President Ramaphosa to address the nation about Covid on Sunday

President Cyril Ramaphosa will address the nation at 8pm on Sunday on developments in the country’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic.

SA Medical Association chair Dr Angelique Coetzee said Omicron has so far not been shown to have ...

A man, aged 20, was seen running out with a plastic bag dripping blood.

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Mabuyane calls for calm, vigilance in face ...


Eastern Cape Premier Oscar Mabuyane has called on residents to remain calm, ...

Gqeberha man hands himself in after ...


A Gqeberha man is expected to appear in the New Brighton magistrate’s court on ...

Three people die in KwaDwesi fire


At least three people died in a fire that engulfed their KwaDwesi home during the early hours of Sunday morning.

Debate over preservation of ‘historic’ Mill Park wild fig

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A huge wild fig in the heart of Mill Park has caused debate among some of the city’s historians and the homeowner, ...

Something's brewing along Eastern Cape coastline

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Thirteen breweries and distilleries along the newly launched Eastern Cape craft brewing, distilling and wine route are ...

SA restaurants warn of doom for industry if any lockdowns are imposed


Any form of lockdown will be a death sentence for SA's restaurant industry, The Restaurant Collective has warned.

WATCH | Just a few fans brave rain to march for Robert Marawa at the SABC


While just a handful of SA football supporters - mostly well-known SA superfans - braved the rain to march to the SABC ...

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61 travellers from SA in Netherlands positive for Covid-19


Dutch health authorities said that 61 people who arrived in Amsterdam on two flights from South Africa on Friday tested ...

Oscar Pistorius in custody at St Albans Correctional Centre


Convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius is in custody at St Albans Correctional Centre.

Emirates suspends flights to and from SA


Emirates airline has suspended passenger flights to and from SA until further notice.

Man who raped girlfriend at rave fails to have convictions overturned


A man jailed for raping his girlfriend during a rave festival has failed to convince the high court to overturn his ...

Women's shelter report reveals 'unacceptable levels of violence — akin to torture or wars'


The experiences of abused women have been laid bare in a report commissioned by the National Shelter Movement of SA

Hawks recover ammunition suspected to have been looted in July unrest


The Hawks have recovered hundreds of rounds of ammunition assumed to have been looted during the civil unrest in ...

Hotelier accuses scientists of ‘fearmongering’ over new Covid-19 variant


A leading hotelier has hit out at scientists for announcing the new Covid-19 variant without first establishing if ...


In That Weekend Feeling with Daron Mann this week, we unpack offshore seismic exploration with Wildlife and Environment Society of SA (Wessa) Algoa Bay branch spokesperson Gary Koekemoer.

Wessa’s Koekemoer unpacks EC offshore exploration

In That Weekend Feeling with Daron Mann this week, we unpack offshore seismic exploration with Wildlife and Environment Society of SA (Wessa) Algoa Bay branch spokesperson Gary Koekemoer.


Young uMngeni leaders show promise of ‘new SA’ still exists

Few South Africans would know where to find uMngeni local municipality on a map. But throw in familiar town names like Hilton and Howick, and suddenly you have ...

Heed the clarion call to get vaccinated

Many people have reacted with fury to the news that a new, potentially highly transmissible variant of  Covid-19, known as B.1.1.529, has been detected in SA, ...

Coalitions — let’s hold thumbs

The local government elections and subsequent horse trading among political parties have had some surprising outcomes and, given the precarious coalitions at ...

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After a difficult year, treading through unfamiliar territory and having to learn to operate under a new normal, we at ...

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More hosts impress with their Wings & Wishes ...

The Wings & Wishes organisation has not allowed the severe fundraising constraints brought on by Covid-19 and ...

SPOTLIGHT | 'Encanto'; 'New Material'; and a four-city film festival

It's a big week for premieres in SA, and the Reel Art Film Festival brings films like 'House of Gucci' to four cities

Brilliant Breetzke turns on the style

Bad light brought a premature end to proceedings just after 5:30 pm, and at the close of play, the Warriors had Kyle ...

NMU jazz festival to honour fallen legends

The music of fallen jazz legends will take centre stage at  Nelson Mandela University’s 2021 Isisusa Jazz Festival.

No holding back against Dutch, Shamsi says

Proteas spinner Tabraiz Shamsi says the side will be up for a fierce challenge when they kick off a three-match one-day ...