Articles containing the tag ‘South African
By Staff Writer On Thursday, January 21st, 2021

Minister in Presidency Jackson Mthembu Dies from COVID-related Complications

South African Minister in the Presidency and former ANC chief whip Jackson Mthembu has passed away at the age of 62 due to COVID-related complications. His death was announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa on Th... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Wednesday, March 4th, 2020

South African Driver’s License Legislation Should Co-Evolve with Technology

South African citizens are currently bearing the brunt of harsh economic conditions, with millions struggling to make ends meet due to unemployment. However, the government continues to milk the poor through a ... Read more »
By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Monday, March 11th, 2019

Lunga Sitemela has guns blazing for a title fight

Phillipi East’s son Lunga Sitemela had a public workout on Saturday in Phillipi Plaza near Crossroads. This was an unprecedented attempt to woo supporters back into the sport of Boxing. The crowds were am... Read more »
By Cindy Trillo On Tuesday, July 24th, 2018

Debt Relief May Be the Answer to the South African Debt Problem

South Africans who earn less than R7500 and have a total unsecured debt of less than R50,000 may soon have the opportunity to have that debt forgiven. If the Debt Relief bill is passed, millions of South Afric... Read more »
By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

Toto Helebe Retains His South African Title

In a one sided contest that was characterised by excessive holding from the challenger, Toto Helebe retained his title by Unanimous decision against Mbuelo Dyani. The fully packed East London crowd showed their... Read more »
By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Monday, September 11th, 2017

09 September, Emperors Palace

cruiserweight: Kevin Lerena W SD 12/12 Youri Kayembre Kalenga vacant International Boxing Organization World Cruiserweight Title welterweight: Thulani Mbenge W UD Mziwoxolo Ndwayana South African Welterweight T... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, November 20th, 2016

Zuma, Spill the Beans or Get Arrested: Maimane and Ndlozi

On Sunday, the opposition parties went on the offensive and called on South African President, Jacob Zuma to report those members of his party and government who were stealing from the state or face prosecution... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Sunday, May 15th, 2016

South African Musicians Welcome the SABC’s 90% Local Music Decision

Earlier this week the SABC announced that as of the 12th of May, its radio stations, which command millions of listeners, will play 90% local music. “Following extensive and successful engagements with so... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, September 6th, 2015

ANC Planning to Ban Dual Citizenship

The South African ruling party, African National Congress, is reported to be considering reviewing the dual citizenship policy in an attempt to clamp down on the members of its country who are said to be intent... Read more »
By Chelsea-Summer Lodewyk On Friday, May 29th, 2015

Derby-Lewis Granted Immediate Medical Parole

The Pretoria High Court has ruled that Clive Derby-Lewis, the man convicted for providing the weapon that was used to assassinate South African Communist Party Leader (SACP) Chris Hani in 1993, must be granted ... Read more »