Fraser Mum On New Post During Budget Meeting in Parliament

[News24Wire] New correctional services commissioner Arthur Fraser declined to comment on questions, from MPs and journalists, around his abrupt transfer to the department on Thursday.

[News24Wire] New correctional services commissioner Arthur Fraser declined to comment on questions, from MPs and journalists, around his abrupt transfer to the department on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

NPA to Make Its Own Decision On Malema Prosecution in August

[News24Wire] The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) on Thursday said that a threat to privately prosecute EFF leader Julius Malema for fraud and corruption was tantamount to interfering with the body’s work.

[News24Wire] The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) on Thursday said that a threat to privately prosecute EFF leader Julius Malema for fraud and corruption was tantamount to interfering with the body's work.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

More Hermanus Protesters Released On Bail

[GroundUp] Another 17 people arrested during recent housing protests were released on bail in Hermanus on Wednesday, according to community leader Sicelo Gxamesi. One paid bail of R500; the other 16 paid R300 each.

[GroundUp] Another 17 people arrested during recent housing protests were released on bail in Hermanus on Wednesday, according to community leader Sicelo Gxamesi. One paid bail of R500; the other 16 paid R300 each.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Current Sex Pest Teachers Can Evade New Sace Police Clearance Requirement

[DA] The announcement by the South African Council of Educators (SACE) that prospective teachers must provide a police clearance certificate before they can be registered will help in addressing the failures in the vetting of teachers.

[DA] The announcement by the South African Council of Educators (SACE) that prospective teachers must provide a police clearance certificate before they can be registered will help in addressing the failures in the vetting of teachers.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

New Sassa Cards to Be Launched Countrywide in May

[GroundUp] The first batch of new South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) grant payment cards were distributed in Worcester on Tuesday. The new cards were also distributed to small groups of beneficiaries in eight other locations in the country.

[GroundUp] The first batch of new South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) grant payment cards were distributed in Worcester on Tuesday. The new cards were also distributed to small groups of beneficiaries in eight other locations in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

DA to Request Declaratory Statement From Eskom On Coal Crisis

[DA] The DA will write to the Eskom board to request a declaratory statement on the state of the power utility’s current coal supply which is reportedly sitting below 2008 levels.

[DA] The DA will write to the Eskom board to request a declaratory statement on the state of the power utility's current coal supply which is reportedly sitting below 2008 levels.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa