Rollover Funding and MIG Spending in Sport Under Scrutiny in North West

[Parliament of South Africa] Members of the Portfolio Committee on Sport and Recreation have voiced their unhappiness with the spending of the Municipal Infrastructure Grant (MIG) and the phenomenon of rollover funding, as reported by the North West De…

[Parliament of South Africa] Members of the Portfolio Committee on Sport and Recreation have voiced their unhappiness with the spending of the Municipal Infrastructure Grant (MIG) and the phenomenon of rollover funding, as reported by the North West Department of Education and Sport Development.

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Democracy Failure – Can Civil Society Trump the System to Save South Africa?

[Daily Maverick] United States President Donald Trump, the biggest menace to humanity, has agitated a global awakening. Trump cannot be adequately challenged within the ambit of the US political system so the fightback is coming from ordinary people th…

[Daily Maverick] United States President Donald Trump, the biggest menace to humanity, has agitated a global awakening. Trump cannot be adequately challenged within the ambit of the US political system so the fightback is coming from ordinary people through mass protests and defiance campaigns. In South Africa, civil society organisations are also trying to colour outside the lines. Besides wanting to boot out President Jacob Zuma, Save South Africa says it wants to "delve into the imperfections" of how leaders are elected

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Security Guard Robbed While Collecting Cash At Filling Station

[News24Wire] The hunt is on for suspects who robbed a G4S van while a guard was collecting money at a Total garage in Tasbet Park, Emalahleni, Mpumalanga police said.

[News24Wire] The hunt is on for suspects who robbed a G4S van while a guard was collecting money at a Total garage in Tasbet Park, Emalahleni, Mpumalanga police said.

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MPs Squabble As Dlamini Skips Crucial Sassa Grants Meeting

[News24Wire] Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini did not appear for a crucial Parliamentary meeting on Wednesday to discuss her department’s pending takeover of the nationwide social grants scheme.

[News24Wire] Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini did not appear for a crucial Parliamentary meeting on Wednesday to discuss her department's pending takeover of the nationwide social grants scheme.

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KZN Public Hearings On Traditional and Khoi-San Leadership Bill Move to Umkhanyakude District Tomorrow

[Parliament of South Africa] Parliament, Tuesday 31 January 2017 – The people of UMkhanyakude district municipality in the KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) province will tomorrow, Wednesday 1 February 2017, have an opportunity to input on the draft legislation that…

[Parliament of South Africa] Parliament, Tuesday 31 January 2017 - The people of UMkhanyakude district municipality in the KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) province will tomorrow, Wednesday 1 February 2017, have an opportunity to input on the draft legislation that deals with Traditional and Khoi-San Leadership issues during the public hearings facilitated by the Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs.

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