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#BudgetVote Minister Kubayi-Ngubane says @dstgovza will target programmes that will address transformation through research and development. https://t.co/U6rnh1lcP0

SA Government News - 3 years ago

#BudgetVote Minister Kubayi-Ngubane says @dstgovza will target programmes that will address transformation through research and development. ...

DST uses research to advance transformation

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Science and Technology Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane says her department will target programmes that will address transformation through research and development.  The Minister said thi...

Minister orders probe into seismic incidents

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe has requested an investigation into seismic incidents, which accounted for about 30% of fatalities in 2017. The investigation will be conducted by a...

Minister orders probe on seismic incidents

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe has requested an investigation into seismic incidents, which accounted for about 30% of fatalities in 2017. The investigation will be conducted by a...

Military ICT to take centre stage at symposium

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Information Communication Technology (ICT) and its benefits to develop the defence community will take centre stage at the Military Information Communication Symposium of South Africa (MICSA) that ...

Initiative to revive mining sector

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Minister of Science and Technology Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane will this week launch a mining initiative aimed at reviving South Africa’s flagging mining sector. The Mandela Mining Precinct w...

Babies Matter

Truth and Justice Continue - 3 years ago

Sick sick! Special thanks to Annari Du Plessis (The purple ladies) who caught this post and reshared to her own page. We'd like now to share this disturbing information here. ...

Moody's stable outlook rating to restore investor confidence

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Deputy President David Mabuza says the recent decision by ratings agency Moody’s to maintain South Africa’s investment grading, as well as changing the country’s outlook from negative to stab...

Moody's positive outlook rating to restore investor confidence

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Deputy President David Mabuza says the recent decision by ratings agency Moody’s to maintain South Africa’s investment grading, as well as changing the country’s outlook from negative to stab...

Having more #WomenInTech brings huge benefits to the industry – PwC

Truth and Justice Continue - 3 years ago

Changing gender perceptions and behaviours in the workplace can promote economic growth in SA's emerging tech industry. Despite decades of progress towards achieving equality in the workplace, women ...

SA wins three entrepreneurship awards

sagovnews - 3 years ago

South Africa has won three prestigious awards at the 10th Global Entrepreneurship Congress (GEC), which was held in Istanbul, Turkey.  “The Global Entrepreneurship Congress gathers toget...

SA assesses effectiveness of EIA

sagovnews - 3 years ago

A study that reviewed the efficiency and effectiveness of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) as a tool for environmental management in South Africa will be presented at a conference that wil...

Tourism Ministers commit to creating jobs

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom and his G20 counterparts have committed their countries to create more jobs and promote entrepreneurship in tourism, especially for women and the youth.  The ...

Sophisticated cube satellite to unlock economic growth

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Science and Technology Minister Mmamaloko Kubayi-Ngubane says the cube satellite, which has been sent off to India for launching into space, will help gather data to unlock economic growth in the o...

Companies still fronting through trusts

sagovnews - 3 years ago

The Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) Commission says companies are still dabbling in fronting through the use of trusts. Commissioner Zodwa Ntuli told the Select Committee on ...

A study conducted by the UCT found 40% of all clippers used by barbers in townships were...

Crime Intelligence - 3 years ago

A study conducted by the UCT found 40% of all clippers used by barbers in townships were contaminated with blood. And, 4 out of 50 clippers had traces of Hepatitis B on it. According to the UCT resea...

#CPUT #ZACube2 Dr Munsami says ZACube-2 will track boats along South Africa’s coasts and proactively detect forest fires through an imager payload developed by the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR).

SA Government News - 3 years ago

#CPUT #ZACube2 Dr Munsami says ZACube-2 will track boats along South Africa's coasts and proactively detect forest fires through an imager payload developed by the Council for Scientific and Industria...

#CPUT #ZACube2 Deputy V.C for Research, Tech Innovation and Partnerships Prof Marshall Sheldon welcomes all guests. She says the satellite programmer at CPUT is a flagship programme for the institution. https://t.co/NRdVLEK96t

SA Government News - 3 years ago

#CPUT #ZACube2 Deputy V.C for Research, Tech Innovation and Partnerships Prof Marshall Sheldon welcomes all guests. She says the satellite programmer at CPUT is a flagship programme for the institutio...

