EDITOR’S LUNCHBOX: Presenting the 25th Academy of Political Dark Arts and Sophistry Awards
The subtext of Cyril Ramaphosa’s Eskom doublespeak is, no matter how you spin it, that there will be job losses
Stories of Note
Bytes from the digital world
Eskom chair Jabu Mabuza has told the Zondo commission how former executives leaked confidential information to Gupta associate Salim Essa.
Suspended deputy director of public prosecutions Nomgcobo Jiba says she would not have been able to protect Jacob Zuma from prosecution, despite allegations of a close relationship with the former president.
In My Opinion
Matters of debate
We do not have a strong movie industry in SA, but we do have a lot of political actors, inspiring Tom Eaton to hand out awards for some of exceptional recent performances.
Carol Paton warns ANC politicians that by saying different things to different people, they are sowing confusion and eroding trust.
The long and the short of the markets
Iqbal Survé’s Ayo Technology says it has not yet received an order from a government regulator to hand back R4.3bn to the Public Investment Corporation.
The main lesson other cellphone networks are likely to take from Vodacom’s latest marketing fiasco is to never explain charges clearly on their websites.