Daily Archives: July 9, 2013

President Zuma makes changes to Cabinet

Twenty years of democracy have changed the face of our country, and the last five years have pushed that change forward.

The achievements are due to the hard work of many of our Ministers, Premiers, …

Ban condemns killings at Cairo protest site

Cairo: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has condemned the reported killing of dozens of people at a mass protest site in Egypt, urging all sides to act with maximum restraint and solve their differences through peaceful …

Ban calls for cease-fire in Syria during Ramadan

United States: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Monday urged all parties in Syria to stop fighting and offer one-month peace to the war-torn country during Ramadan, the holiest month in the Muslim calendar.

In an …

Police net three rhino poachers

Pretoria: Police in Limpopo have arrested three suspected rhino poachers believed to have been on their way to shoot and dehorn rhinos in Phalaborwa.

The trio was arrested on Sunday in Hoedspruit after police received …

Gigaba notes delay in Medupi’s first power delivery

Pretoria: Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba while taking note of Medupi’s delay in delivering first power in December 2013, has tasked Eskom to work tirelessly, to ensure the country’s security of electricity supply is not …