Mzukisi Qobo, University of Johannesburg South African President Jacob Zuma delivered his 2016 State of the Nation Address yesterday. Here is a summary of comments made by Professor Mzukisi Qobo in a radio interview with The Conversation Africa Politics + Society editor Thabo Leshilo and Voice of Wits presenter Tsholo Semenya. Show More Summary
Stuart Broad returns to the England side for the first time since the 2015 World Cup as South Africa field first at Johannesburg
ESPNcricinfo previews the fourth ODI between South Africa and England at Johannesburg
Two new hominin fossils have been found in a previously uninvestigated chamber in the Sterkfontein Caves, just North West of Johannesburg in South Africa. The two new specimens, a finger bone and a molar, are part of a set of four specimens,...Show More Summary
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African opposition parties on Tuesday asked the country's top court to rule on whether President Jacob Zuma broke the law by spending 250 million rand (then $23 million) on a state-funded security upgrade to his home.
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - More than 100 people were "unaccounted for" after a gold mine in Mpumalanga province in eastern South Africa collapsed, a spokesman for the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) Manzini Zungu said on Friday.
Katherine Marrone Happy Wednesday! Want to get On Our Radar in your inbox for free every morning? Sign up below. • On Sunday, hundreds of Black cisgender and trans women and girls gathered at a #ForBlackGirlsOnly Johannesburg. BitchShow More Summary
A Europe Wealth Report for 2015 has just been published by New World Wealth, based in Johannesburg. Any millionaire worth his salt wanting to invest will head over to Europe- it has long been a magnet for the super-rich. The report starts off by telling us that at the end of 2015, [...]
Last week (25th Jan) was Burns night. It's not a huge night for our family but we both come from distant Scottish stock and we so always make the effort to cook Haggis, neeps and tatties. Unfortunately, buying Haggis in Johannesburg is difficult, if not impossible, and we forgot this weekend to pick it up from the one shop we know that sells it. Show More Summary
Lucky Cement has decided against reviving its SA court challenge to the imposition of anti-dumping duties on Portland cement imports from Pakistan. ||| Johannesburg - Pakistan cement producer Lucky Cement has decided against reviving...Show More Summary
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - An El Nino weather pattern which has triggered historic drought in South Africa remains on track to keep conditions hot and dry for the rest of the summer over most of the country including the maize belt, the country's weather service said on Friday.
Grace Khunou, University of Johannesburg By many measures, the black middle class in South Africa has been growing rapidly since 1994. Nevertheless, members of this group continue to occupy a complex and sometimes precarious position in society - one that requires constant renegotiation. Show More Summary
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - A racist Facebook post by a member of South Africa's main opposition party has caused a national furor and left it scrambling to shake off its image of an organization that chiefly serves the interests of the minority white community.
Goodness, lately we've seen a lot of activity for the title of world's longest flight. Presently the world’s three longest flights are Dallas to Sydney (Qantas), Johannesburg to Atlanta (Delta), and Abu Dhabi to Los Angeles (Etihad). Emirates...Show More Summary
Anglo American says increased production at its Minas-Rio mine in Brazil offset lower output from its Kumba subsidiary in SA. ||| Johannesburg - Global mining company Anglo American produced more iron ore last year after increased production at its Minas-Rio mine in Brazil offset lower output from its Kumba subsidiary in South Africa. Show More Summary
We thought we’d nailed our bucket list after burning up Johannesburg’s Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit in the new 911 Turbo S – but all that was blown out of the water after riding shotgun in the latest Porsche 911 GT3 RS with works driver Jörg Bergmeister. Sure enough, if I’d thought the blindingly quick 911 […]
Prior to this flight, I had last flown a Delta B777-200LR round trip from Atlanta to Johannesburg a few years back…with regards to the hard product, not much if anything has changed. BusinessElite is now Delta ONE and service, food,Show More Summary
Johannesburg, January 25 - Juergen Braehmer (47-2, 35 KOs) will defend his WBA World Light Heavyweight title against Thomas ‘Tommy Gun’ Oosthuizen (25-0-2, 14 KOs) on March 12 at the Jahnsportforum [...] The post Juergen Braehmer vs. Thomas Oosthuizen on March 12 appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Presently the world's three longest flights are Dallas to Sydney (Qantas), Johannesburg to Atlanta (Delta), and Abu Dhabi to Los Angeles (Etihad). Emirates has the intentions of launching a route between Dubai and Panama City, which would be the world's longest, as it's 10 miles further than Dallas to Sydney. Show More Summary