Madikizela-Mandela: a fearless fighter to the end

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Late struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela stood firm against the apartheid regime and did not give up on the struggle for liberation, even though she was detained and harassed numerous times....

Outbreaks stoke concerns that a severe flu season is in store for SA The flu vaccine is developed...

Crime Intelligence - 3 years ago

Outbreaks stoke concerns that a severe flu season is in store for SA The flu vaccine is developed annually according to World Health Organization strain recommendations, for both the southern and nort...

Nutrients for immune function, research has shown that those who are micronutrient deficient tend to...

Netcare911_sa - 3 years ago

Nutrients for immune function, research has shown that those who are micronutrient deficient tend to suffer more infections than those who carefully monitor their nutrient intake through a healthy, ba...

The rock that was Mama Winnie

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Very few people in South Africa can claim to be unfamiliar with the statement:  ‘When you strike a woman, you strike a rock’. This statement, which grew popular in the 1950s, became a r...

Africa Check: SA's serial murder and rape 'ranking' not supported by data

Truth and Justice Continue - 3 years ago

Africa Check: SA's serial murder and rape 'ranking' not supported by data South Africa's last forensic psychologist has resigned from the police, leaving law enforcement unable to quickly identify se...

Be very careful not to share fake news about Syria. First do your research before sharing (staged)...

Crime Intelligence - 3 years ago

Be very careful not to share fake news about Syria. First do your research before sharing (staged) emotion provoking propaganda videos of children being killed/ gassed. ...

Government committed to restoring dignity of traditional leadership

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Government is committed to the restoration of the honour and dignity of traditional leadership, says President Cyril Ramaphosa. “Government is committed to giving effect to the provisions ...

Media urged to report accurately on Winnie Mandela

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has called on the media to report on the late Winnie Madikizela-Mandela with sensitivity, historical facts and respect for her family, as well as South Afr...

Struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has died. Her assistant has confirmed her death. The...

SABC - 3 years ago

Struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has died. Her assistant has confirmed her death. The 81-year-old, who was affectionately called the mother of the nation, died earlier today at the Milpark Hosp...

'Marli van Breda is die ware heldin'

Truth and Justice Continue - 3 years ago

'Marli van Breda is the true heroine' Henri van Breda is a charming, courteous young man who stands back at doors, so women can walk first. Someone who does not mind watching a camera in the eyes. B...

Men will be able to exercise birth control

Truth and Justice Continue - 3 years ago

Men will be able to exercise birth control 'Women fear pregnancy more than contracting diseases' Woman ready to give birth dies in crash on way to hospital Second federal judge blocks Trump contracep...

YES to upskill youth for industrial revolution

sagovnews - 3 years ago

President Cyril Ramaphosa says the Youth Employment Service (YES), which aims to prepare young people for employment, forms part of a broader plan to impart technical skills that will underpin the ...

The report is the culmination of a collaborative research initiative that commenced in 2016 #NDP2030 https://t.co/eyxrmvhRRU

SA Government News - 3 years ago

The report is the culmination of a collaborative research initiative that commenced in 2016 #NDP2030 ...

Trade missions to Ghana, Nigeria a success

sagovnews - 3 years ago

South African companies that formed part of the Department of Trade and Industry’s Outward Trade and Investment Mission (OTIM) to Ghana and Nigeria have hailed the trade mission as a success....

A researcher at the University of Stellenbosch says a change in human behaviour can influence the...

SABC - 3 years ago

A researcher at the University of Stellenbosch says a change in human behaviour can influence the number of fires at informal settlements and low-income homes in the Western Cape. Researcher, Alberto ...

President Ramaphosa to launch Youth Employment Service

sagovnews - 3 years ago

President Cyril Ramaphosa is set to meet the first 100 young people to participate in the Youth Employment Service (YES) programme which he will launch on Tuesday. “The YES initiative aims...

Researchers say they are encouraged by positive preliminary results from a clinical drug trial, part...

