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SANDF denies Zuma chopper 'taxi' claims

News24 - ‎3 hours ago‎
Johannesburg - At no point has President Jacob Zuma's family used an SA Air Force helicopter for transport, the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) said on Sunday.
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Eskom and Government Keeping SA in the Dark On Operation Breaking Dawn - ‎5 hours ago‎
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and Eskom need to take the nation into their confidence and be frank about the possibility of a national blackout.
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Meet the beautiful new Miss South Africa!

Channel 24 - ‎5 hours ago‎
Sun City - A radiant Liesl Laurie was crowned Miss South Africa 2015 at a glittering ceremony held at the Sun City Superbowl on Sunday night.
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UPDATE 6-Iran, powers explore nuclear compromises, Israel alarmed

Reuters - ‎1 hour ago‎
... * Steinmeier says there has been progress, but also setbacks. * Israel says possible deal is even worse than feared. * Officials say Iran may be flexible on centrifuges (Adding Iranian and Western diplomat).
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Treasury consults 20 financial groups on Eskom assets sale

BDlive - ‎3 hours ago‎
CAPE TOWN - The Treasury had approached about 20 financial institutions, mainly banks, to assist it with identifying which nonstrategic state-owned assets should be sold to raise the R23bn needed by Eskom, Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene said on ...
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Singapore bids farewell to longtime, and controversial, leader

Toronto Star - ‎58 minutes ago‎
Singaporeans bid farewell to longtime leader Lee Kuan Yew on Sunday with an elaborate procession and a three-hour state funeral at which his son, the current prime minister, eulogized the statesman and declared that the wealthy city-state he helped build ...
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At Tunisia anti-terror march, protesters return to site of museum massacre

CNN - ‎2 hours ago‎
Tunis, Tunisia (CNN) Thousands of demonstrators marched in Tunisia's capital Sunday, protesting against terrorism less than two weeks after gunmen attacked a museum and killed more than 20 people there.
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Nigeria opposition protests presidential vote in oil state

Reuters Africa - ‎5 hours ago‎
PORT HARCOURT, Nigeria, March 29 (Reuters) - Confusion and sporadic violence blighted Nigeria's tensest presidential election since the end of army rule, with opposition supporters disputing results on Sunday from a turbulent southern state even before ...
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David Mark Expresses Worry Over Card Reader Performance

mark The Senate President, David Mark has expressed worry over the performance of the card readers which failed to capture bio-data of voter card holders after several attempts.
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Polls: Death Toll Rises to Three in Osun‎

Daily Times - ‎45 minutes ago‎
‎No fewer than three persons have lost their lives and over 17 injured during the Saturday elections that held in Osun State. While a twenty-seven-old man, ‎Yomi Ademola‎ was killed at Ikirun, Ifelodun Local Government Area, two others died in Olomu, ...
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Jega Dismisses PDP Leading Claims By FFK

NAIJ.COM - ‎3 hours ago‎
The claims by Femi Fani-Kayode that President Goodluck Jonathan is leading in Saturday's election in 23 of Nigeria's 36 states cannot be trusted says the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Attahiru Jega.
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Nigeria's Elections Credible, Acceptable, Says Ex-Ghanaian President Kuffour

The Streetjournal - ‎1 hour ago‎
Mr John Kuffour, former President of Ghana and Head of the ECOWAS Observer Mission (EOM) to oversee Nigeria's 2015 general elections, on Sunday in Abuja declared the elections “credible and acceptable.

We've Ensured Water-Tight Security for Corpers Working for INEC - - NYSC Boss

Vanguard - ‎7 hours ago‎
As the nation goes to the polls today, the Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, Brigadier-General Johnson Olawumi has said that adequate security has been put in place for the safety of the corps members who are working as Adhoc ...
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Vavi: Time for a new approach has arrived

Eyewitness News - ‎6 hours ago‎
Zwelinzima Vavi says he's not going to make it easy for those who want to hijack the federation. The suspended boss of South Africa's largest labour union federation Cosatu Zwelinzima Vavi holds on 16.
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ANC and Ses'khona bedfellows in a campaign of destabilisation - Ivan Meyer

Politicsweb - ‎1 hour ago‎
The DA condemns ANC acts of pure criminality, in broad daylight on the streets of the City of Cape Town yesterday. Images today show an ANC t-shirted member robbing and assaulting a patron at a City restaurant, during yesterday's Ses'Khona looting ...

