In The News South Africa

SABC announces chairpersons for Commissions of Inquiry into editorial interference and sexual harassment

JOHANNESBURG, June 20 – The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) on Wednesday announced the chairpersons of the recently established high-level Commissions of Inquiry into editorial interference and sexual harassment. Acting group chief officer, Nomsa Philiso said that Dr Joe Thloloe will chair the inquiry relating to editorial interference in the newsroom and Barbara Watson will […]

In The News International Sport

Iran permits women to attend public viewing centres for Wednesday’s World Cup match

Tehran, June 20 – Iranian authorities have permitted women to access public viewing centres of the football World Cup after recent national and international protests against the long-standing ban. “The permit is only valid for the public viewing of Wednesday’s World Cup match between Iran and Spain in Russia,’’ Iranian news agency ISNA reported. Women […]

In The News South Africa

Sibanye-Stillwater says regression of safe working conditions at operations unacceptable

JOHANNESBURG, June 20 – Sibanye-Stillwater admitted on Wednesday that the substantial regression of safe working conditions underground at its operations was unacceptable, and committed to restoring and improving safety. A memorial service was held on Wednesday for five mineworkers who died from gas and heat exposure at Sibanye’s Kloof Ikamva mine after they entered an […]