Day: October 3, 2017

SA’s Top Athletes shortlisted for IAAF Athlete of the Year awards
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SA’s Top Athletes shortlisted for IAAF Athlete of the Year awards

South Africa’s ‘Golden-Girl’ Caster Semenya has been nominated for the 2017 World Athletes of the Year ahead of the IAAF Athletics Awards 2017 which will take-place in Monaco on Friday 24 November. Caster Semenya has been nominated together with the Olympic champion Wayde van Niekerk and men’s long jump world champion Luvo Manyonga. The IAAF […]

South African currency, Rand.. R100 note
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South Africa out of ‘Technical Recession’ , GDP rises up

Is South Africa out of the so called ‘Technical Recession’ Yet? Statistician General Pali Lehohla announced on Tuesday that the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has risen up by at-least 2.5% in the second quarter of 2017. Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) announced that GDP grew by 2.5% quarter-on-quarter (q-o-q) following a contraction of 0.7% […]

Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences amendment bill passes by
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Traffic offenders to lose their driver’s licences

The National Assembly has given a green light to the Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences (AARTO) Act of 1998 amendment. A Bill that is expected to introduce a demerit system that will see serial traffic offenders losing their driver’s licences. The Bill was introduced to Parliament to amend the Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic […]