The Democratic Alliance says it will on Monday submit an application in terms of section 18 (1) of the Promotion of Access to Information Act (PAIA) to obtain the tender contract details of the acquisition of the Afro4000 diesel locomotives from the Spanish company Vossloh Espana.
The stand-out meeting of the past week was the Premiers Co-ordinating Forum (PCF), a statutory quarterly get-together of the Provinces Mayors and the Western Cape cabinet, at which we discuss issues that require intergovernmental co-operation.
DJ Sbus ex-fiance Disebo Makatsa has for the first time spoken out about her break up with the popular radio presenter and denied allegations that she cheated on him with a multi-millionaire businessman.
Hong Kong venture capital firm and entrepreneurial hub Nest recently signed a partnership agreement with the Nairobi Garage and Cape Town Garage to connect three major hubs spanning across Africa and Asia.
It has been farmed for over 6000 years, it was used by Queen Victoria, George Washington, Joan of Arc, Ramesses II and possibly Shakespeare - yet how much do we really know about the history of dagga?.
The following article is by David van Dijk who is part of the team behind African Business Angels Network (ABAN), a pan-African association that seeks to promote a culture of Angel investing across Africa.
There's no doubt that corruption is a massive problem in South Africa. According to the 2014 Transparency International Corruption Index, the country ranks 67th below the likes of Dominica, Lithuania, and Latvia.
Cape Town recently hosted its very first Maker Faire Cape Town. Calling those involved makers, the event saw some 4 000 attendants and over 40 different exhibitors over the weekend, which is a good number for Cape Town.
Leaders of the Philippines' dominant Catholic church have called on individuals and politicians to actively oppose same-sex marriage, after new efforts by activists to have same-sex unions legalised in the conservative nation.