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 RAMAPHOSA DECLARES A SPECIAL OFFICIAL FUNERAL FOR THE LATE MME SOBUKWE

 RAMAPHOSA DECLARES A SPECIAL OFFICIAL FUNERAL FOR THE LATE MME SOBUKWE

President Cyril Ramaphosa has on Thursday, 16 August 2018, declared a Special Official Funeral Category 2 for the late Mrs Zondeni Veronica Sobukwe, the wife of the late Pan Africanist Congress (PAC) founder Robert Mangaliso Sobukwe. Mme Sobukwe passed aged 91 on Wednesday, 15 August 2018 at home in Graaff-Reinet in the Eastern Cape Province […]

Iconic new artwork to watch over Braamfontein unveiled

Iconic new artwork to watch over Braamfontein unveiled

 Rising out of the urban concrete jungle of Johannesburg comes a bold, new tribute to the women of Joburg in the form of the 10-storey (30 metre) Ndzundza portrait in Braamfontein.  The unique ground-breaking portrait is set to become an icon in the Johannesburg landscape and serves as a bold tribute to the women of […]

RAMAPHOSA TO LEAD SOUTH AFRICA’S HOSTING OF THE 10TH BRICS SUMMIT

RAMAPHOSA TO LEAD SOUTH AFRICA’S HOSTING OF THE 10TH BRICS SUMMIT

President Cyril Ramaphosa will lead the South African government in hosting the 10th BRICS Summit that takes place at the Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, from today. This is the first occasion on which President Ramaphosa will host the Summit, following his election as President in February 2018. Under the theme, “BRICS in Africa: Collaboration for […]

Obama awaited with baited breath

Obama awaited with baited breath

 Bidvest Wanderers Stadium is abuzz with the young and old, who are eagerly awaiting the delivery of the 16th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture by former US President Barack Obama. The lecture, which is an initiative of the Nelson Mandela Foundation invites prominent people to drive debate on significant social issues. It encourages people to enter […]

officially inaugurated its new Shondoni colliery in Mpumalanga

officially inaugurated its new Shondoni colliery in Mpumalanga

Thursday last week was  officially inaugurated its new Shondoni colliery in Mpumalanga as part of its R14 billion mine replacement programme. Meaning “a place of wealth”, Shondoni replaces Sasol Mining’s Middelbult Colliery, which has reached the end of its lifespan. Sasol Mining is South Africa’s third largest coal producer and runs one of the world’s […]

Ethel’s husband, Professor Thabo Masihleho, is an egg production farm

Ethel’s husband, Professor Thabo Masihleho, is an egg production farm

Also established in 2011, Thathel Agriculture, which is run by Ethel’s husband, Professor Thabo Masihleho, is an egg production farm that also breeds lions and other wild animals for conservation. “We started with 36 staff members but the avian influenza forced us to lay off 29, which was rather unfortunate. But we are currently working […]

Change your financial future with Robert Kiyosaki in Sandton

Change your financial future with Robert Kiyosaki in Sandton

Success Resources, the leading seminar organiser in the world, is pleased to announce the return of world-renowned financial game-changer Robert Kiyosaki, author of Rich Dad Poor Dad, the number one personal finance book of all time, for the first-ever Business & Investor Summit, taking place at Sandton Convention Centre on 28 and 29 July. This incredible […]

UNITED WE STAND ON ENDING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND CHILDREN

UNITED WE STAND ON ENDING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND CHILDREN

In the spirit of Thuma Mina, The Recording Industry of South Africa (RISA) has harkened to the call to action to be part of the 100 Years of Nelson Mandela and Albertina Sisulu: Men’s March Against Violence on Women and Children on 10 July 2018, 10am at Church Square, Pretoria. In marching together with business organisations, […]