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Tshegofatso Mathe

Tshegofatso Mathe

Tshegofatso Mathe is a financial trainee journalist at the Mail & Guardian.
The heart of Maboneng beats on
The heart of Maboneng beats on
Parts of Maboneng, one of Johannesburg’s trendiest inner-city districts, will be up for auction this Monday, when as many as 18 of its buildings...
Survé keeping Independent Media afloat, PIC inquiry hears
Survé keeping Independent Media afloat, PIC inquiry hears
Media mogul Iqbal Survé wanted more money from the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) despite having received R4.3-billion from the state-owned...
Survé denies any personal relationship with Matjila
Survé denies any personal relationship with Matjila
Controversial media boss and businessman Iqbal Survé told the commission of inquiry into the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) on Tuesday he had...
GEPF was ‘uncomfortable’ with PIC’s Indy Media investment
GEPF was ‘uncomfortable’ with PIC’s Indy Media investment
On Monday, the judicial commission of inquiry investigating issues of impropriety at the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) heard that the...
Free debt review for the poor
Free debt review for the poor
Debt counselling is a way for consumers to dig themselves out of a debt trap but it does not come without costs.But thanks to pending legislative...
SA sugar industry outlook still sour
SA sugar industry outlook still sour
The country’s sugar industry remains stuck in the doldrums, thanks to a number of factors.
Carbon tax gets a muted welcome
Carbon tax gets a muted welcome
A carbon tax from June  1 this year will add 9c a litre to the petrol price and 10c to diesel. This comes on top of the recent hike of 74c a...
Slice of life: ‘Hei Café helped me thrive’
Slice of life: ‘Hei Café helped me thrive’
I came to South Africa for tertiary education after struggling for four years to get into a college in Nigeria. At first I did not like it. It was...
A market darling falls to Earth
A market darling falls to Earth
For almost two decades since EOH’s inception in the late 1990s, the IT management company was a market darling. But now buffeted by corruption...
Social media influencers must #ad it
Social media influencers must #ad it
If you’re an avid social media consumer you may have noticed a new hashtag, #ad, or the use of words such as “sponsored” or “partnership”....
SMEs, public work programmes get billions to boost jobs
SMEs, public work programmes get billions to boost jobs
Small business, specifically the Enterprise Development Agency, was allocated R480-million by Finance Minister Tito Mboweni in his budget this...