News

HAWKS welcome 22 years imprisonment for cop killer

KWAZULU NATAL � The Acting National Head of the Hawks Lieutenant General Yolisa Matakata has welcomed the sentence of Hlakaniphani Miya (33) who shot and killed Constable Sithembiso Sifiso Yende (38) a former member of the Ladysmith Tactical Response Team (TRT).Lieutenant General Matakata thanked the…

Government News

Trade and Industry Committee to Call Social Grants Role-players on Deductions

Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry today continued its public hearings on the National Credit Amendment Bill. The Committee resolved to call relevant role-players in the social grants payments system to provide greater clarity on deductions from grant beneficiaries.Committee Chairperson Ms Joanmariae Fubbs said…

Aviation

Eskom confirms Koko’s resignation

Eskom has confirmed the resignation of group executive Matshela Koko with immediate effect.Eskom can confirm that it has received a letter from Mr Matshela Koko which stated that he'd like to resign from Eskom with immediate effect, said Eskom spokesperson Khulu Phasiwe in a tweet…

Business

PRES RAMAPHOSA VOWS TO BE FAITHFUL TO SOUTH AFRICA

PRETORIA-- Cyril Ramaphosa has been sworn in as the 5th democratically elected President of South Africa.In a packed Media Centre in the Presidency precinct at Tuynhuys, Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng officiated the swearing in of the President following his election in the National Assembly earlier…

Medical and Health

Minister Midred Oliphant addresses SADC Meeting of Ministers of employment and labour, 1 to 2 Mar

The Minister of Labour Midred Oliphant to address the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Meeting of Ministers of employment and labour in Cape Town on Thursday, 1 March 2018.South Africa's Minister of Labour, Mildred Oliphant assumed the chairmanship of the Southern African Development Community (SADC)…