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Zuma recommends SAA to all travelers after flight to New York

Zuma recommends SAA to all travelers after flight to New York

President Jacob Zuma has endorsed national carrier, South African Airways (SAA), following a flight to attend the United Nations General Assembly, in New York.

Government - By Staff Writer | 17 September, 2016
‘We have someone in power who is not honourable’ – struggle stalwart

‘We have someone in power who is not honourable’ – struggle stalwart

Struggle icon Zak Yacoob said that he would gladly go to the grave opposing President Jacob Zuma. Yacoob was speaking at a fundraising dinner for former deputy commissioner Ivan Pillay in Durban on Friday night.

Government - By News24Wire | 17 September, 2016
New revelations in SA nuclear deal

New revelations in SA nuclear deal

The department of energy was tight-lipped on Friday over the awarding of a tender for the controversial nuclear build programme to the son of a close friend of President Jacob Zuma.

Government - By News24Wire | 16 September, 2016
5 things you need to know in South Africa today

5 things you need to know in South Africa today

Another ANC official speaks out against the Hawks case against Gordhan; South Africa’s nuclear plan is based on outdated information; Moody’s is not keen on all the political infighting going on; and Outa moves in the unlicenced financier that almost scored R256 million from SAA.

Government - By Staff Writer | 16 September, 2016
The DA has an alternative Presidential Handbook – here’s what’s inside

The DA has an alternative Presidential Handbook – here’s what’s inside

The Democratic Alliance has on Thursday proposed a new cost-cutting alternative Presidential Handbook.

Government - By Staff Writer | 15 September, 2016
Madonsela promises Gupta report before stepping down as Public Protector

Madonsela promises Gupta report before stepping down as Public Protector

A report on the Gupta family will be ready before outgoing Public Protector Thuli Madonsela finishes her term, she said on Wednesday.

Government - By News24Wire | 15 September, 2016
No more tenders behind closed doors: Tshwane mayor

No more tenders behind closed doors: Tshwane mayor

Mayor Solly Msimanga has on Thursday opened the tender process in Tshwane, to make it transparent and open to scrutiny.

Government - By Staff Writer | 15 September, 2016
Failure to pay invoices within 30 days is financial misconduct

Failure to pay invoices within 30 days is financial misconduct

Deputy Minister in the Presidency responsible for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation, Buti Manamela, says a failure to pay invoices within 30 days is a financial misconduct.

Finance, Government - By SA News | 15 September, 2016
Treasury calls for free sanitary pads

Treasury calls for free sanitary pads

National Treasury has told members of Parliament that instead of exempting a VAT tax on sanitary pads, government departments should budget for them and give them away to members of the public, including schools, for free.

Government - By Gareth Vorster | 15 September, 2016
5 things you need to know in South Africa today

5 things you need to know in South Africa today

SARS head gets grilled over his second in command’s allegedly dodgy dealings; ratings agencies hone in on Eskom and Sanral over governance issues; and Transnet is suing Futuregrowth for saying mean things about it – here’s what is happening in SA today (15 September)

Business, Government - By Staff Writer | 15 September, 2016
This is how much of your money government has wasted this year

This is how much of your money government has wasted this year

The South African public has been bombarded with media reports about government projects or branches using up millions, and often billions of rands of taxpayers’ money.

Government - By Staff Writer | 14 September, 2016
Presidency clarifies Zuma jet claims

Presidency clarifies Zuma jet claims

The Presidency has reiterated that it prefers to use aircraft within the South African Air Force (SAAF) fleet to transport the President and Deputy President of the country.

Government - By SA News | 14 September, 2016
Government has created 2.3 million jobs in the last 5 years

Government has created 2.3 million jobs in the last 5 years

Government has created more than 2.3 million jobs through various incentives in the past five years, says the Department of Trade and Industry (dti).

Government - By SA News | 14 September, 2016
Hawks probe aims to remove Gordhan: ANC economics head

Hawks probe aims to remove Gordhan: ANC economics head

Enoch Godongwana, who leads the African National Congress economics committee, has backed Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.

Government - By News24Wire | 14 September, 2016
Government’s plan to avert ratings downgrade

Government’s plan to avert ratings downgrade

Government has several measures in place to ensure that the country averts a ratings downgrade, President Jacob Zuma said on Tuesday.

Government - By SA News | 14 September, 2016
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