The beleaguered chief of engineering at Prasa is a wanted man. Dead or Alive!

The beleaguered chief of engineering at Prasa is a wanted man. Dead or Alive!

Mtimkulu, who was in charge of a controversial R3.5 billion locomotive deal, has been under fire after it surfaced he was not suitably qualified. According to Prasa spokesperson and chief strategist Sipho Sithole, a case of fraud was opened against Mtimkulu on July 18 at the Hillbrow police station. Mtimkulu’s qualifications have been the talking […]

Fit Pres Zuma attends ANC Lekgotla!

Fit Pres Zuma attends ANC Lekgotla!

The two-day meeting will discuss the successes and failures of the ANC administration over the past five years. It is preceded by a normal sitting of the National Executive Committee meeting which looked at preparations for elections and the progress made in the launching of provincial manifestoes. The Lekgotla of the ANC comes just months […]

Durban welcomes back Loeries!

Durban welcomes back Loeries!

Loeries Creative Week will also take place a month earlier between August 10 and 16 2015. CEO Andrew Human says a number of factors swayed the decision in Durban’s favour: “Durban can be reached fairly easily by plane or car from Cape Town and Johannesburg which makes it affordable and convenient for the majority of participants. […]

FIFA’s second in charge tender his resignation!

FIFA’s second in charge tender his resignation!

According to Valcke, whoever becomes the new FIFA president should have a new secretary general because it’s the most important relationship. The Frenchman’s resignation follows that of his former boss Sepp Blatter, who months after being re-elected to serve a fifth, four-year term, will see his successor elected on 26 February 2016. FIFA has been […]

Queen Vic Hotel shows who’s real King!

Queen Vic Hotel shows who’s real King!

This annual list represents a ranking of the world’s best reviewed hotels as determined by direct customer feedback on Expedia.comR. The 2015 class of Insiders’ Select hotels is based upon more than two million customer Verified Reviews; this means that ExpediaR confirmed the traveler’s booking on Expedia.com in order to review the property. The winning […]

Amateki will burn at the RedSquare Dance finale!

Amateki will burn at the RedSquare Dance finale!

Now the battle-lines are drawn, as the grand finale goes down this Saturday in Pretoria at Marafco Lounge. At the launch this year, the organisers invited groups or individuals -of all races countrywide- who would dazzle the judges and audience alike,  as they poured their hearts –out to win the ultimate and a whooping R50 […]

Soweto Schools are becoming techno-savvy!

Soweto Schools are becoming techno-savvy!

The school has been turned into paperless classroom, a pilot project launched at seven shools in Tembisa, Duduza, Phomolong and Ivory Park, costing billions. “No more will children get inferior education because they are poor. If you want to see a chalkboard, go to another province,” says Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi. The new technology […]

Its raining troubles at Prasa!

Its raining troubles at Prasa!

Montana resigned from Prasa in June and was serving a six-month notice period. This follows a report earlier this month by Afrikaans weekly Rapport, that South African railway officials imported brand new locomotives from Europe worth hundreds of millions of rand, despite explicit warnings that the trains were not suited for local rail lines. A […]