Public Service

A humble helping hand in the NSA

'Ultimately, we're stronger when we have one common vision'

State workers must disclose crimes

​Jacob Melusi Motha has not been the only convict to work in the public service

Disintegrating state capacity is a betrayal of democracy

South Africa is repeatedly failing to live up to its declared policies because of corruption, ineptitude and political patronage

How to grow an effective public service

The National School of Government is training officials to be committed, passionate and on-board.

​State to discipline employees doing business with government

The 1 000 public servants who didn’t resign from their companies face disciplinary action or suspension under the Public Service Act.

​Don’t blame neoliberalism, blame the state

It’s not the private sector that’s failing our poor. It’s badly executed public policy that’s at fault.

State coffers have R456-million in unclaimed pensions

The Government Pensions Administration Agency is attempting to trace the beneficiaries of R456-million in pension money.

Both rich and poor are losing faith in the state

The growing black middle classes show no signs that they will behave differently from rich white folk.

Embracing Open Government

The government needs to look for dynamic, creative and innovative solutions to improve the capacity of the public sector.

Transformation challenges public sector

Governments of many developing countries continue to face serious challenges with the provision of services to citizens.

Bill aims for a better public service

Curbing costs and corruption is the focus of a much broader overhaul, minister says.

Public service system needs overhaul

The Public Service Commission this week told Parliament that the system of recruitment of heads of government departments needed a "rethink".

Press Releases

MTN unveils TikTok bundles

Customised MTN TikTok data bundles are available to all prepaid customers on *136*2#.

Marketers need to reinvent themselves

Marketing is an exciting discipline, offering the perfect fit for individuals who are equally interested in business, human dynamics and strategic thinking. But the...

Upskill yourself to land your dream job in 2020

If you received admission to an IIE Higher Certificate qualification, once you have graduated, you can articulate to an IIE Diploma and then IIE Bachelor's degree at IIE Rosebank College.

South Africans unsure of what to expect in 2020

Almost half (49%) of South Africans, 15 years and older, agree or strongly agree that they view 2020 with optimism.

KZN teacher educators jet off to Columbia University

A group of academics were selected as participants of the programme focused on PhD completion, mobility, supervision capacity development and the generation of high-impact research.

New-style star accretion bursts dazzle astronomers

Associate Professor James O Chibueze and Dr SP van den Heever are part of an international team of astronomers studying the G358-MM1 high-mass protostar.

2020 risk outlook: Use GRC to build resilience

GRC activities can be used profitably to develop an integrated risk picture and response, says ContinuitySA.

MTN voted best mobile network

An independent report found MTN to be the best mobile network in SA in the fourth quarter of 2019.