Is the budget really pro-poor?2 March 2015 16:45 @City_Press
In his budget speech this week, Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene emphasised the importance of keeping SA fiscal policy progressive – that is, geared at redistributing resources from the rich to the poor. His tax proposals support this principle by raising taxes for the rich. But in truth, it is far more complicated than that.
SA may soon get ‘the dole’1 March 2015 18:00 @City_Press
Government is planning to introduce social assistance to unemployed South Africans between the ages of 19 and 59 who do not receive support from government.
Farm murders down, police plans working – Phiyega2 March 2015 9:49
National police commissioner Riah Phiyega believes that the police’s safety plans are working, hence the 30% drop in farm murders since 2010.
Homecoming for Jobodwana1 March 2015 15:00
SA sprinter says he is excited to be returning to these shores after competing on the US college circuit.