Student’s body Sasco says the allocated additional sum of more than R960 million to the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) should have been spent on future funding.
Political parties commemorating the 1960 Sharpeville Massacre in the Vaal have objected to the day being known as Human Rights day.
A number of new political parties that have signed the electoral code of conduct ahead of the May elections have vowed to bring change to South Africa.
The Electoral Commission (IEC) says the significant increase in political parties contesting this year’s election, has considerably raised the cost of preparing for the elections.
Zimbabwe’s ruling party says it’s willing to engage opposition parties with the aim of finding solutions to the current political impasse in that country.
The United States Government has formally congratulated the people of Nigeria on a successful Presidential election and President Mahammadu Buhari on his re-election
The International Labour Organisation’s Global Commission’s Report on the “Future of Work” has been launched officially in South Africa by President Cyril Ramaphosa.
Deputy President David Mabuza has dismissed the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) claims that Minister Pravin Gordhan is the one who acts as deputy president in the country.
Catherine McCleod, a national treasury economist, is expected to give testimony when the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture resumes in Parktown, Johannesburg.
Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa has held talks with diplomats accredited to his country. Mnangagwa has come under pressure for failing to address the challenges facing Zimbabwe.