Johannesburg

Schedule, results and team news, plus how to watch on TV

New Zealand enter this year’s Rugby Championship as the defending champions, but having been beaten by South Africa in the opening match, they are certainly not among the favourites. How to watch the games on TV (Every hour BST) Round 1 2nd round South Africa v New Zealand (Emirates Airlines …

Read More »

As Online Hate Speech Hits Africa, Social Media Companies Must Act

* Online hate speech targets Zimbabweans in South Africa * Widespread digital abuse also seen in Ghana and Kenya * Culturally sensitive content moderation key, activists say By Kim Harrisberg and Nita Bhalla JOHANNESBURG/NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Social media was once a source of light entertainment for Nora, a …

Read More »

US Secretary of State Blinken in South Africa for Africa Tour

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken kicked off his three-nation tour of Africa with his arrival in South Africa on Sunday. Blinken’s visit to Africa is seen as part of a competition between Russia and Western powers for the support of African countries in the war in …

Read More »

Exhibits in three Johannesburg buildings provide historical context to life in the city

Shell House, the Rand Daily Mail house and Solly Sachs House in Johannesburg has been converted into 1,100 accommodations, with amenities such as football pitches, netball courts, homework rooms, playgrounds, gymnasiums, laundries and unlimited Wi-Fi. Hosken Consolidated Investments (HCI) Property worked with the Apartheid Museum to create permanent exhibits in …

Read More »

By the numbers: How the All Blacks are preparing for the Springboks in South Africa

It’s the greatest rivalry in rugby history and the timing of this year’s game couldn’t make it more intriguing. The All Blacks, in one of their worst crises ever, following that historic home defeat to Ireland, embark on their traditionally toughest mission – to face the Springboks in South Africa. …

Read More »

Senior Software Engineer – Gauteng Johannesburg

Technical property of products. This includes building and designing software, ensuring design consistency with the larger architecture, service operational excellence, technical documentation, collaboration with stakeholders, and more. ? Deliver high quality work on your own with team support and participate in group tasks.? Take ownership of high-level ambiguous projects and …

Read More »

South African authorities to lower fuel prices at the pump from Wednesday

A worker fills up a car at a Shell gas station in Johannesburg, South Africa, March 16, 2022. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register JOHANNESBURG, July 31 (Reuters) – South Africa will reduce the price of fuel at the pump from the middle of next …

Read More »

8 models raped while filming music video near Johannesburg, South Africa

One woman was raped by 10 men and another by eight, according to cops. (Representative) Johannesburg: A gang of gunmen broke into a music video shoot and raped eight young female cast members in a small South African town this week, police said on Friday. Security forces have arrested three …

Read More »

Just 10 homes in Soweto have sold for over R3m, data shows

Only 10 of the 183,525 homes registered in Soweto, Johannesburg, have achieved a sale price of more than R3 million, according to the latest report from property analysis firm Lightstone. Most registered houses in Soweto (84%) are worth between R250,000 and 700,000, while 12% are worth between R700,000 and 1 …

Read More »

Judicial Service Commission recommends suspension of Hlophe to Ramaphosa

Jean Hlophe. (Photo: Gallo Images) A full bench of the Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg sacked presiding judge John Hlophechallenge to the proceedings of the Judicial Service Commission which led to his being found guilty of irrefutable serious misconduct. The same court later granted Hlophe leave to appeal the decision …

Read More »

Why ‘Farmgate’ threatens Cyril Ramaphosa’s bid to clean up South African politics | Cyril Ramaphosa

It’s been a busy week for Cyril Ramaphosa, the affable President of South Africa. He called on his 60 million compatriots to remember Nelson Mandela’s legacy, spoke at an investment forum in ‘Africa’s richest square mile’ and returned generous tributes to a senior member of the ruling African National Congress. …

Read More »

