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Which appliances use the most electricity in your home?

For the past three months, Eskom has instituted almost continuous daily load-shedding because of a shortage of power grid capacity. Energy experts agree that Eskom’s...

Slight relief for South Africans as load shedding is reduced

There is some relief from load shedding for South Africans, after Eskom announced it will be reducing load shedding to a lower stage. The ailing...

Spike in passport prices hits South Africa

South Africans now have to fork out up to 50% more for passport prices, and this came into effect as of Tuesday, 1 November. The...

WATCH: Man shows off signal jammer on social media

There are calls for South Africans to assist in identifying an individual seen in a video talking about signal jammer and how it operates. The...

All-inclusive holidays in high demand as South African wallets feel the...

Demand for all inclusive holidays are surging as South Africans opt for a one-stop shop approach to holidaymaking. Tour operator Marian Sandu of Africa Stay said that...

Load shedding: Stage 4 implemented, but stage 6 still looming

There may be some light following the load shedding in the country. Eskom said it had managed to replenish its emergency reserves and that the country...

Government dragged to court to scrap new R350 grant regulations

Civil society organisations led by the Black Sash Trust have launched legal action against government to set aside the new regulations that govern the...

WATCH: Pills to save petrol… Do you really need to be...

With another petrol price hike on the cards, motorists have been looking for weird and wonderful ways to save on petrol. According to The Citizen,...

On a budget? Here are SA’s cars with the best fuel...

With the petrol price set to reach new record highs next month, cash-strapped South Africans are bracing to tighten the belt even further. Now more than...

Eskom implements stage 2 load shedding

Eskom issued a stage 2 load shedding power alert on Monday, following the breakdown of generation units at Majuba and Medupi power stations.The embattled...

SA motorists warned of massive petrol price hike in June

South Africans are in for a massive petrol price hike from next month. This comes after the fuel levy reprieve that was granted to consumers...

WATCH: Out-of-control SANDF Rooikat tanker crashes on N1

Footage of an out-of-control South African National Defence Force (SANDF) vehicle – a ‘Rooikat’ tanker – crashing on the N1 near Bloemfontein has South...

How to manage the rising cost of living in 2022

There are clear signs that the cost of living for South Africans will keep rising in 2022. This is because there could be a...

Stricter lockdown wouldn’t help anyone, as 4th wave in full flow

While Covid-19 continues to flare up across the country with all nine provinces of South Africa now in the grip of the fourth wave,...

Load-shedding: 10 products to make your life easier

Like a seriously unwelcome but all-too-familiar guest, load-shedding returned a few weeks ago, this time with a gruelling stage four level that saw South...

Health dept forsees no further Covid restrictions during festive season

So far, South Africans can look forward to what promises to be a festive season as the daily Covid infections and death rate remain...

Will load shedding get better?

This year’s intermittent load shedding, coupled with an ever-present Covid-19 fourth wave, has spelled a rather gloomy festive season. The Citizen reports, South Africans currently...

How to avoid property scams

There are various ways in which these con artists operate. The most common is to create a fake profile on social media and claim...