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Catholic NGO boss accused of racism and abuse in Sudan

The aid worker allegedly called his security guard a ‘slave’

​Count US In: helping young South African women reach their Dreams

The US Mission in South Africa is developing determined, resilient, empowered, Aids-free, mentored and safe young women through its Dreams programme

US gag rule ties SA’s hands

Put a stop to the policy that blocks aid to organisations offering abortion services

US threatens to cut funding to South Africa

The US said it would be 'taking names' of countries who did not vote for its resolutions at the UN

How ordinary South Africans felt the effect of an active public protector

​Thuli Madonsela’s​ tenure at the helm of the office of the public protector of South Africa has significantly ​raised the profile​ of the institution

US funding to SA includes rape and HIV projects, but regime change? No!

The treasury didn’t divert US money to persecute the president, which is just as well, because $3-billion in funding is plugging important holes

Thuli Madonsela: It’s a blatant lie that we used foreign funding

The former public protector says the funding was received by government and allocated to Chapter 9 institutions including the public protector office.

A R60m ‘African solution for an African problem’

A R60-million "African solution for an African problem" is set to benefit two-million pupils across South Africa over the next three years.

$500m of US food aid ‘lost to waste and profit’

More than 17-million more hungry people could have been reached by US-funded programmes in 2010 if "tied aid" restrictions were lifted.

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Luxor Paints loses CCMA case, must pay workers R40-m in back pay

Some of the 181 workers were dismissed for carrying sticks during a strike, others were dismissed even though they weren’t at the picket, but were deemed guilty by association

Pay-TV inquiry probes the Multichoice monopoly

Africa’s largest subscription television operator says it is under threat amid the emerging popularity of global platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime

Covid-overflow hospital in ruins as SIU investigates

A high-level probe has begun into hundreds of millions of rand spent by the Gauteng health department to refurbish a hospital that is now seven months behind schedule – and lying empty

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