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28 April 2017
                       
 
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23 Apr 2017
 
 
Eskom: Armed cable thieves arrested in Howick, KwaZulu-Natal
STATEMENT
Last Monday, 17 April 2017, members of Eskom’s Security Investigations team arrested four men who were found in possession of stolen overhead conductor cable in Howick, KwaZulu-Natal. The arrest...
 
 
12 Apr 2017
 
Eskom: Eskom removes illegal connections in Tshwane
STATEMENT
Illegally connected electricity users in Pienaarspoort, in Tshwane got a rude awakening on 30 March 2017 when Eskom moved in on the area to remove the hundreds of illegal connections that pose a...
 
 
06 Apr 2017
 
Gordhan planning to form new political party – KZN ANCYL
POLITICS
The African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL) in KwaZulu-Natal believes that former finance minister Pravin Gordhan wants to form a new political party. KwaZulu-Natal ANCYL secretary...
 
 
OUTA: Protest turnout expected to be massive, leadership urges to be supportive
STATEMENT
As the nation builds up for probably the biggest public protest in our new democracy, OUTA calls on the leadership within the ANC, to speak out and denounce the hate speech and utterances of...
 
 
04 Apr 2017
 
Save SA: Take to the streets on Friday 7 April
STATEMENT
Friday 7 April is the day for a massive people’s push against Jacob Zuma’s continued misrule of South Africa and his betrayal of the people – a People’s March to the Union Buildings in Pretoria....
 
 
31 Mar 2017
 
Urgent press briefing
What's On
The Ahmed Kathrada and Nelson Mandela Foundations invite members of the media to an urgent press briefing, at 4pm at the Nelson Mandela Foundation.  The meeting will address the cancellation of...
 
 
10 Mar 2017
 
South Africa’s grant scandal exposes myths about how the state should run things
THE CONVERSATION
The social grants scandal rocking South Africa has been greeted with understandable shock. It’s also challenged two popular ideas about how government should operate. The first is that...
 
 
07 Mar 2017
 
Makhura to speak at launch of Anti-Racism Week
What's On
Members of the media are invited to the official launch of the concept for Anti-Racism Week 2017 on Wednesday, where Gauteng Premier David Makhura will give the keynote address. Date: 8 March 2017...
 
 
06 Mar 2017
 
Eskom: Eskom KwaZulu-Natal reaches electrification milestone of 40 000, and counting
STATEMENT
Eskom has electrified over 40 000 households in KwaZulu-Natal by the end of February, with the uMkhanyakude District leading the way with over 13 000 connections. Eskom’s Group Executive for...
 
 
02 Mar 2017
 
 
 
A Thousand Tales of Johannesburg
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
This is the story of Sara, who poses stiffly for a photo with her four children at Turffontein concentration camp in 1901, and of Abraham, who paints the street names on Johannesburg’s kerbs. It is...
 
 
23 Feb 2017
 
 
 
Afriforum: AfriForum takes on Minister over fish species in Tsitsikamma National Park
STATEMENT
AfriForum today sent a document to Edna Molewa, the Minister of Environmental Affairs, in which the organisation expresses its concern over the future of the Tsitsikamma Marine Protected Area...
 
 
 
 
South Africans must reject Molefe's appointment as MP – SSA
POLITICS
Save South Africa has called on South Africans to protest against Brian Molefe’s appointment as a Member of Parliament (MP). Molefe was sworn in as an MP on Thursday in Speaker Baleka Mbete’s office.
 
 
22 Feb 2017
 
DoH: Gwen Ramokgopa: Address by Gauteng MEC for Health, on the occasion of giving update on progress on Health Ombudsman Recommendations, Marshall Town Johannesburg (22/02/2017)
Topics
We made a commitment to keep the families and the public informed on the progress made in implementing the Health Ombuds recommendations on the de-institutionalisation of mental health project that...
 
 
16 Feb 2017
 
SADTU: Mmusi Maimane wants to de-professionalise and police teachers like HF Verwoerd
STATEMENT
SADTU has noted, with concern, the remarks by DA leader, Mmusi Maimane in his response to the State of the Nation Address on the 14th of February 2017. The DA leader in his speech made reference to...
 
 
13 Feb 2017
 
Afriforum: AfriForum branch in Secunda and local police to fight crime together
STATEMENT
The AfriForum branch in Secunda confirmed its cooperation with the South African Police Service (SAPS) by presenting a copy of the cooperation agreement that was signed on 16 January 2017 between...
 
 
 
                       
 
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