Benz ideas challenge- a calling to students and professionals

Benz ideas challenge- a calling to students and professionals

The Mercedes-Benz South Africa Ideas Challenge will target interested students and professionals to pitch their innovative ideas around a set of challenges, tailor-made to advance manufacturing as well as relevant industry topics, as identified by Mercedes-Benz South Africa. The challenge spans various focus areas – ranging from big data and machine learning for manufacturing, the […]

US star Forest Whitaker plays Desmond Tutu in the film The Forgiven

US star Forest Whitaker plays Desmond Tutu in the film The Forgiven

Based on Michael Ashton’s play, The Archbishop and the Antichrist (the playwright collaborated on the screenplay with Joffé), The Forgiven is a fictionalised account of Archbishop Desmond Tutu’s efforts as the head of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission to confront the atrocities of apartheid in an attempt to heal and unite South Africa. Explaining the reasoning […]

Downs, Chiefs under pressure as MTN8 semis hots-up

Downs, Chiefs under pressure as MTN8 semis hots-up

Sundowns are currently on a four-game winless streak in all competitions, having recently been eliminated from CAF Champs League campaign and suffering a loss to Cape Town City in the first leg of the MTN8 semi-finals. Speaking to the media ahead of a crucial second leg MTN8 semi-final, Mosimane explained that he has experienced pressure […]

Scrapping of e-tolls who will pay R67bn?

Scrapping of e-tolls who will pay R67bn?

Transport Minister Blade Nzimande said “extensive discussions” are under way about e-tolls in the province‚ but added that a decision to scrap them had not been made. “I want to be honest with you‚ we understand the public sentiment… but at the same time we have got another problem that many people do not want […]

Benz unveil A-Class to SA market

Benz unveil A-Class to SA market

The new A-Class is the first Mercedes- Benz passenger car to feature the automaker’s intelligent multimedia system MBUX (Mercedes-Benz User Experience). Johannes Fritz, co-CEO of Mercedes-Benz South Africa (MBSA), said:”The expansion and rejuvenation of the compact car range are key factors behind the sustained market success that Mercedes-Benz enjoys. The brand has also become noticeably […]

Guptas threatened to ‘kill’ me- says Jonas

Guptas threatened to ‘kill’ me- says Jonas

“At the end of the meeting, Mr Gupta repeated that they had information on me, and if I suggested that the meeting had occurred, they would kill me,” Jonas testified on Friday. He did not specify to which Gupta brother he was referring. He also told the commission that the Hawks wanted to “kill” the […]

TUT- Shoshanguve restless following the death of a student

TUT- Shoshanguve restless following the death of a student

The man was shot dead during the Student Representative Council (SRC) elections at the Soshanguve campus on Thursday evening. IPID spokesperson Moses Dlamini said, according to the police, they were called to the scene after a presiding officer was allegedly held hostage and assaulted by students. The incident happened amid allegations of vote rigging just […]

A call to support children living with cancer

A call to support children living with cancer

Whether you are a serious runner, parents with children, moms pushing prams or just want to walk the route with your dog, it is a fun run event for everyone, with the option of doing a 5km or 7.8km route. Participants will also be able to indulge in a luxury breakfast after the run – […]

Nedbank backs the glamorous Polo

Nedbank backs the glamorous Polo

The South African Polo Association is immensely honoured and proud to have Nedbank as the title sponsor. As the premium brand sponsor, this new partnership is set to create an enviable event that will elevate South Africa’s social and sporting calendar. The Nedbank International Polo brings many firsts to the polo fraternity. This will be […]

Maritime a way to go -says young owners of Linsen Nambi

Maritime a way to go -says young owners of Linsen Nambi

The 33-year-old owners of Linsen Nambi, the company they started in 2012, made maritime history as youth owners when they bought Grindrod’s Unicorn Bunker Services. With their female empowerment partners, Women in Oil and Energy, they became the role model for the Government’s initiative to unlock transformation in the maritime – and liquid fuels – […]