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 2019-05-24 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Fela in Versace: how popular culture is driving 21st century pan-Africanism...

When the AU is making promising strides in realising African integration through the adoption of pop culture, what lessons should be taken from them?...

 2019-05-24 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

This Africa Day, the continent is at a crossroads...

Demographic changes are placing the continent on the brink of what could bring a 'demographic dividend' but only if the right action is taken now....

 2019-05-24 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Immediate priorities for Ramaphosa and the sixth Parliament...

South Africa faces a host of problems that the new administration must attend to with urgency...

 2019-05-24 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

As cyclones and droughts hit Africa, it's time to demand climate justice...

As the continent most affected by climate change, African countries must have a strong interest in limiting the temperature below 1.5 C...

 2019-05-24 21:50 

Business Live

S&P Global Ratings keeps its position on SA unchanged...

S&P's decision is in line with expectations that it would adopt a wait-and-see approach after the general elections...

 2019-05-24 20:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Proper ICT research key to SME survival...

If South Africa's small and medium-sized (SME) business owners thought homework ended with their last day of school, they should think again....

 2019-05-24 20:19 

Mail & Guardian

Public Protector's report 'wrong' in fact and in law — Gordhan lawyer...

The public enterprises minister says he will challenge advocate Mkhwebane's report...

 2019-05-24 20:12 

News24

Merkel vows to work for 'orderly Brexit' after May leaves...

Germany will keep working towards an "orderly" Brexit, Chancellor Angela Merkel said Friday, hours after Prime Minister Theresa May announced her resignation....

 2019-05-24 19:58 

Business Report (IOL)

LISTEN: Interview with African business Mogul Neil de Beer on Africa Day...

The heritage of where we come from has been debated by so many people ... Colonialisation reminds me that we were always influenced by non-Africans....

 2019-05-24 19:39 

News24

Makhanda's water woes stabilised, Gift of the Givers set for some cash back...

Government has agreed to compensate charity organisation Gift of the Givers to a value yet to be determined, for its interventions to alleviate the drought in Makhanda....

 2019-05-24 19:30 

Business Report (IOL)

In the battle of the thermostat, women win the war...

Turning up the heating at work could give women the edge over their male colleagues....

 2019-05-24 19:08 

News24

Msimanga did not apply his mind to the appointment of Aucamp - Public Protector...

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has found that former Tshwane mayor Solly Msimanga failed to apply his mind in the appointment of Marietha Aucamp, the City's chief of staff, whose appointment was irregular....

 2019-05-24 19:04 

News24

WATCH: Taiwan allows gay couples to register marriages...

Taiwan officially allowed same-sex couples to register their marriages after the parliament passed the laws to legalize same-sex marriage a week ago....

 2019-05-24 18:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Europe's first eco-mosque invokes God to fight climate change...

Europe's first green mosque is hoping to harness the power of Islam to tackle climate change....

 2019-05-24 18:21 

News24

Hairdresser accused of toddler's murder still waiting for bail application...

A hairdresser was sent back to custody after his bail application on charges of the murder of a Cape Town toddler was postponed....

 2019-05-24 18:06 

Business Live

BREAKING NEWS: Eskom CEO Phakamani Hadebe resigns...

He says he is stepping down in the best interests of Eskom and his family...

 2019-05-24 18:01 

News24

Rand Water hits three Gauteng metros with water restrictions...

High water consumption has resulted in restrictions applied in three Gauteng metros....

 2019-05-24 17:57 

News24

Kremlin says May's PM stint 'very difficult period'...

The Kremlin said that Theresa May's premiership has been a very difficult time for Russia's relations with Britain....

 2019-05-24 17:51 

News24

Saturday's weather: Fine and warm day for most of SA...

It will be a mostly fine and warm day across the country on Saturday, while parts of the east will be cool....

 2019-05-24 17:09 

Business Report (IOL)

JUST IN: Eskom CEO Phakamani Hadebe resigns...

Eskom CEO Phakamani Hadebe has quit the power utility. Hadebe joined the company last year after the departure of some of the senior officials....

 2019-05-24 16:38 

News24

Mabuza not involved in irregular procurement of vehicle while Premier of Mpumalanga, Public Protector finds...

Deputy President David Mabuza was not involved in the irregular procurement of four luxury vehicles worth R5m for his office when he was Mpumalanga Premier, the Public Protector has found....

 2019-05-24 16:30 

Business Report (IOL)

GroupM launches Africa Media Index...

GroupM has launched an inaugural study on the media landscape in Africa which aims to provide insights on trends and knowledge of the sector....

 2019-05-24 16:23 

Business Live

Investors' wish-list for Cyril Ramaphosa's new Cabinet...

With his picks expected soon, the president's new Cabinet needs to be free from the 'taint of scandal' and 'Zuma-apologists', say investors...

 2019-05-24 16:22 

Business Live

MARKET WRAP: JSE recovers a little after dismal week...

The local bourse snapped a five-session losing streak on Friday, but weakened for the third week in a row amid US-China trade war concern...

 2019-05-24 16:20 

News24

What happens now? Key dates ahead as British PM quits...

Here is the timetable ahead for Britain's prime minister as Theresa May prepares to step down from the role....

 2019-05-24 15:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Xiaomi dismisses head of Africa arm for violating Chinese decency law...

Xiaomi Corp has confirmed that it had dismissed the head of its Africa division for violating a Chinese law pertaining to indecent public behaviour....

 2019-05-24 15:28 

News24

Plea for leniency by the youngest of the 'Krugersdorp Killers' fall on deaf ears...

A plea for leniency from the youngest of the accused of the remaining three "Krugersdorp Killers" has fallen on deaf ears....

 2019-05-24 15:21 

Business Live

DA national campaign manager Jonathan Moakes resigns...

He says his resignation process started about six months ago, wishes the party well, but is worried the DA is 'losing part of its soul'...

 2019-05-24 15:21 

Business Live

Tens of thousands of German youths join climate change rally...

At least 5,000 students boycotted classes to demonstrate, with one placard reading, 'If you don't take us seriously, we'll scrap your pensions'...

 2019-05-24 15:17 

Mail & Guardian

Kenya high court will not repeal anti-LGBT law...

The three-judge bench ruled that the laws do not in any way violate the rights of LGBT Kenyans...

 2019-05-24 15:04 

News24

Cape Town pupils join millions around the world in global climate change protest...

It may be exam season, but dozens of school pupils have taken to the streets outside of Parliament in Cape Town to join in a global protest to demand action on climate change....

 2019-05-24 15:03 

Mail & Guardian

Public Protector finds Gordhan guilty of maladministration in Pillay pension payout...

Report released on cusp of President Ramaphosa's Cabinet announcement finds Gordhan acted irregularly during tenure as finance minister...

 2019-05-24 14:52 

News24

One of the 'Krugersdorp Killers' denies he was involved in murder of his wife...

One of the the "Krugersdorp killers" on trial for murder in Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg has denied ever playing a part in his wife's murder....

 2019-05-24 14:41 

News24

Man accused of killing farm-attack activist employer, Annette Kennealy, denied bail...

An employee accused of killing his employer, farm attack activist Annette Kennealy, has made his first appearance in the Louis Trichardt Magistrate's Court....

 2019-05-24 14:40 

News24

Zuma to supporters outside court: 'I have to sell hats, socks to pay legal bills'...

Embattled former president Jacob Zuma has told supporters that he has had to sell his hats and socks to pay his legal fees, according to reports....

 2019-05-24 14:34 

News24

WATCH: Woman arrested while taking selfies in Sea Point to sue police...

A woman who was arrested after taking selfies in Sea Point, Cape Town, has met with lawyers and plans to sue the police for wrongful arrest. Watch....

 2019-05-24 14:33 

News24

Batohi warns: 'From the president downwards, if there is evidence, you will be prosecuted'...

National Director of Public Prosecutions Shamila Batohi has assured South Africans that the NPA will not hold back if there is evidence of wrongdoing against high-profile individuals....

 2019-05-24 14:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Bitter news for sugar company workers...

Sugar producer Tongaat Hulett confirmed yesterday that retrenchment letters had been issued to their employees....

 2019-05-24 14:25 

Business Live

BREAKING NEWS: We never said Moyo did something wrong, says Old Mutual chair Trevor Manuel...

Manuel says a long-standing conflict of interest is what caused the breakdown in the relationship between Peter Moyo and Old Mutual...

 2019-05-24 14:25 

Business Live

Rand set for positive week despite global risk aversion...

The rand was boosted by local political developments but sentiment remains subdued amid growing US-China trade tension...

 2019-05-24 14:08 

News24

Man wakes up with his penis cut off after drunken night out...

A Chinese man woke up from a drunken night out with his penis cut off, Daily Mail reports....

 2019-05-24 14:01 

News24

No matric results for man fighting for his ID details to be corrected...

Masibulele Soboyisi, 26, wrote matric in 2015. But he still hasn't received his matric results because his ID says he was born in 2002....

 2019-05-24 13:57 

News24

She spied on her neighbour but got her head stuck in a gate...

Social media users were quick to slam the woman for being nosy....

 2019-05-24 13:53 

News24

Centenarian suspected of killing 92-year-old care home neighbour...

A 102-year-old woman at a French retirement home is being investigated after reportedly murdering her 92-year-old neighbour....

 2019-05-24 13:45 

News24

Man presses genitals against female bus driver's compartment window...

Western Cape police are investigating a case of sexual assault after a man pressed his genitals against a Cape Town bus driver's window and shouted vulgarities at her....

 2019-05-24 13:33 

News24

Darren Goddard sexual assault case: one boy had STD...

A medical doctor says he found signs suggestive of sexual assault on at least four school boys who claim to have been victims of alleged sex abuser Darren Goddard, and one boy was prescribed medication for a sexually transmitted disease....

 2019-05-24 13:30 

Business Report (IOL)

SA trade and industry minister Davies sees rising unilateralism as trade war escalates...

SA, like the rest of the global economy, will continue to be collateral damage in the escalating trade war between China and the United States....

 2019-05-24 13:29 

Business Live

Zuma denies abusing taxpayers' money with 'Stalingrad' technique...

Former president Jacob Zuma denies deliberately delaying his case but the state says his stalling tactics have, so far, 'been successful'...

 2019-05-24 13:29 

Business Live

Tesla is on the ropes as the blows keep coming...

Once hailed as the ultimate 21st-century disrupter, many analysts now see Tesla as something of a 'debacle' and facing a 'code red situation'...

 2019-05-24 13:27 

Business Report (IOL)

How the electric car era could cost jobs...

The electric transformation raises questions about the long-term prospects of the motor industry and who it employs....

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