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2021 ELECTIONS: CAPE TOWN WARD 18: Ground Level Report: Where the stench of sewage could lead to victory for a Khayelitsha independent candidate

For some Khayelitsha residents in Ward 18, the upcoming local elections represent a chance to elect an independent candidate whom they can hold accountable instead of being let down by party loyalty and deployment.

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Investor group to pressure utilities on net zero emissions deadline

By Jessica DiNapoli NEW YORK, Oct 19 (Reuters) – A coalition of investors with more than $60 trillion in assets…

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Wall Street ends higher as investors bet on positive earnings season - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.

US stock indexes closed higher on Tuesday with the biggest boosts from the technology and healthcare sectors as investors appeared to bet on solid quarterly reports even as some worried that it was too early to celebrate.

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From rags to riches in Shenzhen, China’s Silicon Valley

Few places capture China’s embrace of free markets, and the Communist Party’s new uneasiness, quite like Shenzhen

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Era of 'distant and unconcerned' ward councillors has ended: Ramaphosa

ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa has promised that the nearly 10,000 ANC local government election candidates will not rest until they “end corruption, fraud and patronage, no matter what form it takes and no matter who is involved”.

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Their problems are your problems, Motlanthe tells ANC municipal election candidates | News24

The ANC has moved to appease voters ahead of the municipal elections by making its candidates sign a service delivery pledge.

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Trou sal hulle trou – vloede of nie | Netwerk24

Nie eens die erge oorstromings in die deelstaat Kerela in Indië kon ’n paartjie laat afsien van hul troue nie.

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Sowetan’s Loerie-nominated #KnowYourPlace inspires future changemakers

It’s a big week for the Sowetan newspaper as the much-anticipated Loeries week kicks off in Cape Town. Why? The newspaper and its agencies have been nominated for two, wait for it, film awards.

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Children can choose to vaccinate or not, 'but should chat to an adult first'

“It is recommended that parents have open discussions with children about the benefits of Covid-19 vaccine to make an informed health choice, and possibly accompany them when they present themselves at vaccination sites.”

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Magashule files notice to have corruption charges dropped - The Mail & Guardian

Counsel for the suspended ANC secretary general tells court the former Free State premier falls outside category of who can be charged for corrupt activities