Van Niekerk wins 200m, Simbine second in Boston

BOSTON, USA, June 5 – South Africa’s athletics stars Wayde van Niekerk and Akani Simbine suffered mixed fortunes at the Adidas Boost Boston Games in the United States on Sunday. Van Niekerk captured the 200-metre title, and Simbine placed second in the 100m. The 24-year-old Van Niekerk, who is the reigning World and Olympic champion […]

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KwaZulu-Natal and dti sign MoU on black industrialists initiative

DURBAN, June 4 – KwaZulu-Natal black industrialists received a major boost with the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between the trade and industry department (dti) and the KwaZulu-Natal economic development, tourism, and environmental affairs department, the dti said on Sunday. The MoU was signed during the launch of the KwaZulu-Natal black industrialists programme […]

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#GuptaEmails ‘genuine’ – SACP

JOHANNESBURG, June 4– The barrage of emails that show the extent of influence over President Jacob Zuma, government, and state-owned enterprises (SoEs) by the wealthy, politically connected Gupta family seem genuine and should be urgently attended to by establishing a judicial commission of inquiry, the South African Communist Party said on Sunday. “No one has […]