Michael Hann

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Pope Francis releases weird debut album

The mix of prog rock, hymns and vocals on Wake Up! sounds like the kind of album that crate diggers, kitsch lovers and sample seekers will cherish.

Loss to Palace diminishes Man City’s title hopes

Man City have spent £327-million since 2011 but much has gone on assembling a disjointed and ageing squad which urgently needs of a major overhaul.

Footballer Evans released after serving half sentence for rape

The 25-year-old footballer served half his five-year sentence for rape and his old team is discussing the possibility of his return despite petitions.

Bolt takes Commonwealth gold

Usain Bolt gave Jamaica gold in the 4x100 metres on Saturday.

Barack Obama sings the blues

US President Barack Obama hit a high note when he succumbed to the cajoling of Mick Jagger and BB King at an event to mark Black History Month.

My week as a vegetarian

Confirmed carnivore Michael Hann eats meat every day -- so how did he fair in his bid to go green?

Press Releases

Yvonne Chetty: a passion for an efficient public sector and mentoring

'Being affiliated to a professional body such as SAICA makes providing expert guidance and support to my colleagues that much easier'

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

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