DA Welcomes the Tax Ombud Investigation Into Refund Delays By SARS

[DA] The Democratic Alliance welcomes the announcement by the Tax Ombud, Judge Bernard Ngoepe, that he will conduct an investigation into systemic failures at the South African Revenue Service (SARS) that result in the reported delays in tax refunds.

[DA] The Democratic Alliance welcomes the announcement by the Tax Ombud, Judge Bernard Ngoepe, that he will conduct an investigation into systemic failures at the South African Revenue Service (SARS) that result in the reported delays in tax refunds.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Chief Justice Office Robbery – Justice Committee Cancel All Meetings This Week

[DA] The DA is stunned and angered that all meetings of the Committee on Justice and Correctional Services, especially the one scheduled for tomorrow, when the Office of the Chief Justice was scheduled to appear, have been cancelled at the last minute.

[DA] The DA is stunned and angered that all meetings of the Committee on Justice and Correctional Services, especially the one scheduled for tomorrow, when the Office of the Chief Justice was scheduled to appear, have been cancelled at the last minute.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cape Epic – Women’s Category a Two-Horse Race

[News24Wire] As the leading riders moved into the second half of the Absa Cape Epic on Stage 3 around Greyton on Wednesday, the race for the women’s title between teams Meerendal CBC and Ascendis Health is looking more and more likely to come down to g…

[News24Wire] As the leading riders moved into the second half of the Absa Cape Epic on Stage 3 around Greyton on Wednesday, the race for the women's title between teams Meerendal CBC and Ascendis Health is looking more and more likely to come down to good - or bad - fortune.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Borehole Drilling Progressing Steadily in Eastern Cape

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) Minister Des van Rooyen has officially handed over boreholes to the community of OR Tambo District Municipality in the Eastern Cape.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) Minister Des van Rooyen has officially handed over boreholes to the community of OR Tambo District Municipality in the Eastern Cape.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

City of Cape Town to Try Flexi-Time, Work From Home, to Reduce Gridlock

[News24Wire] The City of Cape Town will introduce flexi-hours and an option for working from home for some employees to help reduce the city’s infamous rush-hour gridlock. The city also wants bosses in private companies to consider doing the same.

[News24Wire] The City of Cape Town will introduce flexi-hours and an option for working from home for some employees to help reduce the city's infamous rush-hour gridlock. The city also wants bosses in private companies to consider doing the same.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

UN Urges Govt to Implement December Political Deal

[VOA] The United Nations said Tuesday that nearly three months after a political agreement was signed in the Democratic Republic of Congo, its implementation remains stalled, threatening security and stability.

[VOA] The United Nations said Tuesday that nearly three months after a political agreement was signed in the Democratic Republic of Congo, its implementation remains stalled, threatening security and stability.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa