Stats SA gears up for first ever digital census

A trial run for South Africa’s first ever digital census begins on Monday. Statistics South Africa…

Women-owned businesses to get a boost from govt procurement plan – Ramaphosa

In a virtual address commemorating Women’s Day, President Cyril Ramaphosa said the government planned to ensure…

Over 12 000 early childhood development centres have applied to reopen

At least 12 345 Early Childhood Development Centres (ECDs) have, to date, completed the Department of…

CMS chairperson Professor Lungile Pepeta dies of Covid-19

Nelson Mandela University’s health sciences executive dean and chairperson of the Council for Medical Schemes (CMS),…

Govt allocates R6 billion more for special R350 Covid-19 grant

Government has allocated an extra R6 billion to fund the R350 special Covid-19 grant for those…

‘I did not get any money’ from asbestos project – former DG tells state capture inquiry

Former director-general (DG) in the Department of Human Settlements, Thabane Zulu, has denied receiving R10 million…

ANC apologises for breaking lockdown regulations outside Mlangeni home

The ANC’s national executive committee has apologised and expressed regret for the breach of lockdown regulations…

NSFAS applications open for 2021, says higher education dept

Applications for 2021 National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) funding have opened, the Department of Higher Education,…

Namibia should have a huge pile of cigarettes. Mysteriously, they are nowhere to be found.

Andre le Roux, a public relations specialist in Windhoek, admits he’s a “a big smoker”. He’s…

5 killed, 3 injured in Mpumalanga head-on collision

A collision on the R29 on Sunday has claimed five lives, the Mpumalanga Department of Community…