Lead Opinion

Media that’s not free and fair

Media freedom of speech is of empirical importance for the sustainability of a democratic country. Diverse and pluralistic media is a key platform for country communication and pertinent information sharing. A democratic state such as South Africa carryies on her shoulders the responsibility to support and promote a free and diverse media, holding the interests […]

In The News South Africa

Minister Zwane’s Lily Mine promises ‘a publicity stunt’ – NUM youth

JOHANNESBURG – The National Union of Mineworkers Youth Structure (NUM-YS) on Tuesday said it was concerned by Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane’s “continuous failure” to assist workers at Lily Mine, saying his promises were a “populist stunt”. Mine workers Solomon Nyerende, Pretty Nkambule and Yvonne Mnisi were buried alive when the lamp-room container in which […]

In The News South Africa

ANC congratulates Thabo Mbeki

JOHANNESBURG – The African National Congress (ANC) on Monday, congratulated former President Thabo Mbeki on his inauguration as the Chancellor of the University of South Africa (Unisa). “We have no doubt that his vast knowledge and passion for Africa’s development and the generation of knowledge will make a unparralled contribution to UNISA’s academic enterprise. Coming […]