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Thebe Mabanga

Thebe Mabanga

    Tourist paradise, investor hotspot
    Tourist paradise, investor hotspot
    Limpopo has long been a haven for wildlife lovers and hunters, adventure enthusiasts, culture creatures, twitchers (bird watchers) and those...
    Roads Agency turns a corner
    Roads Agency turns a corner
    The Roads Agency Limpopo (RAL) has delivered a significantly improved performance over the past financial year and, under the stewardship of a...
    Limpopo: Perfectly positioned to grow the southern African region
    Limpopo: Perfectly positioned to grow the southern African region
    The Limpopo province aims to exploit its status as a regional hub for southern Africa and to boost its own economic development. This ambition was...
    Infrastructure essential for Limpopo’s continued growth
    Infrastructure essential for Limpopo’s continued growth
    Strengthening governance and curbing corruption while addressing skills shortages, especially among the youth, are two of the number of key steps...
    Unlocking opportunities for all players, big and small
    Unlocking opportunities for all players, big and small
    Limpopo government and big business should do more to support small, medium and micro-sized enterprises (SMMEs) if the province is to increase its...
    Building Limpopo's small businesses
    Building Limpopo's small businesses
    The Limpopo Economic Development Agency (Leda) has been tasked with ensuring that small businesses in the province meet the standards that will...
    Limpopo plans to rise to the challenge
    Limpopo plans to rise to the challenge
    The Limpopo government has set itself the target of raising the province’s contribution to South Africa’s GDP from the current level of 7%...
    Rising to the leadership challenge
    Rising to the leadership challenge
    Increasing its contribution to the national economy, raising its skills level and reducing dependence on primary industries of mining and...
    Running a tight ship
    Running a tight ship
    The Limpopo government faces the challenge of having to fund growth needs such as infrastructure development while also attending to policy...
    South Africa's greengrocer, butcher and grain merchant
    South Africa's greengrocer, butcher and grain merchant
    The Limpopo province is without a doubt South Africa’s greengrocer, supplying three-quarters of the country’s mangoes and two-thirds of its...
    Unlike Trevor Manuel, Pravin Gordhan cannot retire
    Unlike Trevor Manuel, Pravin Gordhan cannot retire
    It is the height of irony indeed. The elements of the ruling tripartite alliance, especially those within the South African Communist Party (SACP)...
    Maile ready to confront Gauteng’s growth challenges
    Maile ready to confront Gauteng’s growth challenges
    Gauteng may be the economic hub of the country but much of the economy — across all sectors — is in the hands of no more than...