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Gershwin Wanneburg

Gershwin Wanneburg

    A 90-year-old revolutionary turned his back on the ANC and is standing for the EFF
    A 90-year-old revolutionary turned his back on the ANC and is standing for the EFF
    Most people are retired by the age of 90, or even decades before that. But Arnold Mthuthuzeli Specman is starting a new career in politics. The...
    'Speak out about your problems,' urges the EFF's polite and youngest candidate
    'Speak out about your problems,' urges the EFF's polite and youngest candidate
    Eighteen-year-old Sisonke Jaca is as demure as
    The Thuli Madonsela of the private sector offers leadership lessons for troubled times
    The Thuli Madonsela of the private sector offers leadership lessons for troubled times
    You could call her the Thuli Madonsela of the private sector....
    Cell C sees 'outstanding' revenue growth
    Cell C sees 'outstanding' revenue growth
    Cellphone operator Cell C expects full-year core profit to rise by over 30% as a turn-around plan pays off, its chief financial officer said on...
    SA mines make slow progress in restarting
    SA mines make slow progress in restarting
    South African mines made slow progress in bringing back production on Friday after Eskom allowed them to make only limited increases to their...
    Mbeki, Zuma fight it out in damaging race
    Mbeki, Zuma fight it out in damaging race
    The battle to lead the ruling African National Congress (ANC) has boiled down to President Thabo Mbeki and his former deputy, Jacob Zuma, in a...
    Rugby fever grips SA, England
    Rugby fever grips SA, England
    As a wax model of English rugby star Jonny Wilkinson joined the statue of national hero Horatio Nelson in London's Trafalgar Square, attention in...
    Manuel says SA should weather market turmoil
    Manuel says SA should weather market turmoil
    South Africa's solid economic fundamentals should help it weather current turmoil in global financial markets, Finance Minister Trevor Manuel said...
    Adriaan Vlok spared jail
    Adriaan Vlok spared jail
    South African hard-line apartheid-era minister of law and order Adriaan Vlok and four co-accused received suspended sentences on Friday after...
    SA sees spike in power costs
    SA sees spike in power costs
    South African electricity tariffs are likely to keep rising steeply as the country tries to fund a massive spending programme to upgrade its power...
    Africa's big four could power continent, says researcher
    Africa's big four could power continent, says researcher
    Africa's four biggest economic powers could become an engine for regional growth in the same way that emerging market giants Brazil, Russia, India...
    Africa's 'state-backed' homophobia
    Africa's 'state-backed' homophobia
    African gay activists this week protested against "state-sponsored" homophobia, saying authorities tacitly condone their persecution across the...