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Give us more time to serve you, Panyaza Lesufi tells Gauteng residents

Premier and ANC provincial chair says he needs more time to continue his work in the province

8 hours ago
MARKET WRAP: Rand weaker as markets eye election

Friday will bring investors fresh insights on the direction of US inflation and interest rates

10 hours ago
Cyril Ramaphosa denies using Sunday speech to promote ANC

President Cyril Ramaphosa has defended his Sunday address to the nation, s

IEC allows voters extra time but rules out second polling day

All voters still queuing will be helped, says chief electoral officer Sy Mamabolo

7 hours ago
S’bu Ndebele and John Steenhuisen vote at Durban school

The DA leader said he was optimistic about voter turnout and that it was a sign of ‘good things to come’

Botswana wants quick separation of De Beers from Anglo, says Masisi

President says Botswana does want to see a hostile takeover

updated 9 hours ago
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

Bantu Holomisa casts his vote at last

Officials turned the UDM leader away earlier on Wednesday, saying his name was not on the voters roll

Diepsloot residents dodge sewage puddles on way to vote

Due to delays in delivering stationery and the voters' roll, the gates finally opened at 7.40am — 40 minutes after they were meant to

JONATHAN COOK: Failure to embrace diversity brings painful lessons repeats

When we turn difference into judgmental labels, we defend ourselves against diversity rather than enjoying it

Southern African states make fresh pitch to trade $1bn ivory stockpile

Five countries making up the Kaza conservation area have been pushing for the lifting of a ban on ivory sales

9 hours ago
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

Ayo Technology expects to narrow losses but shares slide

Group says it reduced operating expenditure by implementing cost-saving initiatives

Supreme Court again rejects medical scheme regulator in low cost cover case

The BHF hopes the documents will reveal why the council took so long to finalise its position on low-cost benefit options

Spear completes sale of Liberty Life Building to Capitec Bank

Proceeds are being used to settle debt and for the Emira Western Cape property acquisition

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Eastern Cape IEC officials quit amid intimidation claims


Police have had to take over the running of the two stations, which only opened at 2.30pm

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MARKET WRAP: Rand weaker as markets eye election

Lindiwe Tsobo

Friday will bring investors fresh insights on the direction of US inflation and interest rates

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BHP walks away from Anglo deal

Clara Denina, Felix Njini and Melanie Burton

BHP confirms it has not been able to reach an agreement on its Anglo offer

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IEC expects a 66% voter turnout

Thando Maeko

The number of voters is likely to be 20.1% higher than for the 2021 local and provincial elections

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views & analysis

KATE THOMPSON DAVY: Did Google kill search, and will it take news media down with it?

CEO says Google Search will generate its own answers to questions using its AI model Gemini

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MAMOKETE LIJANE: Reforms and policy continuity could drive post-election growth

Terrain for SA assets is constructive and positive momentum may be substantial

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CLYDE RUSSELL: Lack of oomph in iron ore prices despite stimulus from China

China has taken steps to boost its struggling property sector with about $138bn in new property funding

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