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Reflecting on 30 years of democracy at the 6th Human Rights Festival

If diamonds are forever as they say, then for us, the memories of the many brave South Africans who have sacrificed their own lives...

SA gears up to celebrate 30 years of democracy while aiming to attract investments

By Thoko Modise, Acting Chief Marketing Officer and Head of Communications, Brand South Africa     This week’s announcement of May 29th as the date of the...

STATEMENT BY PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA ON PROGRESS IN THE NATIONAL EFFORT TO CONTAIN THE...

  My fellow South Africans, This evening, I would like to talk to you about four...

Elections 2019: Are you ready to make your mark?

South African citizens are gearing up to head out to the voting polls today 8 May 2019, to cast their vote in the 6th...

Brand South Africa encourages citizens to exercise their constitutional right and make their X...

Brand South Africa’s “Solve Your Why’s with an X” campaign launched in April to encourage citizens on the importance of exercising their constitutional rights...

Home Affairs, South Africa readies for voter registration

While South Africans await confirmation of the date for the 2016 local election, the Department of Home Affairs has urged citizens to make sure they have the correct identity documentation needed to vote, as well as to remember to register in their wards this weekend.

Service delivery innovators awarded

Innovations in the delivery of services, healthcare, education, nutrition and voting rights to South Africans were recognised at the 12th annual Public Sector Innovation Awards, held in Kempton Park, Gauteng, on Friday.

Service delivery innovators awarded

Innovations in the delivery of services, healthcare, education, nutrition and voting rights to South Africans were recognised at the 12th annual Public Sector Innovation Awards, held in Kempton Park, Gauteng, on Friday.

South Africa is not corrupt, says Public Protector Thuli Madonsela

Like other countries worldwide, South Africa has a problem of corruption. But the Public Protector’s office, together with other crime-fighting institutions, is hell-bent on fighting the scourge and malfeasance in the country.

Final election results at 6pm on Saturday

The Independent Electoral Commission will announce the final results of South Africa's general elections at 6pm on Saturday. With just over 18-million votes counted by 3.30pm on Friday, voter turnout in Wednesday's election stood at 73.4%.