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SA’s Competition Watchdog Blocks Naspers Deal to Buy WeBuyCars

South Africa's competition watchdog has blocked Naspers deal to acquire WeBuyCars, a dealer in used vehicles in South Africa. The Competition Tribunal announced its decision...

South Africa’s Internet Cable Critical to Connect with the World Breaks Again

The WACS (West Africa Cable System) undersea cable, which is critical to South Africa connection with the world, is broken again. TENET, which is the...

Coronavirus: The Number of Cases in SA Reaches 1170

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases has reached 1170, an increase of 270 cases since Thursday, the South African government confirmed. Minister in the presidency,...

Vodacom Names Saki Macozoma as Chairman

Vodacom has appointed businessman Saki Macozoma to the role of chairman of the Vodafone-owned mobile company. Chairman Jabu Moleketi will retire and step down from...

First Two Coronavirus Deaths in SA Reported

South Africa has reported its first deaths resulting from coronavirus, says Minister of Health, Zweli Mkhize. "This morning, we wake South Africans up with sad...

Seedstars Global Summit Will be Held Exclusively Online

Seedstars, the Swiss-based private group of companies with a mission to impact people’s lives in emerging markets, is happy to announce its Global Seedstars...

Strangely Eskom Load Shedding Unlikely During Lockdown

Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe says the possibility of load shedding during the 21-day nationwide lockdown is unlikely. “The supply of fuel to the...

Coronavirus: Taxis, Shosholoza Meyl May Not Be Allowed During SA’s Lockdown

Transport minister Fikile Mbalula has stated that South Africa's minibus taxis (as well as Uber and Bolt) and Shoholoza Meyl will be banned from...