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Michael Hamlyn

Michael Hamlyn

    DA lays charges against Yengeni over directorships
    DA lays charges against Yengeni over directorships
    The Democratic Alliance (DA) said on Monday that it has laid charges for breach of the Companies Act against the former chief whip of the African...
    Zille blames 'cadre deployment' for arms cover-up
    Zille blames 'cadre deployment' for arms cover-up
    Noting that this week the Hawks announced they were shutting down the arms-deal investigation, and that there was no public outcry, the leader of...
    DA accuses ANC of 'nationalisation by stealth'
    DA accuses ANC of 'nationalisation by stealth'
    There is little doubt, according to the opposition Democratic Alliance (DA), that the African National Congress (ANC) is trying to advance its...
    DA complains about delays in hearing Zuma case
    DA complains about delays in hearing Zuma case
    The Democratic Alliance (DA) complained on Tuesday that its application to have the decision to drop a corruption case against President Jacob Zuma...
    Cope tussle: Combat by press release
    Cope tussle: Combat by press release
    Both sides in the war dividing the Congress of the People (Cope) say they will obey the courts, but while the supporters of Mosiuoa Lekota, the...
    Cabinet sets up team to foil xenophobic attacks
    Cabinet sets up team to foil xenophobic attacks
    Cabinet ministers have spent some time this week worrying about the damage that may be done to South Africa's reputation if service delivery...
    Zuma admits short-term planning has hampered SA
    Zuma admits short-term planning has hampered SA
    Addressing the inaugural session of the National Planning Commission at the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Tuesday, President Jacob Zuma admitted...
    DA urges Zuma to apologise over late declaration
    DA urges Zuma to apologise over late declaration
    The Democratic Alliance (DA) is calling on President Jacob Zuma to apologise for his transgression in failing to declare his interests on time....
    Service delivery: 'It can't be business as usual'
    Service delivery: 'It can't be business as usual'
    In four years' time, President Jacob Zuma warned the country's top civil servants on Friday, the country will have completed 20 years of freedom....
    Zille: Zuma caught in a 'corruption gridlock'
    Zille: Zuma caught in a 'corruption gridlock'
    According to Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Helen Zille, President Jacob Zuma cannot act against corruption in government because he is held in a...
    Patel's pension-funds plan shot down by Gordhan
    Patel's pension-funds plan shot down by Gordhan
    The suggestion made last month by Ebrahim Patel, the Economic Development Minister, that private pension funds be used to promote development,...
    Tax take is R8,1bn better than forecast
    Tax take is R8,1bn better than forecast
    Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan announced -- with some pride -- on Thursday that by midnight on Wednesday the revenue service had collected...