Agile Scrum Master – Gauteng Johannesburg

As a Scrum Master, you will help your team produce high quality software in an iterative and agile way. You will work closely with the development team to ensure they have everything they need to deliver their product on time and within budget. You will be responsible for ensuring everyone …

Read More »

Suspended Numsa officials head to court for suspensions – SABC News

A group of officials from the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) are preparing to go to the Johannesburg Labor Court on Friday to try to have their suspensions lifted. Around 30 officials say they have been suspended by the union in recent months – in a bid …

Read More »

Java Developer at Michael Page South Africa Limited – Gauteng Johannesburg Region

Our banking client is looking to hire an experienced Java developer with extensive experience in Spring-boot, Java and Oracle, candidates must have experience in mobile + PC applications. Position based in the office in Johannesburg. Customer details Commercial bank providing financial services to various industries. The description Job duties: Analysis …

Read More »

Be careful to buy to rent

Even though rents are steadily rising again, with the prospect of further growth over the next few months, landlords face exorbitant municipal and maintenance costs. Photo: provided BUSINESS Think twice before buying a house to rent, especially if you plan to depend on it for income, experts have warned. Even …

Read More »

Prepaid water system too expensive for Johannesburg tenants

The prepaid water system was not working in their favor as they ended up paying R150-200 for prepaid water tokens per day. Photo: Supplied NEW Tenants at the Xanadu complex in Windsor East, north of Johannesburg, have been left dry after the corporate body reportedly introduced a new water billing …

Read More »

AirLink launches daily return flights Johannesburg-Victoria Falls

HARARE – South Africa’s Airlink is set to launch direct daily return flights between Johannesburg and Victoria Falls from August 15, 2022, the carrier announced on Monday. The private regional airline’s flights will be operated using a modern 98-seat Embraer E-190 airliner which is due to leave Johannesburg at 11.30am …

Read More »

Mass shooting at tavern in Johannesburg, South Africa’s Soweto township kills 15, police say

At around 12:30 p.m. local time on Sunday, a group of men went to a tavern in Johannesburg, South Africa, and shot 23 people, killing at least 15 of them. said the police. According to the South African Police Service press release, 12 people died at the scene. A total …

Read More »

South Africa’s energy crisis has never gone away

South Africa’s national energy company, Eskom, announced last week that it would extend its blackouts, plunging most South Africans into darkness for more than six or even nine hours a day and leaving the economy, already in the grip of a wider crisis unemployment and inflation crisisunder respiratory assistance. Eskom, …

Read More »

‘Political cheating with Tshidi Madia’: Gordhan puts De Ruyter on a pedestal

In an exclusive interview with Tshidi Madia, ANC NEC member Nomvula Mokonyane criticizes the Minister of Public Enterprises for his handling of the country’s energy emergency. Nomvula Mokonyane at Gavin Watson’s memorial service in Roodepoort, west of Johannesburg. Photo: Kayleen Morgan/EWN. JOHANNESBURG – Controversial member of the National Executive Committee …

Read More »

Cosafa 2022: Malawi defender Chirwa loses passport at OR Tambo International Airport

The defender has returned home but is expected to rejoin his teammates once the issue is resolved Malawi defender Gomezgani Chirwa could miss the next Cosafa Cup tournament after losing his passport at OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, South Africa. The Flames touched down on Saturday ahead of the …

Read More »

Developing strategies to accelerate the reduction of maternal mortality in the African Region – Global

Johannesburg – The African Region accounted for 66% of the 303,000 maternal deaths recorded globally in 2017. To address this situation, WHO, in collaboration with UNFPA, UNICEF and partners, is supporting Member States to ensure that all women and girls have access to timely and quality health services, especially during …

Read More »

​Abby Nurock in The Lab Johannesburg – The Lab

The Johannesburg Lab is Mixmag and Budweiser’s weekly live event where we feature top DJs at the iconic rooftop bar place thirteenoverlooking star-studded Johannesburg. On Wednesday, July 6, we are delighted to present Abby Nurock as well as special guests ROZ and Avi Subban. Subscribe to the guest list here. …

