquitous In South Africa

Every day there are hearings around corruption, racketeering and money laundering which again...

AfriLabs Annual Gathering 2019 To Be Hosted In Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

AfriLabs, the largest pan-African network of technology and innovation hubs with over 130...
Remote Working

Remote Working Gains Traction In SA – Big Business Slow On The Uptake

In line with global trends, South African companies are increasingly offering remote work...

Why The Office Is Being Designed To Be More Like Home

Increasingly offices are beginning to look a lot more like our homes. But...