SA among countries committed to COVID-19 vaccine trials: WHO

19 March 2020, 9:07 AM
South Africa is among a group of countries that have committed to being part of a series of smaller vaccine trials testing different methods and treatments to combat COVID-19.
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Black Leopards not yet safe from relegation 25 February 2019, 5:22 AM

Nedbank Cup quarter-finalists Black Leopards are not yet safe from relegation. Leopards went up to 13th spot on the ABSA Premiership log after a goal-less draw against Highlands Park in Venda on Sunday afternoon.

Minister of Public Service & Administration Ayanda Dlodlo.
Minister denies any forced age retrenchments 22 February 2019, 9:14 AM

Measures have been introduced by Finance Minister, Tito Mboweni, to reduce the public sector's massive wage bill by R27-billion over three years.

The Davis Cup
Spain handed tough draw in new Davis Cup Finals 15 February 2019, 8:48 AM

Hosts Spain were handed a difficult draw as they were placed in what looks like by far the toughest group for this year's inaugural Davis Cup Finals at a ceremony in Madrid on Thursday.

President Cyril Ramaphosa
‘Mboweni will announce measures to assist Eskom’ 15 February 2019, 7:30 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa says Finance Minister Tito Mboweni will announce government measures to assist Eskom to stabilise its finances.

Inside the American Stock Exchange
S&P 500 slips as grim retail sales data overshadows trade hopes 15 February 2019, 7:13 AM

The S&P 500 and the Dow slipped while the Nasdaq posted a slim gain on Thursday as investors struggled to square grim retail sales data with hopes that high-level talks in Beijing could resolve the ongoing US-China trade dispute.

Police secure the area near an Istanbul nightclub, following a gun attack, in Turkey.
Turkey rounds up 52 Syrian IS suspects 14 February 2019, 12:41 PM

Turkish authorities on Thursday detained 52 suspected Islamic State (IS) group jihadists in northwestern province of Bursa as part of a crackdown.

‘Motsoeneng had a hand in destroying the culture of the newsroom’ 5 September 0002, 5:12 PM

The SABC's Economics Editor Thandeka Gqubule has told the State Capture Commission in Parktown, Johannesburg of the disintegration of the culture of the newsroom.