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Eskom was the 'main stage in the theatre of corruption', says Mabuza 

By: African News Agency      Updated 3 hours ago Eskom chairperson Jabu Mabuza told the Zondo Inquiry on Friday that the current board of directors discovered that the power utility was "the main... 

Eskom was the 'main stage in the theatre of corruption', says Mabuza
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Eskom chairperson Jabu Mabuza
Bosasa board dissolved, workers to keep their jobs for now - liquidator

Bosasa board dissolved, workers to keep their jobs for now - liquidator 

By: News24Wire      Updated 1 hour 31 minutes ago Court-appointed liquidator Cloete Murray says he has met with Bosasa workers and their union representatives, as he begins to take the facilities... 

 Mrwebi says Mokgoro inquiry unfair

Mrwebi says Mokgoro inquiry unfair 

By: African News Agency      Updated 6 hours ago Before going through cross examination at the Mokgoro inquiry, the suspended Special Director of Public Prosecutions Lawrence Mrwebi on Friday said... 

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South Africa's budget was missing ideas from the left. Why this isn't a good thing

South Africa's budget was missing ideas from the left. Why this isn't a good thing

Updated 7 hours ago This year’s South African budget gave allies of the market as much as they could expect – and labour and the left about as much as they currently... 

South Africa takes important next steps to solving its power crisis

South Africa takes important next steps to solving its power crisis

Updated 7 hours ago In his maiden budget speech, South Africa’s Finance Minister Tito Mboweni, confirmed the depth of the financial crisis at South Africa’s power... 

Time to reach out

Time to reach out

22nd February 2019 It has been death by a thousand cuts. Failed by a series of short-sighted politicians, misguided policymakers and inept executives, Eskom is now... 

 Cost of counter-terrorism for civilians in Liptako-Gourma

Cost of counter-terrorism for civilians in Liptako-Gourma

21st February 2019 States in the Liptako-Gourma region – including Burkina Faso, Mali and Niger – are imposing restrictive measures to try to quell the growing threat... 

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IRR Submission to the Department of Public Works regarding the Draft Expropriation Bill of 2019

IRR Submission to the Department of Public Works regarding the Draft Expropriation Bill of 2019

Updated 2 hours 50 minutes ago IRR submission on the Draft Expropriation Bill of 2019. Read the IRR’s submission to the Department of Public Works warning of the Expropriation... 

 Thinking Strategically: Using Resource Revenues to Invest in a Sustainable Future

Thinking Strategically: Using Resource Revenues to Invest in a Sustainable Future

Updated 2 hours 52 minutes ago This white paper explores how the shifting global energy landscape will impact the revenues and economies of fossil fuel rich nations, and how they... 

 Agri-food Systems: Facts and Futures – How SA can produce 50% more by 2050

Agri-food Systems: Facts and Futures – How SA can produce 50% more by 2050

20th February 2019 Our food system has done more damage to the natural environment than any other human enterprise. The way in which we currently produce food... 

Innovation landscape for a renewable-powered future

Innovation landscape for a renewable-powered future

20th February 2019 The integration of solar and wind power poses specific challenges as system operators pursue low-carbon investments and long-term energy... 

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Statements

SALIPSWU: SALIPSWU condemns the attempted arm-robbery at Edenvale High School

SALIPSWU: SALIPSWU condemns the attempted arm-robbery at Edenvale High School

Updated 4 minutes ago SALIPSWU welcomes the swift action of the Security Company that led to the arrest of one armed robber and five others who attempted to rob the... 

NEHAWU: NEHAWU Calls For Investigations Into Allegations Of Fraud, Death Threats, Corruption And Nepotism At VUT

NEHAWU: NEHAWU Calls For Investigations Into Allegations Of Fraud, Death Threats, Corruption And Nepotism At VUT

Updated 8 minutes ago The National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] calls for immediate investigations into allegations of fraud, death threats,... 

GREENPEACE AFRICA: Finance Minister misleads South Africa

GREENPEACE AFRICA: Finance Minister misleads South Africa

Updated 1 hour 38 minutes ago Responding to the news that the total amount of Eskom's bailout is in fact R150 billion: R23 billion over ten years, instead of R23 billion over... 

CT: Tribunal confirms another football sports agency settlement

CT: Tribunal confirms another football sports agency settlement

Updated 2 hours 1 minute ago The Tribunal has confirmed, as an order, a consent agreement in which football agent, Quality Talent Sports (Pty) Ltd (QTS), admits to price fixing... 

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Corporates could decrease carbon footprint and reduce energy costs through Corporate PPAs

Corporates could decrease carbon footprint and reduce energy costs through Corporate PPAs

22nd February 2019 Despite the ongoing regulatory and policy uncertainty, Africa is starting to see a noticeable increase in Corporate Power Purchase Agreements... 

South African Budget Speech 2019 – Tax Proposals

South African Budget Speech 2019 – Tax Proposals

21st February 2019 The Minister of Finance, Tito Mboweni, delivered South Africa’s 2019 Budget speech to Parliament on 20 February 2019. In the 2019 Budget Review tax... 

The Budget Review 2019

The Budget Review 2019

21st February 2019 The Budget Review 2019 (Budget) was released by the National Treasury this afternoon. Chapter 4 and Annexure C of the Budget introduce on a... 

A South African tax budget for renewal and growth

A South African tax budget for renewal and growth

21st February 2019 "This is a budget that plants a seed for renewal and growth" said the South African Minister of Finance, Tito Mboweni, in his Budget Speech on 20... 

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