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Unions and employer associations are expected to meet at the bargaining table at 10:00 on Thursday as the nationwide bus strike enters its second day. The talks have been set down for two days, according to a letter the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) sent to unions, and which News24 has seen. The …

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St Michael’s clinic in Sterkspruit is one of the well admired clinic by patients and people who get help there. The service that is being offered there is the best, patients compliment the work that is being done by the on duty nurses. But the is something that needs to be taken in to consideration, …

MONDAY was a big day for Bulelani Mazibuko. Two days ago, the 19-year-old from Emandabeni, in Estcourt, obtained a bachelor of arts degree in philosophy, politics and law. Bulelani, who started going to school when he was five, was the youngest graduate of the University of KZN’s college of humanities. “I am excited and humbled …

President Cyril Ramaphosa said his administration is considering new incentives in a bid to woo R1.2trn in new investment and will tackle the thorny issue of land ownership without endangering economic growth. Since succeeding Jacob Zuma as president two months ago, Ramaphosa has been on a drive to convince investors of his commitment to reverse …

The “untouchable” police officer who allegedly falsified security clearance certificates and has a payment of R50 000 from the State Security Agency (SSA) in her bank account has been suspended, the Portfolio Committee on Police heard on Wednesday. Brigadier Leonora Bamuza-Phetlhe is accused of fabricating security clearance for the former acting head of crime intelligence, …

The Economic Freedom Fighters said it has been alerted of nefarious and evil plans to assassinate their leader Julius Malema. The EFF said it is not taking the threats lightly. EFF acting national spokesperson Tebogo Mokwele said the covert plans come from reliable sources who indicate that a small group of politically insecure and insane …

NOT everyone gets the chance to die and come back to life. Gogo Margaret Baloyi says this is an experience she is very glad to have had. The 69-year-old from Diepkloof in Soweto told Daily Sun she died on Monday night but was sent back by an angel. She said her children had gathered around her body …

A 4-year-old girl was shot dead in Uitsig, Ravensmead, on Wednesday, Western Cape police confirmed. The shooting happened on Uitsig Avenue around 13:15, said Captain FC van Wyk. It is understood that the girl was playing in front of her home when two unknown men, believed to be part of the Terrible Josters gang, fired …

THE Post Office will now be distributing social grant money. Sassa has acted on the Constitutional Court ruling that declared the Cash Paymaster Services tender invalid. It was instructed to source a new service provider. A pilot project to roll out new Sassa and Post Office cards was launched yesterday at the Soweto local office …

EFF leader Julius Malema on Sunday denied allegations that he was involved in an assault at the Fourways Memorial Park, where Winnie Madikizela-Mandela was buried. “I wouldn’t do that,” Malema told News24 when asked about claims that he had been involved in a scuffle with a policeman after being denied entry to the park for …