Eskom warns that power system will take up to 10 days to recover from strike

The utility says it will take time to reach full restoration because continuous processes at power plants were interrupted

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Where has all the dodgy polony gone? Here’s a concrete answer

An official says Tiger Brands’ potentially lethal processed meat was sent to a licensed healthcare risk waste treatment facility or a cement ...

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Gauteng MEC confirms unused special-needs school will be occupied soon

Gauteng MEC for infrastructure development Jacob Mamabolo says the Nokuthula Centre and Special School will finally be occupied from the second semester of 2018

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Bantu Holomisa files suit demanding suspension of PIC’s Dan Matjila

The UDM leader is calling for an independent investigation after claims that the PIC board doctored documents to exonerate Matjila

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Why Cyril Ramaphosa’s spy agency review rings alarm bell

Is the president effectively dealing with the state intelligence structure?

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Nhlanhla Nene reappoints Mark Kingon as acting SARS chief

The tax office veteran was appointed as acting SARS commissioner after Cyril Ramaphosa suspended Tom Moyane

Relief at UCT as law faculty retains its LLB accreditation

The Council for Higher Education, a quality regulator, had put the University of Cape Town on notice about flaws in its LLB offering

Save power, watch the World Cup with friends

Power utility Eskom gives a few tips on how to save power during the Fifa World Cup

New Mining Charter aims to bring stability, says Gwede Mantashe

Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe gives more details on the third iteration of the Mining Charter

updated 9 hours ago
Electricity supply tight, warns Eskom

With incoming cold weather‚ power utility anticipates added pressure on the system and calls on consumers to use electricity efficiently

Mcebisi Jonas says being fired was ‘the greatest thing’

Former deputy finance minister launches tirade on state capture, outlining the damage it did to the citizens, government and economy of the country

Report shows extent of Gupta-linked Trillian’s hold over Transnet

The state-owned rail company allowed Gupta-linked Trillian to use workers’ pension fund to hedge major deals, report notes

updated 9 hours ago
Eskom 0% wage increase offer is ‘off the table’, says Gordhan

Gordhan says negotiations over salary increases will resume ‘with immediate effect’

Cyril Ramaphosa says land redistribution is key to growth and development

Noting that the economic potential of SA’s land has been ‘constrained’, he says vacant land in the centres of cities and towns should be ...

New Mining Charter released, with new BEE requirements

Boards must comprise 50% black South Africans, 20% of which must be black women — and then there's trickle dividends

Mayihlome Tshwete resigns as home affairs department spokesperson

Tshwete, who served as Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba’s spokesperson, will leave the department at the end of June

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