Mining Charter – Zwane Granted a Delay On Review Hearing

[Daily Maverick] Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane’s mining charter threw the industry into turmoil. Despite backing the charter, he hasn’t yet been able to defend it in court, once again postponing the review application from the Chamber of M…

[Daily Maverick] Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane's mining charter threw the industry into turmoil. Despite backing the charter, he hasn't yet been able to defend it in court, once again postponing the review application from the Chamber of Mines. By GREG NICOLSON.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Dlamini Outlines Progress in Social Grants

[SAnews.gov.za] Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini says government is committed to ensuring the payment of social grants beyond March 2018 when the contract of the current payment service provider comes to an end.

[SAnews.gov.za] Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini says government is committed to ensuring the payment of social grants beyond March 2018 when the contract of the current payment service provider comes to an end.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Notes From the House – Police Services Dragging Their Heels in Skills Development

[Daily Maverick] Civil society organisations Corruption Watch and the Institute for Security Studies were concerned to know why there was no sign yet of the NDP’s proposed National Policing Board or any of the other priorities listed in the NDP to mode…

[Daily Maverick] Civil society organisations Corruption Watch and the Institute for Security Studies were concerned to know why there was no sign yet of the NDP's proposed National Policing Board or any of the other priorities listed in the NDP to modernise and transform the police services. By MOIRA LEVY.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ryan Wins Maiden Title On Sunshine Tour

[News24Wire] His father told not to push for the win in the final round of the R750,000 Sun Boardwalk Challenge on Friday, but Tyrone Ryan ignored the advice as he charged his way to a maiden Sunshine Tour victory at Humewood Golf Club.

[News24Wire] His father told not to push for the win in the final round of the R750,000 Sun Boardwalk Challenge on Friday, but Tyrone Ryan ignored the advice as he charged his way to a maiden Sunshine Tour victory at Humewood Golf Club.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Top Global Audit Firm Cleans Out Its South African Stables

[allAfrica] Cape Town -The scandal over the “capture” of the South African state by President Jacob Zuma’s friends, the Gupta family, has swept aside the South African leadership of one of the world’s “big four” audit and management consultancy firms.

[allAfrica] Cape Town -The scandal over the "capture" of the South African state by President Jacob Zuma's friends, the Gupta family, has swept aside the South African leadership of one of the world's "big four" audit and management consultancy firms.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

68 People Aboard Sinking Robben Island Ferry ‘Safely Ashore’

[News24Wire] Sixty eight passengers aboard a damaged Robben Island ferry have all been safely evacuated from the sinking vessel, authorities said on Friday afternoon.

[News24Wire] Sixty eight passengers aboard a damaged Robben Island ferry have all been safely evacuated from the sinking vessel, authorities said on Friday afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mushohwe Warns China-Bound Students On Social Media Use

[The Herald] Information, Media and Broadcasting Services Minister Dr Christopher Mushohwe has warned students going to study in China of the strict rules against social media surfing obtaining in that country and that they should behave.

[The Herald] Information, Media and Broadcasting Services Minister Dr Christopher Mushohwe has warned students going to study in China of the strict rules against social media surfing obtaining in that country and that they should behave.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe