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Sarah Evans

Sarah Evans

Sarah Evans interned at the Diamond Fields Advertiser in Kimberley for three years before completing an internship at the Mail & Guardian Centre for Investigative Journalism (amaBhungane). She went on to work as a Mail & Guardian news reporter with areas of interest including crime, law, governance and the nexus between business and politics. 
Elections set for May, final registration weekend in January — IEC
Elections set for May, final registration weekend in January — IEC
The 2019 elections will take place on May 8, 15, 22, or 29, while the final voter registration weekend will take place at the end of January, the...
EFF denies AfriForum asset forfeiture claims
EFF denies AfriForum asset forfeiture claims
The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) party says it has not been formally notified by a court sheriff that its assets — and those of its leader...
No political campaign against Gigaba, says public enterprises committee chair
No political campaign against Gigaba, says public enterprises committee chair
The portfolio committee on public enterprises has rejected claims by Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba that its members are part of a political...
Gigaba says tape of 'sexual nature' used in blackmail attempts against him
Gigaba says tape of 'sexual nature' used in blackmail attempts against him
Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has revealed that a tape containing material "of a sexual nature" is circulating in political circles and has...
Presidency denies Ramaphosa's knowledge of VBS looting
Presidency denies Ramaphosa's knowledge of VBS looting
The Presidency "categorically rejects" allegations that President Cyril Ramaphosa knew about corruption at VBS Mutual Bank but did not take action,...
Sassa farce attempts the unworkable
Sassa farce attempts the unworkable
Over three days next week, the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) and its supplier, Cash Paymaster Services (CPS), must achieve an...
Arms deal report in Zuma’s hands
Arms deal report in Zuma’s hands
The arms deal commission of inquiry’s findings are known only to President Jacob Zuma, for now. He received its final report on December 30 last...
Municipalities cautiously welcome Van Rooyen
Municipalities cautiously welcome Van Rooyen
Unlike the storm that followed his appointment as finance minister, the announcement that Des van Rooyen is now the minister of co-operative...
M&G interviews David van Rooyen's Twitter imposter
M&G interviews David van Rooyen's Twitter imposter
In what would prove to be his first and last official media statement, former finance minister (for four long and economically significant days)...
Van Rooyen focused on assisting local government
Van Rooyen focused on assisting local government
Newly appointed minister of co-operative governance and traditional affairs (Cogta), David Van Rooyen, says his department is focused on assisting...