Read More »

First quarter employment increased by 42,000 jobs

First quarter employment increased by 42,000 jobs – Stats SA This signals a 0.4% increase from the fourth quarter of last year. FILE: Unemployed builders, tilers and plumbers hold placards looking for jobs on the side of the road in Johannesburg in November 2019. Photo: AFP JOHANNESBURG – Stats SA …

Read More »

#LoveTheRun with Totalsports Women’s Race OR Totalsports Women’s Race: support the locals and wear pink for a good cause

The Totalsports Women’s Run, considered South Africa‘s biggest Women’s Day sports celebration, will take place in three cities (Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban) on National Women’s Day (Tuesday 9 August 2022) and title sponsor Totalsports is delighted to announce that each participant will receive an official event t-shirt which has …

Read More »

Taps in the Eastern Cape of South Africa are going dry

Johannesburg, South Africa — South Africans living in the Eastern Cape are counting down to ‘day zero’ when the taps in the Nelson Mandela Bay area will dry up. Experts say climate change-induced drought has left reservoirs nearly empty, while municipal mismanagement is forcing city officials to scramble to plug …

Read More »

Fourth round Test pursuits are no longer a lackluster affair | locust

In back-to-back home Tests against New Zealand, England chased 277 at Lord’s and 299 at Trent Bridge. Earlier this year, South Africa chased 240 in Johannesburg and 212 in Cape Town to bounce back from 0-1 to win the series against India. So, four times in the past six months, …

Read More »

We have just organized period workshops in schools in Africa

In December 2018, Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100 came to Johannesburg. This gave us thrills, good music and above all major commitments in the fight against extreme poverty. Among these, American actor, director, producer and screenwriter Tyler Perry has pledged to donate $1 million to support 50 young changemakers across …

Read More »

South Africa welcomes Covid vaccine patent waiver

Johannesburg, South Africa: South Africa on Saturday (Sunday in Manila) welcomed a World Trade Organization (WTO) agreement to allow developing countries to start producing their own Covid vaccines after a close battle two years. “We got a deal. It was a hard-fought deal,” said Trade Minister Ebrahim Patel, who along …

Read More »

Stats: England now have top three ODI totals

ENGLAND TOUR OF THE NETHERLANDS, 2022 England now hold the top three spots for the highest ODI set totals ©Getty All the major records England broke against the Netherlands in Amsteleevn today: 498/4 – The highest total in the history of any List A cricket topping 496/4 by Surrey against …

Read More »

Best City for Startups: Joburg vs Cape Town

Data from the latest Global Startup Ecosystem Report 2022 shows what it takes for cities to compete in the race to the top as destinations for startup talent and investment. The results show that Silicon Valley is the world’s leading startup ecosystem, followed by New York and London tied for …

Read More »

fastjet expands flights to Vic Falls

BY METHEMBE SIBANDAFASTJET Zimbabwe has introduced a second daily flight service from Victoria Falls to Johannesburg International Airport, OR in South Africa. In a statement, Fastjet spokesperson Nunurai Ndawana said the new development was designed to provide international tourists arriving in or departing from Johannesburg with additional options. He said …

Read More »

Air Côte d’Ivoire opens a new route to South Africa

Air Côte d’Ivoire will launch a new route between Johannesburg and Abidjan, in Côte d’Ivoire. The Johannesburg-Abidjan route via Kinshasa will be launched on June 29, 2022. The airline will introduce four weekly flights between Johannesburg and Abidjan. Reservations opened on June 1, 2022. The new road also provides easy …

Read More »

Android Backend Developer (M/F) – Gauteng Johannesburg

IT consulting company Andriod – Back-end Developer (M/F) (M) Android Marshmallow (F) F-droid (free and open source software) About: Implement and deploy new features in collaboration with mobile application developers. Implement features such as backing up user data to the cloud, streaming content to client applications, real-time interactions, sending push …