'One gangster, one bullet'

Independent Online - ‎9 hours ago‎
Cape Town -. About 50 Pagad supporters joined a dozen Parow residents in an anti-drug march yesterday, stopping at the houses of alleged gangsters where they shouted “one gangster, one bullet”, over a loudspeaker.
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Limpopo official racks up R100k porn bill

News24 - ‎8 hours ago‎
Johannesburg - The deputy speaker in the Limpopo legislature, Lehlogonolo Masoga, racked up a whopping R125 000 cellphone bill in one month - a huge chunk of which was allegedly the cost of watching porn while on an official overseas trip, City Press ...
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South African Government, Unions Fail to Reach Agreement on Pay

Bloomberg - ‎13 hours ago‎
(Bloomberg) -- South Africa's public service unions and the government failed to reach agreement in pay talks, increasing the risk of a strike.
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Eskom and sub-contractors must stop threatening Medupi workers - NUMSA

Politicsweb - ‎10 hours ago‎
The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa), the majority union at Medupi Power Station, has reliably been informed by its members that threatening SMS'es of disciplinary actions are being circulated to workers by Eskom's sub-contracted ...
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Factory sector is running on empty

Times LIVE - ‎Mar 28, 2015‎
Kaizer Nyatsumba, chief executive of the Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa (Seifsa). File photo. Image by: Jeremy Glyn.
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Kellermann: Retract your defamation. Here's our response.

BizNews - ‎7 hours ago‎
Throughout the past week, we received veiled threats of legal action from the heavyweight media lawyer acting for alleged Belvedere Ponzi scheme operators Cobus Kellermann and David Cosgrove.
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Shock mobile price hikes investigated

MyBroadband - ‎7 hours ago‎
The City Press has reported that the National Consumer Commission and Icasa will meet this week to discuss the “shock increases in cellphone tariffs”.

How Eskom is making data centres appealing

Times LIVE - ‎Mar 28, 2015‎
Data centres have for a long time offered large organisations the ability to free themselves from hardware constraints, running applications and storing data in a safe and managed space.
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Isibaya siwole izindondo kumaRoyalty Soapie Awards

News24 - ‎14 hours ago‎
Durban - Uzihambele wodwa umdlalo wochungechunge okhonjiswa kuMzansi Magic phakathi nezinsuku Isibaya emcimbi wezindondo wamaRoyalty Soapie Awards eThekwini.
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Al Jareau winds up Cape Town Jazz Festival on a high note

New Vision - ‎11 hours ago‎
Dee Dee Bridgewater and the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra performing on Day Two of the Cape Town International Jazz Festival. (Photo credit: Kalungi Kabuye).

HOW TO... Use kitchen rules to be a better leader

BDlive - ‎14 hours ago‎
MASTERCHEF has brought out the inner chef in many of us, but the reality show may have more to teach us than the difference between choux and short pastry.
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Proteas big guns misfire

Independent Online - ‎Mar 27, 2015‎
With the World Cup a thing of the past for for the Proteas, Stuart Hess rates AB De Villiers' side. Hashim Amla 5. Got a career best score against Ireland and a half century against the West Indies, but other than that failed to dominate at the top of the order.
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Lights out as millions around the world mark Earth Hour

IBNLive - ‎17 hours ago‎
New York:The Empire State Building dimmed its lights and the Eiffel Tower went dark as iconic landmarks across the world observed Earth Hour, the global climate change awareness campaign.

SA faces aviation time bomb - expert

News24 - ‎16 hours ago‎
Johannesburg - South Africa faces an “aviation time bomb” according to an expert, who says without proper psychological evaluation for pilots a disaster similar to the Germanwings “suicide crash” could not be far off.
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Liberia urges sexual caution to beat Ebola outbreak

Reuters - ‎3 hours ago‎
MONROVIA (Reuters) - Liberia called upon Ebola survivors on Sunday to extend a period of sexual abstinence or protected sex beyond an already advised three months following their recovery, amid fears the country's latest case may have resulted from ...
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Dawning of the disease-free age

Times LIVE - ‎1 hour ago‎
The procedure, karyomapping, is able to detect more than 200 disorders in a single test whereas its predecessors required tests calibrated for each of the diseases.
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