Labour Federation Joins March to Oust President Jacob Zuma

[GroundUp] The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) has called on its 200,000 members to join the march to Parliament in Cape Town on Monday 7 August. The protest, organised by a civil society coalition called #UniteBehind, will call for the…

[GroundUp] The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) has called on its 200,000 members to join the march to Parliament in Cape Town on Monday 7 August. The protest, organised by a civil society coalition called #UniteBehind, will call for the removal of President Jacob Zuma. The next day (8 August), a no-confidence vote in Zuma will be held in Parliament, and opposition political parties will lead a march to Parliament.

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Minister Malusi Gigaba Orders Forensic Investigation Into Tegeta Report

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Finance Malusi Gigaba has directed National Treasury to undertake a forensic investigation into the Tegeta report which was handed over to the Standing Committee on Public Accounts (SCOPA). DG signed off for the forensic in…

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Finance Malusi Gigaba has directed National Treasury to undertake a forensic investigation into the Tegeta report which was handed over to the Standing Committee on Public Accounts (SCOPA). DG signed off for the forensic investigation on the 26th of July 2017.

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Gauteng Health Pays National Health Laboratory Services

[Govt of SA] The Gauteng Department of Health has paid the National Health Laboratory Services (NHLS) R398 million from 1 April 2017 to date. With effect from 1 April 2017 to 31 July 2017 the department has been paying NHLS R106 million per month.

[Govt of SA] The Gauteng Department of Health has paid the National Health Laboratory Services (NHLS) R398 million from 1 April 2017 to date. With effect from 1 April 2017 to 31 July 2017 the department has been paying NHLS R106 million per month.

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Two to Undergo Two Life Imprisonment Sentences for Rape

[SAPS] The Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit has welcomed the sentencing and conviction of Mzukisi Bonani (29) to two life imprisonment by the Bhisho High Court yesterday (03 August 2017).

[SAPS] The Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit has welcomed the sentencing and conviction of Mzukisi Bonani (29) to two life imprisonment by the Bhisho High Court yesterday (03 August 2017).

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KZN Health MEC to Make Submissions On Cancer Crisis

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance staged a picket outside the KwaZulu-Natal legislature on Friday, ahead of a special health portfolio committee meeting about the province’s oncology crisis.

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance staged a picket outside the KwaZulu-Natal legislature on Friday, ahead of a special health portfolio committee meeting about the province's oncology crisis.

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Cronje – Crusaders Have Vulnerabilities

[News24Wire] Ross Cronje , man of the match in the Lions’ already famous semi-final win over the Hurricanes in Johannesburg last weekend, believes the Lions have identified a couple of weak spots in the Crusaders’ game ahead of Saturday’s Super Rugby f…

[News24Wire] Ross Cronje , man of the match in the Lions' already famous semi-final win over the Hurricanes in Johannesburg last weekend, believes the Lions have identified a couple of weak spots in the Crusaders' game ahead of Saturday's Super Rugby final.

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Labour On Campaign to Pay Ex-Mineworkers Their Benefits in Thaba-Nchu, 7 to 11 Aug

[Govt of SA] The Department of Labour’s Unemployment Insurance Fund will be embarking on a campaign to pay ex-mineworkers their benefits. These are the unemployment benefits which are yet to be claimed by ex-mineworkers from the Fund.

[Govt of SA] The Department of Labour's Unemployment Insurance Fund will be embarking on a campaign to pay ex-mineworkers their benefits. These are the unemployment benefits which are yet to be claimed by ex-mineworkers from the Fund.

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Jeep Involved in Hijack and Murder of Rhythm City Star Found in Ivory Park

[News24Wire] A black Jeep involved in the attempted hijacking and murder of Rhythm City actor Dumi Masilela has been found abandoned in Ivory Park, east of Johannesburg, Gauteng police said on Friday.

[News24Wire] A black Jeep involved in the attempted hijacking and murder of Rhythm City actor Dumi Masilela has been found abandoned in Ivory Park, east of Johannesburg, Gauteng police said on Friday.

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Minister Angie Motshekga Meets Klipspruit West Community to Resolve School Impasse

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Basic Education, Mrs Angie Motshekga, has noted with appreciation, the resolution reached between the Gauteng Department of Education and the community of Eldorado Park regarding the matter affecting Klipspruit West Seconda…

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Basic Education, Mrs Angie Motshekga, has noted with appreciation, the resolution reached between the Gauteng Department of Education and the community of Eldorado Park regarding the matter affecting Klipspruit West Secondary School.

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