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Gordhan flying back to SA tonight – Treasury
POLITICS
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan will comply with President Jacob Zuma’s order and return to South Africa on Monday evening. That is according to Treasury spokesperson Yolisa Tyantsi, who told Fin24...
 
 
UDM: Letter by UDM Chief Whip Nqabayomzi Kwankwa to Speaker Baleka Mbete
STATEMENT
Honourable Ms Baleka Mbete, MP Speaker of the National Assembly PO Box 15 Cape Town 8000 Per email: speaker@parliament.gov.za Dear Madam Speaker THE PEOPLE’S PARLIAMENT MUST GET ITS PRIORITIES...
 
 
17 Mar 2017
 
 
 
South Africa asks World Bank to review ease-of-doing-business position in light of InvestSA initiative
INVESTMENT FACILITATION
The South African government has officially launched a new investment facilitation service, dubbed InvestSA, which it claims will dramatically reduce red tape for foreign and domestic businesses...
 
 
Nigeria's Buhari marks return by attending council meeting
POLITICS
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari marked his return from medical leave in London with a rare appearance at a meeting on Thursday of the government's top advisory body. Buhari attended a session...
 
 
16 Mar 2017
 
Nigeria's Buhari marks return with rare economic council meeting
POLITICS
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari marked his return last week from medical leave in London with a rare appearance at a meeting on Thursday of members of the economic body that advises the...
 
 
Buhari’s mystery illness unsettles the country and the continent
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
You know things are going badly when even your wife criticises the way you are running the country – publicly. Nigeria’s First Lady Aisha Buhari recently told BBC that if her husband, Muhammadu,...
 
 
15 Mar 2017
 
DSD: Bathabile Dlamini: Address by Minister of Social Development, on the occasion of the National Assembly debate on SASSA, Parliament (14/03/2017)
Topics
Thank you for giving us this opportunity to set the record straight and in the process allay the concerns and fears of social grant beneficiaries and ordinary South Africans who have been confused...
 
 
13 Mar 2017
 
Dlamini must go - R2K protesters on Sassa debacle
SOCIAL GRANTS
A small group of Right2Know supporters picketed outside Sassa's head offices in Pretoria on Monday morning. Their picket was to show solidarity with NGO Black Sash's court application over the...
 
 
10 Mar 2017
 
Nigeria's ailing President Buhari says will need more rest at home
POLITICS
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari said on Friday he will need more rest and medical tests, leaving his deputy Yemi Osinbajo to run the country's affairs, after coming home following nearly two...
 
 
09 Mar 2017
 
Legal consultant backs Dlamini on ConCourt strategy for new CPS contract
SOCIAL GRANTS
The advocate contracted to advise the Department of Social Development on the social grants debacle has defended Minister Bathabile Dlamini's decision not to apply for approval to the...
 
 
08 Mar 2017
 
Legal consultant backs Dlamini on ConCourt strategy for new CPS contract
SOCIAL GRANTS
The advocate contracted to advise the Department of Social Development on the social grants debacle has defended Minister Bathabile Dlamini's decision not to apply for approval to the...
 
 
06 Mar 2017
 
DA: David Maynier says why did it take Absa Bank Limited 15 months, or 312 days, to close the Guptas’ bank accounts?
STATEMENT
Today, I wrote to Maria Ramos, Chief Executive of Barclays Africa Group Limited, requesting a reasonable explanation for why it took Absa Bank Limited (“Absa”) 15 months, or a full 312 working...
 
 
02 Mar 2017
 
 
 
ANC to meet FNB over Brian Molefe’s membership form
POLITICS
The African National Congress (ANC) on Thursday said it would be meeting with First National Bank (FNB) to seek clarity on its reported investigation of the authenticity of the membership of former...
 
 
ANC: Statement on matters concerning FNB and membership process
STATEMENT
The African National Congress (ANC) has noted media reports according to which First National Bank (FNB) is investigating issues pertaining to ANC Member of Parliament (MP) Comrade Brian Molefe's...
 
 
How South Sudan's warlords triggered extreme hunger in a land of plenty
THE CONVERSATION
A man-made famine? That question has been on the lips a lot in recent days after it was declared in South Sudan. The last time this happened in Africa, or anywhere, was in Somalia in 2011. The...
 
 
 
                       
 
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