Parliament Concludes Three-Day Visit to Eastern Cape

[Govt of SA] A statement by the National Council of Provinces’ Deputy Chairperson, Hon Raseriti Tau, at a media briefing to conclude the taking Parliament to the people report back visit to the Eastern Cape

[Govt of SA] A statement by the National Council of Provinces' Deputy Chairperson, Hon Raseriti Tau, at a media briefing to conclude the taking Parliament to the people report back visit to the Eastern Cape

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Former Sassa CEO a Victim of Dlamini’s Efforts to Absolve Herself, Inquiry Hears

[News24Wire] Ex-Sassa CEO Thokozani Magwaza was a victim of former social development minister Bathabile Dlamini’s attempted deception to try and absolve herself, his advocate Richard Solomon argued on Monday.

[News24Wire] Ex-Sassa CEO Thokozani Magwaza was a victim of former social development minister Bathabile Dlamini's attempted deception to try and absolve herself, his advocate Richard Solomon argued on Monday.

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MEC Bongiwe Mbinqo-Gigaba Launches Revamped Robert Sobukwe’s Office in Galeshewe, 21 Mar

[Govt of SA] The MEC for Department of Sport, Arts and Culture Ms. Bongiwe Mbinqo-Gigaba will honour the legacy of the late Pan Africanist Congress of Azania’s (PAC) founder Robert Mangaliso Sobukwe.

[Govt of SA] The MEC for Department of Sport, Arts and Culture Ms. Bongiwe Mbinqo-Gigaba will honour the legacy of the late Pan Africanist Congress of Azania's (PAC) founder Robert Mangaliso Sobukwe.

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Business, Labour Confident Moody’s Will Grant SA a Ratings Reprieve

[News24Wire] Business and labour say that the mood appears to be “positive” that credit ratings agency Moody’s will give South Africa a reprieve on Friday, after a three-leg international roadshow by Treasury, business and labour last week.

[News24Wire] Business and labour say that the mood appears to be "positive" that credit ratings agency Moody's will give South Africa a reprieve on Friday, after a three-leg international roadshow by Treasury, business and labour last week.

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Wild Horse Chase – How to Get Your Novel Published After 174 Rejection Slips

[Daily Maverick] Well-known magazine editor, raconteur and author David Bristow recently launched his latest non-fiction novel, Running Wild, published by Jacana Media. Not so well known is that Bristow braved 174 rejection slips from local and interna…

[Daily Maverick] Well-known magazine editor, raconteur and author David Bristow recently launched his latest non-fiction novel, Running Wild, published by Jacana Media. Not so well known is that Bristow braved 174 rejection slips from local and international publishers before he finally got the damn thing published. TIARA WALTERS speaks to him about how to stay indefatigable when it seems publishers have lost their mind -- and what makes the story of a safari horse-turned-zebra a delightful, if slightly absurd, bit of Afri

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Green Light for Netcare’s R1.3 Billion Akeso Buy

[News24Wire] The Competition Tribunal, supported by the Competition Commission, has approved the R1.3bn acquisition of Akeso Clinics by private healthcare group Netcare [JSE:NTC].

[News24Wire] The Competition Tribunal, supported by the Competition Commission, has approved the R1.3bn acquisition of Akeso Clinics by private healthcare group Netcare [JSE:NTC].

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