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Dlamini, give Sapo a chance to distribute social grants, says EFF

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has rejected Minister of Social Development Bathabile Dlamini’s refusal to give the South Africa Post Office (Sapo) opportunity to distribute social grants as despicable behavior, bent on bringing back corrupt Cash Payment Services (CPS) “in a back door.” EFF National Spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi said in a statement on Thursday Minister Dlamini and acting CEO of …

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Isidingo November teasers

EPISODE: 4798 WEDNESDAY 01 NOVEMBER 2017 TEASER 1: Bradley tells Nikiwe he intends to pick up where Barker left off. TEASER 2: Georgie introduces Matlala and Nina to each other as possibly brother and sister. Nikiwe implies Kgothalo fumbled into deciding to have a baby and Kgothalo is offended. EPISODE: 4799 THURSDAY 02 NOVEMBER 2017 TEASER 1: Basetsana announces that …

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Cases delayed : Public Protector to meet DA

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has requested a formal meeting with the Public Protector, Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane to discuss a host of wrong doing, implicating government departments and entities, reported to her office for investigation and to establish the circumstances leading to the delay since she was constitutionally mandated to attend to the cases. DA Shadow Minister of Justice and Constitutional …

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Memorial service in honour of McLeod

  Memorial service of the late Ian McLeod will be held today [Wednesday] at Crawford College in Pretoria, where he was the headmaster. SAFA President, Dr Danny Jordaan is calling upon members in and around Pretoria and the greater Gauteng area to attend the Memorial Service which start at 16h00. “With the permission of the family, the football fraternity will …

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Zuma wants Public Protector’s remedial actions be set aside

Democratic Alliance (DA)  has submitted supplementary heads of argument in North  Gauteng High Court on Tuesday following President Jacob Zuma’s last-minute withdrawal of the remittal relief, requesting the Public Protectors remedial actions in her ‘State of Capture’ report be set aside, but without any further investigation by the office. The President argued that he wants the Public Protector’s remedial action …

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Transnet reports positive results

Transnet this week presented its interim results for the six months ending September 2017 which showed that the company’s net profit for the period increased by 3.4 billion which is more than 230% higher than the previous year. Delivered on Monday in Johannesburg, the results were driven by improved operational performance and a slight rise in consumer demand and mineral …

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SA’s unemployment rate remains unchanged

South Africa’s unemployment rate remained unchanged at 27.7% in the third quarter of 2017, Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) said on Tuesday. “Unemployment is still at 27.7% like it was in the second quarter,” Statistician General Pali Lehohla said at the release of the results of the Quarterly Labour Force Survey (QLFS) on Tuesday. In the third quarter of the …

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5FM’s Roger Goode is house proud on Top Billing

Roger Goode, the man behind waking the nation every weekday on 5FM, is proud to show Top Billing his new home on Thursday, November 2. Top Billing presenter Jonathan Boynton-Lee catches up with the Roger Goode Show team before joining the host in his newly revamped Jozi home. There really is no one like him on the airwaves and his …

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The rise and rise of Baroka FC

Premier Soccer League (PSL) log leaders Baroka FC’s rise to the top has been more of a fairy tale. The Limpopo side has been riding the crest of the wave in the top division and according to the club’s CEO Morgan Mammila, saying  more is still to come from the swashbuckling Kgoloko Thobejane’s side. Baroka’s sensational start to the season …

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Petrol price to increase in November

The petrol price will increase by 4 cents per litre in November, says the Department of Energy. The price of Diesel (0.05% sulphur) will increase by 23 cents per litre, while Diesel (0.005% sulphur) will increase by 27 cents per litre. “South Africa’s fuel prices are adjusted on a monthly basis, informed by international and local factors. International factors include …

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