Gaye Davis

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In Lusaka, wary exiles dared to hope

Elation was tempered by fear and the sense that the unbanning was real came only when Mandela was released.

Kriel shot in back, says pathologist

Ashley Kriel was shot in the back at point-blank range, according to an autopsy report by a private pathologist.

School boycotts flare

Thousands of Western Cape students stayed away from school yesterday in widespread action not seen in the region since the '85 class boycotts.

Tension soars as police swoop on Cape Town shacks

Inside KTC, residents told the Weekly Mail how police and kitskonstabels had entered and searched their homes yesterday morning.

There’s much more to Cape Town than Clifton

Gaye Davis advises on the Cape Town that lies outside the tourist traps

Squeak up, comrade, or we’ll tell on you

Prominent Cape activist Vincent Diba has experienced harassment before.

Ramphele takes up the UCT challenge

Dr Mamphela Ramphele has been appointed at the deputy vice-chancellor of UCT.

Writer’s free. Her paper’s not

Grassroots journalist Veliswa Mhlawuli emerged from five months detention last week to learn her newspaper had been banned for three months.

‘Peace movement’ has begun, says released Toms

The solitary martyr is no longer alone. Conscientious objector Ivan Toms has been joined by others.

UCT students out on bail

The five students were released on bail of R50 each.

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Full-time Johannesburg-based CEO required for HI HOPES

An entrepreneurial, business-minded, impact-driven individual is sought to lead the organisation as it looks to scale and grow

Balwin properties and Absa launch South Africa’s first green home loan

Balwin Properties’ Edge registration of over 16 000 units was a global first, covering more homes than any single property developer in the world to date

Young professional gets a career boost from PSETA

SAICA makes ongoing efforts to encourage the professionalisation of financial offices in private and public sector organisations

Colgate-Palmolive South Africa donates one million bars of soap

The combination of limited access to quality soap and a lack of knowledge of how to properly wash hands is a challenge in many vulnerable communities

Cheque value bundles – real value

Most people do not pay much attention to what bank account they have and whether or not it is suited to their daily realities

Absa Rewards puts cash in your pocket

In addition to the cash benefits, you will receive special offers and exclusive deals from selected Absa Rewards partners

Municipal audit outcomes reveal public sector financial management must be professionalised

SAICA calls for a review of the mandatory minimum skills and qualifications required for all key financial management positions within the public sector

Eleven ways to protect yourself against fraud

While financial services firms work continuously to improve security, fraudsters are always devising new plans to circumvent the latest safety measures

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