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This week in Numbers : 18 Nov 2018
18 January 2019, 12:13 PM

A look at the numbers that dominated the news this week.

A look at the numbers that dominated the news this week.

In Pictures: Zimbabwe protests over fuel hike
15 January 2019, 12:47 PM

Zimbabwe fuel protests intensify following the recent fuel hike in the country.  The Zimbabwean government announced a 150% fuel increase last week. A fuel pump price of $3,11 per litre for diesel and $3, 31 per litre for petrol.

Guests of government by way of foreign missions and other registered foreign bodies and tourists will fuel and refuel at designated points at the price of $1,24 per litre for diesel and $2,2 per litre for petrol.

It now costs over R43 to buy a litre of petrol in the country. Shops remain closed and communication lines, including internet and phone connectivity, have been interrupted.


[WATCH] In Pictures Zimbabwe protests over fuel hike

World Teachers’ Day : Share your story
5 October 2018, 12:39 PM

The world celebrates World Teachers’ Day  on 5 October. 2018 marks the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights that recognises education as a key fundamental right and establishes an entitlement to free compulsory education, ensuring inclusive and equitable access for all children.

The theme for this year’s celebration is, “The right to education means the right to a qualified teacher.”

Did you have a favorite teacher at school? Login to Facebook or Twitter to share your memories with us and read other people’s memories of their teachers.







[Watch] UN Kofi Annan Memorial Service
24 August 2018, 1:10 PM

The United Nations in South Africa is holding  a memorial service for the late former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan of Ghana at Unisa in Pretoria, South Africa.

The Ghanaian national and Nobel peace laureate, who died Saturday at the age of 80, has been widely credited with raising the profile of the United Nations during his two terms as secretary-general from 1997 to 2006.


SABC News launches commercial opportunities
9 July 2018, 1:22 PM

SABC News has undertaken a complete overhaul  – this through re-imaging and re-branding across all its platforms.  The bold move seeks to ensure that the News division of the public broadcaster will be a premium source of News in South Africa and the continent.

Group Executive for News and Current Affairs Phathiswa Magopeni talks about the new look and sound of SABC News:

For an in-depth look at the changes and new offerings, as well as commercial opportunities, see below.


Read more in  SABC Connecta  below:






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