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Cape quakes no concern for Koeberg

Last week’s tremor has anti-nuclear campaigners questioning the safety of Koeberg, although the nuclear facility said the plant is designed to sustain a magnitude-seven earthquake

Koeberg could power on to 2044

After three decades’ use, South Africa’s only nuclear power plant could see its lifespan extended by 20 years — despite objections

State agency lies about exec ‘purge’

South Africa’s animal vaccine agency said staff fled to avoid blame, but its CEO had in fact paid them to leave

Bosasa to Maimane: ‘No record of R500k contract with Andile Ramphosa’

​Bosasa has replied to DA leader Mmusi Maimane, denying the existence of a contract with President Ramaphosa's son, Andile Ramaphosa

Bosasa saga: DA calls for full-scale investigation

On Friday the president said the donation by Bosasa CEO Gavin Watson was received without his knowledge in October 2017

DA applies for access to Andile Ramaphosa’s Bosasa contract

President Ramaphosa said he’s seen the contract and his son denies receiving any payments from Bosasa

China’s R370bn ‘gift’ demands scrutiny

Africa is happy to replace its former Western colonisers’ with China’s investments — but the ‘win-win’ mantra doesn’t always stand up to examination

Right2Know requests Moerane Commission report be made public

The advocacy group says the premier must release the documents within 30 days or give valid reasons why he cannot

Read the damning SIU report on Gauteng health department corruption

Civil servants and politicians have been implicated in graft amounting to over R1-billion

ConCourt confirms voters have the right to be informed on private political funding

High Court Judge Yasmin Shenaz Meer ruled last year that Parliament had 18 months to rectify the "inconsistencies" in the PAIA

Tiger Brands may never know how listeria entered its plant

The food brand is still waiting for data from authorities that would definitively show whether its products are connected to the deadly crisis

WATCH LIVE: Ad hoc committee on the funding of political parties reports to parly

Parliament conducted its own ad hoc committee process to review how political parties are funded

​DA to come after Gupta-linked companies with fraudulent BBBEE certificates

Three companies submitted their BBBEE certificates to Eskom to secure contracts and meet internal procurement criteria during the course of 2016.

Bankers give Guptas extra time to keep records secret

Law stretched to protect Saxonwold family as wolves circle.

Court rules voters must know who funds parties: What happens next?

The high court has ruled that political parties must reveal the sources of their funding, after years of Parliament failing to impose real regulations

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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

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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