Gigaba to sell change of ANC leadership at WEF

21 January 2018, 5:26 PM
Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba says the South African delegation to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, will emphasise to investors that the African National Congress has changed as the country's governing party.
Oxfam releases shocking wealth inequality report 22 January 2018, 8:07 PM

A new oxfam report has found that 82% of the wealth generated in 2017 went to the richest 1% of the global population.

Rand strengthens as govt promises to root out corruption 22 January 2018, 7:44 PM

The rand continues to power ahead in value against the dollar. It strengthened by 11 cents on Monday to R12,06.

EFF welcomes NPA’s move to seize Gupta-linked dairy farm 22 January 2018, 4:32 PM

EFF in the Free State says it is pleased with the Assets Forfeiture Unit's move to seize the controversial dairy farm in Vrede after obtaining a court order.

EC ANC leadership warns poor performing municipalities 22 January 2018, 3:32 PM

The ANC in the Eastern Cape has summoned all mayors of the poorly performing municipalities in the province to appear before the provincial leadership at the party provincial headquarters in King William’s Town. This comes after the PEC has expressed concern about the performance of municipalities like Mnquma, Amathole, Raymond Mhlaba and other newly-established municipalities […]

Northern Cape meeting aims to tackle illegal mining 22 January 2018, 12:30 PM

Mineral Resources Deputy Minister Godfrey Oliphant will meet with Northern Cape premier Sylvia Lucas and illegal miners or the so-called Zama Zamas in an effort to deal with the ongoing illegal mining in the province.

Eskom’s new board must clean up mess: Abedian 22 January 2018, 10:14 AM

Economist Iraj Abedian says corruption at Eskom started as far back as when the current Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba was in the Public Enterprises portfolio. Government appointed a new board at Eskom with Telkom Chairperson Jabu Mabuza as the power utility’s new chairperson. Mabuza has replaced Zithembe Khoza who has resigned. The new board includes prominent […]

SA serious about growing economy: Gigaba 22 January 2018, 6:16 AM

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba says government’s decisive action at Eskom is aimed at showing investors that South Africa is serious about growing its economy.

Parliamentary inquiry into Eskom resumes on Monday 21 January 2018, 8:45 PM

The parliamentary inquiry into corporate governance at Eskom resumes on Monday.

Eskom board appointment will help rebuild confidence 21 January 2018, 3:22 PM

The appointment of a new board of directors for power utility Eskom will go a long way towards rebuilding confidence in the leadership in South Africa and in the economy, the Basa said on Sunday.

BLSA welcomes new Eskom board appointment 21 January 2018, 9:36 AM

Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) has welcomed the appointment of the new board at Eskom saying it reflects government's commitment to transform state-owned entities.