Combrink will resign: DA12/12/2013 12:46
Tlokwe mayor Annette Combrink will resign from her position, the DA said on Thursday after the ANC retained six wards in Wednesday's by-elections.
We need better leaders: Mbeki12/12/2013 11:50
Former president Thabo Mbeki has suggested that South Africa is in need of better leadership after the death of former president Nelson Mandela
Polela fined R30,00012/12/2013 11:43
Former Hawks spokesman McIntosh Polela was fined R30,000 and forfeited his hunting rifle after pleading guilty in the Pietermaritzburg Regional Court on Thursday to six counts of illegal hunting.
ANC retains six wards in Tlokwe by-elections12/12/2013 9:37
The ANC has retained six wards that were up for by-election in Tlokwe, in the North West, according to results released by the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) on Thursday.
Mandela mimer hits back: I'm sign language champion12/12/2013 9:03
A sign language interpreter accused of gesticulating gibberish during a memorial to Nelson Mandela defended his "champion" performance on Thursday, but said he may have suffered a schizophrenic episode while on stage.
Stop comparing Zuma to Mandela: Cele12/12/2013 7:15
ANC national executive committee member Bheki Cele has cautioned against comparing President Jacob Zuma with former president Nelson Mandela, saying the two are from different eras.
ANC in Eastern Cape condemns Zuma booing11/12/2013 15:47
The Eastern Cape ANC on Wednesday condemned the booing of President Jacob Zuma at the memorial for former president Nelson Mandela at the FNB stadium in Johannesburg.
Ekurhuleni arranges buses to Mandela viewing11/12/2013 15:38
People in Ekurhuleni will be transported free of charge to view former president Nelson Mandela's body lying in state at the Union Buildings, the municipality said on Wednesday.
Form some, Mandela praise masks a darker past11/12/2013 15:30
World leaders have heaped praise on the late Nelson Mandela, but among the countries paying tribute are some that had long backed the South African apartheid regime that jailed him.
Zuma booers lambasted at PMB council sitting11/12/2013 14:56
Councillors in Pietermaritzburg's Msunduzi Municipality on Wednesday condemned those who booed President Jacob Zuma in front of world leaders at former president Nelson Mandela's memorial service.
'We are ready': Mayor11/12/2013 13:57
The OR Tambo district municipality is ready for the influx of people to the funeral of former president Nelson Mandela this weekend, mayor Nomakhosazana Meth said on Wednesday.
King recalls pain of maidens’ deaths11/12/2013 9:14
Almost four months after the tragic accident that claimed the lives of 11 Umzumbe maidens returning from a Zulu reed dance ceremony, Zulu king Goodwill Zwelithini has talked of how the accident had affected him.