SABC - 3 years ago

Researchers say they are encouraged by positive preliminary results from a clinical drug trial, part of the development of a new TB vaccine. South Africa has one of the highest global rates of TB infe...

Clinical Facilitation, Research, Guidance & Audits of Operational resources and crews are an...

EMER_G_MED - 3 years ago

Clinical Facilitation, Research, Guidance & Audits of Operational resources and crews are an integral component of this portfolio. Favourable salaries and working hours will be linked to these posts....

Government sets new target in fight against TB

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Government has set itself a target to test and treat at least an additional 80 000 people for tuberculosis (TB) between April this year and March 2019 through its campaign to fight the disease....

Measures in place to address Avian Influenza

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Measures have been put in place at the various seabird rehabilitation centres, captive institutions and known breeding localities to address the spread of the H5N8 strain of the Avian Influenza....

SA, Norway to strengthen relations

sagovnews - 3 years ago

South Africa and Norway will meet today to discuss ways to strengthen their bilateral relations. International Relations and Cooperation Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers and his Norwegian co...

Business opportunities abound in Ghana

sagovnews - 3 years ago

South African companies participating in the Department of Trade and Industry’s (dti) Outward Trade and Investment Mission have identified several business opportunities in Ghana’s economy....

Ghost students created to defraud university bursary system Six suspects appeared in the...

Crime Intelligence - 3 years ago

Ghost students created to defraud university bursary system Six suspects appeared in the Specialised Commercial Crimes Court in Pretoria on Monday after allegedly manipulating a bursary system at the...

Gauteng COGTA welcomes new MEC

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Dikgang Uhuru Moiloa has taken up the baton as the new MEC for the Gauteng Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA). The new MEC, who was welcomed by the Head of ...

Promoting science, technology through community media

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Community media is one of the most important platforms for improving public understanding and awareness of science and technology. “Promoting and communicating the value and impact of scie...

Congratulations Prof Phakeng

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Deputy President David Mabuza has congratulated Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng on her appointment as Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cape Town (UCT). “We wish Prof Phakeng and the entir...

Facebook's Zuckerberg comes under fire from UK, US lawmakers London - Lawmakers on both sides of...

Crime Buzz - 3 years ago

Facebook's Zuckerberg comes under fire from UK, US lawmakers London - Lawmakers on both sides of the Atlantic criticised Facebook and its chief executive, Mark Zuckerberg, after reports surfaced that...

South Africa has been ranked 105th on the World Happiness Report of 2018. The report, prepared by...

SABC - 3 years ago

South Africa has been ranked 105th on the World Happiness Report of 2018. The report, prepared by the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network, draws its results from surveys done betw...

Education, Health get largest chunk of KZN budget

sagovnews - 3 years ago

The KwaZulu-Natal Department of Education and Health has been allocated the lion’s share of the provincial budget in the 2018/19 financial year. MEC for Finance Belinda Scott tabled the 20...

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Spice Mag - 3 years ago

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Research Thesis - Rape Anxiety Survey

Crime Intelligence - 3 years ago

Jordy Murray ; Hi admin! Please would you consider sharing my post. I am conducting some research for my psychology honors degree and I believe that the topic is in line with the values of this group...

App takes hassle out of commuting

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Gauteng MEC for Roads and Transport Ismail Vadi has launched a mobile app that will provide commuters with real time public transit information, timetables and fares for Gauteng-based public transp...

Say YES to 1 million jobs for youth

sagovnews - 3 years ago

President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to launch an initiative to help young people find jobs and empower them to run their own businesses. “The initiative, in collaboration with the privat...

Urgent shift in water management crucial if SDGs are to be met

sagovnews - 3 years ago

The High Level Panel on Water (HLPW) says a fundamental change in the way the world manages the resource is necessary if the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), particularly goal 6, are to be ach...

Author Evelyn Groenink has finally launched her much- awaited book "Incorruptible" after 30 years....

SABC - 3 years ago

Author Evelyn Groenink has finally launched her much- awaited book "Incorruptible" after 30 years. The book looks into the political assassinations of Dulcie September, Anton Lubowski and Chris Hani. ...

