Believers are inseparable from the love of God


True Gospel with SAVIOUS-PARKER KWINIKANOTHING can separate us from Jehovah's love. Not even global pandemics such as the coronavirus (COVID-19), human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) that causes the acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) or Ebola and cancer. Racism, tribalism, xenophobia, oppression, trouble, distress, persecution or suffering also cannot come between us and Jehovah's...

Tobacco responsible for majority of heart deaths


from MARIA MACHARIA in Nairobi, KenyaNAIROBI – TOBACCO-induced heart disease kills 1,9 million people globally each year. This equates to one in five of all deaths from heart disease. The findings are contained in a new brief released ahead of World Heart Day, marked on September 29. The World Health Organization (WHO)...

SA’s heritage a part of the digital world

Huawei South Africa Chief Executive Officer, Spawn Fan

by SAVIOUS KWINIKAJOHANNESBURG – DIGITAL connectivity can enhance the value of South Africa’s heritage, preserve it and ensure the country remains a significant player on the world stage. A technology executive said this as South Africa celebrated Heritage Day on Thursday (today). This year, the holiday is being marked amid the outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19) but...

Jomo Cosmos’ rebuilding in earnest

Jomo Cosmos FC players

by MTHULISI SIBANDAJOHANNESBURG – AFTER initiating their rebuilding strategy for the next season with a couple of signings from outside South Africa, Jomo Cosmos are also running an eye over some prospects in the club’s academy. This is with a view to promoting them. Ezenkosi have got the ball rolling in the transfer...

MTN, PSL provide aid to victims of violence

by AKANI CHAUKEJOHANNESBURG – A PRETORIA-based non-governmental organisation providing accommodation to victims of gender-based violence has received a major boost to the tune of R160 000. This is thanks to a partnership between a mobile operator and the Premier Soccer League (PSL). The Tshwane One Stop Shelter benefitted courtesy of MTN, PSL and...

Data science graduates hold key to SA’s future

South Africa Minister of Communications, Telecommunications and Postal Services, Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams. File photo.

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG – DATA science will be key to effective governance, service delivery and improving the lives of South Africa's people. This is according to the government and Huawei following the graduation ceremony of 180 students after completing a data science skills programme by the Ministry of Communications and Digital Technology and the Media, Information and...

Rugby to resume after months of COVID-19

South African Sevens Rugby Team

from DION HENRICK in Cape TownCAPE TOWN - ALL is set for the resumption of the domestic rugby season next month after a lengthy period of inaction because of the coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown. The season will run from October 10. The seven provincial teams will head into a double round of local action over 16...

SA calls for permanent Africa seat at UN

President Cyril Ramaphosa

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG – SOUTH Africa is advocating for the continent to have permanent representation on the United Nations (UN) Security Council. President Cyril Ramaphosa disclosed that this will be among some issues he will raise when he addresses the UN General Assembly this week. The organisation is marking 75 years of existence.

SA super tech teacher eyes global glory

Limpopo based primary school teacher at Ngwanamago School in Polokwane, Mokhudu Cynthia Machaba has been shortlisted for the Global Teacher Prize 2020

by MTHULISI SIBANDAJOHANNESBURG – THE hardships Mokhudu Cynthia Machaba endured growing up are not for the fainthearted. She struggled to get an education and when she eventually did, the school was far and lacked facilities. Machaba would go barefooted. Falling pregnant at the age of 15 appeared a death knell.

Too many gods but only Jehovah reigns supreme


True Gospel with SAVIOUS-PARKER KWINIKANOWADAYS, it seems Jehovah God is not responding to humankind’s prayers because people worship deities they do not know. There are too many gods in this world yet there is only one who is true Jehovah God. I repeat, Jehovah is the only true God. He...