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Dec 06, 2013
The death of Nelson Mandela on December 5, 2013, is a tremendous loss, not only for South Africa, but for the world. Mandela, who led the decades-long struggle against apartheid in South Africa, was jailed for 27 years for his activism. Released in 1990, Mandela...
Dec 06, 2013
The Congress of South African Trade Unions joins all South Africans, and millions more all over the world, in mourning the sad loss today, 5 December 2013, of the greatest ever South African and most inspirational leader in our struggle for liberty and democracy, our...
Dec 06, 2013
It is with deep sadness that the Government has learnt of the passing of the father of South Africa’s democracy – Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela on 5 December 2013. He passed on peacefully in the company of his family around 20h50 on the 5th of December 2013.
Oct 18, 2012
Many of South Africa's recent problems could have been avoided if the country had good leaders, said Russell Loubser, former JSE CEO and South African Airways board member, on Wednesday. "We have lacked leadership for a long time – decades – in South Africa," he...
Jul 13, 2012
Mar 16, 2012
When the African National Congress (ANC) was banned in 1960, the organisation immediately decided that it would continue to operate illegally. This was easier said than done. The ANC was a mass organisation and not everyone could work underground because such...
May 26, 2011
May 04, 2011
Former President Nelson Mandela’s legal office at Chancellor House, which he occupied with Oliver Tambo in the 1950s, was saved from being demolished and turned into a parking garage, by the City of Johannesburg, which on Wednesday boasted the results of the...
Apr 23, 2010
Jul 17, 2009
Aug 10, 2007
I attended a function hosted by the Tshwane University of Technology. It was held in the building and grounds of the Arts Faculty. The decor was great. They had about 100 candles flickering in the dark to mark the walkway up to the front door.
Dec 08, 2006
The Department of Arts and Culture (DAC) is in the initial phase of developing the Mbizana heritage project in the Eastern Cape.
Oct 27, 2006
The renaming of Johannesburg International Airport to Oliver Reginald Tambo International Airport (ORTIA) would increase its global competitiveness and its class as a world airport, Airports Company South Africa CEO Monhla Hlahla said on Friday.
Sep 16, 2005
Full name: Vuyani Ngalwana Position: Pension funds adjudicator, since March 1, 2004 Main activity of the company: Resolve complaints in procedurally fair, economical and expeditious manner, which is a statutory Pension Fund Act 1956 mandate Date and place of birth:...
Sep 02, 2005
South Africa’s oft-maligned skills strategy received a shot in the arm from the Swiss business community earlier this month, when it re-affirmed support for government’s learnership programme.
Aug 26, 2005
The recently-completed black economic-empowerment (BEE) deal between Koketso Holdings and a leading chemical manufacture, Kemklean, is expected to lead to more acquisitions within the same sector.