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Lack of quality leadership the cause of SA's problems – Thabo Mbeki

22nd September 2022 Taking another jab at President Cyril Ramaphosa's administration, Thabo Mbeki said the country's current crop of leaders left much to be desired.... 

Ramaphosa, ministers still 'deliberating' on load-shedding crisis

22nd September 2022 Hours after President Cyril Ramaphosa held a Cabinet meeting to discuss the country's energy crisis, he and his ministers were still deliberating... 

Mantashe: I don't steal, nor does my family

22nd September 2022 Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe has rejected allegations that he or his family "steal". The minister was responding to... 


Godongwana: Law changes 'critical' to prevent greylisting

22nd September 2022 Changes to the law to bolster South Africa's ability to fight money laundering, corruption and terror finance will be "critical" in avoiding a... 

Nelson Mandela Bay mayor ousted via motion of no confidence

22nd September 2022 The mayor of Nelson Mandela Bay, Eugene Johnson, was on Wednesday removed from their positions via a motion of no confidence.  The meeting was... 

R54m SAPS tender scandal: Phahlane and co-accused released on bail

21st September 2022 Former national police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane, several high-ranking generals in the Crime Intelligence Division and two businessmen have... 

ConCourt declares sections of the Copyright act invalid and unconstitutional

21st September 2022 The Constitutional Court has declared certain sections of the Copyright Act invalid, unconstitutional and inconsistent with the rights of persons... 

Tribunal freezes pension payouts to former top lottery exec Philemon Letwaba

21st September 2022 The Special Investigating Unit has obtained an order freezing almost R2.8-million in pension payments to Philemon Letwaba, the embattled former... 

Advocate Billy Downer wants Zuma to put up R1m as security if he wants to privately prosecute

21st September 2022 State advocate Billy Downer wants former president Jacob Zuma to put up an additional R1-million as security for costs ahead of his private... 

Inflation cools to 7.6% - but food prices remain red hot

21st September 2022 Consumer inflation cooled slightly in August, to 7.6% from 7.8% in July – thanks mostly to lower fuel prices. But food prices remained red hot. The... 

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