Lloyd Gedye

Lloyd Gedye is a freelance journalist and one of the founders of The Con.

White genocide: How the big lie spread to the US and beyond

The radical right takes credit for alerting the world to the alleged persecution of white people in South Africa

For sonic explorers

It was another great year for music. Lloyd Gedye picks 10 albums that soundtracked his year

MultiChoice: Bully boy or dirty player?

The pay-TV service admits it lobbied e.tv to drop its encryption agenda but denies resorting to bribery

Does Oppenheimer say it all?

Sycophants are everywhere to be found but it’s the words of the man himself and the empire he ruled that reveal his true nature

Computicket hauled over the coals

The ticketing service bullied vendors into signing exclusivity pacts, the Competition Tribunal hears

Musician. Teacher. Raconteur

Lloyd Gedye pays ­tribute to the late, great jazz musician and ­educator, Johnny Mekoa

Dismay over ‘missing’ Mendi medals

The centenary was ‘soulless’ after plans to give medals to 607 soldiers were shelved

A hundred years later, no medals for 607 drowned soldiers

The soldiers who drowned on the SS Mendi in 1917 were supposed to be honoured with medals of honour in February. The president never signed the order.

Reliving West African highlife

A music professor at a Ghanaian university has brought to life the pioneers of highlife music that emerged in the 1920s and evolved.

Your top 10 picks for new SABC board

It’s not a scientific poll, but here’s the public’s choice of candidates to run the public broadcaster

​Got old plastic? Here’s how to cash in on your unwanted vinyl

There’s money to be made from records and most transactions take place online.

It’s high noon for beleaguered SAA as Zuma and Gordhan face off

The airline is facing collapse, and all eyes are on the presidency and treasury to see who blinks first.

Press Releases

Itec serves up high-tech integrated surveillance system for family food company

The system includes facial recognition software and a thermal screening solution that will provide instant temperature screening of all employees

Transport Month

An infrastructure-led recovery will help to stimulate demand in the South African economy, which is vital post the Covid-19 pandemic

Limpopo’s Economic Recovery Plan to fight Covid-19 impact

Billions have been set aside to help farmers and industries get back on their feet as part of the Limpopo Socio-Economic Recovery Plan

Disrupt the corrupt

Whistle-blowers should be seen as real heroes in the fight against corruption and we need a change in culture for this to happen

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

The financial decisions made during your life journey, and their impact on your retirement outcome

The longer you save towards retirement the larger your retirement savings are expected to be due to the effect of compounding interest

In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

'Make interest rates zero and inflation goes up and then people save less – we need savings to fund investment in this country'

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