BLSA Suspends ‘Corrupt’ Eskom and Transnet

[News24Wire] Business Leadership South Africa on Thursday booted out state-owned entities Eskom and Transnet for their involvement in corruption and state capture with immediate effect.

[News24Wire] Business Leadership South Africa on Thursday booted out state-owned entities Eskom and Transnet for their involvement in corruption and state capture with immediate effect.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

New Nelson Mandela Bay Stars CEO Keen to Make an Impact

[News24Wire] Passionate about the game, newly appointed Nelson Mandela Bay Stars chief executive Sean Morris will be aiming to add his own brand of expertise as the franchise strive to make an impact on the inaugural T20 Global League.

[News24Wire] Passionate about the game, newly appointed Nelson Mandela Bay Stars chief executive Sean Morris will be aiming to add his own brand of expertise as the franchise strive to make an impact on the inaugural T20 Global League.

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Louw and Birkett Back to Defend Fish Crown

[News24Wire] Having romped to an impressive K2 title in 2015, Andy Birkett and Greg Louw will return to Cradock for the 2017 Fish River Canoe Marathon eyeing another shot at taking home the title from October 6-7.

[News24Wire] Having romped to an impressive K2 title in 2015, Andy Birkett and Greg Louw will return to Cradock for the 2017 Fish River Canoe Marathon eyeing another shot at taking home the title from October 6-7.

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NDP Youth Ambassadors to Hit the Streets of SA

[SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation (DPME) will today launch the National Development Plan (NDP) Youth Brand Ambassador Programme for young entrepreneurs in Johannesburg.

[SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation (DPME) will today launch the National Development Plan (NDP) Youth Brand Ambassador Programme for young entrepreneurs in Johannesburg.

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By-Elections – IFP Retains Endumeni in KwaZulu-Natal, but Still a Good Night for ANC

[Daily Maverick] The Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) held off a strong challenge from the African National Congress (ANC) to retain a ward in eNdumeni in KwaZulu-Natal. This meant that the ANC was unable to regain power in eNdumeni. The ANC held the other …

[Daily Maverick] The Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) held off a strong challenge from the African National Congress (ANC) to retain a ward in eNdumeni in KwaZulu-Natal. This meant that the ANC was unable to regain power in eNdumeni. The ANC held the other two seats contested last night. By WAYNE SUSSMAN.

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International Right to Know Day Statement – No to Internet Shutdowns!

[R2K] To mark the 2017 International Right to Know Day, Right2Know Campaign will hold pickets at the embassies of the Republic of Cameroon and the Republic of Togo in Pretoria from 11am to 1pm. Right2Know Campaign will also hold dialogues on Internet F…

[R2K] To mark the 2017 International Right to Know Day, Right2Know Campaign will hold pickets at the embassies of the Republic of Cameroon and the Republic of Togo in Pretoria from 11am to 1pm. Right2Know Campaign will also hold dialogues on Internet Freedom and online censorship in Cape Town and Durban on this day. The actions by Right2Know Campaign occur against the background of internet disruptions in at least eleven African countries in 2016. The number of disruptions this year, as of September 2017, is sev

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Leyds, Louw Start for Boks

[News24Wire] A first Test start for Dillyn Leyds and Francois Louw ‘s inclusion in the back row are two of the four changes to the Springbok squad to face the Wallabies in Saturday’s important Rugby Championship match in Bloemfontein.

[News24Wire] A first Test start for Dillyn Leyds and Francois Louw 's inclusion in the back row are two of the four changes to the Springbok squad to face the Wallabies in Saturday's important Rugby Championship match in Bloemfontein.

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Labour Postpones Grayston Bridge Inquiry to July 2018

[Govt of SA] Following a two-day sitting of the Commission of inquiry into the Grayston Drive/M1 pedestrian and cyclist structural bridge collapse, the Commissioner, Lennie Samuel decided to postpone it until July 2, 2018 at which stage 20 more witness…

[Govt of SA] Following a two-day sitting of the Commission of inquiry into the Grayston Drive/M1 pedestrian and cyclist structural bridge collapse, the Commissioner, Lennie Samuel decided to postpone it until July 2, 2018 at which stage 20 more witnesses could be called to testify.

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