Paddy Harper

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What NDZ stands for

Soundbites are plentiful on the Dlamini-Zuma campaign trail, but real conversations are rare

KZN ANC gives Mantashe the finger

Ahead of the NEC meeting to decide its fate, the provincial body has lodged an appeal regardless

Hamba kahle Mntungwa, a militant diplomat of note

'Khumalo knew the legislature, and the people in it, like the back of his hand, finessing documents and politicians with ease and grace'

KZN braces for another ANC standoff

Party factions are playing it cool ahead of the NEC meeting on the province’s leadership crisis

Better late than dead as NDZ enlivens funeral indaba

'In KwaZulu-Natal the death industry is big money. Party election war chests need money'

ANC killings were ‘hits by a party faction’

Leaders were assassinated in a takeover plot, the SACP has told the KwaZulu-Natal inquiry

Senzo Mchunu gives explosive details on KZN killings

The former KwaZulu-Natal premier described the manipulation of selecting councillors by the dominant faction in the ANC as 'highly involved rot'

IFP accuses the ANC of using the NFP to fight a proxy war against it

IFP national chairperson Blessed Gwala made these allegations in a submission to the Moerane Commission into political killings in KZN.

ANCYL in KZN backtracks on defiant stance and Ukahlamba Regional Conference canned

The province’s Ukahlamba regional conference — scheduled to be held this weekend — has been put on ice pending the outcome of Friday’s meeting

One of Sindiso Magaqa’s assassins identified, second suspect still at large

Hawks spokesperson Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi said today that they are now searching for a second suspect.

‘Magaqa died because he did not approve of looting’

Sihle Zikalala said Magaqa and his comrades had caused a 'strategic shift’ in the ’very conservative’ ANC in 2012

The day the hyphen began shifting for KwaZulu-Natal’s ANC

'Maybe Biko’s thoughts and his legacy make the ANC as nervous as they did the Nats'

Press Releases

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'

Secure your business from cyber threats

Many business-grade security systems now have built-in learning systems and AI to help businesses stay up to date with protection

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