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Wrong to believe inequality has widened since 1994 – Zuma

President Jacob Zuma said it was wrong and scientifically not true that the gap between the rich and poor had widened since 1994, and...

Cwele hails work on Protection of State Information Bill

State Security Minister Siyabonga Cwele has welcomed the work being done by the Adhoc Committee on the Protection of State Information Bill in efforts...

Boon for motorists as petrol price drops slightly

The retail price of petrol will drop by 10c a litre next week Wednesday,  due to lower international prices, the energy department said this...

Stats SA, Council stand by Census results

Statistics South Africa and the Statistics Council have defended the accuracy of the results of Census 2011, saying they were in line with universally...

Zuma: Great strides made to improve SA lives

The Census 2011 results show that great strides have been made in improving the lives of many South Africans, President Jacob Zuma said while...

SA’s population at 51.7 million

South Africa's population has swelled from 40.5 million in 1996 to 51.7 million in 2011, results of Census 2011 have shown. "The Census results show...

Census 2011 results to be released today

The results of Census 2011 detailing data about the development of South Africans over the past decade will be released at 10am today. The census...

Motshekga pleased with matric exams progress

The first week of the 2012 National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations has gone well, with minimal incidents or irregularities, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga...

Renewable energy programme to bring R47bn in investment

The Department of Energy says it is expecting R47 billion to be invested in the country through Window 1 of the Renewable Energy Independent...

President Zuma withdraws case against Shapiro, Avusa

The Presidency on Sunday announced that President Jacob Zuma has withdrawn his claim for damages against Avusa Media, publishers of The Sunday Times and...


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