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Provincial breakdown of crime statistics places the Western Cape front and centre

Ten of South Africa's police stations which record the highest number of murders are found in the Western Cape, seven in Gauteng and six in KZN.

The Constitution is a social contract – Gordhan

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan said on Monday that the ANC needs to rediscover and reclaim its original purpose.

Botswana appeals court judge had several offshore accounts – #PanamaLeaks

Several African leaders have been linked to the Panama Papers leak, including the president of the Court of Appeal in Botswana.

Umkhonto weSizwe chair took Gupta’s money – Mentor

Facebook famous former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor has hit back at the UKMVA chair, saying he pocketed millions of rands meant for anti-apartheid fighters.

National Assembly acted incorrectly on Nkandla – ConCourt

Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng said on Thursday that the NA's resolution to set aside the Public Protector's report on Nkandla is invalid.

ANC must deal with ‘arrogance’ of the Guptas once and for all – Jackson Mthembu

The former ANC spokesperson lashed out at the politically connected Gupta family following Mcebisi Jonas's explosive announcement.

Guptas could face disciplinary charges from ANC branch

It was confirmed on Wednesday night that members of the Gupta family are ANC members, and therefore may be subject to disciplinary action.

McBride questions evidence that led to Dramat’s suspension

The suspended Ipid head further claimed that there was interference in the case on the part of former crime intelligence boss Richard Mdluli.

Gordhan responds to Hawks’ “threats”

South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan responded on Tuesday to what he described as a "threatening" statement from the Hawks.

Zuma’s message to SA: Stop exaggerating our problems

President Jacob Zuma implored people not to resort to apartheid-era struggle methods to disrupt government, during his Reconciliation Day speech.

Thousands expected at #ZumaMustFall protests

Despite President Jacob Zuma's bid to rectify things after firing former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene, support remains for him to step down.

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Durban city manager says NPA erred in his bail conditions

The corruption-fraught metro is coming to grips with having a municipal manager who is on bail for graft, yet has returned to work

SA justice delays extradition of paedophile to UK

Efforts to bring Lee Nigel Tucker to justice have spanned 16 years and his alleged victims have waited for 30 years

Johannesburg cannot police its future

South Africa’s biggest city is ground zero for debates about the long-term effectiveness and constitutionality of militarised urban policing and how we imagine the post-Covid city

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Itec serves up high-tech integrated surveillance system for family food company

The system includes facial recognition software and a thermal screening solution that will provide instant temperature screening of all employees

Transport Month

An infrastructure-led recovery will help to stimulate demand in the South African economy, which is vital post the Covid-19 pandemic

Limpopo’s Economic Recovery Plan to fight Covid-19 impact

Billions have been set aside to help farmers and industries get back on their feet as part of the Limpopo Socio-Economic Recovery Plan

Disrupt the corrupt

Whistle-blowers should be seen as real heroes in the fight against corruption and we need a change in culture for this to happen

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

The financial decisions made during your life journey, and their impact on your retirement outcome

The longer you save towards retirement the larger your retirement savings are expected to be due to the effect of compounding interest

In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

'Make interest rates zero and inflation goes up and then people save less – we need savings to fund investment in this country'

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