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Yet another deadline for broadcast digital migration

After six bumpy years the communications ministry is determined the project will be completed by March 22

Embattled SAA is set to receive balance of R10bn funding

Salary arrears owed to SAA staff will be paid by 19 February, and the public enterprises department commits to reskilling affected employees.

Motsoaledi blames ‘porous’ and ‘rotten’ borders for Bushiris’ escape

Home affairs minister admits South Africa has weak borders, and that the Bushiris had 10 passports between them

Denel’s secret R6.3bn export deal

The state defence company is fired up about the large contract but is keeping mum on the details

Gigaba to consult lawyers on leaked Eskom report

The minister has insisted that he is the victim of a 'smear campaign'

MPs call for Gigaba testimony after home affairs minister, DG fail to appear

Citing a schedule conflict, Hlengiwe Mkhize and Mkuseli Apleni failed to testify before a parliamentary portfolio committee.

Transport minister admits to faulty e-toll billing system

Sanral has been ordered to fix billing problems related to the Gauteng e-toll system, says Transport Minister Dipuo Peters.

Portfolio committee unhappy with low SAPS detection sights for serious crimes

Fictional super-sleuth Sherlock Holmes aimed to solve 100% of his cases, but SA Police Service detectives have their sights set much lower.

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Judicial committee orders Mogoeng to apologise for SA-Israel remarks

The JCC said that by the chief justice straying into politics, he breached the judicial conduct code and ordered him to issue an apology and retraction

‘Doctors’ wives’ jump Covid queue

Private doctors and civilians have been exploiting gaps in the public health system to get vaccinated

Ithala fails to act against board chairperson over PPE scandal

Morar asked to settle with the state and pay back the profit he made on an irregular tender

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