Ramaphosa hails SA citizen Elon Musk for SpaceX flight: ‘He has made us proud’

President Cyril Ramaphosa has congratulated Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) founder Elon Musk for Saturday’s historic space flight, which was the first ever by a commercial company. The SpaceX flight has … Read More

Lighthearted Dlamini-Zuma wants to ‘talk’ to Max Hurrell over ‘ZOL’ track

Despite being caught up in the cigarette sale ban controversy just days ago, Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has found a way to lighten the mood. … Read More

Celebrities involved in lockdown book reading club only, not digital school – Govt

The Department of Basic Education has sought to clarify the use of celebrities in an online initiative aimed at supporting learners during the ongoing lockdown period. In a statement on … Read More

Mthethwa’s spokesperson Masechaba Ndlovu apologises for COVID-19 ‘death toll’ error

Masechaba Ndlovu, the spokesperson of Sports, Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa, has apologised after mistakenly tweeting about a non-existent coronavirus death toll in South Africa. Ndlovu was reporting on … Read More

Somizi ‘shocked’ at pricey coronavirus test, calls for free tests on mobile clinics

Mega entertainer Somizi Mhlongo has expressed shock at the cost of testing for coronavirus (COVID-19) at a private hospital he visited in Johannesburg on Monday. In a video on Instagram, … Read More