Suspended acting PIC CEO Matshepo More.

PIC Suspends Acting CEO Matshepo More With Immediate Effect

The PIC Board has announced the appointment of Vuyani Hako as acting CEO following its decision to place Matshepo More on precautionary suspension with immediate effect.In a statement released on Tuesday, the PIC board referred to allegations pertaining to interference with the process...
Former Bosasa auditor Peet Venter testifies at the State Capture Inquiry.

Agrizzi Allegedly Bribed Venter To Help Expose Bosasa CEO Gavin Watson

Former Bosasa auditor Peet Venter claims Angelo Agrizzi offered to pay him if he co-operated...
Men with laptops lined up. According to Stats SA jobs in the formal secotr have increased by 87,000 during the last quarter of 2018.

Stats SA: Jobs Increased By 87K In Last Quarter Of 2018

Statistics South Africa's latest report shows employment in the formal sector for the 4th...
Minister of Energy Jeff Radebe states that South Africa needs to spend R1 Trillion in the next 11 years to grow it's power capacity.

Radebe: South Africa Needs To Spend R1 Trillion To Grow Power Capacity By 2030

South Africa will need to spend more than R1trn in the next 11...
Former Bosasa auditor Peet Venter at the state capture inquiry on 26 March 2019.

Peet Venter Contradicts Agrizzi’s Testimony Over Fraudulent Invoices

Former Bosasa auditor Peet Venter has contradicted former COO Angelo Agrizzi's testimony that he advised the...
President of the South African Policing Union (Sapu) Mpho Kwinika.

Police Urges Sapu President To Press Criminal Charges Over Assault Claims

Police have urged South African Policing Union (Sapu) president Mpho Kwinika to lay a...
Public Investment Corporation (PIC) logo

Court Declares PIC Compliance Notice To Recover R4.3bn From Ayo Unlawful

The High Court in Pretoria has declared a compliance notice to the Public Investment...
Duduzane Zuma in the Randburg Magistrate’s Court on 26 March 2019 for the start of his culpable homicide trial.

Duduzane Zuma Pleads Not Guilty To Culpable Homicide

Duduzane Zuma has pleaded not guilty to a charge of culpable homicide for causing...
An IEC voting station sign

IEC: Record Number Of 48 Political Parties Registered For Elections

The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) says that it will have to double the pages on...
The Eskom tariff increase could cost South Africa more then 90,000 mining jobs.

Eskom Price Hike Could Cost SA 90,000 Mining Jobs – SA Mineral Council

South Africa’s gold and platinum mines will shed around 90,000 jobs in the...
Peter Tabichi

Africa Top10 News

Kenyan Science Teacher Wins Varkey Foundation Global Teacher Prize 2019Peter Tabichi, is a maths and physics teacher at Keriko secondary school in Pwani Village, in a remote part of Kenya’s Rift Valley. He donates 80% of his income to help the poorest...
Doodled images of Burundi's president Pierre Nkurunziza.

Social Media Outcry Over Jailed Girls For ‘Doodles’ On Burundi’s Nkurunziza Pictures

People from different parts of the world are using defaced pictures of Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza to show solidarity with three schoolgirls...
People are escorted to safety by aid workers at the airport of the coastal city of Beira in central Mozambique after the area was hit by the Cyclone Idai.

Relief Efforts Starting To Trickle Into Mozambique, But Thousands Still In Need

As relief efforts continue to trickle into Mozambique, many areas are still desperately in need of food, water and medical aid.
Nasa astronauts Christina Koch and Anne Mcclain

Nasa Scraps First-Ever All-Women Spacewalk For Lack Of Well-Fitting Suits

The US space agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa) scrapped Monday a planned historic spacewalk by two women astronauts, citing a lack of...
Qatar airways

Qatar Airways Backs Boeing Despite MAX Crash Crisis

MUSCAT - Qatar Airways threw its support behind Boeing on Monday as the US planemaker faces its biggest crisis in years after two deadly...
Satellite image of cyclone Idai making landfall in Mozambique.

Tropical Cyclone Idai: The Storm That Knew No Boundaries

Tropical cyclone Idai has made headlines across southern Africa throughout the month of March. Lingering in the Mozambique Channel at tropical cyclone...
President of Mali Ibrahim Boubacar Keita.

Mali President Reacts To Recent Ethnic Bloodshed

Mali’s President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita sacked and replaced two generals and disbanded an anti-jihadi vigilante group on Sunday, a day after gunmen massacred 134 Fulani...
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ECA’s Vera Songwe Talks About Africa’s Growth Potential

As part of activities of the week-long 52nd Session of the Economic Commission for Africa in Marrakesh, Morocco, the 2019 Economic...
Co-working spaces - the new office working environment

Why People Thrive In Co-Working Spaces

Studies show people who work in co-working spaces are on balance more satisfied, better performers and find more meaning in their work...
The Eskom tariff increase could cost South Africa more then 90,000 mining jobs.

