General

Alleged child rapist denied bail

The rape and child abuse case against a 30-year-old man has been postponed in the Thohoyandou Magistrate’s court after his bail application was denied by the court.The man – who cannot be named to protect the identity of the child – is facing two count… read more

Government

Nkoana-Mashabane condemns manhandling of Amathole female councillor

The Minister in the Presidency for Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, has condemned acts of gender-based violence (GBV) taking place in the workplace.This follows footage, showing an African Nation Congress Councillor, N… read more

Fashion & Lifestyle

US Charges Man With Giving Illegal Drugs to Athletes for Tokyo Olympics

NEW YORK — U.S. prosecutors have charged a man with supplying performance-enhancing drugs to athletes at the Tokyo Olympics, a first under a federal law allowing criminal charges against doping conspirators at events involving U.S. athletes, broadcaste… read more

Market

Call for consequence management at housing projects

Government must enhance accountability mechanisms against contractors responsible for blocked and unfinished human settlements projects.This was a call made by the Portfolio Committee on Human Settlements during the second day of its Gauteng oversight … read more

Medical & Health

COVID-19 vaccines highly effective in women of reproductive age, pregnant women: DoH

The Department of Health has refuted claims by the Commission for Gender Equality (CGE) that vaccines may cause a small change to the women’s menstrual cycle length, citing a “new study” published in the Obstetrics and Gynaecology medical journal.The C… read more