The chief executive of KwaZulu-Natal’s Dube TradePort has been suspended because she allegedly faked her qualifications to land her R2.5 million-a-year job in 2013.
Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe has reiterated the government’s call for Parliament and other state institutions to be respected ahead of the state of the nation address amid fears of the Economic Freedom Fighters’ plan to disrupt President Jacob Zuma’s speech next week.
When it came to choosing between being a corruption buster or a husband, Vas Soni knew what he needed to do.
Jackie Selebi was not a villain: he was “a hero” and an “outstanding revolutionary”, says former president Thabo Mbeki.
It was the “white flight” by more than 100 parents that sparked this week’s row at a low-fee private school in Pretoria.
It started with stealing sips of home brewed sorghum beer sold by her grandmother. Before she knew Xolie Langa was hooked on alcohol at just 12 years old.
Chris Hani’s murderer, Clive Derby-Lewis, should thank democratic South Africa, the same country he conspired to plunge into turmoil, for being alive today after new laws saved him from a definite death sentence.
Justice Minister Michael Masutha is yet to decide whether to lay fraud charges against Clive Derby-Lewis – the assassin of the late SA Communist Party leader Chris Hani – for misrepresenting his medical records in his bid to receive medical parole.
Daniel Mahori says he briefly lost his mind as he held his dying son and watched the 14-year-old’s blood seep on to his hands.
The man accused of instigating the looting of foreign-owned shops in Soweto on Monday night will not back down on his warnings to community members about not following municipal bylaws when letting out their properties to foreigners to trade.
An uneasy calm returned to Soweto last night following the xenophobic violence that has seen spaza shops that are owned by immigrants looted and the owners fleeing with heavily armed police escorts.
The City of Tshwane will put 81 properties and 10 prime portions of land on auction to raise R500 million to fund various projects aimed at improving the lives of the poor, mayor Kgosientso Ramokgopa has announced.
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The part of Nhlanhla Nene’s budget that’s getting to me is the fact that he’s upped personal income tax while leaving the corporates alone. That’s not cool.
The article, “Agang SA founder Mamphela Ramphele moves on” by Biénne Huisman (City Press, February 22 2015), contains some serious inaccuracies. In particular, I point to the claim that “The money owed to former staff members ranges from R10 000 to R30 000 for the months of July and August”.
This week we report that banks repossessed almost 5 000 cars from the country’s middle class in the Western Cape and Gauteng provinces.