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ANALYSIS: ‘Tony Yengeni Moment’ Haunts Ailing Local Government

LUCAS LEDWABA IT might be a long forgotten incident now – but the image of jubilant ANC comrades and...

ZWELI MKHIZE & GLENDA GRAY ROW: Freedom of Speech Should Underpin Science Advisement To Government

South Africa (SA) is Africa’s science heavyweight, leading the continent in scientific output, and ranks in the top 40 globally in research...

Reserve Bank Repo Rate Cut: Baffling, Disappointing and Frustrating

THEBE MABANGA Baffling, disappointing and frustrating, in equal measures. That is the only way...

Zweli Mkhize: Why Glenda Gray’s COVID-19 Claims Are Wrong and Factually Incorrect

ZWELI MKHIZE In the past week, my office has been inundated with media requests...

Cyril Ramaphosa: Every South African Has A Constitutional Right To Challenge Lockdown Regulations

CYRIL RAMAPHOSA We often take our healthy and robust democracy for granted. Yet it is probably our greatest...
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ANALYSIS: ‘Tony Yengeni Moment’ Haunts Ailing Local Government

LUCAS LEDWABA IT might be a long forgotten incident now – but the image of jubilant ANC comrades and...

ZWELI MKHIZE & GLENDA GRAY ROW: Freedom of Speech Should Underpin Science Advisement To Government

South Africa (SA) is Africa’s science heavyweight, leading the continent in scientific output, and ranks in the top 40 globally in research...

Reserve Bank Repo Rate Cut: Baffling, Disappointing and Frustrating

THEBE MABANGA Baffling, disappointing and frustrating, in equal measures. That is the only way...

Zweli Mkhize: Why Glenda Gray’s COVID-19 Claims Are Wrong and Factually Incorrect

ZWELI MKHIZE In the past week, my office has been inundated with media requests...

EFF Wants ANC Mayor Bawinile Nhlabathi Axed For Alleged Vicious Assault

Sandile Motha The family of a man who was beaten to a pulp allegedly by a KwaZulu-Natal municipality mayor and...

Ramaphosa: Coronavirus Lockdown Has Gravely Exacerbated a Longstanding Problem of Food Security in SA

Cyril Ramaphosa Many countries around the world have imposed coronavirus lockdowns with a view to saving the lives of their...

South Africa Needs To End The Lockdown: Here’s a Blueprint For Its Replacement

By Shabir Madhi, Alex van den Heever, David Francis, Imraan Valodia, Martin Veller, Michael Sachs, University of the Witwatersrand

Ekurhuleni Mayor Mzwandile Masina Pledges to Donate 33% Of His Salary To Solidarity Fund

Charles Molele Ekurhuleni mayor Mzwandile Masina has pledged to donate 33% of his salary to the Solidarity Fund over...

Bernie Sanders Drops Out of 2020 Democratic Race for President

Sydney Ember Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont dropped out of the Democratic presidential race on Wednesday, concluding a quest for...

Government Marshalls R7 Billion In Aid To Cushion Coronavirus Blow

Thebe Mabanga Government has marshalled at least R 7 billion from its own resources as well as private donors...

ANALYSIS: South Africa Needs A Stimulus Package Beyond Coronavirus Measures

Thebe Mabanga As the South African economy moved into lockdown, the government needs to put in place stimulus measures...

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Cyril Ramaphosa: The Coronavirus Storm Is Upon Us, Far Fiercer And More Destructive

CYRIL RAMAPHOSA Last night, I addressed the nation on the state of the coronavirus pandemic in our country. What...

COVID-19 Storm: Ramaphosa Announces Curfew, Enforces Masks and Reinstates Alcohol Ban To Free Up Hospital Beds

CHARLES MOLELE PRESIDENT Cyril Ramaphosa says government has decided to take some of the most drastic measures to curtail...

Robert Nkuna Appointed New DG For Department of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation

ROBERT Nkuna has been appointed the new director-general of the Department of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation (DPME).   Nkuna...
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