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DA calls for SABC to fire Hlaudi Motsoeneng
POLITICS
Hlaudi Motsoeneng’s press conference is grounds for him to be immediately fired from the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) as he has breached the public broadcaster’s Code of Conduct,...
 
 
SABC declines to engage Hlaudi Motsoeneng in public
POLITICS
The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) on Wednesday distanced itself from the controversial comments by its former chief operating officer (COO), Hlaudi Motsoaneng, that the interim...
 
 
‘I can run for presidency and win’ – Motsoeneng
POLITICS
Former South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng on Wednesday, pledged his support for presidential hopeful Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, adding that he could win the country’s...
 
 
Application filed for winding-up of Eastern Platinum
PLATINUM
British Virgin Islands company AlphaGlobal Capital has applied in the Gauteng Division of the High Court in Pretoria for the winding-up of Eastern Platinum (Eastplats), a platinum group metals...
 
 
New Treasury DG will be in ‘proud tradition’ of Ramos, Kganyago and Fuzile
PEOPLE
Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba intends to appoint a new National Treasury director-general by the end of May, following the announcement of Lungisa Fuzile’s imminent departure from a post he has...
 
 
 
 
Beleaguered ex-SABC boss Motsoeneng fights back
POLITICS
Former South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng, flanked by his supporters, on Thursday vowed to fight “and win” at his disciplinary hearing. “I have a great team led by...
 
 
 
 
Mashaba, EFF to lay criminal charges against ANC councillors over violence at meeting
POLITICS
Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba says he will be laying criminal charges against 10 African National Congress (ANC) councillors for allegedly leading and fuelling violence during a community forum...
 
 
 
 
Gigaba dismisses adviser's nationalisation call, seeks to calm investors
ECONOMY
South Africa's Finance Minister dismissed calls from one of his own advisers for the nationalisation of banks and mines on Wednesday, and acknowledged that investors had been unsettled by turmoil...
 
 
 
 
'We've had no power cuts for 15 months' – Mugabe
POLITICS
On Thursday President Robert Mugabe, 93, said Zimbabweans should be happy that there haven't been any power cuts for the last 15 months. "We all should be pleased that since January 2016 the...
 
 
 
 
Millions facing famine in Somalia and South Sudan
FAMINE
Millions of people are facing the peril of famine in Somalia and South Sudan, and the situation is expected to worsen as the drought and violence fuelling the crises widen, cautioned senior United...
 
 
 
 
Governments worldwide could save $1tr by adopting procurement best practices – McKinsey
GOVERNMENT PRODUCTIVITY
Governments worldwide could reduce their current purchasing bill by 15%, or a combined $1-trillion, if they were to adopt best-practice procurement disciplines, a new study by the McKinsey Center...
 
 
 
 
ANCYL blames Mayor Mashaba for violence at IDP summit
POLITICS
The African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL) Regional Task Team in the Greater Johannesburg Region on Wednesday condemned the “spilling of blood” at the Integrated Development Plan (IDP)...
 
 
UDM claim about Dlamini's CPS flight 'malicious' – Dept
POLITICS
United Democratic Movement (UDM) leader Bantu Holomisa’s claim that Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini used a Cash Paymaster Services (CPS) sponsored flight to attend a funeral in the...
 
 
Die Stem adulterates Nkosi Sikelel iAfrika – EFF
POLITICS
The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) on Tuesday called for Die Stem to be removed from the national anthem, in celebration of Enoch Sontonga who composed Nkosi Sikelel’ iAfrika. Tuesday marks the...
 
 
De Lille vows to take minister to court over energy management
ENERGY
The City of Cape Town is preparing to take legal action against the energy minister over where it receives its electricity supply from, mayor Patricia de Lille said on Tuesday. The city would fight...
 
 
 
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