February 22, 2017

Replacing the finance minister, or his deputy, would carry a heavy cost

Many see the decision by South Africa’s governing African National Congress to send the disgraced former CEO of the power utility Eskom to parliament as the precursor to another attack on the National Treasury and to remove finance minister Pravin Gordhan.
February 21, 2017

Zuma pays tribute to Mendi victims

President Jacob Zuma has presided over a moving ceremony to “restore the dignity” of the more than 600 mainly black soldiers who died during the sinking of the SS Mendi during World War I.
February 21, 2017

I’m not calling the shots – Nomvula’s ‘Ben10’

The young lawyer who is allegedly romantically involved with Nomvula Mokonyane has denied being that close to the controversial minister of water affairs and sanitation except on a professional level.
February 21, 2017

Makhura still dodging Esidimeni tragedy fallout

Aware that the tragedy of the deaths of 94 people after the Life Esidimeni transfer saga might define his term, Gauteng premier David Makhura used his state of the province address to extend a hand to their families and to distance his government fro

February 19 2017

Love 2 Meet