Monthly Archives: December 2016

5,000 VEHICLES BANNED FROM SOUTH AFRICAN ROADS THIS MONTH

Since the start of the festive season on Dec 1, traffic law enforcement officers have suspended 5,349 vehicles from South Africa’s roads, while another 2133 were impounded.

Over the Christmas long weekend alone, from Dec 23 to 27, they suspended …

REMAINS OF SOUTH AFRICAN SOLIDER KILLED IN DRC BROUGHT HOME

The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) says it is preparing to receive Friday the remains of the late rifleman who died in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) last week.

Moalosi Albert Mokhothu, 27, died during a gun fight …

SOUTH AFRICAN BLOOD SERVICE MAKES URGENT APPEAL FOR DONATIONS

The South African National Blood Service (SANBS) in the eastern province of KwaZulu-Natal has made an urgent appeal for blood donations, saying its stocks of blood are running very low and it has only enough blood left to last two …

UN and Africa Special: Sub-Saharan Africa

In this week’s special programme during the holiday season: the International Monetary Fund or IMF, looks at what a drought, earthquake or pandemic can do to economies in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Natural disasters hold back a country’s ability to produce, leading …

DTT hits Rapotokwane village

Communications Minister Faith Muthambi says government has ensured that residents of Rapotokwane in Bela-Bela, Limpopo, will be migrated from analogue to digital terrestrial television.

We are here to deliver to the people of Rapotokwane, with the full backing of the …