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Communications committee invites nominations to fill SABC board

In recent weeks, four board members resigned – Mathatha Tsedu, Krish Naidoo, deputy chairperson Khanyisile Kweyama and John Mattison

​High fences and unworthy foreigners: Anti-poor immigration plans and rhetoric in SA

Fear-mongering and dehumanisation of the other – particularly the powerless and poor foreign other – are the order of the day in South Africa

Guptas show what home affairs can do

'I am confident Gigaba will demonstrate that the section 5(9)(a) process is indeed meritocratic'

Trade Unions want urgent answers on how free education will work

NTEU believes in free higher education, but the staff guiding students through their education should also be considered and informed.

Universities’ body discourages walk-ins

Zuma announced in December that free education would be provided for poor and working class first-year students starting this year.

Why mere knowledge transfer fails

States and academics must collaborate or risk foreign experts taking over policy making

Letters to the editor: October 27 to November 2 2017

Readers write in about Ahmed Timol, the issues that hinder students' success, and President Zuma's statue in Nigeria

Just who manages DGs is disputed

Mkuseli Apelni has challenged his ex-minister’s decision to suspend him, saying it’s Zuma’s job

SACP: Zuma’s reshuffle is a ‘direct attack’ on us

The South African Communist Party has condemned the president's latest Cabinet reshuffle as a "factional removal" and "direct attack".

Muthambi latest Cabinet minister to suspend top officials

Muthambi announced on Sunday the suspension of her chief financial officer and a deputy director general.

Minister lashes DG’s suspension claims

Minister of Home Affairs Hlengiwe Mkhize has denied asking director general Mkuseli Apleni to help settle her son’s legal battles

Home Affairs DG won’t go quietly

Minister Hlengiwe Mkhize says a breakdown of trust led to Mkuseli Apleni’s sudden suspension

Home Affairs DG placed on ‘precautionary suspension’

Home Affairs Minister Hlengiwe Mkhize announced the suspension in a one-line statement on Monday afternoon. No reason was given.

Letters to the editor: August 21 to 25 2017

Readers write in about Minister Hlengiwe Mkhize and accountability, and the ANC constitution

Gigaba dodges accountability on Guptas’ citizenship

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba dodged accountability on the naturalisation of some members the Gupta family in Parliament on Tuesday.

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Pay-TV inquiry probes the Multichoice monopoly

Africa’s largest subscription television operator says it is under threat amid the emerging popularity of global platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime

Covid-overflow hospital in ruins as SIU investigates

A high-level probe has begun into hundreds of millions of rand spent by the Gauteng health department to refurbish a hospital that is now seven months behind schedule – and lying empty

​No apology or comfort as another Marikana mother dies without justice

Nomawethu Ma’Bhengu Sompeta, whose funeral will be held this weekend, was unequivocal in calling out the government for its response to the Marikana massacre

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