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Phase 2 vaccination resumes in SA.

Article by: Dumisane Dube. Health Minister Zweli Mkhize says government is targeting to vaccinate about five million senior citizens by the end of June in South Africa. Mkhize says they are hoping to complete the target of

15 year old dies during Mangaung protest.

Article by: Dumisane Dube. A 15-year-old boy was shot and killed during a violent protest in Mangaung. The community in Mangaung took to the streets on Monday to demand jobs, business opportunities and land. Motantsi Makhele,

Zuma’s corruption trial postposed.

Article by: Dumisane Dube The corruption trial of former president Jacob Zuma has been adjourned to 26 May. Zuma and French arms company Thales face fraud, corruption, racketeering and money laundering charges in connection with

Man caught with gold worth R11m.

Article by: Dumisane Dube The Hawks have arrested an alleged gold at OR Tambo International Airport after he was found in possession of 23 pieces of gold worth an estimated R11 million. The preliminary investigation by the Hawks

Metrobus strike enters the second week.

Article by: Dumisane Dube The Democratic Municipal and Allied Workers Union (Demawusa) workers strike continues in Johannesburg. Demawusa is demanding a wage increase of 18% and the reinstatement of dismissed workers from

32 leaners in the Free State test positive.

Education spokesperson Howard Ndaba said 32 learners from Reutlwahetse High School in Excelsior have tested positive for the virus this week. The Freestate education department said the infections at the schools are a major concern.

Magashule vows to appeal suspension.

Article by: Dumisane Dube. ANC secretary General Ace Magashule has defied the decision by the African National Congress (ANC) to suspend him as secretary-general. Magashule, who received a letter of suspension, hit back by saying

EFF calls for a travel ban against India

Article by: Dumisane Dube The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) calls for a travel ban against India due to the Covid-19 B.1.617 variant discovered in the country The variant found in India has been attributed to record high deaths

NLC reaches level ground with SANPOU.

Johannesburg - A volatile situation was averted after the South African Non-Profit Organisation Union (SANPOU) held a protest outside the National Lotteries Commission (NLC) offices in Hatfield, Pretoria on Thursday. The protesters,