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TUT gears up for 4IR

It was recently ranked the number one university of technology on the African continent

Tax Ombud saves South Africans millions of rands

But Ngoepe wants even more independence for his office

Addressing youth unemployment

The Ekurhuleni Youth Summit and Career Expo was held last week at the Birchwood Hotel in Ekurhuleni

Bursaries and university to upskill youth

Progress made in the planning of the Ekurhuleni Applied Sciences and Technology University

Youth participation in the green economy

The green economy has great potential to create employment

Ekurhuleni commits to pro-poor agenda with progressive budget

The budget was informed by the views of the residents

Cosatu rifts may impact on ANC’s elections coffers

Divisions in Cosatu have forced the federation to temporarily withhold its budgeted R8-million for the ANC's election campaign.

ANC: Who’s afraid of EFF and Agang?

New kids on the block, the EFF and Agang SA, are taking chunks out of the ANC's youth base and middle class, an election survey has found.

Raid on Mandela charities blocked

The Hawks have demanded the bank statements of those linked to Nelson Mandela's charities after an initial plan to raid their offices was thwarted.

Numsa issues ANC with NDP ultimatum

The National Union Metalworkers of South Africa will not campaign for the ANC unless the National Development Plan is scrapped, insists Irvin Jim.

Vavi’s exile will break Cosatu

The isolation of Cosatu's general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi is said to foreshadow a split in trade union federation's ranks.

Cosatu’s Vavi put on indefinite special leave

Cosatu boss Zwelinzima Vavi has been put on special leave following a central executive committee meeting.

Malema vows to ‘expose’ Sars

"I am being treated as a special case. Rules do not apply to me," Julius Malema told the Mail & Guardian .

Qunu worried with no word on Mandela

Residents of Nelson Mandela's home say they are worried after no more news was released on the former statesman's condition.

Vavi lives to fight another day

Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi may have survived a bid to oust him at this week's trade union federation meeting, but faces a new battle.

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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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Debt management amid Covid-19 and beyond

This webinar on Debt Management, sponsored by Debt Rescue, had its experts share a practical approach to debt management amid this crisis and beyond

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

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