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Gillian Jones

Gillian Jones

    National minimum wage a moot point at Cosatu conference
    National minimum wage a moot point at Cosatu conference
    Congress of South African Trade Union (Cosatu) will discuss implementing a national minimum wage in all sectors, at its congress starting on...
    Shadow of Marikana hangs over Cosatu congress
    Shadow of Marikana hangs over Cosatu congress
    "Marikana is going to overshadow the whole proceedings," said political author William Gumede.
    Breytenbach: NPA wants new inquiry chair
    Breytenbach: NPA wants new inquiry chair
    "There will be an application that will be brought for the appointment of a new chairperson," William Makhari told the hearing in...
    Questions raised over job seekers' grant
    Questions raised over job seekers' grant
    The ANC's proposed job seekers' grant has been met with far less enthusiasm than the abandoned youth employment subsidy....
    Lawyer argues Mdluli linked to Breytenbach's suspension
    Lawyer argues Mdluli linked to Breytenbach's suspension
    "It happened at the same time as
    Zuma calls for citizens to build 'the South African vision'
    Zuma calls for citizens to build 'the South African vision'
    "Every citizen became an ambassador of our beautiful country," he told the national social cohesion summit in Soweto on Wednesday.
    Minister defends South Africa's $2-billion IMF loan
    Minister defends South Africa's $2-billion IMF loan
    "This pledge by Brics countries is in line with the provision to transform institutions of global governance," she told the ANC Progressive...
    'Mangaung must be a turning point'
    'Mangaung must be a turning point'
    The ANC recognises it is facing a "crisis of credibility" and needs to find a solution at its policy conference this week.
    Netshitenzhe: ANC not living up to the values of the struggle
    Netshitenzhe: ANC not living up to the values of the struggle
    "The fundamental implication of these social dynamics is that the changing class structure within the black community ... happens because of...
    ANC Youth League calls for changes in Constitution
    ANC Youth League calls for changes in Constitution
    "All our issues are locked there in section 25 of the Constitution," league deputy president Ronald Lamola told reporters in Centurion, Pretoria....
    Cosatu doubts effectiveness of govt e-toll bid
    Cosatu doubts effectiveness of govt e-toll bid
    "We have no doubt that the government is going to learn the hard way again with the Constitutional Court when it fails in this application," Vavi...
    ANC policy papers show discontent with world bodies
    ANC policy papers show discontent with world bodies
    The United Nations, the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) must be reformed, according to an ANC discussion document on international relations....