Process to amend Section 25 of Constitution back in motion

The process to amend Section 25 of the Constitution, to allow expropriation without compensation, is back in motion. On Thursday, the parliamentary ad hoc committee set up for this purpose adopted a programme that will see it visit Limpopo, the Northern Cape and the Western Cape towards the end of this month. However, the committee […]

Minister Mbalula called to consider changing driver’s license renewal process from 5 to 10 years

The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) has called on Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula to consider changing the driver’s license (DL) renewal process from 5 to 10 years. Outa’s public governance division, portfolio manager Dominique Msibi explained in a statement on Wednesday that changing the renewal process would save consumers and government time and money. “We […]

Parliamentary process will cause me harm – Public Protector Mkhwebane

The Public Protector says she will suffer irreparable harm if Parliament proceeds with an inquiry into her fitness to hold office before the court has ruled on the matter. The Western Cape High Court is hearing the first part of a case in which Busisiwe Mkhwebane is trying to interdict a process underway in the […]

ANC’s Boy Mamabolo to face disciplinary process after threatening to shoot journalist

This follows after a recording of a conversation between Mamabolo and Sunday World journalist, Ngwako Malatji, was released by the newspaper in which the MP swears at the journalist and threatens to shoot him. The ANC Parliamentary Caucus has announced the it will take “firm action through an internal disciplinary process” against ANC MP Boy […]

Video: Lasizwe shed tears during painful nose piercing process

We guess whoever came up with the quote; ‘no pain, no gain’, was accurate. Lasizwe works on his looks, but couldn’t handle the pain that came with it. The reality TV star shared a video of himself on social media getting a nose piercing. The comedian laments on the pain, and said you should count […]

EFF wants Oberholzer suspended from Eskom, pending a disciplinary process

Oberholzer must be suspended, pending a disciplinary process, the party maintains, as he is a shareholder of Stefanuttie Stocks, a company accused of benefitting in overpayments during the construction of Kusile Power Station. In a relentless attempt to highlight allegations of impropriety against Eskom chief operating officer Jan Oberholzer, the EFF will be opening a […]

SAFA in the process of making payments for money owed to Bafana Bafana players – some nine months later

The South African Football Association has confirmed it’s in the process of making payments for money owed to Bafana Bafana players – some nine months later. Following wins against Mali in the Nelson Mandela Challenge back in September and Sudan in their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in November, it is understood the entire group […]

COVID-19: Minister Nathi Mthethwa defends govt relief process

Sports and Arts and Culture Minister, Nathi Mthethwa says the government has assisted many artists affected by the COVID-19 lockdown. Mthethwa defended the department’s stance after some well-known artists claimed the relief process was flawed. He says the focus was given to vulnerable artists. “There are people in this space who get nothing whatsoever. We’ve […]

Professor Helen Rees discusses the process of finding a vaccine for Covid-19 #Covid19inSA

This week, we speak to Professor Helen Rees, Executive Director of the Wits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute, who discusses vaccines, the dire need and process of finding a vaccine and the potential of traditional medicine as a remedy for Covid-19. Content hosted by iono.fm  

Flattening the curve is an ongoing process #Covid19inSA

Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize says the decision to implement a nationwide lockdown was a timeous one which allowed South Africa to deflect the curve of COVID-19 infection.   But, he said in a television interview on Thursday, flattening the curve was an ongoing process.   “We have tried and done our best. The President […]