Simbongile Makanda


Wed, 21/04/2021 - 11:26

Following 3 days of blazing fires in Cape Town, the city has now managed to contain the situation.


Sun, 20/12/2020 - 12:26

Some Uber Eats drivers have recently embarked on a protest, demanding better pay and safer working conditions. This protest could happen on a national scale by next week.


Tue, 20/10/2020 - 16:10

The SABC has come up with a plan to make more money. This could be bad news for those who enjoy services like Netflix, Dstv, Amazon Prime or Showmax.


Mon, 12/10/2020 - 14:53

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) has introduced a new toll-free number to handle complaints laid against police officers.


Mon, 12/10/2020 - 13:14

Teachers in Zimbabwe are pleading with the Zimbabwean government for better salaries and safer work conditions. Many teachers are struggling to make ends meet with their current salaries.


Mon, 12/10/2020 - 11:09

Some scammers have been taking advantage of hopefuls looking for jobs. The latest syndicate has led to many applying for jobs that don't exist.


Tue, 06/10/2020 - 15:24

The Public Servants Association (PSA) said it is in support of Cosatu's strike that is happening today, but it will not be taking part.


Mon, 05/10/2020 - 15:26

Cosatu has encouraged its 1.8 million members to embark on a national strike on Wednesday. However, it will be no ordinary strike.


Mon, 05/10/2020 - 13:16

The Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy, Gwede Mantashe has announced that the price of petrol will decrease on Wednesday.


Tue, 29/09/2020 - 13:55

South Africa has seen a decline in the number of unemployed people who are actively looking for jobs. According to Stats SA, the decline is due to the national lockdown that was introduced to curb the spread of Covid-19.


Tue, 29/09/2020 - 13:05

Workers at Eskom Rotek Industries are striking today. Rotek Industries provides maintenance services to Eskom.


Mon, 28/09/2020 - 14:46

President Donald Trump has been ducking paying taxes for years. This is according to a report released by the New York Times.


Mon, 28/09/2020 - 13:09

President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced a plan to better Eskom's ability to supply electricity. The power utility has been facing instability for years.


Fri, 25/09/2020 - 14:30

The National Education Health and Allied Workers’ Union (NEHAWU) has been demanding to meet with the president to discuss a wage increase and the provision of personal protective equipment (PPE).


Fri, 25/09/2020 - 10:32

A former Absa employee was sentenced by the Port Elizabeth Specialised Commercial Crimes Court for defrauding Absa. She managed to defraud the bank of more than R1 million.


Mon, 21/09/2020 - 11:24

Zendaya has become the youngest person to win an Emmy award for best lead actress in a drama. The 24-year-old "Euphoria" star was taken by surprise when Emmys host, Jimmy Kimmel announced her as the winner of the category.


Thu, 17/09/2020 - 10:53

After 6 months of lockdown restrictions, President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced that the whole country will be moving to lockdown alert level 1. This is the lowest alert level, allowing for more industries to reopen in an effort to save the economy.


Tue, 15/09/2020 - 12:44

The British government has announced that it is making a donation to South Africa to support its relief efforts after the Covid-19 pandemic. The R50 million from the United Kingdom will go towards projects that promote women's empowerment.


Mon, 14/09/2020 - 16:10

The Department of Health said it is open to engaging in talks with undertakers taking part in the protests. This comes after undertakers decided to embark on a funeral industry shutdown for three days.


Wed, 09/09/2020 - 15:16

Minister of Police, Bheki Cele said although he is in support of the recent protests against Clicks, he also wants the public to not destroy property and to respect customers at Clicks stores.

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