Legendary physicist Stephen Hawking dies

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Professor Stephen Hawking, a scientist and a science populariser, has died at the age of 76. “We are deeply saddened that our beloved father passed away today," a statement, published by ...

Drought declared a national disaster

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Government has declared a national state of disaster to deal with the country’s drought and water crisis. Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) Minister Zweli Mkhize made ...

We are going to run a test today, as Admin. We sit a lot of effort into our posts:- research and...

Truth and Justice Continue - 3 years ago

We are going to run a test today, as Admin. We sit a lot of effort into our posts:- research and time, also when we can, we supply a link to supply name of author or photographer when available. ...

UNIVEN academic programme to resume Monday

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Academic programme at the University of Venda (UNIVEN) is expected to be back to normal on Monday following its forced closure last week, university management announced. Students at the uni...

SA working on accelerating economic growth

sagovnews - 3 years ago

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday held discussions with Moody’s Investors Service representatives on the various initiatives underway to accelerate economic growth and create jobs. In...

Zambia bans imports of some SA foodstuff

sagovnews - 3 years ago

The Zambian government has banned imports of some foods from South Africa, including processed meats, vegetables and other dairy products, in light of the Listeriosis outbreak, which has claimed mo...

Sign Language recognised as a home language

sagovnews - 3 years ago

South African Sign Language (SASL) has officially been recognised as a home language in the curriculum as one of the examinable subjects for the National Senior Certificate. “It is a monum...

The biggest threat to women in South Africa is their partners

Truth and Justice Continue - 3 years ago

An investigation of why one woman is murdered every eight hours by her husband or boyfriend in this African country — and how advocates are trying to stop it. Victims of alleged intimate femicide in...

Science and Technology Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane has urged companies to seize the opportunity presented by the Research and Development (R&D) tax incentive programme https://t.co/aPrh8eBXka

SA Government News - 3 years ago

Science and Technology Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane has urged companies to seize the opportunity presented by the Research and Development (R&D) tax incentive programme ...

Companies urged to take advantage of R&D tax incentive

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Science and Technology Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane has urged companies to seize the opportunity presented by the Research and Development (R&D) tax incentive programme. The incentive o...

MDDA presents impact study in Parliament

sagovnews - 3 years ago

The Media Development & Diversity Agency (MDDA) has presented an impact study which shows that while it has made an impact on communities, it faces significant hurdles that limit its success. ...

CSIR welcomes Minister Kubayi-Ngubane

sagovnews - 3 years ago

The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has welcomed the appointment of Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane as the new Minister of Science and Technology. The appointment comes after ...

CSIR welcomes Minister Kubaya-Ngubane

sagovnews - 3 years ago

The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has welcomed the appointment of Mamoloko Kubaya-Ngubane as the new Minister of Science and Technology. The appointment comes after t...

Eskom signs pact to boost Maths, Science results in EC

sagovnews - 3 years ago

An agreement between Eskom and the Technology Research Activity Centre South Africa (TRAC SA) will see more Eastern Cape students assisted in their Science and Mathematics studies. “Esk...

Energy Minister checks on developments at Necsa

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Energy Minister David Mahlobo has visited the South African Nuclear Energy Corporation (Necsa) to check on developments around the NTP Radiochemical Facility. Minister Mahlobo and Deputy Min...

Africa in for more extreme weather events

sagovnews - 3 years ago

As a result of climate change, Africa is expected to experience an increase in temperatures and extreme weather conditions. “Our country and the continent are becoming hotter and drier. We...

Energy refutes media claims on investigations

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Energy Minister David Mahlobo and his Deputy Thembisile Majola have dismissed media reports that they deliberately misrepresented facts about the investigations into the Strategic Fuel Fund (SFF)....

High expectations for Minister Gigaba’s Budget

sagovnews - 3 years ago

This afternoon Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba will table his maiden Budget speech in the National Assembly. The much anticipated budget will be tabled at 2pm and will be broadcast live on va...

Have your say on the Energy Discussion Paper

sagovnews - 3 years ago

The National Planning Commission (NPC) has agreed that the Discussion Paper on Energy should now be released for public input and further stakeholder engagement. The NPC took the decision at...

