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Rand falls overnight on fear that Gordhan will be arrested

The rand slid against the dollar on Wednesday morning on fears that Gordhan will be arrested..

'Stofile cried bitterly about ANC in his last days' - Pityana explains attack on Zuma

It was Reverend Makhenkesi Stofile’s tears in his “last days” over the crisis facing the African National Congress (ANC) that prompted Sipho Pityana’s scathing comments about the organisation and its leader‚ Jacob Zuma. [10] comments

People in ‘sex video’ with teacher are registered learners – KZN education MEC insists

The KwaZulu-Natal Department of Education on Thursday sought to rebuff “media reports…that the accused in the sexual video case denies that the people he is seen with in the video are learners”. [14] comments

New move against Gordhan suggests South Africa’s laws are under threat

Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan speaks to Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and President Jacob Zuma ahead of his 2016 Budget Vote Speech in the National Assembly. Picture Credit: Gallo Images South Africa’s elite police unit, the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation also know as the Hawks, this week summoned the country’s Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan to appear at its offices to receive a warning statement. [10] comments

SAA in liquidation danger

Yakhe Kwinana‚ the former head of South African Airways’ (SAA’s) audit and risk committee who resigned earlier this week‚ says she feared the damage to her reputation‚ as the possibility of the liquidation or business rescue of SAA came into sharp focus at the end of July. [4] comments

Mashaba to kick out corrupt city employees

DA's Herman Mashaba celebrating his victory after being elected as the new Mayor of Johannesburg. Photo Thulani Mbele. 22/08/2016 City of Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba waisted no time telling the city's employees that anyone who intent to be corrupt should make way for professionals. [9] comments

Gordhan and Jansen on how to make the economy‚ universities work

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan said that if corruption in the country came to a halt‚ fees for university students from poor backgrounds could be paid for. [1] comments

Will our new mayors downgrade to wheels with less bling?

Car headlight Picture: iStock Image Leather upholstery‚ elegant finishes‚ climate control and a state-of-the-art sound system married to a powerful high-performance engine in a luxury sedan – or an eco-friendly hatchback? [4] comments

SA not getting a good return on its sports investment

Flagbearer Wayde Van Niekerk (RSA) of South Africa leads his contingent during the opening ceremony. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov The idea of sport as a social benefit does not need to be debated. [0] comments

Dreams lie in mine dust

August 23, 2016.  Thabo   Phangwa , 36, looks through the window of a bakery store he used to own at the local shopping centre in Blyvooruitzicht. Photo Thulani Mbele © Sowetan Thabo Phangwa, 36, once a promising entrepreneur, ran a successful bakery business feeding thousands of mineworkers and sometimes TV stars who had come to film in his village. [20] comments

Nersa board votes to appeal electricty tariffs judgement

The board of the National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa) on Thursday decided to go with the recommendation of its electricity sub-committee to challenge a court judgment on electricity tariffs. [0] comments

Expo new to gospel awards

Zanele Mbokazi Nkambule the organiser of the Crown Gospel Awards. Pic: TEBOGO LETSIE

'I’ve been helping the poor, God is rewarding me with an i8 ' - Mboro

Picture credit: Cedar Isle Auto @cedarisleauto

LISTEN: Zuma 'raping government of every last cent,' says Gareth Cliff

Gareth Cliff. Picture Credit: Gallo Images

Tumi Morake speaks out about her rape ordeal

Euphonik‚ Boity and Thembisa Mdoda to 'tell-all' on new show

Thembisa Mdoda Picture Credit: Supplied
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