According to Statistics South Africa in 1994 a new dispensation was created in which access to basic services such as housing, water and sanitation was recognised as a fundamental human right.This as South Africa inherited high levels of poverty.The Bill of Rights includes the right to basic services and commanded that the state must take reasonable measures to achieve the progressive realisation of these rights.Statistics South Africa (then called the Central Statistical Service) launched the October Household Survey (OHS) programme in 1993. The survey was discontinued in 1999 and subsequently replaced by the General Household Survey (GHS) which was instituted in 2002 in order to determine the level of development in the country and the performance of programs and projects on a regular basis.Behold is the household… Next »
More from Live News Today:
Pakistan International Airlines goat slaughter mocked Pakistan's national airline has been mocked after a goat was sacrificed to ward off bad luck following one of the country's worst air disasters.Pictures went viral showing PIA ground staff »
Verizon launching its own streaming TV service in the summer as net neutrality under threat ATT will soon have competition for its DirecTV Now service, according to a Bloomberg report, which says that Verizon is preparing to launch its own service in the summer. Verizon Communications »
Glasgow Hawks 48 – 20 Watsonians: Kerr Gossman makes mark Hawks’ halfbacks ran this show. Number nine Paddy Boyer ensured a high tempo throughout with a series of quick tap and go penalties that seemed to surprise his own support »
WNBA draft 2017 live stream: How to watch online The 2017 WNBA draft will take place on Thursday in New York, and there will be plenty of coverage of the event in the United States. The draft is set »
2018 Acura TLX gets sporty A-Spec trim with mid-cycle refresh Acura is giving the TLX a thorough refresh three years into its life cycle. The biggest changes are outside. All TLXs now feature a rendition of the pentagon-shaped grille found »
Double murder case solved in Bidar Bidar police have arrested a city-based dance teacher who they say killed two of his friends in a fight over a petty issue two days ago. Sachin Dayanand Kamble (28) »
Could bicycles unlock rural tourism? A motel manager is turning to two wheels in the hope of capitalising on New Zealand's predicted tourism boom.Jason Kowalewski, general manager of Stratford's family-owned Amity Court Motel, has created a »
Judge calls for deportation of prostitute who gave Google exec fatal drug shot SAN FRANCISCO — Federal immigration officials are deporting a California prostitute, known to some as the "call girl killer," to Canada after she completed a jail sentence for involuntary manslaughter »
Presidential turkey pardons expected for Tater and Tot WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is set to get the holiday mood started at the White House with the traditional pardoning of the national Thanksgiving turkey. The light-hearted ceremony »
Destruction Derby title ‘FlatOut 4’ now available for download on Xbox One Bigben Interactive has finally released the follow up to the Xbox 360’s ‘FlatOut: Ultimate Carnage’, and the first of many destruction racers to arrive on the console. ‘FlatOut 4: Total »
Paramount launches Mbombe 8 at AAD outh African company, Paramount Group, a leading brand in the  military and defence industry has unveiled one of its premium products, the Mbombe 8, at the Africa Aerospace and Defence »
News: Ryanair launches new route from Belfast to Malta Ryanair has launched a new route from Belfast to Malta, with a twice weekly service beginning in October, as part of its winter 2017 schedule. Ryanair’s Head of Communications, Robin »
‘Timeless’ Saved: NBC Reverses Decision, Renews Series For Second Season This is amazing news for Timeless fans who have rallied behind the canceled show. According to co-creator Erik Kripke, the series has received a 10-episode pickup for either next spring or »
NASA rover takes striking photos of Mars Curiosity Rover has provided NASA with stunning images of Mars' rock and sandy surface. Curiosity Project Scientist Ashwin Vasavada of the Administration's Jet Propulsion Laboratory said that studying the rock formation »
We Almost Lived in a World Where Jeff Goldblum Was the Voice of Apple's… We don’t really need further evidence that we are living in a total nightmare (or an alternate timeline, if you’re one of Those People), but then a piece of news comes »
Russians again blame Ukraine for Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash MOSCOW, Sept. 27 (UPI) -- The Russian Defense Ministry said Tuesday its data confirms that, if Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down in 2014, Ukrainian forces did it. The »
Man drives off Maserati dealership lot with $150,000 car BOCA RATON, Fla. — A Maserati is missing after police say a man conned a salesman during a test drive. Boca Raton police say 45-year-old Michael McGilvary II went to »
Night Curfew Continues In Bhadrak; BJD Councillor Arrested Bhadrak:  The Odisha police today arrested a BJD councillor in connection with the violence in the town over alleged abusive remarks against Hindu deities on social media, even as night »
Live News Today