An area in Grabouw in the Overberg has been placed under quarantine after a potentially devastating...

SABC - 3 years ago

An area in Grabouw in the Overberg has been placed under quarantine after a potentially devastating pest, the Oriental fruit fly was intercepted in the area. General Manager of Hortgro Science's Crop ...

CSIR brings technology to improve water safety, delivery

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Low-cost technologies to improve the quality of water and service delivery in municipalities will be displayed at the 12th National Municipal Managers Forum taking place in Mpumalanga this week. ...

Minister Gigaba to table 2018 Budget

sagovnews - 3 years ago

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba will this week table the 2018 Budget in Parliament. The much anticipated budget will be tabled in the National Assembly on Wednesday. Appointed to head ...

Renowned academic and economist, "Sampie" Terreblanche's, family says the 84 year old will be sorely...

SABC - 3 years ago

Renowned academic and economist, "Sampie" Terreblanche's, family says the 84 year old will be sorely missed. Professor Emeritus, Solomon Johannes Terreblanche, passed away at his Stellenbosch home aft...

Renowned academic, Professor Emeritus Solomon Johannes "Sampie" Terreblanche has passed away at his...

SABC - 3 years ago

Renowned academic, Professor Emeritus Solomon Johannes "Sampie" Terreblanche has passed away at his Stellenbosch home after a five month battle with brain cancer. He was 84 years old. Sampie as he wa...

SAPS CAREERS AVAILABLE: Senior Management, Police Act, Public Service Act

Crime Buzz - 3 years ago

Section Head: Risk Based and Compliance Audit R965 250 per annum Head Office 2018/02/19 Section Head: Regional Quality Management R965 250 per annum Head Office 2018/02/19 Section Head: Publication ...

Researchers say vaping may help pneumonia-causing bacteria stick to cells lining the airways, likely...

SABC - 3 years ago

Researchers say vaping may help pneumonia-causing bacteria stick to cells lining the airways, likely boosting disease risk. A study published in the European Respiratory Journal did not directly compa...

Two trapped mine workers die at Kloof mine Sibanye-Stillwater has said that two of its workers who...

Crime Intelligence - 3 years ago

Two trapped mine workers die at Kloof mine Sibanye-Stillwater has said that two of its workers who were trapped underground on Wednesday at Kloof gold operations in Johannesburg, had died. The two w...

The business sector in Cape Town says there has been too much water politicking and too little sound...

SABC - 3 years ago

The business sector in Cape Town says there has been too much water politicking and too little sound planning to avoid the water crisis. The Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry, says according to a ...

Capitec CEO, Gerrie Fourie, has denied that the bank's business model is to grant loans to...

SABC - 3 years ago

Capitec CEO, Gerrie Fourie, has denied that the bank's business model is to grant loans to delinquent customers. US based Research group Viceroy says Cacitec Bank's business model is similar to that o...

Capitec Bank has assured its nearly nine million clients that they need not panic following the...

SABC - 3 years ago

Capitec Bank has assured its nearly nine million clients that they need not panic following the Viceroy Research Group's report. Viceroy released the report yesterday in which it labels the bank as a ...

Volkswagen has suspended its chief lobbyist, Thomas Steg, after he admitted knowing about...

SABC - 3 years ago

Volkswagen has suspended its chief lobbyist, Thomas Steg, after he admitted knowing about experiments on monkeys that were funded by German car makers. It emerged at the weekend that a now defunct Eur...

The South African Reserve Bank has defended Capitec Holdings, saying it's solvent, well capitalised...

SABC - 3 years ago

The South African Reserve Bank has defended Capitec Holdings, saying it's solvent, well capitalised and has adequate liquidity. The Reserve Bank was responding to a research note by U.S. based fund ...

Shares in Capitec Bank have tumbled 20 per cent before recovering most of the loss after research...

SABC - 3 years ago

Shares in Capitec Bank have tumbled 20 per cent before recovering most of the loss after research group Viceroy said Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba must immediately place the bank under curatorship. T...

