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Campaigning by billboard

Political posters persuade the undecided, rally supporters to a cause and get the public to vote

#ANC107: ANC undertakes to create jobs, end state capture

According to President Ramaphosa, the ANC's manifesto details an opportunity to return South Africa to a path of transformation and development

South Africa risks becoming ‘mafia state’, warns Ramaphosa

Deputy President calls for corruption probe in race to ANC elections in December.

WATCH Live: ANC Siyanqoba final rally in preparation for #LGE2016

The ANC is wrapping up its #LGE2016 campaign with Siyanqoba rally Sunday at Ellis Park Stadium. President Zuma delivers the keynote address.

Cyril Ramaphosa gets Northern Cape ANC members amped for elections

The ANC deputy president has made some big promises to Northern Cape residents if their vote helps the party achieve its goal of a majority win.

What to read into the ANC’s promises on education

The ANC election manifesto has big, ambitious ideas for education, but can the party deliver on them?

ANC, experts respond to ‘Step Up Your Hustle’ campaign

Following an M&G columnist questioning the ANC using the word "hustle" in its campaign posters, political parties have responded to the controversy.

ANC rules National Assembly, but misses two-thirds

In the final tally, the African National Congress dominates the National Assembly but misses its two-thirds majority by an inch.

Making the list

Getting gender parity on the party lists has become an essential balancing act. Rapule Tabane reports.

Football lessons from Motlanthe

Niren Tolsi on President Kgalema Motlanthe's recent visit to a small KZN community: refreshing, no promises, but an activist vision of South Africa.

Fight for right to meet and not teach

SADTU in Gauteng Central is defying calls by education minister Naledi Pandor and ANC to refrain from holding political meetings during school hours.

ANC takes flight

The ANC revolution will be televised, starting this weekend, on SABC and

No convicts please, we’re ANC

Matuma Letsoalo interviewed Fikile Mbalula, head of campaigns for the ANC and a former leader of the ANC Youth League.

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Scores die in Western Cape’s deadly taxi tit-for-tat

Forty-three people were shot dead in the first six months of this year in the Western Cape’s intractable taxi violence, while close to 100 have been arrested and 40 are on court rolls in connection with the conflict

Ingonyama Trust Board moves to retrench staff

More than 50 workers at the Ingonyama Trust Board have been issued section 189 notices

Solar stuck where sun don’t shine: State spends R289m to store solar water heaters

The national solar water heater programme is set to take off once again this year, but meanwhile the government is spending millions on storing heaters that have yet to be installed

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NSTF-South32 Awards

All of the awards are made for outstanding contributions to science, engineering, technology and innovation in South Africa

The benefits of being a GEMS member

The scheme offers comprehensive and affordable healthcare options to all public service employees and greater access to better healthcare

The evolution of South Africa’s savings culture

A common misconception is that you need a lot of money to start saving, but this is simply not true – you can start with R50

Tobacco producers welcome new research confirming that cigarette ban has failed

Every day that goes by shows the importance of getting rid of this ban and going back to producing and selling cigarettes as we were before

Cost increases sharing of cigarettes

Many people are questioning whether the ban on tobacco in South Africa is not in fact having the opposite effect of that intended

How to tell if you have a hidden contact centre in your business

The important thing to remember is that a contact centre is defined less by the physical space it occupies and more by the customer experience it delivers

Accessing health and justice in a time of Covid-19

The similarities between the HIV epidemic and the Covid-19 pandemic are hard to ignore – the most obvious is the level of premature deaths caused by both

Position of the African Blood Regulators Forum on the use of Convalescent Plasma in Africa as a potential therapy for Covid-19

A potential treatment for Covid-19 is the transfusion of convalescent plasma collected from those who have recovered from into those who are still affected

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