Read More »

Joburg companies try to attract skills with higher wages and “sweeteners”

Anecdotal evidence suggests that some financial services companies in Johannesburg are offering higher wages and adding sweeteners to entice skilled workers back to the city and offset South Africa’s trend of out-migration in recent years. The onset of the Covid pandemic in March 2020 led to an increase in emigration …

Read More »

Discovery Insure launches firefighting service in Joburg

With a fire in Johannesburg every six hours, Discovery Insure has launched its own fire department in Johannesburg Discovery Insure has partnered with Advanced Emergency Management Services (EMS) to launch a private firefighting initiative, called Fire Force. The Discovery Fire Force will be available to customers in most of the …

Read More »

Registration Open for Absa Run Your City Joburg 10K Heritage Day

Runners and walkers enjoying the action on the road. Photo: Chris Hitchcock. Johannesburg’s biggest Heritage Day celebration, the Absa Run Your City Joburg 10K is back and local runners and walkers will be thrilled on Saturday 24th September. Founded in 2016, the Absa Run Your City Joburg 10K is part …

Read More »

Five players who can decide the draw between Mozambique and Rwanda | The new times

Rwanda’s Amavubi will face Mozambique’s Mambas in Johannesburg on Thursday, June 2 in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. The match promises plenty of action, with both teams looking for the perfect start in the qualifiers as they hope to clinch one of the Group L tickets to the …

Read More »

Gold Fields to Acquire Yamana Gold

Transaction Creates a Top Four Global Gold Company with a Diversified Portfolio of High-Quality, Long-Life Assets with Tangible Short- and Long-Term Growth Opportunities Strengthening financial and operational capacity with complementary cash flows and growth profiles The Combined Group will have its headquarters at Johannesburg with operations across South Africa, Ghana, …

Read More »

The Mind-Blowing New Theory That Says This Strange Alien Rock Found In Egypt Came From A Supernova Explosion

New ‘Legal’ Chemistry Indicates Egypt’s Hypatia Stone May Be First Tangible Stone … [+] evidence on Earth of a Type Ia supernova explosion, one of the most energetic events in the universe. Romano Serra Stone found is Egyptian desert formed in supernova explosion outside our solar system according to article …

Read More »

Project Manager – Gauteng Johannesburg Region

Minimum requirements1. Project Management Professional with qualifications: PMI, PRINCE, SACPCMP, ECSA, SACAP or similar or Masters in Project Management2. Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience as a senior project manager3. Demonstrated experience in managing and overseeing multiple projects (over 50 projects) from start to finish.4. Demonstrated ability to capture …

Read More »

Senior IT Business Analyst – Software Technology – Gauteng Johannesburg

Senior IT Business Analyst – Software TechnologyLocation: Sandton, Gauteng Job overview: A software scanning technology company is seeking to appoint a qualified senior IT business analyst. One will be primarily responsible for the general management of an IT team responsible for managing the delivery throughout the ALM (application lifecycle management) …

Read More »

Turffontein clinic on the horizon

To meet one of Johannesburg’s seven municipal priorities of a caring city, the focus must be on the health of residents by providing access to adequate primary health care. Johannesburg City Mayor Mpho Phalatse in his first State of the City Address (SOCA) last month announced the construction of 10 …

Read More »

TAKE A LOOK | Global chain voco has opened its first African hotel, at JHB – and we love it

voco hotel exterior (provided) voco hotel exterior (provided) We spent one night at the Voco, in Rosebank, Johannesburg. It is the first Voco hotel to open in Africa. The hotel occupies six floors of The Bank and provides guests with access to the restaurant, Proud Mary Modern Eatery & Wine …

Read More »

Information Security Manager at Imperial Logistics – Gauteng Johannesburg

Imperial is an African provider of integrated market access and logistics solutions. By focusing on the following key industries – healthcare, consumer, automotive, chemicals, industrial and raw materials – we bring the products of our customers and constituents to some of the most dynamic and challenging markets in the world. …

