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pit toilets

Pit Toilets to Be Eradicated at Schools in Two Years

Pit toilets at South African schools will be eradicated within the next two years.That's the aim...
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Still Unclear On Cause of Joburg CBD Building Fire

Residents and shop owners who were evacuated when a building in the Joburg CBD caught fire on...
cash heists

Suspect Says Police Forced Him to Admit to Taking Part in Cash Heists

Former African National Congress (ANC) employee Velile Present’s bail application is underway in the Roodepoort Magistrates...
Krugersdorp High School Wins

Krugersdorp High School Wins Top Reserve Bank National Award

The South African Reserve Bank (SARB), in partnership with the national Department of Basic Education...
Estina Dairy Farm Trial

Judgment Reserved In Estina Dairy Farm Trial

Judgment has been reserved in the Estina dairy farm fraud case against the Gupta brothers’...
Poached Lobster

Police Seize Poached Lobster Worth R80K In Hout Bay Raid

Poached lobster worth around R80,000 has been discovered during a police operation in Hout Bay...
DR Randall Carolissen

DR Randall Carolissen Appointed As NSFAS Administrator

Higher Education Minister Naledi Pandor has announced the appointment of Dr Randall Carolissen as the...
Adriaan Vlok

Adriaan Vlok: I Don’t Believe Paedophile Claims Against Magnus Malan

The book places Malan at the centre of an alleged paedophile network that targeted young...
Hawks Slam 5 Cops

Hawks Slam 5 Cops For Looting Truck At Accident Scene

The cops, together with another suspect, were arrested earlier this week after they were caught...

City of Cape Town Has Racked R47 Million in Irregular Spending

The DA-run City of Cape Town has incurred R47 million in irregular spending, topping the...

World News

Apple Hacked

Apple Hacked By Australian Teenager

Apple said on Friday no customer data was compromised after Australian media reported a teenager...
Bobi Wine

Uganda: A Pop Star Takes on a President, at His Peril

In his red beret and jumpsuit the Ugandan pop star Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, better known...
Waterbomber Pilot Killed

Waterbomber Pilot Killed Fighting Australian Wildfires

About 75 fires are burning across New South Wales state, fanned by dry conditions that...

US Police Officer Uses Taser on 87-Year-Old Woman

A US police chief has defended the use of a Taser on an 87-year-old grandmother...

Chinese Plane Slides Off Manila Airport Runway in Heavy Rain

A Chinese passenger jet slid off the runway as it landed at Manila airport in...
aretha franklin

‘Queen Of Soul’ Aretha Franklin Dies At Home In Detroit Aged 76

Aretha Franklin, universally acclaimed as the “Queen of Soul” and one of America’s greatest singers...
zimbabwe voters

What Now for Zimbabwe as Constitutional Court Receives Petition Against Election Results?

Many in Zimbabwe are questioning whether the country can break with its horrid past or...
white rhinos

Endangered White Rhinos Flown from SA to China by Turkish Cargo

Five white rhinos, each weighing about one ton, have been transported from Johannesburg to Shanghai...
Zimbabwe president of the MDC, Nelson Chamisa

Zimbabwe Opposition Election Challenge To Be Heard In Court 22 August

The Zimbabwean opposition’s challenge against President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s election victory will be heard in the Constitutional...
Flash floods in Kerala, India.

India Floods Kill 43 People, More Rain Still To Come

The death toll from the worst floods in nearly a century in the Indian tourist...

Africa Top10 News

Africa’s Skincare Industry

Africa Top10 Business News

Disrupting Africa’s Skincare IndustryThese young entrepreneurs plan to influence the cosmetic market by shedding light on...
Abdoul Salam Nizeyimana

Africa Top10 News

This 27-year-old Rwandan is the Only Expert on How to Run a Daily Drone Delivery...
Ethiopian Airlines

Africa Top10 News

Ethiopian Airlines is the Frontrunner to Manage Nigeria's New National CarrierSome see the involvement of Ethiopian...
Schools in South Africa

Africa Top10 News

South Africa Vows to Stop Pit Toilets at all SchoolsThe president vowed to get rid...
Combating Malaria

Africa Top10 News

New Net to Prevent Malaria SpreadMillions of cases of malaria could be prevented by a...

Human Rights

poor farmers and sustainable agriculture

How Sustainable Agriculture Can End World Hunger

Significantly more investment is needed to lift hundreds of millions rural poor out of poverty...
modern slavery

Highest Rates of Modern Slavery Exist in Eritrea and North Korea

North Korea and Eritrea have the world’s highest rates of enslaved people, said a global...
FARDC soldiers.

DR Congo Casts Doubt On UN Report on Atrocities in Kasai Region

The Democratic Republic of the Congo has rejected a report by a United Nations human...
eithiopian jail

Notorious Ogaden Jail is Unthinkable In the Somali Region of Ethiopia

Jail Ogaden is unthinkable. From the moment you are put there until the moment you...
School teacher

Despite Setbacks, Africa Viewed as Continent of Hope, Promise & Vast Potential

Africa has long been one of the world’s most beleaguered continents – singled out mostly...

Press Announcements

Business Linkages And Investment

AWIEF Growth Accelerator Programme

Business linkages and investment readiness The Africa Women Innovation & Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF) is hosting its...
Nelson Mandela University

Nelson Mandela University Launched Redesigned Madibaz Sports Kit

The Leaders of Change “Sports do not build character. They reveal it.”* When the Nelson Mandela University...
Womens Day

Womens Day Celebrates The Inner Queen

Over two hundred women joined together this past Women’s Day at Shimmy Beach Club to...
Book Clubs

Book Clubs Are So Much More

A recent article by Vulture does a cheeky alcohol audit on Book Club – a movie that opens with...
Steenberg

Steenberg Toasts Spring With Trail Run Through The Vines

Join Steenberg Vineyards in raising a glass of Sparkling Sauvignon Blanc to spring at their...
Jazz on the Bay

41 winter series, Jazz on the Bay

As the days start to get a little longer, The 41 celebrates the end of...
Annual 100% Design South Africa Awards

The 2018 Winners Of The Annual 100% Design South Africa Awards Announced At Gala Event

South Africa’s leading product design showcase, 100% Design South Africa, announced its 2018 Design Award...
Africa’s Rail System

Getting On The Fast Track: The Digital Transformation Of Africa’s Rail System

Few modes of transport evoke such a sense of history and romanticism as rail. The...
Signing A Lease

Top 5 Points Tenants Need To Know Before Signing A Lease

While renting a property doesn’t require as much commitment financially and for as long term...
SA Payments Industry

Bringing Global Expertise To The SA Payments Industry

Two years of new local leadership, PayU South Africa is a significant part of the...

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