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Let communities choose

The evidence of dysfunctionality at local government level is the service delivery protests emerging everywhere -- almost in a coordinated fashion.

DA and Cope go on first date

The DA said it would give Cope until June next year to show its commitment to a possible coalition.

Trevor and the ‘vision thing’

Richard Calland's open letter to the minister in the presidency: national planning, Trevor Manuel.

A shove to the right

Not so long ago the ANC leadership saw it as a duty to enact that law, however unpopular it might have been, but that seems to have changed.

Thicker than blood

Jacob Zuma's visit to Angola did much to warm relations between the two countries, but some things were left unsaid.

Odendaal parts ways with Cope

Congress of the People (Cope) second deputy president Lynda Odendaal on Tuesday resigned from both the party and Parliament.

Province takes on minister

Alleged political instability may require intervention at a higher level. Mmanaledi Mataboge reports .

Navigating the corridors of power

The <i>M&G</i>'s <i>A-Z of South African Politics</i> is an all-new edition of this best-selling guide for navigating the corridors of power.

Solidarity wins

Under Thabo Mbeki, South Africa's relations with the outside world were dictated by a combination of economic opportunism and anti-imperialist posturi

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Ramaphosa issues instruction on Western Cape Covid-19 numbers

President Cyril Ramaphosa has issued an instruction to the Western Cape government to recruit more staff to stem the Covid-19 tide

Capture claims plague new private-security bargaining council

Unhappy members of the National Bargaining Council for the Private Security Sector say corporate governance standards are being flouted

A lifeline for the homeless people in eThekwini

eThekwini plans to retain permanent and safe open spaces for people with nowhere to sleep

Press Releases

Automotive Industry and Covid-19

Many rental fleets are no longer operational and their usually well-maintained cars are entering the market in big numbers

The fourth industrial revolution: It works for UJ

Huge advances in technology make training and the application of medical knowledge better, faster and more widely accessible

PPS Webinar 4: Asset Protection in Times of Uncertainty

The Covid-19 crisis means people are spending more time at home, so they expect different packages from their insurance companies

International Partnerships are key for Africa during Covid-19

Perhaps this pandemic is the jolt that we needed to strengthen intra-country collaboration and revive international friendships

Auditor-General of South Africa seeks request for information

Suitably qualified and experienced vendors are sought to supply tools to assist in the support of financial statement audits

Former bursary student hits a six and lands top job at WPCA

Thuthuka Bursary recipient Tennyson Botes decided to make a difference in his community — and he's doing exactly that

SANRAL to professionalise its finance division with world-class professional accounting designations

'It is about how I can get my staff to acquire more skills and sharpen those skills that they already have,' says SANRAL CFO Inge Mulder

Empowering his people to unleash their potential

'Being registered as an AGA(SA) means you are capable of engineering an idea and turning it into money,' says Raymond Mayekisa

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