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Shoks Mzolo

Shoks Mzolo

    ​Languages speak of shared pasts
    ​Languages speak of shared pasts
    Western Zimbabwe sounds like South Africa’s Limpopo and Northern Cape provinces.
    Thaba Bosiu: Where the mountain is king
    Thaba Bosiu: Where the mountain is king
    The gnawing hunger for lore and history wins the day. That’s what takes me one July morning to Thaba Bosiu, Lesotho’s national shrine....
    Telkom blamed for insincere offer
    Telkom blamed for insincere offer
    Trade unions in a wage dispute with Telkom on Monday accused it of making a revised offer in bad faith, after it emerged that the phone company had...
    Sekunjalo snaps up top BEE award
    Sekunjalo snaps up top BEE award
    Listed Cape Town-based Sekunjalo Investments on Wednesday received the Financial Mail Top Empowerment Companies Award, which is conducted in...
    Spend more on social services, urge unions
    Spend more on social services, urge unions
    While calling for increased expenditure on social services such as health and education, which they argue would result in affordable or free...
    Transnet strike postponed in Eastern Cape
    Transnet strike postponed in Eastern Cape
    Trade unions locked in a dispute with state-owned Transnet over restructuring have postponed their strike in the Eastern Cape until Friday to give...
    Transnet unions to march on Parliament
    Transnet unions to march on Parliament
    While negotiations are under way to resolve the impasse at state-held Transnet over its restructuring, three unions -- representing more than...
    People's Budget coalition unveils proposals
    People's Budget coalition unveils proposals
    Extending the basic income grant (BIG) to all citizens and a halt on cutting personal and company taxes are some of the Budget 2006/07 proposals...
    Unions hand memorandum to Transnet
    Unions hand memorandum to Transnet
    As the strike by Transnet employees in KwaZulu-Natal ended on Wednesday, four trade unions handed over a memorandum to Transnet management.
    Govt should 'halve unemployment by 2014'
    Govt should 'halve unemployment by 2014'
    The negligible rise in the country's employment rate is "a cause for great concern", Minister of Labour Membathisi Mdladlana said on Wednesday.
    Gold up slightly in volatile trade
    Gold up slightly in volatile trade
    Gold was higher in choppy and highly liquid trade on Wednesday afternoon amid a firmer euro. At 2.46pm, gold was quoted at $544,20 a troy ounce, up...
    New year may bring lower phone bills
    New year may bring lower phone bills
    While 2005 brought deregulation and the licensing of the second national operator (SNO), South African telecommunications users are set to...