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Motsepe and friends donate R1-billion to fight Covid-19

The Motsepe family has called on corporations with financial means to exercise “ubuntu” by contributing money to assist the government to combat the spread of Covid-19

Botswana’s media is in crisis

COMMENT We live in a divided political environment and amid radical economic disparities. But there is one thing...

Patrice’s rainbow empire

Self-made billionaire Patrice Motsepe embraces disruption and renewables in growth strategy

​What does Brian Dames’ resignation mean for the Eskom task team?

Dames stepped down from the task team appointed by the president barely a week after it was announced amid conflict of interest claims

A genuine democracy is needed

Stability demands that those who are brutally excluded must be given a meaningful voice

Low mobile data prices forecast

A new company has launched a service that seriously challenges those of the major mobile operators

Dawn’s the time to oil the joints

It’s in the early morning that things catch up with you and force you to seek relief

Patrice Motsepe’s ARC buys all of TymeDigital bank

ARC did not say what they paid for the 90% of the shares. The bank has not officially launched yet

Motsepe: Give corporates a tax ‘break’

Mining magnate Patrice Motsepe says government should go a step further to lure investors to the country

Malema to Motsepe: ‘We are watching you’

EFF leader Julius Malema has accused businessman Patrice Motsepe of being a state capture threat.

Barcelona’s one-night stand

Seeing Barça live was riveting but some say, next time, football’s elite could be put to better use

Patrice Motsepe reveals Sundowns-Barca showdown details

The La Liga champion's visit is seen as a major score not just for the Pretoria club, but South African football as a whole

‘Not all men are successful’

Sinayo Securities celebrated its success as the only JSE listed company that had been black-owned and women-led at its inception

Patrice Motsepe’s ARM drops KPMG

​African Rainbow Minerals will no longer use the auditing company after continued allegations over the lawfulness of KPMG's conduct.

Motsepe eyes Barclays Africa stake

Mining tycoon Patrice Motsepe reportedly has his sights set on being a major player in the banking sector.

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The living nightmare of environmental activists who protest mine expansion

Last week Fikile Ntshangase was gunned down as activists fight mining company Tendele’s expansions. Community members tell the M&G about the ‘kill lists’ and the dread they live with every day

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

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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

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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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