READ IN FULL: Ramaphosa announces eased restrictions

The president announces that the whole country will move to lockdown level 3

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Busisiwe Mkhwebane risks being caught in a web of contradictions

Affidavits before different courts reveal inconsistencies that could add to the public protector’s difficulties with an inquiry by MPs

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POLITICAL WEEK AHEAD: DA to propose mechanism to monitor Covid-19 relief funds

DA argues the Disaster Management Act is invalid and questions the stringent measures the government has put in place

ECONOMIC WEEK AHEAD: Producer inflation likely to have slowed due to falling oil prices

PPI is expected to have decreased to 3.5% year on year in March from 4.5% in February

EDITORIAL: Glenda Gray saga shows the damage bullies inflict

Heavy-handed officials undercut the common ground diplomatically prepared by the president and health minister

How overfishing is threatening SA's shark eco-tourism industry

Experts say the government is ignoring science and dragging its feet in the face of a crisis

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Despite cabinet support, the public and eight Tory backbench MPs have called for the senior adviser to resign or be sacked

UAE assists NPA’s Estina corruption probe

Middle East country is yet to ratify an extradition treaty that bring the Guptas to trial

BHEKI NTSHALINTSHALI: Business must accept that ensuring workers’ safety is inviolable

If taxpayers’ money is going to be used to help businesses, those firms need to agree to a moratorium on retrenchments, writes Bheki Ntshalintshali

WATCH: Cyril Ramaphosa updates the nation on Covid-19 response

Address follows president’s previous public statement that government plans to lower restrictions from June

Auditor-general to monitor disbursement of Covid-19 relief funds

Kimi Makwetu’s office will be checking that no fraud or corruption has taken place

PETER ATTARD MONTALTO: A green economic recovery is being offered on a plate, Mr President

The state needs to urgently push reforms so that the private sector can deliver renewable energy

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Derek Hanekom throws down the gauntlet to Jacob Zuma over defamation tweet

Former president gets a deadline while his lawyers look to the Constitutional Court

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Professionals rally behind Glenda Gray over lockdown criticisms

Medical, scientific and academic experts condemn the threat of a probe against the Medical Research Council president

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