The Motsepe Foundation and various religious and faith based organisation hosted a National Day of Prayer. South Africans from all walks of life gathered at the FNB stadium in unity. Praying for guidance, leadership and blessing for a bright future of all South Africans. A prayer calling on a higher power to bless the country, […]
The North West health department has officially suspended, with immediate effect, five officials who allegedly defrauded the Klerksdorp, Tshepong hospital complex of more than R1.2 million from May to November this year, the department said on Sunday. “All the officials, except for one who is apparently on vacation leave outside the province, have been issued […]
Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has confirmed that former Deputy Head of Budget at National Treasury, Michael Sachs will be joining the Gauteng Health department with effect from Friday.
United Nations Deputy Secretary General Amina Mohammed says the world body is working to ensure that the voices of ordinary people feature prominently in the search for solutions to their own problems.
Political analyst Sethulego Matebesi says lack of understanding and interest in the Constitution of the country is a concern to him.
Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has prayed about unequal incomes while taking part in the National Interfaith Prayer meeting at the FNB stadium near Nasrec in Johannesburg.
The Western Cape Social Development Department says it has allocated more than R680 million in the current financial year for programmes aimed at ending women and child abuse.
Western Cape Community Safety Minister, Dan Plato, says his department will work with police to ensure the safety of women and children in communities across the province.
The death toll in road crashes in Limpopo has risen to seven. Five people have been killed in two separate road crashes on Saturday night.
Motsepe Foundation and faith-based organisations host a National Day of Prayer at the FNB Soccer Stadium in Soweto. The aim is to pray for the unity of all South Africans of all races.
A National Day of Prayer is underway at the FNB stadium near Nasrec in Johannesburg. It is hosted by the Motsepe Foundation and faith-based organisations.
ANC NEC member Thabang Makwetla says delegates at the party’s national elective conference next month must be brave enough to reject the proposal of expanding the party’s leadership from the current top six. Makwetla was addressing ANC members near Thohoyandou in Limpopo at the memorial lecture for activist George Ramadzuli, who was killed when an […]
Government’s campaign of 16 Days of Activism of No Violence against Women and Children officially starts today. Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini has urged victims of Gender Based Violence to use the department’s toll-free helpline for support. Dlamini says victims of abuse who call the toll-free 24 hour line will get immediate counselling from social […]
A monument honouring the martyred Manche Masemola has been unveiled in Limpopo.
Boitekong residents in Rustenburg in the North West are fed up with rising crime. To this end they're partnering police and the Social Department to prevent violence against women and children.
Members of the Ebuhleni faction of the Nazareth Baptist Church have been reprimanded by their leaders for embarking on a celebratory parade after the news of the death of Shembe leader Vela Shembe was made public.
Minister in the Presidency responsible for Women, Susan Shabangu says gender-based violence costs the country about R42 billion annually, according to police statistics.
The KwaZulu-Natal Cooperative Governance Department say their disaster management teams are on high alert after warnings that the province will experience heavy rains.
Deputy Secretary-General of the UN, Amina J Mohammed delivers the 15th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture on Saturday.
The Albert Luthuli Annual memorial lecture is hosted by the University of KwaZulu-Natal and is being delivered by former Botswana President – His Excellency Festus Mogae, on Saturday.
A number of cardiac specialists have expressed concern about the dire shortage of specialists and resources to treat patients with heart-related illnesses at public hospitals.
Minister of Women in the Presidency Susan Shabangu, launches the 16 Days of Activism against Women and Children Abuse at Nelson Mandela University in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.
The Portfolio Committee on Communications says they are satisfied with the progress made by the SABC board on the implementation of the recommendations in the "When Governance and Ethics Fail" report.
Umkhonto Wesizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) members want more to be done about the killing of farmers and farm workers.
Lobby group AfriForum will lead a protest march to the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Saturday morning to draw attention to farm murders and attacks throughout the country.
President Jacob Zuma launches the 16 Days of Activism Against Women and Children Abuse at the Missionvale campus of the Nelson Mandela University in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.
Former Botswana President Festus Mogae visited Albert Luthuli’s grave on Friday, a day before delivering the keynote address at the annual Chief Albert Luthuli Memorial lecture.
Former apartheid chemical warfare expert Wouter Basson was in the Appeals Court on Friday. He wants the court to overturn a finding by the Health Profesional Council of South Africa (HPCSA) that stripped him of his license to practice medicine.
Suspended Gauteng Mental Health Director Makgabo Manamela has disputed Health Ombudsman Malegapuru Makgoba's findings that some mentally ill patients were transported on open bakkies.
The police have launched a campaign in Manguzi, in far northern KwaZulu-Natal, to protect people with albinism.