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28 May 2017
29 Mar 2017
Respect our heroes and stalwarts – Premier Makhura
South Africans should never allow anyone to insult the country’s anti-apartheid heroes and struggle icons, Gauteng Premier David Makhura said as he bid icon Ahmed Kathrada farewell on Wednesday....
23 Mar 2017
Time running out 'to save the ANC' - stalwarts
A group of over 100 African National Congress (ANC) stalwarts is divided on its next move after the party rejected their suggestion to separate its national consultative conference from its policy...
03 Feb 2017
ANC veterans unhappy with the handling of consultative conference
The African National Congress (ANC) veterans, concerned with the problems facing the governing party, are worried that party top leadership do not seem to be committed to urgently deciding on a...
22 Nov 2016
Government turning its back on refugees – ADF chair
The South African government is turning its back on refugees, nonprofit organisation African Diaspora Forum (ADF) chairperson Marc Gbaffou said at the launch of the ‘Project Lokisa: Asylum at a...
Project Lokisa: Asylum at a Price
For the past two years Corruption Watch, with a number of partners, has been investigating corruption in the immigration section of the Home Affairs department. We found that there are numerous...
22 Sep 2016
Premier Makhura to address Heritage Day celebration events
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Gauteng Premier David Makhura will on, 24 September 2016 address events in commemoration of Heritage Day. Heritage Day is celebrated to encourage South Africans across the spectrum to celebrate...
14 Apr 2016
ANCYL slams 'posh exile babies' for opportunistic Zuma resignation call
Children of African National Congress (ANC) leaders and veterans who have called for action to be taken against President Jacob Zuma are showcasing the highest form of opportunism, the ANC...
08 Apr 2016
Zuma couldn't have been ignorant – Bizos
Advocate George Bizos has joined the chorus of those calling for President Jacob Zuma to resign, saying he could not have been "ignorant" of what was happening at his Nkandla home. "He should...
Don't howl at us, engage us – Mantashe
Those "howling" at the African National Congress (ANC) to take action against President Jacob Zuma should come and engage the party, including veterans who had called for him to resign, secretary...
07 Apr 2016
Think tank calls for expert panel to study relationship between growth and transformation
A domestic policy think tank called this week for the creation of a “blue ribbon commission” to study the relationship between growth and economic transformation in South Africa and to make...
01 Apr 2016
CW: Corruption Watch announces new board chairperson
Today the board of Corruption Watch announced that Archbishop Njongonkulu Ndungane has stepped down as chair after three years in that position, but will remain on the board.  Mavuso Msimang, a...
Corruption Watch gets new chairperson
Corruption Watch board member Mavuso Msimang has been appointed chairperson with immediate effect after Archbishop Njongonkulu Ndungane stepped down. Ndungane, who served the board as chairperson...
29 Mar 2016
GP: Gauteng primier meets with the eminent group of nation-building and social cohesion champions
Gauteng Premier David Makhura on Tuesday morning met with a group of eminent nation-building and social cohesion champions. The 20- member team, whose names Premier Makhura announced on Human...
02 Feb 2016
Business groups lobby government for deeper scrutiny of law-making processes
Organised business advocacy groups on Tuesday called on government to apply stricter and robust regulatory assessments in future, before developing policy, legislation and regulation. The South...
SACCI: Organised Business calls for Regulatory Impact Assessments prior to policy development
In a statement issued by the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI), the President Mr Vusi Khumalo said: QUOTE: A media briefing took place at the offices of the South African...

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