Read More »

Alien stone discovered in Egypt may be Earth’s first evidence of rare supernova

“Standard candle” (or Type Ia) supernova explosions are among the most energetic events in the universe, occurring when a density white dwarf star subsumes another star. Now scientists believe they have found the first evidence on Earth of such a supernova. The claim comes after a careful study of the …

Read More »

CEO’s Payday R300m, Kaserne Demolition, Lunar Eclipse

Here is your daily news update. Click on the links below for the full story or visit our homepage for the latest news. Daily News, May 16, 2022 Sibanye-Stillwater CEO defends R300m salary Sibanye-Stillwater chief executive (CEO), Neal Froneman, has defended the astonishing R300.3 million he was paid last year …

Read More »

South Africa in a new wave of COVID from omicron releases

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa is experiencing a surge of new COVID-19 cases caused by two omicron subvariants, health experts say. For about three weeks, the country has seen an increase in the number of new cases and somewhat higher hospitalizations, but no increase in severe cases and deaths, said …

Read More »

Fuel shortage affects Air Zimbabwe operations

On Wednesday, Zimbabwean airline Air Zimbabwe issued a statement advising of disruptions to flight schedules due to jet fuel shortages. The measures reflect a regional fuel supply crisis that has caused problems for several flight operations in recent weeks. The airline made no mention of specific services. The only canceled …

Read More »

CSA drops racism charges against Coach Boucher

JOHANNESBURG: Cricket South Africa announced on Tuesday that all charges against head coach Mark Boucher have been dropped, leading to the abandonment of a disciplinary hearing which was due to start on May 16. The 45-year-old former Test porter was facing accusations of racism, brought by the CSA, which could …

Read More »

Legendary goalkeeper Brian Baloyi lands coaching job at LaLiga club academy in Joburg

Brian Baloyi in action during one of the LaLiga Fives Futbol events earlier this year. Photo: Ryan Wilkisky/BackpagePix SPORT Former Bafana Bafana goalkeeper Brian Baloyi has joined the RCD Espanyol Academy in Johannesburg as goalkeeping coach. This follows the launch of the youth development institution in Johannesburg by the LaLiga …

Read More »

More than booksellers | Borneo Online Newsletter

SOWETO, SOUTH AFRICA (AFP) – Behind an unmarked gate on a residential street in the township of Soweto in South Africa, Thami Mazibuko walks down a hallway and up a stairwell, all lined with books. Here at his childhood home, the 36-year-old has turned the upper level into a bookstore …

Read More »

The traveling African entrepreneur on a solar scooter

Tanzanian-born Franck Leya, co-founder and managing director of Honest Travel Experience in South Africa, has had an interesting trip and is now working to get people to experience the continent on solar-powered scooters. BY NAFISA AKABOR I wasn’t a fan of the way tourism was done in the city center …

Read More »

South Africa likely to see new wave of COVID, health minister says

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa has likely entered a new wave of COVID-19 sooner than expected as new infections and hospitalizations have increased rapidly over the past two weeks, the health minister said Friday. from the country. The increase in new cases was dominated by the BA.4 and BA.5 lineages …

Read More »

From pandemic learner to successful student

SOUTH AFRICA For two years, universities in South Africa and around the world have been doing their best to provide students with quality education under the adverse conditions precipitated by the COVID-19 pandemic. At the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), based in Johannesburg, South Africa, we implemented emergency distance teaching …

Read More »

Motion of censure against Vasco Da Gama from the city of Joburg withdrawn

The minority Al Jama-ah party, which had tabled the motion, announced that it was withdrawing out of respect for Da Gama who is in mourning following a family bereavement. Councilor of the Democratic Alliance Vasco da Gama elected new President of the Council of Johannesburg. Photo: Christa Eybers/EWN. JOHANNESBURG – …

