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DA Federal Congress: John Steenhuisen vs Mbali Ntuli

STAFF REPORTER DA leader John Steenhuisen and KwaZulu Natal member of the provincial legislature Mbali Ntuli, will go head...

South Africa To Spend Billions On Infrastructure, Mass Public Employment Programmes: De Lille

STAFF REPORTER THE South African government has pledged hundreds of billions of rand in infrastructure that will create thousands...

Labour Department Denies Setting Aside Funds To Thank Farm Workers For Working During Lockdown

THE department of employment and labour in Limpopo has denied rumours government has set aside funds to thank farmworkers for working during...

SADTU Slams Mboweni, Says Basic Education Department’s Budget Cuts ‘Scandalous’

NYAKALLO TEFU THE South African Democratic Teachers Union (SADTU) says Finance Minister Tito Mboweni's Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement is...

‘I Am Not Scared Of Zondo’ – Malema

NYAKALLO TEFUEFF leader Julius Malema said on Thursday he is ready to appear before the State Capture Commission chairperson, Deputy Chief Justice...
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Zondo Admits He Fathered A Child With Sister Of Zuma’s Estranged Wife, Denies Conflict Of Interest

THE State Capture commission chairperson Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo has responded to allegations he has a family link to former President...

Gordhan Welcomes R10.5bn Funding For SAA, Slams Critics For Lack Of Insight

THE MINISTER of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan has welcomed government’s commitment to provide R10.5-billion to be used to finalise the Business Rescue...

Mboweni Gives SAA R10.5bn Bailout, Freezes Salary Increases

THEBE MABANGA A SUBDUED Finance Minister Tito Mboweni invoked former President Nelson Mandela’s spirit as he urged South Africans...

Mabuza Denies Involvement In Mpumalanga’s R124m Land Deal Corruption Case

DEPUTY President David Mabuza said on Wednesday he was not aware of any investigation against him related to the Mpumalanga land deals...

Nigeria’s Okonjo-Iweala Proposed As WTO Chief, US Opposed

KEY World Trade Organisation (WTO) ambassadors tapped Nigeria's Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Wednesday as the best pick to lead the organisation, but she was...
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World

3 Dead In Attack At French Church; Country On High Alert

AN ATTACKER armed with a knife killed three people inside a church Thursday in the Mediterranean city of Nice, prompting the government...

Many Latino Men Are Supporting President Trump This Election

REYMUNDO Torres is an Arizonan, a devout Roman Catholic, ethnically Mexican and a staunch supporter of the president. "The...

Obama Slams Trump Over Coronavirus: ‘He’s Jealous Of Covid’s Media Coverage’

Former President Barack Obama on Tuesday harshly criticized President Donald Trump's response to the coronavirus pandemic and faulted him for turning the...

Turkey’s President Erdogan Calls For A Boycott Of French Goods

TURKISH President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called for a boycott of French goods and compared Europe's treatment of Muslims to the way...

Why Trump Could Face A Jimmy Carter Scenario

THE last president facing re-election troubles like Donald Trump's was Jimmy Carter in 1980. Injured by recession and impotent against a national...

Trump Votes Early In Florida, Says He Voted ‘For A Guy Named Trump’

BEFORE embarking on a packed day of campaign rallies, President Trump stopped at a library in Florida's Palm Beach County on Saturday...

Barack Obama Returns To Campaign Trail With Blistering Attack On Donald Trump

BARACK Obama made his 2020 presidential campaign trail debut on Wednesday with a rousing speech in Philadelphia that lambasted Donald Trump’s...

Politics

Mini Budget: Mboweni’s Moment Of Reckoning Arrives

THEBE MABANGA FINANCE Minister Tito Mboweni will lay out spending plans at a mid-term budget on Wednesday before Parliament...

SADTU Slams Mboweni, Says Basic Education Department’s Budget Cuts ‘Scandalous’

NYAKALLO TEFU THE South African Democratic Teachers Union (SADTU) says Finance Minister Tito Mboweni's Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement is...

Gordhan Welcomes R10.5bn Funding For SAA, Slams Critics For Lack Of Insight

THE MINISTER of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan has welcomed government’s commitment to provide R10.5-billion to be used to finalise the Business Rescue...

Mini Budget: Mboweni’s Moment Of Reckoning Arrives

THEBE MABANGA FINANCE Minister Tito Mboweni will lay out spending plans at a mid-term budget on Wednesday before Parliament...

ANC MP Bongani Bongo Appears In Court Over R124m Mpumalanga Farm Fraud

CHARLES MOLELEANC MP Bongani Bongo was arrested by the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigations, together with 10 others. Bongo...

Africa

Tanzania Opposition Loses Key Seats In Vote Marred By Fraud Claim

COUNTING was taking place across Tanzania and its semi-autonomous archipelago Zanzibar – which also elects its own president and lawmakers – after...

