Medical and Health

Green barcoded ID still valid

The Department of Home Affairs says it has taken note of a message purported to be from the department announcing that the lifespan of the green barcoded ID book comes to an end on 31 March 2018.No such announcement has been made by the department.…

Eskom working to avert rating downgrade

Eskom has noted that Fitch Ratings has placed it on a rating watch negative and is working to avert a downgrade.Fitch Ratings has placed Eskom's long-term local currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) and unguaranteed local currency senior unsecured ratings of 'BB+' on Rating Watch Negative…

Mlungisi safer festive season operations

MLUNGISI: Members conducting safer festive season operation arrested two suspects between 25 and 39 years for possessions of dagga dolls and mandrax and also selling liquor without a licence. Both suspects will appear before the Queenstown Magistrates' Court on Monday, 20 November 2017. Source: South…

President Zuma in Botswana to co-chair BNC

President Jacob Zuma is in Botswana where he will participate in and co-chair the 4th Session of the South Africa-Botswana Bi-National Commission (BNC) today.President Zuma, who arrived in Botswana on Thursday evening, is scheduled to co-chair the BNC with his counterpart President Seretse Khama Ian…