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Gemma Ritchie

Gemma Ritchie

Gemma Ritchie works in the Mail & Guardian's online department. She majored in English Literature at a small liberal arts college in the USA. 
    Former correctional services boss Mti released on bail
    Former correctional services boss Mti released on bail
    Former correctional services commissioner Linda Mti was flown up from the Eastern Cape to make an appearance at the Specialised Commercial Crimes...
    Judge in Omotoso case recuses himself
    Judge in Omotoso case recuses himself
    Judge Mandela Makaula recused himself from the rape trial of televangelist Timothy Omotoso on Wednesday.
    International case may set precedent in rand-rigging battle
    International case may set precedent in rand-rigging battle
    The Competition Commission said it will consider the recent settlement between banking group Standard Chartered and US authorities in its own case...
    Hawks act on Bosasa allegations, arrest Agrizzi and several others
    Hawks act on Bosasa allegations, arrest Agrizzi and several others
    Seven suspects, including former Bosasa chief operating officer Angelo Agrizzi, were arrested on Wednesday on allegations relating to corruption,...
    Student fatally shot in DUT protests
    Student fatally shot in DUT protests
    A student at Durban University of Technology (DUT) was shot and killed on Tuesday night.
    Varsity disruptions as students protest financial exclusion, accommodation shortages
    Varsity disruptions as students protest financial exclusion, accommodation shortages
    Student leaders at the University of the Witwatersrand have embarked on a hunger strike, the latest in a series of protests at South African...
    Corruption memo to Ramaphosa a foreign embassy faux pas — Dirco
    Corruption memo to Ramaphosa a foreign embassy faux pas — Dirco
    A memorandum signed by five embassies — the United States, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Germany and Switzerland — has called...
    DA announces new Tshwane mayoral candidate
    DA announces new Tshwane mayoral candidate
    The Democratic Alliance announced on Sunday afternoon that Stevens Mokgalapa...
    Eskom secures a R15bn loan
    Eskom secures a R15bn loan
    Debt-laden Eskom has secured a R15-billion loan.
    SA motor industry’s sweet deal
    SA motor industry’s sweet deal
    If you go through the 2018 budget, you will find that the category that costs the fiscus most in terms of tax forgone is zero rating on foods. This...
    Who’s to blame for dying flamingos?
    Who’s to blame for dying flamingos?
    Reports of thousands of flamingos being shipped across South Africa — courtesy of local mining company Kimberley Epaka Mining JV (KEM-JV)...
    What’s next for Maria Ramos?
    What’s next for Maria Ramos?
    After leading Absa for a decade, Maria Ramos announced on Tuesday that she would retire at the end of February.