Concerns that the Fed will have to wrestle with elevated inflation for a long time slowed this week’s rally
Given the prospect of a new governing coalition taking the reins in 2024, they should get to work on formulating a stance
The state-owned ports operator is seeks private investment to expand Durban and Ngqura port facilities
The ruling party gathering hit by litigation and a breach of security allegedly leading to the cloning of delegates’ tags
State-owned oil group reports income rose to $48.4bn in the second quarter from $25.5bn a year earlier
Consumer finances crumble under the pressure of rising prices and interest rates, Unisa vulnerability report shows
Group homes in on home deliveries trend and hopes to supply electricity to Eskom
Confusion over vote tallying in the media and the slow pace of progress by the electoral commission have fed anxiety in Kenya
Reece James seemed to have sealed the points for the hosts with a 77th-minute goal, but the striker scored in stoppage time
Rushdie’s condition is not immediately known
It is entirely fitting that the ANC’s ability to hold on to power is now under threat due to the same inadequacies that it has inflicted on the government and the country: ineptitude of deployed staff and leaders; infighting that paralyses processes and decisions; and an inability to make the hard decisions necessary to live within its means.
It is not clear yet how the issue of reopening candidates lists will be resolved. While the Electoral Commission of SA (IEC) has said it will restart the entire process, allowing candidate registration to reopen, the DA is set to challenge this in court, so it may be a little while before we know. While it is probable that the ANC is saved this time by the IEC, whose decision does look rational, it has come too close to disaster to continue with business as usual...
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