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Thailand makes green push with floating solar hydropower project

A wide variety of solar panels float on the shimmering waters of a reservoir in the northeast Thailand, symbolizes the kingdom’s pursuit of clean energy as it strives for carbon neutrality by 2050. The immense installation, which covers 720,000 square meters of water surface, is a hybrid system that converts sunlight into electricity during the […]

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WATCH: Somizi’s Close Encounter With Lioness

Popular media personality Somizi Mhlongo documents almost everything in his life for his millions of followers and his latest trip to a private game reserve was no different. The idols SA Judge posted several photos and videos of his stay at Leopard Hills Private Game Reserve in the Sabi Sand Game Reserve on the edge […]

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Putin Appreciates Our Balanced Russia-Ukraine Approach

President Cyril Ramaphosa says South Africa has been approached to play the mediation role in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine, which has killed thousands of civilians and led to the mass exodus of at least 2.2 million people fleeing Ukraine. Ramaphosa on Thursday Russian President Vladimir Putin called on “understanding the situation” between the […]

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Zondo appointed new chief justice

President Cyril Ramphosa has appointed Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo as the next Chief Justice of South Africa, effective April 1, 2022. PRESIDENT RAMAPHOSA APPOINTS JUSTICE ZONDO AS CHIEF JUSTICE President @CyrilRamaphosa has decided, in accordance with Article 174(3) of the Constitution, to appoint Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo as the next Chief Justice of […]

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No breakthrough in Ukraine talks as Russian troops advance towards Kiev

Russia and Ukraine failed to make a breakthrough on Thursday in their first top-level talks since the invasion of Moscow two weeks ago, as the Russian advance fueled fears that the Ukrainian capital Kiev would soon be surrounded. After conversations with Russian counterpart Turkey’s Sergei Lavrov, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba, said “no progress” had […]

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Don’t Worry About Pfizer ‘Side Effects’ – Experts

Health experts have urged the public not to worry about the Pfizer report, which recently caused a stir on social media, with many people suggesting that Pfizer knew its Covid vaccine was causing more “side effects” than previously stated. According to epidemiologist Dr. Jo Barnes, Pfizer’s one-year-old 38-page report of post-marketing data does not hide […]

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No budget to temporarily retain Covid-19 staff, Gauteng’s health says

Gauteng’s health ministry said on Thursday it would have liked to retain all temporary Covid-19 staff in public hospitals, but the department was unable to do so due to budget constraints. Temporary Covid staff The appointed critical staff, more than 800, provided services to ensure that Gauteng Province responded effectively to the various stages of […]

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Council of Churches sets up national dialogue on foreigners living in SA

The South African Council of Churches (SACC) has announced the establishment of a National Dialogue on Foreigners living and working in South Africa. This follows the rise of anti-immigrant groups such as: Operation Dudula and the Alexandra Dudula movement, which targets illegal aliens in the country, accusing them of taking scarce jobs from the locals. […]

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Research shows that despite bans and restrictions, alcohol consumption has increased during the lockdown

A recent study, sponsored by the South African Medical Research Council, found that the government’s decision to ban and/or limit the sale of alcohol during four different periods during the Covid-19 lockdowns has affected South African alcohol consumption. Africa among the heavy episodic drinkers (HED) actually worsened. less or no difference between moderate drinkers. The […]

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Zuma turns to Supreme Court to kick Downer off case

Former President Jacob Zuma has filed a petition to the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) retaliating against Judge Piet Koen’s rejection of his request to appeal the outcome of his special plea. † Last year, Zuma made a special plea, challenging the title of state attorney Billy Downer and the National Prosecutor to try him […]