Category Archives: Arts and Culture

Repo rate remains unchanged at 6.75%

The repo rate will remain unchanged at 6.75% per annum, Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyago said on Thursday.

Given the heightened uncertainties in the economy, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) …

Eastern Cape Safety and Liaison on taking bold steps to intensify the ...

The Department of Safety and Liaison is taking bold steps to intensify the fight against crime

The Department of Safety and Liaison (DSL) has started to take bold steps in …

Torrential Rains, Flooding Kill at Least 12 in Eastern Congo

GOMA, CONGO A Congo official says that flooding caused by torrential rains overnight have killed at least 12 people and left 92 others missing in the country's east.

Robert Seninga, …

Moscow Unveils Monument to Kalashnikov, Creator of AK-47

MOSCOW � The new statue of Mikhail Kalashnikov cradling his signature AK-47 assault rifle unveiled Tuesday in Moscow commemorates one of Russia's most renowned and reviled inventions. By some estimates, …

Minister Hlengiwe Mkhize on precautionary suspension of Home Affairs ...

Statement by Home Affairs Minister, Prof Hlengiwe Mkhize, on the precautionary suspension of the Home Affairs Director-General Mkuseli Apleni

The Home Affairs Minister, Professor Hlengiwe Mkhize, announced that the department's …

President Zuma arrives in New York, USA for the 72nd Session of the ...

President Jacob Zuma has today, 17 September 2017, arrived in New York, United States of America, to attend the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA72), scheduled to …

SOUTH AFRICANS URGED TO RALLY BEHIND NATION’S BID TO HOST 2023 ...

CAPE TOWN, As the date approaches for the country's first presentation of its bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup, the Cabinet has urged all South Africans to support …

Opening remarks by the Chair of SADC, President Zuma, on the occasion ...

Your Royal Highness, His Majesty King Mswati III, Bayede!

Your Excellency, Ms Sarah Kuugongelwa-Amadhila, Prime Minister of the Republic of Namibia;

Heads of Delegations;

Honourable Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, SADC …

Immigrants, Refugees Revive Depressed Neighborhood in Columbus, Ohio

COLUMBUS, OHIO � The Northland area of Columbus, Ohio was booming in the 1960s and 70s. About 65 square kilometers, the area was a shopping and dining destination. Its centerpiece …

Dwarfs Meet at Festival in South African Town

MODIMOLLE, SOUTH AFRICA � A recent South African festival for people with dwarfism featured dancing, a tug-of-war contest, stand-up comedy, talks on health issues facing dwarves and a Mr. and …