Several ministers in hot soup as President Ramaphosa vows to fire them through cabinet reshuffle

President Cyril Ramaphosa signalled a major shakeup of the national executive, expected within days, in his remarks to the ANC National Working Committee (NWC), insiders say. Ministers in the security and economic clusters are not […]

‘Covid-19 fourth wave to hit South Africa in 60 days time’ Health experts 

As government scrambles to step up its vaccination drive, a COVID-19 fourth wave could be on its way. Only three million South Africans are fully vaccinated. The Western Cape has not even reached the peak […]

Closure of post offices to affect distribution of social grants – DA warns

The DA has warned that the closure of 130 post offices in the country will have a negative impact on the distribution of social grants. The warning came after the party welcomed President Cyril Ramaphosa’s […]

Reshuffle calls grow as ‘trust in Ramaphosa’s Cabinet at an all-time low’

Calls for a Cabinet reshuffle are gaining momentum, with the Democratic Alliance (DA) criticising President Cyril Ramphosa for failing to “reassure the nation”. The calls come in light of the recent violent protests and looting […]

Presidency says the four suspects arrested in connection with unrest are ‘key players’

The four suspects who have been apprehended in connection with the recent unrest are the key players in instigating violence in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng, says acting minister in the presidency Khumbudzo Ntshavheni. Ntshavheni was briefing […]