Read More »

Mamelodi Sundowns need points to seal league title as rivals slide

Johannesburg (AFP) – Mamelodi Sundowns need a point in a clash between the South African Premiership and Cape Town City in Pretoria on Wednesday to clinch a record fifth consecutive title. The favorable situation for the dominant club in the country happened without them playing in the renowned domestic competition …

Read More »

Connacht have their eye on next season but Friend will demand a response after Champions Cup exit

CONNACHT’s UNITED RUGBY Championship play-off hopes are not yet officially over, but the province already have their sights set on next season as they head into the first of two matches in South Africa, the team Andy Friend taking on the Emirates Lions in Johannesburg today. [KO 3.05pm, RTÉ 2/Free …

Read More »

Bloemfontein is booming with first-time home buyers – outpacing Johannesburg’s residential rebound

Bloemfontein (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images) Nearly 8,700 properties in Bloemfontein were sold in 2021, up 30% from the previous year and representing an eight-year high. That’s a better rebound from the coronavirus-induced crisis than Johannesburg, which grew just 22%. First-time home buyers are driving the property boom in Bloemfontein …

Read More »

How to Measure and Improve Your Digital Maturity for Online Sales Success | The Guardian Nigeria News

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, April 19, 2022 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/ – Is a website really a ‘digital experience’? South African retailers are in a rush to capitalize on the growing number of South African consumers choosing to shop online as digitalization and the disruptive impact of the pandemic change consumer …

Read More »

AFP looking to retain Liebenberg for World Athletics

KARACHI: The Pakistan Athletics Federation (AFP) wants South African coach Terseus Liebenberg to accompany the country’s top javelin thrower, Arshad Nadeem, during the World Championships in Athletics to be held in Oregon, in the United States, July 15-24. “Yes, we want to have his services during the World Championship. We …

Read More »

Air Peace relaunches service from Dubai and introduces Abuja-Johannesburg route

By OLA MODUPE, Lagos – Air Peace has relaunched direct flights from Lagos and Abuja to Dubai at a promotional rate of N325,000 for a return economy class flight. Airline spokesman Stanley Olisa made the announcement in a statement released Thursday in Lagos. He said the airline had introduced a …

Read More »

Innovation and community are at the heart of a new exhibition…

The Waste Not Want Not exhibition at the Shade Gallery in Brixton took two years to prepare. It is presented as “an intersection between artists, young people and peripheral providers who have silently saved our society — the bagerezi”. This intersection comes from the hand of visual artist and owner …

Read More »

Joburg wants to support the new “gold rush” by supporting the city’s infrastructure and development

Executive Mayor of the City of Johannesburg, Dr Mpho Phalatese on April 8, addressing practitioners in the built environment industry, detailed how the city wants to regenerate the city by focusing on infrastructure, facilities and amenities to enable citizens to pursue “the gold proverbial” of a dignified life and sustainable …

Read More »

Shalulile hat-trick moves Mamelodi Sundowns within 10 points of title

Johannesburg (AFP) – Peter Shalulile scored a hat-trick as Mamelodi Sundowns moved within 10 points of a record fifth consecutive South African Premiership title by winning 4-2 at Swallows on Wednesday. The 28-year-old Namibian scored twice in five minutes to give the Pretoria side an early two-goal advantage over their …

Read More »

Man arrested for allegedly assaulting his niece who he was dating

A man was arrested for alleged assault. A Johannesburg man has been arrested after he allegedly assaulted his sister’s daughter, whom he was dating, leaving her blind for more than a week. The incident happened at a center for homeless and abused women while she was visiting someone. The 30-year-old …

Read More »

South African comedians find pandemic balance

Published on: 03/04/2022 – 16:50 It’s a Monday night in Johannesburg, the time when comedy sessions usually take place at Cocktail on Six in the Melville district. The club is divided into two rooms: one for customers to relax and wash away the cares of the day, the other a …

Read More »