Where is Kiara Jade (AN APPEAL FOR COMMON SENSE) The facts so far are Kiara is a missing (NOW...

Truth and Justice Continue - 3 years ago

Where is Kiara Jade (AN APPEAL FOR COMMON SENSE) The facts so far are Kiara is a missing (NOW RETURNED) person who was allegedly abducted by her Father and who was on the run, and returned this morni...

Where is Kiara Jade ( AN APPEAL FOR COMMON SENSE) The facts so far are Kiara is a missing person...

Truth and Justice Continue - 3 years ago

Where is Kiara Jade ( AN APPEAL FOR COMMON SENSE) The facts so far are Kiara is a missing person allegedly abducted by her Father and on the run. The SAPS are urgently looking for Father and Daughter...

The facts so far are Kiara is a missing person allegedly abducted by her Father and on the run. The...

Truth and Justice Continue - 3 years ago

The facts so far are Kiara is a missing person allegedly abducted by her Father and on the run. The SAPS are urgently looking for Father and Daughter. Sometime these situations get out of control so h...

Where is Kiara Jade ( AN APPEAL FOR COMMON SENSE) { Name. Kiara Jade ********************* Age. 2...

Truth and Justice Continue - 3 years ago

Where is Kiara Jade ( AN APPEAL FOR COMMON SENSE) { Name. Kiara Jade ********************* Age. 2 and a half years old Last seen. 23rd December 2017 Time. 8am} a Missing Child alert sets off a Socia...

Do burglars really mark houses before a burglary?

Safety - 3 years ago

We get queries on a we...

2 Very Similar Accidents has caused some confusion on Social Media, Here are the facts

NARI_SSA - 3 years ago

Two very similar road traffic accidents has cause some kind of confusion on social media. In the second accident which happened on Wednesday 20 December in Uganda the driver of a light motor v...

Film producer Anant Singh has acquired the rights to a new movie about the life of the late heart...

SABC - 3 years ago

Film producer Anant Singh has acquired the rights to a new movie about the life of the late heart surgeon, Chris Barnard. The movie is based on the biography, Heartbreaker: Christiaan Barnard and the ...

The City of Cape Town says the reintroduction of eland to the False Bay Nature Reserve has helped in...

SABC - 3 years ago

The City of Cape Town says the reintroduction of eland to the False Bay Nature Reserve has helped in the management of dense veld in the area, making it possible for new plant species to grow. Eland w...

A new study by the University of Cape Town could shed light on the nitrogen pollution in False Bay...

SABC - 3 years ago

A new study by the University of Cape Town could shed light on the nitrogen pollution in False Bay in the South Peninsula. UCT says despite a wealth of research on the bay, little is known about the c...

A Kenyan born woman has made history when she became the first black female student to receive a PhD...

SABC - 3 years ago

A Kenyan born woman has made history when she became the first black female student to receive a PhD in Music at Stellenbosch University. Jacqueline Zinale Bullindah is one of three PhD students from...

The training vessel SA Agulhas 1 has arrived in Mauritius to pick up scientists from India who will...

SABC - 3 years ago

The training vessel SA Agulhas 1 has arrived in Mauritius to pick up scientists from India who will take part in a research mission in Antarctica. The vessel left Cape Town more than a week ago with t...

Minister of Police on Policing Environment in South Africa

SAPoliceService - 3 years ago

Pretoria Most of us have seen in recent days much media reports relating to SAPS and the Ministry of Police. The reason this news conference is very important ...

National Commissioner appoints two Deputy National Commissioner Pretoria: Friday, 1 December 2017:...

SA Police Service - 3 years ago

National Commissioner appoints two Deputy National Commissioner Pretoria: Friday, 1 December 2017: The National Commissioner of the South African Police Service (SAPS), General Khehla Sitole, is pro...

Minister in the Presidency responsible Women Susan Shabangu will officially launch the 16 Days of...

SABC - 3 years ago

Minister in the Presidency responsible Women Susan Shabangu will officially launch the 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children campaign today. The event will take place at the M...

Africa Check: Does AfriForum care about getting farm murder statistics right?