Eskom Price Hike Could Cost SA 90,000 Mining Jobs – SA Mineral Council

South Africa’s gold and platinum mines will shed around 90,000 jobs in the next three years as above-inflation electricity price increases by...

Residential Property Market Experiencing Renewed Activity In Various Regions

Current economic and socio-political challenges aside, some ‘green shoots’ of renewed activity have appeared in the residential property marketplace in certain regions,...
eskom load shedding

Lights Out, Signal Down: How Load Shedding Affects Cellphone Networks

JOHANNESBURG – Load shedding has been taking its toll on business operations throughout the country. This also includes cell phone signals being affected.Johan Engelbrecht,...
Energy saving Tips

Useful Energy-Saving Tips To Consider For Your Home

Energy saving remains high on the list of priorities for homeowners. This is even further amplified with the newly approved increase on...



Bulls Failed To Show Up After Their Bye

Bulls head coach Pote Human described his team’s 20-56 defeat by the Chiefs...

Warner Fires On IPL Return

Australia's David Warner smashed 85 from 53 balls on his Indian Premier League...
Hsieh Su-Wei beats osaka

Osaka, Zverev Stunned In Miami

Naomi Osaka crashed out of the third round of the WTA and ATP...

Liu Storms To Lead At LPGA Founders Cup

China's Liu Yu had seven birdies and an eagle in a seven-under par...
roger federer

Federer Rallies To Beat 46th-Ranked Albot

Roger Federer battled back from a set down to overcome 46th-ranked Radu Albot...
Rozi Khan

House Of Khan: Pakistani Finds Fame As ‘Game Of Thrones’ Doppelganger

Pakistani waiter Rozi Khan had never heard of the Game of Thrones -- or its hugely popular character Tyrion Lannister -- until his...
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.
12-year-old Biko and her 9-year-old brother Manna attract crowds with their talented musical performances.

Meet Biko’s Manna – Young Artists Taking Over Joburg

Every weekend on the pavements of Maboneng, 12-year-old Biko and her brother 9-year-old Manna attract crowds with their talented musical performances. Here...
Musician Ed Sheeran.

Ed Sheeran Reveals Being Bullied For His ‘Quirky’ Looks

Ed Sheeran was bullied "every day" at school for being ginger, having a stutter, and wearing glasses, but he's since learned to...
South Africans queue to cast their vote in a recent election. The country holds five-yearly national elections on 8 May.

South Africa Goes To The Polls In May: What...

South Africa holds its sixth national election on May 8, coinciding with the country’s celebration of its silver jubilee as a democracy this year. The poll to choose national and provincial legislators...

Avoid Getting Duped By Imposters

With a trend of violent crime being perpetrated by individuals posing as city officials, local residents are warned not to take anything at face value.Recent reports have revealed...
Beaverlac Cederberg

Top Camping Spots This Easter Break

Are you one of the super smart, sneaky individuals who figured out that if you take just a few tactical days off between the weekends and public holidays in March and April,...
Port of Ngqura

The Port Of Ngqura – Nurturing Its Green Status

Transnet National Ports Authority’s (TNPA) Port of Ngqura is the only port with a green status in the South African port system and maintains this status through a number of innovative measures....



Taking African Short Stories To The World

Introducing BookBeak, an app connecting African writers with the world’s readers through storytelling
The “Damage” Exhibition

The “Damage” Exhibition Set To Launch At The Apartheid Museum

The struggle to free South Africa from apartheid was one of the most...
Global Women Leaders

4 Top Global Women Leaders Give Their Advice To Today’s Girl Child

The recent YPO EDGE gathered together a powerhouse of leaders from 93 nations across the...
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Botswana Elephants Caught In The Middle Of A Scramble For Votes

By Dr Louise de WaalPresident Mokgweetsi Masisi of Botswana...
TED Fellows Salon

Marriott Hotels Brings Ted Fellows Salon To The Mother City Inspiring “Vibrant Innovation”

Marriott Hotels in partnership with TED, hosted its first TED Fellows Salon in...

Shabzi Madallion Drops Exciting Music Video For “Where Ya Homies At”

One of the hottest hip hop exports from South Africa, ShabZi Madallion has...
Transport Perception Survey

Gauteng Residents Urged To Take Part In Transport Perception Survey

The residents of Gauteng have been urged to participate in and cooperate with...
Middelvlei Family Day

Middelvlei Family Day

Save the date for this year’s Middelvlei Family Day, Monday, 22 April, which promises...
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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