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SA elections 2024: All you need to know

Business Day's comprehensive coverage of Elections 2024, with contributions by our colleagues at the Financial Mail

EDITORIAL: Kudos to party leaders and supporters

Seventh election has the most litigation — which is not necessarily a bad thing

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ALEXANDER PARKER: Act with intelligence and vote for competent MPs

Some small parties do not seem to offer much beyond invective and demagoguery

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NEWS ANALYSIS: Time for citizens to have their say

Voters realise how close SA’s democratic order is to either a precipice or a historic turning point

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ADEKEYE ADEBAJO: Brigety should have called it a day after Lady R ‘misimpression’

US ambassador to SA uses false diasporic solidarity with Africa to champion pro-US interests

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Election risk to the rand could keep Reserve Bank cautious

Monetary policy committee expected to hold interest rates yet again

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Cyril Ramaphosa ropes in SABC in last-ditch election pitch

In a controversial move the president uses a TV address on Sunday night to hail ANC's achievements ahead of SA's election

Ackerman family to relinquish control of Pick n Pay

The group’s mainstay chair, Gareth Ackerman, will step down in 2025 after serving 14 years in the role

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Rand slips slightly as busy election week begins

On Thursday, the MPC concludes its meeting and governor Lesetja Kganyago will announce the interest rate decision

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Investec backs ANC-led government to calm markets after polls

But a more fragmented parliament will complicate financial stabilisation, says Capital Economics

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JPMorgan’s love affair with Capitec flourishes

American finance supermajor spends billions of rand increasing its stake in Capitec

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Nedbank CIB spurs healthcare revolution in Zambia

SPONSORED | Bank partners with NMSI on a groundbreaking initiative providing rural communities with more than 100 mini hospitals and job opportunities

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SA’s only private coal-fired power station attracts new investors

Competition Commission approves purchase of Aldwych by Harith InfraCo

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NEWS ANALYSIS: Labour hails prospect of more stability in councils

Proposed legislation could help improve services and the functioning of coalition-run councils

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Casting of special votes disrupted by taxi protest in Mthatha

Luyolo Mkentane

The IEC has designated Monday and Tuesday as days for the casting of special votes across SA

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BMW unveils stunning Concept Skytop at Villa d’Este concours

Motoring Staff

BMW is showcasing its one-off Concept Skytop

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MTN to offer another 7% to Ugandan investors

MTN has been localising ownership in a number of its operating countries to comply with licensing requirements

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It’s time for the family to step back, says Gareth Ackerman

Alexander Parker

The departing chair says struggling retail giant Pick n Pay needs ‘a total refresh’

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Alexander Parker Business Day Editor-in-Chief

ALEXANDER PARKER: Act with intelligence and vote for competent MPs

Some small parties do not seem to offer much beyond invective and demagoguery

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MXOLISI MGOJO: This is what the government should target to ensure prosperity after polls

Any administration should meet the minimum requirements of constitutional conduct and be determined to fix the severe crises

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LETTER: Get behind MPC

Multiparty charter has a chance to change the game

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