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Magda Wierzycka on why she opted out of ‘Davos in the desert’

The alarming disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi has prompted other attendees to pull out of the event

Mcebisi Jonas joins boards of Sygnia and Northam Platinum

On Monday, Mcebisi Jonas became an non-executive director for Northam Platinum and investment management company Sygnia

Magda Wierzycka takes on JSE over ‘dubious’ listings

The Cape Town based executive wants the JSE to be held accountable for failing to protect investors’ interests

Resilient’s accusers aren’t backing down

Investigations into the trading of Resilient shares by the JSE and the Financial Sector Conduct Authority are still underway

Things are not that bad but Ramaphosa has work to do

Although business and confidence levels may be high, Ramaphosa has to tackle a 26.7% youth unemployment rate and soaring inequality levels.

Head of police ‘discouraging people’ from offering rewards for Gupta arrests

The police did not want independent reward offers to be made as "it might endanger the suspect, the lookalike and general public"

Bankers give Guptas extra time to keep records secret

Law stretched to protect Saxonwold family as wolves circle.

Zuma, Guptas to be sued to recover billions lost in Eskom looting

The Helen Suzman Foundation and Magda Wierzycka say their action is necessary in the “absence of action” by law enforcement agencies.

KPMG suffers another blow on #GuptaLeaks fallout

KPMG has been widely criticised for not probing the R30-million payment used to fund the now infamous Gupta wedding

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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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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

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

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BCX empowers its finance staff with professional accounting qualifications

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