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2017-09-24 World's Largest Contemporary African Art Museum Opens
[East African] Contemporary African art has a new home at the southernmost tip of the continent. The Zeitz Museum of Modern Contemporary African Art, also known as the Zeitz MOCAA, opened it's doors in Cape Town, South Africa on September 15.

2017-09-24 The Ruling ANC Faces Dreadful Choices as Voters Grow More Sceptical
[The Conversation Africa] South Africa's governing African National Congress is caught between the mythological monsters Scylla and Charybdis as it heads towards its crucial 54th national elective conference in December. In choosing its new leader the party's factions could push its leadership succession battle to a finale that produces a credible winner and leads to the party's purported self-correction. But the process could just as easily split the party further and damage its already dented 2019 electoral prospects.

2017-09-24 Judge Mogoeng Mogoeng Voted South African of the Year
[News24Wire] Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has been named as the 2017 South African of the Year, according to a poll hosted by News24, in conjunction with the National Braai Day initiative as part of Heritage Day celebrations.

2017-09-25 Banyana Banyana Are the 2017 Cosafa Cup Champions
[SAFA] 24 September 2017 - Banyana Banyana have been crowned champs of the 2017 COSAFA Women's Championship after defeating Zimbabwe on Sunday, 24 September 2017 at Barbourfields Stadium in Bulawayo.

2017-09-25 Carnage On the Roads Over Heritage Weekend - Death Toll Over 40
[News24Wire] Search and rescue operations were underway in Maphumulo, KwaZulu-Natal on Sunday afternoon after a minivan drove into a river, trapping seven people inside.

2017-09-25 SABC Investigating 'Demeaning' Mistakes About Dlamini-Zuma
[News24Wire] The SABC has apologised for "demeaning" mistakes made in its news bulletins during its reportage on Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, it said in a statement on Sunday.

2017-09-25 King Shaka One of History's Greatest Military Strategists, Says Buthelezi
[News24Wire] King Shaka kaSenzangakhona remains one of history's greatest military strategists, Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi said at a Shaka Day commemoration held in honour of the Zulu king on Sunday.

2017-09-25 Deputy President Arrives in London for Rugby World Cup Bid
[] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa arrived in London on Monday for the presentation of South Africa's bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup.

2017-09-25 Five Nabbed for Drugs, Firearms Possession
[] The Hawks have arrested five suspects who are part of an organised syndicate for dealing in drugs and possession of illegal firearms.

2017-09-25 SAFA President Congratulates Banyana Banyana
[SAFA] 24 September 2017 - SAFA President, Dr Danny Jordaan has congratulated Sasol Banyana Banyana for winning the COSAFA Women's Championship after beating Zimbabwe 2-1 in the final at Barbourfields Stadium in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe on Sunday, 24 September.

2017-09-25 Heritage Day Brings Carnival Spectacular
[] Over 25 000 people, draped in the brightest of colours, gathered in Tshwane to take part in this year's Gauteng Social Cohesion Carnival.

2017-09-25 Govt Works On Improving Investment Climate
[] President Jacob Zuma has assured South Africans that work is being done every day to improve the investment climate in the country, in an effort to attract local and foreign investments which will help people get jobs.

2017-09-25 President Zuma to Attend Angola's Inauguration
[] President Jacob Zuma willl travel to Luanda, Angola to attend the inauguration ceremony of the President-elect Jo├úo Manuel Gon├žalves Louren├žo, the presidency said on Saturday.

2017-09-25 Annual Thusong Service Centre Week Concludes
[] Government on Friday concluded this year's annual Thusong Service Centre week.

2017-09-25 Free Entry At Freedom Park This Heritage Day
[] In line with this year's theme "The Year of OR Tambo, Celebrating our Liberation Heritage" entrance to Freedom Park is free of charge this Heritage Day.

2017-09-25 Will Public Health Choke If SA Can Legally Toke?
[Bhekisisa] The country may soon begin growing medical marijuana but it will have to meet national guidelines to crack the legal market.

2017-09-25 Jarana's Appointment As SAA CEO Confirmed
[CAJ News] Johannesburg -VUYANI Jarana will assume his duties as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the troubled South African Airways (SAA) in November. The decision follows the conclusion of negotiations with his current employer, Vodacom. He has been Chief Officer of Vodacom Business since September 2012. "We are pleased to announce that the start date of our new CEO, Mr Vuyani Jarana has been determined as 1 November 2017," SAA spokesperson, Tlali Tlali, said on Friday. Jarana is appointed on a five-year contract SAA expects

2017-09-25 SAP Gives Update On Probe Into Business
[CAJ News] Johannesburg -SAP, the global software company, will provide an update on investigations into alleged impropriety by its South African entity, in October. The company is accused of paying kickbacks to a company linked to the influential Gupta family to secure tenders with state-owned companies. SAP initiated an investigation spearheaded by international law firm Baker McKenzie on July 12. Simultaneously, SAP placed four senior executives on administrative leave pending the finalization of the investigation.

2017-09-25 Zesa to Pay Eskom 'Substantial' Sum - Mangudya
[The Herald] Zesa Holdings will pay South African power utility, Eskom, a substantial amount of money to reduce its debt and avoid being switched off, Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) Governor Dr John Mangudya has said.

2017-09-25 Nation's Housing Challenge Seen Through the Durban Lens
[The Conversation Africa] As with all of South Africa's larger urban areas, rapid urbanisation has continued to place pressure on the eThekwini Metro. Centred around the city of Durban, on the country's east coast, South Africa's third largest city by population has reported that the number of households living in informal dwellings in the city has remained stubbornly high at 317,613.

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