Protest at school after two educators dismissed for awarding fraudulent marks

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). About 50 people picketed outside the John Ramsey High School in Cape Town on Wednesday demanding the reinstatement of...

Why is the ANC Government silent as taps run dry?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The following speech will be delivered in Parliament’s Debate on South Africa’s deepening water crisis today Speaker, On 17 October this...

Government should learn from DA-led Cape Town to avoid a nationwide Day Zero

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Note to Editors: The following speech will be delivered in Parliament’s Debate on South Africa’s deepening water crisis today...

Open manhole is an accident waiting to happen

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Sinethemba Makile, standing next to the open drain, said, “The boys call it a swimming pool … They make...

DIRCO CFO once again evades Committee in favour of undisclosed overseas junket

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The seeming deliberate actions of Mr. Caiphus Ramashau, the CFO of the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO),...

Government cost-cutting should begin with the National Empowerment Fund’s R6 million CEO

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Democratic Alliance (DA) can reveal that once again, National Empowerment Fund (NEF) CEO, Philisiwe Mthethwa is most likely...

Makhanda High Court orders MEC to improve sanitation in school

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Makhanda High Court ordered the Eastern Cape Department of Education to repair and replace toilets at Nombulelo Secondary...

Rethinking water usage and stormwater management

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). South Africa has always been a water-scarce country, but recent events have focused the minds of all citizens to...

DA to establish Parliamentary task team to save Nelson Mandela Bay from collapse

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality is on the verge of collapse. The City has been brought to its knees by...

Community volunteers try to keep Gugulethu safe

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Bongani Qotole, Vuyisile Vena and Vuyo Ngxukuma, members of the Asijiki Neighbourhood Watch in Guguletu, hold Ngxukuma’s reflective jacket...

New publication brings stories of rural South Africa to public attention

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Port St John’s advice office, a grantee of Social Change Assistance Trust, serves about 130 rural villages. It...

5 of Africa’s hottest mining projects

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Africa’s top mining projectsTendao gold project – Democratic Republic of CongoNortheast DRC is a region rich in gold, with...

SA streets a carnival as unity triumphs over ethnic divisions

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). by AKANI CHAUKEActing News EditorJOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – SOUTH African streets have in recent years been war zones as...

COMMODITIES: Prospects bleak for South Africa’s manufacturing sector

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE outlook of South Africa’s manufacturing production is subdued owing to the...

“Even the rats don’t feel safe in this school”

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Arcadia Secondary School in Port Elizabeth is crumbling. Photo: Mkhuseli Sizani Learners and teachers at Arcadia Secondary School in Port...

Patel’s spokesman dodges questions on Lottery

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). We have made numerous attempts to ask Minister Ebrahim Patel what he is doing about dodgy Lottery deals, to...

MTN, Huawei launch C-band 5G trial

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). from MTHULISI SIBANDA in Cape TownCAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) – MTN has taken a giant step in its network evolution plan towards fifth-generation cellular...

Government gave Eskom R23bn-blank cheque

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). National Treasury gave Eskom R23-billion in equity from the 2019/20 budget without any conditions or requirements to clean up...

Unemployed nurses demand vacant hospital posts be filled

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Over 200 unemployed nurses marched to the Department of Health head office in Pietermaritzburg on Monday under the banner...

DA tribute to the Springboks

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The following speech was delivered by the Chief Whip of the Official Opposition, Natasha Mazzone MP, during Parliament’s Tribute to...

Clinic in Uitenhage shut down by protesters

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Ntombizodwa Baartman (left) and Nocawa Nomzaza say at Silvertown Clinic they get cards with their appointment dates, but when...

Help the DA in the fight against gender-based violence

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The following remarks were made today by DA Parliamentary Leader John Steenhuisen MP in Ward 82, Tafelsig, Cape Town.  My fellow...

Uber owner claims extortion by taxi drivers – in the police station

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Uber drivers accuse minibus taxis of extorting money from them. (This is a generic photo of a taxi.) Photo:...

DA calls on Deputy President Mabuza to intervene in Cabinet evading NCOP

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Finance Minister, Tito Mboweni, has today at the last minute postponed an Oral Questions Session in the National Council...