Sat, May 21, 2022

Politics

DA to lay criminal complaint against EFF following “violent” behaviour

Tebogo Msimanga | The Democratic Alliance (DA) says it will lodge a criminal complaint against Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) councillors following their violent and aggressive behaviour towards city officials, Council members and the destruction and vandalising of city property on Thursday. DA Caucus Chairperson in City of Tshwane Jacqui Uys said EFF councillors destroyed Council […]

President Ramaphosa described Moerane as a vibrant leader

Tebogo Msimanga | President Cyril Ramaphosa has expressed his deep sadness at the passing today of former Johannesburg Mayor Councillor Mpho Moerane.Moerane passed away on Wednesday 18 May 2022 after a week in hospital following a vehicle accident. Ramaphosa said his thoughts go out to Moerane’s wife, Fikile, and their four children, as well as […]

Sport

#NOTINMYNAME supports Ria Ledwaba for SAFA presidency

Just News | Not In My Name International in its capacity as a leader of a coalition of civil society organization’s representing over 24 organizations has taken a conscious decision to publicly endorse and support Mme Ria Ledwaba’s candidacy for SAFA President. #NOTINMYNAME Secretary-General Themba Masango said last week in their press briefing at the […]

Chiefs Fans Rejoice Baxter’s Exit

Hlokomelo Mabogale | Kaizer Chiefs’ fans are happy people after the news coming from Naturena confirmed that Stuart Baxter has been dismissed by the club on Friday. This comes after Chiefs lost 1-0 to the SuperSport United on Saturday night at the FNB stadium. As this was the first defeat with fans in the stadium, […]

Business

Victory for NUMSA members at BRT bus service

Tebogo Msimanga | The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) has signed an agreement with Xtremetec, and Tshwane Affected Investment Operation (TAIO) for workers to receive Transport allowance and other benefits. These agencies offer services to the City of Tshwane’s Areyeng BRT Bus service. Workers at Xtremetec went on strike on 11 May […]

FNB:Middle-income consumers spend up to 80% of their monthly salary in 5 days

Just News | FNB estimates that it takes an average of 5 days for a middle-income consumer to spend up to 80% of their monthly salary. This suggests that the average middle-income consumer, earning between R180 000 – R500 000 per annum, survives on 20% of their monthly salary for more than 20 days in […]

Health

North West Health MEC Sambatha pleased

Just News | North West MEC for Health, Madoda Sambatha conveyed words of appreciation to the medical team at Tshepong hospital following the first neurosurgery which was conducted on a patient this week at the newly revitalised cardiac theatre at Klerksdorp in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda District. MEC Sambatha said it is encouraging to see […]

2 952 new covid-19 cases recorded

Just News| Sixteen more people died of Coronavirus in South Africa over the last 24 hours bringing the total deaths to 100 771. The country recorded 2, 952 new Covid-19 cases. The Department of Health reported that 80,177 active Covid -19 cases have been identified in South Africa. So far, 3,713,797 people in the country […]