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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. 
    Nene resigns as MP
    Nene resigns as MP
    ANC chief whip Jackson Mthembu has confirmed Nhlanhla Nene’s resignation as a member of Parliament.
    China’s uncertainties rattle Tencent
    China’s uncertainties rattle Tencent
    Chinese conglomerate Tencent is under increasing pressure after losing 40% of its value since the beginning of the year. Mooted causes for the...
    VhaVenda king offers to pay back VBS money
    VhaVenda king offers to pay back VBS money
    Following the release of the Reserve Bank-commissioned “
    DA calls for President Ramaphosa to ‘come clean’
    DA calls for President Ramaphosa to ‘come clean’
    Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has called for President Cyril Ramaphosa to “come clean” and appear voluntarily before the commission...
    Tax ombud report: Millions recouped with ombud’s intervention
    Tax ombud report: Millions recouped with ombud’s intervention
    The Tax Ombud has helped the top ten taxpayers save approximately R450-million in the last year with its intervention in the South African Revenue...
    Bulgarian journalist Viktoria Marinova murdered
    Bulgarian journalist Viktoria Marinova murdered
    A broadcast journalist who had been investigating alleged corruption involving European Union funds has been found raped and murdered, but it is...
    Nene asks to be relieved of his duties — report
    Nene asks to be relieved of his duties — report
    Following a public apology for meeting the Gupta brothers at their Saxonwold home instead of a public place, Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has...
    Fuel pricing structure under review
    Fuel pricing structure under review
    The department of energy has started to review the fuel pricing formula, it emerged this week, as South Africans reeled from yet another round of...
    Wary consumers start saving
    Wary consumers start saving
    Banks are reporting an uptick in the number of new savings accounts but, although some customers might be saving, many continue to rely on...
    'Dros rapist': No bail application, pictures can be taken in court
    'Dros rapist': No bail application, pictures can be taken in court
    There will be no bail application for the accused in the Dros rape case and the accused may be photographed as the court is alive to “freedom of...
    Blow to consumers as fuel price hits historic high
    Blow to consumers as fuel price hits historic high
    September’s gentle fuel increase is a distant memory as motorists are set to be hit with a more than R1 increase from midnight on...
    Shoppers’ loyalty will save Woolies
    Shoppers’ loyalty will save Woolies
    A month after Woolworths Holdings released its dismal financial results, analysts have told shareholders not to give up on the retailer because it...