STATEMENT BY OUTGOING BRITISH HIGH COMMISSIONER TO ZAMBIA

August 28, 2019 News Room SA 0

STATEMENT BY OUTGOING BRITISH HIGH COMMISSIONER, MR FERGUS COCHRANE- DYET OBE, 27 AUGUST 2019, BRITISH RESIDENCE LUSAKA At the end of my tenure as British […]

British envoy to Zambia blasts govt over graft in leaving speech

August 28, 2019 News Room SA 0

Lusaka – “Why is it that 60% of Zambians live in poverty, the same proportion as when I first moved to Lusaka 15 years ago?” […]

MTN batteries worth R1-million recovered in Pretoria

August 5, 2019 News Room SA 0

MTN batteries valued at almost R1-million have been recovered from a house in Pretoria. Police and security personnel helped in the recovery after a shootout […]

Walmart has no plans to stop selling guns

August 5, 2019 News Room SA 0

Despite two deadly shootings at its stores in less than a week, American retail giant Walmart has no plans to stop selling guns and ammunition, […]

Sanctions-hit Iran to cut zeros and rename plunging currency

August 1, 2019 News Room SA 0

The government in sanctions-hit Iran on Wednesday approved a plan to remove zeros from the rial and rename the currency – something its people have […]

Three SARS executives suspended

August 1, 2019 News Room SA 0

The South African Revenue Service has suspended three key executives. Hlengani Mathebula, Teboho Mokoena, and Luther Lebelo have been placed on precautionary suspension pending the […]

NGOs disappointed with decision not to probe apartheid banks

August 1, 2019 News Room SA 0

Two NGO’s say they are disappointed with a decision not to investigate banks for allegedly supporting the apartheid government. The Center for Applied Legal Studies […]

‘I feel like a failure’: South Africans desperate amid spiralling unemployment

August 1, 2019 News Room SA 0

South Africans on Wednesday painted a bleak picture of how they are struggling to find employment amid tough economic conditions. They were speaking to Radio 702 in […]

Huawei’s revenue surges 23%

July 31, 2019 News Room SA 0

Huawei’s sales unexpectedly boomed in the first half of the year, company figures showed on Tuesday, as US sanctions showed few signs of slowing the […]

SA resumes beef exports to China after foot and mouth outbreak

July 31, 2019 News Room SA 0

South Africa has resumed beef exports to China after an outbreak of the highly contagious foot and mouth disease (FMD) in January halted trade, officials said on Tuesday. The ban on […]