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Cosatu ‘shop stewards for the Guptas’, says Numsa president

At a workers' summit held in Ekurhuleni on Saturday, at least 30 unions nationwide attended and discussed the need for a new trade union federation.

Numsa: There’s no good story to tell about SA’s poor

Numsa members at a national bargaining conference have heard that the lives of working class people in SA have not changed for the better since 1994.

Gatvol Numsa cuts ties with ANC

Cosatu's largest affiliate, the National Union of Metalworkers' of South Africa, will not campaign for the ANC next year nor support them financially.

Ramaphosa must answer for ‘premeditated’ Marikana killings

A speaker at Numsa's special congress, Sakhela Buhlungu, says ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa has to answer for the Marikana massacre.

Numsa pledges allegiance to Vavi

Numsa's president says the union will stand by suspended Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi, who was "isolated by forces of darkness".

Cosatu not invited to Numsa special congress

Cosatu sent greetings to the Numsa special congress but stopped short of supporting the event after not being invited to address delegates.

Numsa president: Zuma benefited from Nkandla, he must resign

Numsa's newly elected president says the union should call for Jacob Zuma's resignation, adding the Nkandla saga was a blight on Madiba's legacy.

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Demolition of hope in Hangberg

The City of Cape Town in June twice knocked down structures on land allocated for other purposes. The city says these were not evictions; residents ask why no police are available for rapes and murders

Sassa disses disability grant applicants

Towards the end of level four of the lockdown, Sassa offices reopened for applications for old age pensions and childcare and foster care grants, but not for disability grants

Corruption allegations: It’s a family affair at Dihlabeng municipality

The mayor, her relatives and their friends keep landing lucrative tenders and using state resources. Yet Lindiwe Makhalema has failed to declare the list of her relationships with people and companies benefiting from the municipality

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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

Eleven ways to protect yourself against fraud

While financial services firms work continuously to improve security, fraudsters are always devising new plans to circumvent the latest safety measures

Security and Compliance Evolution in the Data Revolution

Organisations must adopt a risk-based approach to compliance and rely on technology to mitigate that risk and on people and process controls as well

Covid-19 vs Child Nutrition

Children are being impacted severely across the world because of things such as reduced immunisation as health services prioritise treating Covid-19 cases

MTN’s network innovation sees 5G launched at 100 sites countrywide

MTN South Africa has launched its widely accessible 5G network – the first of MTN’s 21 operations across Africa and the Middle East

Economic ramifications of Covid-19

There is an opportunity for business and government in collaboration to galvanise and work together, and present ourselves as a viable destination for investment

BCX empowers its finance staff with professional accounting qualifications

'For the finance function to go beyond the numbers we need to be professional and we cannot leave out the financial control experts'

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