Five fit and proper people required for SABC’s interim board

People with legal expertise around broadcasting, and knowledge of human resources are vital, communications portfolio committee chair Humphrey Maxegwana says

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Students express hopes on Gordhan submission on free higher education

Student leaders are pinning their hopes on the government to come up with funds to pay for free higher education for all

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Rhodes Must Fall activist Mbalenhle Matandela earns Rhodes Trust scholarship

Matandela works at the Centre for Applied Legal Studies at Wits and her honours research focused on experiences of black women in the Rhodes Must Fall movement

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DA must take action against MP Gavin Davis, Angie Motshekga says

But Davis says the basic education minister’s call is an attempt to ‘bully us into silence’, and that it will not be successful

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Eskom now produces more power than SA needs, Ben Ngubane says

Eskom has been ‘turned around and will continue to generate surplus electricity’, chairperson Ngubane says, crediting former CEO Brian Molefe

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EFF wants early provincial people’s assemblies

Party says weakness in the Gauteng and North West regions means it needs to hold early provincial people’s assemblies to elect new leaders

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‘Nothing sinister’ in state request for medical scheme members’ particulars

The Department of Heath says it wants names and addresses of medical scheme members so it can bill schemes for public services provided

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Discussions on appointing an interim SABC board get under way

Parliament’s portfolio committee on communications is meeting to discuss the future of the public broadcaster

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Promise of a single gram of gold beckons the brave but desperate zama-zamas

After hours, sometimes days underground, the artisanal miners take their haul to one of the hundreds of illegal refineries to separate the precious metal from ...

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Pressure mounts for Fica committee to extend its discussion

But committee chairman Yunus Carrim is adamant the public hearings will be limited to warrantless searches and the powers given to inspectors

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Nkonyeni’s future in KZN leadership’s hands

Prominent South African Communist Party leader and former KwaZulu-Natal Education MEC one of 3 nominees for mayor of Ugu District Municipality

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Absa attack being driven by state and Guptas, says EFF

Julius Malema claims security minister is paying for information on Ruperts

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Firms cut off Oakbay ‘on call by Gordhan’

Oakbay Investments acting CE accuses Pravin Gordhan of rallying ’60 captains of industry’ against the company

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Education ‘must look at access issues’

Access to education tops the agenda at the Department of Basic Education’s strategic planning lekgotla

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Loss of Humphrey Zokufa leaves gap in health sector

Sudden loss of the outspoken Council for Medical Schemes registrar leaves its board to fill a influential post

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Parliamentary committees’ meetings compromised for ANC’s lekgotla

Sassa and Eskom municipal debt briefings have been pushed aside to pave the way for ANC leaders’ meeting

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