International Lead

President Winfrey? No way, says Trump: “I’ll beat Oprah”

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Winfrey? No way, says political prognosticator Donald Trump. “I’ll beat Oprah,” the president declared flatly at a White House meeting Tuesday — though he quickly added, “I don’t think she’s going to run.” Asked about all the presidential speculation suddenly swirling around Winfrey, the typically pugilistic Trump steered clear of nasty […]

Business Lead South Africa

Numsa condemns Eskom decision to re-instate Matshela Koko, threatens legal steps

JOHANNESBURG, January 6 – The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) has condemns the decision by the Eskom board to re-instate former acting CEO Matshela Koko and acting head of group capital Prish Govender to their positions, and threatened legal action over the “seemingly bogus disciplinary process”. Koko was disciplined for nepotism and […]

Lead South Africa

SA’s NSC examination results to be announced

JOHANNESBURG, January 4 (ANA) – The Minister of Basic Education Angie Motshekga will announce the National Senior Certificate (NSC) Examination Results for 2017 on Thursday evening.   The class of 2016 received a 72.5% pass rate which was an improvement from 2015’s 70.7%. This figure included so-called progressed learners, those who had failed Grade 11 […]