News - 3 years ago

“Can I speak to Kate Wilkinson?” That’s how a call to our office began on Monday. Our receptionist told the caller I wasn’t at my desk – I was actually on Radio 702  discussing f...

Don’t blow your budget on Black Friday, advises Budget Insurance

News - 3 years ago

Shoppers around the world will ‘go bonkers’ for Black Friday today, 24 November but Budget Insurance has advised that while it’s an opportune time to get your Christmas shopping done, it’s ...

Researchers say the popularity of LED lights is driving an increase in light pollution worldwide,...

SABC - 3 years ago

Researchers say the popularity of LED lights is driving an increase in light pollution worldwide, with dire consequences for human and animal health. The study in the journal Science Advances is based...

#sapsHQ #SAPSNPC Gen Sitole: "Police will reclaim no-go areas where criminals have laid claim to. #CIT crimes combating strategies will be revised. Cash movement strategy needed to curb heists. Modus Operandi research will be done on criminals to ensure t

SAPoliceService - 3 years ago

#sapsHQ #SAPSNPC Gen Sitole: "Police will reclaim no-go areas where criminals have laid claim to. #CIT crimes combating strategies will be revised. Cash movement strategy needed to curb heists. Modus ...

How gold is killing the Amazon rainforest and its inhabitants

News - 3 years ago

The price of gold reaching $1 000 an ounce in 2009 unleashed a modern day gold rush with tens of thousands of men from the poorest corners of Peru flocking to Madre de Dios in Peru, one of the mo...

Cyber safety tips to apply this Black Friday

News - 3 years ago

Heino Gevers, customer experience manager at Mimecast South Africa, writes: South Africa’s shoppers are growing more comfortable with the idea of online shop...

Enviro Monday: How gold is killing the Amazon rainforest and its inhabitants

News - 3 years ago

The price of gold reaching $1 000 an ounce in 2009 unleashed a modern day gold rush with tens of thousands of men from the poorest corners of Peru flocking to Madre de Dios in Peru, one of the mo...

#BlackFriday: 6 tips for shopping online

News - 3 years ago

Black Friday originated in the US and is the Friday after Thanksgiving when retailers sell their goods at big discounts. When purchasing items online on Black Friday and Cyber Monday in Sou...

Dating with Hackers: Users of the world’s most popular apps face serious security risks

News - 3 years ago

Criminals are always on the lookout for gaps, and lonely people have now become targets. ...

Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘Male Mona Lisa’ breaks all art auction records

News - 3 years ago

Leonardo’s Salvator Mundi, a depiction of Christ as Saviour of the World, sold for $450,312,500 (incl...

Africa Check: Is SA ‘among the top six in the world’ for nuclear medicine ingredients?

News - 3 years ago

The day after Minister David Mahlobo was moved from state security to energy, he highlighted South Africa’s achievements in nuclear science. “Nuclear is not only used for those aspects o...

The Human Sciences Research Council has revealed that stress among men having sex with each other...

SABC - 3 years ago

The Human Sciences Research Council has revealed that stress among men having sex with each other contributes to an increased risk of HIV. This follows the conclusion of a study conducted among gay me...

ANC: We said this years ago

News - 3 years ago

Johannesburg’s infrastructure is in an apparent crisis, and the African National Congress (ANC) said it is not surprised because it communicated the fact years ago....

The City of Cape Town has warned beach goers that the presence of great white sharks may increase...

SABC - 3 years ago

The City of Cape Town has warned beach goers that the presence of great white sharks may increase in False Bay due to the arrival of shoals of yellow tail and higher water temperatures. Mayoral Co...

We can’t ignore the looming social grant crisis

News - 3 years ago

In the beginning of November, South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) and the ...

Modified poliovirus can help the body fight cancer cells

News - 3 years ago

Researchers from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina in the US, may have discovered a new way of killing cancer...

Healthy Friday: Modified poliovirus can help the body fight cancer cells

News - 3 years ago

Researchers from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina in the US, may have discovered a new way of killing cancer...

Continental one of SA’s top companies to work for https://goo.gl/Wf8x75 Continental Tire

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