Category Archives: Politics

Suspect arrested for attempted hijacking in Philippi

The vigilance and swift response from members attached to the Western Cape Flying Squad landed a suspect behind bars for an attempted hijacking this morning. The members were on patrol …

Gauteng carnival to bring cultures together

Gautengers are in for a treat this long weekend, as the local carnival will once again take to the streets, with colourful parades and magnificent floats, performers, musicians and dancers.…

Corruption: getting to the belly of the beast

The Oxford Dictionary defines corruption as dishonesty or an illegal behaviour. Full stop. It ends there.

The results of Police Minister Bheki Cele’s recent dissection of the word are less …

Pirates juniors leading GDL while ambitious Shangase aims high

The Orlando Pirates U17 boys’ team is currently dominating the U17 Gauteng Development League. The young buccaneers have registered an impressive 14 victories out of a possible 17, drawing once …

President Ramaphosa congratulates Cosatu’s first female president

President Cyril Ramaphosa has congratulated Zingiswa Losi on her election as the first female president of the Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu).

Cosatu plays a critical role in …

Countdown to 2018 matric exams

With just 34 days to go until the 2018 National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations, the Basic Education Department (DBE) says it is expecting at least 787 281 learners to sit …

Deputy Minister Regina Mhaule delivers public lecture at Sol Plaatjie University, 19 Sept

The Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Regina Mhaule, will deliver a public lecture at the Sol Plaatjie University on Wednesday, 19 September 2018. The lecture is aimed at …