Cape Town readies to host global e-racing event
The city confirms its status as one of the hosts of the international all-electric motorsport racing tournament, becoming Africa’s Formula E destination.
Tributes pour in after DA shadow comms minister succumbs to COVID
The Democratic Alliance confirms the passing of MP and communications portfolio member Cameron Mackenzie, following a battle with COVID-19.
Gauteng govt launches probe into bungled Microsoft payment
The provincial government institutes an investigation into allegations that it erroneously paid the US-based software giant $20 million instead of R20 million.
Google responds to SA Parliament’s anti-trust violation concerns
Google SA refutes accusations regarding the exploitation of its market dominance, telling Parliament its practices don’t give it an unfair advantage.
WCape eyes key role in SA’s green tech development
The Democratic Alliance believes the Western Cape province is well-positioned to take the lead in the new electric vehicles boom.
Google vows to combat data manipulation during SA elections
The Internet giant vows to Parliament that it will protect the integrity of SA’s upcoming elections by fighting disinformation and manipulation on its platform.
DA presses EOH to pay back R1bn to City of Joburg
The official opposition says mayor Geoff Makhubo and the JSE-listed company must account for betraying the city and its residents.
Facebook to face the music in SA Parliament, says DA
Parliament’s Committee of Communications and Digital Technologies is set to invite the social media player to respond to questions about misinformation on its platform.
Parliament must protect SA from Facebook, WhatsApp, says DA
Facebook has a strong case to answer before Parliament, regarding its role in the dissemination of COVID-19 misinformation in SA, says the Democratic Alliance.
Ndabeni-Abrahams backtracks, appoints sixth ICASA councillor
The ICASA council will soon become a nine-member body after minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams makes a U-turn on her appointment decision.
Storm over Hawks probe into Cele’s fake social media accounts
Investigations by the Hawks to identify and locate these fake account operators, and bring them to book, are at an advanced stage.