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'If the languages are dying, our culture is dying and we will lose our identity'

'If the languages are dying, our culture is dying and we will lose our identity'

The Pan South African Language Board says government departments are failing to invoke the use of the Official Languages Act.

NSFAS to probe claims of unpaid funds causing students to resort to loan sharks

NSFAS to probe claims of unpaid funds causing students to resort to loan sharks

Students claim they have not received their NSFAS meal allowances and are forced to borrow from loan sharks to survive.

How Saps plans to alleviate load shedding threats to 2019 elections

How Saps plans to alleviate load shedding threats to 2019 elections

Saps Spokesperson Vish Naidoo says it is in talks with Eskom to put measures in place to avoid potential threats to elections.

Individuals had unfettered access to PIC funds, testifies Holomisa

Individuals had unfettered access to PIC funds, testifies Holomisa

Business Day financial journalist Warren Thompson weighs in on Bantu Holomisa's testimony at the PIC inquiry.

Hawks to investigate whistleblower Suzanne Daniels' wrongdoing at Eskom

Hawks to investigate whistleblower Suzanne Daniels' wrongdoing at Eskom

Hawks spokesperson Hangwani Mulaudzi says it is interested in hearing Daniels version following her admission of wrongdoing.

New Ipsos poll shows ANC winning 2019 election, rates Ramaphosa a vote puller

New Ipsos poll shows ANC winning 2019 election, rates Ramaphosa a vote puller

Senior client officer at Ipsos, Mari Harris says President Cyril Ramaphosa's trust index is higher than other leaders.

Cheryl Zondi ready to repeat her testimony in Omotoso trial

Cheryl Zondi ready to repeat her testimony in Omotoso trial

The trial will restart since Judge Mandela Makaula recused himself and Zondo will have to testify again.

Gordhan acknowledges 'no magic wand' to fix load shedding

Gordhan acknowledges 'no magic wand' to fix load shedding

EWN reporter Mia Lindeque says no answers were forthcoming at Eskom's Tuesday media briefing on the energy crisis.

Survey reveals SA teachers 'emotionally overwhelmed'

Survey reveals SA teachers 'emotionally overwhelmed'

A report has revealed that many teachers feel overwhelmed and often feel they must step into the role of a 'proxy parent'.