Electoral reform: Time to dust off the Van…

A woman casts her vote for the general elections during the 2019 general elections. In 2003, the Cabinet appointed a task team for electoral reform, but its report gathered dust.Its proposal does not make express…

Man sentenced to 50 years in prison for…

A man has been sentenced for a string of crimes. Phomolo Ngo's crime spree started in 2013 and ended when he was arrested in 2018.He was found guilty of several charges, including rape, kidnapping and…

Covid-19 overshadows Parliament budget debate | News24

Tito Mboweni, the Minister of Finance. Waldo Swiegers/Getty Images Covid-19 overshadows the National Assembly's debate on the 2020 Appropriations Bill.DA says the coronavirus lockdown has left many South Africans with no income.The bill will be sent to…

Parents do not have to sign indemnity forms…

Western Cape Education MEC Debbie Schafer. Children may not be refused entry to school if they do not sign indemnity forms, Education MEC Debbie Schäfer says.Indemnity forms do not remove legal responsibility from the department.A detailed protocol…

Lesotho, SA mull free movement of citizens during…

Lesotho Prime Minister Moeketsi Majoro with SA President Cyril Ramaphosa. President Cyril Ramaphosa says freer movement of people between South Africa and Lesotho is feasible.Ramaphosa and Lesotho’s newly-appointed prime minister Moeketsi Majoro have agreed to…