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The Portfolio: Naftali

Naftali has just released his debut single, ‘Kea Shwa’. He tells us a bit about his music-making journey.

The List: Live and direct selections by Thandi Ntuli

The recently released Live at Jazzwerkstatt album finds pianist and composer Thandi Ntuli rearranging her material for a live, large ensemble performance. Here, she meditates on her favourite live albums over the years

Eskom’s Medupi and Kusile to cost R36bn to complete, will not be halted — Mabuza

​Construction on the issue-ridden Medupi and Kusile power stations, which began in 2007 and 2008, will go ahead

Zondo grants Van Rooyen leave to cross-examine Fuzile

During his testimony in 2018, former treasury director general said Van Rooyen arrived at treasury with a "pre-appointed adviser" in Mohamed Bobat

D-day for Moyane as court to decide his fate

Ramaphosa fired Moyane on November 1, based on the recommendation in a damning interim report from the Nugent commission

Court turns down Moyane’s bid to have Trengove recused

Moyane's legal team, led by Dali Mpofu, brought the application asking for the recusal before the court could hear the case

Momentum sticks to its guns despite outrage over R2.4m life policy claim

The insurance group rejected Nathan Ganas's policy claim after it was discovered he had high blood sugar levels

Court papers show Transnet execs ‘colluded fraudulently’

Four executives, including Siyanbonga Gama, are said to have colluded to cause Transnet to make inflated payments to a Gupta-linked company

Claims that Gordhan is racist are ‘rubbish’, court hears

Former Transnet board member Seth Radebe is seeking reinstatement to the board, in a case seen as resistance to Gordhan’s drive to overhaul SOE's

Absa revenue slightly up, Ramos optimistic after Barclays exit

Growth in retail and business banking in South Africa boosted the bank's earnings

Eskom’s R33.4bn loan deal with China Development Bank

The loan agreement was signed on Tuesday following bilateral talks between the Chinese President Xi Jinping and President Cyril Ramaphosa

Mpofu calls Moyane hearing ‘irrational and unlawful’

The disciplinary hearing of suspended SARS boss Tom Moyane got underway with his lawyer Dali Mpofu criticising its terms of reference

PIC boss Dan Matjila scorns ‘frivolous’ UDM bid to have him suspended

The head of the PIC has dismissed as baseless a court application by UDM to have him suspended from his job over corruption allegations

Ex-KPMG auditor faces charges over Gupta-firm

The Independent Regulatory Board of Auditors seeks to establish whether Jacques Wessels was 'grossly negligent on several occasions'

Mine deaths expected to hit Sibanye gold production

The damage to infrastructure at Masakhane mine following a seismic event on May 3 2018, was among the operational disturbances the company experienced

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Constitutional Court ruling on restructuring dispute is good for employers

A judgment from the apex court empowers employers to change their workers’ contracts — without consultation

KZN officials cash in on ‘danger pay for Covid-19’

Leadership failures at Umdoni local municipality in KwaZulu-Natal have caused a ‘very unhappy’ ANC PEC to fire the mayor and chief whip

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

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Introducing the new CSIR strategy and identity

This will guide the research, development and innovation organisation in its pursuit to conduct research that enables a capable state

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

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