“We Are Bound By Fear”: Côte d’Ivoire’s Messy Presidential Election

WHEN Côte d’Ivoire votes in the presidential election on 31 October, the fate of the nation will be at stake. Political tensions...

Zanzibar: Opposition Claims 9 Killed, Leader Held Ahead Of Polls

AN OPPOSITION presidential candidate in Zanzibar detained as he attempted to cast his ballot in advanced voting has been freed, after nine...

Seychelles Election Marks First Opposition Victory In 44 Years

AN ANGLICAN priest won the Seychelles presidential election on Sunday, marking the first opposition victory since the Indian Ocean archipelago’s independence from...
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Business

Africa’s Richest Man Aliko Dangote Delays Cement London Listing

ALIKO Dangote, Africa’s richest person, has again delayed plans to sell shares in his cement maker on the London Stock Exchange, opting...

Mboweni Gives SAA R10.5bn Bailout, Freezes Salary Increases

THEBE MABANGA A SUBDUED Finance Minister Tito Mboweni invoked former President Nelson Mandela’s spirit as he urged South Africans...

South Africa’s Economic Reform Ambitions Fall Short Of What’s Required: A Few Pointers

MATTHEW KOFI OCRAN OVER the past two decades various African National Congress (ANC) administrations in South Africa have sought...

COVID-19 Pushes Millions Into Poverty – National Income Dynamic Survey

COVID-19 and the country’s national lockdown has pushed 2.3 million out of the middle class category to swell the ranks of the...

What You Need To Know About The EU’s Backing Of Okonjo-Iweala To Lead The WTO

What is the state of the race for the leadership of the World Trade Organisation? The final round...
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Sport

Arteta: Top Four And Europa League Glory Still Arsenal’s Target

MIKEL Arteta believes Arsenal can cope with the demands that a push for a top-four finish in the Premier League and a...

Entire Cricket South Africa Board Follows Acting President Beresford Williams In Mass Resignation

CRICKET South Africa's entire board has resigned, with an interim committee likely to be tasked with bringing the governing body out of...

FIFA President Gianni Infantino Test Positive For COVID-19

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has tested positive for COVID-19, global soccer’s governing body said on Tuesday. Infantino, who is...

Lewis Hamilton Reveals the Reason Behind His Incredible Pace at the Portuguese Grand Prix

LEWIS Hamilton managed to showcase some serious pace during the race as he saw the chequered flag way ahead of his teammate...

Valencia MotoGP Races Set To Go Ahead Despite Spain State Of Emergency – Dorna

DORNA Sports CEO Carmelo Ezpeleta says Spain declaring a state of emergency over COVID-19 on Sunday "doesn't impact" MotoGP's final races "in...

Arts & Culture

Kim Kardashian Slammed For Bragging About Her Lavish Tropical 40th Birthday Vacation Amid Global Pandemic

KIM Kardashian received an overwhelming amount of backlash online after bragging about the lengths she went to make sure she could enjoy a...

Nigerian Poet JP Clark Used His Works As Tool For Nation Building – Goodluck Jonathan

FORMER President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan has described the renowned poet and playwright, Professor John Pepper Clark-Bekederemo who died on Tuesday, October 13,...

Adele And SNL Come Under Fire For Africa Sex Tourism Sketch

"Saturday Night Live" is facing a backlash over a sketch in which Adele, Kate McKinnon and Heidi Gardner play White divorcees lusting...

Beauty Queen Shudufhadzo Musida Crowned Miss SA 2020

Shudufhadzo Musida, the 24-year-old from Ha-Masia in Limpopo, was crowned Miss SA 2020 on Saturday at the pageant's glam finale, which was...

Shonda Rhimes Said She Left ABC After An Exec Told Her She Was Asking For Too Much

RECORD-BREAKING TV producer and screenwriter Shonda Rhimes made a splash after she left ABC and signed a multimillion deal with Netflix in...

LifeStyle

World’s Best Food: Where To Find Massaman Curry In India

TAKE some chicken — if not beef (or buff) or mutton — potatoes, onions and a curry paste made with cardamom, cinnamon,...

Put Down The Mouthwash: Here’s What An MD Recommends For Bad Breath

JAMIE SCHNEIDER IT'S A SATURDAY evening. You just finished dinner, and you're getting cozy on the couch. Or maybe...

People With Type 2 Diabetes Can Safely Consume High Glycemic Index

PHYSICIANS typically tell patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D) to avoid potatoes in their diet since carbohydrates and other high glycemic index (GI)...

Lakmé Fashion Week Goes Digital For The First Time

COVID-19 has left an indelible mark on the fashion industry. It has forced the designers to rethink and reimagine new concepts and...

Where To Wine and Dine On The Gold Coast

The Gold Coast has a slew of spots that offer incomparable dining experiences. Whether you are someone who enjoys brunch on the...