Cosatu general secretary Bheki Ntshalintshali and the South African Communist Party’s Solly Mapaila on Friday accepted a memorandum of demands from hundreds of students backing the #Fees Must Fall call.
In line with lessening public sympathy with students damaging university property during protests‚ President Jacob Zuma on Friday warned violent offenders that they would have to account for their actions in court.
The Broadcasting‚ Electronic‚ Media and Allied Workers Union (Bemawu) has vowed to challenge any decision to keep Hlaudi Motsoeneng at the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) as the board of the public broadcaster scrambles to keep him in his position.
Rhodes Scholar Ntokozo Qwabe‚ who bragged about making a white waitress cry‚ wishes he had “whipped the white apartheid settler” during student protests at UCT where he was filmed lashing out at a person with a stick.
Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa's speech at the memorial service for Mandoza yesterday at the Standard Bank Arena, Johannesburg, was interrupted when a brawl broke out among some of those present.
World leaders on Wednesday will for the first time tackle the growing scourge of superbacteria, which are resistant to antibiotics and are making illnesses from tuberculosis to sexually transmitted diseases increasingly difficult to treat.
Braaing is a national sport, and it's easy to see why.
It combines the South African love for talking crap and our innate disdain for the idea of toiling over a stove when it's so much easier and more pleasant to throw a carcass on a fire and wait for it to burn.
During the era of US racial segregation, a handful of black female mathematicians managed to break social barriers and propel the US space agency to new heights - and soon their story will be a major motion picture.
Brad Pitt has been angered by Angelina Jolie's demand to have sole custody of their six children, and has told friends she has "unleashed hell" by allowing damaging stories to emerge about his fitness as a parent.