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Friday, 09-19-14, 20:11SA, Nigeria Cooperate in Building Collapse Tragedy[SAnews.gov.za]Minister in The Presidency and chair of the Inter-Ministerial Task Team on the Nigeria tragedy, Jeff Radebe, says authorities in Nigeria and South Africa remain committed to identifying the deceased and assisting the survivors of last Friday's building collapse. read more...
Friday, 09-19-14, 15:38Crime Statistics Show Rise in Murders[SAPA]Johannesburg -The Institute for Security Studies on Friday said it was concerned that murder had increased for two consecutive years for the first time in democracy. read more...
Friday, 09-19-14, 8:25Where Is Nation's Industrial Policy Positioned?[SACSIS]There are three aspects of energy supply that lend themselves to shifting the diversification of a national economy. The mix of supply should reduce dependence on any source, especially if the source creates a foreign dependence or a systems path-dependence that eventually leads to wider risks for the general economy. read more...
Thursday, 09-18-14, 8:38Militant Leader Booted From Parliament[SAPA]Parliament -EFF leader Julius Malema and his Chief Whip Floyd Shivambu were ordered to leave the National Assembly on Wednesday after accusing Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa of "murdering" 34 Marikana mineworkers. read more...
Thursday, 09-18-14, 8:38EFF Leader Ordered to Leave Parliament Over Comment Against Deputy President[SAPA]Parliament -EFF leader Julius Malema and his Chief Whip Floyd Shivambu were ordered to leave the National Assembly on Wednesday after accusing Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa of "murdering" 34 Marikana mineworkers. read more...
Wednesday, 09-17-14, 12:33Surviving Rivonia Trialists Hold Dialogue With School Learners[GroundUp]Learners from a number of schools in Cape Town had the opportunity to meet surviving Rivonia trialists when a replica of Nelson Mandela's prison cell on Robben Island was launched to tour the country. read more...
Tuesday, 09-16-14, 20:1467 South Africans Die in Nigeria Building Collapse[SAPA]Johannesburg -Sixty-seven South Africans have died in the building collapse that occurred at the Synagogue Church of All Nations in Nigeria, President Jacob Zuma said in a statement on Tuesday. read more...
Tuesday, 09-16-14, 12:17Mobile Technology Supports Frontline Health Workers[SciDev.Net]Could telemedicine solve challenges facing South Africa's overstretched healthcare services? Munyaradzi Makoni reports. read more...
Tuesday, 09-16-14, 9:04Legal Organisations Condemn Attack on Pistorius Judge[SAPA]Johannesburg -Several legal organisations on Monday said they were concerned by the threats and personal attacks directed at Judge Thokozile Masipa who presided over the trial of paralympian, Oscar Pistorius. read more...
Monday, 09-15-14, 14:51The Deafening Silence of the EFF's Women Leaders[SACSIS]"All we are asking is that he pay back the money, why are we getting thrown out?" was the question that came from a parliamentary member of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), who was identified in a Voice of America news report, as "Female EFF member" on 21 August, the day the EFF chanted "pay back the money", to a humiliated and ill-looking Jacob Zuma. Right before Mbuyis read more...

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