Africa already affected by climate change

African countries are already experiencing some of the worst effects of climate change, says Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa. “We must anticipate that these impacts will worsen over time, unless global greenhouse gas emissions are drastically reduced, with developed countries taking the lead,” Minister Molewa said. She is currently attending the 21st Conference of the Parties…..

Read More

Posted in:

Major progress in technology to fight HIV

As the world commemorates World Aids Day on 1 December, researchers at the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) have made progress in developing a biomanufacturing process for HIV antibodies. Using a species of the tobacco plant, CSIR researchers, in collaboration with South Africa’s National Institute of Communicable Diseases and Mapp Biopharmaceutical, have successfully produced…..

Communications Minister to appeal SABC court ruling

  Communications Minister Faith Muthambi plans to appeal a ruling regarding the appointment of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) Chief Operating Officer, Hlaudi Motsoeneng. The Western Cape High Court recently ruled that the appointment of Motsoeneng was unlawful. “The Ministry intends to appeal the ruling by the Western Cape High Court as we are of…..

Read More

Posted in:

Limpopo matric learners to rewrite leaked exams

Grade 12 learners from the Vhembe District in Limpopo will have to rewrite two National Senior Certificate exams after it was discovered that the papers were leaked. The final matric examination period across the country ended on Friday, 27 November with the writing of Visual Arts and Music Paper 2 Comprehension. “Learners in Vhembe District are…..

World Aids Day, know your status: Ramaphosa

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged South Africans to continue to test for HIV in order to achieve an Aids-free generation. South Africa will on 1 December join the rest of the world in marking World Aids Day. “We need to spread the word about prevention and encouraging all sexually-active South Africans to use condoms. We…..

RadioDUT Cinematic: The Little Prince

SYNOPSIS: Rediscover one of the most beloved stories of all time. From Mark Osborne, Academy Award® nominated director of Kung Fu Panda, comes the first-ever animated feature film adaptation of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s iconic masterpiece, The Little Prince. At the heart of it all is The Little Girl (Mackenzie Foy), who’s being prepared by her mother…..

No Change In Phiyega Probe Terms Of Reference

President Jacob Zuma has not amended the terms of reference of the Board of Inquiry into the allegations of misconduct by the suspended National Commissioner of the South African Police Service Gen Riah Phiyega, says the Presidency. This follows investigations from media houses on whether the terms of reference had been amended to include new matters…..

Read More

Posted in:

President Zuma: Peace crucial to Africa’s development

President Jacob Zuma says without peace and stability, it will be difficult to achieve development and prosperity. Speaking in Durban at the ACCORD 20 15 Africa Peace Award on Saturday, President Zuma said the pursuit of peace is paramount for the realization of Africa’s developmental goals. ACCORD is a South African-based organisation involved in Conflict Resolution,…..

Read More

Posted in:

*HOT* JuiceBack Remix by Nasty_C x Cassper Nyovest & Davido

#TrackOfTheDay by Nasty_C ft CassperNyovest and Davido About Nasty C: Nasty C (real name David Junior Ngcobo) is a rapper, producer and song writer from Durban (South Africa). He’s fast gaining waves of interest in his local music industry with his fresh sound which is setting him apart from his peers.The eighteen year-old cool kid started…..

#SAVEWATER campaign launched in Gauteng

By: Lungelo Ngcamu The Gauteng Provincial Government has officially launched the #SAVEWATER campaign which marks the beginning of a new era in water preservation in the province, according to Cooperative Governance, Traditional Affairs and Human Settlements MEC Jacob Mamabolo. The campaign to be rolled out throughout the province, will be driven mainly by councillors and government…..

Read More

Posted in: