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26 February 2017
                       
 
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24 Feb 2017
 
 
Trial date set for Malema's call on land grabs
LAND GRABS
Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema will go on trial in July for previously calling on his supporters to invade unoccupied land. Malema, who appeared before Magistrate Ian Colditz...
 
 
'Please learn from this horror' – EFF tells Makhura
POLITICS
If Gauteng Premier David Makhura can take credit for all the good work his administration has done in the past two-and-a-half years, he should also take credit for the bad, the Economic Freedom...
 
 
23 Feb 2017
 
DED: Cncellation of Jozi@Work and Jozi Bread Projects
STATEMENT
Gauteng MEC for Economic Development, Environment, Agriculture and Rural Development Lebogang Maile has spoken out against the decision by Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba to scrap the Jozi@Work...
 
 
22 Feb 2017
 
DA NW: Joe McGluwa says DA to oppose Supra’s R1.1m luxury car in Finance Committee
STATEMENT
It is an insult to our poorest North West residents, and the 44% unemployed in our province, that Premier Supra Mahumapelo is about to buy a new million rand luxury car. The DA will vehemently...
 
 
21 Feb 2017
 
Ghana to reduce fiscal deficit significantly in 2017 – president
ECONOMY
Ghana's government will reduce the fiscal deficit significantly in 2017 and act to revive economic growth that fell to an estimated 3.6 percent in 2016, the lowest level in some 23 years, President...
 
 
Mugabe turns 93, vows to rule on despite health fears
POLITICS
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe turned 93 on Tuesday amid growing concerns over his frailty and failing health. The ruling ZANU-PF  party is to spend about $2.5 million on the birthday...
 
 
Free cash rockets to $278m, dividend resumed – AngloGold
GOLD
Gold mining company AngloGold Ashanti will resume dividends after lower operating and interest costs helped it nearly double free cash flow to $278-million on lower production. In the 12 months to...
 
 
20 Feb 2017
 
Statue for JZ? Rather use that money for the people – Cope
POLITICS
The Congress of the People (Cope) in the North West province on Sunday lambasted government for allocating R6-million for a statue of President Jacob Zuma. The party said that erecting a statue in...
 
 
17 Feb 2017
 
North West to construct Zuma statue
POLITICS
The North West government plans to construct a 6m-high bronze statue in honour of President Jacob Zuma in Groot Marico. Zuma was arrested there in 1963, while he and 45 other Umkhonto we Sizwe (MK)...
 
 
16 Feb 2017
 
Yet another commodity boom might pass us by
INSTITUTE OF RACE RELATIONS
The unexpected uptick in commodity prices should provide a great boost to South Africa's mining industry, says the Institute of Race Relations (IRR) in a paper published yesterday. "Retrenchments,...
 
 
Not #healthyliving: Why these City of Joburg tweets are nonsense
AFRICA CHECK
Known for its quips and humorous tweets, the City of Joburg’s content on Twitter regularly brings a smile to many of its 438,000 followers. Besides providing information about municipal matters...
 
 
14 Feb 2017
 
DoT: Minister Dipuo Peters welcomes the outcome of Constitutional Court decision on urgent application by Tasima
STATEMENT
The Minister of Transport, Ms Dipuo Peters, welcomes the Constitutional Court decision to dismiss with costs the urgent application by Tasima seeking direct access to the Court to interpret the 9th...
 
 
13 Feb 2017
 
 
 
Outa welcomes Concourt ruling on Western Cape toll roads
ROADS
The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) on Monday welcomed a Constitutional Court ruling that prevents the South African National Roads Agency (Sanral) from tolling certain highways in the...
 
 
DA NW: Joe McGluwa on Zuma statue: A monument to corruption and unemployment
STATEMENT
The North West government’s tender, numbered CATA116/2016, to sculpt and build an enormous statue of Jacob Zuma, is a disgraceful waste of public money that will leave us with nothing more than a...
 
 
DA: Mmusi Maimane: Address by DA Leader, at a media briefing on the outcomes of the Party’s first Federal Council of 2017, Cape Town (12/02/2017)
Topics
Over the past two days, the Federal Council of the Democratic Alliance (DA) – the party’s highest decision making body between Federal Congress – convened in Cape Town for its first sitting of 2017.
 
 
 
                       
 
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