Category Archives: Human Rights

SA match official take charge of AFCON qualifier

Top South African match officials have been appointed to be in charge of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier between Congo and Zimbabwe.Referee Victor Gomes, will be assisted by Zakhele Siwela

Pandor appoints NSFAS Administrator

Dr Randall Carollissen has been appointed as the administrator for the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) by Higher Education and Training Minister Naledi Pandor.Carollissen will take over the governance, management and

Unite to curb alarming child labour figures

Society needs to unite in combatting and reducing high child labour statistics, Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant said on the National Day Against Child Labour on Friday.The Minister said the phenomenon of child

Free State Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation hosts Albertina Sisulu ...

Albertina Sisulu gamesThe Free State Department of Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation, in partnership with the Free State Department of Education, will be hosting the Albertina Sisulu Games which coincides with the

Special Official Funeral for Mama Sobukwe

President Cyril Ramaphosa has declared a Special Official Funeral Category 2 for the late Mrs Zondeni Veronica Sobukwe.A Special Official Funeral Category 2 is reserved for distinguished persons specifically designated by the

It’s your South Africa to explore

South Africans have been encouraged to explore the country by travelling to areas they have never visited to experience the wonders offered by the country. To soften the price of travelling, South

President Cyril Ramaphosa arrives in Windhoek for the SADC Summit

President Ramaphosa arrives in Windhoek for the SADC SummitPresident Cyril Ramaphosa has this afternoon, 16 August 2018, arrived in Windhoek in the Republic of Namibia to lead South Africa's delegation at the

SA to participate in 38th SADC Summit

President Cyril Ramaphosa will lead South Africa's delegation to the 38th Ordinary Summit of the Heads of State and government of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) in Windhoek, Namibia.The summit will

Portfolio Committee on Economic Development Continues to Assess ...

Parliament� The Portfolio Committee on Economic Development will tomorrow, Thursday, 16 August 2018, continue on day 4 of its week-long oversight in the North West Province.The committee has in the past identified

Keep the Doctors Far Away from Our Traditional Circumcision, ...

The Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs began public hearings into the Customary Initiation Bill in Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape on Monday. The people of Port Elizabeth pleaded

Constitutional Court dismisses Shaun Abrahams’s appeal

The Constitutional Court has ruled that Shaun Abrahams's appointment as the National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) was constitutionally invalid and has subsequently dismissed his appeal with costs.Abrahams and the National Prosecuting

Eskom tender firms lose bid to have complaint dismissed

The Competition Tribunal has refused an application to dismiss a complaint against companies accused of price fixing and tender collusion involving a R240 million Eskom tender.The tender was for the supply, installation


JOHANNESBURG-- South Africa's business confidence rose in July for the first time in six months, the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI) said Wednesday.The chamber's Business Confidence Index (BCI) gained

Business, government wage war on corruption

Fighting corruption is not a battle to be won by government but by every South African citizen, the board of Business Unity South Africa (BUSA) said on Tuesday.Members of the BUSA board