Brand Designer Job, Cape Town

Remuneration: negotiable cost for the company Benefits: In the cost package for the company Location: The cap Remote work: Some telecommuting allowed Level of education: Diploma Job level: Senior Type: Permanent Reference: #Chris2211 Company: VGP Recruitment We have an absolutely fabulous opportunity for a Senior Brand Designer in a global …

Read More »

‘A quiet boy of Mot’: Crusaders midfielder David Havili’s journey to 100 games

David Havili’s mind took him straight back to the Johannesburg cauldron in 2017 as he reflected on his previous 99 games for the Crusaders. Like all members of the team that beat the Lions in the 2017 Super Rugby Final, triumphing in front of 62,000 fans in an electric atmosphere …

Read More »

Nations Cup surprise team Gambia edge ahead of Chad in 2023 qualifiers

Johannesburg (AFP) – Gambia, the underdog who have taken Africa by storm this year by reaching the quarter-finals of the Nations Cup, edged Chad 1-0 on Wednesday in their first leg to the final of 2023. The Scorpions left it late in Yaoundé with UAE-based striker Steve Trawally scoring in …

Read More »

What’s in City Press: ANC blocks Cyril probe…again | Outrage as university appoints council president as vice-chancellor

What’s in City Press The ANC blocks the Cyril probe… again The ANC told Ombudsperson Busisiwe Mkhwebane in no uncertain terms that she had no jurisdiction to investigate leaked comments by President Cyril Ramaphosa that public funds were being used to fund internal ANC election campaigns. Mlambo-Ngcuka reluctant to join …

Read More »

SAP to reimburse South Africa at least $17 million for ‘invalid’ deals – court

SAP logoPhoto: via Flickr JOHANNESBURG, March 16 (Reuters) – Germany-based software company SAP SAPG.DE will reimburse at least 263 million rand ($17.5 million) to South Africa‘s water and sanitation department for license and support agreements declared invalid, by court order. Investigators have been probing SAP’s work for the department for …

Read More »

UJ snatch thrilling Johannesburg derby against rivals Wits

The University of Johannesburg scored a try in the final 10 minutes to seal a thrilling 29-24 win over rivals Wits in a Varsity Cup derby at UJ Stadium on Monday night. With the win, UJ continues their incredible comeback to form this season under new head coach Jonathan Mokoena, …

Read More »

KZN authorities are investigating the cause of the fatal accident at the Berea intersection

KZN authorities are investigating the cause of the fatal accident at the Berea intersection It is understood four cars collided on Berea Road and Cleaver Road in Durban in the early hours of Sunday morning. Photo: @SAPoliceService/Twitter JOHANNESBURG – Authorities in KwaZulu-Natal are investigating the cause of a fatal crash …

Read More »

South African hip-hop star, Dj ‘Dimples’ Dimplez, buried in Johannesburg

Reports reaching Kossyderrickent indicate that South African hip-hop star, Boitumelo Athiel Mooi, better known as Dj ‘Dimples’ Dimplez, was buried in a private cemetery in Johannesburg on Friday March 11, 2022. (Read more here). According to reports, Dj Dimplez died on March 6, 2022, following a cerebral hemorrhage. He was …

Read More »

South Africa, the most unequal country in the world – report

Members of the anti-foreigner movement called “Operation Dudula” gather outside a supermarket where foreigners were allegedly employed during a xenophobic rally in Orange Grove in Johannesburg on February 13, 2022. AFP JOHANNESBURG — South Africa is the most unequal country in the world, with race playing a huge role in …

Read More »

JRA speeds up service delivery in Senoane after torrential rains

Stormwater infrastructure is being extended in Senaone, Soweto to channel large volumes of water during intermittent rains. The Johannesburg Road Agency (JRA), a city-owned entity responsible for road infrastructure, is spearheading the project, which started on Tuesday, March 8. The entity is replacing the old stormwater system, which is outdated, …

Read More »