South Africa remains on UK’s red list

London Big Ben and traffic on Westminster Bridge (Getty Images) South Africa will remain on the United Kingdom’s red list. Travel between the two countries has been severely restricted by the UK’s traffic light system which was introduced in May. South African travellers will be quarantined even if fully vaccinated. For more articles, go to South … Read more

Encoding and decoding social unrest: A semiotic analysis of the ‘Zuma protests’

The word “loot” first appeared in a British colonel’s handbook of “Indian vocabulary”, where the Hindi word “Lut” was used to signify plunder, to steal and pillage — in short, to signify the avaricious character of the colonised. So this argot, or slang, has its etymology in a highly racialised discourse that persists to this … Read more

Council wants Hawks, SIU probe into BAT’s Zimbabwe scandal

Bribes of up to $500 000 and the clandestine planting of surveillance equipment and spies in Southern Africa are just some of the damning allegations levelled against British American Tobacco South Africa (Batsa) this week. The National Council Against Smoking wants the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (the Hawks) and the Special Investigating Unit to … Read more

Daily Lotto results: Friday, 17 September 2021

Get the Daily Lotto results as soon as they are drawn on The Citizen. While great care has been taken to ensure accuracy, The Citizen cannot take responsibility for any error in the Daily Lotto results. We suggest verifying the numbers on the National Lottery website. The winning Daily Lotto numbers will appear below, usually within 10 minutes of … Read more